Arts & Entertainment

Jody’s Jam of the Week: Carnivalesque

Who wouldn’t be excited about an evening filled with “acrobats, freaks, roustabouts, barkers, dandies and women of questionable virtue”? If any of the above tickles your fancy, then Gilded Lily Burlesque and The Carny Preacher Productions presentation of Carnivalesque –a spectacle of Burlesque, Circus and Sideshow– is for you.

Taking The State Theater stage at 9 p.m. this Saturday, the show features a variety of acts reminiscent of the traveling circus days of old. Jugglers, contortionists  magicians, aerail and pole artists, a “bevy of buxom beauties and handsome hunks,” and a whole lot more will be on display, so go and get your ogle on.

What: Carnivalesque

When: Saturday, March 9, 9 p.m.

Where: The State Theatre, 220 North Washington Street, Falls Church

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