remember to laugh at our own absurdity

BY VIV CLICQUOT: “This act is a celebration of pure freedom of movement and a reminder that female bodies are instruments of our own joy and pleasure. Burlesque performance as a whole has been an incredibly powerful force of positive feminist change in my life. With each and every performance, each time I take to…

The rhythm inside myself

BY FATTY MA COUS COUS Movement has always been very important to me in a family where communication and emotional expression is frowned on I found that listening to the rhythm inside of myself always allowed for perfect communication with at least me. As I grew up I found that movement expression became more limited…

Clit notes: ted talk by Louisa Lorenz

Creator of her own workshop, which she holds in many German cities on her tours, Louisa Lorenz delivers a thought-provoking talk about the importance of sexual education sharing her personal journey of discovery and educating young adults on gender and sex. Creator of her own workshop, which she holds in many German cities on her…

Lipstick Feminism

Lipstick feminism is a variety of third-wave feminism that seeks to embrace traditional concepts of femininity, including the sexual power of women, alongside feminist ideas. Unlike early feminist campaigns that focused on the basic fundamental rights of women, starting with the Womens’ Suffrage Movement, lipstick feminism seeks to ascertain that women could still be feminist…

The most entertaining and truly empowering evenings I’ve ever experienced!

An outstanding review of the Bedroom Burlesque Boudoir by Kathleen Olstedt “Thanks, Emma Lou for one of the bravest, smartest, most entertaining and truly empowering evenings I’ve ever experienced. It got everything: a refreshingly dirty phantasy of eating a Burger, a thought-provoking investigation of the sexual/ized labouring body, an opera voice conversing with a dildo,…

Lady Lou’s Fav

DARK DELIGHT HARNESS SET – €39,90 What a unbelievable price for such a beautiful Burlesque Costume!  I love wearing mine either while I’m teaching my workshops with a pair of fishnet tights and a bra on top.  Or as evening wear with a slight transparent shirt over the Lace Halter Neck Harness and bra combined with…

Thunder Thighs in Summer

Thick thighs, sundress, I’m looking good !!! SUMMER is finally here which means making that transition from covering up in winter clothes to putting on our summer frocks and bikinis.  Every year I notice how it takes me at least a month to get used to seeing my body again and having to face all…

NEXT B.B Boudoir Party!

Here we go again!  See you there… 09.05.18 BEDROOM BURLESQUE BOUDOIR – EMPOWERING FEMININITY with BURLESQUE – Watch live Burlesque, listen to inspiring Public Speakers, and laugh at our hilarious Comedy acts, that are all centred around… EMPOWERING SEX & BODY POSITIVITY in women. LINE UP to be announced soon! DOORS: 19:30 SHOW: 20:30 Presale:…

Burly History Lesson with Lady Lou

Here is a brief History of Burlesque…. In the 18th century the word ‘Burlesque’ was not associated with striptease.  Instead it was a form of humorous and exaggerated musical theatre, often in a daring style that poked fun of the politicians and celebrities of that time. During the 1860s local theaters were in fierce competition…

I felt so insecure and so… ugly

Here is a very beautiful story one of my students shared with me about her personal experience in my Burlesque Workshop. “When I booked Lady Lou’s Burlesque Workshop I wanted to learn something about dancing, some sexy moves and just have fun. But what I got was a lot more than that! I began to shine during…