Mondo Burlesque

The Civic Theatre (510 O’Keefe)
Doors 7pm/Showtime 8pm

All Reserved Seating. No flash photography allowed during the show.


Master of Ceremonies DANTE (New Orleans, LA)  has been a full-time professional magician for nearly two decades.  During that period, he has performed at festivals, resorts, and private events across the U.S. and in more than a dozen countries around the world.  He has hosted Bustout Burlesque for more than ten years along with guest performing with a variety of different productions including “LadyBeast Cabaret”  “Freaksheaux to Geaux”, “Clue”, “Cirque d’Licious”, “Grand Hotel”, “The Marvelous Show,” and “The Wonderfarm Cabaret” just to name a few. In 2015 he founded and produced the Flim Flam Variety Hour, which had a run of more than one hundred performances. When not doing magic, Dante leads the band the Dapper Dandies, a New Orleans traditional jazz band. He also presently plays his trumpet with the Latin band Treces Del Sur and also with the original bands Sweet Street Symphony and Herringbone Orchestra.
Ginger Valentine (Los Angeles, CA) “The Professional Tease,” is a classic striptease artist and instructor. 21st Century Burlesque Magazine calls Ginger Valentine “A consistently great performer to watch with eyes you could lose yourself in.” From walking the runway in fashion shows in New York City to touring the world in Dita Von Teese’s critically acclaimed burlesque shows, Strip Strip Hooray! and The Art of the Teese, Ginger Valentine has earned fans worldwide sharing her love of burlesque and striptease. Ginger was crowned “Queen of Burlesque” at the New Orleans Burlesque Festival and earned trophies at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in 2014 and 2015. In 2012, Kitty West, the Original Evangeline the Oyster Girl passed down her legendary act to Ginger Valentine. Kitty West made the act famous in the 40′s and 50′s on Bourbon Street. Now Ginger continues the legacy, performing this magical act in Bustout Burlesque in New Orleans.
Minxie Mimieux (Dallas, TX) “The Texan Tigress of Tease,” The 2016 Queen of Burlesque! This international stripteaser and crowd pleaser is the producer of Dallas’ hottest new burlesque and variety show, Elm St Tease! She’s an internationally published centerfold model, artist, actress, and film producer. She captivates audiences with her sensuous feline style, wild bumps and grinds, and radiant energy! During her reign as Queen of Burlesque she has been featured in numerous publications, and headlined in cities such as New York, Dallas, Portland, Denver, Austin, and New Orleans.
STEPHANIE BLAKE (Los Angeles, CA) Two time Miss Exotic World winner, appeared in over 50 films & TV shows. She toured with Sid Caesar and Imogene Cocoa.
Rosa Lee Bloom & Violet D’Vine (Hot Springs, Arkansas) Rosa and Violet are the perfect “Dream team”. They hail from the gorgeous Valley of the Vapors” nestled in the heart of Hot Springs Arkansas where the only thing hotter than the water is the women. Both are members of Arkansas’ longest running burlesque troupe the Foul Play Cabaret, where they host monthly burlesque shows at the historic Maxine’s Live. The pair have been taking the stage by storm since 2012 when they first came together for the debut of their very first duet. Since then, the two have been inseparable and continue to spice up the south with their love for each other and their craft of performing!
Veronica Yune (Los Angeles, California) Veronica Yune is an Aerial-Burlesque performer who can be seen teasing her way in the air and across the stages of Los Angeles.
Jameson Peligro (St Louis MO) Circus arts by day, saving planet earth one stage at a time, by night.. Jameson draws inspiration from every corner of the performing arts. With acts that range from character acting, fire eating and manipulation, acrobatics, circus arts, burlesque and sometimes all of the above. Jameson brings unique talents and a fresh approach to every stage.

Vivi Noir (New Jersey) Vivi Noir, the producer of Le Vaudeville Noir & Director of The Noir Follies, her performance credits include The BURLESQUE Show in Atlantic City, Celebrity Cruise Lines, Uncle Flyod’s Last Traveling Burlesque Show, Celeste Giuliano’s Pin-up Peep Show, a well as appearing in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, & Amateur Night at the Apollo. Miss Noir is the 2016 Promenade of Mermaid’s Grand Marshall & was crowned at the 2015 Golden Legends Championship Challenge as well as a runner up in the 2016 Crystal Corset.

Honey Lustre (Montreal, Quebec,Canada) Despite being new as can bee to the Montreal burlesque scene, this little queen has been working hard and hustling up a buzz off-stage. You better beehive yourself, because she’s a sweet and sticky little treat with a penchant for puns and getting low (on the glycemic index). Performing is her nectar of life, in fact, she can barely comb-tain her excitement when that spotlight hits. Don’t be fooled by those golden curls, she’s a threatening performer three times over that you can’t help pollen in love with.
Miss Stormy Gayle (New Orleans, LA) Miss Stormy Gayle is the 2015 Queen of Burlesque title holder. She has been a dancer with Bustout Burlesque on and off  for 14 years. After retiring earlier this year, she returns for a special one-time performance, accompanied by Chère Noble and Juno.
JUNO (New Orleans) Originally from Kansas City, MO, Juno has been entertaining audiences monthly in Bad Girls of Burlesque at House of Blues New Orleans since May of 2016. Whether performing classic or nerdlesque routines, she always has crowds cheering.