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 training and twelve years of vocal studies, this ‘Fatal Femme’ transitioned into the world of burlesque in early 2011. She now performs regularly as part of the rotating cast of The Pink Door Cabaret, and as a soloist. Olatsa has performed in burlesque festivals across North America including the New Orleans Burlesque Festival, Oregon Burlesque Festival, Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival, The Great Burlesque Exposition, Vancouver International Burlesque Festival, The Show-Me Burlesque Festival and after winning 1st runner-up is a Princess of the 2017 Kansas City Burlesque Festival! Past highlights in theatrical and operatic mediums include ‘Sweeney Todd’, ‘The Sound of Music’, ‘West Side Story’, ‘Evita’, ‘Brigadoon’, ‘Snoopy!!!’ and a performance in the baroque opera ‘Rappresentatione di Anima, et di Corpo’ (Cavalieri) for Seattle public television. Olatsa sang internationally in both Germany and Poland, and holds a BA in Music and theater from Western Washington University. In addition to performing, Olatsa is part of The Emerald City Burlesque Revue, a production team curating the quarterly classic burlesque show, For Your Eyes Only accompanied by the neo-burlesque show Aperitif at the Rendezvous Jewelbox Theater in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood.