The Burlesque Artists

These artists performed in the 2014 Moisture Festival. Stay tuned for information on future events.

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Angelique DeVil

Sugar and spice, naughty and nice- but that is not all she is made of. Bursting on to the Portland burlesque scene, Miss Angelique DeVil is adding a little pop-n-lock to the bump and grind. Known for her...

Armitage Shanks

Armitage Shanks is one of the most sought after MC/performers on the International Burlesque & Cabaret scenes. Voted on the top 10 Male Performers of 2013 by 21st Century Burlesque, he is co-founder and...

Blurred Lines

Last summer the boys of Mod Carousel joined forces with Caela Bailey, Sydni Deveraux and Dalisha Phillips to produce a video parody of Robin Thicke's controversial hit song Blurred Lines. They explained...

Buckaroos

BUCKAROOS USA is a rare combination of sexy and down-home fun comprised of dance, comedy and theater. Professional dancers and veterans of the Northwest entertainment scene Jonathan Betchtel, Keon Price,...

Clayton Murray

We've asked Clayton Murray to help set the mood for the people entering the Broadway Performance Hall on some of the Burlesque nights and he has agreed. ********************************** Clayton...

Duo Volta

Duo Volta is a static trapeze duet comprised of Oliver Parkinson and Adrienne Jack-Sands. Based out of Seattle, Washington, they met in 2012 at Emerald City Trapeze Arts where they both currently teach...

Duo XY

Thomas and Justin met while working on Cirque du Soleil's "La Nouba" and began to train duo static trapeze. From there they moved to Montreal to further their technique and create Duo XY under the direction...

Ernie Von Schmaltz

As I'm sure you can tell, I'm a ladies man. Love the ladies. I really enjoy treating the ladies to a real man; a real man that can perform. You ladies like a man that can perform, dontcha? I can be seen...

Evilyn Sin Claire

Moisture Festival veteran, Evilyn Sin Claire, brings mouthwatering magnetism to cabarets all around the Northwest. Sinner Saint Burlesque's "Wild Child" is popular for her sultry, sensual and sometimes...

Fuchsia FoXXX

Crowned the "Hot Pink Habanero" by The Stranger and voted "Seattles' Sexiest Burlesque Performer" (2008) Fuchsia FoXXX is the stand out hybrid of bellydance for the burlesque stage. Entertaining audiences...

Georgetown Orbits

The Georgetown Orbits boast a heavy regimen of traditional Ska and upbeat, roots-influenced Reggae. One of the few bands to pay tribute to the old sounds of Jamaican Ska, The Orbits will add their bounce...

Heavenly Spies

The Heavenly Spies began in 2003 and are now celebrating their 10th year anniversary of sleuthing, slinking and sparkling on Seattle stages and beyond. They made their mark in the Neo-Burlesque movement...

Heidi Von Haught & Randi Rascal

For one show only, two of Seattle's more dynamic burlesque performers are teaming up. Heidi Von Haught and Randi Rascal have plans! Iconoclast, Anthropologist, Jester, Stripper: Randi Rascal is your own...

Honky Tonkers duo - Steve Flynn & Ricky Gene Powell

We've asked these guys to help launch the party at the Broadway Performance Hall on Burlesque nights and they are set to do just that. Steve Flynn is a multi-instrumentalist with the most diverse styles...

Inga Ingénue

Inga Ingénue, “The Little Blonde Bomb”, holds the prestigious title of Miss Viva Las Vegas which she won at the 2011 Viva Las Vegas International Burlesque Competition, and has been voted one of the Top...

Iva Handfull

Iva Handfull is a modern heathen in the Burlesque world, an albino Grace Jones, both a fashion Icon and rock & roll Diva. She’s co-producer of Discontinued Trim Productions, producing Burlesque shows...

J. Von Stratton

J. Von Stratton has been delighting audiences in the Seattle area for years. She began her career as "The Doe-Eyed Darling" Honey D. Luxe, in the critically acclaimed Atomic Bombshells (www.theatomicbombshells.com)....

Jacki and Nicolo

Jacki and Nicolo are contemporary circus artists specializing in duo aerial straps. Their expressive and fluid style is influenced by their combined experience in capoeira, contortion, physical theatre...

Jenny Penny

Jenny Penny is a Jill of all trades; Aerialist, Acrobalancer, Fire performer, Circus entertainer, Burlesque dancer and Freak. Jenny has been performing in Seattle and around the globe since 2004. Over...

Kevin Joyce

Kevin is Creator and Host of the variety show Big Night Out on the Seattle Channel. With his wife Martha Enson he runs EnJoy Productions, which produces live entertainment for corporate and special events,...

