Burlesque Shows in Birmingham
Whilst originally a word that comes from the Italian, meaning 'mockery', Burlesque has found itself to be one of the most sought after sights the globe over with its vivavious vixens, charming comedy and dazzling shows. So where can you find such a thoroughly vintage affair? From flirty feathers and glistening garms to retro get-up, we've uncovered the creme de la burlesque creme of shows in the city. Check out our recommendations for the best burlesque events and bars in Birmingham and keep checking back for regular shows!
Set to be one of the biggest swing themed shindigs that Birmingham has ever seen, Swingmajig Festival takes to Spotlight this May Bank Holiday for a fun filled frolic of 1920 proportions. From retro photobooths and live music from the likes of Electric Swing Circus to lindy hop dancing and burlesque babes in the shape of Doe Demure Burlesque, this is your chance to dabble in something truly vintage in the city.