The Fifth Annual PA Burlesque

Festival takes place August 8 - 10,

2014 at the landmark

Mauch Chunk Opera House in

historic Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania.

Headlined by 2013 Crystal Corset

Award winner MEDIANOCHE,

and hosted by "Queen Bee of


The 5th Annual PA Burlesque

Festival draws award-winning

performers from across the USA

and beyond for an unforgettable

weekend of glamour,

entertainment, and sex appeal.


The PA Burlesque Festival is proud to bring you two different,

world-class shows. Our performances consistently sell out, to be

sure to get tickets for both! Tickets go on sale no later than July 1!

The Fundraiser Showcase (Friday August 8,) raises money

for the renovation and preservation of the historic

Mauch Chunk Opera House. Our impeccable cast donates their

performance for this worthy cause.

THE BIG REVEAL (Saturday August 9,) brings together top Burlesque 

talent in a professionally juried competition, where the top prize is

$1,000.00 and the coveted Crystal Corset Award.


Classes, lectures, and workshops will be held Saturday and Sunday

at the Mauch Chunk Museum & Ballroom (41 W. Broadway) just steps

from the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

Taught by skilled and knowledgeable Burlesque artists, classes are

open to the public. Registration will be open online

beginning July 1. Details will be posted as they are available.


The PA Burlesque Festival is home to the Burlesque Bazaar.

Held Saturday and Sunday at the Mauch Chunk Museum & Ballroom,

it features vendors, artists, and crafters who specialize in all things

Burlesque, Pin Up, and glamour. Browse costumes, pasties, lingerie,

cosmetics, vintage clothing, local artwork, and so much more!  Vendor

listing and details will be posted as they become available.

 Headliner MEDIANOCHE delivers "Granada," the act that won her $1,000.00 and the Crystal Corset Award at the 2013 PA Burlesque Festival

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