WHAT IS BURLESQUE?

Have you ever wondered what burlesque is?  Stripping?  Or maybe something out of the movie Burlesque?  Truth is, it's a bit of both, and more.  Burlesque is the art of the tease.

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Sensuality in the City – Capital At Play VaVaVooom Article

On Broadway Avenue, in the heart of bustling downtown Asheville, North Carolina, you’ll find VaVaVooom. Its bricked, centuried storefront is much like those around it, with wide, bright windows and a sparkling marquee sign. But this is a store unlike any other in the mountain town. It is, you gradually begin to realize, a uniquity, a business that is an amalgam of industries almost always at odds.

 

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heather neff
The Secret to Desire in a Long Term Relationship!

In long-term relationships, we often expect our beloved to be both best friend and erotic partner. But as Esther Perel argues, good and committed sex draws on two conflicting needs: our need for security and our need for surprise. So how do you sustain desire? With wit and eloquence, Perel lets us in on the mystery of erotic intelligence.

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Lisa Genevieve Ziemer
“Downton Abbey” Style

The era between the World Wars was a time of great unrest, and art and fashion reflected rapid cultural changes. The voluminous dresses and heavy corsetry of the European and American Pre-war era were discarded as sensible movement was preferred by women who became more active in public and social life.

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Lisa Genevieve Ziemer