International Headliner for the 2014 Perth International Burlesque Festival: COCO LECTRIC (USA)
Coco Lectric is a classically trained dancer, actor, and vocalist. With
an absolute love of her audience, she graces stages all over the world.
She's a founding member of The Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue (Austin,
TX), founder of the Austin Burlesque Alliance, co-producer of the Texas
Burlesque Festival, creator and producer of the World Go-Go
Championship, and is the Headmistress of The Austin Academy of
Burlesque. Coco won “Queen of Burlesque 2010” at the New Orleans
She was “2010 Texas Performer of the Year”
from the Hotrods and Heels festival and won the “Audience Choice Award
2009,” at the Texas Burlesque Festival, and second runner up in the Viva
Las Vegas Burlesque Competition 2011.
She's been featured in
the New York Burlesque Festival and the Las Vegas Burlesque Festival,
and headlined in Girlesque in Toronto, Windy City Burlesque Festival,
Dallas Burlesque Festival, Suncoast Burlesque Festival, the Southwest
Burlesque Festival, Hawaii Burlesque Festival, Florida Burlesque
Festival, New Orleans Burlesque Festival, and the Texas Burlesque
She performed Opening Night at the Burlesque Hall of
Fame Weekend in Las Vegas 2010 and in the Miss Exotic World and
Reigning Queen of Burlesque competition in 2011 and 2012.
She was voted #7 in 2011 and #5 in 2012 (21st Century Burlesque’s “Burlesque Top 50”).
Coco has also graced the cover of Bachelor Pad, Pin Curl, Atomic
Bombshells, Min Boudoir and been featured in The Berlesker, 21st Century
Burlesque, All That Glitters and numerous other publications. She has
been classically trained in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip-hop, belly
dance, and Polynesian styles.