The first time they were asked if she was old enough to do burlesque shows Dita von Teese was 30 years old. Today, at 47, she is more active than ever and has already announced a new tour, Glamonatrix, which will start in Australia as early as November and will pass through New Zealand and Europe – unfortunately Portugal is not on that list of countries.
The presentation promises to be his biggest burlesque show ever, with unprecedented performances and visuals – with due regard to the wardrobe, as it will feature the collaboration of Mister Pearl, a tailor who specializes in corseting, the French couturier. Alexis Mabille and even British designer Jenny Packham. The heels will be created by Christian Louboutin. Von Teese is no stranger to the fashion world, as he has participated in several Jean-Paul Gaultier fashion shows, and has integrated an autobiographical show about the same French designer, the Fashion Freak Show.
The new tour comes after The Art of the Teese, which sold out on five nights at the London Palladium. When he performed at Opera Garnier at the Monte Carlo Casino last year, he was attended by members of the Monaco royal family in attendance. The presentation includes comedy and sophisticated stripteases. "I am lucky that the burlesque has become a symbol of celebration of beauty and sensuality in many ways, a place where unlikely icons take over the stage and inspire others," Dita said when announcing the tour, and added: "I'm I'm proud to be part of the modern burlesque movement, and I'm grateful to have the opportunity to tour with artists who can change people's minds about striptease. " Dita's new burlesque includes male, female and non-binary performers and also promotes body positivity with dancers of various sizes.