Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Video of the Week

Burlesque Undressed debuts at the USA Film Festival this weekend. Here's a sneak peek.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Monday, March 8, 2010

All the News that's Fit to Strip

Kristin Bell ditched her blonde hair to go darker for her upcoming role in the movie Burlesque. Bell's character plays the rival to Christina Aguilera's character in the film. Bell said:

"I'm a blonde girl who goes dark to go bad. They felt my character should be brunette and bad. I'm the girl who feels threatened by Christina ... It was make-believe - I just pretended to make Christina's life a misery."

In other news...

A private investigator turns to burlesque to help survive a financial crisis.

Ashville-based troupe, Bootstraps Burlesque present "The Laudanum Express: A Tribute to Silent Film.” The show features live music, popcorn girls, a magician and a juggler.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

All the News that's Fit to Strip

Dita Von Teese dishes on her top 10 movies of all time. Some of them you might expect, while others may surprise you. Her number six film is Raise the Red Lantern. She said:

"I love epic, tragic and breathtakingly beautiful Chinese films. This is one of my favorites, starring Gong Li."

In other news...

Susannah Perlman and friends round out the cast of a hilarious variety show called "Nice Jewish Girls Gone Bad." The show is currently on tour, so check to see if the Jewish Girls are coming to a city near you.

Will burlesque become a part of Dancing With the Stars?

Kelly DiNardo, founder of The Candy Pitch, chats about Gilded Lili.