When: Fri., Nov. 9 2018
A nerdy burlesque festival whose mission is to "bring a fun and geeky time that unites and promotes those nerd things we love," the first Midwest Nerdlesque Fest takes place at the Tangier in Akron today and tomorrow. Tonight, international cosplay starlet Dangrrr Doll and Canada’s Ivory headline while tomorrow night showcases Tre Da Marc from Minneapolis and Red Rum, the queen of transformation Red Rum. The festival includes over 40 performers fThe doors for the event open at 7 each night. A portion of our proceeds will go to support Margie's Hope, a group that helps transgender people who are in need of assistance. Tickets range from $20 to $60. (Niesel) midwestnerdlesque.com.