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Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Bush Confidence

No, I am not talking about the former president of the US. I am talking about muff, fuzz, the lady garden, and a multitude of other quaint names we use … Continue reading

May 31, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Dream of the 90’s is Alive (in Burlesque)

As much as our history is Tempest Storm, Lili St.Cyr and Gypsy Rose Lee, and our current icons are Dirty Martini, Julie Atlas Muz and oh hell, why not, Dita … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · 6 Comments

Rules? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Rules!

Well, except for these. These are a few rookie mistakes I see a lot of out and about. 1. No fishnets and sequins. You WILL get attached to yourself. 2. … Continue reading

May 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Quote for the Week

“If you don’t see yourself represented, then go out there and represent yourself” – Murray Hill

May 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ultimate Rider

The area designated to get changed in at Burlesque shows is famously weird. You’ll notice I didn’t say “Dressing Room.” I’ve got changed in kitchens, closets and on one memorable … Continue reading

May 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Rhymin & Stealin

NO SLEEP TILL…BEASTIE BOYS BURLESQUE: A TRIBUTE TO MCA B-Boys and Girls, here we go, yo! Get ready for Rhyming & Stealing & Stripping as we bring you BEASTIE BOYS … Continue reading

May 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Burlesque, feminism and superheroines!

 “…we shouldn’t have a problem with burlesque – lap-dancing’s older, darker, cleverer sister. Yes, I know; it’s stripping in front of men, for cash. Given the patriarchy and all that, … Continue reading

May 12, 2012 · 11 Comments

Panty Wrangling

Panty wranglers, stage kittens, stage maids, it doesn’t matter what you call us, we are the unsung heroes of the burlesque show. From gathering discarded garments to making sure that … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · 2 Comments

You want a what?

List of Things the SWBC & Coochie Crunch Need: 1. A secret handshake. 2. An on call Cher impersonator for parties (I’m looking at you Chad Michaels.) 3. A bat … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 7 Comments

Glitter on the Back Porch

Miss Lucy Doris Heard has an interesting proposition for all bodacious crafters out there. I host craft parties for Hens (and Stags) and really enjoy sharing my passion for making … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

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