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Madame Risquée In Association with The Official Amsterdam Burlesque Festival Presents

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WELCOME TO AMSTERDAM!

The Mysterious Madame Risquée together with the official Amsterdam Burlesque Festival present 3 shows & parties + workshops as part of the first Amsterdam Burlesque Weekend. The shows will be around 80 minutes long with a break in the middle. At the parties on Friday and Saturday there will also be a ‘dessert’ (live performances) after 1 o’clock at night. There will be walk-around acts, a best-dressed competition, stalls, exhibitions, candy girls and of course deejays and a veejay guaranteeing you enjoy yourself. Pick your favorite event or come to all!

FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY WORKSHOPS



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Friday May 30th 2014

Burlesque FreakOut SHOW & PARTY
Where Rock and Roll Meets Glamour!

Burlesque FreakOut is Amsterdam’s pioneering burlesque night that celebrates its 7th year on this very night(!). The show encompasses not only old-school Strip and Tease but also the newer form of Neo-Burlesque plus Vaudeville, Comedy, Magic and plain Freakiness!

All brought by these performers; Kiki Beguin and Louise de Ville both from France, La Nina and boylesque performer Le Directeur from Amsterdam, Undine LaVerve (Malta), Miumiu Lunatique (Finland), Collective Exceptionelle and more! Comedienne Coco Le Miel from Australia is your host of the night.
The grand finale act on this night: Madam Romanova From Russia with her new version of 'Queen of Hearts' which is a runner up in Las Vegas' "Miss Exotic World"! To be performed just after the Amsterdam Burlesque Weekend!

After the main show the night continues to be a true club night for dancing (and flirting). The amazing Retrolicious and Amsterdam BeatClub Deejays will play from Big Band sounds to Soul, Rock & Roll, Twist, Jive and Swing; ’20’s-60’s (based) music rules tonite.

DO dress up for party time and be a participant...
Come along for a tickle and a giggle!

EXTRA:

-Pin-Up expo by Claudia Hek with prints, original paintings, t-shirts and postcards. (Also for sale)

-Daisy Lee's Emporium: Burlesque accesories
-Koes Komo: life painting (+selling)
-Best-dressed competition
-Candy Girls -Love showers

SITE
BURLESQUE FREAKOUT

WHEN
30 May 21:00-03:00
(Showtime between 22:30-00:30
incl. break + Dessert at 1:15)

WHERE
Club Lite Jan van Galenstraat 24
Amsterdam only 1 mile from the centre.
Bus 18 - Tram 12 -Tram 13

COSTS
€ 15,- BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE
or at the door

PERFORMERS
Kiki Beguin (Paris),
Louise de Ville (FR),
La Nina (NL),
Undine LaVerve (Malta),
Miumiu Lunatique (Finland),
Le Directeur (Amsterdam),
Collective Exceptionelle (Int.)
Madam Romanova From Russia
Rebellicious (NL)

Mistress of Ceremonies:
Coco Le Miel (Australia)

DEEJAYS
Ir. Vendermeulen (Amsterdam BeatClub)
Charley Rhythm (Retrolicious)

 

 

 

 

More details and info via
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Saturday May 31st 2014

Midnite Burlesque SHOW & PARTY

Mix of naughtiness, bawdiness,
film-noir Glamour meets Rock and Roll!

Get ready for a FUN-tastic, glamorous and sexy (with a big wink) night out. Enjoy a spicy high-class revue with 'sin'-sational shows!  An international cast of entertainers will bring their best, funniest, sexiest, most musical AND craziest acts.

After midnite Electro Swing Club takes over with a prohibition-themed dance club experience mixing original Dixieland, Jazz and Swing from the 20th Century with the beats and technology of the 21st Century. ESC is part of the largest network of electro swing clubs in the world with over 18 club nights in EU, USA and Canada.

Dancing, Fun, Show,
Bubbles & Entertainment!

 

Also:

-Daisy Lee Emporium

-Best-dressed competition

-KinkyCute Cupcakes

-Candy Girls

-Swingin' Reporters


SITE
MIDNITE BURLESQUE

WHEN
31 May 21:00-05:00
(Showtime between 22:30-00:30 incl. break
+ Dessert at 1:15)

WHERE
Sugar Factory
Lijnbaansgracht 238 Amsterdam
(next to Leidseplein)

COSTS
€ 17,50 BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE
or at the door

PERFORMERS
Flora Gattina (Amsterdam), Wanda De Lullabies (FR), Frostine Shake (USA), Leyla Licorice, Lady K-line + Mister Oli (BE), Confetti Eddie (USA), Honey Cocoa Bordeauxx (USA), Elle Du Jour (USA), Fay Loren (Amsterdam).

Master of Ceremonies:
Rat-Pack Crooner Shai Shahar (USA)

DEEJAYS
Max Pashm (UK / Electro Swing Club)
Djimbolia (NL/RO)
Charley Rhythm (Retrolicious)

Veejay Zenthar!


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Sunday
June 1st 2014


Dark Alley Cabaret
SHOW & PARTY
Alternative Burlesque Revue

Dark Alley Cabaret is an (alternative burlesque) revue that’s hosted by Olifant TakeOver Teatro.

They are making their own unique form of comic theatre exploring erotic themes in a new comedy exclusively directed to adult night-life audiences.

