Texas Burlesque Fest is now accepting performer applications for its seventh annual raucous three-day hoedown & showdown celebrating the revival of all things burlesque/caberet, Thurs- Sat April 10-12th, 2014 at The Marchesa Events Center!
The festival is aimed at the regional, national as well as international community of ecdysiasts. This will be a great opportunity for a select number of performers to showcase their bump and grind skills including parties, a performer brunch/roundtable, competitions and "best of the best" performances and workshops.
We are proud to announce our featured guests this year will be the black pearl of burlesque, Perle Noire with boylesque by the Stage Door Johnnies, featuring reigning King Of Burley-Q- Ray Gunn. This year's legend will be Miss Toni Elling, plus our own queens of the tease The Jigglewatts, with Coco Lectric and Ruby Joule. MC Cora Vette returns!
We will feature competitions in the following categories, but performers can of opt out of the competitions on any night, just state so on your app- it will NOT affect your selection chances!
Thursday and Friday Nights:
- Best in Show - Lone Stars and Garters Audience Choice
Saturday Night awards in the following categories:
- Best Soloist
- Best Ensemble (includes duets/trios any number with more than one performer)
- Most Original
- Best Costume
- Best Tease Factor
- Best Novelty (includes aerial/pole/misc. large prop pieces)
Performer Applications are no longer being accepted.
We will begin sending acceptance emails March 2nd!!
Additional information, Application Questions, Advertising/Sponsorship, and Media Relations:
Lynn Raridon c/o Forbidden Fruit
Co-Producer and Talent Coordinator:
Performer liaison for lodging/transportation: