The Lady Josephine


Known as a “Tall Glass of Bad Ass” The Lady Josephine is an award-winning burlesque performer and entrepreneur. She was chosen to compete at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas and was voted in Canada’s top ten burlesque performers in 2014. Notable appearances include the Dita Von Teese cabaret, Montreal International Jazz Festival, C2MTL, Burlesque Ball and the New York International Burlesque Festival. She is the co-founder and director of the Académie Arabesque Burlesque and works full-time as a performer and teacher of burlesque in Montreal, Canada. Known for a performance style that mixes strong characters with classical dance and elaborate costuming, she is a unique and explosive talent in the burlesque world.

My Sessions

Red Carpet Reveal

Revival Bar

The Toronto Burlesque Festival is thrilled to welcome you with a sizzling night of classic-style striptease and song. Dress to the nines and be seen with the glitterati of local and international burlesque superstars! This buzz-worthy affair invites our media partners and introduces our sponsors for the weekend. Expect fierce, imaginative acts that seduce you […]

Live Performance