Lacy Productions presents:



 Friday Grand Showcase

Friday, April 12, 2024

The Alberta Rose Theatre

3000 NE Alberta St, 

Portland, OR 97211

Doors open at 6pm

Show at 7pm

The 2nd Annual International Booklover's Burlesque Festival second night launches Friday, April 12 at The Alberta Rose in Portland, Oregon as we celebrate all types of literature! Just as a library is an eclectic mix of books, this Friday show shall also celebrate an eclectic mix of all types of writing matched with all types of performers. 

Friday Grand Showcase will feature Friday evening's Guests of Honor and Featured Performers.    In addition, specially-curated burlesque, boylesque, and draglesque acts chosen for our festival from around the globe will be intertwined with readings from performing artists, writers, professional actors/readers.  Friday's Grand Showcase will be hosted by Bevin Victoria. 


This event is 21 & over.

Remember, our shows are sex/body/queer positive, feminist, and inclusive to all! Come join us for all four nights of our special 2nd annual festival!

Our Friday Night Grand Showcase- Guests of Honor 

Zyra Lee Vanity 


Zyra Lee Vanity, also known as the Urban Desire, is a multi award winning international burlesque entertainer. She’s been invited to headline & feature at several shows, festivals and cons throughout Canada, The United States, Central America and Europe.

Some of her festival highlights include  performing at The New York Burlesque (2016, 2017, 2018, 2023), competing at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender (2022, 2023), headlining the Winnipeg Burlesque Festival (2019), headlining the Richmond Virginia Burlesque Festival (2022) and headlining the Vancouver Burlesque Festival (2023). 

In 2018 she won “Best Burlesque” at the Arizona Burlesque Festival and in 2019 she was crowned Panama Queen of Burlesque at the Panama Burlesque Festival. She’s also been a featured performer onboard the Desire Greek Islands Cruise (2022,2023). 

Zyra Lee Vanity was also voted “Burlesque Top 50” world wide in 2020, 2022 and 2023 via 21st Century Magazine.  She’s been featured in 21st Century Burlesque Magazine, on Playboy Radio, Sex City Radio and was a keynote speaker at Catalyst Con West.

Introducing Our Friday Night Grand Showcase Cast

Zyra Lee Vanity 

(Toronto, CANADA)

Aquarius Moon


Asteria Atombomb

(Portland, OR)

Duo Ex Machina

(Portland, OR)

Valerie Veils 

(Tacoma, WA)

Sherwood Ryder 

(Seattle, WA)

Lolita von Honeydew La Roux 

(Portland, OR)

Bee Bee Sanchez

 (Portland, OR)

T L Ford 

(Portland, OR)

Clair Fuxabull 

(Eureka, CA)

Bea Lissima 

(Calgary, AB, CANADA)

Gidget Bardot 

(Nashville, TN)

Remy Dee 

(Nashville, TN)

Cruz Daniels

(Portland, OR)

Bevin Victoria

(Portland, OR)