J'Adore! returns to The Triple Door

The Atomic Bombshells celebrate the third year of Valentine’s spectacular J’Adore! at the Triple Door February 12-13. In what is arguably their best production, The Bombshells ruminate on the many forms of love in roughly a dozen imaginative numbers. The bizarre signature act features a couple of cherubs in their skivvies poking at Honey D. Luxe (aka fashion designer J.Von Stratton) who is barely visible in a monstrous balloon ensemble which converts to an amazing sweetheart of a dress.

Incidentally, Honey- who performs as Lucky Penny outside the Bombshells- is in Finland this week guesting in the Helsinki Burlesque Festival. In addition to the prerequisite workshops and a special viewing of award-winning film Tournée, the roll call of festival performers and speakers is impressive in itself:

– Princess Farhana of Hollywood ( US)
– Kitten on The Keys (US)
– Mimi Le Meaux (US)
– Alotta Boutte (US)
– Trixie Little and The Evil Hate Monkey (US)
– Miss Astrid (US)
– Lucky Penny (US)
– Cherry Typhoon (JPN)
– Velma Voluptuous (SE)
– Virginia Valentine (SE)
– AlexiXXX Carpentieri (SE)
– Hell Monty (FIN)
– The Itty-Bitty Tease Cabaret (FIN)
– Loulou D’vil (FIN)
– Welma Jackpot (FIN)
– The Silk Sisters (FIN)
– Kiki Hawaiji (FIN)
– Bettie Blackheart (FIN)

How is it the US can be the burlesque capital of the world and we still can’t get a domestic release of Tournée? I’m crippled by jealousy. However, we do have J’Adore!, which might be the hottest ticket for a Valentine’s date in existence. Feast your eyes on these photos from previous years…

Honey D. Luxe in the mother of modern balloon dances.

Miss Indigo Blue lusts for biscotti

The divine Lily Verlaine

Ben DeLaCreme's take on "Sugartown"

WHAT: The Atomic Bombshells present : J’ADORE! A Burlesque Valentine

WHERE: The Triple Door, 216 Union, Downtown Seattle

WHEN: February 12th and 13th, 7pm(17+) and 10pm(21+). Special Guest Star BEN DELACREME on Feb 13th!

TICKETS: www.thetripledoor.net or call 206-838-4333

PRICE: $22adv/$25dos; SPECIAL LATE NIGHT RATE FOR SUNDAY 10pm SHOW! $15adv/$18dos

~ by angrytruffle on 01/30/2011.

3 Responses to “J’Adore!”

  1. You certainly are creating a fantastic blog. I really enjoy your posts!

  2. Awe…you say such lovely things about us (and me too…blush) 😀
    Thanks for all your support, and see you at the show!

  3. I saw this show last night and it was just super! It’s a slick, satisfying, high quality production!

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