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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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Burlesque shows are perfect for couples to attend, girl's night out or guy's night out.
Indeed, burlesque shows today are hardly testosterone-heavy affairs like fraternity parties or strip clubs.
In the second half of the book, he attempts to document the decline of Thompsonian burlesque in the face of commercial forces that affected not only the style and content of burlesque shows but their venues and audiences.
The Carnal Burlesque Show Horror, Humor, Harlequins & Heavy Metal, featuring The C.
Brews & Burlesque is unique in both the burlesque and craft brew communities as the first burlesque show ever to be held in the tasting room of a brewery.
Other new events for this year include Sex-Ed Boot Camp, and the Burlesque Show, in addition to the recurring events from previous years such as Brown Bag Drag and Pride Prom.
The fashion show is followed by cabaret time with Crystal Balls, Chrissie's Kitchenettes Burlesque Show and dancing till late.
Within moments of the all-male burlesque show starting inside the glorious Spiegeltent - the new festival venue outside the WMC - all inhibitions were swept aside and the zany, racy, fun-packed show swept the audience away.
AN 18 certificate has been slapped on an eye-popping burlesque show on its way to Birmingham's Alexandra Theatre.
In America, you have to be over 18 to see a burlesque show, but in other parts of the world, nudity is considered natural and artistic instead of lewd and lascivious.
London, Nov 18 ( ANI ): Kelly Brook, who flaunts her killer curves on stage in raunchy burlesque show 'Forever Crazy,' decided to wrap up against the cold winter weather in a large black puffa jacket, as she arrived at London's Southbank on Friday night.
The night will also feature breakdancers Revenge is Suite and an electro-sexploitation burlesque show by Angelica Strangelove.
SYDNEY A regular summer fixture after three consecutive successful seasons in New York, the Euro-chic burlesque show Spiegelworld is branching out Down Under, setting up as a cultural festival next to the Australian Open in an attempt to merge sports and entertainment.