The biggest show of the weekend - THE FIFTH ANNUAL HEBDEN BRIDGE BURLESQUE FESTIVAL GALA is back in it’s original home, Todmorden Hippodrome.
Kiki Deville, antipodean songbird and star of The Voice, makes a welcome return to HBBF to host a show packed with back-to-back headline acts including: Queen of Queerlesque and potty mouthed princess, Rubyyy Jones; internationally-acclaimed chinese pole artist Edd Muir; award-winning, gender bending drag “king of the codpeice”, Rusty Von Chrome; Cece Sinclair, voted in the UK Top 10 Burlesque Performers by readers of 21st Century Burlesque Magazine 2016...
with very special guest .... making a much-anticipated return to Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival, Miss Exotic World 2002, Kitten de Ville! Kitten is credited as one of the originators of the New Burlesque movement . Starting her career in 1994 with The Los Angeles based troupe The Velvet Hammer whose sold out shows were responsable for reviving the Art of Burlesque.
AND - making his only appearance in the UK this year - the performer who Playgirl Magazine called “the sexiest, biggest, most talented star on the male burlesque circuit”, Jett Adore. Jett is the internationally-acclaimed male burlesque artiste who was named the world’s Most Innovative” performer by the Las Vegas Burlesque Hall of Fame. Jett is one third of the multi award-winning Stage Door Johnnies. As a solo artiste he has headlined in some of the largest Burlesque shows and festivals around the world and is flying in from the US to perform exclusively at HBBF 2017.