Applications are due by May 30th for August 3rd-AUGUST 5th 2017


  • Applications to perform are $15.00 payable to via PayPal
  • Performances are not to exceed 5 minutes in length. Full nudity is not allowed. Pasties and merkin or g-string please.
  • You must apply with the act you wish to perform at the festival and supply ALL technical instructions, set up and props.
  • Weird rule…..Oregon Burlesque Festival discourages literal clown acts, you may apply with one but our judges have historically been fearful and vetoed acts containing actual clown makeup.
  • Fire is allowed! If you have a fire act you will need to have fire insurance before performing. ¬†Glitter is not allowed onstage. No confetti dumps. No excessive food mess.
  • Aerial rigging for silk tissue and lyra may be available. All aerial artists must sign a release and provide their own accident insurance.
  • All performers must provide a link to the performance being submitted. Submissions without video links will not be reviewed. Please make sure it is labeled with your performer name and not password protected. Vimeo and YouTube are preferred. Friend hosting sites like Facebook will not be considered.
  • If you wish to submit multiple acts please complete a separate application and payment for each act. You may submit up to three acts.
  • You will be required to provide a 300DPI picture for promotion upon acceptance.
  • Please be advised the Oregon Burlesque Festival does not provide food, lodging, or travel. We encourage you to reach out to local artists and performers prior to arrival in an effort to build community!

Stage Name, email address and location of performer.*
Preferred showcase: (choose all that apply)*
If not selected for your preferred showcase would you like to be considered for another showcase?:*
Video URL: (please only select one video. If you have multiple acts you will need to complete a form for each act and remit payment for each act.)*
Bio and Technical Needs: (Please include number of years performing and short MC intro)*
Paid paypal $15 to*