Welcome to the 3nd Annual Critical Strike Nerdlesque Festival!
Presented by Minnsky Theatre and Au Naturale 20

You will roll a 20 with this Burlesque, Aerial, Pole, and Cabaret extravaganza! We’re setting phasers to stunning as the best Vaudeville talent takes the stage to showcase, explore and celebrate the nerdy side of performance fandom! 18+ - 6:30 Doors 7:30 Start

Friday Night: See an exhilarating exhibition of nerdy splendor! We will be bringing to the silliest and sexiest Nerdlesque entertainment for your viewing pleasure. Also partake in the audience costume competition! Win a gift package and bragging rights for life!

Saturday Night: See 10 competitors in two categories battle it out in the fight to rule the galaxy as the Quantum Queen/King/Monarch of 2019!


Emerald Eve- The Pint Sized Provocateur will be slaying the stage as our Burlesque Headliner!

A Twin cities based performer and member of The Vigilantease Collective, Emerald Eve heel clicked her way into the burlesque scene by winning the Nudie Nubies' 2017 Ultimate Reveal Championship. While she may be pocket sized and compact, this fierce femme feminist is bursting through the patriarchy with her colorful personality and energetic performances.

Nick Magic Hodge - The Wheelin and Dealin Magic Feeling will make your head spin as our Circus Headliner

This nationally traveling entertainer has graced the stages across the US! Having placed 1st at the 2019 USA Wheel Gymnastics Federation’s National Competition and 5th at the 2018 IRV Wheel Gymnastics World Championship this circus stud will leave you wondering what is that magic feeling?


Harley Synn- the 2018 Quantum Monarch and Nerdlesque Champion

Putting the Pan in Pandemonium, this performer is a resident of Minnsky Theatre and member of the award winning parody troupe the Wicked Wenches Cabaret, the ExperTeasers and Minnsky Players. Traveling all over the country, this gender bending cartoon come to life wants you to know synning is winning. They are the producer of the monthly Nerdlesque show Au Naturale 20 and co-producer of this year's festival.

The Nationally Touring Vaudeville Troupe-The ExperTeasers

Join us for an out of this world show, photobooth, local craft brews, and an unforgettable adventure!


Arcane Trixxster
Reno St. Francis
Aria Arcana
Dee Richards
The Great Leonard
Bunnie Rose Tailor
Minda Mae
Ace Splayed
VaVa Vashti
Alexandro Rox
Sissy Fuss
Lily de Brassiere
2 On Point

Hosted By
Jac Fatale - Head Mistress of Minnsky Theatre
TifDynamite (aka Tiffany Parks Roberts) Co-Producer of the Wicked Wenches Cabaret

Critical Strike Nerdlesque Festival ~ Jul 26 - Jul 27