Ian Graham wants to showcase his burlesque photography for 12 months of the year. The Richmond photographer has taken to crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to get the project off the ground.
With the help of local burlesque maven Deanna Danger and a slew of performers, the team is asking fans and patrons of the artform to contribute to the project. A $15 pledge secures one calendar, but Graham only has one more week to raise the $2,000 needed to complete the project. As of posting, the project has over 50 backers with $1,338 of funds pledged.
On Kickstarter, projects are only funded if the reach 100% of their goal. Watch a video below to learn more about the calendar or visit.
TheatreLAB will bring burlesque to their stage for the first time this weekend in partnership with local burlesque performer Deanna Danger with the new series “Butchertown Burlesque”. “Butchertown Burlesque” will feature a live jazz band, a dance floor, and performances from Danger, fellow RVA performer Lula Houp-Garou and Newport News-based dancer Jo’Rie Tigerlily. Audience members [...]