The Burlesque Artists

We are in the process of booking the 2015 festival. Follow this page to see which acts will appear at Moisture Festival 2015.

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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 musical, I was in! I learned the ins and outs...

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 vast appeal,...

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 2008 that she...

Armitage Shanks

Armitage Shanks is a circus and cabaret MC, performer, singer and director. He was co-founder and Ringmaster of Seattle’s Circus Contraption. He has a starring role as “Johnny Valentine” in the feature...

Babette La Fave

Originally hailing from Vancouver, BC, Babette La Fave is a Canadian burlesque pioneer. An original member of The Fluffgirl Burlesque Society, she left for more ambitious endeavors, to run her own non-profit,...

Belle Cozette

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

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 out of most of...

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;...

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...

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 the four bears simply bend over....

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 that listing as well....

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...

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 to create art that...

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...

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 open a Varieté theater. Working with partners he created there...

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...

House of Verlaine

House of Verlaine is an exquisite assemblage of daring classical artists that brings to life the hedonistic classical fantasias that live in the mind of artistic director Lily Verlaine. The company is...

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)....

Jesse Belle-Jones

Jesse Belle-Jones, "The Modern Sexual Intellectual," cut her burlesque teeth in 2007 while completing her graduate studies at the University of Washington and is currently a principal dancer and co-producer...

Kaleb Hagan-Kerr

Kaleb Hagan-Kerr, has been performing in seattle a little over 12 years. He is the Lead singer of soul inspired band “The Witness”, the Current Mr. Beltown, 2012 Mazen award winner, and the Co-host of...

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,...

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, melodrama,...

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...

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 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 global burlesque entertainers...

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 several...

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....

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...

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...

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...

Tanya Brno

Part stardust, part showgirl, Tanya has been honing her lifetime body of artistic work from a young age. After pursuing classical piano and opera, she discovered ballet, which consumed many years of her...

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 gravity.”...

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 the...

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...

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...