STRIPPED : The Très Zukko Interview

Très Zukko – Interviewed by Caroe Sandoval. CS: For those people who don’t know you yet, how would you describe you act? Your persona? TZ: My acts are very… exciting. I like to think that they’re different. The group numbers that I like to do are very fast choreography, hard hitting – and I work my…

Rose-Coloured Glasses

Well. I certainly know what section I am going to be shopping in! Thankfully, I googled the Shopping Mall instructions from home*. (← This is not really true. I did not Google instructions from home, to do so, would be superfluous.) Mall Instructions: Exit Skytrain or bus and simply follow the loud, shrill, wailing notes…

The “April O’Peel” Interview

April O’Peel – Burlesque Performer CS: For those folks who aren’t yet familiar with you, how would you describe your act? AP: I guess our philosophy, for a few of us at (Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society), of your persona is “you on your best day, times a thousand!”, so I feel that my character is…

Kitty Nights’ – Lou Reed Tribute

“I’m waiting for my man Here he comes, he’s all dressed in black” – from Waiting for the Man, lyrics by Lou Reed (source: http://www.elyrics.net) The air was abuzz, and thick like honey, Sunday night, Nov. 10th at the Biltmore, home of beloved weekly burlesque show Kitty Nights. But this night, something extra special was…

Bathroom Politiks

Scene: An anonymous bathroom, in some random building, in some random city. Feeling overworked, you almost *will* your bladder to swell enough to provide you the legit excuse of ‘needing a break’. You enter the room with the little “Dress” sign on the door. It’s desolate, tomb quiet. Fancying yourself more clever than the typical…