Fräulein Frauke & John-Paul Bichard
proudly present
The 11th International
Stockholm Burlesque Festival

October 6 & 7, 2023
Södra Teatern & Nalen, Stockholm, Sweden

We are thrilled to open up this years applications for Stockholm Burlesque Festival! We are looking for a diverse and amazing line-up from all over the world spanning over classic- and neo-burlesque, boylesque, drag, cabaret, queerlesque, nerdlesque, circus, dance and music. We are very interested in political acts and pushing the art form, as well as showgirls- boys and unicorns.


Important dates:

Application period begins:          15 February 2023

Application deadline:                    15 May 2023 (Midnight C.E.T.)

Announcements (no later than):  15 June 2023

Swedish solo performers will receive 1000 SEK, International solo performers will receive 1500 SEK, Swedish duos 1300 SEK, International duos 1700 SEK, Swedish troupes 1500 and International troupes 2000 SEK.
Please note that the SBF does not cover any of your expenses in conjunction with the festival.

To be eligible for payment you must be able to invoice SBF for your fee within twenty (21) days of performing.


Want to know more about the selection process and how we plan the show? Check out our Q&A.