Burlesque Jems

What is the most difficult aspect of being a part of the Burlesque industry?

The art form being taken seriously, and performers being paid properly. Years of training/expertise gets ignored because newbies do are prepared to do it for free!

What advice would you give to anybody wanting to join the industry?

Do it for the love not the money, even on a budget make you act the biggest it can – imagine you are in Vegas!

What is the best aspect of being a part of the Burlesque industry?

Waking up with your pillow covered in glitter!

The back stage camaraderie that comes with working with professionals.

That post-performance feeling.

What is the best thing about a Burlesque show?

The audience who feed the performance with their energy and enthusiasm, getting dressed up and going out there knowing that they are looking at you only.