... Lefty Lucy calls in from New Orleans mere days before she jumps on a plane to helm the Nerdlesque Festival at Coney Island on April 27 and 28th (plus classes on April 19th), 2018. We talk her move to NOLA, what she loves and misses about New York, fandoms, and the practice of putting it all together.
... topics: producing the fest for 4 years and its original foundation, returning to Coney Island, saying yes and saying no to great acts, nerdlesque for every body, the Nerdlesque Festival's variety of fandoms, nerdlesque for non-burlesque fans, gatekeeping, burlesque classes, creating new fandoms for nerdlesque, creating an act, Delight to Delirium (and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man), packing, Marion Crane and Psycho, music choices, the moments in-between, what that character looks like naked, learn to play classical guitar, "walls for me to fling myself against," owning characters and doing things differently, New York seasons, where to find Lefty in New Orleans
... Lefty Lucy is exective producer of the Nerdlesque Festival, producer of NOLA's Burlesque Bingo, Vulvalesque, and a Miss Coney Island -- keep up with her at https://www.facebook.com/LeftyLucyBurlesque/
... Get tickets and learn more about the festival www.TheNerdlesqueFest.com
... shoutouts: Nelson Lugo, Anja Keister, Stella Chu, Dangrrr Doll, Iris Explosion, Magdalena Fox, Heart Crimson, Megan Missle, Bambi the Mermaid, Fancy Feast, Tiger Bay, Jo Jo Stiletto, MasoKiss, Lewd Alfred Douglas, Mary Cyn, the New York School of Burlesque, Sweetpea, Nasty Canasta, Pillow, Liberty Rose, Little Brooklyn
... recorded: 4-19-2018
... intro/outro music: "On A 45" This Way to the Egress (http://www.thiswaytotheegress.com) ... used with permission ... download it at: https://www.amazon.com/This-Delicious-Cabaret-Explicit-Egress/dp/B005D1GROO ...
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