The International Queerlesque Festival – Betty Fvck presents
Betty Fvck Presents
The First International Queerlesque Festival in Helsinki
Following the huge success of the Extravaganza Queer Gala during Helsinki Pride Week 2020, Betty Fvck honorably presents The First International Queerlesque Festival in Helsinki. This is our biggest and most spectacular Queerlesque Festival featuring several international headliners and local Burlesque Drag superstars. The festival has two different shows at 17:00 and 20:30 on the same date, 20% discount for buyers of two shows.
Betty warmly welcome to the spectacular Queer World of Drag, Burlesque and Circus art in the heart of Helsinki at Savoy teatteri. In our festival, you will see the most mesmerizing and breathe-taking performances from all around the world. The headliner of the festival is Hungry, voted by several media as the most AMAZING drag artist in the world; they have collaborated with Björk and guest judged at RuPaul’s Drag Race show. Beside Hungry, there are 20 other headliners and featuring artists scheduled to perform in the festival.
Best costume prize for audience: A chance to win prizes for the most Queer and Extravaganza outfits or masks.
Duration about 2,5 h, including intermission
Age limit: K18 (R-rated).
The festival is supported by Helsinki City.
About Betty Fvck’s Queerlesque
Betty Fvck’s Queerlesque represents Diversity, Boldness and Queer. Welcome to the Queer World of Burlesque, Boylesque, Draglesque, Circus and much more. The Queerlesque Show provides a safe space for diverse queer art and culture in Helsinki. We are fighting against homophobia, transphobia and racism in art and society.
About Betty Fvck
Betty Fvck is an award-winning drag artist based in Helsinki and the producer of Betty Fvck's Queerlesque . They have performed in 12 countries and appeared in over 50 editorials and TV programmes in the last 4 years. They aspire to bring the art and joy of Queerlesque to the world and to inspire people the beauty of gender-bending art. They are a voice of POC (people of color) and a change-agent for liberation in terms of gender and body positivity.
Sat 15.5.2021 at 17.00
Kasarmikatu 46-48, Helsinki
Due to corona virus situation, The International Queerlesque Festival -event was rescheduled from December 5th 2020 to Sat January 23rd 2021, and now again to 15.5.2021.
The tickets that have already been purchased will be valid for the new event date as they are.