Bare Book Club is a group of beautiful women who love to read…naked. That’s it.
Each month we bring you a rotating cast for this nude literary salon of themed readings for your enjoyment.
For our July show we’ll be staying on theme with City Reliquary’s new Wonder Woman exhibit and paying tribute to the world of comic books. Readings will range from articles, books, slash fiction, and more celebrating the world of comics and graphic novels
Our July cast includes readers:
Babia Majora (Toronto)
Happy Bunbun
Delta Major
with your resident host, Anja Keister.
We’ll have an amazing raffle with goodies from Uberlube, Chef Bane, and Prince Peacock
This is an all-vax event.TIMES
Doors: 7:30pm
Show: 8:00pm-10:00pm

Front Row Seating: $28
General Admission: $22
Seating is limited. Arrive on time to guarantee yourself seats.
Our beloved City Reliquary Members get into this event, and all events, for free at just $10 a month.
Please consider signing up for our WithFriends membership, which keeps our museum alive and thriving for our NYC community.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for entry. See for accepted vaccines & forms of proof.

The main entrance and indoor museum are entirely flat, but there are 4 steps up and 4 steps down to the backyard. The backyard is uneven earth with some steps and platforms.

The City Reliquary will not tolerate any hateful words or actions. If at any time you feel unsafe or concerned about anything at The City Reliquary, please talk to a volunteer, who can be found at the front desk or at the bar. They will do their best to address the issue.

If the price of the ticket is keeping you from attending, or you have any questions or requests regarding safety or accessibility, please email

July 14, 2022
7:30pm doors, 8pm show
The City Reliquary
370 Metropolitan Ave, Williamsburg, NY 11211 Get Tickets and Info Here:


Our Flag Means Pride 2

Jackson Juniper, Mx Macabre, and Anja Keister bring you an encore of “Our Flag Means Pride!”

After a sold out show on June 12th, we know some of you that missed out wanted you chance to check out this booty we’re hawking so our crew is setting sail once again on August 12th to celebrate queer joy and pay tribute to “The Gay Pirate Show” with drag, burlesque, go-go dancing, and a fuckery for the ages, WITH EVEN MORE PERFORMANCES from two bonus shipmates finally out of scurvy quarantine!

So bring your golden doubloons for a chance to win a treasure trove of fabulous prizes from our raffle chest, chug down the specialty themed cocktails mixed by the talented tavern keepers at The Parkside Lounge, and check out our cast full of the same seafaring brigands.

Doors open at 6:45 PM
21+ Event
The Parkside Lounge,

NYC COVID SAFETY For the safety of our performers, our audience, and the staff at The Parkside Lounge, Proof of Vaccination must be shown to enter the event, and we ask that masks stay on unless you are drinking at that moment.

Online ticket sales for this event will end at 4pm EST day of show. After this cutoff it is only $26 general admission at the door.
You will not receive a physical Ticket, but will give your name (and can show your receipt) at the door for entry.

Please note that we will not refund ticket cancellations made less than 48 hours before the show.

Can’t make this show, don’t worry, we will be selling a recording of our first show very soon! This way those of you far away, or otherwise unable to attend, can see these amazing acts too! Please follow us on FB at for further details about the release date!

August 12, 2022
6:45pm doors, 7:00pm show
The Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street, Manhattan, NY 10003 Get Tickets and Info Here:

Whew! 2022 is coming in strong and with many shows and venues closing and people staying home, we wanted to bring you some entertainment to bring a smile to your faces while you stay home!

Join us on Saturday January 22nd with a special hybrid virtual nerdlesque show of creative pre-recorded acts and live acts streamed into your home. You can look forward to performances from:
Anja Keister
Ashleeta Beauchamp
Babia Majora
Cherry Valentine
Esmerelda May
Mx Macabre
Nyx Nocturne
Regal Mortis

Plus a special go-go pole set from Jessica Dunaway and your chance to win prizes in our online raffle!

You have 2 ways to catch this show:

  • Live Stream ($10) – You’ll get the room link and password to watch the show live and interact with the performers in the chat. Plus you’ll also the post-show link and password to rewatch the show as much as you’d like!
  • Post Show Stream ($5) – within a week of the show, receive the rewatch link of the live-streamed show

January 22, 2022
8:00pm EST
Get Tickets and Info Here:
Event Location To Be Announced or Not Found