Tag Archives: burlesque

Gorilla Tango Burlesque

June 12, 2012

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During the usual drunken madness that is C2E2, Nerd City was lucky enough to hang out with the lovely ladies of Chicago’s Gorrilla Tango Burlesque, and we recommend you do the same. Plainly put, there is no Nerdier/cooler burlesque organization in the entire universe. With a current roster that includes burlesque parodies of Robert Rodriguez […]

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“Boobs of Khan” from Geek Girl Burlesque

September 7, 2011

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The ladies of Geek Girl Burlesque and the Gorilla Tango Theater are at it again, with their new Star Trek burlesque show “Boobs of Khan”: Nobody does Nerdy burlesque better than these ladies, and their streak looks to continue with this new Trek-themed show. The show opens this Friday September 9 at 9:30pm and runs […]

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Vaudezilla news!

July 16, 2011

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Hey there, fellow boob-lovers!  The vivacious Vaudezilla vixens have some shows coming up, and you need to go to them!  Otherwise, you’re not doing your part as an American!  Details below: Vaudezilla presents Jeezy’s Juke Joint http://vaudezilla.com/jukejoint.htm (show flyer available at link) July 16, 11:00pm Greenhouse Theatre 2257 N Lincoln Av, Chicago IL $15 Tickets Show […]

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Nerd City 2011 C2E2 Panel is Now Live

March 31, 2011

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As you all know, and if you don’t I am ashamed of you, Nerd City held their 2nd annual panel/discussion at this years C2E2 and things went swimmingly. This years panel featured the standard nefarious Nerd City crew of Ben Spencer, Max Minor, Captain Jim and yours truly as the excellent panel MC along with […]

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“Boobs and Goombas”

October 13, 2010

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Last weekend, I got a chance to check out the Super Mario Bros.-themed burlesque show, “Boobs and Goombas”, @ the Gorilla Tango Theatre, and it ruled. Super funny, smartly done, and yes, chock full of good looking ladies, “B and G” continue Chicago’s proud tradition of Nerd- themed burlesque (also see Nerdlesque). Honestly, this show […]

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vaudezilla, lewbowski, and much much more.

July 14, 2010

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The always super friendly Donna Touch (see how friendly she is in that picture?) has some news and announcements, some of which involve her equally friendly burlesque troupe, Vaudezilla (old friends of the Nerd City crew.  Entirely platonic, we swear.)  To find out what she has to say about her upcoming shows, Vaudezilla’s take on […]

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dress up like big lebowski, get naked.

May 11, 2010

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Last October, Nerd City was lucky enough to meet the ladies from Vaudezilla while at Lebowskifest. They told us they were putting on a Lebowski themed burlesque show, so naturally we had to go. Long story short, the show was awesome and received great reviews – and not just from us. Which brings me to […]

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Windy City Burlesque Fest

March 24, 2010

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This just in from our beautiful burlesque bosom-buddies: “Back in January, Belmont Burlesque and Vaudezilla made a splash with the announcement of the first-ever Windy City Burlesque Fest.  Since then, they’ve been working hard to make this an event worthy of the birthplace of American Burlesque. When the Second City becomes the First City of […]

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The Flaming Dames in “Nerdlesque”

March 18, 2010

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Official C2E2 party entertainers The Flaming Dames open their new nerd-themed burlesque show, Nerdlesque, Friday, March 26th @ The Spot, 4437 N. Broadway Ave., right here in Chicago @ 10:15. With Catwoman, Batwoman, Princess Leia, Lady Jay and more, this should be Nerdy and sexy (like us). Plus, the ladies will be performing @ Nerd […]

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