The Chicago burlesque scene is always fabulous, but tomorrow night the city will explode in an array of pasties, glitter and feather fans as the best of the bump and grind put on their burlesque spectacular. This Friday, the queen of Chicago burlesque Michelle L'amour will present the second annual Superstars of Burlesque at Park West.
Audience members will experience dozens of burlesque stars, each holding titles from the Burlesque Hall of Fame. Scheduled to perform are Michelle L’amour (2005), Indigo Blue (The Reigning Queen of Burlesque 2011), Dirty Martini (2004), Roxi D’Lite (2010), Julie Atlas Muz (2006), Kalani Kokonuts (2009), The Stage Door Johnnies (World’s Best Group – 2011), Trixie Little and Evil Hate Monkey (World’s Best Burlesque Duo – 2006 and King of Boylesque – 2010), Tigger! (2006), Hot Toddy (2009) and the Chicago Starlets.
This year, Superstars of Burlesque will appear twice on Friday, September 16 at Park West; the first show will begin at 8:00 p.m. and the second at 10:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at Studio L'amour, Taboo Tabou or online at www.superstarsofburlesque.com.
But wait! There's more! For $100 you get front row seats to the show, a copy of Michelle L’amour’s brand new “Tease & Tone” exercise DVD, an event discount card featuring discounts to shows like Naked Girls Reading, Cocktail Club and Speakeasy, a poster of the Chicago Starlets, a signed 8×10 photograph of Michelle L’amour and special deals from partners like Taboo Tabou.