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‘Tis the Season…

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for Nutcracker Rouge!

Ballet! Opera! Burlesque! Circus performances!

Touted as “A Baroque Burlesque Confection,” this amazing hybrid performance truly is a fantastic show.

Very loosely based on Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, the show more closely resembles the Moulin Rouge with Yuletide themes.  Each scene revolves around a different type of confection or sweet…i.e. Turkish delights to the Sugar Plums…this update is wonderfully fun and provocative! And I’ll admit it was very well-produced and much more elegant (despite some raunchier scenes) than I had anticipated. I feel in love with this show and plan to see it again next year.

If you’re in the NYC area, the show runs through Jan. 5th at Minetta Lane Theatre.  This is definitely an adult-only show…lots of scantily clad male go-go dancers and female burlesque dancers to titillate.

Photos weren’t allowed during the performance but I snagged a stage photo after….notice the swing, lots of aerial acrobatics involved as well! Sexy cirque du soliel!

See more Nutcracker Rouge here!

The November Want List

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The November Want List

Given all of my fashion related posts this month, I’ve decided to focus on other little odds and ends for the November Want List.  Hope you enjoy!

For a Winter Wonderland Themed Christmas Tree:

ornamentsAdorable owl ornaments!

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And shiny, sparkly pine cone ornaments!

For my Steampunk obsession:

farnsworth

…plus I love of Syfy’s Warehouse 13,  so this Farnsworth replica is so me!

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In my search to find a Steampunk stuffed animal for my niece’s Christmas gift, I stumbled across this handmade stuffed mechanical elephant on Etsy…and frankly, I’m in love! My niece might get one but her aunt plans to have its twin. 😉

To wear during the Doctor Who Christmas Special:

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Fancy Tardis Ring!

In which to place my beverages as to not soil my new coffee table:

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Been needing some coasters, and this Etsy shop owner has some really fun The Walking Dead designs.  Go check it out!

Photo credits (top to bottom): www.vandashop.com, trendytree.com, tumblr.cometsy.com, memepix.com, etsy.com