JANUARY 18th, 2020
126 College St, Burlington, Vermont, 05401
DOORS / COCKTAILS @ 4:30 pm
SHOWCASE @ 5:00 pm - 7:00pm
Set in what we believe to be Burlington's most luxurious speak easy, this early evening showcase is a classic entertaining appetizer and a great place to enjoy a cocktail before the Vermont Burlesque Festival's "Main Event."
This showcase features a mix of classic and neo-burlesque acts. Attendees can typically expect to see long gowns and gorgeous feather fans, live cabaret style signing and the occasional tap dance.
• This Showcase has some surprise announcements to come -- More Performers To Be Added.
• This venue has limited seating and historically sells out quickly.
• Extra tickets to this event may be available and released 15 minutes before showtime. See door day of show for details.
• Weekend Passes (Entry to all 6 showcases over 3 days) are available until November 30th.
• Tickets to this individual showcase become available on November 1st.
SCHEDULED TO PERFORM
SATURDAY JAN 18th 2020
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Ruthless RetributionBurlington, Vermont
Brown, buxom and bad: Ruthless Retribution seduces audiences in hopes to leave them uneasy, but intoxicated. She brings a raw, raunchy aggression to the stage, with pole and burlesque background, inspired by Bollywood and bellydance. Ruthless glitters the stage with hot, Ceylon cinnamon flavor, and rockstar flair.
Celeste SteelHuddersfield, England
As a neo-burlesque performer with an aerial edge Celeste takes you on a journey of empowerment and wonder.
Since shooting like the star she is onto the scene in 2017 she has been wowing audiences with her burlesque and aerial skills, taking you out of this world with her heavenly body and demonstrating that strong definitely can be sexy.
Photo By: Cherry Bomb Rock Photography
Prudie PeepersMontpelier, Vermont
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.
Sally StardustRichmond, Virginia
Sally Stardust produces and performs in Richmond, VA as 1/3 of the troupe Burlesque Right Meow. A true Gemini, her performances display a dynamic range from silly and nerdy to sexy and powerful. Sightings of this shooting star have been reported all along the East Coast and beyond.
Vanille Bon BonTurin, Italy
You have studied around Italy, from Turin to Milan to get to Rome and abroad. She studied theatre and some dance steps, Vanille Bon Bon is a burlesque performer who over the years has become producer of the Amazing Flamingo, has created a variety show Amazing Show Time and opened a school of various arts in Turin ... Never underestimate a woman who loves pink!
La Petite MystiquePortland, Maine
Inspired by her passion for music and character portrayal, La Petite Mystique began her burlesque journey in March 2018. Known for her sassy attitude and her transformative acts, La Petite Mystique always keeps you wondering who she will transform into next.
Karina LibidoBurlington, Vermont
Karina Libido is a Burlesque Performer from Ukraine, based in the USA. She appeared in over 400 shows, developed a style of her own and stole hearts of many fans. Since 2015 Karina has toured East and West Coasts, has had an honor to perform in The New York Burlesque Festival, Empire Burlesque Festival and Las Vegas Burlesque Festival before settling down in Burlington VT earlier this year.
Photo By: Michael Enoches
Alice von Derland and Vera WyldeMontpelier, Vermont
Alice von Derland and Vera Wylde bring the obscure and the weird to the masses, whether the masses are prepared for it or not. Joining forces after Alice caught Vera defacing reference books, the Bookworm of Burlesque and the Queen of the Northeast Kingdom will leave you confused, and wanting more.
Frenchie RenardDenver, Colorado
A veteran Colorado performer and producer of two long-running burlesque and cabaret shows in Denver, she's also dazzled audiences from coast-to-coast in burlesque festivals. A classically-trained chef, she's also a cookbook author and sparkly caterer.
Carolina Moon BeamWaterbury, Vermont
New to Burlesque, Carolina Moonbeam was chosen as an alternate for the 2019 Burlesque Festival. She has performed with Viva Vermont Vixens, at the Untapped series of Green Mountain Cabaret, with Bee’s Tease and Prudie Peepers Presents. She also performed in the Lady Luck Burlesque Newcomers Burlesque contest in NH.