Burlesque! Burlesque! Burlesque! is a three day striptease showcase in Asheville, NC. Featuring three variations of this classic art form from Improv Burlesque to Nerdlesque and also a Burlesque Pageant! Each night is a different show with a different theme, featuring Asheville's unique burlesque talent and traveling national acts. AUGUST 10-12, 2018
Deb au Nare is an award-winning burlesque performer and producer. She has been performing since 2007 in cities all over the country, including New Orleans, Dallas and Chicago, as well as headlining shows in Toronto and NYC. In 2013, Deb moved to the mountains of Asheville, NC and founded the Burlesque Academy of Asheville. She is co-producer of the nationally touring Asheville-based burlesque troupe, The Girly Girl Revue with Queen April and also produces the weekly burlesque show, Risqué Monday.
Queen April is a full time entertainer and event producer who's been keeping it weird and naked for over a decade. From her throne in Asheville, NC, Her Majesty reigns supreme with her geek and gothic proclivities, serious collection of wigs, and her total obsession with all things '80s. As a solo artist, a former member of the highly acclaimed Bootstraps Burlesque, and the current co-producer of The Girly Girl Revue, the Queen has performed her brand of burlesque all over the east coast. She is a staunch supporter of the Asheville performing arts community - performing regularly with Asheville Vaudeville and Risqué Monday and teaching at the Burlesque Academy of Asheville. She has called Asheville home for 26 years and is happy to be a part of the community.