• The Beauty Bar (map)
  • 231 East 14th Street
  • New York, NY, 10003
  • United States

Are you a performer who wants exude more confidence on stage? Do you find yourself only doing comedy acts because being “sexy” on stage makes you uncomfortable? Are you looking to take your act, and your audience to another level, but are not sure if you have what it takes? This class is here to help. Using a lecture format, Poison Ivory will teach her students tips and techniques on how to incorporate more sex appeal into any act.  

Presented with the New York School of Burlesque


Part goddess, part femme fatale, part hedonist, and recently crowned Miss Exotic World, Reigning Queen of Burlesque at the 2016 Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender, Poison Ivory is a New York based burlesque performer who is beginning to make her mark on the international burlesque scene. Within months of her debut, Poison was nominated for Hottest Freshman at the 2012 New York Burlesque Festival. She was later crowned Miss Starlet Burlesque at the 2013 Hollywood Burlesque Festival and took home the first place Crystal Corset Award at the 2014 Pennsylvania Burlesque Festival. Additionally, Poison won the Most Classic award at the 2015 International BurlyPicks Finals and has traveled as a featured performer and headliner all over the US. Now, with multiple festivals, accolades, and the Queen title under her garter, it is clear that Poison Ivory is a force to be seen. With a background in theater and dance, Poison Ivory combines her thoughtful musicality with sultry and sensual movements that always leave her audience wanting more. She is brown sugar and spice; she is a deadly device.

Poison Ivory by David Atlas