July!! 5th Annual Kate Bushwick! My BIRTHDAY! Fuck You Revue! Trapper Keeper at Coney Island!

A  few updates!

1.I have a NEW PHONE NUMBER, so shoot me an email if you need it! I’m banned from Facebook for another 30 days, so email or phone are the best way to get in touch with me!
2. I am selling LOOKING GLASS GEMS, so if you need rhinestones to bedazzle your costumes, I’m your NYC connection!
3.KATE BUSH is awesome, and we’ve got the THE 5TH ANNUAL KATE BUSHWICK this month, DON’T MISS IT!
4. It’s my BIRTHDAY this MONTH, so come celebrate with me and Sequinette on our ACTUAL birthday for Be Brunch! Bizarre Birthday!!
5. You can take classes from me! Yes, I teach private workshops, Skype Workshops AND you can join me Thursdays in July at The New York School of Burlesque for Flirting with Burlesque
6. MORE MORE MORE: there are some awesome shows you should see that my friends are producing, info BELOW!

JULY TOP PICKS!

THURSDAY JUL 28, 10PM:
THE 5TH ANNUAL KATE BUSHWICK
at House of Yes
With a STELLAR CAST OF TALENT: DJ Anna Matronic  (The Scissor Sisters), Michael Cavadias, Deity Delgado, Bridget Barkan, Shane Shane, Faux Pas Le Fae, GiGi BonBon, Poison Eve, Darlinda Just Darlinda, Eric Schmalenberger and MORE TBA!
Check out the awesome poster art by Sasha Velour!

SUNDAY JULY 31, 1PM
BE BRUNCH! BIZARRE BIRTHDAY!
Starring: Sequinette, Bambi The Mermaid, Queen Esther, Minnie Tonka, Anita Cookie, and MORE TBA!

MORE OF JULY!

Tuesday July 19, 9pm
Fuck You Revue Presents:
OBJECT OF MY AFFECTION


Saturday July 23, 10pm
Bambi the Mermaid presents:
TRAPPER KEEPER!
A burlesque salute to LISA FRANK and all things super girly!

JUNE UPDATE!

JUNE! We’re half way through 2016! WOW! Please enjoy the photo/poster above from Malgorzata Sanieweska, more about “BE BRUNCH! BIZARRE PRIDE!” below!  Anyway, I’m literally on my way to Las Vegas to perform at The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend! Yes, you heard that right! And right after Las Vegas, I’m heading to Knoxville,TN to teach and perform with Salome Cabaret! While I’m away, you get to enjoy the New York Boylesque Festival! AND when I get home it’s The Mermaid Parade and I continue my residency at The Fuck You Revue with their show “IDENTIFY THIS!”

I also opened an Etsy Shop selling wonderful Feather Facinators, Hair Clips and Hair Sticks called DarlindasFeathers! Adorn yourself with something lovely!! LINK HERE https://www.etsy.com/shop/DarlindasFeathers and you can also send me a message if you want a custom order or don’t want to go through Etsy!

JUNE TOP PICKS!

All the June, AWESOMENESS begins on FRIDAY JUNE 3rd, when I take the stage at The Titans of Tease show at Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend doing my tribute to Legend Rose La Rose! Then SATURDAY, JUNE 4th, The Schlep Sisters compete for Best Small Group at The 26th Annual Tournament of Tease! What an HONOR to perform at this event, I am REALLY EXCITED!

Next up, while I’m in KNOXVILLE! You’ll be here in NYC taking a gander that the WORLD’S finest BOYLESQUE Performers! That’s Right, Friday June 10th and Saturday June 11th, Thirsty Girl Productions and Daniel Nardicio Present: The 5th Annual NY Boylesque Festival!

Speaking of Knoxville, Tennessee! The kind folks of SALOME CABARET are bringing me out to teach and perform! Starting THURSDAY, JUNE 9th, I’m teaching “Oh How I Love You: Connecting with Your Audience!” FRIDAY, JUNE 10th, I”m teaching “FOREVER HAIR” and SATURDAY, JUNE 11th, I’ll be performing with the gorgeous talented beauties of Salome Cabaret!

Next up is TUESDAY JUNE 21 for my residency at The Fuck You Revue: IDENTIFY THIS! And it’s all about our performers not giving a fuck what other people think of their bodies. We are celebrating the one year anniversary of Dangrrr Doll’s boobs, with special guests Jonny Porkpie, Raquel Reed, Miss Tiffany, Vigor Mortis, and more!

