They are not exploiting the female body — they are exploring its all-encompassing power. I hate the way artsy folk justify something like stripping because they do it ironically. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. However Dita Von Teese does it, a naked lady is still a naked lady The burlesque trend puts an artsy veneer on what is nevertheless just women taking their clothes off, says Bryony Gordon. I appreciate that burlesque does at least celebrate women of every shape and size, as opposed to ones with fake breasts, fake tans and fake nails.
Esperanza. Age: 25.
There is an international festival every year in London, and classes all over the country.
Malia. Age: 26.
However Dita Von Teese does it, a naked lady is still a naked lady
Unfortunately for them, the prudes at Camden council disagree. We are going to an evening of burlesque entertainment. They are not exploiting the female body — they are exploring its all-encompassing power. Burlesque is everywhere nowadays.