On Sunday, May 6th Dr. Sketchy’s presents Goldie Candela of Austin’s beloved Jigglewatts Burlesque troupe. Bring out your colored pencils & oil pastels as her costumes for this session include lots of sparkle, a big mermaid dress, and flamboyant colors.
Goldie Candela has been a staple in the Austin Burlesque scene for over the last 5 years. Her career started off with the vaudevillian based cabaret troupe Carousel Cabaret in 2007, as Abbey Rose, She was able to share the stage with many different performers in the Austin and national scene. Ranging from Local acts such as The White Ghost Shivers to, the more globally known George Clinton and The Parliament Funkadelics. In her career with Carousel Cabaret the troupe would win Best Ensemble 2 years running in the Texas Burlesque Festival.
Now as a member of Texasâ€™ most prized Troupe The Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue, they have been graced with the title of Troupe of the Year- Hot Rods and Heels 2010 and 2011. She has shared the stage with such notable Burlesque Legends and entertainers as Satanâ€™s Angel, Tiffany Carter, Torchy Taboo, and Shannon Doah. Most recently she has shared the stage with some of the top 50 Burlesque performers in the world. Holding her own with such notable performers, Goldie has helped raise the bar in the Austin scene, will be performing in San Francisco for 2012â€™s Tease O-Rama.
Miss Goldie Candela will be performing during one of the breaks at this Sketchy’s session – don’t miss it!!
Goldie Candela in a burlesque Tribute to Bettie Page
Please join us as we welcome Goldie Candela to the Dr. Sketchy’s stage!
May 6th, 2012
At The Volstead on E. 6th (part of Hotel Vegas)
$10 to draw, payable via paypal or at the door
Please bring your own drawing supplies