Next Beginners Burlesque Course Starts 21 February – this weds!

Places now released at bluestockinglounge.bigcartel.com – pre-booking essential! Our six week beginners burlesque course is back! We will be running our popular six week course on Wednesdays, 7.30-8.30pm at Swansea Grand Theatre Studio 1. This course is ideal for those who have never tried burlesque before as well as those who have already been on one of […]

The Name Game…

What’s the most important thing – aside from a polished, professional performance? Your name! After all, you want the legions of adoring viewers who witnessed the performance to remember who it was they saw! But giving yourself a stage name can be one of the hardest tasks ever! Here’s some tips that may help…  I’ve […]

Meet The Performer: Vivid Angel, Performing This Saturday at Swansea Grand Arts Wing

Well, it’s nearly Christmas, and it wouldn’t be the same without an angel, would it? and we’ve got the most Vivid kind hitting the Arts Wing this saturday!  Those who were at our Christmas show in 2015 might remember the Vivid Angel – we mean, how can anyone forget her inventive shows that often feature […]

Meet The Performer: Tricity Vogue, Performing at Our Dec 16 Show!

With our seasonal spectacular only a couple of weeks away, we thought we’d roll out some of our rather fantastic cast for your delectation… So step forth the four-stringed wonder that is Tricity Vogue!  Tricity Vogue is a cheeky charmer, a ukulele-strumming singer of off-beat ballads all with a clever lyrical twist. A regular on […]

Sound Advice: How To Deal With Audio Issues…

As an artform that relies heavily on recorded music to perform, burlesque (and cabaret and dance) is prone to problems outside our control… We’ve compiled some ‘sound advice’ to help you deal with audio emergencies…  Firstly, if you are looking for advice on how to choose your track, go here for inspiration on themes, editing and performing […]

“Bluestocking Lounge Is Dirty!” “Pure Filth”

Those are the words of a certain Mrs No Overall, who came to our August show undie-cover, apparently to scope out the venue. What Mrs No Overall found will shock you!    Mrs No Overall, who has been in the cabaret business for a number of years, travelled from the North of England to stake […]

Meet The Performer: Velma Von Bon Bon, Performing At Rocktober Rumble This Saturday

We’re crossing the days off on our calendar ready for this Saturday’s show and we have another fabulous performer to introduce to you… Velma Von Bon Bon…    Okay, okay, so if you’ve been a regular at our shows over the years you will already be familiar with this powerhouse of a performer, since she’s […]

Meet The Performer, Millie Dollar, Hitting Swansea Grand Theatre This Saturday!

As the weekend draws near, we’re getting a bit excited and thought it was about time to introduce you to the performers. And we can’t believe that we’ve never had this artiste on the Bluestocking stage before – step forward the wonderful Millie Dollar!  Hailing from Liverpool, Millie Dollar has been breaking the audience’s hearts […]