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BigTease – a Burlesque and Cabaret show!

9 June, 2023 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

It’s the Clash of Burlesque Titans!

Malta’s very own Undine LaVerve and Jessica DoRight (USA/Vienna) meet in Malta’s Society of Art to bring you a night of spellbinding Cabaret!


For this edition of BigTease we’ve got a special treat for our lovely audience.

This show will feature both professional performers and rising starlets – Undine and Jessica’s students who will showcase their best acts! An evening of Burlesque and musical Varieté featuring up-and-coming performers, including some first-timers to the stage. Brought to you by The Hot Box Girls Academy of Burlesque and the Burlesque Academy of Malta.

Expect a spectacle to remember from live singing to bawdy Burlesque – this show will be spectacular!

Burlesque Academy of Malta (BAM) meets HotBox Girls Academy of Burlesque. 

Burlesque Academy of Malta gives classes on the art of tease – the art of Burlesque, which encompasses dancing, acting skills and simultaneously teaches one to connect with one’s body, to feel good in one’s skin and to express oneself freely on stage, Our mission is to create a safe space where everyone can be themselves. To promote self-love, body confidence and empower both women and men by motivating owning one’s sensuality, as well as, encouraging freedom of expression through movement and the art of Burlesque. Some attend the academy for themselves, others wish to go on to perform on stage.

The Hot Box Girls Academy of Burlesque teaches the art of seduction in the style of old Hollywood, Broadway and the Vaudeville Orpheum Circuit. An elegant affair of ecclesiastic delights, our Burlesque debutantes will thrill you with gorgeous styles from vintage to modern performances.

Undine LaVerve Biography

Undine Laverve, “the Sin-Sational Siren of the Mediterranean ” is Malta’s pioneer Burlesque performer. She has travelled far and wide with her acts representing Malta since 2012. Undine started the Burlesque movement in Malta in 2011.

Undine LaVerve is a show producer, showgirl and the headmistress of BAM – the Burlesque Academy Malta. Proudly putting showgirls and showboys on stages since 2015 and producing the acclaimed theatre show “MalTease”, along with smaller monthly productions.

Undine’s style is classical Burlesque with a sensual and at times alternative twist; she brings originality, artistic stage presence, fierce dance moves and a spark to stages across the world.

Rebecca Greenstein (Jessica DoRight) Biography

Rebecca Greenstein (Jessica Do Right) a soprano from Texas, is the founder and director of two international arts companies, Opera Moderne and The Hot Box Girls that were originally founded in New York City.

She holds two degrees in the arts, including a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a specialisation in Musical Theatre from Texas State University. She has appeared in numerous opera productions, worked with many operatic and musical companies (such as The National Lyric Opera, Dicapo Opera Theatre, One World Symphony, Zilker Theatre Productions, Austin Musical Theatre, The Violet Crown Players, JABEN USA, and Opera Manhattan to name a few) and has gained the reputation as a truly versatile performer.

Productions for 2022 mounted the new interdisciplinary project of Vien.noir. A stunning cabaret experience of classical music, jazz, opera and electronic music fused with circus, burlesque, the art of aerial acrobatics at the beautiful Calea Club in Vienna, Austria. The Austin American Statesman admired her prowess “to simultaneously show off her beautifully trained voice and fine-tuned skills as a comedian.”


Friday 9 June 2023



Concert Hall of the Malta Society of Arts,
Palazzo de La Salle, 219, Republic Street, Valletta




9 June, 2023
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Palazzo de La Salle
Republic Street
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