Washington, DC's GiGi Holliday and Richmond, VA's Deanna Danger are taking Atlanta by storm as they kick off their summer tour, joined by Lola LeSoleil and Sadie Hawkins. You don't want to miss this evening of titillation and tease at Red Light Café!
$10 Adv – $13 Door
Doors @ 7:30 PM (ages 18+)
GiGi Holliday is Washington D.C.’s resurgence of glitz, glamour, and allure. Armed with eyelashes and an arsenal of glitter she has enticed audiences with her clever blend of sass and wit. Her presence has graced stages in Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, North Carolina, New York, Virginia and her native home Washington, D.C. where she was one of the first burlesque performers in 60 years to perform at the historic Howard Theater. GiGi is the founder and producer of Zou Zou Burlesque Revue and Chocolate Lounge: Performers of Color Burlesque / Variety Show and Headmistress of Studio Holliday School of Burlesque. She is proud to be a co-producer of Evil League of Ecdysiasts, Gilded Lily Burlesque (Balt. M.D.) and Naked Girls Reading D.C. The “Chocolate that melts your heart” enjoys the spotlight heating her up and melting her milk chocolate beauty all over the audience.
"The Warrior of Burlesque," Deanna Danger, is an international performance artist skilled in many genres, based in Richmond, VA. She is the Headmistress of Boom Boom Basics Burlesque & Performing Arts Studio, co-producer/co-founder of the Capital City Burlesque & Vaudeville Festival, debuting 4th of July weekend 2016, producer & director of Byrlesque At The Byrd, Richmond's classic burlesque and vaudeville showcase at the historic
Byrd Theatre, and founder & producer of national touring troupe, The Mason Dixie Burlesque Tour. She is Richmond's reigning, voted "Best Burlesque Performer" and the 2012 1st place "Crystal Corset Award" winner at the Pennsylvania Burlesque Festival.
Sadie Hawkins is Atlanta’s gravity-defying fireball. A burlesque aerialist and fire performance artist, her acts are charged with a sensuality and a sense of humor whether she’s in the air, on stage or afire. Since her debut in 2004, Sadie has been entertaining audiences both solo and with troupes counted among the best of Atlanta. Currently an independent performer, Sadie travels extensively as a featured performer at corporate events, festivals and local productions. She produces and hosts Last Pasties Standing, an improv burlesque game show, and she was headliner of the inaugural Virginia Burlesque & Sideshow Festival in 2013.
2013 Queen of Southern Fried Burlesque and reigning ABF Rocket Queen, Lola LeSoleil was raised on The Muppet Show and Carol Burnett, with a fancy for little shiny bits. Atlanta's award-winning stripteuse and instructor draws upon 20+ years of dance and performance to leave you with a smile on your face...and possibly a cocktail dribbled down your shirt.