Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

June 18, 2013

White Rabbit to showcase burlesque show


CNHI

— Celebrated performer Donna Touch will bring her Chicago burlesque showcase, “Original Tease,” June 22 to the White Rabbit Cabaret.

Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 10 p.m. Tickets are available before the day of the show online at BrownPaperTickets.com/event/377704 for $15, and if still available, tickets will be $18 at the door. Those who purchase by June 12 will receive a free entry into a Panty Prize Raffle. The audience will enjoy two hours of entertainment, featuring kick-lines, burlesque, singers, comedy, and more.  

Touch was recently second runner-up in the Southern Fried Burlesque Festival Queen Competition in Atlanta, has competed in the Viva Las Vegas burlesque competition, and has appeared in festivals across North America, including: the Carolina Burlesque Festival, Windy City Burlesque Fest, Reno Rockabilly Riot, Montreal Burlesque Festival, New Orleans Burlesque Festival, and New York Burlesque Festival. She has also organized the burlesque portion of the Indy Road Rocket Rumble for the past five years, as she will for this year’s event, June 20-22. 

“It’s always an absolute treat to get to perform in Indianapolis and I’m very excited to bring our Chicago show to the White Rabbit Cabaret this year,” said Touch. “It’s a festival-quality showcase and combining the talent of our cast with that of the local gals is sure to bring the house down.” 

The Chicago cast includes: Adam Burke, Deja Sue, Donna Touch, Eva LaFeva, Ramona Mourir, Ray Ray Sunshine, Siren Jinx, and Vivi Valens. Joining from Bloomington: Tessa von Twinkle. Joining from Indianapolis: Brigitte Petite, Frenchy LaRouge, and Patsy Blue Ribbon.