VERMONT BURLESQUE FESTIVAL'S
WARM UP REVIEW
SATURDAY JANUARY 20, 2024
CHECK-IN, TASTINGS, SHOPPING,
THE SIXTY FOUR PROJECT
3:00p - 4:00p
WARM UP REVIEW SHOWROOM DOORS
WARM UP REVIEW
4:30p - 6:00p
SHOP & SWAP
11:00p - 1:00a
This is the show before the show. Come early on Saturday evening and warm up your weekend burlesque experience with about a dozen burlesque and variety acts. Performers from all around the world will take to the stage during this early evening showcase. Nerdy acts, classic acts, and neo acts are specifically designed get you in the mood for a
The Warm Up Review takes place during Saturday's Le Tres Grand Spectacle. Your evening begins with a pre-function event that includes vending, shopping, games, Hendrick's Gin tastings and an appetizer performance or two. Then it's off to the Warm Up Review!!!
2024 Warm Up Review
Performance Line Up
LEARN MORE ABOUT EACH PERFORMER BY CLICKING ON THEIR IMAGE
Performer Line Up May Be Subject to Change Without Notice
Jersey City, NJ Lillian Bustle is a Burlesque performer, singer, MC, and public speaker/gleeful loudmouth about body positivity! Her recent TEDx talk, Stripping Away Negative Body Image, sheds light on the positive effect of burlesque and visual diet on self-image, and has been shared by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. She currently produces and hosts Jersey City's premiere monthly Burlesque show, LiberTease, and the bimonthly Bingo Bongo Show, featuring performers who are as diver
Cape Cod, MA
Portland, Maine Mr. & Mrs. FuckSmart are a real life and onstage couple who make movies and play with wild animals. They used to perform and produce all over Portland, Maine. But since Covid only pop out for special occasions. The 2024 Vermont Burlesque Festival is such an occasion! They are passionate story-tellers who are thrilled to be part of this line-up and hope you enjoy their "stories".
Astoria, New York Daisy Delicacy made her burlesque debut through the New York School of Burlesque's Student Showcase in 2020. She has performed in the NYC Talent Show at The Slipper Room and gogo danced and stage kittened at the 2023 New York Burlesque Festival. This marks her second year at the Vermont Burlesque Festival. Daisy's goal is to bring her love of all things theatrical to each one of her performances.
Ottawa, Ontario Ruby Mirage has always been a dancer. As a teen her baton twirling talents led her to be a cheerleader with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Ruby, also a classically trained ballerina, has taught dance most of her life. Continuing her love of dance, Ruby now performs with Ottawa’s Rouge Studio of Dance troupe, The Divine Darlings and continues to dazzle audiences internationally with her solo acts.
Burlington, Vermont Doctor Vu is a Sugar Shaker and producer with Green Mountain Cabaret, Vermont's premier burlesque troupe and production company. She's served as Vermont's foremost burlesque educator for 6+ years, offering classes that let students explore their authentic selves in this amazing art form. Doctor Vu performs regionally and at festivals including the RVA Burlesque Fest and NOLA Nerdlesque Fest.
Fort Collins, Colorado Meeshka is from Ft. Collins, CO. She's performed since 2019 and debuted at the tender age of 50 yrs. old. Meeshka is a Desert Storm Veteran and served as an airborne paratrooper. A Disabilibabe who often performs with mobility aids, she advocates accessibility for all and encourages inclusion, diversity and support for all performers but especially those disadvantaged.
Montreal, Quebec, Canada Emerging from a background of ballet jazz and contemporary dance, Freya Moon discovered the magical world of burlesque during the summer of 2020. After her first solo performance in March 2022, she felt like she had finally found her home in the Montreal burlesque community. Since then, she hasn’t been able to stop thinking about this art form and is constantly creating for her new passion.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Riding in on the most recent Polar Vortex from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, it's Miss Siouxsie Bliss of VeauxDevil Cabaret. She's silly. She's cheeky. And just a little bit freaky. With this girl you never know if you'll wet your pants from fright or laughter. So take the necessary precautions before exposing yourself to Miss Siouxsie Bliss!