Headliner Highlight: Red Rum

Known as the “Queen of Halloween”, Red Rum is infamous for her unique theatrical burlesque and performance pieces, that combine elements of sex, death and humor. She is the co-producer at Pervesk’ Presents in Chicago. For more information on Red Rum, visit her webpage at: http://redrumperformanceart.com/home.html



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Headliner Highlight: Bella Sin

Cleveland’s Queen of Burlesque returns to the Michigan Burlesque Festival. Bella is a producer for the Ohio Burlesque Festival, an instructor at the Cleveland Burlesque Academy, and boss lady for award-winning burlesque troupe, Le Femme Mystique. She is a dedicated LGBT and women’s right activist, and is about to launch the first Hispanic Burlesque Showcase in Cleveland on May 5th. To check out more information about Bella, visit her webpage at: http://www.BellaSin.com


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Find us on Facebook!

Incase you need that reminder since it a few months away, you can follow the event page for the 5th annual Michigan Burlesque Festival here —–> MICHIGAN BURLESQUE FESTIVAL EVENT PAGE

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Applications for the 5th annual Michigan Burlesque Festival are now open!

We are looking for: burlesque, boylesque, drag, dancers, musicians, singers,hula hoopers, fire performers, acrobats, aerialists, sideshow performers, magicians, comedians & vaudevillians, and everything in between.

Application deadline is June 15th, 2017

Click link below for more details and application! 😀


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A Big Thanks!

We wanted to reach out and thank all of the many people that helped make our 2016 festival absolutely amazing. We worked long hours to make sure to bring Michigan the biggest variety show around. And with the help of many amazing volunteers, staff, and all of the talented performers, we had a successful and fun weekend.

We couldn’t have asked for a more phenomenal festival. So thank you again for taking part, and helping us continue to grow and succeed. We are super excited for this year’s festival, being our 5th year anniversary! We hope you can join us again (September 15th-16th), as we celebrate another extraordinary year for Michigan burlesque.

Tickets will go on sale August 2017

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Tickets are now on sale!!

Advance tickets for the 4th Annual Michigan Burlesque Festival are now on sale!

Tickets will be available at the door (subject to change) for $30 the night of the event, but you can save $5 on General Admission tickets by buying them in advance.

You can also purchase one of our VIP tickets for $35, which will get you seating in the first two rows and a special piece of MBF memorabilia.

Get your tickets here —–> http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2591747

You can also visit the FB event page for constant updates and MBF news



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MBF16 Flyer


Flyer by graphic designer Jenni Skinner

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