FRIDAY April 27

6pm

at The Freak Bar
Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.                      Brooklyn, NY

PRE-Show cocktail hour

Join us on Friday, April 27th for a pre-show cocktail hour and network with other Nerdlesquers from around the USA!


FRIDAY April 27

8pm Doors

8:30 Show
at Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NYC

THE GRAND PREMIERE - Opening Night Show

Catch the first of two nights featuring the best Nerdy Burlesque from around the globe in this one of a kind weekend dedicated to pop culture, community, and the art of the tease!

FRIDAY APRIL 27
Doors at 8
Show at 8:30
TICKETS


Hosted by: Fancy Feast
Featured Performer: Tiger Bay
Headliner: Sweetpea
Featuring the sound stylings of DJ Stormageddon


SATURDAY April 28

time TBA
at Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.                    Brooklyn, NY

NETWORKING & CLASSES with the New York School of Burlesque

Join us on Saturday, April 28th for a Nerdy Bazaar! Classes taught by our headliners and presented with the New York School of Burlesque will be offered on the hour for 50 minutes each. Or stop by between classes to shop nerdy vendors and the CIUSA gift shop. Then relax and mingle at the cocktail social before the show. Featuring nerdy music all day from DJ Stormageddon while you sip on specialty cocktails, take classes, and talk nerdy!

SCHEDULE TBA

More details on our CLASSES page forthcoming


SATURDAY April 28

8pm Doors

8:30 Show
at Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NYC

THE BIG FINISH - Closing Show

Catch the last of two nights featuring the best Nerdy Burlesque from around the globe in this one of a kind weekend dedicated to pop culture, community, and the art of the tease!

SATURDAY APRIL 28
Doors at 8
Show at 8:30
TICKETS


Hosted by: Nasty Canasta
Featured Performer: Liberty Rose
Headliner: Sweetpea
Featuring the sound stylings of DJ Stormageddon
 


After Party

Details forthcoming...

SATURDAY April 28

11pm
at Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NYC


SUNDAY April 29

Time TBA
at Coney Island USA
1208 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NYC

COMMUNITY EVENT — Peer Review

FREE!

Peer Reviews have become a great development and community building tool in burlesque. Our Peer Review features a panel of the Festival's headliners and hosts! This event is open exclusively to performing members of the burlesque and local variety arts communities.

If you are a performer in NYC on April 29, we welcome you to come watch this free show, and maybe learn a thing or two from our panelists.

 

Free coffee and snacks will be provided, plus enjoy special nerd-themed cocktails for purchase.

Would you like receive feedback from a panel of pros? If you would like to perform an act in the Peer Review, please fill out THIS FORM by Sunday, April 22. All submissions will be considered, though a limited number will be accepted.

Open to all burlesque, sideshow, & variety performers.