Cabaret and Burlesque

At the new Berlin Burlesque Academy master the art of garter-snapping and glove-removing like a pro in only four-weeks. more

Oct 23, 2017 11:00 AM Insider Tips

Berlin's got sexy nightlife in spades, but the burlesque community’s a little scattershot. Primitiv is holding things down, though: with a biweekly Sunday Soiree (May 14, 7:30pm) and the more kitschier event series, Poetry Brothel. more

May 10, 2017 12:00 PM Theatre & Dance

Indulge your inner-lit/history buff with authentic cabaret-style flair in the Isherwood-monikered Sally Bowles, offering divine signature cocktails, weekend live music and "A Cabaret Story" that will make you swoon. more

Mar 19, 2013 1:45 PM Insider Tips

Elsa Quarsell comes to Bassy Club on April 25, for the raucous signing party of her new book, The Domestic Burlesque – a glossy coffee-table composition of burlesquers. The party brings the book to life! more

Apr 19, 2012 9:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

THIS WEEK! Bridge Markland seeks to arouse sexualities of all stripes by combining drag, a lesbian coming-out story and erotic audience interaction: "Gender and sex are fluid." more

Jul 16, 2010 12:00 AM

The American poet Michael Haeflinger moved from Chicago to Berlin two years ago - just in time to join the boom of English spoken word happenings. more

Mar 27, 2010 10:38 PM

Berlin is a haven for theatre lovers - if you have a grip on the German tongue. The city’s sheer profusion of legendary stages, all presided over by world-renowned directors can be supremely frustrating for those still struggling to order a Döner without blushing. more

Mar 27, 2010 6:34 AM Theatre & Dance

On December 30, the Chippendales – those perfectly muscled entertainers with the g-strings, gyrating hips and winning smiles – began an almost two-week-long stint at Huxleys Neue Welt. We sat down with frost-haired Billy Jeffrey, a reality TV star and Chippendales dancer of seven years. more

Jan 1, 2010 4:58 PM Theatre & Dance

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