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Come join the Showgirl Revolution™ with The Looking Glass Revue for a very special Fetish Inspired Burlesque Show. Bind the Mistress.
The Premier Burlesque Troupe of the Lehigh Valley, The Looking Glass Revue proudly present their all-new Burlesque Experience, Bind the Mistress at the chic and trendy Revel Social on the South Side of Bethlehem. Get ready to leave all your inhibitions behind on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 8pm.
The Looking Glass revue is set to tap into your wildest fantasies paying homage to fetish icons, such as Bettie Page and the mid-century underground fetish world. Cheeky and tame by today’s standards, they were pioneers of the sexual revolution.
Starring our award winning cast of resident all-stars!
Mika Romantic The biracial burlesque star, whose bits don't quit! She is an award-winning and internationally known striptease artist and model who has been blowing minds since 2012. Romantic is one of the top Burlesque performers in Philadelphia and the undisputed Queen of Burlesque in the Lehigh Valley. She has performed in some of the hottest venues and festivals in the world and now can add movie star to her resume. In 2015 she was named one of the sexiest acts to follow by GQ Magazine UK and took home three titles at the Burlypicks Competition, including World Champion. She was awarded the first ever "SPLOOSH" of the year at the Philly Golden Tassel “Jawns”. Mika was crowned "Duchess of Viva Las Vegas 2 in 2018." Romantic, just returned from her critically acclaimed performance at Viva Las Vegas World Famous Burlesque Showcase that was hosted by Director, John Waters and was attended by 10,000 adoring burlesque fans!
Ruby Von Vanity: This redheaded temptress is a vintage dream. Ruby was the winner of the first Retro Lovely Pinup Contest and has graced the pages of numerous magazines and books. Ruby is a fashion model for the successful Sourpuss Clothing Line. As a burlesque performer, she brings her classical ballet training to the stage where she has teased audiences during the Sundance Film Festival and the Philadelphia Tattoo Convention. A woman of many talents, she designs and creates all of her lavish costumes and makes custom pasties for adoring fangirls and boys alike. Her creativity never ceases to amaze; she is also a published hair and makeup artist. This rare gem is every man's ruin, with a flirtatious smile and an infamous posterior. Get ready to fall in love!
Miss V: Miss V is a burlesque performer and retro styled cover model. She is the producer of the popular monthly show, Secret Lair Burlesque, in Philadelphia, PA and has graced the covers and pages of all today's top pin-up magazines, including Retro Lovely, Delicious Dolls, and Bachelor Pad Magazine, just to name a few. She has also had the honor of being a brand model for Sourpuss Clothing and has walked the cat walk for all of today’s top retro fashion lines. She began her burlesque career in 2015 and has been dazzling audiences with glamorous acts ever since. While her visual aesthetic on the stage hearkens back to the vixens of the 40's and 50's, she loves to incorporate modern elements, such as latex fashion and her favorite post-punk music, into her acts. Known for her glamorous and extravagant costumes, she believes burlesque is an opportunity to create an intimate but fleeting fantasy which she shares with the audience.
Josh Schonewolf: Josh Schonewolf got his start as a producer, but has been performing burlesque for over 3 years now. He started as an emcee, and eased his way into performing. He’s known for his campy numbers, and his over-the-top costumes. Josh performs regularly with Bearlesque, and stars in Daddy & Friends, Philly’s Monthly Boylesque Showcase. He was nominated for many awards, and recently competed for King of New Jersey Burlesque Festival. And he’s been a cast member of Looking Glass Revue for a year. He is Your Dad’s Gay Best Friend.
Host for the evening: Jayson Simpson: If you like it blue, he’s the host of your dreams. With a “take no prisoner” comedic style, Simpson has never been afraid to lay his soul and dignity out for the world to see. A renaissance man, Jayson is an accomplished musician, artist, and an award-winning vocalist.
The Hush-A-Bye Babes: Our Cheeky Chorus Girls!
Providing you the very best burlesque in the Lehigh Valley!
DJ: Alex Di Anna
Director of Photography and Video: Grainne Thorpe of Grainne Images
Producer: Kate Elfatah
Doors at 7pm
Show at 8pm
Tickets: $15 advance $20 at the door
Online special: 4 pack for $48
Full food and drink menu available before and during the show
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