Definition of 'burlesque'
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THERE is no slowing down for the glam American burlesque dancer as she heads through her fifth decade. The Sun (2016)She's gone to a few burlesque clubs and had a tattoo done. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He's a former burlesque dancer and teacher of wilderness survival. The Sun (2012)Did you know the burlesque dancer 's also a designer these days? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Being a burlesque dancer wasn't as glamorous as folk singing suddenly is. The Sun (2012)The 34-year-old designs her own swimwear and last year made her debut in a cheeky burlesque show. The Sun (2014)Here we go, another burlesque show. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She claims now to work as a choreographer for a burlesque dance troupe, having left stripping behind. The Sun (2013)I did a burlesque show back home. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Being a great burlesque performer is about showing your body in the most beautiful way - and ballet teaches you that. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The church is not grand opera; it's often burlesque theatre. Christianity Today (2000)It isn't as if any of the younger royals haven't been to a burlesque show before. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The interior of her home is exactly what you'd expect from the world's most famous burlesque star. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More tease than strip, the film showcases fantastic costumes and the warmth and fun of real-life burlesque artists. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They draw back their bows once more and hope to find love - and a dream holiday - for a personal trainer and a burlesque dancer. The Sun (2013)There are currently more than 50 burlesque shows a week across the country, but an increasing number of burlesque classes have also sprung up in recent years. The Sun (2012)
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