Jo Weldon

Jo Weldon is the author of The Burlesque Handbook, Headmistress of the New York School of Burlesque, Vice-President of BurlyCon, and Co-Executive Director of Education at the Burlesque Hall of Fame. She is a pioneer in neo-burlesque performance and education. She advocates for diverse interpretations of burlesque, as well as continuing examination of our perspectives on its meaning and history.