Prepare FOR pasties, BIG LAUGHS and cork-poppin’, feelgood fun..!
A feelgood night of variety and burlesque, guaranteed to tease, tantalize and tickle the senses, featuring four of New York City’s finest downtown performers. It’s a celebration of human sexuality and good old-fashioned vaudevillian-style fun with a stellar line-up.
MEET THE CAST:
WILFREDO is the lover with the tight pants, the big teeth and the singing voice to die for. Wilfredo has toured internationally, from comedy festivals in Edinburgh, Melbourne, Singapore and the Philippines, to the intimate cabaret rooms of London, Prague and Buenos Aires. Recently he appeared before 20,000 people at the month-long Cape Town Funny Festival, receiving the honor to perform for Nobel Prize winner Desmond Tutu. His late-night appearances at Manhattan’s Slipper Room have fast become the stuff of legend among New York audiences. Grotesque, deluded but entirely lovable, he’s an absolute feast for the soul! Wilfredo is the powerhouse musical comic creation of the comedian Matt Roper.
LIL' MISS LIXX is “The Candy-Coated Cutie". A classically trained ballerina turned burlesque starlet, known for hypnotizing audiences with her cute sass, flirty smile and Lolita-like look. She captivates crowds with her classical striptease, naughty knee-slapping scenarios, and hilariously sexy off-the-wall antics. Lixx got her start kittening for burlesque stars like Dirty Martini and The Pontani Sisters in the Off-Broadway hit This is Burlesque. She can now be found shakin' it on New York City's most popular stages such as The Slipper Room, Coney Island's Sideshow by The Seashore, Joe's Pub, and Abron's Arts Center.
BOO BOO DARLIN' is the “Fun Time Gal of Burlesque," She’s been popping Prosecco ‘n’ Pasties since 2009 and cackling all the way through the USA! Her stage presence is equal parts sexy, funny, ridiculous and garnished with sweet southern charm. She has proudly performed with such groups as Sugar Shack Burlesque, Storybook Burlesque, Pink Room Burlesque and co-produced Richmond Varietease. Her most notable performances are her 7 years performing for the New York Burlesque Festival,The annual Miss Twin Peaks Pageant, Miss Coney Island Pageant, The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Hollywood Costume Show and being crowned the 2014 Porcapapessa at the Caput Mundi Burlesque Festival in Rome.
PINKIE SPECIAL: Hula hoop performer, burlesque artist and musician, Pinkie has been performing on stages right across the world, gaining attention for her unique energy fused with equal measure of skill and humor. Back in 2000, Pinkie began performing by playing the wash tub bass with a hill billy band in Seattle. A few years later destiny brought Pinkie to NYC where her performing career truly took off. In addition to her hooping performances, she is also a hooping teacher for the New York School of Burlesque.
CHERIE NUIT **SPECIAL GUEST STAR** Creeping out of the darkness, hailing from the mystical land of Baltimore, comes the darling of the night, the girl who's weird in all the best ways! Known for her award winning numbers at the Great Burlesque Exposition, Alterna-Tease Neo-Burlesque Festival, and Great Southern Exposure, Cherie Nuit can also be found performing semi-regularly in NYC as well as nationally. In an article featuring Cherie, Burlesque Beat says «This is the burlesque I love: funny, provocative and strange.» Bringing light to the darkness, it's Chérie Nuit, Baltimore's darling of the night.