One of the best performers in this entertainment venue goes by the stage name Dirty Martini burlesque performer and she is lighting up the stage in venues all over the world. From New Jersey, Miss Dirty Martini was born into a performing family. A SUNY graduate, she studied Dance Performance and began work with a variety of theater and dance groups. However, once she discovered burlesque, she was hooked. Endowed with a voluptuous figure, she wanted to celebrate it and created a fan dancing act.
When it comes to any sort of a classic beauty, one would quickly think of a retro styled pin up model. Dita Von Teese is well known for her unique style and her love for 1940s cinema as well as the starlet, retro style. This love for classic beauty was adopted at a very young age and nurtured by her mother who is known for buying her daughter all sorts of incredible clothing for her little girl to dress up in. This golden age Hollywood film era is where Dita draws her inspiration from and uses it throughout her modeling and shows today.
Sultry dancer and model Millie Dollar is a starlet in the world of burlesque. In love with the glitz and glamour of the 1940’s and 50’s her stage presence exudes the very word attitude while her performances use classic feathered boas and fans to thrill and tantalize audiences with her peek here and a peek there signature dance acts such as Jealousy and the Blue Martini. The Blue Martini not only pays homage to classic burlesque with its dance style and music even the name is a nod to the history of burlesque when performers were often jailed and a blue light bulb was used to notify dancers of a police raid.
Two time London Cabaret awards nominee Amber Topaz is an internationally renowned burlesque performer. Known for her siren song, comic antics and signature swing prop she was named one of the Top 50 Burlesque Acts in 2011 by 21 Century Burlesque magazine. Since starting in burlesque at the suggestion of a photographer Amber Topaz has been gracing stages across the globe with her sultry song and dance. She has toured the United Kingdom with “An Evening of Burlesque” since 2011 performing her signature acts like “Sauce”.
The brunette bombshell Missy Malone, who now resides in Central England, is called the Queen of Scottish burlesque. Voted one of the Top 50 Burlesque Acts in the world in 2009, Missy is known for her classic 1950s pin-up girl style and the distinctive white streak in her hair.
Beatrix Von Bourbon may have achieved mainstream popularity as a semifinalist on season six of Britain’s Got Talent, but the tattooed vixen was known as a top act on the burlesque scene for years before her television debut.
The voluptuous Miss Khandie Khisses has been dubbed the ‘Queen of Burlesque’. Watching her act it is easy to see why she has been voted as one of the Top 50 Burlesque Acts in the World 4 times consecutively (2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012) by 21st Century Burlesque magazine. Known internationally as a burlesque dancer, fire performer, model, writer and sometimes mermaid her sensual curves put the VA back in VA-VA-VA-Voom.
Immodesty Blaize is one of the UK's top showgirls and she became the only European burlesque performer to win the prestigious title 'Reigning Queen of Burlesque' in 2007 at Las Vegas’ Burlesque Hall of Fame.
Since her debut in 2005 Scarlett Daggers has been in high demand both in the UK and internationally. Scarlett, who has has unique signature acts including fire performances, is known as the flame haired tattooed vixen of the UK burlesque scene. Scarlett Daggers has appeared at top venues such as the Supper Club and the Cha Cha Club in Paris, and has performed at highly regarded burlesque shows such as the London Burlesque Festival and The Wet Spot.
Since joining the Seattle burlesque community in 2005 Inga has become an international burlesque star. In 2008 she was honored to compete for the title of Reigning Queen of Burlesque at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Competition. She is a permanent cast member of Lily Verlaine & Jasper McCann's touring show "Land of The Sweets: The Burlesque Nutcracker" and plays the lead role of Alice in their annual production of "Through the Looking Glass: The Burlesque Alice in Wonderland".