Performer applications now open! Early Bird application deadline June 4, 2018

Performer Applications now open!

The 3rd annual Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival will be held 

August 17 and 18, 2018 

WIBF is proud to present Dinah Might as our 2018 headliner!

Additional information on Dinah Might's headliner workshop to be held Aug 18 coming soon!

A little quote from Dinah Might:

"The  thrill I get from entertaining, evoking laughter and titillating is  like no other.  I hope you catch one of my shows soon and that my  naughty, sexy, playful attitude doesn’t torment you too much. "   

Click below to visit Dinah Might on her website

"Make sure you hold on tight because you are about to be blown away by….

Dinah Might  

Dynamite by Name, Explosive by Nature" 

WIBF 2018 performer application

Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival 2018

Application Deadline July 9, 2018

Early Bird Deadline 

June 4, 2018

Procrastinator's Deadline 

July 9, 2018

Early Bird deadline is recommended for those arranging travel or wanting to plan their summer burlesque tour.

Please complete one application for each act submitted

Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival

Winnipeg International Burlesque festival Aug 17 & 18

Thank you Layer Video Imagery for this gorgeous promo video! 

The 2018 Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival dates are August 17 & 18 2018. 

Shows will be at the Gas Station Theatre. 

Keep watching for performer announcements, ticket information and flash sales!

Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival Aug 17 & 18

WIBF show dates August 17 & 18 2018 at The Gas Station Theatre

Don't miss the 3rd annual Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival!

 If you've been to our past festivals or showcase presentations, you already know WIBF delivers the best in burlesque entertainment. Avoid disappointment and get those tickets early! 

WIBF will be presenting Burlesque Workshops

Nurture your naughty side.

Delight your inner diva.

Build your burlesque persona.

Add some tools to your burlesque repertoire.

Just have some fun! 

Tickets on sale soon - keep checking in!

Watch for early bird pricing and weekend passes

 The VIP treatment will be a limited number and advance sales only. Stay tuned to learn about perks like prime seating & refreshments at intermission.

Watch  for flash sale promotions








Organizers Stage Mistress FOH



Dixie Cups

Emcee Extraordinaire

Heather Witherden

Hair & Makeup




A huge thank you to Snap Perfection Photo Booth for their generous sponsorship of WIBF. @snapperfectionphotobooth 

for bookings

Videography & photography

Layer Video Imagery

Steph Setka Photography

Thank You Winnipeg!

  Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival would like to thank all of the amazing volunteers who stepped up to help us make this dream a reality. Thank you to all of you  who have shared your talents and contributed to this event! Without all of your hard work, none of this would have been possible! 

WIBF is wowed by the incredibly talented performers this fine city has to offer and who continue to come forward! 

Thank you so much to those of you who are returning performers, crew and patrons and a glittery burlesque welcome to those who joined us for the first time this year! WIBF appreciates all of you taking the time out of your busy lives to participate in the Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival! Last, but not least thank you Manitoba for coming out to celebrate all things burlesque with us! We look forward to seeing you soon!  

WIBF promo video 2017

If you missed our inaugural festival in 2016, here's a peek at what you missed! This year's WIBF was another fantastic event, we hope you made it out! Get your festival tickets early next year, and check in frequently to stay abreast of burlesque happenings presented by WIBF throughout the year!

Video credit: Layer Video Imagery

WIBF Burlesque Matinee with Prairie Diva, Meagan, Victoria and Dakota Von Tramp at the Winnipeg Tattoo Convention 2016


Were you a performer or patron at this year's Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival? Got a story to share? Comments or suggestions welcome!

We are always interested in your feedback on the festival!

We take your compliments, comments and suggestions to heart

Winnipeg International Burlesque Festival

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3rd annual wibf august 17 & 18 2018

Ready to get your glitter on?!?

Some highlights of WIBF 2017 included Burlesque Workshops by Prairie Diva and Sandra Katz! Thank You to those of you who signed up for these exciting workshops! 

We look forward to bringing you exciting opportunities to get your glitter on at WIBF 2018! 

WIBF Gala Shows at The Gas Station Theatre Aug 17 & 18, 2018

Don't miss your burlesque favorites! 

Discover new performers!

Hosted by emcee extraordinaire, comedian Heather Witherden! 

Shimmy, shake and get your sexy on at one of the burlesque workshops offered by WIBF

Do you dream of strutting your stuff burlesque style? Now is your chance! 

Learn to work a boa, chair dance or perfect that sexy walk with the pros.

Headliner Dinah Might will host an exciting workshop Aug 18!

WIBF would like to thank the talented photographers and videographer who capture our shows!

Photo & Video Credits:

Festival Photos:

Studio D'Alessio @studiodalessio 

 Steffi of redlemonphotography 

Ryan Borden

Jay Simard

Steph Setka Photography

 Video: Layer Video Imagery 

Promo photos:

Teri Hofford

Brittany Rae Photography  

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Lets keep in touch, shall we?

Don't miss a chance to see your favorite stars shimmy and shake their tail feathers in person!

Stay tuned for future events and workshop information!

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WIBF Promo Video 2016

Promo Video  for WIBF 2016

 credit Layer Video Imagery