Retrieved 6 February For other uses, see Striptease disambiguation. The People's Almanac credits the act as the origin of modern striptease. Blaze features Lolita Davidovitch as notorious stripper Blaze Starr. The degree to which these statutes were subsequently enforced is, of course, opened to question. What is certain is that no practice of the sort is reported in texts of the European Middle Ages.
In some cases, audience interaction can form part of the act, with audience urging the stripper to remove more clothing, or the stripper approaching the audience to interact with them.
Retrieved 2 August Recently pole dancing has come to dominate the world of striptease. Mrs Henderson Presents portrays the erotic dance routines and nude tableau-vivants which featured at the Windmill Theatre before and during World War II. In the Dance of the Seven Veils the female protagonist dances for King Herod and slowly removes her veils until she lies naked. Baby Oil and Ice: Marlowe stars Rita Moreno playing a stripper, in the finale of the movie simultaneously delivering dialogue with the title character and performing a vigorous dance on stage. The Dance routines were filmed at the Raymond Revuebar Theatre.