This performance will make you smile

BY THE CHEESECAKE BURLESQUE REVUE: This is exactly how Burlesque can be used to empower women!  This performance is so packed full of fem-power and love, it makes me smile every time I watch it.  Thanks to The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue for this inspiring piece. Firework! The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue at Vancouver International Burlesque Festival…

Next Workshop – 13 & 14 October

Termine: October Saturday 13, & Sunday 14 15:00 – 17:00 Location: Charitestraße 4, 10117 Berlin Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/jMqkrSU7yF52 Facebook: Schönheitstanz Berlin Studio Fragen und Anmeldungen sendet bitte an studio@schoenheitstanz.de oder schoenheitstanz@posteo.de ** BEDROOM BURLESQUE IS… a concept designed to empower women by bringing, Body Positivity and Burlesque together in a space where women can discover…

I wear your insults as my Crown

You call me degrading to women because I choose to reveal my beautiful body. You call me a bitch because I stand up for myself. You call me a slut because I enjoy sex and don’t hide it. You call me fat because I don’t fit your idea of pretty. If this is what being…

I dare you to make yourself seen – today

BY FREYA WEST “I put my body on the front lines of public opinion every day. Some people are horrified by my lack of shame at my own skin, as if they also aren’t naked under their clothes. Some folks tell me my body is disgusting, as if hating yourself somehow makes you more worthy…

Fuel to my fire tonight

Just preparing my opening speech for the Bedroom Burlesque Event tonight. I will tell a story about a beautiful student of mine that has been asked to leave her job for wanting to perform Poledance/Burlesque on stage at our Graduation Event. When she was in tears telling me what had happened to her I felt…

Body Positivity is super important in the gay scene

BY JOSH SCHONEWOLF (Co-Producer of Bearlesque): “I think Body Positivity is super important in the gay scene because a lot of body shaming happens.  BEARLESQUE is a show that doesn’t take itself to seriously but body positivity is definitely the message! CHECK THEM OUT: https://bearlesqueofficial.com https://www.instagram.com/bearlesqueofficial/

SEX POSITIVE FEMINISM

SEX POSITIVE FEMINISM centres on the idea that expressing your own form of sexuality is an essential component of liberating women’s rights. For example in certain cultures, particularly countries that are influenced by Roman Catholicism, the belief in traditional ideas of masculinity and female purity has led to what many interpret as a double standard…

I was too afraid to take off my clothes

BY FANCY FEAST is a plus-size burlesque performer who wants to inspire others to be self-confident. She’s an advocate for body positivity and owning her story and her body—and her confidence is contagious. CHECK HER OUT: http://www.fancyfeastburlesque.com https://www.instagram.com/fancyfeastburlesque/

BEDROOM BURLESQUE EVENT 14.09.18

BEDROOM BURLESQUE EVENT My Body My Rules – Feel The Freedom Watch live Burlesque, and listen to inspiring Public Speakers that aim to empower women and inspire body positivity. ONLINE TICKETS HERE or Abendkasse until places last Presale: 18,30 € Doorsales: 20,00€ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bedroom-burlesque-event-tickets-48894269075?aff=efbeventtix DOORS: 19:30 SHOW: 20:30 Location: Ballhaus Berlin Chausseestraße 102, 10115 Berlin https://www.ballhaus-berlin.de…

I can seriously say that burlesque has changed my life

Anna Smith-Higgs suffered a major stroke just a month after giving birth on Christmas day 2004 at age 24.  She had lost the use of her right arm, was left partially sighted and doctors warned she may never walk again. She spent two years in bed with severe depression before finding the resolve to fight back…