About The Geekenders!

Called a “cult sensation” by Vancity Buzz, Geekenders Theatrical Nerdlesque has taken the Canadian burlesque scene by storm.  Since their debut in 2011, Geekenders Nerdlesque has been in high demand, performing to packed audiences in Vancouver’s most fabulous venues, wowing over 85,000 audience members in British Columbia with their tightly-choreographed Vegas-style nerdlesque spectaculars.  Today, Geekenders Nerdlesque is well-known for seamlessly integrating the worlds of burlesque, geekery, drag, queerlesque, dance, and theatre into their productions, incorporating well-known burlesque stars with passionate newcomers to create shows full of good humour, love for their source material, and a unique, whimsical style all their own.

Love in Alderaan Places

Early Show: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

A long time ago... in a galaxy far, far away... there were The Geekenders!  Travelling from Vancouver, BC to bring the nerds of Vancouver Island some sexy Star Wars Burlesque.  "Love In Alderaan Places" is coming to the Capital City Comic Con, to bring you everything you never knew you were missing with this captivating Star Wars Nerdlesque experience from Geekenders.  This popular nerdy cabaret combines the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. Some of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you select performances from their popular Star Wars burlesque shows: A Nude Hope, The Empire Strips Back, Reveal of the Jedi, The Force is Shakin', and The Lust Jedi!  So grab a friend and join us for the geeky, sexy, body-positive, energetic, reference-filled and super hot night out with the nerd community that you deserve!  "Love In Alderaan Places" celebrates the stories and characters you know, love, and secretly google sexy fan art of in you spare time with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire, created by artists as nerdy as you are.

 

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Kitty Glitter and Grand Johnson as R2D2 and C3PO (Photo by Zemekiss Photography)

Talk Nerdy To Me

Late Show: 9:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 1, Victoria Conference Centre

It’s your one evening off, and all you want is familiar, nostalgic entertainment with characters you know and love. Netflix has a pretty good selection, but have you considered: nothing is sexier than live burlesque dancers?  "Talk Nerdy To Me" is coming to the Capital City Comic Con, to bring you everything you never knew you were missing with this captivating Nerdlesque experience from Geekenders.  This popular nerdy cabaret combines the irreverence of the Muppets and the polish and showmanship of a Vegas showgirl revue. Some of Vancouver’s silliest and sassiest burlesque dancers will bring you performances from all your favourite fandoms, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Disney, Lord of the Rings, Batman, and more!  So grab a friend and join us for the geeky, sexy, body-positive, energetic, reference-filled and super hot night out with the nerd community that you deserve!  Nerdlesque celebrates the stories and characters you know, love, and secretly google sexy fan art of in your spare time with energetic dancing, comedy, and cheeky satire, created by artists as nerdy as you are.

 

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Trixie Hobbitses as Poison Ivy (Photo by Zemekiss Photography)