Kitten de Ville is credited as one of the originators of the New Burlesque movement and is known as ‘The Embodiment of Burlesque’.
Kitten de Ville began her career in 1994 with The Los Angeles based troupe The Velvet Hammer, whose sold out shows were responsible for reviving the art of Burlesque. She now performs across the United States and Europe where she headlines with a variety of top musicians and performers from around the globe.
Kitten has been seen on several television shows in North America and Europe. She has been featured in Burlesque documentaries and has starred in several independent films. Some of the music videos that Kitten has appeared in are J-Lo’s,’You do it well’, The Cramps ‘Ultra Twist’ and Rob Zombie’s ‘Feel So Numb’.
Kitten made her Hollywood acting debut in the movie ‘Auto Focus’ starring Willem Defoe and Greg Kinnear. Photographs of Kitten have graced the covers of books, magazines, calendars and newspapers worldwide. Her image has inspired many artists to paint her likeness in a variety of styles. Kitten has worked with top photographers from around the world including David Lachapelle and Bunny Yeager. Kitten has also appeared on the runways for such acclaimed designers as Jean-Paul Gaultier, Syren and Agent Provocateur.
Kitten de Ville is an award-winning international burlesque superstar. Some of the titles that Kitten has won are Miss Exotic World 2002 and Queen of the Quake. This multi-talented Kitten also produces a successful Rock & Roll Strip Show and runs her own school of Burlesque in her home town in Southern California.