Season’s Creepings!

ALL BRUSHES 11X17

This is one of my favorite times of year, and I’m really excited about the spooky fun planned over the next few weeks.  I hope you’ll join me for one of these Halloween-themed shows!

Friday, October 20, 2017: Naked Girls Reading DC Present Something Wicked at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  The 6th anniversary of Naked Girls Reading DC!  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3086196

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Addams Family Burlesque and Variety.  Your favorite spooky, kooky family as you’ve never seen them before, in Charm City at Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St, Baltimore, MD.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm.  Tickets: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1565987?utm_source=fbTfly&utm_medium=ampOfficialEvent

Friday, October 27, 2017: Scary Tales: A Grimm Night of Burlesque at Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm.  Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scary-tales-a-grimm-night-of-burlesque-tickets-37998058215?aff=efbeventtix

Friday, November 17, 2017: Naked Girls Reading DC at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  More to come!

Friday, November 18, 2017: Addams Family Values Staged Reading, Richmond, VA.  More to come!

Friday, December 1, 2017: House of Sweetbottom at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  More to come!

Friday, December 15, 2017: Naked Girls Reading DC at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  More to come!

 

 

 

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Performance Calendar

Greetings, all!  I’m back from touring with Burlesque is Coming and SO VERY READY for the Halloween season to begin!  October’s gigs kick off with some of my very favorite people at one of my very favorite venues–a hair metal burlesque show at the Black Cat mainstage with Baltimore’s Gilded Lily Burlesque!  In addition, Naked Girls Reading DC celebrates our 5-year anniversary of reading naked to DC audiences with our annual spooky-themed show.  For ticket links and more info on these and other fantastic October events, see below!

Saturday, October 1, 2016: Pour Some Glitter On Me: Hair Metal Burlesque at the Black Cat (Mainstage), 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.   http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/burlesque.html

Saturday, October 15, 2016 (day): La Boum Brunch at Capitale, 1301 K St NW, Washington, DC.  Reservation only.  http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, October 15, 2016 (evening): La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://laboumbrunch.com/laboumboumroom

Friday, October 21, 2016: Naked Ghouls Reading at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://nakedgirlsreadingwicked5.bpt.me/

Sunday, October 23, 2016 (day): La Boum Brunch at Capitale, 1301 K St NW, Washington, DC.  Reservation only.  http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, October 28, 2016: The Halloween Circus with Jonny Grave and the Tombstones at the Black Cat (Mainstage), 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/mardi-gras.html

Saturday, October 29, 2016: Monster Movie Double Feature at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://monstermovie.bpt.me/

Sunday, October 30, 2016 (day): Rocky Horror Titty Show: Burlesque Brunch at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rocky-horror-titty-show-burlesque-brunch-tickets-27541718020?aff=efbeventtix

Burlesque is Coming and Beyond!

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Robert Baratheon (Ray Bullock) and Lyanna Stark (Cherie Sweetbottom) in Blacklist Burlesque’s Burlesque is Coming 2016 tour. Photo by Robert Escue.

If you’ve been following me on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, you know I’ve been touring for a second year with Burlesque is Coming, the only Game of Thrones burlesque tribute personally approved by A Song of Fire and Ice Series creator George R.R. Martin.  We’re about halfway through the tour, having wrapped up the New England and some of our Mid-Atlantic tour dates, and this Saturday we head out on the road for two weeks, touring to Mr. Martin’s theatre in Santa Fe, where we’ll play for three nights, and then back across the country to finish at Ottobar in Baltimore.  Our remaining tour dates are as follows:

Saturday, September 10, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Toy Boat, Toy Boat Community Arts Center, 101 Fairview Rd, Asheville, NC. Tickets: https://burlesqueiscoming.ticketleap.com/asheville/

Sunday, September 11, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Red Light Cafe, 553 Amsterdam Ave Northeast, Atlanta, GA.  Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/game-of-thrones-burlesque-is-coming-tickets-26637998972?aff=efbeventtix

