Coming Spring 2020

Burlesque star Chicava HoneyChild to be featured

Burlesque star Chicava HoneyChild, showgirl, scholar, black burlesque historian and president of Brown Girls Burlesque, is on board to be featured in the film, JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana. 

Offering her expert opinion in JIG SHOW, Chicava is the Creative Producer and Proprietress of New York City’s Brown Girls Burlesque and lead teacher of The Broad Squad Institute. She received her MFA in Interdisciplinary Art from Goddard College- her areas of interest being performance art, women of color in burlesque heritage, and sacred sexuality and spirituality. 

She is currently working on a documentary on the legacy of Women of Color in burlesque heritage.  

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