Burlesque superstar, pianist, pin-up, porcelain doll.
One of burlesque’s most renowned international stars, the stunning Chrys Columbine is the only performer who combines the art of burlesque with her breath-taking skills as a trained-concert pianist.
Often hailed as the ‘porcelain doll’ and ‘burlesque goddess, the London-born showgirl is known for her unique, exquisite routines, dazzling audiences all over the world with crystals, classical piano, feather fans and fire.
Having mesmerized crowds globally, her stream of prestigious clients have included Dom Perignon, Cannes Film Festival and London 2012 Olympics. Amongst her countless media credits, are BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Vogue, Glamour, Playboy, The Mail On Sunday, The Guardian, OK! and Time Out to name but a few.
She was an original headliner from 2010 – 13 on burlesque’s biggest theatre tour, An Evening of Burlesque, at major theatres all over the UK and Europe (including O2 Arena), on the Burlesque Ball 2010 theatre tour of Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth & Adelaide) and has hosted her own shows at prestigious London venues such as Movida, Annabel’s, No.5 Cavendish Square & Hippodrome.
She is the only burlesque performer to date to have graced a public theatre stage in the UAE, at prestigious theatre-nightclub The Act Dubai.
As one of the most original, charismatic and celebrated figures in the industry, Chrys is a driving force alongside her acclaimed contemporaries in bringing burlesque and cabaret into the mainstream.
“Britain’s answer to Dita Von Teese” Playboy
“One of the queens of British burlesque – Chrys is superb – enchanting, ethereal, elegant, captivating to watch” The Mail On Sunday
“Queen of Neo-burlesque” GQ
“Stunning, sexy Chrys brings characterful performance with sensual grace, to stunning effect” The Guardian
“Star of British burlesque, porcelain doll” Glamour