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ARTS WHISTLER LIVE! Love In Alderaan Places

When:
January 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
2020-01-18T19:00:00-08:00
2020-01-18T19:15:00-08:00
Where:
Maury Young Arts Centre
4335 Blackcomb Way
Cost:
$15/advanced | $20/day of show
Contact:
Arts Whistler
604.935.8410

ARTS WHISTLER LIVE!

Love In Alderaan Places

Sexy Star Wars Burlesque from “nerdlesque” troupe the Geekenders

A long time ago… in a galaxy far, far away… there were The Geekenders! They’re travelling from Vancouver, BC to bring the nerds of Whistler some sexy Star Wars Burlesque. Love In Alderaan Places celebrates the stories and Star Wars characters you know and love (and secretly google sexy fan art of in your spare time) with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire created by artists as nerdy as you are.

The Geekenders’ popular nerdy cabarets combine the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. Some of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you select performances from their popular Star Wars burlesque shows: A Nude Hope, The Empire Strips Back, and Reveal of the Jedi!  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 love!

  • Date: Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Times: 7:00pm | Theatre Doors & Bar open
                8:00pm | SHOWTIME
  • Price: $15/advanced | $20/day of show
  • Venue: Maury Young Arts Centre (Get directions)
  • Age restrictions: STRICTLY 19+, cash bar
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ABOUT THE PERFORMERS:

Called a “cult sensation” by Vancity Buzz, Geekenders Theatrical Nerdlesque has taken the Canadian burlesque scene by storm.  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 B.C. with their tightly-choreographed Vegas-style nerdlesque spectaculars.  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. Find out more.

 

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