"I wasn't really naked. I simply didn't have any clothes on."
Determination is only starts to describe these woman, International and National starlets that follow the footsteps of legends Toni Elling, Lottie The Body, Jean Idelle and Josephine Baker.
Their artistic determination to move forth and build a better tomorrow for all other women to come after them. Celebrating strong women of color is not just once a year but it should be every day of the rest of the years to come. Performers of Color are changing the game to be more diverse and inclusive.
Po'Chop created The Black Burlesque Performer Directory where you can sign up and find other dancers world wide. Chicava Honeychild is searching for your story, (Form for Chicava's Database)
Shows like Jeezy's Juke Joint continues to offer burlesque events thru the year,
Check out http://jeezysjukejoint.com/
Check out The Legends of Dance that opened the doors for all these women.