SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2016
One Eyed Jacks
Doors at 7pm, Show at 8pm
Danse Macabre is an elegant gothic burlesque celebration exalting the moody, the macabre and the overtly sensual. This closing party is the New Orleans Burlesque Festival’s final look at the weekend’s festivities and the send off bash for all of it’s performers. Fancy gothic attire is encouraged. The show starts at 8 and after the last act, DJ Fayard will keep the party going with fabulous tracks.
|ELI ROSE (New Orleans, LA) “The Debonaire Mystic”, is a New Orleans based sword swallower, palm reader, sideshow performer and boylesque performer. He’s the cofounder The Little Top Circus and Medicine Show, New York’s most raucous turn-of-the-century revivalist tent show and Montreal’s Debonaire & Derriere production duo. He’s currently a member of both Bustout Burlesque and Bad Girls of Burlesque at House of Blues New Orleans, peddling his own brand of dashing death defiance!|
|TRIXIE MINX (New Orleans, LA) has delighted audiences throughout the U.S., Europe and Australia! Whether a bubbly blonde or a sultry brunette, her performance is sure to wow you. Known for her comic-inspired strip tease, she has toured with Comic Relief and recently was awarded HEEB top 100 for outstanding comedy. But Trixie is definitely good for more then a laugh. With a hour glass figure covered in jeweled lingerie, her energetic bumps and grinds will have you begging for more. Trixie is also a producer of three burlesque acts: Fleur De Tease, Burlesque Ballroom and Creole Sweet Tease.|
|DUCHESS DEBERRY (Auckland, New Zealand) is Aotearoa New Zealand’s premier export. Having extensively toured the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia and USA during 2015, the Duchess is now based at the exclusive Las Vegas Club in Auckland, where she has performed for noted national and international guests, including Quentin Tarantino. She was the winner of Hottest Piece of Ass 2014/15, and also awarded Favourite Show Stopping Moment and the International Recognition Award at the New Zealand Burlesque Festival Golden Garter Awards. The Duchess has been invited to perform at the Australian & Perth Burlesque Festivals, and the New Orleans Burlesque Festival 2015, as well as private shows as far away as the Greek Islands.|
|PASTEL SUPERNOVA (Toronto, Cananda) is an uninhibited performer who uses raw energy to slay the stage. Professionally trained in classical dance Pastel choreographed and performed for contemporary dance companies before touring internationally for some of the world’s top pop stars. She is a published model, film and television actor and teaches several classes based on developing women’s confidence and grace. She is the founder of Love Letters Cabaret, an ensemble of Canada’s top performers quoted to be “Toronto’s most exciting, edgy and sexually charged dance theatre company.” Pastel recently performed at the Burlesque Hall of Fame, was titled “Best Stage Presence” at Italy’s Como Burlesque Festival and is 2015’s Alternative People’s Choice Awards’ Top Burlesque Performer. Flare Magazine dubbed her one of Canada’s most influential women.|
|OLATSA ASSASSIN (Seattle, WA) is a burlesque dancer & classically trained vocalist from Seattle, WA. Known for her diminutive stature and captivating performance style, Olastsa delights in the juxtaposition of feminine beauty, dramatic intensity and seductive charm. With a background in dance, the visual arts and over ten years of theatrical training and vocal technique, Olatsa transitioned into the world of burlesque in early 2011. Performing primarily as a soloist, Olatsa has for many established producers in the Pacific Northwest.|
|ROSA LEE BLOOM (Little Rock, AK) was born from the Second Annual Spa City Sweethearts review in 2012, where she debut burlesque for the first time. She has been performing along side the ladies of the Foul Play Cabaret since then and has found her own performance style amongst the rest of the ladies in the troupe. Classic burlesque is her favorite style of performance but she doesn’t mind getting a little frisky in between her sweet smiles and loving looks to the crowd.|
|OPHIDIAN REVIVAL (New Orleans, LA) is the collaborative project of snake dancing duo Charlotte Treuse and Nikki le Villain. Founded in 2015, Ophidian Revival draws inspiration from the prohibition era, ancient mythologies, occult studies and serpent worship.
|THE DEBONAIRE & THE DERRIÈRE (New Orleans/Montreal) is a production and performance duo, comprised of Eli Rose of New Orleans and Lou Lou La Duchesse De Rière of Montreal. Together they have built a name for themselves, most notably, by producing a sold out 10-night run of their acclaimed “The Debonaire & The Derrière Present: Something Wicked This Way Comes” at Montreal’s Wiggle Room. Lou Lou is a renowned burlesque performer, having appeared on hundreds of stages across the world including Viva Las Vegas, and as an opening act for Dita Von Teese. Eli is a sword swallower of international acclaim and lived on the road for several years before setting roots in New Orleans. He’s graced many international stages and has appeared in print for publications such as Grey Magazine and Vice Magazine.|