Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

VIDEO: Watch the Queens of SIX in the Broadway Bares XXX Finale

Broadway Bares: XXX raised $1,893,715 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

The 30th anniversary of Broadway Bares filled New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on June 26, 2022, with an abundance of "community, unity and nudity" as the venerable modern-day burlesque spectacular wrapped up Pride Sunday with a raucous return to in-person performances after a pandemic-induced three-year hiatus. Produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, two standing-room-only performances of Broadway Bares: xx raised $1,893,715.

The journey, a fitting closing for New York City's Pride Sunday, reimagined superheroes, mythology and fairy tales, peeked under the big top and behind mysterious doors, and explored beloved stories of stage and screen.

In a finale that was "one-of-a-kind, no category," Keirsten Nicole Hodgens, Andrea Macasaet, Brittney Mack and Courtney Mack of Broadway's Six led the company in an energetic and exhilarating number choreographed by Gabriella Sorrentino. Riffing off of Rihanna's "We Found Love in a Hopeless Place," the dancers celebrated finding love in a topless place. The entire Broadway Bares: xx cast filled to the stage for a jubilant final conclusion to the show. Watch the full number below!




Related Stories

From This Author - Team BWW


Play BroadwayWorld's Daily Word Game - 8/19/2022Play BroadwayWorld's Daily Word Game - 8/19/2022
August 19, 2022

Today's BroadwayWorld Daily Word Game is now live - can you guess today's word or phrase? The solution can be any theatre related word or phrase - a show title, performer, recognizable lyrical phrase, and more.

Photos: First Look at Madeline Sayet in WHERE WE BELONGPhotos: First Look at Madeline Sayet in WHERE WE BELONG
August 17, 2022

The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival (Davis McCallum, Artistic Director) presents the touring production of Where We Belong by Madeline Sayet, directed by Mei Ann Teo and produced with Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, in association with Folger Shakespeare Library. Where We Belong began performances on Saturday, August 13 and will run through Monday, August 22. Check out photos of her in action!

Winning Fan Art Selected by the Museum of BroadwayWinning Fan Art Selected by the Museum of Broadway
August 17, 2022

Your submissions are in and winners have been selected! As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this summer, we have teamed with The Museum of Broadway in inviting you to submit your original artwork inspired by Broadway.

West End Veteran Darius Campbell Danesh Passes Away at 41West End Veteran Darius Campbell Danesh Passes Away at 41
August 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report the passing of music star and West End veteran Darius Campbell Danesh, who was found dead in his Minnesota apartment on August 11. The cause of death is unknown.

Shop HAIRSPRAY Merch, Shirts, Souvenirs & More In The BroadwayWorld Theatre ShopShop HAIRSPRAY Merch, Shirts, Souvenirs & More In The BroadwayWorld Theatre Shop
August 15, 2022

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hairspray visit BroadwayWorld's theatre shop, featuring the Good Morning Baltimore Mug, the Run And Tell Long Sleeve Tee, Hairspray Enamel Pin, the Big Girl Now Bib and much more!