March 14, 2019 - April 7, 2019

ARCHIVE: LIBERTEASE CABARET PERFORMERS

A Unicycle Built For Two

Nick & Wendy Harden are A Unicycle Built for Two. They bring together the unicycle, acrobatics, and light-hearted romance. The Seattle Met called their act a “can’t-miss.” Time Out New...

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Adra Boo of Fly Moon Royalty

Vocalist Adra Boo’s roots are planted firmly in musical theater. “I started to step out and sing in high school – I got into theater, and whenever there was a...

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Adrienne Jack-Sands

Adrienne Jack-Sands has been involved in performance art since childhood, playing violin from age six and viola since she was 12. At the American Ballet Theatre school in New York...

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Amara Strutt

​Amara Strutt performed her first burlesque act at the age of two for an audience of extended family and friends at thanksgiving dinner. Shortly thereafter she enrolled in Ballet and...

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Amy G

Amy Gordon is a revolutionary comedienne (she spins around a lot, anyway). The granddaughter of The Little Giant, a vaudevillian acrobat/ukulele playing song and dance man of little renown but...

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Angelique DeVil

Angelique DeVil is internationally known for her unique choreography and dynamic stage presence. Though she has been training, performing or teaching dance for most of her life, it was in...

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Armitage Shanks, The Carny Preacher

Armitage Shanks is the performance “nom de guerre” of David Crellin. He has traveled the world for the past ten years as an international circus and cabaret MC, performer, educator...

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Aviatrix

Last year this rocking 4-girl team of aerial stunt women brought you the aerobatic stunts of “Wingwalking” – a triple trapeze precision flying spectacle. They are back in a whole...

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Aviatrix Ground Crew

Every team of daredevil pilots needs a solid Ground Crew with lots of experience under their collective belts. One look under the belts of these luscious young ladies will tell...

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Babette LaFave

Ms. LaFave has been performing in the worlds of circus cabaret, and burlesque for many moons. Starting in Vancouver BC, she was a member of the Karen Jamieson Dance Co,...

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Bella Jovan

Bella Jovan is a professional international award winning dance artist and choreographer renowned for her energetic, enticing, and vibrant style. Bella is extremely passionate about modern Egyptian and American style belly...

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Belle Cozette

Belle Cozette has been performing burlesque in and around the Seattle area for ten years. She combines effervescent wit and intoxicating beauty to create narrative masterpieces that titillate and tantalize...

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Bellini Twins

Their mother was a trapeze artist in The Bohemian National Circus. She was, as they say, a real swinger. Therefore this next act came to see the light of day...

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Ben De La Creme

As a performer, emcee, party hostess, and event promoter Ben DeLaCreme has appeared in theaters and nightclubs from coast to coast ever since the fateful day in 2002 when s/he...

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Blanche DeBris

American Treasure Blanche DeBris is giddy to return once again to the Moisture Festival, her burlesque birthplace! Since debuting here in 2008, she has managed to not get herself kicked...

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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....

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Booby Trap Players

Performing Variety/comedy sketches both new and old, with humorous twists … we expect to be surprised.

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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,...

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Buxom

Cowgirl cabaret duo, Buxom, is formed by cellist/vocalist Ashia Grzesik and guitarist/vocalist Amanda Richards. These two met as finalists in one of Portland’s open mic competitions in 2008. Their outrageously...

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Caela Bailey

Caela Bailey is a born and raised Seattle artist celebrating the release of her first album, ‘The Gospel Of The Gutter Queen’. Caela grew up surrounded by street performers, circus...

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Cassady Rose Bonjo

Cassady Rose Bonjo was born in the beautiful woods of Chester County, Pennsylvania. After ten years of dance and classical ballet education, Rose was introduced to circus arts at age...

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Cassie Cutler

Growing up in Los Angeles, California, Cassie was always bouncing with energy. She began gymnastics at age 5, and competed until the age of 16. From there, she found circus...

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Chris Harder

Chris Harder is a North Dakota raised, New York based male burlesque performer—think “Raunchy Romeo of Burlesque!” Harder has stripped and teased (and then some) around the world including stops...

