by Lady Lily La Douce You’ve registered for BurlyCon and soon the adventure begins! Planning your flight, deciding what to pack, and figuring out where to hang your hat are all on your very important to-do list. But wait! “Who am I going to buddy up with?” you ask yourself. Nervous about making friends before […]

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For the 12th blockbuster year, the Burlesque Hall of Fame Finishing School offers rare, hands-on workshops with “Living Legends” of the art of Burlesque. Each of these instructors has her or his own unique perspective on the art, and shares directly from her or his own experience. Classes are held during the Burlesque Hall of Fame Exotic World Weekend in Las Vegas and focus on lifestyle, skills, and history. These classes are a fantastic opportunity to receive information passed on directly from one of our most finite resources: the performers of yesteryear. All Classes are taught in conjunction with the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender June 7 & 8, 2019, and held in Esplanade J at the Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV.

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Class applications are open and now is the time when burlesque educators from around the globe submit their classes to be considered to present at BurlyCon. The applications and talent is overwhelming and while we’d love to include everyone, there just isn’t enough hours in a day to fit every class in. So if you’re […]

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By Sailor St. Claire; with updated 2019 dates from Shy Twilight BurlyCon is about to open the floodgates for class submissions for our 2019 convention, and we’ve put together this short how-to guide to help you write the best class proposal possible. Not only do your descriptions of your classes factor into our decision-making process, […]

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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: NOVEMBER 9, 2018 On behalf of BurlyCon, the Board of Directors is proud to announce that Lola Love has been promoted to the role of Executive Director of BurlyCon. Lola brings almost ten years of event management, coordination and planning experience to this new role. For the past 5 […]

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BurlyCon is almost here and we are SO FLIPPING EXCITED! There are several ways to stay in the know all weekend and here are a few tips that should help you keep sane and happy: If you haven’t already be sure to download our BurlyCon app which can be found here: BurlyCon App . We’re always working […]

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Think of BurlyCon as burlesque’s summer camp! It’s a weekend off from show mode, so wear what makes you comfortable. We do offer the chance to dress up for our themed special events however even that is optional. Leave space in your suitcase for a few glamorous items, and be aware that your yoga pants […]

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So this is your first time to Seattle? First thing’s first. The rumors are true and it does rain here a lot! If you want to try and fit in like a Seattle-ite leave your umbrella at home and pack a jacket with a hood instead. But even if you don’t go the raincoat route, […]

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Classes. This is why we’re all here right? BurlyCon is the only convention dedicated to the education of burlesque and there are 4 days jammed pack with classes from a wide range of burlesque educators! Get the full schedule HERE so you can start on your game plan. And don'[t worry- each class is open to […]

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Welcome to BurlyCon! Your plane has landed, you’ve collected your luggage and have successfully checked- in at the hotel(which is just across the street from the airport, so convenient!). Now what? First you’ll want to get settled in your room. The Hotel Reigistration is in the main building. The hotel itself is split into three […]

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