History of Burlesque Continued

Rated: Adult

Category: Discussion Panel

This panel is a continuation of the popular History of Burlesque panel with a focus on the events that lead to burlesque today. We'll go over how strip clubs contributed to burlesque's demise and subsequent revival and discuss role of Burlesque Hall of Fame and the Miss Exotic World Pageant. Learn about a modern legends like the Pontani Sisters, Michelle L'amour, and of course Dita Von Teese and how performance art, drag, and even cosplay has allowed burlesque to evolve into many different forms.


FRI 10:00p.m. (45 mins.) Room: LALIQUE I [Ballroom Level]

Speaking: Hana Li