Sun, Feb 18|
Brown Skin Showgirls Burlesque Weekend Day 2
A fundraiser event in collaboration with The Harlem and Havana Project
Time and Location
Feb 18, 2024, 2:00 PM
Metropolitan Studios, 1259 Metropolitan Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316, USA
About the Event
All donations from the Brown Skin Showgirls Weekender events will help raise funds for The Atlanta School of Burlesque: Leslie Cunningham Burlesque Education Scholarship. Donations are welcome at the time of the event, if you would like to make a virtual donation beforehand please put "ASB Donation" in the notes section.
2:00 pm-5:00 pm
2/18 - Day 2
- Brown Skin Showgirls Book Extravaganza: Sizzling Edition! Immerse yourself in an afternoon of allure and artistry with a tantalizing Brown Skin Showgirls book reading and signing event featuring some of the fabulous Brown Skin Showgirl performers from Black Burlesque Atlanta and The Atlanta School of Burlesque!
- JIG SHOW: Unveiling the Legacy of Harlem in Havana: Join us for an eye-opening screening of the documentary film "JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana," a mesmerizing journey into the legacy of Harlem in Havana. The lights dim at 3:00 pm, setting the stage for an immersive cinematic experience that's as enlightening as it is entertaining.
- Meet the Mastermind: Post-Screening Q&A with the Filmmaker: Stick around after the film for an exclusive Q&A session with Leslie Cunningham, the brilliant mind behind the documentary. Get ready to delve into the behind-the-scenes magic, stories untold, and the intricate details that bring this captivating history to life. It's not just a conversation; it's an opportunity to connect with the filmmaker on a whole new level!
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
The Grand Finale: After Party Extravaganza! Don’t let the night end just yet – join us for the ultimate celebration at the After Party hosted by The Atlanta School of Burlesque! The party doesn’t start until you walk in! With classic music setting the tone, hit the dance floor, let loose and mingle with fellow partygoers and the showgirls. It’s not just an ending but a continuation of the unforgettable Brown Skin Showgirls saga. Embrace the theme by wearing your best 1930s 40s, and 50s-inspired showgirl outfits. Think glamorous and accessories that reflect the fashion of that time!