BurlyCon Basics-Packing 101
Oct20

BurlyCon Basics-Packing 101

Think of BurlyCon as burlesque’s summer camp! It’s a weekend off from show mode, so wear what makes you comfortable. We do offer the chance to dress up for our themed special events (see below). Leave space in your suitcase for a few glamorous items, and be aware that your yoga pants will probably see the light of day far more than your beaded evening gowns. What to Pack – Comfortable clothing – think yoga pants, jeans...

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New Limited Edition 10th Anniversary Poster!
Oct15

New Limited Edition 10th Anniversary Poster!

We collaborated with the amazingly talented Mexican artist Lady Love to bring you a collectors item like none other. Because this is our 10th year celebrating burlesque, Legends, and the history & art of our craft we wanted to do something special for all of you. Lady Love graciously reached out to us wanting to work together and now we give you this spectacular piece commemorating our home of Seattle, our Guests of Honor, and of...

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Welcome Dee Milo!
Sep04

Welcome Dee Milo!

BurlyCon is proud to announce Dee Milo as our second Guest of Honor and Living Legend for BurlyCon X. Dee Milo, “The Venus of Dance”, got her start in burlesque in 1949 in New Orleans and became a headliner performing nationally and internationally. She is known for her signature act “Sentimental Journey” where she undresses and then redresses in the routine. During her career Dee Milo toured with the USO; performed in Japan and...

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Our Invited Guests for BurlyCon X!

BurlyCon is incredibly excited to announce our Invited Presenters for BurlyCon X bringing a whole new kind of BurlyCon to you in 2017! Join us November 9-12 for four days of burlesque education and community building, classes from international award winning instructors and industry powerhouses. We are thrilled to announce your BurlyCon 2017 Invited Presenters: April O’Peel Bazuka Joe Lola Frost Miss Poison Ivory Ray Gunn...

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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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