Naughty Things That Only A burlesque Performer Will Admit To…

So you all thought the world of burlesque was glamour all the way? But behind the glitz there is a glitter-coated trail of well, naughty habits that only performers of a certain genre would admit to… Step into the confession box you sinful showgirls and boys – all that you impart will be completely confidential…   […]

There Will Be Blood! Tips For horror and gorelesque acts…

It’s that time of year again… the time when we start to mess up stages and add a bit of claret to our performances. If you are thinking of going a bit gorelesque, here are a few tips to think about…  Firstly, have a read of this if you are not sure what gorelesque is. In basic […]

Glitter – How To Remove It

We bloody love glitter! We love covering ourselves in it, pouring it and our hostess DeeDee and Dawn love rolling in it… And if you’ve read our previous glitter post, you can see why it’s a yes from us! But glitter is like the burly version of herpes… It can spread, and once you’ve got it, […]

Getting a Wig-gle On! Taking Care Of Your Wigs

Have your synthetic wigs gone a bit fuzzy on the end? Have they started to whiff a bit for all the wrong reasons? We caught up with Lilly Laudanum to find out how she cares for hers… If you’re like me then you will not feel complete on stage until you are wigged-up. My characters […]

New Performer Tips: Thinking Big!

We know that, in everyday life, the motto is ‘less is more’. We all want to look naturally lovely, with beautiful barely there make-up, hair flowing naturally, with a gentile persona but when it comes to hitting the stage, that just isn’t going to cut it! You want that back row to see you, your […]

Glitter? Why it’s a yes from us!

So you think glitter is just a burlesque cliche? You think there’s nothing more to it’s use in a burlesque performance than just being excessive with sparkly stuff? Well think again! Glitter has many, many benefits to the performer (and the audience!). Let us explain why… Glitter covers all sins… Well, not quite all sins […]