The DARK ALLEY cabaret is an exquisite mix of absurdist theatre, satire, classic burlesque, singing and dancing oriented to the darker side of new burlesque and fetish styles.

All combined to create a spicy dish of pure theatre entertainment.

Your hosts of tonite's show!

SITE
DARK ALLEY CABARET

WHEN
1 June 20:00-01:00
(Showtime at 21:00Hrs)

WHERE
Paradiso basement! Weteringschans 6 Amsterdam

COSTS
€ 12,50 BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE
or at the door

PERFORMERS
The Porno Clowns (Italy/NL), Louis (the KING of burlesque from Paris), Undine Laverne (Malta), Merante in Wonderland, Vivid Angel (UK)

Misters of Ceremonies
(Olifant TakeOver Teatro)

DEEJAYS
Charley Rhythm and Dionysius (Retrolicious)

 



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TWO EXCLUSIVE BURLESQUE WORKSHOPS!

Right in the true heart of Amsterdam is a secret gem: an Art Deco style mirrored theater restaurant with cabaret stage. Its name ‘Paleis van de Weemoed’ means something like Palace of Nostalgia and is a wonderful setting for 2 very exclusive (15 participants only) burlesque workshops. You will be welcomed with a glass of fine Prosecco and in the break there is tasty fingerfood. Both American teachers have extensive careers as performer and model, so look, listen, learn and do!

 

Saturday May 31st 2014

Burlesque Workshop
Pinup modeling, hair and makeup

Classic 60s and 50s hair style and make up tutorials, along with „pin up“ posing techniques and over all posing, posture, proper facial expression according to era. Also helping beginners feel comfortable in front of the camera what not and what to do in a photo shoot, how to prepare, and how to keep constancy through-out the shoot making the photographer and yourself happy.

WHEN
31 May 13:00-15:00 hrs (1-3 PM)

WHERE
Paleis van de Weemoed
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 15 Amsterdam

COSTS
€ 35,- BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE
or at the door (IF AVAILABLE!)


Teacher
Frostine Shake (USA)


Saturday May 31st 2014

Burlesque Workshop
Bumps, Grinds and Shimmys

Learn how to tease and titillate with this sultry bump and grind workshop taught by award winning International Burlesque Performer Honey Cocoa Bordeauxx. You will learn how to strut on to a stage and command attention as well as learn essential burlesque moves that will drive any audience wild. Form fitting athletic or dance attire is recommended and a pair of comfortable 2-4inch heels.

WHEN
31 May 15:00-17:00 hrs (3-5 PM)

WHERE
Paleis van de Weemoed
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 15 Amsterdam

COSTS
€ 35,- BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE
or at the door (IF AVAILABLE!)


Teacher
Honey Cocoa Bordeauxx (USA)



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MAP of the party venues:


TIPS where to go (shopping etc) during the day:

· There are several transport options from  your hotel or home to the burlesque show venues.  Bike, cab and walking are do-able for many. Public transportation can be found via www.9292.nl !

- Lambiek,1st comic book specialist in Europe. Kerkstraat 132

- Ink Your Skin tattoo parlor, also on Kerkstraat 115

- Haasje Repje, boutique for the glamour girl on Ferdinand Bolstraat 96

- Friendship Tattoo on Gerard Doustraat 101

- Luba cute boutique. 1e van der Helststraat 68

- Trust Cafe on Albert Cuypstraat 210, lovely cafe restaurant that leaves it to the customerwhat to pay.

- Sjerpertine on 1e van de helststraat 33, also near Albert Cuyp market

- 1953 Retro & Chic could well be the best vintage shop in A'dam - Staalstraat 2

- Preacher's Son Tattoo on Utrechtsestraat 23 (open on Sunday)

· The Bag & Purse Museum as a lesser-known but really fun museum in a city full of fantastic museums!

On our 'what to wear to a burlesque party' page there are
MANY MORE nice retro/vintage fashion shops!

Dress Up:

We’d love you to DRESS UP! ...fancy, in costume, chique, suave, funny, funky, sexy, freaky, rock and roll, glamorous. Themes to consider: Golden Era Movie Star, Tropical, Vintage; Roaring 20’s, Flashy 40’s, Flirty 50’s, Sexy 60’s...even Risquée Renaissance! ... silent-movie, diva, glam, pin-up, masked, Hollywood ... Simply enjoy dressing up.

 

Also check out Amsterdam Burlesque's photo page and 'what to wear' page here:

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Amsterdam Burlesque Weekend is an initiative by Madame Risquée who organises parties,
provides deeJays and performers since the introduction of burlesque in the Netherlands.

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Burlesque Workshop for YOUR (hen) party or venue: Fun filled Burlesque workshop where you can learn to tease like Dita von Teese, pose like a Bettie Page pin-up, and be as sexy as Marilyn Monroe.
This (beginner) 2 hour workshop is meant purely for you and your girlfriends to have fun. Discover the Diva, Femme Fatale, Bad Girl or Comedy Queen in yourself. You'll learn how to develop your burlesque alter-ego, how to tease and use props. At the end, you and your group will be a bonafide bevy of burlesque starlettes by putting on your own little burlesque show for each other!
more info: BurlesqueWorkshop.com

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