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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#SeaBQ Community Participates in Its 10th Seattle Pride Parade
Jun20

#SeaBQ Community Participates in Its 10th Seattle Pride Parade

by Vixen Valentine For the 10th year in a row the Seattle Burlesque Community will be participating in the Seattle Pride Parade on Sunday, June 26th. Planning is already underway as decorations and a float are currently being constructed. A few of the Seattle Pride Parade Committee members were able to give us some insight on what is in the works for this year’s’ parade! What was the process for deciding on the theme this year?...

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Welcome to BurlyCon 2016!
Jun03

Welcome to BurlyCon 2016!

Burlesque Education & Social Convention BurlyCon, November 10-13, 2016, is an annual burlesque social and educational convention held every fall in the Seattle area. As the educational arm of the burlesque arts circuit, BurlyCon provides a unique opportunity to learn, practice, network, and thrive in a supportive (and fun!) community environment. There’s simply no other single event where attendees can access such multifaceted...

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Burlycon’s Burlesque Hall of Fame Finishing School
May10

Burlycon’s Burlesque Hall of Fame Finishing School

The BHoF Finishing School presents classes with burlesque Living Legends from the mid-twentieth century. Classes are held during the Burlesque Hall of Fame Exotic World Weekend in Las Vegas, and focus on lifestyle, skills, and history. These classes are a fantastic and opportunity to receive information passed on directly from one of our most fragile resources: the performers of yesteryear. View Schedule & Buy Passes Learn more...

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