Tim Burton & Burlesque

Blyre Cpanx, a performer from St. Louis, Missouri, will be in the Tim Burton Burlesque show held at Stonewall Warehouse on Jan. 20. PHOTO COURTESY OF FRANKIE BLACKHEART

Dark Matter Productions is hosting Tim Burton Burlesque & Sideshow on Jan. 20 at Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins St.

This event kicks off Dark Matter Productions' first event of the year, and is anticipating to bring fans of the famed director of "Edward Scissorhands," "Nightmare Before Christmas," and "Batman Returns" in for a night of cosplay, costume contests, dance and comedy.

Local burlesque stars Frankie Blackheart, Amour Galour, Crimson Vixen and Taylor L’Amore along with other performers from Austin, Houston and St. Louis, Missouri, will bring to life some of the most intriguing and colorful characters from a wide range of Tim Burton films, using strip tease and dangerous sideshow talents to create a one-of-a-kind show that will entertain fans of dance and cinema.

To create a more interactive and memorable event, A Tim Burton Character Costume Contest will crown three of the most amazing costumes with an assortment of prizes and gift cards from local businesses and sponsors which include Wake the Dead Coffeehouse, Pure Romance by April McDevitt, Freaky Findz- New Braunfels and The Spot Cinema, Eatery & Social House.

Dark Matter Productions is a locally-owned event production company specializing in the creation of burlesque, dance, comedy and sideshow entertainment in and around San Marcos. Their mission is to entertain audiences, engage in community and provide spaces for performers to showcase their talents.

Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9. For ticket or sponsorship information go to Dark Matter Productions' website or email Frankie Blackheart.

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