What happens when a classically-trained dancer/actor decides to pursue the lowbrow art of stripping? Waxie Moon a "boylesque" sensation takes the world of neo-burlesque by storm in this hilarious and thought-provoking portrait of one artist's unlikely journey. Featuring footage of Waxie's fearless live performances, as well as interviews with a colorful assortment of international burlesque stars, theater artists and fans, the documentary explores the ways striptease is used by Waxie Moon to both entertain his audience and challenge their notions of gender, sexuality and performance art.
Reasons to Buy
- "Burlesque performer for a new century." - NPR
- Featuring Ben DeLaCreme of "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 6!
- Waxie Moon won the Audience Award for "Best Local Film" at the 2009 Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival and the Golden Palm Award at the 2009 Mexico International Film Festival..