My piece for Glitter Milk Gallery's NSFW: A Burlesque Exhibit. Inspired by the girls of Minsky's Burlesque which paved the way for Showgirl Style Burlesque - Big rhinestones, elaborate costumes, glamour, and lots of glitter!
Dita Von Teese performs her Bird of Paradise act on opening night of Burlesque: Strip Strip Hooray! on Wednesday, June 2013 at the House of Blues in LA. Photo taken by Todd Williamson. She has the most fantastic costumes.
Actress Marian Martin and a burlesque cape featuring our pal, Satan, Martin actually played a dancer named ‘Pinky Lee’ in the 1943 film, ‘Lady of Burlesque’ which was based on the novel ‘The G-String Murders’ written by strip tease queen Gypsy Rose Lee.