"I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently?"

- Lewis Carroll

It's time to get your cozy on, LIVE and IN-PERSON, as Lacy Productions and the Alberta Rose Theatre present…


Join us for this next Booklover’s Burlesque edition at the Alberta Rose Theater, where we'll cuddle up in the sexiest literary way possible to keep the winter chill away!

Booklover's Burlesque is the world's sexiest literary salon which matches titillating, inspiring, and empowering book readings with burlesque, boylesque, and draglesque performances all in one show!

Professional readers, actors, and/or local authors & writers read aloud a three to five minute piece of poetry, fiction (from any genre), memoir, non-fiction, etc, which is then followed by a burlesque performance inspired by the piece.

Advance tickets

$20 General admission advance

$30 VIP with Preferred Seating

(VIP is first 6 rows of the center section)

At door tickets (if available)

$25 General admission at the Door

This event is 21 & over.


Come curious. Leave transformed.

BOOKLOVER'S BURLESQUE debuted in April 2016, produced 4-5 times a year in Portland, Oregon, and visited Seattle, Washington twice in 2019. Our productions include open-theme genre shows as well as themed ones, including an annual Shakespeare edition, mystery/noir, erotica, “vile villains,” historical love letters/journals/diaries, poetry, etc. BOOKLOVER'S BURLESQUE strives to be sexy, body, & queer positive, feminist, and inclusive to ALL.