Knoxville, Paul Lewis, and Salome Cabaret – I’m coming for you!

I jet off this Friday 2/1414 to perform in Love on the Rocks in Knoxville, TN in celebration of my friend and fan Paul Lewis’ birthday!
Not only that, they are letting me inject a bit of rock star into the community by teaching This Class Goes to 11.
Check out my calendar for all event info for this Saturday, 2/15/14 in Knoxville.

Thank you to Salome Cabaret for being so awesome.
See everyone real soon!
LoveOnTheRocks_KnoxvilleTN_021514

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Better Off Nude: Coming to a Theater Near You Seattle on 1/24 & 1/25

Better Off Nude Final PosterBetter Off Nude – a Burlesque Tribute to 80s Cinema
DATES: Fri Jan 24th and Sat Jan 25th, 2014
DOORS & SHOWTIME: Doors at 7pm and show at 8pm
VENUE: Columbia City Theater
$22 presale tickets available: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/531651
Use discount code iwantmytwodollars to receive a $2 discount

Join us for two nights of most excellent entertainment as IvaFiero Productions brings you Better Off Nude: A Burlesque Tribute to 80′s Cinema.

Sit back, relax, and grab some popcorn while you enjoy your favorite movies of the ’80s, interpreted through the art of Burlesque.
Gratuitous boobs…check
An actress who was actually in an 80s flick…check…
Slow clap…oh yeah
Movie montages? YES!

STARRING
In her Seattle debut, HEADLINER Stephanie Blake!!

Stephanie played the Naughty Nurse singing telegram in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (pause and youtube her!)
She is also a two-time Miss Exotic World title holder and star of stage and screen. She’s headlined and featured as an exotic dancer all over the world. She is second generation dancer, growing up backstage. For our 80′s movie show Stephanie has decided to complete her role as the Naughty Nurse singing telegram.

Hosted by Rebecca Mmmm Davis & Jake Groshong (aka Jake Ryan)

BRAT PACK:
Angelique DeVil (Portland)
Bella Bijoux & Friends (Heidi Von Haught and Flirty Sanchez)
Crystal Tassels & Maggie McMuffin
Elsa Von Schmaltz
Honey LeFleur (Portland)
Iva Handfull
Jesus La Pinga
Lady Drew Blood
Layne Fawkes
Pinky Shines
Queenie O’Hart
Scandal from Bohemia
Seraphina Fiero
Tootsie Spangles

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Sunday 12/29 – The Burlesque Marathon

Burlesque Marathon 4x6Sunday 12/29 – The Burlesque Marathon
Don’t miss a laid back, cheerful Sunday evening stocked full of 34 Burlesque and Belly Dance acts!

Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/526600
$10 adv/$15 door per show
OR enjoy both shows at $16 adv/$20 door

Join Seattle’s powerhouse burlesque community in this special event designed for performers to film their acts with a live audience! Cheer our local performers on as they put their best pasties forward on film in order to submit these acts to burlesque festivals around the country and world!

Featuring!
Waxie Moon
Sydni Deveraux
The Shanghai Pearl
Iva Handfull
80% of Stripped Screw Burlesque
with belly dance by Ava Raqs & Suzanna

With host Vanadium Silver, pantie wranglers Carlotta Shakin and Magnolia Monroe!

5 – 7 PM SHOW
Iva Handfull
Scandal from Bohemia & Hoi Polloi
Solange Corbeau
Seraphina Fiero
Stella D’Letto
Karmen Sutra
Jesus La Pinga
Lady Drew Blood
The Luminous Pariah
The Shanghai Pearl
Ava Raqs
Lexi Luthor
Inara Echo
Olatsa Assassin
Pepper La’Rouge
Violet Tendencies
Sydni Deveraux

8 – 10 PM SHOW
Iva Handfull
Boom Boom L’Roux
Jovie DeVoe
The Shanghai Pearl
Scarlett O’Hairdye
Sara Dipity – Super Suit
Suzanna Davis
Violet Tendencies
Sydni Deveraux
Flirty Sanchez
Seraphina Fiero
Whisper De Corvo
Violet DeVille
EmpeRoar Fabulous
Bella Bijoux
Tootsie Spangles & Hattie Hellcat
Waxie Moon

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Saturday 12/14 – Burlesque Behind the Pink Door

SEATTLE: This week at BURLESQUE BEHIND THE PINK DOOR!
12/14/13

HOST: Kaleb Kerr
WITH BURLESQUE BY:
Charlotte Treuse from New Orleans
Sydni Deveraux
Bella Jovan (belly dance)
Iva Handfull
Venue: The Pink Door , 1919 Post Alley Seattle, WA 98101 (206) 443-3241
$15 EVERY Saturday @ 11pm (get there early, it always sells out!)

