Well the first of my little 'newsletters' went out today. I'll be keeping my notes in the letter, to the letter, but I thought I'd post this listing of upcoming events! There is a lot more of course happening in Seattle this month, but this is a great starting point!
May 3rd, “Fringe & Feathers” @ The Rendezvous: Produced by Miss Kitty Baby, this show is part of the Burlesque Hall of Fame Legends Challenge Fundraiser (see below!) Fringe & Feathers honors and is honored by Living Legend, Di Alba!
May 3rd & 5th, “May Flowers” @ The Mars Bar; An Unnatural Redhead Production, celebrating spring
May 5th, “Bullets and Dames” @ The Rendezvous; A film noir, pulp fiction themed revue by Purple Devil Productions
May 13th, “The Sound and Smoke Cabaret” @ The Can Can; A monthly, Weimar Era Style Cabaret, hosted by yours truly, Fosse Jack and featuring the talents of Troupe Hipnotica, JP Fierce, Cherry Manhattan and more!
May 16th, “Midnight Menagerie” @ The Rendezvous: This show is also part of the Burlesque Hall of Fame Legends Challenge!
May 18th, “rePRODUCTION" @ West Hall; Hosted by Paula the Swedish Housewife, and featuring some of Seattle’s sexiest performers, this fundraiser for NARAL Pro-Choic Washington PAC, is a fantastic opportunity for you to show solidarity with Women and Women’s Rights!
May 18th, “Boom Boom L’Roux’s Late Night Revue!” @ The Triple Door: Explore some of Seattle’s most exciting performers in this show of true variété! The show will feature Lydia DeCarllo, aerialist, Gale Force, EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! and The Shanghai Pearl, with host Kaleb Kerr!
May 23rd, “Boys! Bois! Boyz!” @ The Rebar; Brought to you by Jack & Wood Productions and Sir Eddie Van Glam, this celebration of Seattle boylesque will feature the talents of Fosse Jack, Sir Eddie Van Glam, Sir Andrew Stallion, Benjamin Weston, and the incomparable Waxie Moon! Hosted by Flirty Sanchez. (More info soon!!!)
May 24th, “The Blackmoor Revue” @ The Can Can; The Blackmoor Traveling Picture Show presents a wild cabaret of twisted performance and music! The Blackmoor Traveling Picture Show is a troupe of ‘haunt couture’ musicians, who present their own macabre take on Americana and Old World Cabaret, and feature the talent of their favorite local artists.
May 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st “Sinner Saint Burlesque” @ The Noc Noc: Every Thursday night you have the chance to catch one of Seattle’s longest running burlesque troupes!
If you have any upcoming shows you would like to add to my future lists, or would like to receive my monthly updates via e-mail, please feel free to send me your info! You can reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org
~ Fosse Jack