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GeneralSAPPHIRA IN SMIRNOFF ELECTRIC CABARET
MusicBECOME A BURLESQUE BOMBSHELL with SAPPHIRA
MoviesSAPPHIRA OPENS FOR DIMITRI FROM PARIS
TelevisionA VIDEO FROM OUR SHIMMY SHAKE SHOW
- Oct 18, 2010 2:59 AM Sapphira & Curves Gym - Breast Cancer Awareness
- Apr 22, 2010 12:46 AM New Music by Priscilla Tonkin aka Mystress
- Mar 11, 2010 2:28 AM BECOME A BURLESQUE BOMBSHELL COURSE - TERM 2 ELWOOD
- Mar 11, 2010 2:25 AM BECOME A BURLESQUE BOMBSHELL COURSE - TERM 2 GLEN IRIS
- Sep 10, 2009 2:58 AM Belly Dance or Birth Dance
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When you hear a voice that sends you gooey inside, you've heard Sapphira. An international belly dancer, burlesque performer, show director, promoter and teacher.
“Sapphira is wildly intoxicating. One of Australia's finest performers!" Alex Wain, MySpace.com
Traditionally trained in the art of Middle Eastern dance, Sapphira is a international burlesque showgirl, cabaret singer and teacher with an edge. Her toes have twinkled on stages across London, Europe, the USA and Australia including her hometown, Melbourne. As a published singer/songwriter/pianist using her real name, Priscilla Tonkin and the dance music pseudonym Mystress, she has more than a few tricks tucked up inside her satin evening gloves!
Sapphira has performed show-stopping routines at Ministry of Sound, Pacha, London Burlesque Festival, for legendary DJ Dimitri from Paris and under the desert stars in Black Rock City at Burning Man Festival in Nevada.
Certified in Group Fitness, her BECOME A BURLESQUE BOMBSHELL courses and belly dancing classes are popular around the globe as she teaches women to embrace their sensuality and feel empowered through movement, dance and costume.
In addition, to wide performance repertoire, Sapphira is a savvy promoter and director. She draws on her international experience co-producing the first Australian Burlesque Festival www.australianburlesquefest.com and she left her mark in London’s West End pioneering Shimmy Shake, a belly dancing and burlesque event which received reviews as far afield as the USA, Russia and South Africa.
"The lady is a class act all round" Chaz Royal - Founder London Burlesque Festival
Never one to shy away from the spotlight, Sapphira’s TV credits include: - Nuts TV Belly Dancing Mobidiaries - Passion TV ‘Cabaret Stage’ Earl’s Court Exhibiton Centre London - Smirnoff’s Electric Cabaret - Sky’s Red TV Talent
Combining the wonders of belly dance with contemporary style, Sapphira’s exquisite dancing and burlesque routines have a distinct and sensual flair.
Sapphira is a member of Equity and is fully covered to perform and teach. She is available for festivals, private functions, corporate launches and birthday celebrations.
"She is like a grand diva of a bygone era." Princess Farhana of Hollywood
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- Status: Swinger
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Occupation: Belly dancer, burlesque performer, singer