Past editions

The past editions were amazing! A lot of great Burlesque artists and performers.

Winners of the previous editions:

  • Queen 2017 Lotta Love
  • Queen 2016 Jacques Patriarque (AT)
  • New comer 2016 Canelle Double Kick (FR)
  • Swiss Burlesque Talent 2016 Vivianne Dellamore (CH)
  • Queen 2015 Lady Francescca (SW)
  • New comer 2015 Lila Chupa-Hoops (FR)

 

Second edition in January 2016

 

Headliners & MC's 2016

Lada Redstar (GER) - Godmother of Geneva Burlesque Festival

Lada Redstar (GER) - Godmother of Geneva Burlesque Festival

This Magnificent Pin up comes from the east. Lada Redstar is the godmother of the 2016 festival. A living icon right out of a hollywood movie, Lada Redstar is a symbol of charm and glamour. Her acts are all inspired by the culture of the 1940s. She was named the World Burlesque Queen 2012 at the World Burlesque Games in London. She is also the winner of Best Debut at The Burkesque Hall of Fame 2013 in Las Vegas. Lada Redstar is a emblem of today`s burlesque universe.

Photo credit : Lorezo Paxia

Petula Goldfever (FR) – Host Thursday January 28th 2016

A woman of many talents, Petula is a pin-up, femme fatale, ukulélé player, and magician. She flies from cabarets to burlesque stages with the batting of her big eyelashes. Petula always arrives on the scene with her closet full of glittery gowns, her sky high heels, and her manner which captivates every audience. This blonde bombshell has performed regularly throughout Belgium, England, Holland, Italy, Switzerland, and France where she was named Miss Paris Burkesque 2014.

Photo credit : Eric Dany photographe et pyrotechnicien André Das

Petula Goldfever (FR) – Host  Thursday January 28th 2016
Charly Voodoo (France) – Host Friday and Saturday January 29-30 2016

Charly Voodoo (France) – Host Friday and Saturday January 29-30 2016

A Parisian dandy straight out of the “belle époque”, Charly Voodoo plays just as well on the piano as he does with his words. This dreamer takes his public with him on a journey to the world of follie. Charly launched the start of “Boylesque” in France. He developed a strong identity which makes him the perfect host.

Photo credit : Valentin Périn

Bettie Blackheart (Finland)- Headliner - Friday January 29th 2016

Pioneer of burlesque in Finland, Bettie Blackheart is the founder of the Helsinki Burlesque Festival. Performer, producer, and most of all visual artist, she loves what she does. She even gives workshops in order to share her knowledge and experience with other performers.
She has performed for a number of years in the most beautiful cabarets of Europe. In the USA, she was names the Walkyrie of Burlesque.

Photo credit : Qumma

Bettie Blackheart (Finland)- Headliner - Friday January 29th 2016
Amber Ray (USA) - Headliner Saturday January 30 Janvier 2016

Amber Ray (USA) - Headliner Saturday January 30 Janvier 2016

Amber Ray is an incredible burlesque icon based in New York City. She has been touring across the globe since fifteen years. She has also actively participated in reviving burlesque in the early 2000s. Amber is quite the cameleon. As a singer, costume designer, producer, and of course burlesque performer, she offers her public an extraordinary show!

Photo credit : Sabine Shoenberger

 

 

Performers 2016

 

In the category «Gala of Geneva Burlesque Festival»

Apathy Angel (USA)

Apathy Angel (USA)

Bana Banana (ES)

Bana Banana (ES)

Betty Q (PL)

Betty Q (PL)

Colette Collerette (BE)

Colette Collerette (BE)

Freaky Candy (IT)

Freaky Candy (IT)

Jacques Patriarque (AT)

Jacques Patriarque (AT)

Joy Va Voï (FR)

Joy Va Voï (FR)

Loulou Champagne (FR)

Loulou Champagne (FR)

Miss Anne Thropy (BE)

Miss Anne Thropy (BE)

Sophie D'Ishtar (IT)

Sophie D'Ishtar (IT)

Valentina Del Pearls (FR)

Valentina Del Pearls (FR)

Verity Grey (UK)

Verity Grey (UK)

Vixen Valentine (USA)

Vixen Valentine (USA)


In the Category «Queen of Geneva Burlesque Festival Award»

Alekseï Von Wosylius (FR)

Alekseï Von Wosylius (FR)

Bianca Nevius (IT)

Bianca Nevius (IT)

Giuditta Sin (IT)

Giuditta Sin (IT)

Gonzalo De Laverga (IT)

Gonzalo De Laverga (IT)

Mara De Nudée (FR)

Mara De Nudée (FR)

Raven (DE)

Raven (DE)

Sayuri Gei (BE)

Sayuri Gei (BE)

The Flying Willy (BE)

The Flying Willy (BE)

Wanda De Lullabies (FR)

Wanda De Lullabies (FR)


In the Category «Newcomer of Geneva Burlesque Festival award»

Asha Jones (CH)

Asha Jones (CH)

Canelle Double Kick (FR)

Canelle Double Kick (FR)

Daisy Lovelace (CH)

Daisy Lovelace (CH)

Lady Dada (FR)

Lady Dada (FR)

Miss Cherry On Fire (BR)

Miss Cherry On Fire (BR)

Rose Rossignol (USA)

Rose Rossignol (USA)

Sassy Saint Jayne (CH)

Sassy Saint Jayne (CH)


In the Category «Switzerland Burlesque Talent»

Ivy Hipsylon

Ivy Hipsylon

Juliette Velvet

Juliette Velvet

Misty Lotus

Misty Lotus

Linda Blue

Linda Blue

Vivianne Delamore

Vivianne Delamore