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City Circus

Sasha Harrington and Chloe Gordon-Murer are San Francisco based performers, with the troupe City Circus. They create doubles aerial acts on tissue, rope, hoop and straps, as well as work...

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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 family...

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Coco Framboise

Oh, she’s a dish all right! From New York to Los Angeles, Amsterdam to Rome, Coco Framboise is one of the most captivating burlesque and cabaret performers on the international...

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Correo Aereo Trio, with Amy Denio

Pronounced: Core-RAY-o Eye-AIR-e-o Spanish, meaning: Air-Mail… ******************************* Cuz that is how sound travels you know, delivered through the air on waves of sound that penetrate you; not just through the...

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Craig Sutherland

Craig Sutherland has more flavor with less calories. He builds strong bodies twelve ways. Craig is America’s sweetheart. He rights wrongs and … what the hell is he doing with...

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Daredevil Chicken Club

Welcome to ‘The Honeymoon Cabaret’ starring Marc and Svetlana Buttersworth. When an American cheeseball loves a Russian mail-order bride, a vaudevillian feast of comic proportions is born! This couple is...

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Della Moustachella

Long has Della Moustachella pondered over what it means to be sexy. Her work reflects these preponderances and convey a strong message of empowerment coated in side-splitting comedy in pieces...

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Di’ Lovely

Coined as the Weapon of Mass Seduction, it is no wonder how Di’ Lovely has taken the international scene by storm. She performs with sensuality and overflowing energy that can...

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Dizzy Daze

Newfangled Heathen Trapeze from Lara Paxton (Circus Contraption, Aerialistas) and Jill Marissa (ticktock). They’re excited to be performing at Moisture Festival as a finale to their whirlwind 8-month regional PNW...

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du Caniveaux Dancing Bears

The bears have been doing their sweet dance number now for almost twenty years and they still don’t have it down. No matter, they’ll have you bending over backwards as...

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Duo de Luna

When the two ladies of this stunning and sexy new duo met, it was trapeze love at first sight. Together, Cameron and Marina as Duo de Luna, relay through their...

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Duo Flor de Piel

Patricio was born in Argentina and has 18 years of experience as a Tango dancer. In 2008 Patricio joined the creation of ZAIA, the first show staged by Cirque du...

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Duo Madrona

Ben Wendel and Rachel Nehmer met as biology students at Haverford College. After a successful stint as lab partners, the couple decided to try out a new kind of collaboration–this...

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Duo Rêves

Internationally acclaimed Duo Rêves is the creative collaboration of Quynbi and Eric Esteb, co-creators of whirlwind aerial/shadow show ‘Into the Dreaming’. Bringing dramatic spectacle and glamorous levity to venues near...

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Duo Rose

The first American circus artists to perform in Havana, Cuba since 1959 The passionate, romantic trapeze performance of Duo Rose combines unique dynamic elements with aerial contortion. The seamless flow...

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Duo Volta

Duo Volta is performing in Moisture Variete and Burlesque shows this year. To see their the dates of their Variete performances, check out their schedule on their bio page under...

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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...

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Eartha Quake

Eartha Quake “9.9 on the Richter Scale, it wasn’t San Andreas’ Fault!” was born and raised in tremor capital San Francisco. Her first brush with striptease was as a cashier...

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Eddie Van Glam

Eddie Van Glam made the transition from wrestler to burlesque artist seem natural. Growing up, he thought of professional wrestlers as comic book superheroes come to life. “I admired the...

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Elle Dorado

Elle Dorado was the winner of the 2014 New Orleans Burlesque Festival ‘Queen of Burlesque’ competition. She says that her very first exposure to burlesque was while on vacation with...

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EmpeROAR Fabulous!!!

EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! is a vocalist, songwriter, burlesque performer, and emcee based in Seattle, Washington. His whip clever and tongue in cheek songs are carried on vocals with a wide range,...

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Eric Schwartz

Eric Schwartz’s razor sharp, adults-mostly, on-the-spot wit combined with his exceptional musicality have made him a stand-out performer when appearing on the Comedy Central Stage (in Sit’n Spin); with comedy...

