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DIY BurlesKoala 2020 goes online

By November 17, 2020 November 24th, 2020 No Comments

Hello Koalas!

Turns out a pandemic can’t stop the, 2020 DIY BurlesKoalas. Our competitors have been using Lockdown to their advantage. They have been toiling away, using their creative juices to create truly unique acts to entertain!

While we have been waiting to see how restrictions around the country would change, it became apparent that an in person show would be near impossible. However, we have a cunning DIY idea to bring our show to life!

We will be hosting shows, live and in person shows, in multiple locations to give our DIY BurlesKoalas the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience. THEN, each performance, having been recorded, will feature in our online show where the judges will choose a winner!

Where can you catch your local DIY BurlesKoalas live this December?

We have 5 shows featuring our DIYers where you can cheer them on:

VIC Showcase – Sat 5 December DIY BurlesKoala VIC Showcase @ The Wonderground, Melbourne: Tickets on sale now

VIC via NZ – Sat 5 December as part of Have a Very Merry Cabburlesque, Wellington NZ: Tickets available now

NSW/ ACT Showcase – Fri 11 December DIY BurlesKoala ACT/NSW Showcase @ The Red Rattler, Sydney: Tickets on sale now

QLD Showcase – Fri 11 December as part of The Consortium ft. DIY BurlesKoala@ The Sideshow Brisbane: Tickets available now

TAS Showcase – Sat 12 December as part of Devils Burlesque Academy Show @Phoenix Launceston, Launceston: Tickets on sale now

Online DIY shows!

Flashback DIY BurlesKoala 2019 Show – Wednesday 2 December: See last year’s show in an online format ahead of this year’s finale. Book your online streaming ticket.

DIY BurlesKoala Online Competition Show – Wednesday 16 December will see the culmination of all the competitors hard work in our live stream where our judges will score each performance and the next Great DIY BurlesKoala 2020, Runner Up, and our Inaugural DIY BurlesKoala Duo Winners will all be announce live online!

Who is competing?

With the impacts of COVID, restrictions, and life, we have had some competitors unable to continue in 2020. They will be invited back in 2021 to compete. We also had one of our competitors return to New Zealand, however we managed to find them a show to perform at ahead of the competition show!

So, let’s meet your competitors.

DIY BurlesKoala Solo Competitors

Cherry Charleston – VIC

Stella Del Lure – VIC

Valentina – VIC (via NZ)

Ophelia Novack – QLD

Lydia Grim – QLD

Vermillion Rose – TAS

Emmeline Spankhurts – NSW

Onya Bones – NSW

Miss Jossofine – NSW

Jupiter Reyne – ACT

Lizzy Van Der Kray – ACT

DIY BurlesKoala Duo Competitors

Karla Kartel & Jupiter Reyne – ACT

Scarlet Tinkabelle & Rosetta Sterling – QLD

Groovy Luscious & LouLou Frotage – TAS

 

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