The Seventh Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival!
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
OPENING NIGHT MEET & GREET (Galatoire’s 33 Bar – 215 Bourbon Street) 8pm – 11:30pm
Meet Bourbon Street Burlesque Legend Rita Alexander the Champagne Girl and all the festival performers from across the globe at our opening Meet & Greet! No admission charge.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
2:00 pm GODDESS OF LOVE INCARNATE Book Signing (Octavia Books – 513 Octavia Street)
Leslie Zemeckis will read, sign, and discuss her new book, Goddess of Love Incarnate: The Life of Stripteuse Lili St. Cyr. For more information, CLICK HERE.
5:00 pm BURLESQUE WORKSHOP (AC Hotel – 221 Carondelet) BELLY DANCE WITH MAD SHAKE APPEAL with Rasa Vitalia $30 CLICK HERE
8:00 pm THE QUEEN OF BURLESQUE (Harrah’s New Orleans) (Show starts promptly!)
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! Tickets $48/$53 CLICK FOR TICKETS
11:00 pm QUEEN’S BALL (House of Blues – 225 Decatur St.)
This celebration follows the crowning of the 2015 “Queen of Burlesque” at Harrah’s. The new Queen holds court as burlesque dancers from far and wide bump ‘n’ grind on stage. Tickets: General Admission $22, Limited Reserved Seating $37, Table Seating $52 (must be bought it pairs), Balcony Seating $52. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015
12:00 Noon BURLESQUE WORKSHOP (AC Hotel – 221 Carondelet) FLOOR PLAY with Ginger Valentine. $30 CLICK HERE
1:00 pm BURLESQUE WORKSHOP (AC Hotel – 221 Carondelet) TWERKSHOP with Missy Lisa $45 CLICK HERE
3:00 pm BURLESQUE WORKSHOP (AC Hotel – 221 Carondelet) PIN-UP STYLING with Rockwell De Vil $45 CLICK HERE
4:30 pm BURLESQUE WORKSHOP (AC Hotel – 221 Carondelet) JIM THORNTON’S JAZZ FOR BURLESQUE with James G. Thornton. $30 CLICK HERE
8:00 pm MONDO BURLESQUE (Harrah’s New Orleans)
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 $33/$38 CLICK FOR TICKETS
11:00pm BAD GIRLS OF BURLESQUE (House of Blues – 225 Decatur St.)
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: General Admission $22, Limited Reserved Seating $37, Table Seating $52 (must be bought it pairs), Balcony Seating $52. CLICK FOR TICKETS
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2015
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm CLOSING PARTY