From August 25th to 28th, The Velvet Burlesque will proudly present the FIRST "Sheffield Burlesque & Cabaret Extravaganza" - a festival of Burlesque, Cabaret, Circus, and Variety style performance, with four different evening shows and various related events.
An EXTRAVAGANZA of burlesque, vaudeville, cabaret, circus and variety acts, featuring award-winning local, national, and international guest performers. Be prepared for some daring circus stunts, sideshow shenanigans, buxom beauties, boylesque, and a fair few surprises ...
“The Velvet Burlesque present Cupid Stunts” (May 2016) - Photographer: Chris ‘stAn’ Hargrave
"Presented in the beautiful Library Theatre venue set in the heart of Sheffield`s Theatre district, let us welcome you into an exciting, glamorous atmosphere for a night of unique variety entertainment!" Says Lara Gothique
Lara Gothique - Photographer: Harold Thompson
The event will also be holding related events to be held at various venues around the city centre to compliment the evening shows, and to give each visitor an even greater experience:
THE VELVET EMPORIUM:
Saturday 27th August - 10am - 5:30pm
Sunday 28th August - 11am - 5:00pm
General Admission: £2.50 (on the door)
Trading stalls at The Showroom Workstation: An eclectic mix of stalls featuring costumes, corsetry, stage-wear, clothing, lingerie, props, jewelleries, accessories, decorations, homewares and more! The Showroom Café Bar at the Workstation will also be catering a selection of food and drink during the trading events.
"Some items on sale are of a more mature theme/nature, so please bear this in mind if you will be attending with minors! A full list of traders/stalls will be updated soon." Recommends Lara
The Showroom Workstation
15, Paternoster Row
For more information, to run a stall at the event, to sponsor the event or to purchase your ticket, click here or email Lara Gothique at VelvetBurlesque@aol.com