Sparkly Devil

Apply now for the 2019 Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship

Applications are now open for the 2019 Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship builds on the inspirational work of the late Sparkly Devil to foster a stronger burlesque community and to learn from burlesque’s Living Legends. The recipient will receive a full pass to the 2019 BHoF Weekender, 4 nights

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The Burlesque Hall of Fame Acquires Vintage Burlesque Films and Shorts (888) 661-6465 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   THE BURLESQUE HALL OF FAME ACQUIRES VINTAGE BURLESQUE FILMS AND SHORTS Collection Includes more than 21 miles of rare film, including performances by burlesque legends   January 15, 2019—The Burlesque Hall of Fame has acquired more than 150 rare burlesque films and shorts,

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Val de Val one-sheet

Featured Artifact: Val de Val One-sheet

Val de Val (1917-2000), billed as “The Liberator” and “The H-Bomb of Burlesque”, began performing in the 1940s. She made two films, French Follies (which also featured our founder, Jennie Lee) and Burlesque in Hawaii (also released as Oriental Vanities) before retiring from performing when she got married in 1957. She went

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