February 28, 2013 · 9:00 PM
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~~ Live Burlesque! “Spanking the Lower East Side” with
Asian Sexsation, Calamity Chang ~~
Calamity Chang is one of the busiest burlesque performer and producer in NYC with 2 longstanding weekly shows and 2 monthly shows. Time Out NY calls her the "tattooed vixen of the downtown striptease scene" and Broadway World calls her "willowy elegance". Calamity has performed for Brooke Shields and the cast of The Addams Family, Corey Miller of LA Ink, Moby's metal band Diamond Snake, and she has appeared in several reality TV shows such as "Oddities" (Science Channel) and "My Big Redneck Vacation" (Country Music Television). Besides seeing Calamity on stage covered with rhinestones and lush feathers stripteasing to vintage Asian music and classics, you can also see her in the breakout NC-17 film of 2011 "Shame" by Steve McQueen starring Michael Fassbender. This Asian Sexsation is sweeping' the nation !
- Show Starts : 9:45 pm (Meet at 9pm for drinks and mingling)
- Venue : Nurse Bettie, 106 Norfolk Street, NY, NY 10002.
- Admission : FREE
- $4 well cocktails/draughts from 6PM-10PM on Tues-Thurs
- Age 21 + (please bring your ID)
The ’50s-pinup–inspired venue Nurse Bettie (named for Bettie Page, one of the 20th century's premier hotsy-totsies) is a natural setting for burlesque performers. This weekly get-together is produced by "Asian sexsation" Calamity Chang, and usually includes six or seven acts, as well as preshow go-go dancers. Prepare to get up close and personal in the small, intimate bar space.