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May 2017
$35

Smoke n Garters

May 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Fatboy’s Southern Smokehouse, 34 Murray St
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9M5 Canada
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The opening event on Friday May 19th is designed to get you in the mood with a variety of dark and sultry performances. Our venue, Fatboys Southern Smokehouse (34 Murray Street) in Ottawa's Byward Market, has been a strong supporter of the local burlesque scene since it opened in 2011. Enjoy a Delicious meal from Fatboys' fiery grill while you take in the first show of an exciting weekend! Your entertainment for the evening will be provided by these intoxicating…

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$20

Workshop: “Yes, But Where Is The Sex?”

May 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Carleton Athletics, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S5B6 Canada
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Capital Burlesque Expo Workshop with POISON IVORY This lecture style class is run by our reigning Queen of Burlesque. Join her in a discussion of tips and tricks on how to boost your performance by bringng more vulnerablility to the table. This class is great for any style of performer, not just burlesque. ABOUT POISON IVORY: Part goddess, part femme fatale, part hedonist, and recently crowned Miss Exotic World- Reigning Queen of Burlesque at the 2016 Burlesque Hall of Fame…

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$20

Workshop: “Roaring 20s Charleston”

May 20 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Carleton Athletics, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S5B6 Canada
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Capital Burlesque Expo Workshop with RUBY MOON In this workshop I teach a super fun high energy Charleston routine. Even those with no dance experience can have an amazing time learning this choreography because I break it down into easily digested parts. Dressing up in 20s fashions is encouraged! ABOUT RUBY MOON:

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$25

Workshop: “Beginner Floorwork”

May 20 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Carleton Athletics, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S5B6 Canada
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Capital Burlesque Expo Workshop with LOLA FROST Strength and fluidity, ownership and raw power. The suggestive nature of floor work is not only powerful and primal but adds another level of stage to your performances. This movement class prepares your strength, control and stamina for the basic elements needed to incorporate floor work into your numers or even exercise regiments. *Not recommended for students with knee troubles, knee pads recommended for all students ABOUT LOLA FROST: As Vancouvers RockNRoll Flapper,…

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$25

Workshop: “Heels and Hair!”

May 20 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Carleton Athletics, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S5B6 Canada
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Capital Burlesque Expo Workshop with PASTEL SUPERNOVA Take this class for a hot routine where all the sexiness stems from working your hair. Whip it, spin it and werk it. Bring your high heels and & learn a sexy routine to hone in on your skills. ABOUT PASTEL SUPERNOVA: Professionally trained in classical dance Supernova choreographed & toured as an international dancer for some of the worlds top pop artists. Pastel is a published model, film & television actor. She…

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$25

Workshop: “Dance and Choreography”

May 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Carleton Athletics, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1S5B6 Canada
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Capital Burlesque Expo Workshop with KAGE WOLFE Dance class with a mini lecture about the universal concepts of choreographing. This is an all levels workshop for beginners to pros. This class will teach dance, what the dance can mean, and how to not just do it but perform it. And of course, how to find the time to tease. ABOUT KAGE WOLFE: Kage Wolfe is a dancer and the assistant choreographer of Love Letters Cabaret as well as the Artistic…

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$45

Saturday Spectacle Supreme

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
École Secondaire Publique De La Salle, 501 Old St Patrick Street
Ottawa, ON K1N 8R3 Canada
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The Second event on Saturday May 20th is filled with the largest scale acts of the weekend starring Canadian burlesque superstar, Lola Frost and the reigning queen of burlesque, Poison Ivory! Our venue, De La Salle (501 Old St Patrick Street) is located minutes from Ottawa's Byward Market. De La Salle's beautiful new theatre is the perfect setting for the most glamorous event of the of the third annual Capital Burlesque Expo. Your entertainment for the evening will be provided…

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FLIRT! presents Capital Burlesque Expo After Dark

May 20 @ 10:00 pm - May 21 @ 2:00 am
The Bourbon Room, 400a Dalhousie St
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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The official after party for Ottawa's Capital Burlesque Expo Weekender! We're keeping the festivities going strong with our LGBTQ dance party that features burlesque and aerial performances and a mix of tunes by FLIRT's resident DJ Isabelle! Your host for the evening is Karter Banger! Show starts at Midnight Mimi VioletteOttawa Pastel SupernovaToronto Lilith Lemons & Olive Von ToppGuelph Kerosene MisfortuneOttawa

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$30

Great Canadian Tease Burlesque Brunch

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Kinki Lounge Kitchen, 41 York St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5S7 Canada
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The closing event on Sunday May 21st will have you laughing your stockings off with the silliest, most campy acts of the weekend! Celebrate the true definition of burlesque at the Great Canadian Tease Burlesque Brunch at Kinki Lounge & Kitchen (41 York St) while you enjoy a delicious brunch from the Kinki kitchen! Did we mention that brunch is included in your ticket price?! Your brunch entertainment for the afternoon will be provided by these enchanting performers: The Mansfield…

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