Event Descriptions

Aneurotypical Brains Unite! Caucus: Tues. November 17, 10:30 AM PT

This caucus is meant for performers with aneurotypical brains including Depression, Autistics, ADHD, Anxiety, OCD, etc. Meet others like you in a safe space where you can 'drop the masks' and not need to accommodate the expectations of neurotypicals. Join in a friendly discussion of issues you run into as people with differently-wired brains, ways you have worked around those issues, and generally things you have encountered!

BIPOC Performers Caucus: Wed. Nov. 18, 12:15 PT & Sat. Nov. 21, 8:30 AM PT

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color in the burlesque world! Join in this casual event to reunite, network, and exchange ideas on why your artistic voice matters and how you can represent!

Disability Advocacy for Performers, Producers, and Venues Caucus: Sun. Nov. 15, 2:15 PM PT

Join Jacqueline Boxx in a discussion of Disability Advocacy for Performers, Producers and Venues

Fat & Flawless Caucus: TBD

This caucus is for all you big, bold, and beautiful burlesque performers. See old friends again and network with new ones as you share tips, tricks, stories and laughs with other fat folks in your community.

Here and QUEER! Caucus: Mon. Nov. 16, 6:30 PM PT

Celebrate the whole spectrum of queer folks in the burlesque community and cabaret arts. Gather in an inclusive space for all LGBTQIA+ BurlyCon attendees, and chat about who you are and why your presence is vital to the community and the arts!

Shabbat Caucus: Fri. November 13, 4:45 PM PT

Celebrate Shabbat with Miss Indigo Blue.

Trans, Non-Binary, Genderqueer Caucus: Fri., Nov. 12, 3:15 PM PT

Experiences in burlesque with gender don’t always "fit" in the same categories as other gender expressions. This caucus is for a spectrum of gender identities that are not exclusively masculine or feminine — identities that are outside the binary. Enjoy a discussion on how to navigate the burlesque arena and why your representation is so important!

Open Caucus: 

  • Sun. Nov. 8, 2:30 PM PT
  • Mon. Nov. 9, 6:45 PM PT
  • Wed. Nov. 11, 7:45 PM PT
  • Thurs. Nov. 12, 8:30 PM PT
  • Sat. Nov. 14, 8:00 AM PT
  • Tues. Nov. 17, 8:45 AM PT
  • Thurs. Nov. 19, 1:00 PM PT
  • Friday, Nov. 20, 3:15 PM PT

Have a caucus group you'd like to organize? BurlyCon will gladly let groups use one of our rooms to meet! Please select a topic and moderator and write your information in this Google Doc.