Dandy Alexander and Datura Katsura are The Dandy & The Deviant, a budding burlesque duo born from the Toronto vaudeville circuit. Datura Katsura embraces her raw sexuality and contemporary dance experience to create fluidly sensual choreography, while Dandy Alexander infuses his theatrical style and partner work to bring depth to their creative vision. Drawn together through their parallel explorations of kink, The Dandy & The Deviant orchestrate pieces conveying power dynamics in intimate relationships. Their signature duet Virtuoso made its festival debut at The Great Burlesque Expo in Cambridge, Massachusetts in February 2017.
This finale showcase answers the question: What is the future of burlesque? This last hurrah to our 10th annual festival is a mash up of the punk rock roots of the Toronto neo-burlesque revival scene combined with the hottest modern rebels on today’s bleeding edge. Prepare to see performances that breaks the mold to take […]