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Ernie Von Schmaltz

Ernie Von Schmaltz is an internationally known drag-king persona embodying “male” burlesque. As “The Man, The Myth, The Mustache”, his absurd stereotyped portrayal of masculinity has been delighting and probably confusing audiences...

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Evil Hate Monkey

The Evil Hate Monkey is New York City’s sexiest simian. As an award-winning acrobatic burlesque legend, Monkey has been throwing his poo at audiences since 2002. He has earned the...

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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 downright dangerous...

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Ezra Weill

It all started when Ezra’s dad taught him how to juggle; after that there was no stopping him. As a youth he was performing street shows at local Seattle Festivals....

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Flirty Sanchez

As a burlesque performer and emcee, Flirty Sanchez combines her background in improv, musical comedy, and clowning with her desire to use burlesque as a means of pushing social change...

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Fly Moon Royalty

Fly Moon Royalty is comprised of soulful vocalist, Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J. While their backgrounds couldn’t be more different, the musical partnership of Fly Moon Royalty came about...

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Flying Caribe Girls

The Flying Caribe Girls are Martha Enson and Esther Edelman. Both are founding members of UMO Ensemble. Their have flown together and solo on rope, tissue, bungee, trapeze, lyra and...

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Foolz

Two performers: one outwardly calm, the other wound tighter than a spring. If there is a dim-witted innocence about them, it’s because their childlike charm permeates their world, placing them...

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Frank Olivier

Frank Olivier developed his unique off-beat brand of humor in San Francisco’s comedy clubs. He was soon sharing the bill with Dana Carvey, Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, and others. New...

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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...

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Fugazi

Veterans of Cirque du Soleil and Ringling Brothers, Stephan Choiniere & Lina Tabakova team up to present a new collaboration in an act called Fugazi. this performance has the spectacular...

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Georgetown Orbits

The Georgetown Orbits boast a heavy regimen of traditional Ska and soulful Reggae. They have gained international attention as one of the few bands to pay tribute to the sounds...

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Golden Shower

David Underwood and Williams Rodriguez, Las Vegas arcrobatic artists, will present their legendary hand-to-hand act called “Golden Shower”. Come see why this remarkable performance has so many tongues wagging in...

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Hacki Ginda

Hacki was living in West Berlin on the day that the Berlin Wall came down. He went, as soon as he could, into the East looking for a place to...

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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...

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Heidi Von Haught

Heidi Von Haught has been involved in Seattle’s Neo Burlesque scene since 2004, producing and performing in hundreds of shows across the country during that time. Heidi began her career...

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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...

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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...

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Hot Pink Feathers

“Best of the Bay” dance company Hot Pink Feathers is in it’s 10th year of Delighting the World, One Showgirl at a Time. The Feathers spread joy and wonder through...

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House of Verlaine

An Exquisite Assemblage of Daring Classical Artists, House of Verlaine pushes the boundaries of burlesque and ballet by bringing to life the hedonistic classical fantasias that live in the mind...

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Iva Handfull

Seattle’s Iva Handfull is a modern heathen in the Burlesque world, both a fashion Icon and Burlesque rock star. Mz. Handfull is a fierce, alternative neo-Burlesquer known for her inventive,...

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Ivizia Dakini

Ivizia is a Portland based entertainer who has been thrilling audiences around the world since 2001. With over 13 years of specializing in fire performance, she has also become a...

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J. Von Stratton

J. Von Stratton has been delighting audiences in the Seattle area for over a decade. She is the 2015 Queen of Roses a la the Oregon Burlesque Festival. J. Von...

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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 and dance....

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Jasper McCann

Born in Kentucky and raised up in Kansas City, Jasper McCann studied vocal music at the University of Kansas and traveled extensively before finding Seattle and, eventually, the Seattle burlesque...

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Jenny Penny

Jenny is an Aerialist, Acrobalancer, Fire performer, Circus entertainer, Burlesque dancer and Freak. She has been performing in Seattle and around the globe since 2004. For the past eight years...

