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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Burlesque Festival News
Jan28

Burlesque Festival News

Happy January 2017! For those of you who put ‘apply to more festivals’ on your New Year’s Resolutions list we’ve rounded up festival applications that are currently open and accepting applications!  POLAND​: Applications are open for the Slavic Burlesque Festival until March 19th. The Festival will take place June 16/17 in Poland, Minsk Mazowiecki (50km from Warsaw). Write to: slavicburlesquefest@wp.pl to request an application....

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Today is #GIVINGTUESDAY at BurlyCon

Now in its fifth year “Giving Tuesday” has become a global movement celebrating giving and philanthropy. In the spirit of #GivingTuesday, Burlycon is launching our end of year giving platform, which includes our 2016-17 Membership Campaign, Burlycon 2017 Sponsorship and BurlyBenefactor Push! Do you love burlesque and BurlyCon? Are you looking for a way to be more involved in the health and growth of the organization? Supporters like...

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2016 Schedule and Guests of Honor Announced!
Aug17

2016 Schedule and Guests of Honor Announced!

We are very excited to announce the 2016 Class Schedule! You can also download the official BurlyCon Guidebook onto your phone or tablet. Check out our amazing lineup of presenters. We also present our 2016 Guests of Honor: Rachel Shteir, Bonnie Dunn and Legend Gina Bon Bon . You’ll want to make sure to attend at least one class with each of these distinguished individuals of the burlesque world. Register today! Guests of Honor...

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