Burlesque and Cabaret Behind The Pink Door is Seattle’s longest-running, weekly burlesque/cabaret show with a rotating cast! Featuring the best and brightest of Seattle’s burlesque superstars, The Pink Door also features exceptional traveling talent, from as close as Vancouver and Portland to as far as Germany!
Nestled in the historic Pike Place Market in Post Alley, The Pink Door offers an intimate and sexy setting, yummy cocktails, beautiful wait-staff and delicious dining-all in which to enjoy some late-night enticing entertainment!
“This one was short and sweet—a little late-night fun, something to put your date in the mood…”                                            Dan Savage, The Stranger
Burlesque and Cabaret behind the Pink Door is produced by veteran performer, Sydni Deveraux, who has put her personal touch on the show for nearly 3 years. As a producer of over 100 shows under her belt, The Pink Door is a show bent on entertaining its audience with a different cast and feel every single week. Offering vaudeville, drag, fire, contortion, acro-balancing, aerial, singing, dancing, and always a bit of burlesque, you never know what you might find behind its glossy pink doors!

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Nominate Burlesque Top 50 for 2013

Voting is now open through 12/25 on 21stcenturyburlesque.com to choose your favorite burlesque performers, burlesque fans, photographers, stage crew, producers for 2013.
http://21stcenturyburlesque.com/the-burlesque-top-50-2013/

Starting 1/1, 21st Century Burlesque will list off the top 50 burlesque people from around the world, voted by you.
While you’re on their site, check out the great articles, burlesque diaries, and photographs.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

2014 Nerdlesque Festival Headliner!

2014NerdlesqueFestivalPosterA HUGE thank you to the 2014 Nerdlesque Festival team for asking me to be one of the four headliners in the first Nerdlesque festival!
April 3rd – 6th, 2014 in New York City will feature the nerdiest of nerdy from around the US and world taking it all off for you!
They are still accepting applications for performances through December 1st, 2013!

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Tuesday Tease is here – November 19th at Lucid Lounge!

TuesdayTeaseOct2013November 19th, Tuesday Tease is in full swing!
Dates: November 19, November 26, and December 17th.

Hosted by Sailor St. Claire and music by the band Pervana, this is a lovely, short show to entertain you during the work week.

Performances by Iva Handfull, Jesse Belle-Jones, and Queenie O’Hart!
I’ll be performing a new Barry Manilow act and my Psalm 69 fan dance.

Tickets & more info is available at Tuesday Tease’s website, including ticket sales for the next set of shows.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Wednesday, November 6th – Skinny Dip!

Slither on down to the High Dive for a night of serpentine inspired performances.
Doors at 7:30 only $8.00 gets you in the door. Table seating now available!
Venue: High Dive in the Fremont neighborhood, Seattle, WA  513 N 36th
Seattle, WA 98103
Hoop Dance by:
Carly Aniluk with Melissa Metesh

Dance by:
Leslie Rosen
Pandora
Bella Jovan
Candida GoZa
Verbena Bellydance
Elizabeth Dennis
Kindle
Maysun
Sarah Kate Moore

Burlesque by:
Karen Iva Handfull

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Raise Funds in the Name of BBQ

I am asking for donations to help me feed BurlyCon attendees BBQ this year at their hospitality booth.
It’s usually very hard for me to ask for assistance, but I do need your help.
Check out the campaign, and if you can feel and taste the BBQ, I would be forever grateful if you donated.
Campaign:  http://igg.me/at/feedbbq/x/937301
Thank you…

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Pin Curl Magazine Interview

A huge thank you to Pin Curl Magazine for interviewing me in their October, 2013 issue.
Divertida Devotchka asked great questions and got me all chatty.
Enjoy!

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off