Best London Burlesque Shows
Opulent, lavish and just that little bit naughty; London’s burlesque scene is absolutely thriving right now, and it happens to be more dazzling and risque than ever. Offering up a scintillating night out of alternative entertainment in the city, we’ve rooted out the finest comedy, cabaret and circus shows around for your ultimate, viewing pleasure. Check out our recommendations for the best burlesque shows in London and enjoy a titillating night on the city tiles.
Last updated on 17th October 2017
A speakeasy nestled in the City oozing 1920's glamour and decadence, this burlesque show is not one to miss. Work your way through the delicious dinner and marvel at the showgirls from your table for a night that you won't forget in a hurry at an iconic venue. Easily one of the best burlesque shows in the capital.
Gin-House Burlesque know how to throw a good party and this February is no different as the group take over The King's Head Members Club in Shoreditch. Expect a night like no other as burlesque and cabaret performers amaze with fire-swallowing, snake-handling and vintage performances.
Cabaret, cards, burlesque and a number of other forbidden pleasures are to be expected Cellar Door's High Tea & Tease night. Open every Saturday, experience one of the most raucous displays of cabaret in London, with performers like Miss Daisy Page, Vicious Delicious and the legendary Beatrix Von Bourbon to look forward to. Tickets include the show, casino chips and high tea with bubbles, finger sandwiches, cupcakes and tea.
The House of Burlesque is one of London’s most glamorous secrets. Tucked away underneath the streets of the West End, this UK-leading production company host an evening of stockings, feathers and fabulousness that won’t fail to impress. Get set for an evening of dancing divas, tantalising tassel-twilers, cabaret and circus gliterrati at this burlesque night out in London.
For a night of ghoulish burlesque and creepy cabaret, get your tickets to Sugar & Spice's Halloween special at Proud Cabaret City. Get down for dinner and a show, but the night doesn't have to end when the last act finishes as there's an epic after party to attend as well.
High skill circus meets fabulous burlesque and cabaret at Cirque de Ville, exclusively at Proud City! The best burlesque and wonderful high-flying, aerial gymnasts are coming together, along with magicians and jugglers and more at this spectacular night.
Ever wanted to see punk rock burlesque? Now’s your chance at Factory de Joie’s all-dayer, along with live music, spoken word, Djs and so much more.
House of Burlesque are back with another fabulous lock-in, with roving hostesses, mini-burlesque tutorials, secret speakeasies and other saucy mysteries to make a night you won’t forget.
With West End Stars and burlesque performers, this Halloween party at The Courtesan in Brixton is set to be a corker. Dress up in something sleek and head to the destination venue for cocktails and dim sum.
A night of burlesque entertainment and a delicious three course dinner awaits. Marvel in the Parisian 1920's atmosphere and be enchanted with the performers whilst working your way through your meal. Housed in a 18th century horse stables, this is one hot burlesque show in London.
Taking inspiration from the famous tale, Proud Cabaret City invites you for an evening of love, money and decadence, sex, drugs and debauchery from the 1920s, while you enjoy a three-course meal.