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VERMONT BURLESQUE FESTIVAL

Ticket & Event Information

FILM

JAN 15TH

MERRILL'S

ROXY CINEMA

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
$15

FILM TBA

TICKET STRUCTURE
$15
**Prices man not reflect taxes.
SHOWCASE
OPENING NIGHT
SNEAK PEAKS &
COMPETITION

JAN 16TH

FLYNN SPACE

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
Nov $13 / $23

OPENING NIGHT SNEAK PEAKS & NEW ENGLAND BURLESQUE COMPETITION


Be transported into history as you walk through the doors of the Flynn space. Attendees will have the opportunity to indulge with a cocktail while enjoying classic live jazz from one of the festival’s featured bands. Next, a ceremonial toast followed by the Vermont Burlesque Festival’s New England Themed Competition; a burlesque competition where a selected group of performers have taken on the challenge of creating an act that involves some sort of New England history, pop culture, folklore, political statement, stereotype, trend, or characteristic. You, the audience, will decide on the winner, whom will walk away with an honorary title and show off the winning act during the festival’s main event on Jan 19th. 

 

5:30p  Doors / Cocktails / Live Music

6:15p  Showcase

8:00p  Curtain Call               

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $13.00 / $23.00
Dec:  $18.25 / 28.25
Jan:  $23.50 / $33.50
Day of Show: $34 / $44
**Prices Include a $2-$3 Box Office Charge and a $1 Flynn Theater Preservation Fee + 9% tax
TRACKSIDE TEASER

JAN 17TH

GUSTO'S

BAR

BARRE CITY

CURRENT PRICING
Nov $10

THE TRACKSIDE TEASER


The newest addition to the Vermont Burlesque Festival's Showcase Line-up -- "The Trackside Teaser" is perfect for a little food, a little cocktail, and a little tease before the Granite City Showcase. 

Gusto's Bar offers a full dinner menu and full bar with specialty festival cocktails made with Hendrick's Gin.

Bar and food are not part of the ticket price.

This event is restricted to 21+ because of Vermont Liquor Laws.

 

4:30p  Doors / Cocktails / Food / Live Music

5:30p  Showcase

7:00p  Curtain Call               

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $10.00
Dec:  $12.50
Jan:  $15.00
Day of Show: $20
**Prices may not Include Box Office Charges and/or tax
GRANITE CITY SHOWCASE

JAN 17TH

BARRE OPERA

HOUSE

BARRE CITY

CURRENT PRICING
Nov $25 / $30

GRANITE CITY SHOWCASE

Brace yourself Central Vermont, with Foxy Tann as your 2019 emcee, The Granite City Showcase promises to be louder than ever before.  From doors to curtain call this 3 hour event and features, live music, comedy and burlesque headliners you won't want to miss.

 

Scheduled performances include: Lady Luck Burlesque, Kitty Kin Evil, The Betsi Feathers, Miss Mery, Rita N Wink, Mister Valdez, Vanity Dare, Petite Renard, Lady Sapphire, Indianna Bones, Katniss Everqueer.  

                                          

7:00p   Doors / Cocktails / Live Music

8:00p   Showcase

10:00p Curtain Call               

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $32 / $37
Dec:  $37 / $42
Jan:   $42 / $47
Day of Show: $47 / $52
**Prices include box office fees.
** Prices do not include taxes or additional fees that may apply at the time of purchase.
CLASSES & LECTURE

JAN 18TH

HILTON GARDEN INN

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
$25 Adv / $100 Take5

CLASSES, WORKSHOPS & LECTURE

From Burlesque 101 to the advanced feather fan dance.  This is where you go in Vermont to continue your burlesque education.  

 

Classes are all held at the Hilton Burlington in the Montpelier Conference Rooms.  For a complete list of classes being offered this year just click below and learn more...      

                                        

 

FIRST CLASS STARTS: 7:50a

LAST CLASS FINISHES: 5:15p               

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Take5
$100
Individual Class
(Advanced Purchase)
$25
Individual Class
(Day Of)
$35
 
**Prices do not include taxes,
box office fees or additional fees
that may apply at the time of purchase.
SHOWCASE
"A CLASSIC EVENING AT THE SPEAKEASY"

JAN 18TH

DELI / 126

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
Nov $15

A CLASSIC NIGHT at the SPEAKEASY

Set in what we believe to be Burlington's most luxurious speak easy, this early evening showcase is a wonderful entertainment appetizer before the festival's main event.

This showcase features a mix of classic and neo-burlesque acts.  Attendees can typically expect to see long gowns and feather fans, live cabaret style singing and tap dancing, modern music and big band sounds.