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Jesse Belle-Jones

Jesse Belle-Jones, “The Modern Sexual Intellectual,” is one bluestocking babe whose edgy antics and sultry grace will leave audiences scratching their heads and panting for more. With her strong dance...

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Joanne Klein

Joanne Klein, featured singer with The Moist-ettes, has performed in almost every theatre in Seattle. She has sung in Paris, Costa Rica, Canada, NYC, Los Angeles, Portland, Ashland, Coeur D’Alene,...

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Jonathan Rose

Jonathan Rose’s interest in circus arts began in Mexico, where he was a roustabout in a small, family-owned circus. For several months he served as caretaker of the many exotic...

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Jovie DeVoe

Wild as a mink and sweet as a soda pop, Jovie DeVoe was first and foremost an artist before debuting in the burlesque community in 2012. Bringing her background in...

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Kaleb Hagan-Kerr

Kaleb Hagan-Kerr, has been performing in Seattle a little over 13 years. He is the Lead singer of soul inspired band “The Witness”, former Mr. Beltown, 2012 Mazen award winner,...

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Karolina Lux

Karolina Lux, originally from the Bay Area, has spent the past 2 years in Portland, making herself a name as one of the most desired belly dance/burlesque fusion artists, pushing...

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Kellita

Reigning Carnaval SF Queen Kellita descends from a long line of sassy dancers. Her Spanish grandmother routinely danced flamenco on tabletops while her Lebanese aunt entertained vaudeville audiences as The...

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Kerri N’Fuego

Setting your hearts and parts on fire! Kerri says “​I’m a sensual acrobat in polyamorous affair with my pole and chair. I create gravity defying experiences which will evoke your...

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Kevin Joyce

Kevin’s Sylvester Dickey character has been a beloved Moisture Festival host for a decade. An actor, host, show producer and musician, Kevin composed the Festival’s interactive “Moisture Song”, with the...

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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...

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Lady Rizo

Lady Rizo aka Amelia Zirin-Brown is a NYC based cabaret star, composer, actor and performance artist. She is also a Grammy winner for her 2010 collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma on...

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Lady Tatas

A Seattle native, Lady Tatas has been twirling and teasing around town since 2007. “The Debutante of Derriere” approaches the medium of burlesque with camp and extravagance, dabbling in comedy,...

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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,...

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Layne Fawkes

Layne Fawkes is an internationally traveled performer based out of Portland, Oregon. She specializes in neo-burlesque but is also an accomplished singer, actress, writer, and model. Most recently she successfully...

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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...

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Liza Rose

Since settling in Seattle in 2008, Liza has worked with the Aerialistas, Manifold Motion, the Atomic Bombshells, Lily Verlaine, the Seattle Erotic Art Festival, the Moisture Festival, cellist Zoe Keating,...

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Lo-Lo Flamingo

When Lo-Lo takes the stage, the audience immediately becomes caught up in the excitement of it all. As her juggling clubs maneuver magically through the air, nothing of the years...

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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...

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Luminous Pariah

the Luminous Pariah is a Seattle-based interdisciplinary cabaret performance artist. Lumi tours extensively and has performed in over 100 international productions throughout Europe, Canada, and Australia. Luminous performs as a...

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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…...

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Manuela Horn

Manuela Horn, also known as the Austrian Amazon, is riding the whirlwind! We’re so pleased to have her join our Moisture Festival cast. Manuela is a yodeling, dancing, acting comedic...

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Maria Margiyeva

Maria was born in Kiev, Ukraine. At the age of 7 she began her career as an athlete of rhythmic gymnastics on the Club Dynamo of Kiev coached by Vera...

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Medianoche

Described by the New York Times as “pure sexy”, Medianoche has been a staple in the New York City burlesque scene since 2008. Born and raised in southern Spain, she...

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MeeZee

MeeZee is a character actor, chair stacker, clown, roaming/ambient specialist and Bboy (breakdancer). Based out of the San Francisco Bay Area, MeeZee performs frequently with a group that describes itself as having...

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Meraki Duo Acrobatics

Meraki (may-rah-kee) Greek: The soul, creativity, or love put into your work. Meraki duo is a performance duet specializing in combining diverse individual skills with partner acrobatics. Hand balancing, contortion,...

