The Pink Room Burlesque RETURNS to Joe’s Pub for the first time since their filming for the much publicized Showtime-produced documentary, “Twin Peaks: The Phenomenon”! This time the Lynchian troupe aims to boils down an epic, 18-hour film into a 90 burlesque show. Some might say to this, “Fuck you,” but rest assured this show will appeal to both the haters and the lovers of David Lynch’s stunning revival. Haven’t finished The Return yet? That’s okay – host Schaffer the Darklord will provide Cliff Notes while Francine “The Lucid Dream” and the rest of her cast will illustrate the highlights for you! The Pink Room Dreams will delight fans and our special guest star, Anna Copa Cabanna will pay tribute to some of our favorite moments in and out of the Roadhouse.
The Pink Room Burlesque is a tribute to and satire of the works of David Lynch. Since the anniversary of Laura Palmer’s death in February of 2011, Francine and The Pink Room cast have covered everything from Twin Peaks, Fire Walk With Me, Blue Velvet, Wild At Heart, Lost Highway, Mulholland Drive, Eraserhead & Inland Empire. As seen on Showtime & ABC’s Nightline; “David Lynch-approved”.
“David Lynch is a fan.” - Gothamist
“This Twin Peaks-themed burlesque performance was downright amazing.” –io9
“’Twin Peaks’ Burlesque is the best thing to happen since (the) Log Lady.” – Huffington Post
“David Lynch would love (The Pink Room Burlesque)” – Rolling Stone Italia
“This burlesque group reimagine the world of David Lynch.” – Dazed
"Next Big Burlesque Act" – The Observer