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Books and Burlesque

Dec 09 | Sat | 9:30pm | $34.55
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Books and Burlesque at Caveat
Books and Burlesque is back Saturday, December 9th from 9:00-11:00pm at Caveat bringing you all the sexy showiness and must-reads of the season! Featuring exciting award-winning authors reading excerpts from their new books: Fancy Feast “Naked: On Sex, Work and other Burlesques” (essay collection) , Elyssa Maxx Goodman “Glitter and Concrete: A Cultural History of Drag in New York City” (nonfiction), Kirstin Chen “Counterfeit” (novel), Rachel E. Gross “Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage" (nonfiction), and Eliot Schrefer “Queer Ducks (and other animals): The Natural World of Animal Sexuality” (nonfiction) Each author has been paired with a spectacular burlesque or drag performer who will be creating new acts inspired by the books they read! Starring Cheeks Voila, Jonny Porkpie, Lily Lavalocks, Rosie Tulips and Fortune Cookie. With stage kittens Scarlet Song, Sideshow Scandal, and Racy DeClare. Co-produced by Rosie Tulips and hosted by Fortune Cookie! Our local bookstore partner, Book Club Bar (197 East 3rd Street) will be selling signed copies of all our featured authors books. Discounted early bird tickets will sell out so get them as soon as you can here before November 10th! https://instagram.com/booksandburlesquenyc

Venue: Caveat

21 A Clinton Street Map
212-228-2100