End-of-term ceremonies can be tedious, but if you're a student from the Van Ella Studios, rest assured that everybody appreciates an invitation to the Van Ella Studios Student Showcase Spectacular
! Van Ella Studios specializes in burlesque education, and students are expected to show their work. The new crop of graduates from the advanced class shimmies and struts their stuff at 9 p.m. tonight at 2720 Cherokee (2720 Cherokee Street; 314-610-1649 or www.vanellastudios.com
). The newbies are joined by their instructors (Greta Garter, Ami Amore, Boozie-Q and Deirdre Doll) and headmistress Lola Van Ella -- the Derriere Beyond Compare -- herself. Admission is $15.
Sat., Nov. 9, 2013