I wanted to flee the building, anything to get me out of this regrettable situation. How did I get here?
In this postfeminist era, a new breed of Jewish burlesque artists has arrived; they not only bump and grind and celebrate their sexuality but also incorporate their ethnic heritage into their shtick.
Hurricane Sandy laid waste to Coney Island and shut down Richard Zigun’s famed sideshow theater. After soaking up $500,000 in losses, he’s back, just in time for summer.
The Schlep Sisters showcase their bagel and cream cheese headdresses. Photo by Norman Blake.