Burlesque at National Trust property

A National Trust property in southern England is staging a burlesque event as part of an attempt to freshen up its image.

Prospective audiences are told the two-day event at Killerton House near Exeter will involve "dancing... corsets, feathers and pearls."

The National Trust's Felicity Boucher told told the BBC: "It's not about burlesque, it's about the costume collection... it's a family evening out."

  • Published
  • Section
    BBC News