The Michigan Burlesque Festival started with the the intent on bringing some of the worlds most unique performers to the mitten state in hopes of reuniting the concepts of original burlesque theater, where dancers and vaudevillians shared a stage to provide an entertaining and more comedic show.
The Michigan Burlesque Festival is fully produced by Mabel Syrup & Valencia Starling, of Detroit, MI, as a full-on side project in their co-founded business Fancy Pants Arts & Entertainment.
This years festival will be held on September 15th & 16th, at the Hastings Street Ballroom in Detroit. The weekend will host two separate shows, featuring some of the nations most unique stage performers, as well as a small series of classes (to be announced).
This festival is for ages 18+ only.