Co-Owner of Metropolitan Studios and The Atlanta School of Burlesque located in Atlanta, GA, Roula Roulette is a theatrical artist most known for her performances that embody fat vanity, sex positivity, self love, wacky personal narratives, political think pieces, and sexual exploration. Roula has been teaching Burlesque and preaching the gospel of building body confidence with the Atlanta School of Burlesque for the last 8 years and received her Sexify® Sensual Movement Certification from Pole la Teaz in 2018 and her Liquid Motion® 1.0 Certification in 2022. She holds a Master of Arts in Theatrical Production and she has taught movement and her acclaimed Titty Church™ internationally and throughout the southeast at Universities, festivals, conferences, and private engagements.
Roula is also the co-owner of The Candybox Revue where she produces and choreographs group work. Roula is a community organizer and activist in the Atlanta arts scene and LGBTQAI+ community. Her work with these three entities honors the legacy of the queer individuals, feminists, and artists who rebelled, organized and created before us by joining people together and building on that legacy - igniting passion, solidarity and community.
Additionally, Roula offers "Get Your Sh!t Together - Production 101", "The Burlesque Storyteller" and "Titty Church™". She has been featured in local press such as Q Magazine and The Georgia Voice for her work in creating a queer inclusive space, Metropolitan Studios, in Atlanta, GA. She has also been seen in Georgia Entertainment News, Voyage ATL and SETC News.
Onstage credits include but are not limited to; FATlanta, The New Orleans Nerdlesque Festival, The Americana Burlesque and SideShow Festival, Great Southern Exposure, The Smoky Mountain Burlesque Festival, The Savannah Burlesque Festival, The Nashville Burlesque Festival, DragonCon Burlesque’s Glamour Geek Review, and Tricky Thick: A Fat Burlesque Revue in Sydney, Australia.
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