La prima edizione del Taormina Burlesque Festival si è svolta il 22 e 23 settembre 2018 a Taormina.

La manifestazione ha ospitato oltre 40 performer provenienti da tutto il mondo.

Il pubblico ha accolto con grande entusiasmo la manifestazione.

L’evento è stato aperto dal “Vintage Afternoon” una sfilata di auto storiche e abiti vintage. Le auto storiche, con a bordo le performer del Taormina Burlesque Festival sono partite da Taormina per recarsi a Castelmola in piazza Sant’ Antonino, luogo in cui si è svolta la sfilata per decretare la vincitrice del “Best Vintage Style”. Le Partecipanti hanno indossato abiti di epoche differenti che abbracciavano un periodo che va dal 1900 al 1970.

L’edizione 2018 è stata vinta dalla splendida Racy Ros che indossava un abito in pieno stile anni ’50.

Partecipanti concorso “Best Vintage Style”

Atena Sunrise (IT)
Shimmering Light & Pab (IT)
Gipsy Luz (IT)
Petit Cherry (IT)
Lily Linetti (IT)
Anais (IT)
Lulu Wite & Boogie Bill (SWISS)
Deep Soul (IT)
Miss Sugar Rush (UK)
Red Queen (IT)
Velvet Madonna (IT)
Astrid Wonderlust (IT)
Milla Fellini (SWISS)
Scarlett O’Honey (GERMANY)
Sweet Pepper (IT)
Racy Ros (SPAIN)
Viridi Flora (IT)
Viola Panik & Mister Punch (VENEZUELA)
Amy n. Joy (FINLAND)
Chia Coconut (SWISS)
Pepper Rose (IT)
Amalia Vox (IT)
Spicy apple (IT)
Miss Sharon Von Gates (IT)

Agneta Lincherskaya (Russia)

Gli eventi serali si sono svolti presso il cinema teatro Olimpia a Taormina e sono stati condotti dalla “Padrona di Casa” Roberta Pennisi in arte Lady Kant produttrice della manifestazione, e dall’attore siciliano Gianluca Barbagallo che con la sua comicità ha divertito il pubblico presente.

La prima serata, il 22 settembre, è stata dedicata alla “Contest Night”.

Ad aggiudicarsi il premio “Lady Burlesque Taormina” è stata la splendida Zoe Bizoe dal Belgio che con il suo act “The bird of Paradise” ha conquistato pubblico e giudici.

Si sono aggiudicati gli ulteriori premi:

"Best Costume" Amaurous Ava dalla Nuova Zelanda con l’act “Half and Half”
"Best Classic Act" Scarlet O' Honey dalla Germania con l’act “Flamingo”
"Best Comic Act" Zoe Bizoe dal Belgio con l’act “Bird of Paradise”
"Best Innovative act" Astrid Wanderlust dall’Italia con l’act “The Chimera”

Al termine del contest si è esibita la nostra splendida Special Guest Miss Sugar Rush dall’Inghilterra e la nostra Headliner Koko La Douce dalla Svizzera.

Performer 22 settembre 2018 contest "Lady Burlesque Taormina"

- Amourous Ava (New Zeland)
- Astrid Wanderlust (Italy)
- Atena Sunrise (Italy)
- Bustie La Tish (Netherlands)
- Calypso (Italy)
- Candy Bloom (Italy)
- Chia Coconut (Swiss)
- Deep Soul (Italy)
- Lulu Wite (Swiss)
- Milla Fellini (Swiss)
- Naughty Litchi (Swiss)
- Petit Cheri (Italy)
- Racy Ros (Spain)
- Satie La Golue (Italy)
- Scarlett O' Honey (Germany)
- Spicy Apple (Italy)
- Undine La Verve (Malta)
- Velvet Madonna (Italy)
- Zoe Bizoe (Belgio)
Guest
- Miss Sugar Rush (UK)
Headliner
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)
Giudici/ Judges contest
- Miss Botero (France)
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)
- Trixie Whipp (UK)
- Angelica G. L' Amour (Repubblica Ceca)

 

Il 23 settembre si è tenuto il Gala Show con performer rinomate del panorama nazionale ed internazionale del burlesque.

