Dancers grace the stage for the Star Follies Burlesque show at Muncie Civic Theatre on Oct. 3. DN PHOTO JORDAN HUFFE
Burlesque show to entertain muncie locals, students
Muncie Civic Theatre will continue its long history of a burlesque theater when it plays host to the annual Star Follies Burlesque show tonight, a concept Ball State graduates Robert Dirden and Marciel Greene, now current Ball State faculty members, created four years ago .
For Star Follies Burlesque's fifth consecutive show, its theme is circus Freak Show. Past show themes have included traditional burlesque, U.S.O. military and a series of burlesque through the decades.
The lobby will be open at 10 p.m. with a cash bar from Dill Street Pub and entertainment, including a Tarot card reader and a belly dancer for one hour before showtime at 11 p.m. Tickets are $10 and attendees must be 18 or older. Seating is general admission.