striptease


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striptease

An exotic dance in which a person provocatively removes his or her clothing until partially or completely naked.
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She finds room for self-definition in the "sometimes uncomfortable and discomforting hybrid of theatrical performance, popular dance, and sex work" that is striptease.
The four had brought 10 girls from Maharashtra to perform the striptease at the resort for the businessmen.
Some people misconstrue it as stripping but it is striptease and is about the tease.
WB was planning a performance at the Orpheum in Wichita, a theater that, according to some, may have been where the great striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee got her start.
We talked about how the music scene was dominated by boys and decided to start a revolution, and after some word play we came up with Striptease Battleshiip because it alludes to sexuality and power, and we felt like this name was representative of a return of that balance.
It is not thought she was paid to perform the striptease.
You watch; if we go up I will do a striptease," she said.
Language and seduction go hand in hand; descriptions of the house are like a striptease in which the body is revealed in strategic increments.
MGM releases another lesbian classic--Sandra Bernhard's concert film Without You I'm Nothing--on the same day, and her closing striptease remains as in-your-face as ever.
These include a sensuous faux striptease for Ramirez and an Astaire-like soft-shoe solo for Amores, accompanied by three shadow versions of himself.
That was the theme for this year's Bachelor Ball and Auction to benefit UCP, and the crowd at Michael's on East took it to heart, with more than a few sporting tattoos and leather and several of the bachelors performing a modified striptease to rev up the bidding on their date packages.
Referring to the decline of striptease since the 1940s, Folly Theater manager Mark Stuber complained about the locals: "These girls they have around here all the time are vulgar, they're cheap.