The Michigan Burlesque Festival started in 2012 with the the intent to bring some of the world’s most unique performers to Detroit in hopes of reuniting the traditional concepts of original burlesque theater, where dancers and vaudevillians shared a stage to provide well rounded and entertaining sexy comedic show. It has grown in two a two-day festival featuring not-to-miss local talent and award-winning performance artists and burlesque performers, such as past headliners: Lushes LaMoan, Bella Sin, Red Hot Annie, Super Happy Funtime Burlesque, Russell Brunner, Roxi D’Lite, Dangrrr Doll, Ray Gunn, Mr. Gorgeous, Jeez Loueez, Satori Circus, Hank E Panky, Dirty Martini and so many more phenomenal performers.

The Michigan Burlesque Festival is fully produced by Mabel Syrup, of Detroit, MI.