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Burlesque Shows in New York City

Want to see a burlesque show while you're in NYC? Check out this list of options.

Burlesque Shows in New York City
If you'd like to see a burlesque show in New York City, checkout our round-up of regularly occurring shows, as well as special events and occasional shows.

Le Scandal at The Cutting Room
On Saturdays at 10 p.m., experience a cabaret of classic burlesque, including a torch singing fan dancer from New Orleans, Sword Swallower from the Sudan, a belly dancer from the orient, provocative performance art pieces, a magician from the Moscow Circus and a fabulous fire eater at The Cutting Room. Tickets are $20, with a $10 minimum at tables.

Amateur Burlesque
On Saturday nights, Webster Hall features an Amateur Burlesque show.

The Red Hots Burlesque
On Sunday evenings, at 9:30, The Red Hots Burlesque performs at the Parkside Lounge. Performances feature Miss Delirium Tremens. Tickets are $5.

Starshine Burlesque
Thursday nights at Rififi feature the Starshine Burlesque performing at 9:30. A different show every week of comedy, music, dance and good old fashioned burly-Q for just $5 (one drink minimum).

Mr. Choade's Upstairs/Downstairs
The longest running burlesque show in NYC is hosted weekly at The Slipper Room. Rock and roll, go-go girls, and a variety of burlesque and vaudeville acts make Mr. Choade's Upstairs/Downstairs entertaining. Cover charge is $5. Doors open at 8, go-go starts at 10, show begins by midnight.

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