Original Tease Performs FREE on September 9th!

Summer is almost over, but that’s no reason to stop having a good time! A new month means new free shows at our home venue, the Lincoln Tap Room!


Join us on the second Friday of September, the 9th, for three unique sets of the best burlesque in the city of Chicago! Admission is always free (no cover!) and there will be great drink specials from Lincoln Tap. Sets start at 9:30, 10:30, and 11:30 p.m.

Visit our Facebook Event page for more details and to RSVP and invite your friends. The week of the show, also be sure to check out the official Original Tease page (and give us a Like!) where we will be posting the line up of performers you can see on the 9th.

See you at the show!








Original Tease, Celebrating Three Years of Chicago Burlesque!

In 2013, Original Tease started off with a simple mission– to bring together a group of independent Chicago burlesque performers and put on one fabulous show! For three years we have been performing monthly for free at Chicago’s Lincoln Tap Room, as well as at other bars, venues, and events all over the city (and even the country!).

This Friday, April 8th, Original Tease will be officially celebrating our third anniversary and we would love for you to come party with us at the place where it all began! And as always, FREE! What’s truly amazing about this group and the last three years is that you will still see the original core group performing in our monthly shows as well as many of our new talented performers and friends.

For fun, here’s a look back at our very first show in April 2013! We hope you have enjoyed and will continue to support some of the best of Chicago burlesque!

(All photos by our awesome photographer, Jeff Millies/Pez Photo)


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See you this Friday!

The Galaxie-Extraordinary Entertainment Shows, Featuring Original Teasers!

Not only do the Teasers of Original Tease perform amazing burlesque at our two monthly shows, but they also perform at and produce other fantastic events around the Chicago area. A series of blog posts will be dedicated to highlighting some of these outside shows and events. We invite you to check out our other work and enjoy all that the Chicago burlesque and entertainment community has to offer!

The Galaxie-Extraordinary Entertainment was founded and created by local producer and director Nicolle Wood, who has over two decades of experience in producing, directing, and booking talent for theatrical events. Many of the Teasers have been so fortunate to work with this wonderful and talented woman at venues such as Untitled’s Unbridled show, local restaurant Carnivale, and as part of her chorus girl group, The Galaxie Girls!

This month, several Teasers will be performing burlesque at the most recent Galaxie event. Taking place on Thursday, March 17 at Found Kitchen and Social House in Evanston, IL, see Donna Touch, Ray Ray Sunshine, and Eva La Feva take the stage at their revue– Exotica!

There will be two shows starting at 7 and 9p.m. Reserved seating is limited, but is available with a dinner reservation. Call 847-868-8945 for more ticket information and reservations.


We hope to see you there!