January 19th, 2023
Main Street Landing - Black Box Theater
60 Lake St
DOORS/COCKTAILS/LIVE MUSIC @ 6:30pm
SHOWCASE @ 7:15pm
Curtain Call @ 9:30pm
50% OFF when compared to "day of" pricing - Expires Nov 30th
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 Sneak Peaks Showcase - A showcase designed to educate those burlesque virgins out there whom have never been to a modern burlesque show. Luke Warm hosts along side The Family of Peeper. Attendees will experience a sampling of decades long storytelling showcase that involves classic burlesque, neo-burlesque, draglesque, and nerdlesque... reliving the past and revealing sneaks peaks as to what to come for the remainder of the 2023 festival weekend.
This event is intended for mature audiences, may include vulgar language and adult themes, and is restricted to ages 18+ unless accompanied by an adult. A limited cash bar with Specialty Hendrick's Cocktails will be available during the pre-show and throughout the showcase until just after intermission.
Tickets will increase based on
the following schedule:
Day of Show: $40
**Additional Fees May Apply at the Time of Purchase. All sales are final.
VERMONT BURLESQUE FESTIVAL'S
2023 Line Up
THURSDAY APRIL 19th 2023
LEARN MORE ABOUT EACH PERFORMER
BY CLICKING ON THE IMAGES
Performer Line Up May Be Subject to Change Without Notice
Montpelier, VT Known for her playful humor and contagious enthusiasm, Prudie Peepers can frequently be found on stage with Green Mountain Cabaret in Burlington, performing as drag king Dean Peepers, or producing burlesque shows in Montpelier and Waterbury. She has performed and emceed at the Vermont Burlesque Festival, Vermont Pride Festival, and has performed with drag and burlesque troupes across Vermont.
Ottawa, Ontario Headmistress Ottawa Burlesque Academy, director of Frisque Femme Productions and director of talent for Ottawa Burlesque Festival.
Austin, TX "Layna D'Luna is an international award winning BIPOC burlesque & sideshow performer. She has been described as “the girl with the curves that’ll send you over the moon!”. This seductive tease from the south seas is a member of the world famous Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue, the producer of Vava Doom Productions (a metal burlesque revue) and The Texas Metalesque Festival in Austin, TX".
Montreal, Quebec Prudence is a theatrical drag artist from Montreal that started their career in 2015. Having won a local drag competion: Drag Moi, this launched their career in the Montreal scene. They produce the Open Stage show Chum Dump, alongside Heaven Genderfck and Yikes Macaroni at Bar le Cocktail monthly. Their a Broadway darling, that will charm you with dramatic flair, EVERYTHING IS COMING UP PRUDENCE!
Moab, Utah Self-styled as the classic queen of the Beehive State, Delta Rae Dixon hails from the red rocks of Moab, Utah. She is the founder of Beehive Broads Burlesque in Salt Lake City, Co-Producer of the upcoming Utah Burlesque Festival, and a multi-award winning performer.
Portland, Maine Luna Lee is "the heavenly object that will make you howl!", a darkly beautiful shapeshifter known for burlesque acts inspired by science fiction, legend, and classic burlesque styles of the mid 20th century. She has been performing neo, nerdy, and creative classic burlesque for audiences in the Northeast and beyond since 2015, and is a regular performer with Hotsy Totsy Burlesque in NYC.
Ottawa, Ontario Ruby Mirage has always been a dancer. Her Baton Twirling talents led her to be a cheerleader and half-time performer with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats CFL Football team. Ruby, also a classically trained Ballerina, has taught dance most of her life and has recently taken up Burlesque. Continuing her love of dance and performance with the Rouge Studio of Dance troupe, The Divine Darlings.
Burlington, Vermont Jasper joined Green Mountain Cabaret as a stage kat just before the covid shutdown. In late 2021, he began performing locally as a drag king whose performance medium is burlesque/nerdlesque. He brings to the stage evocative storytelling, chaotic gender presentation, and dynamic shimmying and isolations that earned him the nickname "Energizer Booty."
Astoria, NY Originally from upstate New York, Daisy Delicacy is an up-and-coming NYC burlesque performer. She was first introduced to burlesque in Skagway, Alaska during the summer of 2017 and did her first burlesque performance with the New York School of Burlesque in their 2020 online student showcase. Daisy strives to create and perform acts that are fun and engaging with plenty of theatricality.
Ottawa, Ontario Introducing the sterling showstoppers from Ottawa's Rouge Studio of dance. Directed by the marvelous Stormy Divine, the Divine Darlings are a choreography-focused troupe. They have a wide range of dance training and performance experience but you're sure to see them moving as one on the stage.
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Hailing from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Sonya Lex is a performer with the burlesque company Frisque Femme Productions, as well as a pole dance instructor. Sonya began her burlesque career in 2019 with a pair of pasties and a dream, and she never looked back. Watch her slink and glide across the stage as she captivates the audience with her sultry glances and mesmerizing musicality!
Winooski, VT & Las Vegas, NV