The Devil’s Cabaret

Satan opens the gates of hell for one evening only. Step into the fire and take a tour through the red light district of hell. Featuring all your finest sins and depravity. Release your inner demon and show us your most sinful look to be in to win our prize for best dressed! Follow us … Continue reading “The Devil’s Cabaret”

House of Tease: Rookie Burlesque Revue (Second Half)

Photo gallery from the House of Tease: Rookie Burlesque Revue 2017 Second Half Featuring: Bonita Danger Doll | Ruby Rocket | Little Bit Of Sass | Heaven Z’Dor | Sweetheart Souzie | Mythical Haze | School of Tease Performance at The Halo Venue, Christchurch, April 21st 2017 First Half Gallery Here! Photography by Vince Clark

House of Tease: Rookie Burlesque Revue (First Half)

Photo gallery from the House of Tease: Rookie Burlesque Revue 2017 First Half Featuring: Ruby Ruin | Misses K | Belle De Jour | Dangerous Liaisons | Violet Kerosene | Miss Retro Rebel | TribalDiva Bellydance Company Performance at The Halo Venue, Christchurch, April 21st 2017 Second Half Gallery Here! Photography by Vince Clark

The Death Do Us Part Danger Show

A thrilling evening of death defying stunts, hypnotic body movement, and one man and his balls. The Death Do Us Part Danger Show is selling out across New Zealand. Daring couple Charlie & Rachel Atlas have come all the way from the U.K. bringing Bald With Balls (Sweden), and Australia’s own human heatwave Jacqueline Furey. … Continue reading “The Death Do Us Part Danger Show”

Nillionaires Club – Burlesque & Bass

Nillionaires Club – Burlesque & Bass, Christchurch 6th May 2016 Two years on from when Ruby Ruin first unveiled The Nillionaires Club to the public and things have only improved. The Nillionaires Club always makes for an impressive show case as performers are encouraged to get creative and show the audience that the arts are … Continue reading “Nillionaires Club – Burlesque & Bass”

The Burlesque Collective – All That Glitters

Walking in, the stage was set, the night was themed for 1930’s and 40’s. An era I’m particularly fond of, also the era that gave birth to burlesque as we know it, and it’s this appreciation for the roots of their passion that gives me a massive respect for them and their craft. The debut … Continue reading “The Burlesque Collective – All That Glitters”

Interview with Isabella Darling

Interview recorded on 01/04/2015Altearoa: So tell us about Isabella Darling and how you got started in burlesque? Isabella Darling: Basically, when I first signed up for the Burlesque classes, it was because I knew of Dita Von Teese, a lot of people probably say that. In High School, I was always the pasty skinned girl … Continue reading “Interview with Isabella Darling”

SKINfarm III

SKINfarm III 25th January 2015  The evening kicked off with the “professional weirdo” MC, Jenn O Cide, all the way from the show biz capital of the US, Vegas, just to make our sides split with her own blend of acidic, pain junkie humour. In between acts, this teal haired vixen of almost Amazonian height … Continue reading “SKINfarm III”

Dragons Den Social Lounge Late Night Burlesque & Cabaret

Dragon’s Den 17th October 2014Last night I had the pleasure of visiting The Dragons Den, the latest offering from the creators of Burgers & Beers conveniently located next door to their Colombo street restaurant. What I found inside was a dark gothic lounge with a cool relaxed atmosphere I haven’t seen in Christchurch in a long time. The … Continue reading “Dragons Den Social Lounge Late Night Burlesque & Cabaret”