Amanda Whip, DeeDee Luxe, Francine “The Lucid Dream” and Velvetina Taylor at Sleep No More’s McKittrick Hotel on New Year’s Eve. Photo by Driely S. for GQ.
You did it! Thank you for nominating me for The Meme Award at this year’s Golden Pasties Awards, part of the New York Burlesque Festival. Now it’s time to CAST YOUR VOTE! Can I Haz a Golden Pastie, PWEASE? VOTE NOW!
I’ve already been in some memes including the international #BEYOURSELF meme inspired by Lady Gaga’s commercial for Shisheido- shot by the talented Ellen Von Unwerth – you can see me receiving a huge hug from Mother Monster herself right here!
The New York Burlesque Festival is always a wild ride but this year was exceptional! Thanks to the producers, Angie Pontani & Jen Gapay, the performers, crew, venues, photographers, vendors and audience members who made it particularly special.
Francine performs her classic Blue Velvet routine at the 12th Annual New York Burlesque Festival Teaser Party! Video by Steven Speliotis Photo of Francine by Filip Wolak Francine on the New York Burlesque Festival Golden Pasties red carpet at the Highline Ballroom with Bunny Buxom, Bettina May & Pistola DeLuxe – photo © Ed Barnas Francine at the New York Burlesque Festival Saturday Spectacular with Tina Tassels – photo by Nathalie Zaro for the Village Voice. Double selfie with The Maine Attraction on the Golden Pasties red carpet! Love Maine and all these ladies! Can’t wait for next year’s #NYBF!!!