It is on! FIERCE! is here! The region’s only queer burlesque festival is coming to Pittsburgh the weekend of July 20th-23rd! Burlesque and variety performers from Pittsburgh and all over the world will be shaking their things on stage at some of our favorite venues. This is a unique opportunity to see a unique set of performers.
Friday (July 21st, 8 p.m., James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy) Gotta get home early? Check out a dinner show and enjoy Red Hot Annie from Chicago, Anja Keister from NYC, and Pittsburgh’s own delectable Viva Valezz! (And order the Brussels sprouts. Trust me.)
Saturday (July 22nd, 7 p.m., Ace Hotel Ballroom) Saturday’s dinner show includes The Incredible, Edible Akynos from NYC and Macabre Noir from Pittsburgh, hosted by Viva Valezz! Plus, document your visit by posing in the Porn-o-mat!
Sunday (July 23rd, 12 p.m., James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy) This brunch show will feature representatives from the International Drag King Extravaganza: producer Luster Dela Virgion from Columbus, Ohio, and performer Mr. Karter Banger from Ottawa, Canada! Order off of James’ St’s sumptuous brunch menu.
Support Queer Art! Support Body Positivity! Check out “the biggest naked queer party on the planet” and buy your tickets online in advance for discounted prices!