Canadian burlesque artist and Feminist Provocateur Violette Coquette is a golden-era beauty based out of Edmonton, Alberta.
She has performed on burlesque stages across the world since 2014, including the Edmonton, Calgary and Ottawa Burlesque festivals, the 2016 New Orleans Burlesque Festival, and 2017 London Burlesque Festival. Co-founder of House of Hush Burlesque and creator of the Violette Underground, Violette thrives on the magical energy created when a live performer and audience connect under glittering lights. The perfect mix of gin-soaked revelry, glamour and delight.
The Toronto Burlesque Festival presents our Friday showcase ‘Embers & Ashes’ Co-Produced with Artistic Collaborator, Dew Lily. Uncovering (and undressing) this cast of characters will prove to be a slow burn, or a quick one. Either way, it will be hot, hot hot! Mixing burlesque, boylesque and cirque, we have planned a devious, sultry and […]