Zyra Lee Vanity: Best Burlesque AZ

The beautiful burlesque sensation, Zyra Lee Vanity, is back this week and she’s dressed in her finest sash and tiara!  Zyra has been titillating audiences internationally and at the 2018 Arizona Burlesque Festival she won the title of Best Burlesque!

You can catch Zyra Lee Vanity on stage as both performer and host at Sweet Temptation Burlesque on July 7th and at Melanin Fetish: An All Black Kinky Burlesque Revue on July 28th at Round Venue in Toronto.

Dress by Beni Boo Fashion
Photos by Dolly Shots Photography

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The Fuck Dress

I am thrilled to share this week’s photoset with you as it features one of my favourite dresses from the NYC designer Storm Ritter.  I stumbled into Storm’s studio in New York a few years ago and fell in love with her bold prints, bright colourful graphics and playful sense of humour.  The Fuck Dress is something I fell in love with the moment I laid eyes upon it and I’m so glad that Lunar Replicant and I were able to create such wonderful images featuring this beautiful garment!

Fuck Dress by Storm Ritter
Photos by Lunar Replicant 

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Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender 2019

Viva Las Vegas!!

Last weekend I had the absolute pleasure of attending my very first Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender!  For those who don’t know, BHOF is a weekend long convention celebrating everything Burlesque including the Tournament of Tease, a competition to crown that year’s burlesque royalty, and events that raise funds to support the Burlesque Hall of Fame Museum and our Burlesque Legends.

The weekend was packed full of events and I enjoyed many of them with my glamourous squad of Burly-Q Babes; Zyra Lee Vanity, Betty Quirk and Zilly Lilly! From the Photo Safari to the Sunday Pool Party to visiting the Burlesque Museum, the good times kept rolling and there was never a dull moment!

One of the highlights of the weekend was getting to see one of my dearest friends, Zilly Lilly, take the stage for the Movers, Shakers and Innovators showcase on Thursday Night to perform her legendary Beauty & The Beast Nerdlesque number.  She certainly made our Canadian crew proud as she danced her way through a Disney Princess rendition of NIN’s Closer in front of a massive audience of her peers!

This weekend was truly inspirational to me.  Seeing the Burlesque Legends, hearing their stories and learning about the history of the art form gave me a deeper respect for what we do.  Being surrounded by the queerest, most passionate and innovative performers of our time was nothing short of breathtaking.  I am coming off of this weekend with such a love and respect for this community and a sense of belonging in this crazy group of performing weirdos!

I hope you enjoy some fun photos from our crazy Vegas weekend!


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Two Fat Girls

I’m thrilled to share another fabulous photoset from my shoot with Lunar Replicant and the lovely Natasha!  Enjoy!

Photos by Lunar Replicant 

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Genie Emerald in Eleganza pt. 3

The sultry, seductive Genie Emerald is back for the final set in our series; Eleganza!

Photos by Dolly Shots Photography

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Jurassic Parts

The time has come for the next PeepshowTO Production; Jurassic Parts!  If you love dinosaurs or are a fan of ridiculousness you won’t want to miss this next production, happening on Sunday, June 2nd at Revival in Toronto.

Featuring performances by:

Betty Quirk
Charlie Quinn
Dew Lily
Dr. Orifice
Gigi Marx
Johleen
Maria Juana
Maximum Capacity
El Toro
Sevvy Skellington
Quik Lewinsky
Zilly Lilly
and More!

Hosted by:
Johnny B. Goode

See you there!

Poster images by Dolly Shots Photography

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Gloomth Valentine

I’m so pleased to share anther fun, photoset this week from Gloomth & the Cult of the Melancholy!

This look includes Gloomth’s Heart Shaped Box Dress and Leggings as well as some lovely vintage pieces and some of my favourite earrings from Rosita Bonita!

Enjoy!

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