House of Burlesque

One of the biggest events of its kind in the UK.

Witness the marvel that is the ever rotating cast of Joe Black's 'House of Burlesque' at the Kings Theatre in Portsmouth.

'Eccentric, edgy and sensationally witty' - Portsmouth News

'Decadent' - Bizarre Magazine

'The whole evening was a scrumptious, saucy, scandalizing step back in time' - Heather James, Portsmouth News




BETSY ROSE - International burlesque superstar. Divine, classic and mesmerising!

TINA T’URNER TEA LADY - Surreal & gloriously absurd. Mrs Overall meets Beyonce!

KITTY BRUCKNELL - Song belting songstress and show tunes siren.

AYESHA H - Whip crackin’ rock & roll sex kitten!

LE RENN - Aerial hoop duo & physical phenomenons! 

VELMA VON BON BON - Veritable Tour de Force in Neo-burlesque hilarity! 

AURORA GALORE - Fire brandishing freak of nature and top notch ass shaker!

ARRAN SHURVINTON - Adorable monster parodist and creature comforter.

TERMS OF UNNERVEMENT - Resident double act. Absurd! Surreal! Hilarious!



JOE BLACK - Gin addled cabaret reprobate, Drag clown and the man on all the local authorities speed dial. 



Contains adult content



SUGGESTIONS - carnivale, freak show, burlesque queen, top hats and tails, magicians assistant, villains, biblical, blasphemy, funeral, asylum, drag queens, drag kings, moustaches, strongmen, parlour wigs, woodland creatures, furry, berlin cabaret, flapper girls, vegas magicians, victoriana, fetish.