Venue Details

Laurie Beechman Theatre
In the basement of The West Bank Cafe 407 West 42nd Street New York City, NY 10036
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Rated by 65 members
Joan Atchinson
Review from Joan Atchinson
Red Velvet 63 events 4 reviews

My daughter and I went to celebrate my birthday. The show was okay but enjoyed the food and service more.

reviewed Sep 07 2013 report as inappropriate
Caesar A. Mendez
Review from Caesar A. Mendez
48 events 29 reviews

I've been going to this show on & off for over a decade; this is the first time I used the Goldstar service to buy tickets. This show has always been a marvelous mix of sideshow & traditional burlesque. The Beecham theatre space is a intimate one...continued

reviewed Jun 17 2017 report as inappropriate
Caesar A. Mendez
Review from Caesar A. Mendez
48 events 29 reviews

It really is one of the consistently best shows on 42nd street.

reviewed Jun 23 2018 report as inappropriate
Review from Marco
35 events 22 reviews

Loved it nice and funny show

reviewed Feb 16 2013 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

  • “The Le Scandal performers entertain, entice, and enrage all the while redefining what is sexy … One wonders why there isn’t a year-long waiting list to get a piece of this action.” —The Village Voice
  • “This is New Burlesque, the artistic step-sister of stripping … it has been spreading across North America for the past five years, practiced by troupes from New York City (Le Scandal) …” —The New Yorker
  • “The New Burlesque is a way of ushering the old erotic theater out of the straw and stick house of pornography and into the little brick house of downtown art.” —Time
  • “Wilkommen to the Blue Angel Cabaret Le Scandal … part Showgirls, part Broadway Danny Rose.” —The New York Times
  • Le Scandal is the longest-running burlesque show in NYC, with a campy innocence that harks back to the old days of burlesque …” —The Street
  • Le Scandal is the rock star of burlesque! … with lines winding outside the door and an excitable crowd.” — New York Magazine


This show is recommended for those ages 18 and older.

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