Velvet's been feeling nostalgic lately, so she brought back the Showgirl Shaman herself, Kellita Maloof, to dive further into the Showgirl Awakening framework and catch up on all of Kellita's happenings since episode 17!
Millie Dollar pops back on the mic with Velvet to dive deep into her new business, Millie Dollar Beauty, serving up fabulous, sparkly, biodegradable, eco-friendly glitter for all! We catch up on her life, starting the business, and why it matters.
TWO YEARS, PEOPLE!! TWO YEARS! Time flies when you're having fun... Velvet takes a look back over the last two years of podcasting, plus reports on what it's like to have a Sybian visiting for two weeks! (And gives about fifteen million shout-outs. Yay!)
The Pocket-Sized Pinup herself, Rosey La Rouge, joins Velvet on this episode of the podcast Burlesque Stripped Down! The gals chat all about Rosey's Pastie Project, plus her current project of documenting the entire history of burlesque costumes, the secret of life, therapy, DIY costuming, and more.
The Fox herself joins Velvet on this episode of Burlesque Stripped Down, and the ladies chat about the Twin Titties burly scene, homogenization and saturation in the industry, bio queens, and a tangent on the new Wonder Woman movie! Not to mention, of course, lots of laughs.
Ooooh you know how Velvet loves to geek out about productivity & apps & entrepreneurial strategies! This week's podcast episode goes deep into 6 steps you can take TODAY to supercharge your productivity and efficiency as a creative artist. #BetterBurly!
In Part 2 of her interview with Velvet, Fifi La Roux dives into the current state of Irish burlesque, queminism, vegetarian burps, an Irish boylesque call, & more! Plus, stick around til the VERY end to hear Velvet butcher some Irish Gaelic words!
(Part 1 of a two-part interview) Fifi La Roux joins Velvet to chat about her journey from performance/circus artist to burlesquer, plus finding the joy in failure & celebrating your wins! Join us next week for talk on the Irish burlesque scene and mor
After an AMAZING few months of interviews & exploration about the intersection of burlesque and sexuality, the Season O'Sex wraps up in this finale episode. Velvet digs into her biggest SO'S takeaways, plus recaps Dita's live show & introduces the BSD Posse!
This week on the Burlesque Stripped Down podcast, Velvet O'Claire is joined by two honest-to-goodness movie makers! Zora Von Pavonine and Jon Manning chat with Velvet about filmmaking, representation on stage and screen, and defining burlesque.
As the Season O'Sex winds down, Vancouver's Miss Dee Twenty joins Velvet for a chat all about nerdy names, fundraising for intersectional feminist charities, friend crushes, balancing burly life with muggle life, half & half acts, victory burgers, & more!
She's a DOCTOR, folks, you have to listen to her!! Dr. Liz Powell joins Velvet on this week's episode of the Season O'Sex on Burlesque Stripped Down, and the gals chat everything from solo poly to sex as empowered activism to AUTHENTIC dirty talk - & more!
We're rocking & rolling in the Season O'Sex with this week's guest, Sinclair Sexsmith! Sinclair joins Velvet for a deep dive into being a seeker, authority exchange relationships, health as a spiritual practice, & getting back in touch with one's body!
The Glamazon herself, Tyomi Morgan, joins Velvet on the Season O'Sex to chat #tittytuesdays and social media, bridging the gap between being a personal sexual being and an artistic sexual being, and gratitude through movement and sexual energy.
Burlesque Stripped Down's Season O'Sex continues with a chat about the Trans Student Educational Resources' Gender Unicorn!! Be sure to check out the show notes page for example Unicorns and to submit yours for the BSD Gender Celebration Gallery!
Sexuality empowerment mentor and professional cuddler Shayla D. Tumbling joins Velvet to chat about healing from generational cultural trauma, balancing masculine and feminine energies, and her cuddling business!
Continuing the Season O'Sex on Burlesque Stripped Down, Virginia Dare Me joins Velvet to talk about her journey in recovery and discovery through her music and burlesque careers. Plus, the importance of both communication and booty-shaking!
Andre Shakti joins Velvet to discuss the fight against Proposition 60, a California measure that has the potential to do a tremendous amount of damage to the porn industry in CA, put thousands of workers out of a job, & set a dangerous precedent. #NoProp60
Weeeee Burlesque Stripped Down is ONE YEAR OLD!! Happy birthday to us, happy birthday to us! Velvet celebrates by sharing her 9 biggest lessons learned over the last year and her 6 major BSD goals for the next 365 days.