Naked Girls Reading “A Christmas Carol”

Just because they’re nekkid doesn’t mean this isn’t a serious literary event

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    NEWSLETTERS

    When we first told you about the Naked Girls Reading Banned Books event, we let slip that there might be a holiday edition of the increasingly popular series sledding your way this yuletide season -- specifically, that "A Christmas Carol" might be getting the Naked Girls Reading treatment. We've been crossing our fingers ever since.

    And it worked! Dickens gets his due on Wednesday night, as a handful of burlesque beauties in their altogether revisit the tale of Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and Ebenezer Scrooge himself – using the author’s own reading text for maximum veracity. Call it Victorian literature buffs reading in the buff. A heartwarming tale designed to warm the loins. It’s just so hard to stop once you start making Dickensian double-entendres.

    Details
    Pinchbottom/Nasty Canasta and Jonny Porkpie present Naked Girls Reading NYC: A Christmas Carol
    Wednesday, December 9, 8PM
    Walkerspace, 46 Walker Street; 212-941-8632
    $15
    More information and tickets here