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Texas Burlesque Festival Does the Whole Shebang!
Bumpin' and grindin' into the Paramount for 10th anniversary
"...There's a story that there hasn't been burlesque on the stage of the Paramount Theatre since before..."

April 6, 2017 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Burlesque Festival
April 12, 2013. 19 photos.
"...Denver, Colo. hosts Friday's Night of Legends at the Texas Burlesque Festival...."

April 16, 2013 Photo Gallery

Burlesque With an Independent Streak
Texas Burlesque Festival at 501 Studios this weekend
"...that Austin is one of the best towns for burlesque. This weekend see more than just the local stars..."

April 21, 2010 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Music Festival
Picks & Sleepers
" welcome spiritual respite from the rampant SXSW secularism. (Texas Union Ballroom, all night ) -- Christopher Gray..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

The 'Tease That Binds
The Texas Burlesque Festival builds community among those who are hip to the strip
"...Just as every gambler has a tell, every burlesque performer has a hook – that little something unique..."

April 15, 2011 Arts Feature by Richard Whittaker

Pasties and Pleasure at the Marchesa
Texas Burlesque Festival returns this weekend
"...Get the big underwear hamper out: The Texas Burlesque Festival returns this weekend for three days of..."

April 11, 2012 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Shake It Like They Taught You in Louisiana
The Texas Burleseque Fest returns with a NoLa queen and a Detroit legend
"...the great shimmy and shake returns tonight as the Texas Burlesque Festival brings some tease back to the Lone..."

April 10, 2014 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

More April Arts Fests for Your Pleasure
Don't forget International Poetry and Texas Burlesque
"...Did we say 13 arts festivals enlivening Austin's cultural scene this April and May?..."

April 10, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

April in Austin (Part 1)
Thought Austin would slow down after SXSW? Think again.
"...busy as a springtime bumblebee, we’ve handpicked 12 fun-filled festivals to jam-pack your month with art, food, music, and—of..."

March 26, 2013 Chron Events Post by Alayna Alvarez

Brighten Your New Year With the Jigglewatts
Austin's premier burlesque troupe says a lively goodbye to 2013
"...and sheddables. With New Year's Eve imminent, Austin's leading burlesque troupe is getting ready to send 2013 out with..."

Dec. 27, 2013 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

The Merry Widows
Black Widow Burlesque turns two tonight
"...weeds of mourning: Tonight the ladies of Black Widow Burlesque will be throwing off a whole lot more as..."

April 8, 2011 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Where Sexy Meets Political
Forbidden Film Festival puts the liberty into libertine
"...personal is political. Sexuality, doubly so. The Forbidden Film Festival launches tonight with a line up of films about..."

May 7, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Where the Girls Go/ATX: Tassels Addition
Where the grrrls will be this April weekend
"...This weekend Austin plays host to the Texas Burlesque Festival. And where there's glitter, tassels, and dancing..."

April 11, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

A Twirl and a Tease
Texas Burlesque Festival leaves them hanging from the rafters
"...or stage hands: The true heroines of last weekend's Texas Burlesque Festival were the brave assistants who cleared, collected..."

April 21, 2011 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Swapping Sparkle for Spandex
Jigglewatts go back to the '80s
"...It's good times for the local burlesque ensemble. Last week, co-founder Coco Lectric was invited to..."

July 27, 2010 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Revving With Cora Vette
Texas Burlesque Festival MC tells dirty jokes and career truths
" without a crocodile, it's hard to imagine the Texas Burlesque Festival without the one and only Cora Vette...."

April 10, 2015 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

MondoCon Heads Downtown
Pop culture print gathering to occupy Statesman space
"...relocating to the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex, and the Texas Burlesque Festival hits the big time this weekend at..."

April 6, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Five Different Things To Do In Austin This Weekend
Art! Theatre! Dance! You know: What the enemy hates.
"...TEXAS BURLESQUE FESTIVAL You know you like that ol’ bump-and-grind,..."

April 6, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Top 10 Most-Viewed Stories on by Section
Drill down, baby
"...3) "Perry the Executioner: Texas leads the country in executions, and Rick Perry holds..."

Jan. 6, 2012 Features Feature

Where They're Coming From
Connecting the Dots of Texas Writers Month 2002
"...former curator of the Southwestern Writers Collection at Southwest Texas State University and Chronicle contributor..."

June 7, 2002 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Austin Film Society Takes Over the Marchesa
Lincoln Village site to become permanent two-screen cinema
"...Since then, the society has split its calendar between..."

May 4, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Nearly 50 Food, Music, & Arts Festivals to Keep You Busy This Spring
From barbecue to burlesque, something for every Austinite this season
"...and every weekend packed with music, food, and arts festivals, craft fairs, and all kinds of cultural experiences. We’ve..."

April 3, 2019 Chron Events Post by Alyssa Hiarker

The Past, Present, and FuturX of Latinx Performance in Austin
The current surge of Latinx theatre and dance in Austin speaks to both tradition and pioneering new directions
"...which was the anchor for the inaugural FuturX, a festival of Latinx performances that in its four-day run also..."

Aug. 24, 2018 Arts Feature by Roxanne Schroeder-Arce

Event Menu
Your local foodie events for Oct. 29-Nov. 5
"...• Texas Hill Country Wine & Food Festival presents a November..."

Oct. 30, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Alok Vaid-Menon and Lisa Donato Showcase Their Art at Gender Unbound
From poets to film screenings – 2018's trans and intersex art fest wows
"...Take everything you know about a queer arts festival and pack it away for this weekend’s Gender Unbound...."

Sept. 28, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Oil's Well That Ends Well
"...Martin's Press, $23 hard The mythos of the braggadocious Texas oil man resonates from Odessa to London and from..."

May 7, 1999 Books Feature

Five Arty Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 22-24
Not too many, right? Just enough. Just enough for the city.
"...We’re going to narrow the proverbial playing field for..."

Sept. 21, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Gay Place: DON'T Rain on My Parade!
Get your Pride parade seats early. This year is going to be a doozy.
"...Find more and get mobilized every Monday. Mondays, 5:30-6:30pm. Texas Democratic Party Headquarters, 505 W. 12th #200.,"

Sept. 19, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
The Gender Unbound Art Fest will spotlight the work of trans, intersex, and gender nonconforming artists and musicians
"...intersex, and gender nonconforming artists and musicians. This evening mini-festival is a celebration and "declaration of the vibrant talents..."

Sept. 23, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: Austin's Gay Days
We've got all the Pride info and sneak peeks into a very gay fall season.
"...Austin Pride Festival Oh, hey, it's the array to make you gay:..."

Aug. 28, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

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