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A Whole New Kind of Burlesque

Les Dames Dangereux are a cabaret style performance troupe made up of a variety of multi-talented women.  We are sexy steppin’ singers who bring you dangerous doses of sultry entertainment!   76 more words

Burlesque

Fat Burlesque

A few days ago a joke about fat burlesque dancers was posted on twitter, and it upset me pretty badly. After I calmed down and had a dialogue with the poster, who was extremely gracious and responsive to my hurt and anger, I realized that my anger wasn’t really with her or the tweet itself, but was really because the seemingly innocuous joke was in terms that are so ingrained in our language, most people wouldn’t have thought twice about it. 839 more words

Social Justice

Burlesque as a Response to Controlling Women's Sexuality 

This originally appeared on MagMileRunner.com, but I’m moving this type of posting over here.

And yet, despite repeated assurances that women aren’t particularly sexual creatures, in cultures around the world, men have gone to extraordinary lengths to control female libido: female genital mutilation, head-to-toe…

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Slut Shaming

BAM BAM Upcoming Gigs

*COMING UP* 

– May 29th: MAX FREAK, 24 Moons, Melbourne.

– June 1st: Guest Panelist on “Queers & Answers”, Hares & Hyenas, 7pm.

– June 12th: Keeping it Queered, (venue TBA), Melbourne. 47 more words

Australian Burlesque Festival

Hello stunning people,

It’s that time of the year again. No, not Christmas, its the Australian Burlesque Festival! Its the time of the year where you put your fancy gear on and watch beautiful performers grace the stage. 340 more words

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