burlesque


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Synonyms for burlesque

Synonyms for burlesque

a false, derisive, or impudent imitation of something

to copy (the manner or expression of another), especially in an exaggerated or mocking way

Synonyms for burlesque

a theatrical entertainment of broad and earthy humor

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a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way

make a parody of

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The irreverence and scabrous immorality which pervades Bronzino's works, not to mention that of other burlesque poets, has alienated many readers.
Helene Phillips, Loulou's alter ego, said: "Belles Burlesque is celebrating its second birthday this year, and we're really excited about our July extravaganza.
The Birmingham Comedy Festival wrap party on Sunday October 13 is eight hours of entertainment at The Roadhouse in Stirchley, featuring stand-up comedy and music as well as burlesque from the likes of Khandie Khisses and The Angel De-Lites.
As Foo Foo, Stephanie, 42, regularly entertains fans in South Wales with her raunchy act and is organising the Welsh Burlesque Festival.
Having taken the West End by storm, Shipwrecked stars Miss Tempest Rose alongside her special guests, plucked from the burlesque, cabaret and circus worlds.
I knew a lot of girls who were into burlesque as well, so I thought 'why don't we be the resident performers?
TO'cially Britain's biggest burlesque extravaganza, a quarter of a million people have now seen the show An Evening of Burlesque of burlesque E which has brought the best of London's West End thriving burlesque scene north.
Mimi Amore has | |been named 'British Newcomer' at the World Burlesque Games Picture: MY BOUDOIR
Finishing off the festival on Sunday are more workshops in up-cycling, burlesque fitness and belly dancing.
HOLLYWOOD -- Twelve of the spectacular, one-of-a-kind costumes actually worn by the stars in the upcoming Sony Pictures' musical Burlesque will be available for purchase in an online private sale special event starting November 21 exclusively on SeenOn.
Luckily, her mum came round, and Fallon, from Childwall, not only got to live her childhood dream, she's now one of the most successful burlesque performers in Britain.
A MUM has opened a burlesque dance school in the city centre, believing no-one can can-can quite like Coventry can.
Or you can really indulge for the weekend by including Club Rainbow Burlesque tickets on the Saturday night - with seven top burlesque artistes, compere Vivacious Trish and DJ Theo.
For the first time ever, the biggest burlesque stars from around the world are set to star on the same stage.