So, I LOVE CELEBRATING GAY PRIDE! However, Manhattan streets crowded on a hot day isn’t my idea of comfort! But a Queer Brunch Show IS! So SUNDAY, JUNE 26th I decided to bring you the FIRST of my monthly installment of BE BRUNCH! with BIZARRE PRIDE! So I put together some incredible queers, who will entertain you while you dine on Bizarre’s delicious food! Who’s in the show you ask? Well, Legs Malone, Chris Harder, Essence Revealed, Sasha Velour,Faux Pas Le Fae and Aurora North, Lee Valone, a DJ set from Frankie and the Momo’s AND More TBA! Reserved Seating and a Meal when you purchase your ticket in ADVANCE HERE -> http://BeBrunchPride.bpt.me

July is HOT and ON!

JULY HIGHLIGHTS!
THURSDAY 7/2 Pinchbottom & The Schlep Sisters Present MOB JEWS!

Thursday 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23 & 7/30 I am teaching Flirting with Burlesque  at The New York School of Burlesque!

Tuesday 7/7 Bushwick Burlesque First Tuesdays Presents: Rhinestone Gorilla Burlesque!

Friday 7/17: Coney Island Burlesque at The Beach presents: Schlep it to The 80′s

Tuesday, July 21: Bushwick Burlesque Presents: DRENCHED “Darlinda’s Hot and Sweaty Birthday Bacchanal”

MORE July Shows!

Thursday, July 2,9,16,23 &30 : Teach Flirting with Burlesque 7-8pm at The NY School of Burlesque

 

Thursday, July 2: MOB JEWS RETURNS: 8pm at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NYC

Friday, July 3: Dead Sexy: Red, White and Bloody: 9pm at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NYC
Monday, July 6: Pink and a Smile: 9:30pm at Lucky 13 Saloon 644 Sackett St. Brooklyn, NY

Tuesday, July 7: Bushwick Burlesque Presents: Rhinestone Gorilla Burlesque 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday July 8:Plugged In, Turned On, Turned Up 8pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NYC

Wednesday July 8: Glitter Gutter 10pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NYC

Thursday July 9: The Wiggle Room 10pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NYC

Friday July 10: Ass Freaks 5- The End 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!

Saturday, July 11: !BadAss! Does DRAG! 10pm at C.O.W. 21-A Clinton St NYC

Sunday July 12: Silky Sundays 10pm at Employees Only 510 Hudson St NYC

Wednesday July 15: Cocktail Party Benefit for Scary Ben’s Gran Guinol Project time TBA at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!

Friday July 17: Schlep it to The 80′s 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!
Tuesday, July 21: Bushwick Burlesque Presents: DRENCHED “Darlinda’s Hot and Sweaty Birthday Bacchanal” 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Saturday July 25: The Midnight Show 11:45pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NYC

August Sneak Peek!
Saturday August 1: Taylor Mac: The 20th Century Abridged
Tuesday August 4: Kate Bushwick
Tuesday August 18: Bushwick Burlesque
Saturday August 22: Scary Ben’s Gran Guinol Project

June is ON!!

HELLO JUNE!! Well June is arriving on Monday, and I have so much to tell you about!!
Ah, Summer is fast approaching so that means Coney Island is in ACTION!

6/2 This month starts with a benefit for Scary Ben’s Gran Guinol Artist in Residency Project at Coney Island called Coup de Foudre: Un Surreliste Clown Cabaret!

Tuesday, June 2: Scary Ben Presents: Coup de Foudre: Un surréaliste Clown Cabaret 9 PM at Bizarre Bushwick 12 Jefferson Street,Brooklyn, NY


Also on 6/2 is the deadline to NOMINATE people for THE PURPLE ROOSTER AWARDS, An award that we have made up, to give out more awards!
Unlike other awards, we encourage voter fraud, cheating, campaigning and any other way, but don’t dismiss or forget about good old fashion by the books promotion as well, to get that Purple Rooster in your hand, come hell or high water. Have your fans vote, create competitions, whatever it take to win, this IS ART, after all, right? Cutthroat to the end, as ART is meant to be. Here is the link to NOMINATE past performer and shows for the purple rooster awards! You have until JUNE 2 to nominate people!https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/KYYNJFF

you can find out more about THE PURPLE ROOSTER AWARDS here ->https://www.facebook.com/THEPURPLEROOSTERAWARDS#

6/5 and 6/6 Is The BurlyCon Legends Finishing School at The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend
6/5 and 6/6 Is The BurlyCon Legends Finishing School at The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend at The Orleans, Las Vegas Nevada.

