English terms of application

The fourth edition of the Sacré Burlesque Festival will take place from November 7 to 10, 2024.

– Application open February 25, 2024
– Application on June 01, 2024
– Announcement of the selected candidates on June 20, 2024

Please read the instructions carefully, complete all mandatory sections of the form:


Thursday, Novembre 7 :
– Burly market
– Expo
– Openning show + Headliners

To apply for the Openning Show, you must have 3 years minimum of stage experience.

Friday, November 8 :
– Burly market
– Photo Expo
– Burlesque Show Neawcomers + guests

To apply for the Burlesque Show Neawcomers, you must have less than 3 years of stage experience.

Saturday, November 9 :
– Workshops
– Burly market
– Expo
– Burlesque Show  + headliners

To apply for the Burlesque Show, you must have 3 years minimum of stage experience.

Sunday, November 10 :
– Workshops


High quality numbers, solo or duo of any kind Burlesque, boylesque, draglesque, singing, etc.

Show us your universe !  We want heart and soul!

We also encourage young artists (less than 3 years of stage experience) to apply for the Burlesque  show Newcomers.

We would be honoured to be your first international festival.

Acts  should be between 4.3 minutes and 6 minutes maximum.

Any numbers with glitter and liquid must be clearly specified in the application and such acts may be refused depending on the type of projection. Make sure you have an alternative if necessary (to be specified in the form).

Due to technical restrictions, we can not accept Pole Dance or aerials routines.

Fire numbers are not allowed.


Participating in the festival will bring you an incredible experience, contacts, new friendships and the opportunity to mingle and learn from the burlesque community.

The artists will receive a free pass to attend all the shows (except workshop).

The artists booked for the Open Show on Thursday, November 7 and the Burlesque Show on Saturday, November 9,  will receive a compensation of 100€ (duo or group 150€) on presentation of invoice.

This invoice must be sent to us by email within fifteen days following the festival.

Artists participating in the Burlesque  contest Newcomers on Friday, November 8, are not paid.

The winner of the Newcomers show will participate in the Professional Show on Saturday, November 9 and will receive many gifts.

The night of your performance is supported in our partner hotel (for non local).


The application fee is 15€.

They are non-refundable and must be paid for consideration.

Use the Paypal link to pay for your registration and send us the confirmation of payment, with your stage name in object on this email: application@sacreburlesquefestival.com

Make sure to choose « Friends and Family » option for the payment. 


Artists must submit a video of the number they are applying for.

We do not accept password-protected videos and/or videos with an expiration date.

These videos will not be broadcast.

A professional video team will be present at the event

By submitting this application, you agree that parts of these videos may be used by organizers to report on the event and promote future festivals and events.

Please note that we do not post videos of issues without the consent of the artist.


We need two photos with your application, we want a portrait photo (no selfie) and a full-length photo.

Please name your images by your stage name and by the name of your photographer, and send them to us at the same time as your Paypal payment confirmation on this email: application@sacreburlesquefestival.com.

By submitting your photos, you agree that the images will be used for promotional purposes of the festival and that we have permission from.

Photos will be taken by professionals at the event. These will be made available free of charge to artists in high resolution.

We will first send your photos to give you the opportunity to inform us of photos you would not like to see published.


There will be fantastic workshops given by our headliners that we encourage you to take as this is a unique opportunity to learn from the burlesque community.

The workshops are priced at 30€ per person.


There will be catering and refreshments in backstage.


We ask artists to promote the festival on all their active platforms and social media accounts. We encourage you to take many selfies, stories, videos, share them and tag us.

The artists agree not to perform in Champagne-Ardenne, nor to give workshops a week before and a week after the festival, and during the festival weekend, with the exception of bookings that may be requested by festival organizers.

We expect our artists, as well as all those involved in this festival, a deep respect for others and their work. We will not tolerate any act and/or word that could harm anyone.

If you can’t see the form belw , please follow this link : Application form