Paid To Dance: Stripping Past & Present
Throughout the history of the human race, exotic entertainment has existed in cultures around the world as a form of expression and appreciation.
Paid To Dance: Stripping Past & Present is a comprehensive insight into this mysterious world of exotic dance, from its early origins in the Middle East, Ancient Greece and Japan, to the Golden Age of burlesque and vaudeville in London, Paris, New York and even various cities around Australia.
Modern day women share their candid stories of working in gentleman’s clubs in Australia, New Zealand and around the world, paying their way through university, funding world travel and even escaping homelessness and crime. Parents and partners offer intriguing perspectives of their loved one’s chosen occupation, and house staff share their experiences overseeing the operations of a real gentleman’s club.
Take a look inside the trials and tribulations of exotic dancers throughout history and into the present day, and discover a livelihood that is often rewarding and always challenging.
Launch Date: August 20, 2016