I can’t quite recall how I came to fall in love with burlesque, both as a performer and a journalist reporting on the movement – I can however recall when I discovered Dirty Martini and now, I will always remember the day I met this burlesque matriarch.
Click here to listen to my interview with the American burlesque star herself, captured at Sydney’s The Ruby Revue – August 14th, 2011.
Images of Armchair Traveller’s August visit to The Ruby Revue here - thanks to Dusk Devi Gold.
More photographs capturing the event here – thanks to Kris Ezergailis.
Details about this famous monthly burlesque event here.
For a full review of The Ruby Revue, plus more interviews from the August endeavours listen to the Armchair Traveller August 31st edition
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About the Author: Meagan Fitton is the Executive Producer and Presenter of Armchair Traveller on Eastside 89.7Fm. She presents the program every other fortnight. You can contact her by email with feedback or story ideas: firstname.lastname@example.org