The Hexentanz Cabaret Presents: A Fantasy Spectacular

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A dream is a wish your heart makes... and we're making yours come true!

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Dive into our long-awaited fairy-tale madness, as The Hexentanz Cabaret returns with A Fantasy Spectacular, our twisted take on all things magical and messed-up from the depths of your childhood. Meet melodious mermaids and wicked witches, swingin' genies, and princesses with a penchant for getting into trouble in this all-singing, all dancing, all-stripping show that's bound to sweep you off your feet. So take a bite of our delicious poisoned apple and hop on that carpet as we bring you to a whole new world!

The Hexentanz Cabaret is the first company of its kind, fusing golden-era burlesque, vaudeville, and belly dancing with cutting edge neo-burlesque, circus arts, sideshow, and music to create an immersive nightlife experience. "Hexentanz" in German means "witches dance" and we seek to resurrect the art of the full-scale vaudeville experience and share the talents of the most entrancing and spellbinding performers in and around New York City.

The Girl Next Door (If you're from a Really Weird Neighborhood), Illyria Addams is a burlesque performer who has been subverting expectations as well as pushing her own boundaries as she graces stages around New York. Drawing from her theatrical and shadow casting background she prides herself on heavily character driven acts, providing audiences with a unique glimpse into her own multifaceted personality.

Hailing from the tequila sunrises of the southwest of Texas, and known as"The Mouth of the Border," Queenceañera rises to the occasion of teasing and tassel twirling pleasing, and puts the “o” in GoGo. She is an opera singing songstress of the pants role variety and has performed with various companies both domestic and international. With a background as an audio engineer and stage manager, she brings a special meaning to “hands on” individual.

Kittyhawk Boone is as hot and pale as the dunes which bear her name, where she was conceived between drunken poetry and backseat charlie horses. She comes from a storied legacy of one-legged moonshiners, dolphin trainers, and timeshare salesmen. Performing a dizzying brand of hybridized burlesque, Kittyhawk weaves voiceover, original music, whimsical choices and daring feats of ballsiness to create unique performances both on the ground, in the air, and on camera. She doesn’t take prisoners, doesn’t take shit, and doesn’t take Amex. Follow this troublemaker on IG @the.instigatrix

Caridad Rivera is a multi-ethnic capable actress born in Los Angeles who lives just across the river from the Big Apple. Caridad Rivera received a B.A in English Theater and Fine Arts Minor at New Jersey City University. She first began performing at the age of 12 at local theaters such as Veronica's Veil and the Park Theater where she landed lead roles for the Passion Play, Oklahoma, Carmila's Kiss, and the Vagina Monologues. Since a very young age, she always had a vision for raw expression in the arts for music, dance, and theater. After College she went on to work as a professional Belly dancer and performance artist, starting her own body painting collective theater troupe, called Living a Painting and the all women art collective Sisters of the Blooming Sun. Here she harvested all her experiences in theater dance, music and travel into performance, executing her own projects, choreography, and direction. She is working on a film she wrote, directed, and acted in titled Rise. Ever ambitious, creative, and passionate, Caridad endeavors to make her mark on the industry and inspire others through her expression.

Talula Rouge takes off her clothes when the mood strikes and narrates erotica. You can read more about sex, love, and romance at her blog, seductionbydesign.wordpress.com.

Witch Tulips is your favorite Dutch treat: not too sweet and always a little tart. This multifaceted actress, singer, and burlesque performer and producer has worked her black magic on stages throughout New York, and is the witch itch you'd love to scratch!

Vexy Minx is an author, actress, dancer, choreographer, singer-songwriter, and international woman of too many names. Acting and dancing since she could walk, she began choreographing in high school, and first performed burlesque at Sarah Lawrence College with her troupe, the Scandal Revue. Upon moving to the big city she dove headfirst into the vibrant NYC scene and has performed throughout New York and New Jersey. When she strips out of her guise as Vexy she slips on a veil, becoming Enshara. A professional belly dancer, she performs regularly both as a soloist and with a variety of troupes and entertainment companies.

Tabby Twitch is a NYC-based burlesque performer whose passion is flirting with people for pats and treats. When not stalking a stray feather or sequin, or lolling about on the bed in a catnip haze, Tabby poses as actress and writer Jane Cortney. With Pussy Leigh, Tabby is a member of the burlesque duo Kitten Coven, a sisterhood of cats plotting to take over the world one tease at a time.

Commander in the streets and commando in the sheets, Nip Fury is a NYC based dancer and burlesque performer who stands proudly at the intersection of sexy and nerdy. With her trademark wit and sass, she effortlessly blends social commentary with sex, and is a fixture on the NYC burlesque scene, her winning combination of slick and sultry dance moves and hilarious "nerdlesque" making her a perennial favorite throughout the variety scene.

There's nothing sweeter than the taste of Vengeance! Singer, burlesque performer, producer, and costumer Lydia Vengeance is a shining star throughout the burlesque world. Performing weekly throughout the New York and New Jersey area, her bombastic vocals and side-splitting hilarity make her a hostess of choice for variety shows, and her own Cirque du so Weird is a delicious, devious dive into the wilder side of performance art. The creator and designer of Vengeance Designs, her work is in demand internationally. Lydia frequently performs and hosts at Nurse Bettie, Popped Pastie Burlesque, The Illuminati Ball, Torture Garden, Comic Cons, and various burlesque festivals.

A true NYC burlesque legend, Shelly Watson has been called "rambunctious, over-the-top and of considerable charm" by The New York Times. An award-winning opera singer with two degrees from Julliard, she has been performing for over a decade in NYC as an opera singer, host, actress, and comedian. A former member of Company XIV, she hosts her own weekly burlesque show at Nurse Bettie, and has directed numerous plays and productions, including the stage premier of David Cheskys' opera "La Farranucci." From stages international to local, from MTV to the Slipper Room, this vocalist, emcee, producer, writer, actress, comedian and mentor has brought her charm and verve to each and every production she has graced.

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