Seattle’s finest geeky burlesque performers are daring to take inspiration from the Whedonverse: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers, Firefly, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog, Dollhouse, Angel, and yes, maybe even Cabin in the Woods. It’s the summer of Joss and we’re baring ourselves in his honor! This shindig is a celebration of the evil genius that is Joss Whedon AND the fans who love him.Find out more »
n times of crisis, those with great powers often come together. Leagues are formed; things get avenged; clothes… are taken off?! Critical Hit Burlesque (Portland, OR) and Jo Jo Stiletto Events (Seattle, WA) are teaming up this fall to bring you Geeklesque Unites!Find out more »
What’s a Nerdiversary? It’s a brand new holiday that allows one to freely celebrate their fan obsessions AND their birthday at the same time without shame or remorse. Jo Jo has asked some of her favorite people to bring special acts together that tickle her nerd fancies. Acts may or may not include the following: randy robots, BSG, a ruggedly handsome Fillion, ST:TNG, a different side of Gaga, Twin Peaks, Catan, Cat Memes, Canadian Sideboob (aka, Lost Girl), sexy math, obscure references to British sitcoms, and so so much more. Oh, and there will be a cash/credit bar.Find out more »
We invite you to Spooky Mulder and Agent Scully’s basement office from which they investigate sexy alien abductions, salacious paranormal activity and other strange unexplained phenomenon. What chilling monster-of-the-week will they encounter? Will the Lone Gunmen lend a helpful hand? What forces, or cigarette-smoking fiend, will conspire to keep our leads apart?Find out more »
Produced in association with GeekGirlCon, the country’s foremost convention celebrating the female geek, Bechdel Test Burlesque will be the geekiest, most feminist burlesque show in the history of burlesque shows. Bechdel Test Burlesque will offer convention attendees, Seattle burlesque fans, and geeks of all stripes two chances to experience this epic event.Find out more »
After one too many clove cigarettes, Jo Jo Stiletto and Stella D’Letto are dusting off their fairy wings and their tear soaked teenage poetry in celebration of a certain sacrilicious piano-humping redheaded feminist recording artist. Join the Stil’Letto Sisters and a cast of “90′s raised, formerly goth-dabbling nerds” as they play tribute to the strange delight that is Tori Amos.Find out more »
After a year hiatus, the third installment of Whedonesque Burlesque returns to Seattle with all new acts inspired by the Whedonverse: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers, Firefly, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog, Angel, Agents of SHIELD, and yes, maybe even Cabin in the Woods. Oh god, oh god, we’re all going to die…of awesome.
Whedonesque Burlesque will explore the sexy, silly, strange, and emotional aspects of fandom through the art of burlesque. Puppets, slayers, demons, and heroes will show us a new side of themselves. Nothing here is real. Nothing here is right.Find out more »