BurlyCon and Seattle Boylesque
Mar27

BurlyCon and Seattle Boylesque

The 3rd Annual Seattle Boylesque Festival is proud to present a BurlyCon Benefit at their Saturday night 10pm show. This late show will help BurlyConX be the biggest educational burlesque bash yet! Buy your tickets for the entire event HERE. With more than 30 performers from Japan, New York, LA, Seattle, Portland, Las Vegas and Canada, this year’s two-day extravaganza promises to be the sexiest weekend of 2017. The festival...

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International Burlesque Artists on Women’s Day
Mar08

International Burlesque Artists on Women’s Day

“Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030” is the theme for the 2017 International Women’s Day (IWD) which falls on March 8th. While the first National Woman’s Day was observed in the United States on February 28 in honor of the “1908 garment workers’ strike in New York, where women protested against working conditions” the first International Women’s Day was observed in 1911. The UN marks it as a “a time to reflect...

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Festival Updates!

Mark your calendars, we have several festivals with application deadlines coming up! Get all the latest Burlesque Festival news over at burlesquefests.com   Golden Legends Challenge Colorado Springs, CO Festival Dates: August 11-13 Application Deadline: March 1 http://www.goldenlegends.org/apply/   Ohio Burlesque Festival Cleveland, OH Festival Dates: August 3-5 Application Deadline: March 15 http://www.ohioburlesque.com/...

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Deanna Danger Brings BurlyCon Home
Feb14

Deanna Danger Brings BurlyCon Home

We want to give a shout out to Deanna Danger for inspiring us! Every year we open scholarships so more performers, regardless of finances, have the chance to learn at our convention in Seattle. But the lovely Miss Danger has taken it upon herself to create her own BurlyCon Scholarship for her students at her studio in Richmond, Virgina. Performers attending class at Boom Boom Basics have the chance to receive a scholarship assisting...

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Burlesque Scholarships- Interview with Singe
Feb05

Burlesque Scholarships- Interview with Singe

Financial Assistance and Scholarship applications to attend BurlyCon November 9-12 2017 officially open February 1, 2017. To help us kick off the application process we were able to catch up with Singe, the 2016 Scholarship Winner to find out how attending BurlyCon helped her and any advice she can give to those of you working through the application process! Your Performer Name: ​Singe Which City are you based out of:​ Bloomington,...

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