Welcome to the Hippodrome

  One of the UK's largest community run theatres

Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival GALA Night Saturday 29th April 2017

The BURLESQUE FESTIVAL GALA  is back in it’s original home, Todmorden Hippodrome (the theatre was closed for 6 months after being devastated by the Boxing Day floods in 2015). Kiki Deville, antipodean songbird and star of The Voice, makes a welcome return to HBBF to host a show packed with back-to-back headline acts including:

Queen of Queerlesque and potty mouthed princess, R ubyyy Jones;

Internationally-acclaimed chinese pole artist Edd Muir;

Award-winning, gender bending drag “king of the codpeice”, Rusty Von Chrome;


The sassy  but classy, Cece Sinclair, voted in the UK Top 20 Burlesque Performers by readers of 21st Century Burlesque Magazine 2015

... with very special guest .... first runner up Miss Exotic World, BHOF 2016, international showgirl extraordinaire, performing exclusively at HBBF 2017, Lada Redstar;


AND - making his only appearance in the UK this year - the performer who Playgirl Magazine called “the sexiest, biggest, most talented star on the male burlesque circuit”, Jett Adore. Jett is the internationally-acclaimed male burlesque artiste who was named the world’s Most Innovative” performer by the Las Vegas Burlesque Hall of Fame. Jett is one third of the multi award-winning Stage Door Johnnies. As a solo artiste he has headlined in some of the largest Burlesque shows and festivals around the world and is flying in from the US to perform exclusively at HBBF 2017.