Apply Now for the 6th Annual Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival!
The Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival is currently accepting performer applications! We are looking for burlesque, variety, vaudeville, and circus performers!
New for 2018!
• Two paid feature spots (one each night) chosen from applicants
• Honorarium for all accepted performers
Early applications: January 16th - January28th at 11:59PM CST - $20 Fee
Regular applications: January 29 - February 22nd at 11:59PM CST - $25 Fee
**Click a link below to open the application page!**
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 6th 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:
Headlining Performers (More TBA!)
Raquel Reed - New York City, NY
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or application issues.