And you thought burlesque was dead...
Visit a world beyond your imagination. A place where live performers entice you with choreographed skits and sensual dances. A relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff take all of the day's stresses off of your shoulders. There is no hustle, just good company, amazing performances and inexpensive drinks. The Crazy Russian maintains a strict code of burlesque style performance. You will experience live theater, dance, pole dance, trapeze, costumes, improv and comedy. There is only one way to find out what your missing. See you soon!
For more information regarding our hours and location click here.
August Burlesque and Variety Show
This August we bring you a burlesque legend! We are honored to have Gabriella Maze on our stage. She will be joined by burlesquers Femme 6, Patsi Cake, Fanny Bonanza, Cwen L'Queer, 'Stache, Master of Ceremonies Bella La Blanc, Stage Kitten Babs and spoken word artist Petula Ceasar. This is a show not to be missed. In the spirit of variety we are heating up the night with live spoken word, strip tease, aerial arts, pole work and belly dance. Join us Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 9pm. The bar opens at 8pm and there is a $10 cover at the door. It'll be damn near legendary.
Burlesque Movement Workshop with Gabriella Maze
Learn how to incorporate capes and other large pieces of fabric into a dance
Gabriella Maze is a living burlesque legend. She was an international star during the 70's and 80's and came out of retirement a couple of years ago to headline at several burlesque festivals. She will teach you the methods to successfully incorporate capes, floor dusters and other large pieces of fabric into your dance movements. Learn to move yards of fabric with ease and look good doing it! Placement of feet and body are very important when working with yards of fabric, learn to move fast or slow. You will need to bring one of the following to this class Cape, Duster, Cover- up, or anything you want to use that has tons of fabric.
Our monthly House Guests Series
One Sunday a month we invite some of the areas most exciting neo-burlesque, variety and burlesque performers to our stage.
We are currently accepting application for performers for the following show dates:
Sunday, August 12th: The Word was Tease (full)
Sunday, September 2nd: Labors of Love
Submit an application here
Click here for pictures of past shows!