London Burlesque fans are getting a treat in the shape of This is Burlexe, a brand new, unique and very contemporary burlesque and cabaret show.
The Show This Is Burlexe features the very best performers from the British burlesque and cabaret scene together with guest stars from other art forms. Our nights are a unique insight into the cabaret world and feature standup, song, burlesque and boylesque performance, mime, drag and some bare flesh. You’re in for a treat.
This Is Burlexe is also available for private and corporate shows in a stylish and appropriate way. More details or email artistic director, Howard Wilmot via firstname.lastname@example.org
Background This is Burlexe brings together two critically acclaimed shows Burlexe and Boylexe that have run in Soho for the past 5 years, telling the stories of our stars and mixing it all up with song and burlesque performance. It’s totally new and unique.
We ran This Is Burlexe at hideaway speakeasy Cecil’s in the back streets of London Bridge, in 2016.
Praise for our shows – ‘Refreshingly relaxed format… an intriguing avenue for burlesque’ – The Stage – ‘One of the most innovative and unique burlesque shows, this is a top quality event. You’d be mad to miss it quite frankly’ – Burlesque Bible – ‘The emphasis is on storytelling and tease! I would give this show ten out of ten. You will be entertained’ – via Trip Advisor – ‘The stories of these bold women are as entertaining to hear as they are enticing to behold’ – Erotic Review – ‘Those peeps over @Burlexe have done it again! BRILLIANT’ – The High Tease Cast – ‘An enjoyable evening of various theatrical disciplines that caters to a wide audience… this show provides a great springboard from which to start the weekend’ – West End Wilma – ‘Boylexe brings sex to the city with hot bodies and heartfelt stories’ – This Is Cabaret – ‘An all-male burlesque show? Yes, please’ – Gay Times – ‘The best night of sexy, sultry and sensational showmen’ – Theatre & Performance
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