Dahlia Dangerous is an elegant, glamorous and intensely seductive performer.

She has graced numerous stages throughout New Zealand, Australia, USA and Canada both as a solo performer and as one half of the duo The Ballet School Dropouts since 2013.

 Multi-talented and award winning, her 30+ years experience in dance, studying dance at university level, performing as a performing as a cheerleader for the Waikato Chiefs and Suzuki Motorbikes has led to becoming a core cast member of the Metropolitan Club production team. 

Along with her partner is sparkly crime, Trillian, Dahlia Dangerous is co-founder of Corps de Burlesque ~ School of Seduction and co-creator of the Corps de Burlesque Syllabus.

…She may look prim n proper but this woman is clearly dangerous in the wrong hands…


April 2013 Graduate of Red Delicious Burlesque Academy June 2014 

Tease of Burlesque workshop with Lada Redstar (GER) Melbourne, Australia

June 2014 Noir Burlesque with Cleo Viper (ITL) Melbourne, Australia

October 2014 Charleston workshop with Coney Bow (NZ) Palmerston North, NZ

October 2014 Bump'n'Grind workshop with Loulou D'Vil (FIN) Christchurch, NZ

April 2015 Down and Dirty with your Boa workshop with MisRed, NZ

June 2015 Fan-dance workshop with Vicky Butterfly (UK) Canberra, Australia

June 2015 Bumps, Grinds & Tassels with Medianoche (USA) Canberra, Australia

June 2015 Tassel Twirling with Trixi Tassels (UK) Perth, Australia

October 2015 1:1 workshop with Ginger Valentine (USA) Palmerston North, NZ 

Performance Highlights


The Big Tease Gala - Australian Burlesque Festival - Sydney, Australia

Hot Picks - Christchurch, New Zealand

Gin & Tassels (Producer) - Feilding, New Zealand


Boom Boom Burlesque! - Whanganui, New Zealand


Fabulously Flirty, La Saint Valentin (Headliner) - Auckland, New Zealand

Deco-Dance After Dark - Art Deco Weekend, Napier, New Zealand

The Royale Variety Performance - Art Deco Weekend, Napier, New Zealand


Dazzle Ball - Wanganui Vintage Weekend, New Zealand

Lola and Friends, Seance - Palmerston North, New Zealand

The Dazzle Ball - Winter Deco Weekend, Napier, New Zealand

Absinthe Obscura - Winter Deco Weekend, Napier, New Zealand

Jay Gatsby Requests (Headliner) - Canberra, Australia


Bathtub Ball - Wanganui Vintage Weekend, New Zealand

Kabarett presents Nacktmusik - Art Deco Weekend, Napier, New Zealand

Tease on Tour (Headliner) - Wellington, New Zealand


Diamond Victory Burlesque - Wanganui, New Zealand

Art Deco Weekend - Napier, New Zealand

Grandiose Burlesque (Headliner) - Nelson & Takaka, New Zealand


Undieground Burlesque-Super Heroes - Wellington, New Zealand

The Menagerie - Wellington, New Zealand

Rock n Roll Circus - Auckland, New Zealand

Tease on Tour (Headliner) - Ashburton & Timaru, New Zealand

New Orleans Burlesque Festival - USA

Nurse Bettie - New York City, USA

New York Burlesque Festival - USA

Montreal Burlesque Festival - Canada

Big Burlesque Blowout - Christchurch, New Zealand


Australian Burlesque Festival - Canberra, Australia

Perth International Burlesque Festival - Australia

New Zealand Burlesque Festival - Palmerston North


New Zealand Burlesque Festival Tour - Christchurch

Pinup Highlights


Cover Model for NZ PinUp Magazine issue #1

Featured in the NZ Burlesque Calendar


Pinup of the Week - The Great NZ PinUp