Striporama - August 12 at The Wiggle Room
From 1950's Montreal's Gayety theatre to the Wiggle Room.
Frank Lam & Lily Monroe proudly presents 'STRIPORAMA' an hommage to old timey burlesque and Irving Klaw style exploitation films.
In the early 50's, Lili St-Cyr was the most famous women in Montreal. However, Quebec's Catholic clergy condemned her act, declaring that whenever she dances "the theater is made to stink with the foul odor of sexual frenzy. St. Cyr was arrested and charged with behavior that was "immoral, obscene and indecent." She then left Montreal for Hollywood, which eventually led the Gayety to close it's doors. Inspired after seeing St-Cyr's performances at the Gayety, french men Alain Bernadin founded the Crazy Horse Saloon in 1951. We are very proud to have Montreal burlesque icon Scarlett James to perform her Lili St-Cyr tribute act.
At the same time in New York City, a certain photographer named Irving Klaw became the Pin-up King due to the huge success of his photography work and news/magazines stand. He was mostly known for his fetish photography, which he was one of the first ever to gain recognition doing so in the 40's and 50's. He did countless photos and films with burlesque stars like Tempest Storm, Lili St-Cyr and one of the most photographed Pin-ups at that time, the pin-up queen of the universe, Bettie Page! Her jet black hair, blue eyes and trademark bangs influenced generations on so many artistic and erotic levels. Our co-producer for Striporama, Lily Monroe, is highly influenced and embodies Bettie on a daily basis, we're excited to present you one of her Bettie Page inspired acts.
We also have a very special guest from Sudbury, Ontario, Starlotte Satine!
Starlotte is one of the most amazing Canadian pin-up models with a unique style and taste for vintage. She is a real crowd pleaser and we could not be happier to announce her Montreal comeback.
The number one Pin-up Parade on St-Laurent St.
Headliner: Scarlett James
Host: Divine Danny D
Starlotte Satine (Special guest from Sudbury, Ontario)
Rose de Flore
HAPPY HOUR 7.30-8.30!
Pre-sale: $20 + tax
At the door: $25 + tax
* To reserve group seating, please contact us with a list of all your guests, either by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone, 514-508-9465. Please note you are automatically reserved for seating once your tickets have been purchased. If your group purchases tickets separately please make sure you email us the full list of names so we know to seat you together.
Doors at 7:30pm, show at 9pm.
Please note that in order to keep your table reservations, you must arrive on time.
Pre-Vente: $20 + tax
A la porte: $25 + tax
* Pour réserver une table de groupe, s.v.p. acheminez nous une liste des noms de tous vos invités, par téléphone au 514-508-9465 ou par courriel au email@example.com. À noter, vous avez des places réserver une fois vos billets achetés. Si votre groupe achète ses billets séparément s'il vous plaît nous envoyer un e-mail avec tous les noms de votre groupe pour que nous vous essayons ensemble.
La salle ouvre à 19h30, spectacle à 21h00
S'il vous plaît noter que pour maintenir vos réservations de table, vous devez arriver à l'heure.
The Wiggle Room (View)
3874 Boul. St-Laurent
Montreal, QC H2W 1Y2
|Minimum Age: 18|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|