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Legendary Burlesque Dancer Blaze Starr Dies At 83

Blaze Starr, a burlesque icon and stripper whose affair with a 1950s-era Louisiana governor gained notoriety for both parties, died Monday at age 83.

06/15/2015

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Theater Spotlight: Q&A With Melissa O’Brien

A member of Baltimore’s Mobtown Players and the Baltimore Rock Opera Society, actor and burlesque performer Melissa O’Brien gives her performances a double-edged dose of her patented bubbly charm and razor-sharp wit. We caught up with O’Brien to find out more about her and her opinions on the local theater scene of which she has become an integral part.

02/06/2012