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Midnite Martini

Midnite Martini is the “Mile HIgh Flying Tease” from Denver, CO. She combines her aerial acrobatic skills with the art of tease. Midnite has titillated audiences across the world from...

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Miles and Karina

One reviewer called their music “wonderful, … irreverent, purposefully silly, very sophisticated …” Another said “these stellar musicians have stepped up and into a musical circle where only a few...

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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...

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Miss Indigo Blue

“Delicious” “Fierce” “Obscenely Comedic” Miss Indigo Blue is all of this and more. One of the most sought after performers in the world, Indigo has ranked in the top 15...

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Mod Carousel

Mod Carousel is a Seattle-based multidisciplinary cabaret performance art collective featuring the talents of the Luminous Pariah, Paris Original, Trojan Original, and Moscato Extatique. Mod C has performed regularly since...

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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...

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Moscato Extatique

Sparkling, sweet, and kind of a bitch. Moscato Extatique is a classically trained dancer and award winning choreographer based out of Seattle, WA where he earned a BFA in Dance...

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Mr. Gorgeous

Mr. Gorgeous has been charming audiences around the globe since 2009, with his comedic and charismatic approach to contemporary burlesque. He has become a frequent persona in NYC nightlife, working...

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Ms. Briq House

Ms. Briq House is an advocate of sensuality and an experiential instructor of intimacy. You may also know her as a Burlesque Performer, Producer, Emcee and all-around Bad Ass Bitch....

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Mystic O’Reilley

Mystic O’Reilley has described herself this way: “Sexual & Spiritual Entertainer, Educator & Revolutionary. Specializing in interactive performance art.” We know that she’s planning to show us her Trash Fan...

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Naked Truth

The Naked Truth show band that will anchor all Burlesque shows and the two Variete shows presented at the Broadway Performance Hall is a new band made up of not-so-new...

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NANDA

NANDA pumps as much steamy, action packed entertainment as possible into a short explosion of pure burl…esque. Always leaving the audience satisfied, NANDA’s motto is; “the audience always comes first”.

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Nich Galzin

A native of Chicago, Nich’s skills include several forms of acrobatics and aerial work. He will perform in Burlesque this year on a gymnastic device known in America as the...

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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...

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Olatsa Assassin

Olatsa Assassin is a burlesque dancer, actress & classically trained vocalist from the city of Seattle, WA. With a background in musical theater, the visual arts and over ten years of theatrical...

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Oliver & Megan Duotrapeze

Oliver Parkinson entered the world of circus by way of a diverse athletic background including fencing, rugby, and mixed martial arts. His imposing strength, athleticism, and surprising grace have engrossed...

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Oliver Parkinson and Cassie Cutler

Oliver Parkinson entered the world of circus by way of a diverse athletic background including fencing, rugby, and mixed martial arts. His imposing strength, athleticism, and surprising grace have engrossed...

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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...

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Patricia Charms

Born in Singapore and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Patricia Charms is known as Portland’s first and only stilt walking striptease pole artist. She began stilt walking four years ago...

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Peculiärs

The Peculiärs are connoisseurs of the peculiar, seekers of odd musical gems of a bygone era, fastidious dressers. Ladies and Gentlemen, The Peculiärs. To see The Peculiärs, be sure to...

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Persephone Illyri

Persephone Illyri exudes enchantment, adorned in only rhinestones and glitter. With effortless poise and mesmerizing femininity, Persephone thrives at the intersection of modern art and classic burlesque. Called Seattle’s Goddess...

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Pidgeon Von Tramp

With the goal of making you laugh infused into every piece she creates Pidgeon Von Tramp brings humor into everyday events brought to the stage. Of course she may also...

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Pink Lady

Pink Lady DiAnn is the perfect combination of sultry siren and a sweet little flapper with a whole lot of sass! She is a performer of many talents; having won...

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Pinky d’Ambrosia

Circus Contraption’s vocalist, trumpet strumpet, dancer, Opera Diva, costumer and volunteer coordinator is described on that troupe’s website as one who “makes men swoon” with her siren song and we’ve...

