with The Schlep Sisters, Minnie Tonka, Darlinda Just Darlinda, Little Brooklyn, Cassandra Rosebeetle, Dangrrr Doll, Jonny Porkpie, Bastard Keith, Fancy Feast & Zoe Ziegfeld
Thu December 5th, 2013
Minimum Age: 18+
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Show Time: 7:00PM
Event Ticket: $20/$30
Day of Show: $25/$35
free for members
Drop that dreidel and hold on to your latkes! The Schlep Sisters are heating up the holidays with Hanukkah’s Hottest Hebrew Hotties at THE 7th ANNUAL MENORAH HORAH! Celebrate eight dreidel-spinning nights of Hanukkah in one special evening of music, laughs, latkes and burlesque. The world-class Schlep Sisters – Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda – are joined by premier burlesque stars Little Brooklyn, Jonny Porkpie, Dangrrr Doll, Bastard Keith, Cassandra Rosebeetle, Fancy Feast, and Zoe Ziegfeld! DJ Momotaro will make you shake your moneymaker, while host Sherry Vine will keep you laughing until your candles burn out. All that fun, for just a little gelt.
Whether you’re a yeshiva bocher, an honorary Jew, or a bacon-loving while heeb, THE 7th ANNUAL MENORAH HORAH will titillate and inspire your holiday spirit.
Hosted By Sherry Vine
The Schlep Sisters
Darlinda Just Darlinda
GA Tickets: $20 adv, $25 at the door
VIP Tickets: $30 adv, $35 at the door
TABLE SEATING POLICY
Table seating for all seated shows is reserved exclusively for ticket holders who purchase “Table Seating” tickets. By purchasing a “Table Seating” ticket you agree to also purchase a minimum of two food and/or beverage items per person. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.
A standing room area is available by the bar for all guests who purchase “Standing Room” tickets. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.
All tickets sales are final. No refund or credits.
The 7th Annual Menorah Horah
The Schlep Sisters
The Schlep Sisters are burlesque performers of the Jewish persuasion! Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda are long lost sisters who found each other while tracing the roots of Yiddish Theater and Vaudeville on the Lower East Side. Inspired by Manischewitz, The Barry Sisters, and Rock n’ Roll these ladies can cut a rug! The Schlep Sisters have been livin’ it up on stage together and captivating audiences across North America since 2004 — from the New York, Toronto, and Dallas Burlesque Festivals to the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas and the Key West Burlesque Holiday Extravaganza – to a month-long Australian Tour! The Schlep Sisters were both voted into the Top 50 International Burlesque Industry Figures of 2012 and are founding members and co-producers of Dangerous Curves Ahead: Burlesque on the Go-Go!, the USA’s Premier National Touring Burlesque Troupe! These sassy sisters have so much love they schlep it all over the world!
International burlesque star Minnie Tonka hails from the Land of 10,000 Lakes – that’s Minnesota – but is based in New York City. Known as the One Woman Riot, Minnie’s theatrical, inventive, and flirtatious striptease has been dazzling audiences across the globe since 2004. Minnie is a multiple-time New York Burlesque Festival Golden Pastie Award Winner and was voted #23 in the Top International Burlesque Industry Figures of 2012. She’s the co-founder of Kosher ChiXXX Jewish Burlesque Revue, produces the annual Menorah Horah Hanukkah burlesque show, The Burning Bush VS. The Second Coming, and she produced and starred in Dangerous Curves Ahead: Burlesque on the Go-Go, the USA’s premier national touring burlesque troupe, and more. A solo performer who can be seen every night on stages across New York City, Minnie Tonka also performs as one half of The Schlep Sisters – the internationally acclaimed duo competed at the ‘09 and ‘11 Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas for “Best Group!” Minnie’s lusty hilarity has graced the stages of the Burlesque Hall of Fame as a Best Debut Contender 2011 and in the Movers, Shakers, & Innovators Showcase 2012, Reigning Queen of Burlesque in 2013, The New York Burlesque Festival, Toronto Burlesque Festival, Vancouver International Burlesque Festival, Show-Me Burlesque Festival, Midwest Burlesk Festival, Tease-O-Rama, and the Key West Burlesque Holiday Extravaganza. Minnie was a Featured Performer at the 2013 Minneapolis Burlesque Festival and in 2012, Miss Tonka was a Headliner at Girlesque 7 in Toronto and at the 4th Annual Dallas Burlesque Festival. Minnie is a sought after burlesque performer and teacher and has toured the world, performing to packed houses in Australia, Italy, Finland, England, Sweden, Germany, and across North America.
Minnie Tonka Official Site.
