Events downtown

Aug 21

Burlesque Idol Empire Live Music & Events | 575 Congress Street 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Event website

Whether you’ve dreamed of gracing the stage as a burlesque star, or if you’re just looking for a new challenging adventure, Burlesque Idol is your moment to shine in the limelight!

Anyone who is over the age of 18 and has less than 2 years experience performing burlesque professionally is encouraged to participate.

Whether your experience is in acting, comedy, music, ballet, belly dancing, or any other forms of entertainment I promise you burlesque has space for you! Burlesque Idol welcomes all genders, ages (over 18), orientations, abilities, body shapes & sizes, and aesthetics who are interested in participating.

Nine Contestants will be chosen during the preliminary rounds on August 7th, 21st, and September 4th. These nine will compete, and each week only a few will continue on to each round. September 18th, October 2nd, and the finale on October 5th.

Follow the journey with our judges:
The Delightful Ophelia Johnson
The Glamorous Moxie Sazerac
The Dazzling Mr. Fucksmart
And The Audience!!

Yes, the audience will get the chance to vote for their favorite burlesque idol to continue in the competition. So bring your friends, and get ready for the event of a lifetime!!

Plus, our host and producer Kinky Slippers!

For registration, or any and all concerns or questions please contact Kinky Slippers on facebook or at