Video: “Burlesque Granny”

A portrait of San Francisco's 77-year-old burlesque performer and comedian.

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BurGranny – Portrait – 1/2 from Joan Tilouine on Vimeo.

BurGranny 2/2 – Talking about…sex from Joan Tilouine on Vimeo.

At age 77, “Burlesque Granny” Lynn Ruth Miller of San Francisco delivers a message of love and hope.

Burlesque Granny’s upcoming performances:

Monday, November 29: 9:45 p.m.-11:45 p.m., Uptown Nightclub, 1928 Telegraph Ave., Oakland; performing with Hubba Hubba Revue

Friday, December 3: 9-10 p.m., Stork Club, 2330 Telegraph Ave., Oakland; performing at First Friday Follies Follies’ “F**K THE HOLIDAYS” show

Sunday, December 19: 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, December 26: 8:30 p.m.; Sunday, January 2, 2011: 7:30 p.m., Actors Theatre, 855 Bush St., San Francisco; performing her show “ALZHEIMER, ALZHEIMER, CHA CHA CHA”. $20

This piece was realized for a multimedia class at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.