 

4:30  Doors / Cocktails

5:00  Showcase

7:00  Curtain Call

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $15
Dec:  $20
Jan:   $25
Day of Show: $30
**Prices do not include taxes,
box office fees or additional fees
that may apply at the time of
 purchase.
THE NERDY SHOW

JAN 18TH

CLUB

METRONOME

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
Nov: $10

THE NERDY SHOW

Vermont's favorite genre of neo-burlesque - "nerdlesque."  The nerdiest show of the year, filled with comic book characters, pop culture and muppets. A nerdtastic show to grab a cocktail, have a laugh and get warmed up for the Main Event. 

Prudie & Beaux Peepers emcee this showcase with scheduled performances by: Vera Wylde, Phaedra Black, Doctor Vu, Morning Glory, Sidereal Vicksen & Son of Rad, Ellis Dee, Molly Mac, Alexa Luthor, Vixen De Ville, Teasy Rosevelt, Honey Tangerine.

                                          

5:00p   Doors / Cocktails

5:30p   Showcase

7:00p   Curtain Call               

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $15
Dec:  $20
Jan:   $25
Day of Show: $30
**Prices do not include taxes,
box office fees or additional fees
that may apply at the time of
 purchase.

Trés Grand Spectacle

(The Main Event)

 

Just over three hours long with more than 65 performers, musicians, variety acts and comedians, Le Trés Grand Spectacle is "The Main Event" of the Vermont Burlesque Festival.  It is the longest, biggest, most spectacular showcase the Vermont Burlesque Festival will produce for the entire year.

Attendees can expect beverage tastings, vending, live music, comedy, variety acts, charitable causes, and of course a collection of the best burlesque performers Vermont will witness all year long.  More than 3 hours of liver performance art guaranteed to flirt with every human emotion Mother Nature blessed you with.

Dress to impress! The theme for this event is "grand", black tie, elegant & decorated. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed.

 

Partial proceeds to benefit breast cancer research in the state of Vermont.  

                                     

7:00p   Doors / Cocktails / Live Music / Vending

8:00p   Showcase

11:00p Curtain Call         

 

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Nov:  $20 / $40 / $55 / $70
Dec:  $25 / $45 / $60 / $75
Jan:   $30 / $50 / $65 / $80
Day of: $40 / $60 / $75 / $90
**Prices do not include taxes,
box office fees or additional fees
that may apply at the time of
 purchase.
Trés Grand Spectacle

JAN 18TH

FLYNN THEATER

MAIN STAGE

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
Nov $20/ $40 / $55 / $70
THE AFTER PARTY

JAN 18th

CLUB METRONOME

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
FREE w/ Festival Wrist Band

THE AFTER PARTY

 

Come bump elbows and dance the night away with the performers and staff of the Vermont Burlesque Festival at Club Metronome in downtown Burlington.

Its not uncommon to find your favorite performers on the dance floor and closing down the city just before it's time to go back to everyone's perspective corners of the globe.

Our last chance to say our thanks and our good-byes.

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
FREE ENTRY
with festival wrist band​
** Entry to this event is based on fire code capacity and is known to fill up quickly.
WEEKEND PASS

ALL SHOWS

BARRE CITY

&

BURLINGTON

CURRENT PRICING
Oct-Nov $99-$179

VTBF2020 Weekend Showcase Passes Jan 16, 17, 18

 

Available Oct 1 - Nov 30 Only

These tickets are restricted to ages 21+ Proper ID will be required prior to entering the event.

 

Basic Weekend Pass includes: Entry to all 6 showcases, economy seating at Flynn Space, Barre Opera House, & Flynn Theater.

Premium Weekend Pass includes: entry to all 6 Showcases, premium seating at Flynn Space, Barre Opera House, & Flynn Theater.

 

Golden Glitter VIP Pass includes entry to All 6 Showcases, best reserved seats in the house, photo opportunity with some of the festival headliners, “behind the curtain” tours, official festival gift bag with goodies, and FREE Entry into after parties.  (VIP ticket holders can pick up their gift bags at the VTBF2020 vending booth located at Flynn Theatre, Barre Opera House or Flynn Space)

 

**All weekend passes allow access to all venues however reserved seats are not available at Deli126, Club Metronome, ot Gusto's. Weekend Passes do not include workshops. Entry to the after party events may be restricted due to fire code capacity.

TICKET STRUCTURE
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
​Basic:  $99.00
 
Premium:  $119.00
 
VIP:  $179.00
**Prices Include a $2-$3 Box Office Charge and a $1 Flynn Theater Preservation Fee + 9% tax

The Vermont Burlesque Festival celebrates the local burlesque community and talent, offers continuing burlesque education and culture, introduces the greater Vermont community to culture and talent from outside of its borders, gives to breast cancer research, supports gender equality, promotes health and wellness projects including “love your body” positivity.  

 

Nominated by the readers of the SEVEN DAYS NEWSPAPER...

 

BEST LIVE
ARTS EVENT
IN VERMONT
2015  2016  2017  2019

 

 -Readers, Seven Days Newspaper

 

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