The Grand Exhibition – Rape Crisis and untamed women

A few ladies from The Rouge Revue spent Mandela Day making care packages for Rape Crisis this weekend. It was a moving, heartbreaking experience that left all of us feeling emotional and fragile. We arrived just in time to hear a short talk by Rape Crisis in which they mentioned the fact that they are …

The Rougettes in Studio with Ruby Red Door Photography

The Rougettes spent Saturday in studio at The Colorbox Studios with Miss Ruby from Ruby Red Door Photography. We drank copious amounts of champagne and discarded our clothing in favor of our birthday suits and plenty of fringe and pearls.  Scar-lit Hearts took time out from her beautiful pole dance studio, The Scar-lit Box, to…

The Rouge Revue turns 5 today!

It’s our 5th birthday today! As I look back on 5 years, I am truly grateful for every women who has stepped into my classes. For each brave soul who dared allow herself an hour a week, in which to celebrate her beauty, her sexuality and her body. I am grateful for all the friendships…

The Art of Sexy – By Maiden D’nude

THE ART OF SEXY!! by Maiden D’nude The most interesting part of developing your burlesque character is watching your character form. In the beginning you can watch performers and decide that your character will be a sexy, smouldering siren, and then before you know it you are dancing around the stage in a strawberry clad…

Peekaboo Pointe and Lady Magnolia make the paper

Hosting Peekaboo Pointe was an amazing experience and one that I will treasure. Peek arrived a stranger, and left as a friend.  We had an amazing interview with Karen from the Tatler and she wrote a really lovely article. Hope you enjoy it and here’s to that revolving door!

Special gifts for the burlesque goddess in your life! By Lady Magnolia

If you’ve ever wondered what to get the burlesque dancer in your life… Here are a few ideas for you! Consumables – inexpensive gifts that we can’t get enough of! Anyone who’s ever been to see a burlesque show will know that we go through kilograms of glitter each time we perform, so a beautiful…

Preparing for our next show, Our Enchanted Garden – by Lady Magnolia

One of the most exciting things about preparing for a new burlesque show is the night that the Rougettes and Lady Magnolia’s Bevy of beauties audition their new solo and duet acts. It’s something that I look forward to from moment we decide on a theme for the show. Last Wednesday, I had the privilege…