New Burlesque focuses on dancing, costumes and entertainment which may include comedy and singing and generally eschews full nudity or toplessness. Moore really did dance topless in the part,  and this was the sixth time she showed her breasts on film. It was a gas".
Probably not. Arthur Fox started his touring shows in and Paul Raymond started his in It is likely that the women performing these dances did not do so in an indigenous context, but rather, responded to the commercial climate for this type of entertainment.