Friday’s opening showcase is a performance only and will not be eligible to compete for a title; however, an Audience Favorite Award will be given based on votes from the audience. They will then go on to perform in Saturday’s Deluxe Showcase. Saturday’s Deluxe Showcase is a competition to compete for titles. If you are accepted to perform in the Deluxe Showcase, you are automatically in the running for a title, except the Audience Favorite from the opening showcase. Titles include, but are not limited to: Best Ensemble, Funniest, Best Costume, Sexiest Tease, Soloist, Best of the Midwest Burlesque Fest.