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The 17th Annual New York Burlesque Festival
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The 17th Annual New York Burlesque Festival
Thirsty Girl & Pontani Productions Present

The 17th Annual
New York Burlesque Festival

September 26th-29th, 2019

Celebrating over a decade, of Glitter and Glamour in Gotham,
with over 100 performers from around the Globe!

The New York Burlesque Festival is the largest and most acclaimed festival of its kind in the world, and has attracted sold-out crowds since its premiere in 2003.  This September marks the 17th year for this celebrated event, and producers, Thirsty Girl & Pontani Productions will once again, serve up 4 nights and one day of glitter and glamour in Gotham, with over 120 eye-popping performances from international leading burlesque and variety entertainers at five of NYCs hottest nightclubs. Bringing together over 2,700 enthusiastic audience members who,  in addition to enjoying tassels and tail feathers will be entertained by live music, international DJs, variety and circus performers, burlesque, boylesque, and a shopping boutique where you can try on custom corsets, peruse pasties, hair ornaments, vintage dresses, lingerie and even partake in a pin-up make-over.

We are proud to offer two pass types, The Crystal VIP and the VIP Pass

Purchase your 4 day VIP Pass today!

$260 until June 20th, then $275 after

In honor of our 17th year, be a VIP and MORE with the Crystal VIP pass!
There are ONLY 24 available, purchase yours today!

4 Day Crystal VIP Pass holders will receive:

* Expedited and escorted entry plus VIP seating to the Thursday Teaser Party at The Bell House

Expedited and escorted entry plus balcony access at the Premiere Party at Brooklyn Bowl with limited seating (first come, first seated)

* Expedited and escorted entry plus VIP plus floor seating directly in front of the stage at the The Saturday Spectacular at Sony Hall!

  An on-stage photo with the cast immediately following curtain call at the Saturday Night Spectacular at Sony Hall!

* Early admission plus VIP seating and a stroll on our red carpet at The Golden Pastie Awards at the Le Poisson Rouge

* Reserved seating in the front rows for the legend panel on Sunday afternoon at The Tippler

* A Crystal VIP toast at the Burlesque Bazaar at  The Tippler on Sunday afternoon,  
where you can mix and mingle and enjoy a complementary beverage with
our legend Lovey Goldmine

*  A commemorative New York Burlesque Festival Tote bag from Lola Star full of goodies from our sponsors and participating vendors

*A $15 Voucher for a New York Burlesque Festival T-shirt at the Lola Star/NYBF vendor booth at the festival

* A New York Burlesque Festival poster signed by select cast and festival producers

* A voucher for a complimentary class at the New York School of Burlesque

* 10% off all merchandise at the Sunday afternoon Burlesque Bazaar at The Tippler

* Access to your very own NYBF Concierge, have questions or want tips to how to best experience the Festival? As a Crystal VIP member, you will have access via e-mail, to your very own NYBF Concierge who will help to ensure that you enjoy the festival to your fullest expectation!


VIP 4 day Pass: $145 until June 20th then $155
(You save over $40 in cover charge prices and ticket fees if you buy here and not through the venue individual sites)

* Early admission and VIP seating to The Thursday Teaser Party at The Bell House!  

* Early admission and VIP floor seating directly in front of the stage at the The Saturday   Spectacular at Sony Hall! These seats are only available for our 4 day pass holders.

* Early admission plus VIP seating  at The Golden Pastie Awards at the Le Poisson Rouge

* 10% off merchandise at the Sunday afternoon Burlesque Bazaar at the Tippler

Individual tickets for each show are available at the venues websites listed below

Thursday Sept 26th
The Teaser Party
The Bell House
Doors:  6:30pm VIP, 7pm GA
8pm Show
Tickets: $18 -$35

Friday Sept 27th
The Premiere Party
Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn NY 11211
Doors: 6pmShow:  7:30pm
$14 adv, $18 at the door

Saturday September 28th
The Saturday Spectacular!
Sony Hall
245 West 46th
NY, NY 10036
Doors 6pm VIP, 6:30GA
Show: 7:00
Ticket Prices $35 and Up

Sunday September 29th
The Burlesque Bazaar, Legend Panel and Showcase
The Tippler
425 West 15th street
NYC, 10011

Sunday September 30th
The Golden Pastie Awards
Le Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker Street NYC, 10012
Doors: 6:30pm,VIP,  7pm GA
8pm, Show
Tickets $20-50


Multiple addresses
NYC, NY 10012
United States


Arts > Burlesque & Cabaret

Minimum Age: 21
Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!


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