For this year’s Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend pre-pageant profiles for Best Debut, the contenders were paired up and mini interviewed each other so they, and we, can get to know them all better. The first pair in the interview chairs is Alyssa Kitt and August Wiled…
21st Century Burlesque Magazine Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2015 Coverage is sponsored by Fancy Feather.
August Wiled Interviews Alyssa Kitt
Alyssa in One Sentence: A perfect amalgamation of dreamy, glamorous showgirl and filthy grindhouse tart, wrapped up in a sexed up size 16 package.
Alyssa’s Act: “I’m bringing my ‘Tribute to the Follies’ routine, which I created for Miss Burlesque Australia last year. I have actually had this gown in my wardrobe for two years and I hadn’t made an act out of it when the inspiration finally struck. It is a historical play on a fallen Ziegfeld showgirl into the downtown bump and grind clubs.
Alyssa Kitt interviews August Wiled
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