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LEGEND, JUDITH STEIN
Canadian Burlesque Legend The Lady Divine, Ms. Judith Stein got her start as a go-go dancer and quickly developed her own unique style of elegant and comedic striptease that took her all over the world. Judith is Canada’s official Burlesque Legend, her dynamic performances and cheeky wit have made her a beloved feature attraction at festivals and shows around the globe.
photo: Kidd Gloves | top photo: Louise Bockner
THE LUMINOUS PARIAH
The Luminous Pariah, Seattle-based interdisciplinary cabaret performance artist! He tours extensively and has performed in over 100 international productions throughout Europe, Canada, and Australia. Luminous performs as a soloist as well as one-fourth of acclaimed boylesque collective Mod Carousel. Combining vivid costumes, unbridled strength, and dazzling elegance in an exciting amalgam that will unhinge your jaw!
photo: Meneldor | top photo: Witty Pixel
Ruthe Ordare is the Indigifemme Amuse Bouche, serving up hips, thighs and bedroom eyes! She is a proud founding member of the all Indigenous burlesque troupe Virago Nation from Vancouver, BC. Dubbed the Canadian Meringue for being light on her feet and twice as sweet, Ruthe serves up classic glamour with a contemporary pulse!
photo: fubarfoto | top photo: Sweet Moon