Important Notification

[UPDATE] BHoF Response to Coronavirus – museum closed to Apr 17, March/April events cancelled, 2020 Weekender postponed

Please check back here often to see BHoF’s latest response and changes as the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold. March 26 – BHoF Weekender Postponed to Aug 27-30 The Burlesque Hall of Fame is deeply committed to protecting the health and safety of attendees at all our events. As COVID-19

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Detail of postcard showing Omaha's Boyd Theater c. 1890

Learn How to Research Local Burlesque History

As a central part of American entertainment life for a century-and-a-half, burlesque history is deeply interwoven with the history of almost every decent-sized community in the United States. But because burlesque has often been maligned as a disreputable part of social life, and because the major players in burlesque’s history

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Valen-TEASE banner featuring image of performer Charlie Quinn Starling

Feb 7: Celebrate the Season of Love at Valen-TEASE

Hearts will beat a little harder when The Burlesque Hall of Fame (BHoF) hosts Valen-TEASE at  Ron DeCar’s Event Center on February 7, 2020. Featuring the best of Las Vegas burlesque talent (and a few special guests), the show is a celebration of Las Vegas burlesque, past and present. “The

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Holiday Closures

Holiday Closures

BHoF will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Dec 24 and 25, and again on New Year Eve and New Year Day, Dec 31 and Jan 1. We will be open our regular hours between the two holidays, Dec 26-29, and starting immediately after New Year Day on

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Thank you

Giving Thanks and Congratulations

Thank you to everyone who donated to our #GivingTuesday campaign or who made a purchase during Small Business Saturday and Museum Store Sunday. You donated over $1500 for #GivingTuesday, and our museum store sales were roughly three times our average weekend! Your support helps us maintain and improve our exhibits,

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It’s #GivingTuesday!

The Burlesque Hall of Fame has a lot to be thankful for this holiday season. In our first full year at our new space, we have hosted thousands of visitors, developed gorgeous new exhibitions, taught excited burlesque newcomers and experienced performers alike in our studio classes, hosted film screenings, and

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BHoF 2019 Weekender Team

Volunteers Needed for Weekender Staff

In addition to the many on-site roles we fill every year (contact reunionvolunteer@burlesquehall.com to volunteer during the Weekender), this year we are looking to fill a number of roles in our year-round production team this year: Press Coordinator: Acts as liaison with press before, during, and after the Weekender. Arrange

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Frankie Fictitious MISS EXOTIC WORLD 2019 and MOST DAZZLING

Apply now to compete or perform in the 2020 BHoF Weekender!

The 2020 BHoF Weekender application season is now officially open! Apply now to compete in the 30th Annual Tournament of Tease or showcase your act in Movers, Shakers & Innovators. As in previous years, we will be using the fabulous online application system hosted on TroupeIT. Be sure to read

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Sun with information about the 2020 BHoF Weekender, June 4-7, The Orleans, NV

Save the Date: 2020 BHoF Weekender is coming, June 4-7

Join us June 4-7, 2020, for the biggest burlesque event of the year! We’ll be returning to The Orleans Hotel and Casino to celebrate the 63rd Annual Striptease Reunion and the 30th Annual Miss Exotic World competition! Tickets will go on sale in April (March for BHoF Members, sign up

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Small Business Saturday and Museum Store Sunday at BHoF

20% off museum store purchases this weekend (plus, enter our drawing)!

Save 20% off all museum store purchases (except books) this weekend, November 30 and December 1, in honor of Small Business Saturday and Museum Store Sunday. And everyone who makes a purchase will be entered to win a free 2020 BHoF Weekender 4-day pass! Small Business Saturday and Museum Store

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