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Polly Wood

Polly got her start at Miss Indigo Blue’s Academy of Burlesque back in 2006, where she is now the Executive Secretary and Teacher in Training. She’s also on the Steering...

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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...

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Ray Gunn

Ray has been making audiences submit to his dirty imagination throughout dozens of cities nationally and internationally including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and The UK.  In 2013, Ray was crowned...

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RedBone

Internationally known, Minnesota Grown RedBone has been performing since 2005 as one third of Foxy Tann and Wham Bam Thank You Ma’ams who won the 2006 “Best Troupe” and “Most...

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Retro Verso

Retro Verso (aka Terry Crane & Erica Rubinstein) is a genre and gender challenging partner acrobatics duet that flips our preconceptions on their head. Terry is a professional circus artist...

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Rhys Thomas

Whether walking up a stairway of blades, gliding along a slack rope, juggling pins, spinning crockery on sticks (for no known reason) or offering other circus-style feats Rhys Thomas’ climb-up,...

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Ron W. Bailey

Ron’s a musician. That should almost be enough to say about a person, don’tchya think? Yeah, he is also the guy who first envisioned Seattle having its own Comedy/Variete/Burlesque festival...

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Rose Nisker

Rose Nisker comes to us this year from the San Francisco Bay Area. A remarkable aerialist with extensive dance training, Rose’s love of movement has taken her around the world...

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Ruby Mimosa

“The Island Flower” Ruby is the 4th generation in her family to be born and raised in Hawaii. Brought up on Hula, Ballet, and Gymnastics, this little flower has been...

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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...

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Sabrina Chap

Sabrina Chap is a Brooklyn based songwriter, cabaret performer, and pianist. Called, ‘Guaranteeably vaudevillian chic’, she is known for her high voltage live performances. ‘Imagine, if you can, Judy Garland...

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Sailor St. Claire

Sailor St. Claire is a curvaceous redhead with learned mind and an A+ anatomy. Since 2009, The Showgirl Scholar has been putting her knowledge of the literary canon to more-than-scholarly...

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Sally Pepper

Sally has exercised a dizzying array of vaudeville skills ranging from aerial expertise to hula hooping, tap dancing, stilt walking, tumbling, group acrobatics, and roller skating. Working for years with...

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Shanghai Pearl

The Shanghai Pearl is an internationally renowned Burlesque performer and producer based in Seattle, Washington. She is celebrated for her extravagant costumes, bawdy humor, sizzling strip-tease, high glamour, and pulchritudinous...

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Sinner Saint Burlesque

Sinner Saint Burlesque produces Seattle’s longest continually running weekly burlesque show, featuring 8 week long themed runs and guest appearances by international burlesque sensations! Our troupe is composed of 5...

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spICE

Hailing from South Los Angeles, spICE! is a dynamic performer who has studied dance and performed professionally for over a decade years. She’s a cameleon who blends various movement styles....

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Steven Flynn

For over 40 years Steven Flynn has been singing and playing piano rooted in blues, boogie woogie, New Orleans R&B, rock & roll and jazz in barrooms, nightclubs, concerts, and...

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Sugar Cane Jane

Known as The Velvet Painting Come To Life, Sugar Cane Jane is a Chicago born Oakland, California based burlesque entertainer, designer, visual artist & internationally published muse. A 2015 Burlesque...

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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, witty...

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Swedish Housewife

The Swedish Housewife was born in Stockholm and raised a broad. This Sintillating Smorgasbord and Peeler” aka Ginger! is a Seattle based international performer and nationally working producer. The Village...

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Sydni Deveraux

With beautiful alluring features, and at a statuesque and very leggy 6’2″, she is one of the tallest established performers the business. Sydni’s charming performance style is an entertaining mix...

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Sylvia Rose

As a member of the aerial team, Duo Rose, Sylvia’s work in the air is a well known wonder among the performers in America’s and Europe’s Varieté/New Vaudeville scene. Her...

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Tamara the Trapeze Lady

Tamara “The Trapeze Lady”! Gayly spreading Love Lust and Glitter from above since 1993. Her career highlights include: Producer of the now historic neo-Burlesque incubator The Fallen Women Follies; Producer,...

