Burlesque Dancers: Don't Call Us Strippers!

Burlesque Dancers
Burlesque Dancers

Question No. 1: What's the difference between strippers, burlesque performers and exotic dancers? Question No. 2: Does it really matter?

Yes, it does, according to burlesque professionals in Alberta, Canada, where the Gaming and Liquor Commission lumps them with strippers and exotic dancers, labeling all their acts "nude entertainment."