Tanya Cheex


Bend over Ladies and Gentlemen, she’ll TAN-YA CHEEX! Tanya aka The Satanic Stripper, staged her first “strip show” at the age of eight in her neighbours’ backyard and hasn’t put her clothes back on since! Founder and Artistic Director of Skin Tight Outta Sight since 1998 and The first Inductee in The Canadian Burlesque Hall of Fame.Tanya likes mixing the sublime with the surreal, whether it’s dancing with her puppet twin or twirling her tassels of fire! Voted as one of the “Top 50 Burlesque Performers for 2009 and recently voted into the “Top 10 Canadian Burlesque Performers’, she has taken off her clothes all across Canada and the USA, at The Calgary Stampede, in NYC, Hollywood, Las Vegas and even in the Mojave Desert! Currently producing two successful monthlies at The Bovine Sex Club with partner, Laura Desiree.
TV Appearances include The Tom Green Show, Four Houses Canada, Ask Me Anything and Storage Wars Canada
Selected featured print: Bizarre Magazine, Toronto Life, Toronto Fashion, Flare, Canadian Theatre Review, Now Magazine, Toronto Star, Globe and Mail. Edmonton Journal, Winnipeg Free Press
Festivals: Burlesque Hall of Fame, Toronto Burlesque Festival. New York Burlesque Festival. Montreal Burlesque Festival, Windy City Burlesque Festival, Capital Burlesque Expo and of course Theatre Bizarre for four consecutive years!


My Events

Don’t you dare miss this Saturday late night spectacular! A showcase of the newest trend in burlesque – vivid, exciting performance related to popular culture, TV, film, nerdlesque and cosplay. Prepare to be knocked out with polished, witty, madcap work in full technicolour and cinemascope! Featuring headliner Harden Reddy (Munich), feature performer Emcee Unicorn (Sudbury) […]

Live Performance

TBF Decade: Retrospectacular

Super Wonder Gallery

We’re so excited to announce the official launch of TBF’s Diamond Anniversary with a very special event. In conjunction with Super Wonder Gallery, we invite you to join us for Retrospectacular, a look back at some of the most iconic and game-changing acts and costumes in Toronto burlesque history. Mingle and have your photograph taken […]

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