Performance Calendar

Photo by Cheryl Fair Photography, headdress by Rae Beth Designs, necklace by Sihaya Designs

Happy spring, darlings! I’m delighted to announce that for the second year in a row, I have been voted first runner-up in the Best Performance Artist category of Washington City Paper’s Best of DC 2017 Reader’s Poll. I’m honored–thank you to all of you who voted!! Check out all the winners here: http://legacy.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofdc/poll/artsandentertainment/2017/best-performance-artist

There are so many great things coming up over the next few months. I hope to see you at one or more of them!

Cheers,

Cherie

Saturday, April 8th, 2017: Titanic Event at Encore Retirement Community, Ellicott City, MD

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017: Lagunitas Brewery event at RFD Washington, 810 7th St NW, Washington, DC, part of the Craft Brewers Conference 2017 festivities. 9 pm. http://www.lovethebeer.com/rfd.html

Thursday, April 13th, 2017: Ragtime Stomp with Tongue in Cheek Jazz Band at Bossa Bistro & Lounge, 2463 18th St NW, Washington, DC. Show at 10 pm, $5 at the door: http://bossadc.com/events/tongue-in-cheek/

Friday, April 28th, 2017: The Nerdlesque Festival Grand Premiere, The Marlin Room at historic Webster Hall, 125 11th St, New York, NY. Tickets and information: http://www.thenerdlesquefest.com

Saturday, May 6th, 2017: WomanHouse–Girls Aren’t Funny at The Crown, 1910 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD. Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm, tickets $12 advance, $15 at the door: https://tinyurl.com/WomanHouse3

Saturday, May 20th, 2017: House of Sweetbottom Burlesque Revue at Mobtown Ballroom, 861 Washington Blvd, Baltimore, MD. Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm; advance tickets $15 general admission, $20 VIP (guaranteed seating first two rows); day of show tickets $17 GA, $25 VIP: https://mobtownballroom.com/event/show/1267

Friday, May 26th, 2017: Americana, Burlesque, and Sideshow Festival Friday Fandom Show at The Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC. Tickets $20: http://www.absfest.com/schedule/

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Whedonism VI: Buffy Slays: A Tribute to Buffy the Vampire Slayer at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC. Doors 8 pm, show 9 pm, tickets $15 advance, $17 day of show, $20 VIP (guaranteed seating first two rows): http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/burlesque.html

Saturday, June 10th, 2017: Whedonism VI: #BuffySlays20: Baltimore edition. More to come!

Washington City Paper Best of DC 2017 Reader’s Poll

Hello fans and friends!  I appreciate your support throughout the year, and I would love to have your vote for the Best Performance Artist category in Washington City Paper’s Best of DC 2017 Reader’s Poll!  Click below to vote.  Thank you in advance!!

http://legacy.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofpoll/widgets/show/1/?nominee_id=6084

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/

 

Upcoming Shows

Al Night Long: A Burlesque Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic at The Ottobar in Baltimore, MD on June 5, 2015.  Flyer by Steven Warrick

Al Night Long: A Burlesque Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic at The Ottobar in Baltimore, MD on June 5, 2015. Flyer by Steven Warrick

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Friday, May 15, 2015: Naked Girls Reading Presents Ladies’ Choice at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1476555

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Saturday, May 16, 2015: It Puts The Pasties On The Skin: A Burlesque Tribute to Villains at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1530882

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Sunday, May 17, 2015: Gilded Lily Burlesque and House of Sweetbottom present Instrumental Tease: Burlesque, Brunch, and LIVE Music featuring Jonny Grave & the Tombstones at The Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave, Baltimore, MD. Tickets $20 at the door for brunch, burlesque, and live music.

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Sunday, May 24, 2015: 2015 ABSfest: Americana Burlesque & Sideshow Festival in Asheville, NC.  Sunday Burlesque Brunch Show at The Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1085344

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Friday, May 29, 2015: The Philadelphia Burlesque Festival 2015 at Plays and Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey St, Philadelphia, PA.  Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1434659

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Saturday, May 30, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Sunday, May 30, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Friday, June 5, 2015: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Al Night Long: A Burlesque Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic The Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St, Baltimore, MD.  Tickets on sale May 1, 2015 at 10 am: http://www.theottobar.com/index.cfm?action=events

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Friday, June 12, 2015: Naked Girls Reading at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.

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Friday, June 19, 2015: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Whedonism: A Burlesque Tribute to Joss Whedon at The Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.

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Saturday, June 20, 2015: D20 Burlesque Tribute to Joss Whedon at Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston St, Manhattan, New York, NY.

Upcoming Shows

I’ve posted a couple of new videos, including a new one of my infamous Honey Badger act.  Have a look!  And while you’re at it, here are places you can see me performing and teaching over the next couple of months!

 

Friday, February 27, 2015: Under the Sheets Comedy, Burlesque, and Variety at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/burlesque2.html

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Saturday, February 28, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Friday, March 6, 2015: House of Sweetbottom Blues & Burlesque Revue at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/burlesque4.html

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Saturday, March 7, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Saturday, March 7, 2015: Birthday Buddha at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  https://birthdaybuddha.eventbrite.com

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Friday, March 13, 2015: Naked Girls Reading Mythology at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.

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Sunday, March 15, 2015: TEACHING: Good Help is Hard to Find: Savvy Stage Kittening at Studio Holliday at Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DChttp://www.studioholliday.com/#!budding-burlesque-beauties/c1fcr

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Saturday, March 21, 2015: Jonny Grave’s Juke Joint Blues Revue at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html

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Sunday, March 22, 2015: House of Sweetbottom Burlesque at The Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave, Baltimore, MD. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1280099

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Saturday, March 28, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Friday, April 3, 2015: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Al Night Long: A Burlesque & Variety Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html

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Sunday, April 12, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Friday, April 17, 2015: Naked Girls Reading at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015: Glit-O-Rama Presents For The Love of BBC at The Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Upcoming Shows

Master Brush COLOR

Happy New Year!  I’m so pleased to introduce the beautiful new logo for my quarterly show, House of Sweetbottom Blues & Burlesque Revue, by artist Steven Warrick.  A happy and prosperous 2015 to you and your dear ones!

Saturday, January 24, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Saturday, January 31, 2015: La Boum Boum Room at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Friday, February 13, 2015: Church Night at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/shows/church-night.html

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Saturday, February 14, 2015: Dark Odyssey: Winter Fire in Washington, DC. http://darkodyssey.com/winterfire-2015/

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Friday, February 20, 2015: Naked Girls Reading Presents Authors of Color at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://nakedgirlsreadingrainbow.bpt.me/

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Friday, March 6, 2015: House of Sweetbottom Blues & Burlesque Revue at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html

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Saturday, March 7, 2015: La Boum Brunch at L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.lenfantcafe.com/

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Saturday, March 7, 2015: Birthday Buddha at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.  https://birthdaybuddha.eventbrite.com

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Friday, March 13, 2015: Naked Girls Reading at the DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC.

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Saturday, March 21, 2015: Jonny Grave’s Juke Joint Blues Revue at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC. http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html

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Friday, April 3, 2015: The Evil League of Ecdysiasts presents Al Night Long: A Burlesque & Variety Tribute to Weird Al Yankovic at the Black Cat, 1811 14th St NW, Washington, DC.  http://www.blackcatdc.com/schedule.html