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
Best Burlesque 2015 at Arizona Burlesque Festival, Miss Tiki Oasis 2017
Burlesque Hall of Fame: 2013, 2016, 2018, 2020
Headliner: AZBF 2016, Perth (Australia) Int'l Burlesque Festival 2016, Calgary (Canada) Int'l Burlesque Festival, Burlesque Philippines