Monday, September 12, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to The Honest Pint, 35 Patten Way, Chattanooga, TN.  Tickets: https://burlesqueiscoming.ticketleap.com/honestpint/

Tuesday, September 13, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to The HiTone Cafe, 412 N. Cleveland St, Memphis, TN.  Tickets: https://holdmyticket.com/tickets/245136

Wednesday, September 14, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, TX.  Tickets: http://www.prekindle.com/promo/id/24545708306359780

Thursday, September 15, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Mesa Music Hall, 4151 N. Mesa, El Paso, TX. Tickets: http://neonticket.com/event/burlesque-is-coming/

Friday, September 16, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Jean Cocteau Cinema, 418 Montezuma Ave, Santa Fe, NM.  Tickets: https://ticketing.us.veezi.com/purchase/1187?siteToken=YzixG7Wg7U%2BtijsfRnIPnA%3D%3D

Saturday, September 17, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Jean Cocteau Cinema. Two shows, 7 pm and 10 pm. Tickets: https://ticketing.us.veezi.com/sessions/?siteToken=YzixG7Wg7U%2BtijsfRnIPnA%3D%3D

Sunday, September 18, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Jean Cocteau Cinema (matinee).  Tickets: https://ticketing.us.veezi.com/purchase/1190?siteToken=YzixG7Wg7U%2BtijsfRnIPnA%3D%3D

Monday, September 19, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to The Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave, Denver, CO.  Tickets: https://holdmyticket.com/tickets/250166?tc=theorientaltheater&_ga=1.172754147.1963258569.1468867069

Tuesday, September 20, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Prohibition Hall, 1118 McGee St, Kansas City, MO.  Tickets: https://burlesqueiscoming.ticketleap.com/kc/

Wednesday, September 21, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO.  Tickets: http://www.thereadyroom.com/event/1224273-game-thrones-burlesque-st-louis/

Thursday, September 22, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Mercury Ballroom, 611 S. 4th St, Louisville, KY.  Tickets: http://concerts.livenation.com/event/160050AF32714F78?_ga=1.218994841.1690754957.1461634185

Friday, September 23, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Bossy Grrls Pin Up Joint, 2598 N High St, Columbus, OH. Ticket link coming soon!

Saturday, September 24, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to The Parkway Theatre, 644 Broadway Ave, McKees Rocks, PA. Tickets: https://burlesqueiscoming.ticketleap.com/parkway/

Sunday, September 25, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Ottobar, 2549 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD. Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/event/1276649

Saturday, October 1, 2016: Pour Some Glitter On Me: Hair Metal Burlesque at the Black Cat (Mainstage), 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.   http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html

Friday, October 21, 2016: Naked Ghouls Reading at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.

Friday, October 28, 2016: The Halloween Circus at the Black Cat (Mainstage), 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/mardi-gras.html

Saturday, October 29, 2016: Monster Movie Double Feature at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://monstermovie.bpt.me/

Sunday, October 30, 2016: Rocky Horror Titty Show: Burlesque Brunch at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rocky-horror-titty-show-burlesque-brunch-tickets-27541718020?aff=efbeventtix

Performance Calendar

Friday, July 8, 2016: WomanHouse: A Feminist Burlesque Revue at Ottobar, 2549 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm. http://www.theottobar.com/

Friday, July 22, 2016: Naked Girls Reading presents Summer Blockbusters at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.

Saturday, July 23, 2016: La Boum Brunch at Capitale DC, 1301 K St NW, Washington, DC.  Reservation only.  http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, July 23, 2016: The Carnivalesque Roadshow at the State Theatre, 220 N Washington St, Falls Church, VA.  http://www.thestatetheatre.com/events/e1920.xml

Sunday, July 31, 2016: La Boum Brunch at Capitale DC, 1301 K St NW, Washington, DC.  Reservation only.  http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, August 6, 2016: Cyn Factory’s Hunger Games Burlesque Tribute at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  http://inlovewithbier.com/wordpress2/

Friday, August 13, 2016: Burlesque is Coming to Dominion Arts Center, 600 E Grace St, Richmond, VA. http://www.burlesqueiscoming.com

