Toronto ready to fan the flames of burlesque
Toronto Burlesque Festival
Europe’s largest burlesque competition, the World Burlesque Games, is heading to Toronto in September for its 2015 North American Semi-Finals. The event, featuring musical performances and acts from previous game winners, will take place at the Phoenix Concert Theatre on Sept. 19. The semi-finalists with the sultriest stripteases will move forward to the Grand Finals in London, U.K. Go to their website for tickets.
For its eighth year in a row, the Toronto Burlesque Festival is bringing the most exciting and international Canadian burlesque dancers to the stages of Revival Bar and the Virgin Mobile Mod Club. The four-day festival features a whirlwind of sexy performances, parties and workshops to help festival-goers learn the tricks of the trade from star faculty at their Burlesque University. Visit their website for more information.