Chakra Tease, whose favorite philosopher is Socrates, began as a VaVaVette, with Cora Vette and the
VaVaVettes in 2012. The VaVaVettes performed at Harrah's for Viva Las Vegas
Rockabilly Weekend and at the House of Blues for the New Orleans Burlesque
Festival as well as all over Colorado, capturing the title of Best Burlesque
from Westword Magazine. Locally Chakra performs at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret
as well as with the Ooh La La Dance troupe.
She's performed with Vivienne VaVoom’s Burlesque As it Was, with Follies VouDou
at the VooDoo Comedy Play House and in Longmont for Thin Air Burlesque.
She has performed at the Colorado Burlesque Festival for the past three years,
she was a soloist at the Ohio Burlesque Festival in 2013, she performed in the
California Burlypicks Competition in 2014 and she performed and taught at The
Great Burlesque Expo in Cambridge in 2015, 2016 and she’s been selected to
teach and perform in 2017 as well.
She taught at the Southern Fried Burlesque Festival in
Atlanta and performed at the Southern Exposure Burlesque Festival. In 2016 she received
her biggest honor, when she was chosen as Gabriella Maze's protege in the Golden
Legends Champion Challenge.
On the non-burlesque dance front, she’s been the
choreographer for D'Sanez Productions since 2014 and she choreographed and
performed in the "Feel This Moment" variety show that has been seen
at the Reserve Casino in Blackhawk, Colorado, the Lakewood Cultural Center and
the Brighton Armory.