6/16 is The 2nd Annual Mx Bushwick Burlesque Pageant!! With a STELLAR line up of contestants!
Ruby Solitaire, Titano Oddfellow, Betsy Propane, Peter Peter, Dick Jones, Velvet Crayon, Lefty Lucy, Jack Sullivan, The Spill Sisters, Korilla the Gorilla, and Rev. Mother Flash [Mr(s). Vagina Dentata 2015]. Fancy Feast and Poison Eve will be our MC’s for the evening and Scary Ben and I will be judges along with Tigger!, YOU (yes we are choosing two audience judges at random) and another mystery celebrity judge!

Tuesday, June 16: The 2nd Annual Mx Bushwick Burlesque Pageant: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY


6/27 is Scary Ben and Jellyboy The Clown present some nonesense at Coney Island USA!

Saturday June 27: Jelly Boy The Clown and Scary Ben present something awesome 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!

AND MAY IS NOT OVER YET!! 
Friday, May 29 I will be performing and Saturday May 30th I will be teaching at The Philadelphia Burlesque Festival!
Saturday May 30th, 10pm I will also be at Le Scandale Cabaret The Laure Beechman Theater and Sunday May 31st I will be at Church of Titillation’s Fucking with The Audience Show at Times Scare!
BEFORE I go uptown I

will be enjoying The 3rd Annual Asian Burlesque Spectacular on SATURDAY MAY 30!

Below is more info about other June shows and some fun photos from May shows and travels!

MORE June Shows!

Tuesday, June 2: Scary Ben Presents: Coup de Foudre: Un surréaliste Clown Cabaret 9 PM at Bizarre Bushwick 12 Jefferson Street,Brooklyn, NY

Thursday, June 11: Spanking The Lower East Side 10pm at Nurse Bettie 106 Norfolk St NY, NY
Friday, June 12:The Midnight Show 11:45pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NY,NY.

Tuesday, June 16: The 2nd Annual Mx Bushwick Burlesque Pageant: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY
Thursday, June 18: Teach Flirting with Burlesque 7-8pm at The NY School of Burlesque
Thursday, June 18: Spanking The Lower East Side 10pm at Nurse Bettie 106 Norfolk St NY, NY
Wednesday, June 24: Take a Turn for The Nurse 10pm at Nurse Bettie 106 Norfolk St NY, NY
Friday, June 26: Room 69 9:30pm at Hotel Chantelle 92 Ludlow St. NY,NY
Friday June 26: Dumpster Dive 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!
Saturday June 27: Jelly Boy The Clown and Scary Ben present something awesome 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave Brooklyn, NY!

July Sneak Peek!
Thursday July 2: Mob Jews Returns!
Tuesday July 7: The Return of the Rhinestone Gorilla Follies
Friday July 17: The Schlep Sisters Present: Schleping Through The 80′s
Tuesday July 21: Bushwick Burlesque: Darlinda’s Birthday Bash

 

May Update

May Highlights!

Friday, May 1: NIGHT OF 1000 STEVIES 25: TIMELESS 9 PM – 3 AM at Irving Plaza 17 Irving Place. NY,NY
Tuesday, May 5:Bushwick Burlesque and The Squidling Bros. Circus Sideshow Present: Carnivolution: Bushwick!: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Tuesday, May 19:Bushwick Burlesque: SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY


Friday May 29:The Philadelpia Burlesque Festival 8pm at Plays and Players Theatre  Address: 1714 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA

MORE MAY Shows!

Friday, May 1: NIGHT OF 1000 STEVIES 25: TIMELESS 9 PM – 3 AM at Irving Plaza 17 Irving Place. NY,NY

Saturday May 2: Le Scandale Cabaret at The Laurie Beechman Theatre Downstairs at West Bank Cafe, 407 West 42nd St NY, NY!

