Sadie Hawkins is a multidisciplinary entertainer based in Atlanta, Ga. offering a range of skills, including burlesque, fire and aerial performance. Her aerial and fire performance is charged with a burlesque sensibility, often fusing them into performance art.
Aerial performances can be part of a show – accompanied by live music or other performance – or the aerial work can be eye candy for an event, such as an art opening or a club night. The presentation can range from aerial gogo, to ambient posing, to titillating striptease. Aerial offerings include: Aerial Hoop/Lyra, Dance Lyra/Trapyra, Tippy Lyra, Aerial Net, Sling/Hammock, Aerial Frame, and Improvised/Custom Apparatus (including Stage Sling/Roundsling, Aerial Star/Chandelier, Silks/Trapeze Hybrid, Chains, Aerial Saddle). