New York: Nerdlesque is happening this weekend, obs. Mother’s Day Burlesque Brunch returns in May, featuring Shannon Doah.
Sad news: Portland’s Burk Biggler dies of asthma complications.
Cherry Sparkle Burlesque makes the scene in Alabama.
And a new troupe in Chicago, the Better Boobie Bureau.
Canada: HuffPo shares old-school photos.
Oz: Dita’s photog in Perth, Penny Lane.
And always getting in trouble down under, “An Australian dentists’ association has apologised unreservedly after raunchy footage from a late night burlesque event held at its conference was posted online.”
And in fiction, a “burlesque dancer” searches for a friend’s killer in Emma Donoghue’s Frog Music.
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