Lola Love Promoted to BurlyCon Executive Director

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: NOVEMBER 9, 2018 On behalf of BurlyCon, the Board of Directors is proud to announce that Lola Love has been promoted to the role of Executive Director of BurlyCon. Lola brings almost ten years of event management, coordination and planning experience to this new role. For the past 5 years, Lola has served as the Director of Programming.  For the last year she has …

Welcome 2018 Directors!

BurlyCon announces the 2018 Directors. Seattle, WA – BurlyCon, the only education focused burlesque convention in the US, is heading into its eleventh year in Seattle, WA. They are excited to announce the Directors who will be working throughout the year to help put on the convention. Indigo Blue, the mastermind behind BurlyCon continues in her role as Executive Director. Lola Love has accepted the role of Deputy Director along …

BurlyCon Welcomes Lola Love as Deputy Director

Seattle, WA – BurlyCon Burlesque Convention is thrilled and delighted to announce exciting changes in its organizational staffing for 2018. In BurlyCon’s 11th year of rocking the burlesque community’s educational world, we have taken important new steps to solidify the staff running the convention. “On behalf of the Board of Directors I am thrilled that Lola Love has accepted the job of Deputy Director of BurlyCon. Lola is a 6-year veteran …

Guest of Honor, 2017 BurlyCon Legend

This year marks BurlyCon’s 10 year anniversary and we are celebrating in a big way, and this year’s Guest of Honor is a big part of that! We are overjoyed to announce that the #BurlyConX Legend marks the return of our first ever Guest of Honor, Toni Elling! That’s right, when you join us in November, you will get to spend a bit of your convention with The Satin Doll …

Members

We love our BurlyCon 2016 Members! BurlyCon thrives because of the contributions of the burlesque community! With the help of your membership payments BurlyCon has been able to upgrade some equipment, have more snack options available in hospitality, and increase awareness of Burlesque. THANK YOU ALL! Annie Cherry Anonymous Aphrodite Rose Aphrodite Rose Apollo Vidra Arabella Allure Arcadia Kane Baby Doe Bettina May Bianca Coal Centime Bijou Coco Lectric Cortigiana …

BurlyCon 2016 Presenter Selections are In!

BurlyCon is delighted to have issued the offer letters for courses we wish to host at this year’s event.  Each year, the BurlyCon Programming team labors to choose between hundreds of proposals. We are delighted to, in our 9th year, host another full roster of an incredible variety of educational offerings. In all situations when some things are selected and others are not, disappointment can arise. We realize this, and …

2015 Board Retreat Summary

by Kristina Nekyia, BurlyCon board member Somewhere deep in the desert, watched over by a towering, serene statue of Quan Yin, nine powerful women gathered to talk about the future of burlesque education. They talked about strategy, business, finances, and procedure. They talked about heart, community, sexuality, inclusion, art, and love. Out of this cauldron of ideas and passions, they began to form a plan… It sounds mythical, and it felt …