Spellbound Burlesque presents Temptation
Ray Gunn, Mr. Exotic World 2013 (Chicago)
Dahlia Dulce (Minneapolis)
Portia Favro (Vancouver, BC)
and hosted by Matt Finish, Mr. Exotic World 2015
Doors: 7 pm | Show: 8 pm
Ready for another tempting evening of scintillating entertainment? Then you dont want to miss Temptation, brought to you by Spellbound Burlesque! Be dazzled by captivating performances in their famous in the round 360 degree stage seating! Held at the decadent Grand Ballroom (formerly Club Palazzo) in downtown Phoenix, be prepared to be teased to the edge of your seat with Spellbounds latest cast of dynamic performers from all over the country!
Watch Out when he shoots Its Ray Gunn! Ray has been making audiences submit to his dirty imagination throughout dozens of cities nationally and internationally including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and The UK. This sinful assassin is 1/3 of the award winning male burlesque troupe The Stage Door Johnnies and was most recent ranked as #13 from the 21st Century Burlesques list of top 50 burlesque performers in the world. In 2013, Ray was crowned as King of Burlesque at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Vegas. A featured presenter at Burlycon in Seattle, he is quickly becoming known for his large menu of insightful burlesque and dance workshops.
Trained in contemporary dance, acrobatics, capoeira, and pole dancing. Ray creates imaginative works of strip - tease art that show off his smoldering athletic ability, inspired choreography and unique artistic aesthetic. He creates imaginative, athletic, sexy and often avant-garde solo and group acts which helped him produce his own show, The Vertical SideShow- A dark and unusual place where the gonzo and the sleekly sensual collide to take you on a journey through his imagination.
Shes known as the Hot Tamale of the Twin Cities, but Dahlia Dulces moniker pales in comparison to the woman herself. On stage, this Leggy Latina pays homage to her mother and grandmothers legacy of traditional Mexican dance with colorful choreography and a spicy side eye. An international sensation from Vancouver to St. Louis, Los Angeles to Orlando, shes the current reigning Princess of the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender and the International Latin and Hispanic Burlesque Festival.
This Latin Girl is as cool and efficient off the stage as she is fiery in the spotlight. Shes the co-founder of celebrated Black Hearts Burlesque, the longest running queer burlesque show in Minneapolis, and a co-creator of Dapper Fella Products, a gender-neutral line of luxury self-care and burlesque merchandise. Entrepreneurial in both business and pleasure -
This queer femme can do it all! Get ready, because Dahlia Dulce brings her own wave of heat to stage!
Portia Favro is a classically-trained dancer, turned pin-up who has plunged into Vancouvers rich burlesque scene.Portia is a noted Producer with credits such as La Maison Lust with Cherry OnTop, Go-Go Bungalow and The Ladybirds. She has also performed at Berlin Burlesque Week, Crescent City Burlesque Weekend (New Orleans) and the Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary International Burlesque Festivals.
Portia is also a powerhouse dance and burlesque instructor, regularly teaching heels, sensuality and retro go-go technique in both Vancouver and beyond.
Dont miss one of the hottest shows in Phoenix! Join us at The Grand Ballroom to feast your eyes and your imagination on some of the loveliest and talented performers in the Phoenix area and across the globe. See you January 25th!
21+ only event.
Tickets are transferable but non-refundable.
The Grand Ballroom/Club Palazzo (View)
710 N. Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85004
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|