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Phoenix-based burlesque and sideshow troupe Pain Proof Punks put a kinky twist on the holidays at "Bodies for Christmas: An Undead Sideshow" on Saturday at Pub Rock Live in Scottsdale.
My, what big teeth you have.
My, what big teeth you have. Benjamin Leatherman
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The Pain Proof Punks — a Phoenix-based burlesque and sideshow troupe with “a taste for the strange, peculiar and bizarre” — put a kinky twist on the Christmas season during their holiday show on Saturday at Pub Rock Live in Scottsdale.

The event, "Bodies for Christmas: An Undead Sideshow," which was produced by Pain Proof Punks founder Rusty the Clown and local burlesque artist Britni Bloodshed, featured Yuletide-themed and fetish-filled performances by drag king Gee Notorious and dancers like Femina Flower, Ramoana, Irene Silver, Kinky Kirra and Lexi Locket.

Local drag king Gee Notorious also served up a costumed performance dressed as Krampus while DJ Obzen Vanitas and local rock bands Critical Miss and El Googly Diablo offered up sets throughout the evening. 
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Local burlesque artist Lexi Locket (left) and the show's emcee Shawn Parkinson (a.k.a. Sparkinson).
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Burlesque artist Kinky Kirra incorporated a staple gun into her performance. Ouch.
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Rusty the Clown (left), the show's co-producer, with Holly Shoemaker of Phoenix.
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Local drag king Gee Notorious performed as Krampus.
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Local burlesque artist Ramoana takes the stage during her performance.
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The attendees of the Pain Proof Punks show also dressed up for the occasion.
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Burlesque artist Ramoana performed a striptease followed by dousing herself with candle wax.
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You'll never look at candle wax the same way again after attending a Pain Proof Punks show.
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Local artist Leyla Havok was selling her paintings at the show, including "Carolina."
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All that burlesque artist Irene Silver wanted for Christmas was a bed of nails.
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Irene Silver (right) on a bed of nails during her performance with Britni Bloodshed (left).
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Irene Silver becomes a sexy Christmas tree atop a bed of nails while performing a stack act with Britini Bloodshed (who is lying on broken glass).
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The performers of the Pain Proof Punks after their show.
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Britini Bloodshed (left), the co-producer of the show, and Irene Silver.
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