The Annual New York Burlesque Festival, now teasing its way into its 8th year is the largest burlesque event in the world, and has attracted sold-out crowds since it�s premiere in 2002. Festival producers, Thirsty Girl & Pontani Sisters Productions will once again, serve up 4 nights of glitter and glamour in Gotham, with over 120 eye-popping performances from the worlds� leading burlesque and variety entertainers at four of NYC�s hottest nightclubs. In addition to tassels and tail feathers, this year�s festival offers live music, international DJ�s, variety and circus performers, boylesque, and a burlesque boutique where you can try on custom corsets, peruse pasties, hair ornaments, vintage dresses, lingerie and even get a pin-up make over from Tease Salon.
Let the games begin with the magnificently debaucherous host, Scotty the Blue Bunny at The Premiere Party at Brooklyn�s Bell House. This infamous party features over 20 burlesque beauties from the weekends� spectacle of stars. Expect high energy, cutting edge burlesque at this legendary night.
Kissing and spanking booths pepper the room alongside roving burlesque bombshells. DJ Momotaro turn the evening into a late night dance party flanked by some of NYC�s hottest go-go dancers
Photos by Gina Pollack