Glamour and glitz takes the House of Rock stage Saturday as The After Dark Revue presents the Great Gilded Burlesque Show. Tickets (for general admission standing, reserved seats and reserved tables) can be purchased the House of Rock, its online box office and at afterdarkrevue.com. Doors are at 10 p.m.
Tana the Tattooed Lady, a singing, dancing, one-woman-arts-district debuted in 2004 with Seattle’s Atomic Bombshells and as one of El Vez’s Elvettes. Notable performances include Miss Exotic World competition, Vancouver, Dallas and N.Y. Burlesque Festivals, Tease-O-Rama, Tiki Oasis, Teatro Zinzanni and Burla Festival in Portugal.
Texas native Honey Cocoa Bordeauxx puts the “B” in bombshell. Her diverse shows range from 1950s Las Vegas and old Hollywood glamour to ’60s sci-fi and ’70s glitz. Honey was named one of the top five performers in Texas for 2011, and winning “Most Classic” at the 2011 Southern Fried Burlesque Festival in Atlanta and the 2013 Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival. She competed at the 2012 World Burlesque Games for the World Female Crown and has had the pleasure of being a featured performer at 2013 and 2014 London Burlesque Festival, Amsterdam Burlesque Weekend 2014 and the Edinburgh Burlesque Festival Spring Ball in Scotland.
Lola Von Deadly (Houston) is a curvaceous go-go dancer, and all-around sex kitten. She enjoys incorporating her Hispanic roots as well as telling unique stories through all her performances. Her background includes ballet folklorico, ballet, as well as jazz dance. She may seem sweet, but her fiery curves will set the stage on fire and keep you sweating for days.
Rosie Rawhyde (Corpus Christi) entered the burlesque world in Las Vegas circa 2004; she has founded and run three burlesque troupes, produced, directed and starred in countless burlesque shows in Corpus Christi with The After Dark Burlesque Revue and is the Head-Mistress of The Starlet Within. She has performed all over Texas, California and various points in between and in 2013 won Best Tease at the second annual San Antonio Burlesque Festival.
Marla Mab (Corpus Christi) is a petite package of explosive wonderment and “99lbs of dynamite”, Marla Mab is a long-time performer for The After Dark Burlesque Revue.
Joining them are Honey Hula La, Lola Estrange, Doubledown Dixie, Elle Du Jour and host Tifa Tittlywinks.