 

Performance Calendar

Friday, April 1, 2016: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Pastius Revelio: A Burlesque Tribute to Harry Potter at the Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St, Baltimore, MD.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm.  Tickets: http://www.missiontix.com/events/product/31953/pastius-revelio-a-burlesque-tribute-to-harry-potter

Saturday, April 2, 2016: That Voice: A Tim Curry Burlesque Celebration at Richmond CenterStage, 600 E. Grace St, Richmond, VA. Tickets: http://www.etix.com/ticket/p/3015147/that-voice-a-tim-curry-burlesque-celebration-richmond-gottwald-playhouse-centerstage?partner_id=240

Sunday, April 3, 2016: That Voice: A Tim Curry Burlesque Celebration at The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA. Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1119493?_ga=1.247643783.1275316623.1453342421

Friday, April 8, 2016: Naked Girls Reading presents Internets at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.  Tickets: http://nakedgirlsreadinginternet.bpt.me/

Friday, April 15, 2016: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Al Night Long: A Burlesque Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1138961?utm_medium=bks

Saturday, April 16, 2016: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 11 pm, tickets: http://laboumbrunch.com/laboumboumroom/

Saturday, April 23, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  10 am and 2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Sunday, April 24, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  10 am and 2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, April 29, 2016: The Carnivalesque Roadshow at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts , part of Declassified: A Cabaret of Sins with Storm Large of Pink Martini.  8 pm on the the Millenium Stage.

Friday, April 29, 2016: Barenaked Comedy at the Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barenaked-comedy-at-the-bier-baron-42916-tickets-24600136671

Saturday, April 30, 2016: Illusions by Design Magic Show at the University of Maryland School of Architecture, College Park, MD.  12 pm and 2 pm, free show, family-friendly (no nudity).

Sunday, May 8, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, May 13, 2016: Naked Girls Reading presents Herstory at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.  Tickets: http://nakedgirlsreadingherstory.bpt.me/

Saturday, May 14, 2016: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 11 pm, tickets: http://laboumbrunch.com/laboumboumroom/

Friday, May 20, 2016: Twisted Knickers Burlesque presents The Burlesque Sing-A-Long at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.

Sunday, May 22, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, June 4, 2016: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 11 pm, tickets: http://laboumbrunch.com/laboumboumroom/

Saturday, June 11, 2016: Naked Girls Reading presents Nerdettes at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.

Sunday, June 12, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Monday, June 13, 2016: Dr. Sketchy’s Baltimore at The Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave, Baltimore, MD.

Friday, June 17, 2016: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Whedonism: A Burlesque Tribute to Joss Whedon at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.

Saturday, June 25, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  10 am, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, June 25, 2016: Twisted Knickers presents Burlesque with the Bearcat Boas at Germano’s Piattini and Cabaret, 300 S High St, Baltimore, MD.

Pastius Revelio, Whedon burlesque in Toronto, and more!

Happy New Year!  2016 brings the return of Pastius Revelio: A Burlesque Tribute to Harry Potter, my international debut with NERDGASM: Oops! WHEDON It Again! in Toronto, and some shows with one of my favorite local bands, Jonny Grave & the Tombstones.  Details for those and more below!

Friday, January 15, 2016: Naked Girls Reading presents Come Into My Parlour, our annual erotica show, at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.

Saturday, January 16, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Sunday, January 17, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, January 22, 2016: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Pastius Revelio: A Burlesque Tribute to Harry Potter at the Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St, Baltimore, MD.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm.  Tickets: http://www.missiontix.com/events/product/31953/pastius-revelio-a-burlesque-tribute-to-harry-potter

Saturday, January 30, 2016: Twisted Knickers Burlesque presents Burlesque: A Live Cabaret Experience with the Bearcat Boas at Germano’s Piattini and Cabaret, 300 S High St, Baltimore, MD.  Doors 6 pm, show 7:30 pm.  Tickets: http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=buy.event&eventID=4B9DE998-A78A-5787-204E708EB212ABC7

