Minnie Tonka is checking in throughout the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2013 to share some top quotes and snaps from her BHoF adventure. Here’s Friday…
“I’ve never stood that close to Mr. Gorgeous before. I wouldn’t mind doing it again.” Fleur de Lys
“Tonight I’m on the prowl… let me know if you know someone who wants to f*ck me.” Overheard in the bathroom
“My pastie tape is melting… I’m gonna have a ‘nip slip’ tonight, I just know it!” Lola Pistola (VivaVoom Brr-lesque)
“It’s awesome how many kooky characters we get to hang out with. I love it.” Mr. Gorgeous
International burlesque star Minnie Tonka hails from the Land of 10,000 Lakes - that's Minnesota - but is based in New York City. Known as the One Woman Riot, Minnie’s theatrical, inventive, and flirtatious striptease has been dazzling audiences across the globe since 2004. Minnie is a multiple-time New York Burlesque Festival Golden Pastie Award Winner and was voted #14 in the Top International Burlesque Industry Figures of 2013. She’s the co-founder of Kosher ChiXXX Jewish Burlesque Revue, produces the annual Menorah Horah Hanukkah burlesque show, The Burning Bush VS. The Second Coming, and she produced and starred in Dangerous Curves Ahead: Burlesque on the Go-Go, the USA’s premier national touring burlesque troupe, and more. A solo performer who can be seen every night on stages across New York City, Minnie Tonka also performs as one half of The Schlep Sisters with Darlinda Just Darlinda.