Boston, Massachusetts has a thriving burlesque and drag scene made up of a diverse group of performance artists. There are troupes, solo performers, and everything in between! Boston Burlesque is full of talent, exciting shows, thought provoking performances, and so much more!
OUR MISSION Burlesque Boston was created by a group of local performers and producers as a way to foster community among local artists. We felt that the Boston burlesque community was already collaborating together so strongly and we wanted to provide a visible platform to bring everyone together. Below you'll find a list of ideals that we believe the Boston burlesque community stands on.
Supporting and encouraging burlesque and drag artists in the Boston Area
Promoting community and a culture of inclusion and empowerment
Promoting and showcasing the art of performers of all: genders, races, nationalities, backgrounds, religions, bodies, sexual orientation, ability/disability
Fostering a safe and accountable community
Creating a safe space for performers to communicate with one another in a non-competitive environment
Creating a central location for information/resources/promotion for the local burlesque community and its supporters
Building a foundation of respect, honesty, accountability, and transparency