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Sunday, March 24, 2019


Black Orchid Burlesque presents an authentic burlesque show celebrating the true essence of the art form, the tease, at the Rhumbelow Theatre at Tina’s Hotel in Kloof from April 3 to 7, 2019.

Featuring professional performing artistes from around the country, this show is set to dazzle Durban with something they have never seen before. Immerse yourself in the glitz and glamour of yesteryear as they take you on a journey of tastefully titillating dance acts and glitter galore.

Hosted by South Africa’s Original Dame of Burlesque, Diva Disastar, this show promises bold sensuality with a touch of sophistication and a few good laughs. Showcasing some of Johannesburg and Cape Town’s best of burlesque and boylesque, audiences can expect the unexpected at this breath-taking extravaganza of feathers and fun. Call the babysitter and put on your favourite high heels for a cheeky night of classy adult entertainment you’ll never forget!

Black Orchid Burlesque is the pioneering force behind the introduction of burlesque to a South African audience. Starting in Cape Town in 2007, they strive to promote their art form across the country by educating people about exploring self-expression and body positivity through performance art.

“We are very excited to present the first authentic burlesque showcase of this kind in KZN and look forward to bringing our burly flair to Durban,” says a spokesperson.

Black Orchid Burlesque has performances from April 3 to 7 with shows from Wednesday to Saturday at 20h00 and on Sunday at 14h00. (Venue opens 60 minutes before show for drinks)

(Venue opens 60 minutes before show for drinks)

Tickets R150 (R130 pensioners) and tables seat 6. NO UNDER 18s. (No alcohol or food may be brought on to the premises). Tickets are cash or EFT only. Secure parking is available. Booking is through Computicket or contact Roland (also for large group booking discounts of 20 or more) on 082 499 8636 or email: or visit

Tina’s Hotel is situated at 4 Beryldene Road in Kloof.

(Should you wish to dine before the show at Tina’s, it is recommended that you arrive no later than 90 min before show-time for the restaurant. An a-la-carte menu is available and the Sunday buffet is R135 per head (R110 pensioners). Booking is essential as seating is limited. Payment for restaurant is cash, credit card or zapper. Contact 031 764 7843 or visit Please indicate that you are a theatre booking when making your reservation.)