Another “burlesque is back” piece, but good coverage showing a couple of my favorite New York performers.
The world of burlesque is booming. NY1’s Stephanie Simon filed the following report on the revival of this unique genre of performing arts.
Variety shows, like the one at Corio in SoHo, are reviving the brazen, bawdy world of burlesque. One of the many popular neo-burlesque shows that have popped up in the city in recent years is Angie Pontani and the Pontani sisters in “This is Burlesque.”
Read the rest of the article and see the video here. (Unfortunately, I can’t embed.)