The Empire Strips Back brings sex appeal to Star Wars by combining a classy burlesque show with the iconic sci-fi characters we all know and love. It’s Los Angeles run at the Montalban Theater has been one of its best, as the show continues to get better with every performance. The steamy show will end on January 28th, but there’s still time to get your tickets here.
The Empire Strips Back was first performed in Sydney, Australia in 2011. It was an instant success, and has only grown in popularity as it’s toured across the world. The sets, costumes, and performers continue to get better every year, and this Los Angeles run is sure to be the best it’s ever been.
At this sultry show the stunning sets and costumes look like they were taken right out of an actual Star Wars movie. But even if you’re not a big fan of the films, this tantalizing night of burlesque still has something for you. Great music, silly skits, and masterful dancing will transport anyone in attendance to a galaxy far, far away.
Complete with aliens, lightsabers, and droids, the Empire Strips Back is one of the most unique shows you’ll ever see. Fans have enjoyed these impressive performances across the globe, with AisleSeatReivew describing the show as “The most fun you’ll have in a theater all summer long.” Ariana Bindman of SFGate raved that it was “One of the most memorable and impressive live performances [she’d] ever seen.”
The Empire Strips Back is now playing at the Montalban Theater, but it’s about to pack up and head to a new city. The show has sold out its performances all across the world, so get your tickets before they’re gone!