Performer 23 settembre 2018 "Gala Show"

- Agneta Lincherskaya (Russia)
- Amalia Vox (Italy)
- Amy N. Joy (Finland)
- Chi Chi Bouvet (Germany)
- Coney Bow (France)
- Melody D'Amour (Germany)
- Misty Lotus (Swiss)
- Pearly Poppet (France)
- Queenie O' Hart (USA)
- Sweet Pepper (Italy)
- Theodora Rex (Finland)
- Vanity Dare (UK)
- Viola Panik & Mister Punch (Italy)
- Vivianna Dell'Amore (Swiss/France)
- Winnie Peltez (Belgio)
Guest
- Angelica G. L' Amour (Repubblica Ceca)
- Black Bijou (Italy)
- Celeste De Moriae (Croazia)
- Trixie Whipp (UK)
Headliner
- Miss Botero (France)
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)

 

The first edition of the Taormina Burlesque Festival took place on 22nd and 23rd September 2018 in Taormina. The event has hosted over 40 performers from all over the world. The public welcomed the event with great enthusiasm. The event was opened by the "Vintage Afternoon" a parade of historical cars and vintage clothes. The historic cars, with the Taormina Burlesque Festival performers on board, left Taormina to go to Castelmola in piazza Sant 'Antonino, where the fashion show was held to decree the winner of the "Best Vintage Style". The Participants wore clothes from different eras that embraced a period from 1900 to 1970. The 2018 edition was won by the wonderful Racy Ros who wore a dress in the style of the 50s.

 

"Best Vintage Style" contest participants

Atena Sunrise (IT)
Shimmering Light & Pab (IT)
Gipsy Luz (IT)
Petit Cherry (IT)
Lily Linetti (IT)
Anais (IT)
Lulu Wite & Boogie Bill (SWISS)
Deep Soul (IT)
Miss Sugar Rush (UK)
Red Queen (IT)
Velvet Madonna (IT)
Astrid Wonderlust (IT)
Milla Fellini (SWISS)
Scarlett O’Honey (GERMANY)
Sweet Pepper (IT)
Racy Ros (SPAIN)
Viridi Flora (IT)
Viola Panik & Mister Punch (VENEZUELA)
Amy n. Joy (FINLAND)
Chia Coconut (SWISS)
Pepper Rose (IT)
Amalia Vox (IT)
Spicy apple (IT)
Miss Sharon Von Gates (IT)

Agneta Lincherskaya (Russia)

The evening events were held at the cinema theater Olimpia in Taormina and were conducted by the "Mistress of the House" Roberta Pennisi in art Lady Kant producer of the event, and the Sicilian actor Gianluca Barbagallo who with his comedy has amused the audience .

The first evening, on September 22nd, was dedicated to the "Contest Night". The "Lady Burlesque Taormina" award was won by the wonderful Zoe Bizoe from Belgium, who with her act "The bird of Paradise" won over audiences and judges.

Additional prizes have been awarded:

 "Best Costume" Amaurous Ava from New Zealand with the act "Half and Half"

 "Best Classic Act" Scarlet O 'Honey from Germany with the act "Flamingo" "Best Comic Act" Zoe Bizoe from Belgium with the act "Bird of Paradise"

"Best Innovative act" Astrid Wanderlust from Italy with the act "The Chimera".

At the end of the contest, our splendid Miss Sugar Rush Special Guest from England and our Koko La Douce Headliner from Switzerland performed.

Performer September 22nd 2018 "Lady Burlesque Taormina" contest:

- Amourous Ava (New Zeland)
- Astrid Wanderlust (Italy)
- Atena Sunrise (Italy)
- Bustie La Tish (Netherlands)
- Calypso (Italy)
- Candy Bloom (Italy)
- Chia Coconut (Swiss)
- Deep Soul (Italy)
- Lulu Wite (Swiss)
- Milla Fellini (Swiss)
- Naughty Litchi (Swiss)
- Petit Cheri (Italy)
- Racy Ros (Spain)
- Satie La Golue (Italy)
- Scarlett O' Honey (Germany)
- Spicy Apple (Italy)
- Undine La Verve (Malta)
- Velvet Madonna (Italy)
- Zoe Bizoe (Belgio)
Guest
- Miss Sugar Rush (UK)
Headliner
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)
Giudici/ Judges contest
- Miss Botero (France)
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)
- Trixie Whipp (UK)
- Angelica G. L' Amour (Repubblica Ceca)

 

On 23 September the Gala Show was held with renowned performers from the national and international burlesque scene.

Performer 23 September 2018 "Gala Show":

- Agneta Lincherskaya (Russia)
- Amalia Vox (Italy)
- Amy N. Joy (Finland)
- Chi Chi Bouvet (Germany)
- Coney Bow (France)
- Melody D'Amour (Germany)
- Misty Lotus (Swiss)
- Pearly Poppet (France)
- Queenie O' Hart (USA)
- Sweet Pepper (Italy)
- Theodora Rex (Finland)
- Vanity Dare (UK)
- Viola Panik & Mister Punch (Italy)
- Vivianna Dell'Amore (Swiss/France)
- Winnie Peltez (Belgio)
Guest
- Angelica G. L' Amour (Repubblica Ceca)
- Black Bijou (Italy)
- Celeste De Moriae (Croazia)
- Trixie Whipp (UK)
Headliner
- Miss Botero (France)
- Koko la Douce (Swiss)