Geekenders Come to Whistler to Show You the Glory of “Nerdlesque”

Geekenders Come to Whistler to Show You the Glory of “Nerdlesque”

Picture this…

It’s your one evening off, and all you want is familiar, nostalgic entertainment with characters you know and love. But sexier.

Trixie Hobbitses as Poison Ivy / Photo: Zemekiss Photography 

Netflix has a pretty good selection, but have you considered: nothing is sexier than live burlesque dancers?

Good news!

Full Frontal Nerdity is coming to the Maury Young Arts Centre this Saturday, November 17, to bring you everything you never knew you were missing with this captivating Nerdlesque experience from Geekenders.

This popular nerdy cabaret combines the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. So grab a friend and join us for the geeky, sexy, body-positive, energetic, reference-filled and super hot night out with the nerd community that you deserve!

 

What exactly is “Nerdlesque”? 

Fluffy the Three Headed Dog (Jayne Fondue, Ginger Femmecat, Bella de Colletage) / Zemekiss Photography

Nerdlesque celebrates the stories and characters you know, love, and secretly google sexy fan art of in you spare time with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire, created by artists as nerdy as you are.

Called a “cult sensation” by Vancity Buzz, Geekenders Theatrical Nerdlesque has taken the Canadian burlesque scene by storm.

 

Who are the Geekenders? 

Since their debut in 2011, Geekenders Nerdlesque has been in high demand, performing to packed audiences in Vancouver’s most fabulous venues, wowing over 85,000 audience members in British Columbia with their tightly-choreographed Vegas-style nerdlesque spectaculars.

Kitty Glitter as Pennywise / Photo: Zemekiss Photography 

Today, Geekenders Nerdlesque is well-known for seamlessly integrating the worlds of burlesque, geekery, drag, queerlesque, dance, and theatre into their productions, incorporating well-known burlesque stars with passionate newcomers to create shows full of good humour, love for their source material, and a unique, whimsical style all their own.

 

An Evening Not to Be Missed

This Saturday, nine of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you performances from all of your favourite fandoms, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Disney, Lord of the Rings, Batman, and more!

The show stars Trixie Hobbitses, Stephen Blakley, Kitty Glitter, Jayne Fondue, Androsia Wilde, Bella de Colletage, Jared Arthur, La Dame Derriere, and Rear Admiral Ziggy Starbutts.

This is sure to be a Whistler theatre experience you don’t want to miss out on, so be sure to get your tickets now – they’re going fast!

 


Saturday, November 17, 2018 | Maury Young Arts Centre, Whistler |
Gallery bar 7pm | Show 8pm | Cash bar | This event is for ages 19+

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