San Diego Burlesque… and beyond!
“Di’ Lovely is a true sensation on and off stage. Her acts are full of high intensity, complex, showstopping moves that leave audiences breathless. Her warm embrace and nature shines in the studio as she teaches, giving her students expert guidance, skills and support. I love being able to work with this firecracker of sass and beauty!”
— Lola Frost: Performer, Mentor, 2nd runner up Miss Exotic World 2013
SAN DIEGO’S HOMEGROWN BURLESQUE STAR, DI’ LOVELY
never ceases to slay each stage she graces across the globe. She’s proven to be a crowd pleaser, winning “Best Burlesque” at the Arizona Burlesque Festival; and has been the only San Diegan to compete multiple times at the international Burlesque Hall of Fame for the coveted crown: Miss Exotic World – Reigning Queen of Burlesque.Di’ Lovely also had the honor of headlining major burlesque festivals in Australia, Philippines, and Canada.
Coined as the Weapon of Mass Seduction, it is no wonder how Di’ Lovely has taken the international scene by storm. She performs with sensuality and overflowing energy that can power an entire city for days.
She shares her ‘expert-tease’ teaching at BurlyCon & dance studios around the world, and was even featured teaching burlesque on Playboy TV! A well-rounded artist, she quickly became a sought-after mentor for other dancers, with concentrated assistance in technique, choreography, social media, and business practices. An additional passion project is traveling to the Philippines, mentoring friends abroad to help pioneer a sensational neo-burlesque scene in metro-Manila. For more upcoming workshop information, visit: DanceWithDiLovely.com
In the meantime, she strives to bring visibility to fellow Filipinx burlesque performers as herself. In collaboration with FilAm ARTS, Di’ Lovely proudly curates “Burlesque Las Filipinx,” an intimate show to celebrate this special art form, held in Historic Filipinotown of Los Angeles. The show has garnered much attention with a cover page feature in the LA Times entertainment section!
In 2017 she won the Miss Tiki Oasis crown, as the pin-up ambassador for the world’s largest tiki festival. Considered a legacy title, she continues to represent the organization visiting tiki bars & enthusiasts around the world.
To round out her dance entrepreneurship, Di’ Lovely also created one of the industry’s most popular brands, catering to the professional TRAVELING SHOWGIRL on the go. You can shop for casual apparel & accessories at TravelingShowgirl.com
Follow this trailblazing powerhouse, and her endless summer adventures on social media at @MissDiLovely
BOOK NOW! Bring Di’ Lovely to your city; for your local burlesque & variety show, promotional & corporate socials, bachelorette parties, or dance workshops! Head to DanceWithDiLovely.com for details of class offerings.
Di’ Lovely effortlessly combines the glamour of classic burlesque with a modern sizzle. Her performances are captivating, unique, passionate, and polished. Di’ Lovely’s creativity and aesthetic are exceptional, and pairing these with her formal dance training create performances that are truly top-notch. The Calgary International Burlesque Festival was honoured to have Di’ Lovely headline our Saturday Glamour Showcase in 2017. She is a treat to work with and would highly recommend her as a headliner for any festival looking for a professional, creative, and kind performer.
–Calgary International Burlesque Festival
Di’ Lovely is a world-class performer and a lovely person to work with. She is as charming and professional off-stage as she is when she performs on-stage for hundreds of fans!
–Coco Lectric, Headmistress of the Austin Academy of Burlesque , President of BurlyCon