Burlypicks Canada Regionals
The CANADA BURLYPICKS takes place in Toronto on April 10, 2014! Presented by Chris Mysterion and Burlesque Bitch.
The Burlypicks is a tournament in search of the best of Burlesque and Variety Arts entertainment from around the world. Burlesque Bitch is committed to re-expanding the definition of Burlesque to include all the variety that made it a national treasure and world wide entertainment phenomenon.
The 2013 Burlypicks were launched at Cafe Club Fais Do Do in Los Angeles, a 3 day presentation of Burlesque & Variety Acts from around the globe performing and competing together on the same stage.
The 2014 Burlypicks will be bigger, better, and more challenging. Acceptance into the The 2014 Ultimate Burlypicks Finals will be contingent upon winning in a Regional competition or being one of 6 “people’s choice” winners, in Burlesque Bitch’s annual online contest.
The Gold winner in each Regional event will compete for the ultimate win, and all of the other titles. The winners of the games; Master of the Tassles and Master of the Assles competition from each city will also be invited to compete to be The Ultimate Master in their category.
Presenting the Canadian Regional contestants:
Arabella Allure (Edmonton)
Bianca Boom Boom (Toronto)
Dottie Dangerfield (Toronto)
Esther De Ville (Toronto)
Jonathan Gold (Montreal)
Kitty Kin-Evil (Ottawa)
Lukas Stark (Toronto)
Pretty Penny (Toronto)
Ruby Moon (Guelph)
The Rubie & The Pearl (Toronto)
Velma Candyass (Montreal)
Zilly Lilly (Toronto)
And the judges:
Toronto burlesque icon Honey B Hind (Skin Tight Outta Sight!)
Vaudeville extraordinaire Sketchy the Clown (Lunacy Cabaret)
Multidisciplinary dancer Knox Harter (Love Letters Cabaret)
Hosted by: Mysterion & the Wolfman (Great Canadian Burlesque)
Doors 8pm, Show 9pm
783 College St, Toronto