The 7 Reasons We Are Obsessed with The Fly Honey Show
The Fly Honey Show, back for the seventh year in a row, is an intimate and explosive performance celebration of body and sex positivity through a feminist perspective.
If that description alone doesn’t already have you hooked, here are 7 of the many reasons we’re obsessed with The Fly Honey Show.
1. It’s Fly.
This one’s a no-brainer. It’s in the title, ya’ll.
2. It’s unapologetic.
While the show is an amazing mix of comedy, rousing burlesque, and tender honesty, it never wavers in its unapologetic nature.
3. It’s fantastical.
The ultimate glitter fantasy escape from your 9:00-5:00 woes.
4. It’s empowering.
The Fly Honey’s themselves have touted the empowering nature of performing the show and the audience gets a taste of that. It’s about celebrating the skin you’re in and celebrating individual and unique talents and sexiness. Soak up those body positive vibes.
5. It’s feminist.
Yes, the show features amazing women performers and creators but it’s also explicitly feminist.
6. It’s interdisciplinary.
The show features the best performance artists in Chicago. If you like burlesque, sick choreography, comedy, drag, performance art, spoken word, and music you’ll find a lot to love here. And Mary Williamson’s fearless emceeing will keep you on the edge of your seat.
7. It’s inclusive.
Have you ever been to a show and immediately felt, “this is not for me, they don’t want me here?” This show wants you there. It welcomes you with open arms into its glittery hive.