This is a past event!

Friday, January 22nd

6th Annual Shimmy Showdown Burlesque Revue


Van Ella presents...


Ladies and Gentlemen!
The Showdown is back!!!
VanElla Productions is proud to present:
The 6th Annual Shimmy Showdown!
Tickets on sale now!

On January 22nd, 2720 Cherokee will be pulsing with excitement as we watch some of the most fabulous, glamorous, and talented women take the stage, ready for combat.
12 Competitors
1 Night
1 Shimmy Shaker will reign supreme!

This hilarious, improv, “death match” style competition will be a night of unforgettable entertainment!

This year features even more incredible world class competitors from across the nation, making the competition even more intense, varied, exciting and completely unpredictable!

Starring: your competitors:

Ad̬le Wolf РOklahoma City
Annie Cherry – Kansas City
Auralie Wilde – NYC
Cher D. Blame – Kansas City
Eva Mae Garnet – San Diego
Fiona Flame – St. Louis
Lilly Rascal – Chicago
Lola Couquette – Phoenix
May Hemmer – New Orleans
Shazza Dazzla – Shreveport/STL
ShelBelle ShamRock – Dallas
Tanis Lee – STL

Hosted by Lola van Ella!

Featuring super special guests!

With a glorious step down performance from 2015 Shimmy Showdown Champion, Greta Garter!

Plus: Celebrity Judges TBA!

And more surprises in store!

Music by DJ Monsieur Gaston!

And save the date! In addition to the Showdown, there will also be an All Star show featuring all of our wonderful national stars on Saturday, the 24th right back at 2720 Cherokee AND a super sexy after party that only Van Ella Productions could throw!

2720 Cherokee
January 22nd
Doors 8:00, Show 9:00
Tickets are $15 or $30 for both the Shimmy Showdown and the Night of Stars! (General admission only) Just use the discount code you’ll receive after purchasing your tickets to receive a discount to purchase tickets for the other show.
Tickets for Burlesque! Night of Stars! Here:

The Shimmy Showdown is presented to you by Van Ella Productions, a company known for its high class stage spectacles and touring productions, including the Beggar’s Carnivale and Show Me Burlesque and Vaudeville Festival. In its 6th year, The Shimmy Showdown has become a hilarious and ridiculous counterpart to traditional burlesque pageants and competitions and has gained international notability for its unique and original take on the genre.

Get at us

2720 Map
2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center
2720 Cherokee St.
St. Louis, Missouri 63118
(314) 282-8017