The Kootenay Burlesque Festival is proud to call Nelson, BC home. Nestled in the majestic Selkirk Mountains this beautiful lake town has a thriving and vibrant performing arts community and is considered one of the top 10 Charming Towns in Canada to visit.
There are beautiful beaches for sunbathing on, tons of secret swimming spots and Ainsworth Hot Springs is nearby for soaking aching muscles. Come join us for a week end of fun and everything else under the sun at the 2020 Kootenay Burlesque Festival!
The Capitol Theatre is the perfect venue to host the 2020 Kootenay Burlesque Festival. This quaint little theatre has a distinct vintage feel to it with it's plush velvet curtains, retro red seats and Romeo & Juliet style balconies. This venue is licensed and offers a small selection of wine & spirits along with handmade artisan chocolates
The Capitol Theatre
421 Victoria St. Nelson, BC
Vesper Valentine was born into the showgirl world of Glamour & Glitter in 2015. Part sultry, part sass, this voluptuous vixen has been teasing audiences ever since! No stranger to the stage this travelling showgirl has graced stages at numerous festivals and shows across North America including Denver, Savannah, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Victoria, Virginia, Nelson & Quesnel. This seductive show pony is also a powerhouse producer who enjoys building community by providing paid performance opportunities for artists, she is the producer of the Kootenay Burlesque Festival as well as the Naked Girls Reading Nelson Chapter and she is absolutely thrilled to be the Regional Canadian producer for Burlypicks 2020. She is elated to to be producing the 3rd annual Kootenay Burlesque Festival and is looking forward to seeing you all then!