Saturday, December 16th
Doors: 6PM | Show: 7PM
GA: $30 | Doors: $35 | VIP Front Row Table: $160 | VIP High Top Tables: $160
19 + | ID Required
Es muy picosito! Escape the winter chills, and let us make you sizzle. Join us for an evening of HOT HOT HOT burlesque. It will be a Slow burn, and oh so sensual night. Featuring some of the spiciest performers around, you’ll be burning with desire. cuidado! they’ll be too hot to handle!
Line up TBC 🌶️🥵💋
VIP tables are $160. VIP tables are cocktail tables located in the front row and High top tables with bar stools, with seating for 4. Includes goodie bags with petite prizes from our sponsors, snacks and reserved seating. One complimentary alcoholic or non alcoholic beverage per person.
BIPOC USE DISCOUNT CODE: “BIPOC12” at checkout!
Each show we have two tickets offered to members of our BIPOC community who are facing financial barriers at NO CHARGE. If you would like these tickets, please reach out to Hazel Nuez at email@example.com and we will have the tickets for you, under your name on show day, at the door.
We will be having a 😈RAFFLE😈 raffle tickets will be on sale during doors and intermission, CASH ONLY. Proceeds from the raffle will go to Surrounded by cedar family services. https://surroundedbycedar.com/
During the evening we will also have a 💦TIP NUMBER💦 where audience members are encouraged to tip with CASH or electronically with our paypal QR code. The assigned kitten for the evening will purr and pounce through the audience with a jug, collecting those sweet reparations. Tips go directly to our performers.
What is burlesque? Check out this video below!
Beginning Burlesque | What to Expect as an Audience
Our vision: To create a space where BIPOC can share and create art. A space created for BIPOC by BIPOC. We are dedicated to showing and representing our BIPOC community. We hope to encourage more BIPOC to perform and create art. You belong here and we want you here! We welcome people of all backgrounds to attend this event, but if you are attending as a non-BIPOC human, you are an invited guest and you must respect the space that is Melanin Magic. We aim to create a welcoming space for people of all inter-sectional communities including but not limited to BIPOC and LGBTQ2S+.
By attending this show and purchasing a ticket you are agreeing to our code of conduct: This is a space where we want trans, queer, BIPOC folks, sex workers, to feel safe and let their guard down and be entertained. That means (trans) misogyny, racism ( include colourism and anti blackness), homophobia, ableism, and bigotry of any kind will NOT be tolerated here, CONSENT is mandatory. Please be mindful of the accessibility needs of others in this space. Please be kind to yourself and those around you. If you feel unsafe at anytime please reach out to our Diosa Ambassador, VEC staff member, or Hazel nuez.
For questions on refunds, accessibility and more please visit our FAQ page: https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/about/faq/
≫ Land Acknowledgement ≪
We would like to respectfully acknowledge that the territory on which this event takes place is on the traditional, stolen, unceded land of the Lekwungen and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples. We acknowledge the rich cultural history of the many peoples and rituals that have been affected by the ongoing process of dispossession and colonialism. We hold this understanding in our interactions and engagements with this land and its people.
≫ Code of Conduct ≪
At the VEC there is zero tolerance for any type of racist, sexist, ableist, fatphobic, transphobic or homophobic behaviour. By purchasing a ticket and attending an event, you agree to conduct yourself with the utmost respect for everyone at the venue. In the event that you do not, you may be asked to leave without a refund. Respect, as well as, consent are of utmost importance. Those who touch or photograph anyone without their permission will be removed and may be banned from future events at our venue. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
≫ Refunds ≪
We do not offer refunds on tickets. If you need to sell your tickets, the best way is to reach out to your social circles or post in the Facebook event discussion.
If you would like to transfer the ownership of your ticket to another person, you can do so from your Universe account. See more on how to do this here.
≫ Accessibility ≪
The VEC’s full accessibility report and elevator instructions can be viewed here: https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/attendees/accessibility/
Accessibility at the VEC is an ongoing project, and we continue to work to make the space more accessible to all kinds of folks. There are also a lot of different barriers to accessibility that have been identified, that we continue to work on. As part of this process, we ask guests: If you are able to do so, use the Broad Street stair entrance and mulit-user washroom. There is only one accessible entrance and washroom, help make sure those who need it can use it. Do not move tables or chairs without venue permission. Keep aisles clear at all times and please return your glassware to the bar.
≫ Substance Use Policy ≪
As per our liquor license we have a zero tolerance policy for outside alcohol in our venue. Bag checks can be performed by security and outside alcohol will be confiscated. There is no smoking or vaping allowed inside the venue. We may refuse liquor service at any time, But commit to practices that are non-judgemental of intoxication, regardless of its form, cause, or base substance and we will treat everyone with dignity and respect. We may, in some situations, have to ask intoxicated people to leave our venue due to circumstances that put the safety of others at risk. We will not do this lightly, or without significant reason. If you require assistance at anytime please come to a staff member for support. See our full policy here: https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/about/transparency/