Posts Categorized: Burlesque

Vegas Burlesque Sweetheart Melody Sweets Returns to Smith Center

Melody Sweets, the brunette bombshell singer/stripper/comedienne who performs nightly as the Green Fairie in the outrageously funny Absinthe (show review) at Caesars Palace, will be returning to the Smith Center on Tuesday, February 7, for the “Lovers’ Edition” of her Sweet Spot cabaret show. Melody is a torch singer, an updated version of Ertha Kitt, Peggy Lee, and Bette Midler… Read more »

Burlesque at the Boom-Boom Room – A Benefit for Safe Nest

On Saturday, June 25, Ricardo Montalbum- the Minsky of Vegas – hosts a “Brunchlesque After Dark” benefit for Safe Nest! (Safe Nest is a local shelter for domestic crisis victims.) Brunchlesque is the brainchild of Montalbum, essentially being a burlesque show with brunch, for those who like watching women undress in the morning. Except that… Read more »

2016 Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend Coming to the Orleans in Las Vegas

It’s that time of year again when the Burlesque Hall of Fame takes over the Orleans Hotel and Casino for a 4-day weekend of performances, competitions, workshops, a bowling tournament, a poker tournament, guerrilla-style pin-up photography (huh?), and parties, parties, parties. The burlesque bash runs from June 2 to June 5 (Thur – Sun) with… Read more »