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The Chippendales are a male American striptease group. They use a distinctive costume, a bow tie, collars and cuffs are worn over the bare upper body.

Formed in 1979, the Chippendales were the first all-male striptease group to perform to a predominantly female audience.

The group performs Broadway-style burlesque shows around the world. In addition, it licenses its intellectual property to select consumer products, from apparel and accessories to slot machines and video games. The Chippendales perform in a theater and lounge specially built for them at the Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The group tours around the world.[1][2]


  1. Chinitz, Daniel (2017-02-08). "Chippendales is 'living the dancer's dream,' says Chippendales dancer". The Badger Herald. Retrieved 2022-12-20.
  2. "Cyanide in the beefcake: Somen Banerjee, inventor of the Chippendales,". The Independent. 1993-12-13. Retrieved 2022-12-20.