Monday, April 09, 2007

Dr. Sketchy's in San Francisco Chronicle

The San Francisco Chronicle just ran this excellent coverage of Molly's event at Modern Times Bookstore in San Francisco on March 31, 2007. The story was also picked up by Shelf Awareness.

In the back room of the Modern Times Bookstore in the Mission -- a locale that looks more like a Sunday school classroom than a venue for erotic entertainment -- a curvaceous dancer blithely stripped down to pasties and panties while a crowd of onlookers furiously sketched her every wriggling detail.

The two women who took the stage, or rather the red-tiled floor, on March 31 were part of the neo-burlesque movement -- a campy revival that harks back to the vaudevillian striptease acts of the turn of the 20th century. (continue reading...)


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