Berlin and Burlesque go way back. The performative art mixes striptease, comedy, dance and glamour. It started in the 17th century and was very popular in Berlin in the Weimar 1920s. But Berlin’s neo burlesque scene is thriving and loved by many worldwide. So if you’re looking to spice things up, go for the best Burlesque Berlin has to offer. Follow along and expect the unexpected!
Berlin Burlesque Festival
The annual Berlin Burlesque Festival is a Burlesque extravaganza that attracts the best of Burlesque performers from around the world. So be sure to catch some spectacular Burlesque shows and parties if you’re in Berlin.
Berlin Burlesque Festival website
Prinzipal is certainly famous for their wild, weird and wonderful Burlesque shows and homemade infused cocktails. It’s 1920s interior has a really nice vibe. So you’ll have the best night surrounded by world-class performers at Prinzipal in Kreuzberg.
Oranienstrasse 178, Kreuzberg
Prinzipal opening hours:
Wednesday – Sunday 20.00 – 02.00
Friday: 20.00 – 03.00
Sunday is the perfect day for glamour. So gather all fans of glitter corsets and feathers for a night of Berlin Burlesque at its best. On Sunday nights, Primitiv bar in Friedrichhain opens her doors to a daring and decadent scene of Burlesque shows.
Primitiv Bar location
Simon Dach Str. 28, Friedrichshain
Berlin Burlesque Academy
So you want to feel like a Burlesque star yourself? Then enter the world of seduction, glamour and show. Learn to create your own show at the Berlin Burlesque Academy. Courses are taught by experienced world-class Burlesque performers in a pretty Berlin Burlesque studio in Prenzlauer Berg. Champagne included!
Berlin Burlesque Academy location
Greifenhagener Straße 64