Booklover's Burlesque is the world's sexiest literary salon which matches titillating, inspiring, and empowering book readings with burlesque performances all in one show!  Professional readers, actors, performers and/or local authors & writers read aloud a piece of poetry, fiction (from any genre), memoir, non-fiction, etc, which is then followed by a burlesque performance inspired by the piece.  Founded in 2016 in Portland, Oregon USA by award-winning producer, burlesque/drag artist and writer, Lacy Knightly/ Nick Lacy of Lacy Productions .

News Coverage

Booklover's Burlesque was mentioned in Portland, Oregon's Willamette Week newspaper as a sex positive, ongoing public event to check-out.

Portland Tribune newspaper featured an article highlighting producer, Lacy Knightly and the triumphant return of Booklover's Burlesque in-person after months of virtual only productions during quarantine.

You can read the whole article online HERE.

Lacy Productions regularly presents shows that offer the same power and excitement of a Booklover's Burlesque show throughout the year.  Productions include DAPPERLESQUE: A Gender Bending Burlesque Cabaret, VINYL BURLESQUE, THE TEASY BELLE: A Burlesque Brunch Cabaret, THE BELLE SUPPER CLUB: A Burlesque Dinner Cabaret, THE NIGHTCAP REVUE, THE CABARET SOCIETY,  MASTERTEASE THEATRE BURLESQUE, CABARET DES ARTS: A Fusion of Visual Arts & Burlesque, STORYLESQUE: A Fusion of Storytelling & Burlesque, BURLY NIGHT LIVE: A Tribute to SNL,  TEASE AS OLD AS TIME: A Burlesque Tale Inspired by "Beauty & the Beast", PHANTOM BURLESQUE: A Burlesque Tale Inspired by "Phantom of the Opera",  A BURLY CAROL: A Burlesque Tale Inspired by "A Christmas Carol",  GLITTER FEVER: A Burlesque Tribute to Disco, THE BITCH IS BACK: A Burlesque Tribute to Elton John, and many more.  

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