"There's a vaudevillian burlesque revival occurring deep in the heart of Austin. In the spotlight are the sassy and sexy ladies of the Jigglewatts Burlesque. You can enjoy this bit of classy entertainment every Friday evening at the Gibson Lounge at Maggie Mae's on 6th Street."
21st Century Burlesque Magazine (London) calls them "the most highly-acclaimed burlesque troupe in the world." The Austin-based Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue celebrates the season with their “2013 Holiday Ball,” 10:00 p.m. Fridays, December 6th, 13th and 20th, 2013 at the Gibson Guitar Lounge at Maggie Mae’s, 323 E. 6th in Austin, Texas. Tickets are $20 - $25 Tickets are $20 - $25, available at www.frontgatetickets.com.
The Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue rings in the holidays with a high-energy production featuring a live jazz band in December. Favorite holiday tunes will be experienced in a whole new light as the Jigglewatts tease their way out of their stockings and into your hearts, accompanied by the sultry swing of the Jiggle Jazz Band. The cast includes Ruby Joule, Goldie Candela, Jolie Goodnight, Ruby Lamb, and 2013 winner of the Austin Chronicle Readers’ Poll for “Best Burlesque/Cabaret Performer,” Coco Lectric.
Since 2006, the Austin based Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue has been teasing and thrilling audiences with their re-imaginings of classic burlesque and exciting forays into the art of neo-burlesque. Members of this boutique troupe have headlined at an international level, performing from New Orleans to Las Vegas, New York, Montreal, Toronto, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Featuring classically trained dancers, vocalists and entertainers whose brand of burlesque is upbeat, cheeky, clever, elegant and sexy all at the same time, they invite audiences of both men and women to join in the fun.
With eighteen titles collectively, including Hot Rods & Heels “Troupe of the Year,” Texas Burlesque Fest “Audience Choice Award” and “Best Costume,” New Orleans Burlesque Fest “Queen of Burlesque” and Burlesque Hall of Fame “Most Classic,” this resplendent troupe is the most highly acclaimed in the world.
The Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue is proud to be in an exciting partnership with Maggie Mae's "Gibson Lounge," bringing an ongoing weekly show every Friday night to downtown Austin. Located in the heart of Austin's historic and world-famous 6th Street district, the Gibson Lounge above Maggie Mae's at 6th and Trinity reflects a dream of opulent splendor from a bygone era, with a modern twist. It is the perfect space in which to enjoy The Jigglewatts' sultry and dazzling show! Advance tickets are available via www.frontgatetickets.com, and tickets also available at the door.
We are thrilled to announce our Classic Burlesque and Art of the Striptease workshops, in association with the Austin Academy of Burlesque! Perfect for bachelorette parties, birthday celebrations, or to kick off any girls' night out, we'll teach you the moves, the attitude, and plenty of shimmy shakin' in a fun and lighthearted environment. Just send us an email to get started- right here!