What the Funk?! is going be bringing you all the burlesque, but we would be no where without our emcess!
Emcee And Guest of honor
(EmCee/Peeler/Director/Producer/Designer) has been hailed as one of The Top 10 Burlesque Performers To Watch by The Huffington Post, dubbed the Boss of Burlesque and a pioneer of the neo-burlesque movement by The Minneapolis Star Tribune and crowned in 2006, with The Wham Bam Thank You Maams, “Best Group” and “Most Vegas” at The Burlesque Hall of Fame. Foxy resides in The Twin Titties and has been gallivanting about the world peeling and pontificating as one of the hardest working traveling showgirls in burlesque! She has emceed for the Burlesque Hall of Fame, the Pink and White Ball (Mpls), the Michigan, Copenhagen, Vancouver, Las Vegas, Edmonton, Ohio, Minneapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Colorado, Alabama, Top Drawer, Albuquerque, Vermont, Best of Midwest, and the Grrrlesque Burlesque Festivals as well as performed in hole in the wall dives, theatres, tents, parking lots, fields, barns and ice houses in cities, towns and villages all over the planet! When she is at home, The Fox produces 2 different shows, reigns as the “Queen of Summer” emceeing multiple annual block parties and charitable events, makes the famous HardCore Pasties, builds theatrical drapes, designs and builds her own costumes and works on the never ending project that she calls home.
Rebecca Mmm Davis
Co Producer and Emcee
Rebecca Mmm Davis has been emceeing and hosting events since her 8th grade talent show. She’s emceed quite a variety of events: MoPop’s Myth and Magic Event, the Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam, and The Academy Of Burlesque’s Faculty Showcases to name a few. Emcee’ing has taken her up and down the West Coast and Canada, as well as to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland. She has been lucky to host a plethora of nerdlesque shows, including: Behind the Blue Door (based on Doctor Who) and Jojo Stiletto’s Guardians of the Galaxy at Emerald City Comic Con. In her Other Performance Life, Rebecca is a stage and film actor. Rebecca also volunteers annually at Geek Girl Con and Burlycon.