“I don’t think there is such a thing as being too raunchy when it comes to the art form of burlesque.” ~Christina Aguilear
“It doesn’t matter what size or shape you are. Burlesque is about feeling positive about who you are, about knowing how to shake what you have and being proud of it.” ~Baby Doe, burlesque performer
►In the first Gypsy movie, the life of famed stripper Gypsy Rose Lee was played by:
Miss Gypsy Rose Lee
►It was panned by critics as over-the-top sexual sleaze, flopped at the box office, then turned into a home video goldmine and cult classic.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Adventures of Priscilla
♫ What’s the next line of this 1972 song, written and recorded by Barry Newman, and many others?
Baby take off your coat
Take off your shoes
I’ll take off your shoes
Baby take off your dress
Yes, yes, yes…
►Only one of the these was not a real stripper’s name:
Answers at end of post
► This poorly rated film had legs
♫ …but you can keep your hat on.
► All sweetened the runway except Tootsie Roll.