The Magical World of Burlesque
Saturday, September 17th 2016
About Dusty Summers: Dusty Summers was a featured dancer, magician, and emcee for twenty-five years. She owned, operated and performed in her own clubs in San Angelo and Arlington, Texas. She is the author of The Lady is a Stripper/Memoirs of Las Vegas' Only Nude Magician and The Golden G-String. After retiring from Circus Circus as a pit boss, Dusty returned to the stage in 2006 and is presently performing in Vegas Nocturne at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas.
About The Magical World of Burlesque: Las Vegas, in the 1970s and 1980s, was the place to be if you wanted to see or be in burlesque. In interviews with columnist Dusty Summers, burlesque icons including Christine Darling, Angelique PettyJohn, Gina Bon Bon, Delilah Jones, Susi Midnight, and Georgette Dante reveal how and why they became burlesque performers. Top bananas and comics including Artie Brooks, Professor Turban, Joey Bishop, Bob Mitchell and Charlie Vespia tell you how a man gets into burlesque. It is an inside story of burlesque in the words of the insiders! Contains over 150 photos!