Sunday, February 6, 2016: NERDGASM: Oops! WHEDON It Again! at Virgin Mobile Mod Club, 722 College St W, Toronto, Ontario.  Doors 7 pm, show 7:30 pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/nerdgasm-oops-whedon-it-again-tickets-19901867020

Tuesday, February 9, 2016: The Mardi Gras Carnivale with Jonny Grave & the Tombstones at U Street Music Hall, 1115 U St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 7 pm.  Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1049675?utm_medium=bks

Friday, February 12, 2016: Gilded Lily Burlesque presents Of Love and Blues with Jonny Grave & the Tombstones at Opera House LIVE, 131 W. German St, Shepherdstown, WV.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm.  Tickets: http://www.operahouselive.com/

Saturday, February 13, 2016: Gilded Lily Burlesque presents Tassels & Champagne: Of Love and Blues with Jonny Grave & the Tombstones at the Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD.  Two shows, 7 pm and 10 pm. Tickets: http://www.creativealliance.org/events/2015/tassels-champagne-love-blues

Sunday, February 14, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Monday, February 15, 2016: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

 

November and December Shows

For those of you who missed the Burlesque is Coming tour in August and September, Blacklist Burlesque has posted many of the videos on Vimeo.  You can see my Lyanna Stark act here:

The delightfully decadent Halloween season is over, the days grow shorter, and the holidays approach, bringing plenty of burlesque to brighten the long dark nights!  In addition to all of the exciting things happening in DC, I’m delighted to be road-tripping down to South Carolina in December for two holiday shows!  More info to come on those….

Friday, November 6, 2015: Naked Girls Reading presents A Night at the Movies at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm, tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2412783

Saturday, November 7, 2015: SideYards at Yards Park, 355 Water St SE, Washington, DC.  Palace Productions shows times at 7 pm and 8:40 pm.  Free event, but register here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/side-yards-at-the-yards-tickets-19210186184

Saturday, November 7, 2015: Cyn Factory Haunts Your Dreams at the Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm, tickets here: http://hauntsyourdreams.bpt.me/

Friday, November 20, 2015: The DC Weirdo Show presents: BLASPHEMY! at the Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-dc-weirdo-show-tickets-18910986269

Wednesday, November 25, 2015: The W Hotel Presents Strip the District: Giving Thanks at the W Hotel DC, 515 5th St NW, Washington, DC.  Shows at 8 pm and 10 pm.

Saturday, November 28, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  10 am and 2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Saturday, November 28, 2015: Nocte Covina Burlesque presents Dames! Dames! Dames! at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 9 pm, show 10 pm.  Tickets: http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/burlesque2.html

Sunday, November 29, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, December 4, 2015: Hot Night Productions’ Holiday Soiree at the Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 8:30 pm, show 10 pm. Tickets: http://hnpholiday.bpt.me/

Sunday, December 6, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Café, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  2 pm, reservation only: http://laboumbrunch.com/

Friday, December 11, 2015: Naked Girls Reading presents A Very Naked Holiday at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 10 pm, show 10:30 pm.  Tickets: http://nakedgirlsreadingholiday2015.bpt.me/

Saturday, December 12, 2015: VC Variety presents What’s In the Box?: A Night of Improv Burlesque & Variety at the Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Doors 8:30 pm, show 10 pm.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2467993

Friday, December 18, 2015: sh…A Twisted Christmas Party at Frame of Mind, 140 State St, West Columbia, SC.  Tickets available at Frame of Mind.

Saturday, December 19, 2015: Xtra Sketchy’s Twisted Christmas Brunch at Frame of Mind, 140 State St, West Columbia, SC.  Brunch at 12:30 pm, sketching begins at 1 pm. Tickets available at Frame of Mind.

Saturday, December 19, 2015: Twisted Christmas: An Evening of Naughty and Nice Burlesque at Redux Contemporary Art Center, 136 Saint Philip St, Charleston, SC.  Show at 8 pm.  Tickets: http://www.etix.com/ticket/p/7452271/carnivalesque-presentstwisted-christmas-charleston-redux-contemporary-art-center