About the Book
Burlesque dancer, Penthouse Pet, International Headliner, PhD in Burlesque.
Lola The Vamp is renowned internationally as a true burlesque icon. She's a living amalgam of vintage beauty. A real star cast in the mould of yesterday, she has the figure of Brigitte Bardot and the face of Vivien Leigh. She has supported Nick Cave and Grinderman, and her world-first PhD has featured in such publications as Huffington Post.
This book represents part of her PhD submission, documenting her imagery 2002-2012
Sensual and intensely feminine with a hint of dark romanticism, Lola The Vamp is a performer who will capture your imagination long after you have seen her dance. Australia's premier burlesque performer for a decade, yet she is so much more. Few performers have garnered such intense media attention and breathless reviews. Lola's star has risen into the popular consciousness with regular appearances on shows like Australia’s Getaway, Today and Channel V, as well as some of the most famous photographic magazines and newspapers such as The Australian, The San Francisco Chronicle and The Scotsman. Her short film, The Poor Slob and The Good Fairy made its debut at the Cannes Film Festival and her productions are festival headliners. Voted one of the eight hottest burlesque stars of all time (City Pages), she supported Nick Cave and Grinderman on their 2007 tour - something Mr Cave described as 'intimidating'. She is the first performer in theatre history to perform burlesque for a PhD