It is my great honour to be performing as part of Dixie Evans Week at the Auckland event, at 1885 Britomart, on Saturday 31 August. Please join me in paying tribute to this amazing performer who sadly passed away on August 3rd.
Organised by Miss La Vida and starring: Coney Bow, Cherry Bombshell, Trixxie Vixen, Amourous Ava, Miss Elvis, The Purple Rose, Penny Pins, Dolly DeStory & Miss La Vida. PLUS footage of Dixie's past performances and interviews. There will also be a raffle of an amazing prize pack of burlesque goodies including: pasties by Azure D'Murre, a g-string from Flo Foxworthy, hair pretties by Miss La Belle and stockings from Rita Sue.
From the Dixie Evans Week website:
"Dixie Evans, The Marilyn Monroe of Burlesque is the beloved Godmother of the new burlesque movement and during her birth week, performers and burlesque instructors from all over the world will host events, shows and classes to celebrate the life of this burlesque legend and founder of The Miss Exotic World Pageant. With shows and classes already confirmed in NYC, LA, Dallas, Toronto, Australia and more, this is going to be a bawdy burlesque-packed week in honor of Dixie Evans. Help us honor the woman who kept burlesque alive and helped make the resurgence the wild success that it is!
With the passing of Dixie Evans on August 3rd, 2013, Dixie Evans Week will now become a celebration to honor the memory and celebrate the life of one of our most cherished legends. All funds raised during Dixie Evans Week through online funding, live shows and classes will be used to cover the costs of outstanding medical bills and preparations for Dixie's final accommodation. "
Tickets $10 on the door (cash only)
Raffle tickets $5 each or 5 for$20 (cash only)