Stripper Strike Hits Famous Paris Cabaret Crazy Horse dancers win 15% pay hike By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff Posted May 18, 2012 12:29 AM CDT Updated May 18, 2012 12:56 AM CDT 0 comments Comments A dancer performs at the Crazy Horse cabaret in Paris. (Getty Images) (Newser) – The dancers are back and the tops are off again at Paris' famous Crazy Horse cabaret after a successful strike. The club—a favorite with generations of Parisians and tourists—was forced to cancel shows this week for the first time in its 61-year history after its 18 stripping performers demanded a pay hike, Reuters reports. "It's an exceptional place which has the specialty of presenting a fully naked show," one dancer said. "What's wrong is that we are asked to work 24 days per month for a pay that is worse than miserable." The club says the dancers accepted a 15% pay rise—and a promise that their hard work would be better recognized.