Minnie Tonka on Twitter
Darlinda Just Darlinda
Darlinda Just Darlinda official site | Darlinda Just Darlinda on Twitter | Darlinda Just Darlinda on Facebook
The Village Voice calls DARLINDA JUST DARLINDA a “Mastermind of Bizarre Extravaganza” and she has been working as a Burlesque Performer and Producer locally (NYC) and internationally since 2003. Darlinda is one half of the Burlesque duo The Schlep Sisters, co producing such shows as Menorah Horah and The Burning Bush vs. The Second Coming. Darlinda is also a proud co-producer of the monthly Bushwick Burlesque. She’s also performed Off Broadway and on television; Darlinda performed with Taylor Mac in The Lily’s Revenge(Obie) and The 29th Annual Roots of American Music Festival at Lincoln Center. She can be found on television, in HBO’s Boardwalk Empire. She’s lectured for Yale’s infamous Sex Week. She’s crossed over into performance art with her year long “life as art” projects Year in Dance and Year in Rainbow. Darlinda is a current faculty member at the New York School of Burlesque and BurlyCon and also teaches internationally. The Sundance Channel made Darlinda a “Top 10 Badass Burlesque Babe,” she was voted in the Top 50 International Burlesque Industry Figures of 2011 and 2012! Darlinda is the recipient of the Golden Pastie Award for The Most Innovative and Creative and The Brooklyn Nightlife Award Winner for Best Burlesque Dancer! USA Today says “It’s hard to top Darlinda.”
Sweet as an egg cream, thrilling as the Cyclone, and built like the Brooklyn Bridge.
Co-producer of NYCs infamous and long running Starshine Burlesque, Little Brooklyn can also be seen as a guest star at This is Burlesque at Corio, as well as popular New York venues such a The Slipper Room, Le Scandal, Public Assembly, Pinchbottom Burlesque and exotic shows including Sideshows by the Sea Shore at Coney Island, the New York Burlesque Festival, Tease-O-Rama, and Miss Exotic World – where she took home the title of first runner up in 2007.
Recent travels include headlining the 2009 Helsinki Burlesque festival in Finaland, flying to Stockholm to join The Hootchy Kootchy Club at Sodra Teatern, teaming up with the cast at the pink door and the Heavens both in Seattle, touring Vancouver with Chaz Royal, and popping over to Connecticut to perform in New Haven’s first burlesque show.
Proud recipient of not one… but a trio of highly coveted golden pasties from the New York Burlesque Festival.
Her acts mix classic tease with a slapstick sense of humor that really puts the “Gee-whiz!” back in G-string! Little Brooklyn: a Coney Island RedHot!
Little Brooklyn Official Site
Little Brooklyn on Facebook
Cassandra Rosebeetle has been performing her entire life, starting with a 15 year career as a competitive ice skater. She has been performing as a principal member of Desert Sin Dance Company since 2001, and has toured with them throughout the US and Europe. She has an extensive background performing as a belly dancer for theater shows, restaurants, hookah lounges, private events and corporate parties. Since 2009 she has been a member of Brooklyn-based Lady Circus, bringing her skills as a glass-walker. She also performs the sideshow act of glass-walking for events all over NYC, combining this circus piece with burlesque and dance. She was an original cast member of Queen of the Night at the Diamond Horseshoe Theater at the Paramount Hotel, NYC, as an interactive performance artist. For the winter season 2014 she performed as the ice skater Celestina in Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin’s window display at Barney’s, NY. Her ice skating burlesque act premiered at The Burlesque Show at Borgata, Atlantic City for the 2014 Holiday Show. Her burlesque acts can been seen most nights of the week in NYC and Brooklyn venues, combining her dance training with her theatricality and love of entertaining.
The Twisted Beauty of New York City, Dangrrr Doll is a multi-award winning performance artist and producer known for her stunning costumes and unique interpretation of burlesque. Hailed as “high concept” and “defiantly weird” by Burlesque Beat, Dangrrr brings classic beauty combined with pop culture savvy and a dose of heavy metal to the stage. A professional costumer by day, this globetrotting bombshell is the producer of RAWR! Burlesque and the brains behind NYCC’s official burlesque show. Dangrrr was listed at #34 in the Top 50 burlesque industry figures of 2014.
Dangrrr Doll official site
Dangrrr Doll on facebook
Dangrrr Doll on twitter
Jonny Porkpie: The Burlesque Mayor of New York City, 2013 candidate for “actual” mayor of NYC, creator of Pinchbottom Burlesque, the “Best Burlesque” in NY (New York Magazine, The Village Voice) which ran for four months off-Broadway with Pretençión: un cirque de burlesque, un burlesque de cirque. Also the creator of Dead Sexy, international bump and grind gameshow Grab My Junk, author of The Corpse Wore Pasties, burlesque performer, teacher, and host, and all-around fool.
Jonny Porkpie Official Site
Jonny Porkpie on Twitter
Jonny Porkpie on Facebook
Bastard Keith is a burlesque MC, singer, writer and gadabout. He is the inventor of “Burletiquette.” With his partner Madame Rosebud he founded The Sophisticates, the only burlesque show to be thrown out of the Plaza Hotel for indecency. He hosted Revealed Burlesque for its entire run, and MCs frequently for The Floating Kabarette at Galapagos Arts Space, The Rhinestone Follies, Pink Room Burlesque, D20 Burlesque, The Slipper Room, Wasabassco Burlesque, Burlesque Nouveau, Le Scandal Cabaret, and many others.
Bastard Keith Official Site
Bastard Keith on Twitter
Bastard Keith on Facebook