Available for weddings, funerals, festivals,
cabaret nights, birthdays, bar mitzvahs, Halloween,
Christmas, anything but children's parties...
I can do anything from 5 minutes to 40 or more dependent on your requirements.
*not yet road-tested on under-10s. Probably best not. Pensioners are fine though.
6th July 2013: Steampunks In Springtime Festival, Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall with Zetan Spore, Moriaty, True Collision, The Newsreaders, Malachite, Pure Myschief, Pinktrashki, BB Blackdog, Kernow Swing Collective, The Beutons, Miss Von Trapp, Tamsyn Swingler Hurdy Gurdy Extraordinaire, Tea Duelling and much more. Tickets and Details here
28th July 2013: AlienFox: Entity. A fashion show, with music, performance and darkness. 8:30pm at The Vauxhall Quay (upstairs), Plymouth. Be There.
1st August 2013: TBC
20th - 21st September 2013: Raising Steam: Steampunk Music Festival, Reading. Metropolis, Crimson Clocks, Birthrite, Gladstone, The Mechanisms, Tom Slatter, The Mysterious Freakshow, Thy Last Drop, Lord Montague Jacques Fromage, Miss Von Trapp and more. Raising money for New Futures Nepal.
3rd October 2013: TBC
30th October - 2nd November: Exeter Alternative Theatre Halloween Show: Four Nights of Von Trapp Terror!
16th November 2013: TBC
23rd November 2013: Shhh Burlesque at The Winter Gardens, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset. Nothing to do with amazing horses, it's a place. They promise to delight you with magic and music throughout a three course meal and, Bring you some of the biggest names in Burlesque right here in Somerset. They have now confirmed these names - Anna Fur Laxis , Missy Malone , Domino Barbeau , Eliza DeLite and Sophia St Villier with Resident Velveteen Hussey and Vaudeville Cellist Miss Von Trapp. (ME!)
This line up and sideshow entertainment throughout the evening will be compered to you by Luke Honnoraty Comedian and be delighted by the ever charming Panty Wrangler Drew!
The evening also includes top photographers Bertrand Vessier and Tigz Rice!
All this will cost you £30!(including the three course meal!)
concessions can be made for large bookings:
Contact Shhh Burlesque Events for more details.
More tba as I confirm them. Usually I require a minimum of a month's advance notice of the date if you wish to book me unless it's for HALLOWEEN... In which case, book now!
Shows to date:
1st February 2013: An evening with Becky Brine and Julian Isaacs plus special guest (me), The B-Bar, Plymouth
5th February 2013: CPR Presents... Steampunk: The Contemporary Progressive Rock show climbed the rigging and took flight back into the world of Steampunk music. It featured the likes of Professor Elemental, Vagabondage, Victor Sierra, BB Black Dog, Insomniac Folklore, Hayley Jane, Amanda Palmer, Tom Slatter, Frenchy and the Punk, Tricky Pixie, Alex the Kid, Strange Artifact, Sunday Driver, Seas of Mirth, the Mysterious Freakshow and many more. And me!!
7th February 2013: Dolly Delights: The Big Bump Theory Valentine Show, Annabels Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth
7th March 2013: Acoustic Sessions, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth
23rd March 2013: Best Of The South West Radio Show for Music Mill FM.
4th April 2013: Dolly Delights 'Welcome To Wonderland', Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.
20th April 2013: Private Wedding Booking. Yes, I do Weddings!
17th May 2013: Exeter Phoenix: Professor Elemental, The Mysterious Freakshow and Miss Von Trapp and The Wattingers present a Stupendous Steampunk Showcase!
24th - 26th May 2013: I am on Saturday 25th 5:30pm, Plymouth Volksfest Cabaret Stage, Please visit the PlymouthVolksfest website for tickets. Cabaret Tent acts include Mitch Benn, Mr B: The Gentleman Rhymer, a Kitty's Dolls Burlesque Special, Auntie Pus, Mister Joe Black, Miss Von Trapp and more...Mainstage Headline acts include Alabama 3, Hazel O'Connor, Seth Lakeman, Mad Dog McCrea, Zion Train, Ruarri Joseph, The Levellers...
9th February 2012: Anti-Valentine Set at Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth
23rd March 2012: The Odd Ball Cabaret
12th April 2012: Dolly Delights Burlesque Peepshow and Cabaret, Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth
24th May 2012: Ladies Night at Black Jacks,Plymouth
7th June 2012: Dolly Delights, Lovely Jubblies at Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth
24th June 2012: Freedom Fields Festival
5th July 2012: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Cellar Bar, Plymouth
9th August 2012: An Evening with Auntie Pus @ BBar, Plymouth feat. punk, poetry, R 'n' R & jazz with very special guests.
1st September 2012: Summer Steam 2012: Zombie Apocalypse!! Woodland Valley Farm, Ladock, Cornwall. Steampunk Festival Weekend with Professor Elemental, Hold The Sun, The Dark Design, Birthrite, Miss Von Trapp and more. Camping, bands, beer, tea duelling, steampunk photography....
9th September 2012: Revolutionary Radio Request Show, Exeter Phonic FM (106.8fm or www.phonic.fm) BROKEN DREAMS & UNFULFILLED EXPECTATIONS themed show.
17th, 18th and 19th September 2012: Miss Von Trapp does a walkabout in a marquee full of freshers 'up the hoe', Plymouth Hoe. With lots of stilt walkers, acrobats, showgirls and clowning. What could possibly go wrong?
4th October 2012: Dolly Delights SPOOKTACULAR SPOOKTACULAR! Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth
27th October 2012: Shhh Halloween Burlesque, Bridgwater Arts Centre feat. Velveteen Hussey(resident), Ally Katte, Miss Erised, Violet Vayne , T&A Burlesque Troupe, Putting the fun into funerals... me, compere Luke Honnoraty - comedian and headliner....Beatrix Von Bourbon.
31st October 2012: Halloween at The M(F)ortescue, Plymouth. With The Bernies.
9th November 2012: Private Party. Yes I do Parties. ( but not for children)
6th December 2012: Dolly Delight's Stocking Fillers. Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.
16th December 2012: Jumpers and Jingles, a charity Christmas show fundraiser for Save The Children. Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth. Doors 8:30pm
6th March 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge
8th April 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge
8th May 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge
23rd June 2011: Va Va Voom Variety Charity night for Macmillan
28th August 2011: Freedom Fields Festival
4th September 2011: Kitty and Fanny's Big Phat Hootenanny
27th October 2011: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth
9th December 2011: The Odd Ball Cabaret, Fortescue Hotel
22nd December 2011: Foxy and Fanny's Holiday Hootenanny, Annabel's Cabaret
7th Jan 2008: Bowed Radio Episode 53
14th Feb 2008: Anti-Valentine Gig for the Death of Love, Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue
Following which I became pregnant and had to take a 'career break'. Have you tried playing cello with a bump? Not easy. And as for the morning sickness... Didn't really want it part of the act.
9th June 2007: Art Box Bus Opening at Royal William Yard
July 2007: Featuring on Bowed Radio Episode 33
August Bank Holiday 2007: Freedom Fields Folk Festival
4th Sept 2007: Sanity Fayre
8th Sept 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret
25th October 2007: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue
31st October 2007: Halloween at the Mortescue
13th November 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret: Barbican Theatre 'In The Flesh' Festival
20th November 2007: Black Catz Goth Club
26th November 2007: Acoustic Cafe
29th December 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret