You have witnessed this level of burlesque in Glasgow yet. The Scotland International Burlesque Festival is here with a series of events that will display the most spectacular performances, the most glamorous of people, and the most pulse-racing performers.
Burlesque Shows in Glasgow
Burlesque shows in Glasgow are a niche form of entertainment that has moved into the mainstream in recent years as people continue to crave something a little different from their nights out in Glasgow. While unfortunately, not many bars in Glasgow offer regular burlesque nights, there are several who host pop-up shows with visiting performers. So if you're looking for a cool, quirky, raucous and rambunctious night out, try these Glasgow burlesque bars on for size and watch this space as we add in some one off events too.
Spangled Cabaret is a fun and flirty party, where anything goes. Taking place across various bars in the city, including The Flying Duck, the night hosts burlesque shows and cabaret performers as well as other weird and wonderful alternative performers.
Whole heaps of fun and naughtiness, Lady Balls Bingo at Hillhead Bookclub is a monthly night not to miss. Head to the buzzing bar as they invite their queens on stage for games of bingo, all with a glamorous touch.
In the heart of Merchant City, this whole bar is dedicated to the arts of cabaret and burlesque. Join the swish venue as they serve up swanky cocktails alongside circus acts, dazzling performances and jaw-dropping dances.
The Glasgow burlesque scene starts and ends at the Riding Room. This fun, frivolous bar is a den of wild performances, whether it's cabaret, magic or music, and of course, burlesque. With cocktails flowing and red light surroundings, it's the perfect place to indulge in a little flirty frippery and entertainment.
Held in quirky pub The Admiral on Argyll Street, Enter Tease Ment is a monthly club night that brings the best in cabaret and burlesque to Glasgow. As well as burlesque, this sexy show also includes magic and comedy, making it a triple whammy.