Erotica: Bowled Over By Ben

I love stripping on stage. I have the audience in the palm of my hand and I’m playing with them, slowly teasing them with the power of suggestion: an item of clothing shed here, a flash of skin there, the hint of a curve revealed, a coquettish smile over a bare shoulder – and I

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Comment: Drawing Lines

For most of human history, nobody thought of taking money for sex as a defining activity.  This is not to say that there were no whores, because of course there were; it isn’t called “the world’s oldest profession” for nothing.  But it wasn’t the fact that a woman took money for sex which defined her

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Event: Afterglow Presents…The History Of Burlesque

Afterglow presents… The History of Burlesque An evening of shared experiences for those working in burlesque, and an entertaining way to discover more for all those who love it! Afterglow are bringing together some of the UK’s most prominent burlesque luminaries, established performers and some exciting up-and-comers in one crazy, fast paced and lively evening

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News: Help Fund Hedonistic Fun at the Summer House Weekend

Hosted at a private country house about an hour outside London over August 16th to 18th this year, The Summer House is a marvellously magical experience like no other. It starts a bit like a retreat – workshops, sessions, talks, treatments, games, swimming – and crescendoes into a private house party featuring fabulous performances, music,

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Events: London Burlesque Festival 2013

Now in its 7th Annual Edition, London Burlesque Festival 2013 will be running for 10 sizzling evenings of sultry entertainment 10-19 May, making it the largest international burlesque festival of its kind. With a packed schedule of high profile events, celebrity following and a loyal expanding fan base, London Burlesque Festival showcases the most eclectic and

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Artcore: Kiki Kaboom

Kiki Kaboom is a multiple award-winning cabaret goddess who we’ve long admired at Cliterati. Her comedic timing and glorious voice – plus her hotness – make us melt. So who is Kiki? “A fellow performer – the gorgeous Beatrix von Bourbon – described me very early on in my career as “part sex-kitten, part clown,

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Artcore: Ms Coco De Ville

Coco Deville, is on the way up. As a performer, she’s already conquered the underground with ease and started to attract mainstream attention. Now, she’s producing regular Cabaret! Cabaret! Shows and has a legion of fans. So how did it all start? “I’m a trained performance artist but dance wise, I have just revelled in

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Sexually Cliterate: The Art of Striptease

Striptease has its roots way back in history, with origins as far back as 4BC, when the Sumerian Tablets were created, including depictions of the goddess Inanna who removed an item of clothing at each of the seven gates of the Underworld on her descent into hell. This myth was subsequently revisited in the Bible,

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