The Great Boston Burlesque Exposition and Vintage Fashion Fair is happening this weekend at the Hyatt Regency in Cambridge. The three-day event kicks off tomorrow with a bunch of burlesque classes, workshops and parties. On Saturday night, dance troupes from all over will compete in a Battle Royale of Burlesque, and the winners will be given Howard Awards (named in honor of the Old Howard theater in Scollay Square). For ticket information, visit http://www.burlesque-expo.com
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