The Tastiest Tease in Texas!
Award-winning burlesque performer Ginger Snaps, The Tastiest Tease in Texas, is a founding member of Austin’s Black Widow Burlesque. Voted by the 2016 and 2017 Austin Chronicle Reader’s Poll as “Best Burlesque Performer,”she has been performing for eight years and driving audiences wild with her unique approach to striptease featuring unabashed humor, creativity, and aerial infusion! She is the Sky Candy Studio Company performance manager as well as a teacher, and performs primarily on lyra and aerial sphere.
When not twirling her tassels, Ginger produces shows with Black Widow Burlesque and Sky Candy, as well as her own series of themed burlesque shows featuring the best regional performers and is especially proud of her “Legislate This!” show, a fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. She also teaches burlesque performance, aerial burlesque, aerial performance, and dance lyra classes at Sky Candy in Austin, TX as well as workshops at the Austin Academy of Burlesque. Ginger has been seen at the Texas Burlesque Festival, Dallas Burlesque Festival, San Antonio Burlesque Festival, the 2012, 2013, and 2016 Austin Pride Festival, The Great Southern Exposure, The Southwest Burlesque Showcase, The Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival, The Show-me Burlesque and Vaudevile Festival, the Bayou City Burlesque and Circus Arts Festival, The Texas Aerial Festival, and has been nominated for an audience choice award at the Texas Burlesque Festival in 2012, 2013, and 2015, finally winning in 2016 with her partner and troupe-mate Randy Dodger, as well as her troupe, Black Widow Burlesque, winning for “most original!”
Ginger likes cats, glitter, dogs, more glitter, sci-fi, rhinestones, and quantum mechanical theories.