Category Archive for past shows

Dungeons & Drag Kings

Join us for the triumphal return of Dungeons and Drag Kings at our new home at Bedlam Bar in Manhattan! The premise is simple -nerds and queers are hella kinky! Dungeons & Drag Kings puts that to the test by offering three rounds of trivia (geeky, sexy, and nerdy kinky) with performances from some of […]

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Every January, D20 Burlesque founder and producer Anja Keister picks a special theme for her birthday and this year we are celebrating horror films that have left strong cultural impacts on aesthetics and pop culture! Hosted by Anja Keister, the evening will include performances from Petite Renard – Interview with a Vampire Maggie McMuffin – […]

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This burlesque and drag show will explore some of the bad ass characters from Tarantino’s oeuvre. Not a celebration of the director, but rather a tribute to our own reclamation and ownership of characters that we have grown to love in the realm of pop culture on the stage. A portion of profits from this […]

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Hosted by the devilish dame Anja Keister, the evening will include performances by Vylette Tendency Jackson Juniper Regal Mortis Betty Brash Nip Fury Maggie McMuffin PLUS GoGo dancing by Kia Sangria, DJ Stormageddon spinning the spooky tunes, and Raina Sinclair as our Door Demon! 21+ event with specialty themed cocktails from the amazing bar staff […]

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Join us at D20 Burlesque on Saturday September 7th for a tribute to those queer characters and icons who burn bright in our minds and make the nerdy world of pop culture that much more fierce! Hosted by D20 Burlesque founder and “hottest nerd in NYC” (according to the NY Times) Anja Keister, the show […]

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Join us August 24th Frankenstein-Teen as we zag on over to the Parkside Lounge for a very special tribute show to the McElroy Brothers and their multitude of entertainment programs! This is our tres horny installment, and we are so excited! This show will include burlesque tributes from Zelma Zelma Hattie Harlowe Anja Keister Mx […]

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I Only Strip to the Mountain Goats 2 Saturday July 6th, 2019 7pm The Parkside Lounge – 317 E. Houston Street, Manhattan, NY 10002With the blessing of John Darnielle, we’ll be gathering once again at the Parkside Lounge (NYC) to celebrate the music of The Mountain Goats via drag, music, go-go dancing, and burlesque. The […]

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Join the performers of D20 Burlesque this year as we bring you a whole new batch of nerdy burlesque from NYC and beyons featuring striptease and go-go based off of your favorite games, movies, comics, and more! Performers this year will include Maki Roll, TigerBay, Magdalena Fox, Iris Explosion, Dick Move, Lewd Alfred Douglas, Vonka, […]

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The Lower East Vampire Society* cordially invites you to our 2019 Uholy Striptease Masquerade. Sadly the Parkside Lounge was booked on 6/6 at 6pm due to an open mic, but they have given us 6/8/7pm for our evening of debauchery! All undead are welcome, masks encouraged! The evening will be hosted by The Beast, Anja […]

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After a brief hiatus, D20 Burlesque is back with a special drag and burlesque experience to give you all the feels. This tribute show is made of glitter, gumption, and most importantly love. PLEASE NOTE OUR EARLIER START TIME OF 6PM! Hosted by D20 Burlesqoue founder Anja Keister there will be performances from Foxy Belle […]

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