London Burlesque Festival

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 25TH MAY 2014

ADDRESS
Madame Jojo's, 8-10 Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F 0SE†
SITE
www.londonburlesquefest.com
TWITTER
Dates:
15th May 2014†until†25th May 2014
OPENING TIMES
Various
PRICES
Shows from £11 | Big Burlesque Day Out, Sat 24th May £4

Nearby

London Burlesque FestivalPrudes avert your eyes - for the London Burlesque Festival returns for the eight year, brought to you by the infamous King of Burlesque, Chaz Royal, the man behind the hilariously named 'Pavabotti - The Naked Tenor'. What was initially a weekend of glitz, vaudeville and sizzling striptease is now a whole ten nights of raucous exotic entertainment showcasing the very best in British burlesque and beyond. Taking place at Madame JoJo's and Conway Hall, the festival opens and closes with glittering ceremonies. Further highlights include the Best of British, with a display of the most talented and unique burlesque and variety acts from London and the rest of the UK; Hollywood Revive, an evening of star-studded glamour to play tribute to the greatest film stars from the silver screen; and Twisted Cabaret, the weird and wonderful scene of alternative cabaret. The festival also includes the Big Burlesque Day Out at Conway Hall, a day event including a vintage market, music and cocktails. If you crave suspenders, stockings, whips, lace, red lips, lascivious ladies, pert posteriors and a bit of a slap 'n' tickle then this is the event for your diary.

About Madame Jojo's

This was once a sleazy Soho strip club, as the name suggests, and it really shows. Deep reds are the dominant colour, with mirrors, booths and velvet curtains creating an atmosphere of sleazy glamour. This sordid ambience makes it one of Soho's most enjoyable bars, adding a superb frisson to the many excellent early-evening comedy and cabaret nights it hosts. More about Madame Jojo's

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
4 minutes walk
Leicester Square Tube Station
5 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Charing Cross Railway Station
11 minutes walk
Euston Railway Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Brewer Street NCP
1 minutes walk
Broadwick Masterpark
3 minutes walk

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Madame Jojo's events

TrannyshackTrannyshackThe renowned drag talent competition returns for a special, televised edition. Also featuring burlesque performances, cabaret and variety show-style acts.22nd October 2014Wednesday 22nd October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
Today Only
Trannyshack
event > Comedy > Variety
DATESWednesday 22nd October 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
The renowned drag talent competition returns for a special, televised edition. Also featuring burlesque performances, cabaret and variety show-style acts.
Soho Social ClubSoho Social Club23rd October 2014Thursday 23rd October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Soho Social Club
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Soul
DATESThursday 23rd October 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
Soho Social ClubSoho Social ClubDJ's Lothario (Dom Versell) and Boogiebwoy (Garth Thomas) present a celebration of soul-inspired progressive dance music from the past, present and future.23rd October 2014Thursday 27th November 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Soho Social Club
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Various
DATES23rd Oct, 30th Oct, 6th Nov, 13th Nov, 20th Nov and 27th Nov 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
DJ's Lothario (Dom Versell) and Boogiebwoy (Garth Thomas) present a celebration of soul-inspired progressive dance music from the past, present and future.
The Good FootThe Good Foot24th October 2014Friday 24th October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
The Good Foot
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Retro Pop
DATESFriday 24th October 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
The Good FootThe Good FootDJ Snowboy plays R&B, funk and soul from the 1960s and 1970s.24th October 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
The Good Foot
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Funk
DATES24th Oct, 31st Oct, 7th Nov, 14th Nov, 21st Nov and 28th Nov 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
DJ Snowboy plays R&B, funk and soul from the 1960s and 1970s.
House Of Burlesque SpeakeasyHouse Of Burlesque Speakeasy25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
House Of Burlesque Speakeasy
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Various
DATESSaturday 25th October 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
Kitsch CabaretKitsch CabaretDJs spin retro swing and music hall-style jazz to accompany burlesque, cabaret and variety show-style performances from The Sparkle Of The East and other acts.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Kitsch Cabaret
event > Theatre > Fringe
DATESSaturday 25th October 2014 - 9pm-11pm
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
DJs spin retro swing and music hall-style jazz to accompany burlesque, cabaret and variety show-style performances from The Sparkle Of The East and other acts.
Lost And FoundLost And FoundDJs Andy Smith and Dave Crozier spin rhythm'n'blues, Northern soul and rockabilly.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Lost And Found
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Soul
DATESSaturday 25th October 2014 - 10pm-3am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
DJs Andy Smith and Dave Crozier spin rhythm'n'blues, Northern soul and rockabilly.
Free Your SoulFree Your SoulResident DJs spin old skool, disco, jazz, soul, house and Latin.26th October 2014Sunday 30th November 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Free Your Soul
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - House
DATES26th Oct, 2nd Nov, 9th Nov, 16th Nov, 23rd Nov and 30th Nov 2014 - 10pm-2.30am
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
Resident DJs spin old skool, disco, jazz, soul, house and Latin.
Burlesque Baby Graduation Plus Heat 10 Neo Burlesque AwardsBurlesque Baby Graduation Plus Heat 10 Neo Burlesque AwardsThe artists, who have trained in the art for nearly a year, present their individual performances and celebrate their graduation.29th October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
Madame Jojo's, 8-10† Brewer Street† † † W1F 0SE
Category: event
On Soon
Burlesque Baby Graduation Plus Heat 10 Neo Burlesque Awards
event > Theatre > Burlesque
DATESWednesday 29th October 2014 - 6pm-11pm
VENUEMadame Jojo's†
The artists, who have trained in the art for nearly a year, present their individual performances and celebrate their graduation.

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