Since 2014, Rose Whip has been making a name for herself in Saint Louis. In 2016, Rose became one of the newest members of Saint Louis’ own troupe, The Bon-Bons, curated by the Lola Van Ella herself. She also debuted as a solo performer at the Kansas City Burlesque Festival, Jeezy’s Juke Joint, and at The Roux: A Spicy Brown Burlesque festival in New Orleans. Her timing and musicality prove that she was born to perform. Rose’s goal is to make queer and brown performers more visible, one stage and one performance at a time.
This finale showcase answers the question: What is the future of burlesque? This last hurrah to our 10th annual festival is a mash up of the punk rock roots of the Toronto neo-burlesque revival scene combined with the hottest modern rebels on today’s bleeding edge. Prepare to see performances that breaks the mold to take […]