Hosting for Burlesque

with BooBess

Held at: The Monocle 4510 Manchester Ave
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Price: $ 15

Make the most of your time one the mic! Boo is bringing her years of experience hosting in some of the toughest rooms in New York City to this workshop for anyone wanting to learn and practice the skills for successful show hosting. Learn how to balance personality, character, timing, empathy and just the right amount of sass to command any room. Time will be spent learning helpful tips as well as trying out your own material. Open to all genders and experience levels.

Boo Bess is a New York City based, nationally touring, award winning burlesque host and dancer since 2008. She hosts and produces the thrice weekly burlesque show at Chelsea speakeasy Bathtub Gin and is a frequent host and performer at venues all over the city including The Slipper Room and Soho House. She is the host of the Indianapolis based, nationwide Burlesque Bonanaza by Front Row Paul and was a member of touring troupe Twirly Whirly Burly Q as well as Storybook Burlesque. She won the "most innovative" award with her partner Jenny Cest Quoi at the 2018 Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas.

Photo by Ellen Stagg Photography