Rick Delaup presents The Fifth Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival!
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
PRE-FEST RECEPTION (location to be announced) 8pm – 12 midnight
Party with stars of the New Orleans Burlesque Festival.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
STRUT (Harrah’s New Orleans) 8pm
Award-winning male burlesque stars deliver pure prime beef, emphasizing the masculine side of the tease with their sizzling surprise reveals, and tongue-in-cheek exploits! Starring world-renowned super troupe The Stage Door Johnnies! Mistress of Ceremonies: Cora Vette.
OPENING NIGHT PARTY (The Parish at House of Blues – 225 Decatur St.) 10pm
More Info Coming Soon
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
MONDO BURLESQUE (Harrah’s New Orleans) 8pm
A variety of burlesque entertainers perform acts that have driven audiences wild at clubs and theaters around the word. Sexy, funny, naughty, and très amusant! Tickets $30/$35
BAD GIRLS OF BURLESQUE (House of Blues – 225 Decatur St.) 11pm
Luscious and lascivious ladies of burlesque entertain you in this rowdy, standing-room-only show. It’s a celebration of the wicked, the wayward, and the wanton. Tickets $22
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2013
THE QUEEN OF BURLESQUE (Harrah’s New Orleans) 7:30pm
The Main Event brings the best classic striptease dancers together to compete for the title of “Queen of Burlesque.” Expect high over-the-sky glamour! Each solo performance is set to live traditional jazz music. A panel of celebrity judges selects the winner. This is truly a “Night of Stars” presenting the Aurora Borealis of striptease! This event sells out every year! Get tickets early! Tickets $45/$50
QUEEN’S BALL (House of Blues – 225 Decatur St.) 11pm
The closing night celebration follows the crowning of the 2012 “Queen of Burlesque” at Harrah’s. The new Queen holds court as burlesque dancers from far and wide bump ‘n’ grind on stage. Tickets $22.
(There are no all-inclusive festival passes being sold. All tickets must be purchased through each venue or online at Ticketmaster.)