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5 Easy Tips For Giving A Sexy Striptease

Burlesque superstar Jo Boobs has been wowing audiences and teaching eager exhibitionists, like myself and Margaret Cho, with her amazing va-va-voom skills. The School of Burlesque’s Headmistress Jo has taught…

Simcha | June 2, 2010 - 11:30 am

Frisky Q&A: Dita Von Teese Talks Vintage Shopping, Tabloids, And Not Performing For Men

It’s no secret we’ve got a major crush on burlesque performer Dita Von Teese. What’s not to love? She’s got a bitchin’ wardrobe (and an assistant who takes care of…

Jessica Wakeman | April 27, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Your Daily Shoe Porn: Dita Von Teeze

Demonia Teeze burlesque heels, $140.99 …

Susannah Breslin | March 16, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Quotable: Dita Says Beauty Does A Brain Good

“The most important thing to remember is that there can be no real definition of beauty … that old saying that beauty is ‘in the eye of the beholder’ is…

Susannah Breslin | March 6, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Burlesque Got Me Through Tough Times

I’m a freelance private investigator based in Paris. I don’t stalk people and I don’t wear a trench coat and sunglasses—unless it’s simultaneously raining and sunny. My company conducts investigations…

Anonymous | March 5, 2010 - 4:00 pm

You Know You Wanna See What Sexy “Star Wars” Burlesque Looks Like!

Oh, sci-fi dweebs, what will you think of next? “Star Wars” and burlesque are two subcultures which should not belong together, but somehow, these performers made it work! Except for…

Jessica Wakeman | January 11, 2010 - 7:45 pm

A Former Exotic Dancer Inspires Military Wives Through Burlesque

Years ago, I interviewed Lily Burana, a former exotic dancer who wrote a book about her “farewell tour” dancing at strip clubs across the country. Earlier this year, I interviewed…

Susannah Breslin | December 29, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Quotable: Dita Von Teese Doesn’t Understand Why “Stripper” Has A Negative Connotation

“I don’t mind being called [a stripper] because that is what I do, but I don’t understand why there is such a taboo attached to it. Basically what I do…

Catherine Strawn | December 17, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Quotable: Dita Von Teese Plays “Dress Up”

“Women like to see another kind of sex symbol that doesn’t fit into the blonde, tanned, California beach babe beauty. I can never fit into that role, so I think…

Jessica Wakeman | December 16, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Doin’ It With Dr. V: How To Strip According To Burlesque Bombshell Little Brooklyn

This week, New York’s finest has agreed to let us in on her secrets. Little Brooklyn, the red hot striptease superstar of new burlesque, really puts the hip in hypnotizing!

Dr. V | December 1, 2009 - 12:59 pm

Quotable: Dita Von Teese On Why She Appeals To Women

“They are attracted by the message I bring, I’m not about supermodel beauty, but more about natural beauty. The girls with black hair and pale skin, who don’t look fantastic…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 1, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Bettie Page Does Bumps, Grinds And Mash-Ups

It’s Labor Day Weekend— forget work! Let’s watch Bettie Page work it in this Burlesque Teaserama mash-up to “Goodbye Horses” by Q Lazzarus. Although, truth be told, I think…

Simcha | September 6, 2009 - 3:59 pm