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Thursday, June 30, 2011

San Francisco Bay Area burlesque for June 30 - July 6, 2011

This week will include the 4th of July holiday, so it'll be a bit of a different week coming up.

Notably, there isn't a Hubba Hubba Revue show for this coming Monday at the Uptown in Oakland. The Hubbas will be presenting That 90's Dance Party with DJ Devon this Friday evening at the DNA Lounge in San Francisco, and Kingfish will be hosting at the grand opening of Retro Electo at the Cafe du Nord on Sunday evening.

Otherwise, there will be some holiday-themed shows happening, notably the First Friday Follies America the Beautiful show at the Stork Club in Oakland on Friday night, as well as the Blazing Burlesque Bombs Over Burlesque show in Sacramento on Saturday night.

On Sunday night, Kentucky Fried Woman will have an improv-themed show at the Bench and Bar in Oakland. The Lady Ms. Vagina Jenkins will be a special guest star.

And, of course, there will be the two Red Hots Burlesque shows per week. Enjoy! :-)
  • Friday, July 1: Red Hots Burlesque at El Rio in San Francisco, 3158 Mission Street (map). This Friday, cheer loudly for your host, Dottie Lux! Also, see performances from AJ Molecular, Ariyana Le Faye, Lynn Ruth Miller (The Stripping Granny), Virginia Suicide, and Vixen Valentine! 7:30pm. $5-$10. 21+.

  • Also Friday: That 90's Dance Party at the DNA Lounge in San Francisco, 375 Eleventh Street (map). Hubba Hubba Revue & DJ Devon present That 90's Dance Party with DJs Devon, Omar, Sage & Sparkle (Club Vogue)! Plus at 11:30pm, 90s-themed entertainment by Casey Castille, pole acrobat Kara Nova, and The Mischievous Maidens! Hosted by MC Kingfish and Comrade Tang and featuring The Hubba Hubba Teen-Spirit Go-Go Dancers! Visuals by Mediapathic. Featuring a night of all your favorite 90s rave, alternative, electronica, pop, rap, rock, and more! Doors at 9pm. $7 before 10:30pm, $9 after. 21+.

  • Also Friday: First Friday Follies: America the Beautiful at the Stork Club in Oakland, 2330 Telegraph Avenue (map). Celebrate your country by watching the talents of many beautiful women disrobe for your pleasure and entertainment! You don't want to miss debauchery all wrapped up pretty in the ol' Red, White, and Blue! Music by Alethal Weapon & the Burning Flags! Burlesque by Josie Starre, Ophelia Coeur de Noir, Dorian Faust, The Empress, Sparkly Devil, Ginger Skyye, and Babraham Lincoln! With your host, Juicy D. Light. Booze! Grrlz! Games! Music!... and so much more, ALL. FOR. FREE!!! Come join Juicy and her friends for community supported giggles and jiggles! 9:30pm. No cover. 21+.

  • Saturday, July 2: Blazing Burlesque: Bombs Over Burlesque at Vega's Nightclub and Sports Bar in Sacramento, 910 2nd Street (map). Blazing Burlesque is Sacramento's premiere burlesque revue and is held on the first Saturday of every month. Blazing Burlesque's Bombs Over Burlesque is a patriotic themed and tribute show. Partial proceeds will be donated to a local charity aiding vets. Come enjoy a night of live musical entertainment, comedic relief, live dance, live burlesque. Come see every branch of the military at it's best. With your hosts, Stephanie Hyden and Linda Del Sol. With musical entertainment from The FreeBadge Serenaders and Blazing Burlesque Resident House Band- The AfterLife! Comedy from Mary Van Note and The Stripping Granny, Lynn Ruth Miller! Live dance performance by Dancers of the Pacific. Burlesque performances by Miss Lizzy D. Vine, Mizz Nikki, Lula Belle "The Black Rose," Pickles Kintaro, Mistress Marla Spankx, Poundcake Dee Light, Rizzo Rouge, Pearl E. Gates, Violet Streak, and more! 9pm. $10 general, $15 to $35 VIP Packages. VIP Packages are for pre-sale available via paypal or at venue location. To request reservation/invoice please email or call (916) 660-6211. 21+.

  • Sunday, July 3; Kentucky Fried Woman presents Drag & Burlesque Commando: An Evening of Improv Performances at Bench and Bar in Oakland, 510 17th Street (map). This show will be a one of a kind event as some of the Bay Area's most brilliant performers take on an evening of Improvisational performances. You will laugh, you will cheer, you will moan in delight! Join your FemCees Titland (aka Starr69 & KFW) as they welcome special guest star The Lady Ms. Vagina Jenkins! With a feature performance by the incredible Vixen Noir! With an All Star Cast including Alotta Boutté
    Cherry Galette, Kitty von Quim, Honey Lawless, Charleston Chu, Delicio del Toro, and the always flawless La Chica Boom! With Billy "the Poof" Elliot as Stage Daddy & dandy g as Sound Daddy. For table reservations, bottle service, parties/special events and for booking, please call/text 415-374-1924. Doors at 7pm, show at 7:30. $10. 21+.

  • Also Sunday: Retro Electro at Cafe du Nord in San Francisco, 2170 Market Street (map). It's the Grand Opening of San Francisco's newest dance-club sensation, Retro-Electro! DJs FACT.50 (Kinky Salon, Shadow Society), and Delachaux (Edwardian Ball, Bohemian Carnival) melt your troubles away as Electro-Swing, Balkan Beats, Electrotango, Hot-Jazz, Carny Remixes, World Grooves and more combine to create a roof rattling racket the likes of which you have never heard! Start your night with Best of the Bay (2009) award winner Brian Gardner, whose unique approach to partner-dancing lessons will have you up on the floor in no time. Plus, intermingled throughout the night, and assembled with extravagant precision by Kingfish of Hubba Hubba Revue. they are proud to present Tears of Erzulie, Mynx d'Meanor, and Molotov The Sword Swallower! Doors at 7:30pm, dance lessons 8pm to 9pm, DJs, style, burlesque & vaudeville 9pm to 1:30am. $10. 21+.

  • Wednesday, July 6: Red Hots Burlesque at El Rio in San Francisco, 3158 Mission Street (map). Join Dottie Lux for Red Hots Burlesque as it expands to its second day of the week! A new and different show twice a week, including bizarre beauties, senseless sideshow, drag, burlesque and comedy! 7:30pm. $5 to $10, sliding scale. 21+.

As always, for more information, please check the calendar above. Also, you may want to check back during the week to see if there are any late additions on the blog. And if you have a burlesque show or information about a show that you would like to add to the calendar, please email me at sfbr AT gmx DOT com.
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