Apply Now for the 5th Annual Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival!
We’re all about showing our cast Midwestern hospitality! Oklahoma also has one of the lowest costs of living in the country! Meaning food, lodging, and any other expenses you incur will be significantly less than other similarly sized cities. We also have some of the BEST and least expensive vintage shopping in the country! We do our best to make sure every performer feels appreciated and has a spectacular time in Oklahoma! Some of the perks you can expect as a performer at the 5th Annual Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival:
•Free admission to both shows
•Accepted applicants may apply to teach a workshop
•Promotion of individual performers both before and after the festival
•Variety of dishes (including vegan and GF) offered both backstage and at the after parties
•Discounts to some of the best local and vintage shopping
•Free video of your performance (posted within 2 months of the festival)
•Workshops with our amazing headliners, every performer will be able to choose 1 workshop to take for FREE! Your attendance will be subsidized through the festival. You are also more than welcome to take additional workshops at cost; which is only $15 per workshop!
•Discounted vending space and program advertising
•Discounted rate at our host hotel
Don't miss out on shows, workshops, networking events, and the Bedazzled Buffalo awards! (We do not consider this a "competition" but a fun way to recognize performers who excel in a particular area. Judges have a simple 5 point system that rates each performer on each individual category.)
Performance Award Categories:
Poison Ivory - New York City, NY
Mosh - Los Angeles, CA
Hazel Honeysuckle - New York City, NY