HAPPY JUNE! SUMMER IS ALMOST HERE! Of course we celebrate Summer at The Mermaid Parade on June 22 in CONEY ISLAND, so this month we’re spending as much time on/in Coney Island as possible! Be SURE to Sign up for Flirting with Burlesque this Month, I’m teaching along with Ede Nightcrawler (legendary nightlife dancer and amazing teacher!)

June 18 is BUSHWICK BURLESQUE: LOOKA! LOOKA! LOOKA! ALIVE INSIDE! A CONEY ISLAND LOVE LETTER!We’ve been having a huge audience at our shows in the new venue called Bizarre!  So I highly recommend getting to the show early for a seat! The show is now going to start at 9pm, so be aware of the NEW TIME! The show is featuring performers synonymous with CONEY ISLAND starring MAT “The Seal Boy” FRASER, INSECTAVORA (Miss Coney Island 2003), SERPENTINA (Premier Pagentress of The Prestigious Pale Python), DONNY VOMIT (Dapper Dan of Danger), MISS EKATERINA (Miss Coney Island 2006),LEFTY LUCY (Miss Coney Island 2010) , CHERRY DELIGHT (Miss Coney Island 2013) , THE SCHLEP SISTERS (New York’s Juiciest Jewesses!), HEATHER LOOP (NOLA Booty Bounce Queen/ Big Freedia’s Dancer!), and ALFIE BUNZ!

Then we are actually performing IN CONEY ISLAND on June 27 for: THE JUST SCARY STORY! A FANTASTICAL, NONSENSICAL, RIDICULOUSLY ABSURD, and COMPLETELY MADE UP, AUTOBIOGRAPHY! Scary Ben and I or Just Scary a “perverse George and Gracie” were brought together through a madcap story of sexy shenanigans. Follow our adventure of showbiz, love and bizarre extravaganza! Featuring: FEM APPEAL! DEITY DELGADO!! and FANCY FEAST!!!

Enjoy the photos (Above of me and Scary Ben by Adrian Buckmaster) and below of me, Scary Ben and Donny Vomit from Bushwick Burlesque show at BIZARRE by co-owner and photographer Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire.

JUNE Performance Dates

Thursday, June 6, 13, 20, & 27: Teaching FLIRTING WITH BURLESQUE 7-8pm at The NY School of Burlesque advance registration required www.schoolofburlesque.com/flirting.shtml
Thursday, June 6, SHIMMY UP THE BURLESQUE LADDER 7:15pm at The NOLA School of Burlesque Crescent Lotus Dance Studio–3143 Calhoun St. NEW ORLEANS, LA.
Saturday, June 8: DIRTY DIME PEEPSHOW 11pm The Allways Lounge and Marigny Theatre–located at 2240 St. Claude Ave. NEW ORLEANS, LA.
Thursday, June 13: Sailing & Seduction Burlesque Sail 9:30pm The Clipper City Peir 17 South Street Seaport. New York,NY
Friday, June 14: The Naked History of Coney Island 10pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, June 15: Keep Calm and Use Alchemy 10pm at a private location. Brooklyn, NY
Sunday, June 16: Silky Sundays Midnight at Employees Only 510 Hudson St, New York, NY
Monday, June 17: NY School of Burlesque Student Showcase 8pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard Street, New York, NY
Saturday, June 22:The Club House 11pm at The Slipper Room 167 Orchard Street, New York, NY
Wednesday, June 26: Shaken and Stirred 10pm at The Delancy 168 Delancey St,  New York, NY
Thursday, June 27: Bushwick Burlesque Presents: THE JUST SCARY STORY 9pm at Coney Island USA 1208 Surf Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Friday, June 28: Fleshbot Fridays 9pm at Headquarters Gentlemen’s Club: 552 West 38th Street, between 10th and 11th Ave NY,NY