Peek-a-Boo Revue's Lulu Lollipop.

The Big Reveal in the Virtual Age: Philly’s Peek-a-Boo Revue goes Zoom

Peek-a-Boo Revueis set to host its first-ever web-bash with the brand new, pay what you can, burlesque of CYBER SNAX.

Since its start in 1998, wowing audiences with their mixed brand of neo-burlesque, vaudeville and bawdy cabaret – traditional and future-forward – Philly’s Peek-A-Boo Revue has been one step ahead of the game. Whether you look at their evolution-revolution from the days of The 5 Spot in Old City, up through its present-day of educational programs (you can still take virtual classes at the Philadelphia Burlesque Academy via Facebook and Instagram), international competitions and offshoots such as the Star Trek/Star Wars/Dr. Who-themed musical ensemble, The Roddenberries, the Peek-A-Boo Revie has always boldly gone where no man, woman, or burlesque troupe has before. 

The Ladies of the Peek-A-Boo Revue.

Lulu Lollipop, the director, manager, booking agent, costume designer, chorus girl, and, absolutely den mother of the Peek-a-Boo Revue, which often appears at World Cafe Live (when it’s open, pre-and-post COVID-19), once told me “We still have followers that have been with us since the glory days of the Five Spot,” the Old City home to Peek-a-Boo that burned in 2007, “but now there’s a new group who has come to love us.”

Will Peek-a-Boo’s following, new and old, follow them into the netherworld of the internet? They’ll find out tonight, Friday, May 29 at 8 pm, as the troupe hosts its first-ever web-bash with the brand new, pay what you can, burlesque of CYBER SNAX

CYBER SNAX makes its debut on Friday 29th, at 8 pm.

“Our virtual Vaudevillians can’t wait to shimmy off their sparkly wrappers and shake their giga-bits tonight,” writes Sweet Muff Johnson and Salty Count Scotchula of CYBER SNAX and its live, interactive, after-party where viewers can compete for three audience prizes: MOST GLAMOROUS, FUNNIEST QUARANTINE LOOK and BEST BACKGROUND. You can tip on Venmo, request tassel twirls, and more.

Being quarantined just got a little bit bawdier.


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