Photography: Fine Art: The Velvet Hammer Burlesque

Contributing PhotographerAuthor: Michelle CarrEditors: R. Klanten, H. HelligeRelease: January 2008  Features: 144 pages, full cover, hardcoverISBN: 978-3-89955-202-7Headed by Michelle Carr, The Velvet Hammer Burlesque is the world famous burlesque troupe based in Los Angeles that has started the era of Neo-Burlesque, reviving the genre of the American tradition, elevating the classical performance. The book presents photographs of the crew’s dancers and performers – a voluptuous ensemble of women – from their savvy, witty on-stage acts as well as a glimpse behind the curtain. The ornately adorned women have brought the “tease” back into striptease with their entertaining bump ‘n’ grind artistry, serving up plenty of tassels, lace, tattoos, booze and rock ‘n’ roll on every page.
The Velvet Hammer Burlesque

Contributing Photographer 

Author: Michelle Carr 

Editors: R. Klanten, H. Hellige 

Release: January 2008  

Features: 144 pages, full cover, hardcover 

ISBN: 978-3-89955-202-7 

Headed by Michelle Carr, The Velvet Hammer Burlesque is the world famous burlesque troupe based in Los Angeles that has started the era of Neo-Burlesque, reviving the genre of the American tradition, elevating the classical performance. The book presents photographs of the crew’s dancers and performers – a voluptuous ensemble of women – from their savvy, witty on-stage acts as well as a glimpse behind the curtain. The ornately adorned women have brought the “tease” back into striptease with their entertaining bump ‘n’ grind artistry, serving up plenty of tassels, lace, tattoos, booze and rock ‘n’ roll on every page.