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Tana the Tattooed Lady & Niels Goldmember

Tana is that singing, dancing, one-woman-arts-district who debuted in 2004 with Seattle’s Atomic Bombshells & as one of El Vez’s Elvettes. Her notable performances include Miss Exotic World competition, Vancouver,...

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TANSY

TANSY Commonly described as “The Elizabeth Taylor of Burlesque,” this vintage vixen teases with both humor and a sophisticated sensuality. A staple on the New York City burlesque stages, Tansy...

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Tanya Brno

Tanya (Tova de Luna) has been an influential part of the Seattle circus scene for over 12 years, after having trained most of her life at the nation’s top ballet...

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TAQUEET$!

Born and raised in Seattle TAQUEET$! is a dancer with a style all her own. As a child she studied at Pacific Northwest Ballet and Spectrum as well as being...

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Terry Crane

Having languished long enough in higher education, Terry Crane finally surrendered to restless urges that lead him to walk calmly away with the circus at the tender age of 20....

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Terry Crane with Xochitl Sosa

Terry Crane with Xochitl Sosa! We are so excited to have them presenting their combined talents at the 2018 Moisture Festival Cabaret. You are in for a special treat. Having...

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The Duet That Do It

Bolt Action is probably an android running on lightning and the power of rock. Scarlett O’Hairdye is probably an alien spy sent to Earth who got distracted by Star Trek...

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The Innamorati

The Innamorati is the creative collaboration of Quynbi and Eric Esteb. They have been poetically described by Edward S. Koizumi as “abiding in a dimension of dramatic radiance and diminished...

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The One The Only INGA

The One The Only Inga is an internationally renowned burlesque star, born and raised in Seattle. Her charismatic and precise performances have entertained audiences all over the world, winning her...

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Top Hat Dancers

Jennifer Sutherland became a life-time member of The Royal Famille Du Caniveaux the hard way: She married one of them. She can often be seen performing bits that include singing...

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TriBellas Belly Dancers

TriBellas is a Tribal Fusion Belly Dance trio taking the Seattle/South Puget Sound region by storm. Members – Christina Amadeo, Janice Hodge and Juwana Hodge create unique and dynamic choreography...

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Trixie Little

Trixie Little is the Reigning Queen of Burlesque, Miss Exotic World 2015 and New York City’s pint-size powerhouse! Trixie also has the alternative title “Queen of No Fucks” because she...

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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...

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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...

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Velones

The Velones are Cathy Sutherland and Martha Enson. Between them, the theater arts scene in Seattle is and has been a richer. Aerialistas, Royal Famille du Caniveaux, The Velones, Flying...

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Velvet Ice

“The Sleaze with Ease, The Tower of Power, the Torrid Velvet Ice” Velvet Ice was born at the old Follies in San Francisco, 1973 in to Rock & Roll Hippie...

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Violetta Beretta

VIOLETTA BERETTA is “Hawaiiʻs Burlesque Sweetheart,” & the Producer/Director of the Hawaii Burlesque Festival & Revue, soon to celebrate it’s 6th year in paradise! Violetta is a sultry Hapa-Hawaiian burlesque...

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Vita Radionova

A featured performer in the 2003 Tiger Lilies circus tour of Finland, France, England, Germany and Greece, the sensational Ukrainian contortionist and hula-hoop artist Vita Radionova made her North American...

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Von Foxies

The Von Foxies are Seattle’s hottest burlesque power-trio: Pidgeon Von Tramp, Heidi Von Haught and Elsa Von Schmaltz. These kinky minxes enjoy playing with the boundaries of sexuality, gender and...

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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 Theatre and...

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Yulia Hancheroff

Opening

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Zebra Kings

The Zebra Kings are the house band for each of 2013’s Moisture Festival Burlesque shows. As you can imagine, some of the band members will miss having their regular springtime...

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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...

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Zora von Pavonine

Zora was born to an amazing woman on a 20 acre orchard of fruit trees and flowers, raised wild with peacocks. She is a published poet, a watercolour master, holds...

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