JANUARY 18th, 2020
FLYNN THEATER MAIN STAGE
153 Main Street, Burlington, Vermont, 05401
DOORS / COCKTAILS / VENDING / LIVE MUSIC @ 7:00pm
SHOWCASE @ 8:00om
This is the most anticipated night of the Vermont Burlesque Festival! Held in one of Vermont’s most prestigious theatres, the evening will be filled with unique vending, beverage tastings, live music, comedy, variety acts, charitable causes, and of course a collection of the best burlesque performances Vermont will witness all year long. More than 3 hours of live performance art guaranteed to flirt with every human emotion Mother Nature blessed you with.
This is the night for dressing to impress! The theme for Saturday is "grand", black tie, elegant & decorated, but is not required. Best dressed prizes will be awarded to those attendees who grace the festival’s red carpet, pose for the paparazzi, and who best exemplify the beauty, grace, elegance, sparkling, class that is The Vermont Burlesque Festival.
TICKET INFO: This Showcase has some surprise announcements to come -- More Performers To Be Announced.
SCHEDULED TO PERFORM
SATURDAY JAN 18th 2020
LEARN MORE ABOUT EACH PERFORMER
BY CLICKING ON THE IMAGES
Michael Paul & NadiaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Philly native, Michael Paul began his career in local television at age 16. Sustaining a 25 year comedy career, he honed his craft touring with such names as James Brown, Lisa Lampanelli, Wynonna, Joan Rivers and Don Rickles. An audience with Queen Elizabeth II, voted Atlantic City Magazine’s “Act of the Year,” becoming a headliner in over 40 countries along with television credits on The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live & America’s Got Talent.
Mr. & Mrs. Fuck SmartPortland, Maine
Mr. and Mrs. FuckSmart are a real life and onstage duo who produce and perform all over Portland, Maine
Southern Maine. When not engaged in public, musical, exhibitionism (burlesque shows), he makes movies and she works with wildlife.
Lady MabuhayNew York City, NY
"Mabuhay" is the Filipino phrase "to long life" – and Lady Mabuhay serves it up with gusto! She's performed all over New York, Boston, San Francisco and Toronto, and brings a punchy and sultry dynamism to her acts. Whether exclaimed in excitement or whispered seductively into the ear of your barstool neighbor, raise your glass and utter these words when she enters the stage: "Mabuhay!"
Honey DevereauxPortsmouth, New Hampshire
Honey Devereaux is a southern vixen with killer curves and a saucy shimmy. She may have a sweet name, but don't be fooled. She is sinfully sweet. Honey is no stranger to the stage with 20 years of dance experience .She has choreographed all over New England and Texas and is a member of Lady Luck burlesque in Portsmouth NH. She's silky smooth with spicy moves, she will leave you entranced.
Green Mtn CabaretBurlington, Vermont
Green Mountain Cabaret will warm the cockles of your heart (and other areas), while entertaining you with "Sass, Class, and Ass-tromical Local Talent!" Remember, when you visit Green Mountain Cabaret, expect to "Enjoy the View!"
Green Mountain Cabaret performs a monthly burlesque revue at the Flynn Space.
Saffron SoleilRichmond, Virginia
Saffron Soleil began her burlesque journey in 2013 and is based out of Richmond, VA. Saffron has a background in both visual and performance arts, which allows her to create performances that leave the audience starstruck. As a proud Filipino American, Saffron is a champion for the representation of people of color, both on stage and off. A truly radiant force to be reckoned with, Saffron Soleil!
Photo By: Sound Snap Photography
Miso HoneyPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
She’s fairly new to the scene and fell in love with the art form at the young age of 45. Her Slaysian style is kitschy, bawdy, sweet & naughty. Miso Honey is stripping her way into your heart, leaving you touched, moved & inspired...and wanting for more! She is the winner of the Golden Tassel Jawns, Sploosh of the Year and winner of Golden Innovator at the Golden Legends Champion Challenge 2019!
Spielpalast CabaretBurlington, Vermont
Known as Vermont's longest running burlesque troup, the Spielplast Cabaret celebrates burlesque in Vermont for just about two decades and features performers from all around the state. Step back and be ready for this unique troupe to show you a style of burlesque you might not have known to exist.
Moxi BlueSeattle, Washington
The Mistress of Amusement, Moxie Blue, is a Seattle-based performer and producer. A graduate of the Academy of Burlesque, she’s performed on several Seattle stages. Moxie has a dance background of tap, jazz, drill team and marching band. A breast cancer thriver, Moxie chose burlesque as a way to regain confidence and to show that scars don’t define you.
Isabella BlackatCatania, Italy
Isabella Blackat with mediterranean colors took part in several national festivals. Her performances take us back in time, preserving the inevitable erotic charm of Fellini's women, with sinuous and soft curves. In 2019 she has broken into the European scene performing in France in the first edition of the Festival Rétro-Tease Lyon and in Scotland in the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Chérie CoquetteWhitehorse, Yukon, Canada
Born at the border of Vermont and Quebec, Cherie Coquette had found her home far north at the border of Alaska. Trained in contemporary dance, she is a leading figure in burlesque in the Yukon. She performed at the Montreal Burlesque Festival, Capital Burlesque Expo in Ottawa and in Nelson, BC. Be ready for a treat, a laugh and an explosion of passion!
Ego Von Hubris1Richmond, Virginia
Amiable, Affable, Handsome, and Humble. He is a Full-time Gentleman and Part-time Coffee Pot. With experience in hosting, sideshow, and comedy all along the East Coast and various parts of the country; it could be said that Ego Von Hubris is the most amazing man on earth, even if he does say so himself. Which he does. Frequently.