SoHo Playhouse , Downtown Friday November 30 2012 22:00
Photograph: Patrick D. Wade
Angie Pontani
Produced by none other than burlesque vet Angie Pontani and Gary Beeber (director of the documentary Dirty Martini and the New Burlesque), and directed by downtown-theater pot-stirrer Trav S.D., the weekly Burlesque-A-Pades aims to chronicle the history of the art form via performances and real-life stories. Angie, her sisters Helen and Tara, and an array of top burly-Q talent—including the Maine Attraction, Gal Friday, Pinkie Special and cohosts Tigger! and Albert Cadabra—will be appearing onstage. Sure, it’ll be informative, but we have a feeling that there’ll be enough bump-’n’-grind action to keep even casual fans happy.


Venue name: SoHo Playhouse
Address: 15 Vandam St
New York

Cross street: between Sixth Ave and Varick St
Transport: Subway: C, E to Spring St
Price: $44–$59. Advance tickets available through burlesqueapades.com
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