Tuesday, May 5:Bushwick Burlesque and The Squidling Bros. Circus Sideshow Present: Carnivolution: Bushwick!: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, May 6:RADICAL VAUDEVILLE-REVOLUTION COCKTAIL 9pm at The Celebration of Whimsy Theater 21 Clinton St, NY,NY.

Wednesday, May 6:Glitter Gutter 10pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NY,NY.

Monday, May 11:NY School of Burlesque Student Showcase 8pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard St, NY,NY.

Friday, May 15:  Teaching at The Trudy Bauchery Academy  at The Core Star 439 W 2nd AVE Eugene, OR

Tuesday, May 19:Bushwick Burlesque: SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, May 20: Take a Turn for The Nurse 10pm at Nurse Bettie 106 Norfolk St NY, NY

Friday May 22: Dead Sexy 9pm at The Kill Bar at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NY, NY!

Sunday, May 24: Force Majeure 9pm at The Cobra Club 6 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Friday May 29:The Philadelpia Burlesque Festival 8pm at Plays and Players Theatre  Address: 1714 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA

Saturday May 30:Teaching “Shimmy up the Burlesque Ladder”  3pm at InterAct Theater Basement Studio 2030 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA

Sunday May 31: Church of Titillation: F*cking With The Audience 8pm at The Kill Bar at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NY, NY!

April is full of NEW SHOWS! THE COCKETTES! MOB JEWS!!

April Highlights!
Thursday April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30: Teaching Flirting with Burlesque 7-8pm at The New York School of Burlesque 440 Lafayette, NY. NY

Tuesday, April 7: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: RUMI MISSABU’S A COCKTAIL OF GLAMOUR AND ANARCHY: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Tuesday, April 21: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: SCARY BEN’S BIRTHDAY SHOW! : 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY

Saturday April 26 and Sunday April 26: MOB JEWS at The Bar at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NY, NY!

MORE April Shows!
Tuesday, April 7: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: RUMI MISSABU’S A COCKTAIL OF GLAMOUR AND ANARCHY: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY
Thursday April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30: Teaching Flirting with Burlesque 7-8pm at The New York School of Burlesque 440 Lafayette, NY. NY
Saturday, April 4: The Midnight Cabaret Doors 10:30 Live Music 11pm Cabaret: 12 Midnightat Drom 85 Avenue A NY, NY
Advance EASTER DISCOUNT TICKETS for $10 w/ code: easterbunny
www.dromnyc.com


Sunday April 5: Church of Titillation: Mixed-Up Spring Holidays at The Bar at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NY, NY!
Tuesday, April 7: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: RUMI MISSABU’S A COCKTAIL OF GLAMOUR AND ANARCHY: 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY
Friday April 10 and Saturday April 11: The Super Fun Passover Seder! at The Muse 338 Moffat Street Brooklyn, NY!

Saturday April 11: Le Scandale Cabaret at The Laurie Beechman Theatre Downstairs at West Bank Cafe, 407 West 42nd St NY, NY!
Wednesday, April 15: Take a Turn for The Nurse 10pm at Nurse Bettie 106 Norfolk St NY, NY
Saturday, April 18th: Private Event/ Fundraiser. Scary Ben Presents: Hijacked “Return of the Clowns”. Proceeds benefit Scary Ben’s Artist in Residency at Coney Island U.S.A. for more information email hijackedcabaret@gmail.com
Tuesday, April 21: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: SCARY BEN’S BIRTHDAY SHOW! : 9pm at Bizarre Bushwick! 12 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday April 26 and Sunday April 26: MOB JEWS at The Bar at Times Scare 669 8th Avenue NY, NY!

MARCHING THROUGH EUROPE! Voting for BUSHWICK!

EXCITING NEWS! Scary Ben and I have been nominated for The Brooklyn Nightlife Awards! I have been nominated for Best Burlesque Performer and he has been nominated for Best Circus Performer (because he is a TRUE CLOWN! We really want to put Bushwick Burlesque on the map so your VOTE is appreciated! www.surveymonkey.com/s/brooklynnightlifeawards

March Highlights!
Tuesday, March 3: BUSHWICK BURLESQUE PRESENTS: Dr. GLASSHEART A new musical by Jason Trachtenburg

Thursday March 5, Friday March 6, and Saturday March 7: Burlesque at Queen Calavera! Gerhardstrasse 7 Sankt Pauli, Hamburg, Germany!