burlesque

2014 Year in Review (everybody else is doing it)

December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last selfie of 2014? Maybe! Hello, my beautiful wintertime darlings! As 2014 draws to a close, everybody is doing Facebook posts and blog entries about their year in review. I was grumpy at first and was all, “My 2014 was dumb. I’m not writing one of those.”Because this year has [...continue...]

Interview with Regina Stargazer at Luna Luna Magazine!

October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

She told me she has not one, not two, but five "altered personalities" she performs as, bending not just gender roles but species ones, too, and exploring all sorts of themes like insanity, size, and sex appeal. And she started out as part of a Rocky Horror cast. As Frank. [...continue...]

Luna Luna Links and News!

September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Happy Autumn, everybody! It’s officially now fall, so bring on the scarves and boots and… pumpkin spice… everything. Dear god. The pumpkin spice… Anyway! New interviews up at Luna Luna, with two fantastic humans who perform burlesque! First I interviewed Jan Tina, “The [...continue...]

Luna Luna: An Interview with Fem Appeal

July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

FEM is more masculine than FEMME, so that appealed to me. (Sorry I couldn’t resist)....What I bring to burlesque is my passion for the things I love and a desire to share my weird/twisted/crazy/sexy stories with an audience. [...continue...]

Luna Luna: Burlesquetiquette

June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

These performers take their art seriously, and the fact they end up near-naked and twirling nipple tassels does not mean that they are, in any way whatsoever, “available” to you. [...continue...]

Luna Luna: Sex & Dance & Drunkenness at ‘Diaghilesque’

May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

I wrote about my experience at “Diaghilesque” in April, a night of burlesque and ballet and genderfuckery and much nudity presented by Kinetic Architecture and Faux Pas le Fae. It was a wild experience and it got me really, really thinking about bodies and art and sex. To whit: [...continue...]

Interview with Faux Pas le Fae on Luna Luna

March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Image courtesy of Faux Pas le Fae Everybody, you need to know about Faux Pas le Fae, the feminist faerie and performance artist I just interviewed for Luna Luna. Why? Because this: “When I was first was studying butoh, the work was much more what you’ll maybe see if you look up a video. [...continue...]

Luna Luna: Interview with Nina La Voix

February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photo by Jayel Draco I did an interview with Nina La Voix, the Professional Badass Bitch of Burlesque, and it’s up now on Luna Luna Magazine! Nina is a friend and a fierce, feisty female who sings, dances, choreographs, and booty bounces all over the United States, but especially here in New [...continue...]

Happy Birthday, David Bowie!

January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kind of obsessed over here. We all know that I am totally nuts about David Bowie. The obsession has been with me since childhood and it’s not going anywhere. I got myself through the final, stressful days of my art show by listening to Low on repeat. I force myself to keep working when [...continue...]

Tuesday Linktopia!

January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stormy Leather. Owns you. (Image: Santiago Felipe) Ah, Tuesday. A frigid-ass testicles-as-icicles Tuesday that makes you want to pile on more blankets and rewatch the new Sherlock episodes all day. But I am not doing that! (Oh, sweet jeebus, do I want to do that! So much to unpack! So much [...continue...]
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