...The flame haired Whirlwind with the Electric Grin, is an independent showgirl and producer who has her hips and hands in a myriad of art and entertainment ventures. Based in New Orleans, Louisiana, this Michigan native is known for her vibrant energy and mega watt smile. She has toured extensively across three continents from the USA, throughout Europe and across Australia. Highlights include a tours with the renowned Pretty Things Peepshow, headlining the Gangster's Ball 2013, VIP Gala performances at the London Burlesque Festival 2016, competing at the 4th Annual Amsterdam Burlesque Award and performing at Cirque Du Soleil's HEART Ibiza in Spain, among many other events. In 2015, she co-founded Luxotica Lounge Cabaret, an internationally touring, tropical cocktail of showbiz delights. She is the producer of Shimmy Shack Burlesque®, est. 2009, featuring a rotating cast of live bands and traveling entertainers. Miss Audacious was the founder and headmistress of Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School Grand Rapids, Michigan from 2009 - 2019.  As CEO of Audacious Hoops hula hoop company she has brought hoop dance to the forefront in her home state and has become the darling of local news media. Miss Audacious also regularly works her magic with other productions throughout the USA. She is a published model and has enjoyed multi-media work in independent films and commercials. Vivacious Miss Audacious began her burlesque career in 2005, and cut her teeth while getting weird throughout Michigan and across North America engaging in neo-performance art burlesque. She was one of the early modern variety performers to pair hooping with burlesque and loves to showcase her unique brand of powerhouse hoop dance, acrobatics and circus arts with a mix of comedy, fierce striptease and glamour. 


NOTABLE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, VENUES Include:


Best of Midwest Burlesk Fest 2009

The Boston Burlesque Exposition 2009

Windy City Burlesque Festival 2010/ 2016

Gangster's Ball (Australia): Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane 2013

Michigan Burlesque Festival 2015

London Burlesque Festival 2016

Marathong (Seattle) 2016

Bayou City Burlesque & Circus Arts Festival 2017/ 2018

Show-Me Burlesque Festival 2017/ 2018/ 2019

Ibiza Burlesque Festival (Spain) 2017

Amsterdam Burlesque Awards 2017

Titty 500  2016/ 2017

The Croatian Burlesque & Cabaret Festival 2018

Dead Man's Carnival, WI

Grab My Junk Tour, MI

Pretty Things Peepshow, USA/ Australia 

Sin-Fully Yours Tour, MI

Vaudezilla's Broadzilla, Chicago

The Damned Show, Detroit

Caliente un Burlesco Latino, Chicago 

Kiss Kiss Cabaret, Chicago

Electric Forest Festival, MI

MoPop Festival, MI

Founder's Festival, MI

Strange For Hire, NYC

Times Scare NYC

Coney Island USA, NYC

Slipper Room, NYC

Bizarre Bushwick, NYC 

Metro Theatre, Sydney, Australia

Forum Theatre, Melbourne, Australia

Tivoli Theatre, Brisbane, Australia

Bootleg Bombshells, Los Angeles

Joy Theater, New Orleans

Krewe du Vieux, New Orleans

Bella's Blue Book Cabaret, New Orleans

Bella Blue's Whiskey & Rhinestones, New Orleans

Vixens & Vinyl, New Orleans

Burlesque Ballroom, New Orleans

One Eyed Jacks, New Orleans

Unbridled at Untitled, Chicago 

Conventicola Ultramoderni, Rome, Italy

Bovine Sex Club, Toronto

Cherry Cola's Sinful Sundays, Toronto

Lunacy Cabaret, Toronto

Nerd Girl Burlesque, Toronto 

Wiggle Room, Montreal

House of Blues Chicago's Foundation Cabaret 

Rocket Doll Revue, Indianapolis

WIZBANG!

Satanic Panic, Chicago

FrontRow Paul's Burlesque Bonanza 

Bourbontown Burlesque, Louisville, KY

Hag's Roadhouse

Oni Con, Texas

Viva's Dallas, Texas

House of Blues Houston, TX

The Kessler Theater, Dallas, TX

HEART Ibiza, Spain

and even a live stage production of Richard Elfman's "The Forbidden Zone" featuring Elfman himself. 






VIVACIOUS MISS AUDACIOUS

Vivacious Miss Audacious

Worldwide Tour Stops

Sydney, Australia
Melbourne, Australia
Brisbane, Australia

Montreal, Canada

Ottawa, Canada

Quebec City, Canada

Toronto, Canada

Rejika, Croatia 

London, England

Toulouse, France 

Rome, Italy

Amsterdamn, Netherlands

Ibiza, Spain

United States:

​​Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas
California, Colorado,
Florida

Georgia, Idaho, Illinois

Indiana, Iowa, Kansas

Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine
Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota
Mississippi, Missouri, Montana
Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire
New Jersey, New Mexico, New York
North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio 

Pennsylvania, South Carolina

South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah

Vermont, Virginia, Washington

West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming


And counting!