We celebrate the New Zealand Burlesque Community with the Golden Garters, recognising the contribution of the growing New Zealand Burlesque Industry through nominated awards. With categories ranging from the cheeky such as Best Derriere, through to the popular voted awards like Favourite Routine and seriously judged categories like the Contribution to the NZ Industry award, the awards are given out at a Brunch as part of the festival’s closing activities.
Ticket price includes cooked breakfast/brunch buffet with tea and coffee. Vegetarian, Dairy and Gluten free options available. No dress code.
The New Zealand Burlesque Festival is a celebration of all things Burlesque, with 3 shows over three nights as well as workshops, expo and an industry awards brunch. It features both local and international performers and this year will include two amazing international headliners. The three shows include tan opening night gala and cocktail event, a battle for burlesque supremacy concluding with the crowning of the King & Queen of Burlesque at The Royal Tease show and the final show, Spectacular Tease, which will feature the event's most extravagant performances.