Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Video of the Week

The USA Film Festival will host the U.S. premiere of the film Burlesque Undressed with a live performance by Immodesty Blaize on Saturday, March 20. Whet your appetite with this week's video.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

All the News That's Fit to Strip

Shooting is nearly done for the upcoming movie staring Cher, Christina Aguilera and others. Burlesque centers around a flailing burlesque club and the new, provincial dancer (Aguilera) that begins dancing there.

Veteran actress and Academy Award-winner, Cher is more than impressed with her younger costars, according to a new video interview.

In other news...

The Dallas Burlesque Festival gives a local Dallas High School Senior a new and improved sense of confidence.

Lucha VaVoom entertained L.A. crowds for the seventh time at the Mayan Theatre. Lucha Libre-style wrestling, comedy and burlesque? What's not to love?

Burlates may be the next exercise craze to hit gyms.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Va-Va-Voom Valentine

Montreal's burlesque scene would make Lili St. Cyr proud. And Valentine's Day really brings out the peelers. What other Valentine's Day burly shows are happening out there?

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Video of the Week

With a nod to the blizzard that's covering the northeast, here's the video of the week.

Monday, February 8, 2010

All the News That's Fit to Strip

Actor and star of the forthcoming movie, Burlesque, Alan Cumming, began shooting for the film last week. He said:

"I go to LA this week to start shooting my role.I have already recorded one of the songs. I play Alexis,the door man of the burlesque club run by Cher, and where Christina Aguilera becomes the star."

Check out this sneak peek.

In other news...

Burlesque babe Go Go Amy and her Peep Show Burlesque bring burlesque to the most unlikely places, and the crowd loves it.

The Pasadena Playhouse closes.

What a burly dancer ponders while performing.