Kevin Kent

Kevin was one of the original cast members of Seattle's acclaimed Teatro ZinZanni. He is a writer, director and producer whose work has led him overseas in addition to being a steady presence in Seattle's...

Laura Stokes

LAURA STOKES is a zealous movement researcher, educator and performer. Always fascinated by the notion of embodied experience, she was a child gymnast, a teenage ballerina, and at one point, a budding...

Lily Verlaine

“A living, breathing work of art,” Lily Verlaine is a classical ballet dancer and burlesque artist. She has studied at San Francisco Ballet and other notable schools with some of the most beloved names...

Louie Foxx

Louie Foxx celebrated his interest in childish pursuits even before the birth of his child gave him "... a valid excuse to go to the zoo once a week and build forts out of the sofa cushions." He spent...

Luminous Pariah

The Luminous Pariah is a traveling Seattle-based interdisciplinary BOYlesque character, model, and cabaret performance artist. Luminous has been sharing his effervescent style since early 2009. He tours...

Madame X and her Lawyer

Mme X is just back from traveling around the world in a very, very, very slick black stretch limo. It really is a jungle out there. It was so hot… so wild… so many small people. Her attorney is likely...

Miss Ekaterina

Ekaterina was born and raised in Russia. She began performing at the age of five as a rhythmic gymnast and became a member of the Russian National team, competing successfully in numerous international...

Miss Indigo Blue

"We are sorry to announce that Miss Indigo Blue will not be able to attend Moisture Festival 2014. We will miss her this year and her fans are encouraged to click through to her website to know when and...

Mod Carousel

Mod Carousel is a multidisciplinary BOYlesque collective featuring the talents of the Luminous Pariah, Paris Original, and Trojan Original. Mod C has performed regularly since their founding in 2010....

Moist-ettes Ensemble

The Moist-ette Ensemble is the Festival’s very own troupe of ever changing beauties. As the curtain rises, they will once again heat up the stage and intentionally elevate your temperature a bit to assure...

Noelle Wood

Pole dance performer Noelle Wood has demonstrated her appealing art in various venues in Seattle and beyond. Noelle has been recognized for her artistry in several competitions including taking first place...

Paris Original

Paris Original is poetry in motion, exuding the graceful elegance of balletic beauty. This international burlesque star calls on his extensive experience in many forms of dance and theatre to craft his...

Randi Rascal

Iconoclast, Anthropologist, Jester, Stripper: Randi Rascal is your own private radical. An incendiary alloy of beauty and wit, she will seduce you out of the mainstream and into her world of glamorous...

Russell Bruner

Russell Bruner is a variety artist, swing dancer, emcee and boylesque peeler. As a performer and choreographer, Russell has recently won 3 titles at the world renowned Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend held...

Shanghai Pearl

The Shanghai Pearl is The Tantalizing Temptress from Taipei, Tempestuous Temple of Temptations, and Princess of Pulchritude! Miss Pearl is an internationally renowned burlesque performer and instructor...

Steve Flynn

Steve Flynn is a Northwest composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Playing piano, Hammond organ, and keyboards, he appears with the rock/rhythm-and -blues/Americana bands Jr Cadillac, Alice Stuart...

Swami YoMahmi

Swami Yomahmi (Yo' Mommy) performs phenomenal feats of physical comedy and linguistic vaudeville. He creates fractured fairytales drawn from the Sideshow aesthetic, infused with a love of pop culture,...

Sydni Deveraux

In 2013 classic striptease artist, producer, instructor and jazz singer- Sydni Deveraux “The Golden Glamazon” was recognized worldwide with the award of 1st Runner Up for Queen at the Burlesque Hall of...

Trixie Little & the Evil Hate Monkey

TRIXIE LITTLE & MONKEY are an award-winning acrobatic burlesque superduo who has been flipping and stripping since 2002. Based in New York City, they are known for their highly skilled antics and electric...

Trojan Original

As a professional dancer, Trojan was classically trained in Ballet and Modern dance and has been performing dance professionally for seven years. In a fun twist of events, Trojan discovered Burlesque through...

Waxie Moon

Waxie Moon, a gender-blending “boylesque” performance-art stripping sensation has performed at various venues throughout Seattle including Key Arena, On the Boards, The Seattle Rep, ACT Theatre, The Moore...

Zero Boy

Zero Boy is an East Village icon and vocal acrobat. His solo comedic routines have been featured throughout the U.S. and Europe in theater, vaudeville, burlesque, television and radio. He has been featured...