Photo by KTB
TRIXIE LA ROUGE
Trixie La Rouge is Darwin's very own professional and established burlesque performer and producer, and internationally published pinup model.
She is the NT Ambassador for Australia's only national pinup competition, Pinup Doll Australia, is the Headmistress of the Darwin branch of Dr Sketchy's Anti Art School, and holds the titles of Miss Tattoo Darwin 2017, Miss Bombshell 2015 and Queen of Seduction 2014. Trixie also designed and hosted the first pinup competition of its kind in Darwin, 'Miss Rockabilly Darwin', at the 'Shannon's Rockabilly & Classic Car Show' in July 2017, and was a founding member of Kiss the Moon Cabaret (formally known as the Darwin Cabaret and Burlesque Collective), serving as a Co-Producer and Business Development Manager from 2013-17, producing regular burlesque variety shows locally in Darwin, such as'Kiss the Moon' and 'Sticky Buns'.
The protege of Darwin's original God-Mother of burlesque Ellashaye D’More, Trixie performs regularly both locally and interstate, performing at Darwin Fringe Festival, Perth Fringeworld, and the Australian Burlesque Festival. On the pinup scene, Trixie won the 2017 Miss Tattoo Darwin competition, was a finalist in Pinup Doll Australia 2016, participated in Rods and Rockabilly 2017, Miss Pinup Australia 2015, and won the Miss Bombshell 2015 competition. She also MC'd the NT Miss Ink State Finals in 2016.
Flaming bombshell Millie Devine is a classically trained ballet dancer and member of Darwin's Vintage Doll burlesque troupe. Taught our Director, Trixie La Rouge, Millie's blend of ballet and classic burlesque has seen her become a formidable showgirl.
Millie recently placed third in the Melbourne final of the 2019 Burlesque Idol Australia competition, and has been selected as a wildcard to represent the Northern Territory at the 2019 Pinup Doll Australia competition. Millie is passionate about developing Darwin's burlesque and pinup scenes, and sharing what the NT has to offer with the rest of Australia.
Millie teaches our Beginners Burlesque and Showgirl Stretch classes, as well as our hens parties.
Photo by Anneliese Grazioli