Bourgeois Betty is a classically trained actress who graduated from the Florida State School of Theatre in 2003 specializing in costume history and wig design. Betty began her illustrious burlesque career in 2010 while still on active duty with the United States Air Force. While stationed in Augusta, Georgia she was a founding member of the Augusta Burlesque and its offspring Dirty South Burlesque and Cabaret. During her time with AB she won Best Variety and Most Humorous at the 2011 Southern Fried Burlesque Fest and Best Duet with Dutchy Tulips at the 2012 Southern Fried Burlesque Fest. In October of 2012 she made some bad life choices and relocated to Atlanta, Georgia where she became a regular performer with Syrens of the South, an original member of the Mayhem Femmes, headliner with The Candybox Revue, sometimes educator at the Atlanta School of Burlesque, and winner of Most Daring with Dutchy Tulips at the first annual 2013 Burlypicks in Los Angeles. She was most recently accepted as a full-time member of the Candybox Revue. When not burlesquing you can find her drinking with the love of her life for the past 17 years, Lucy.

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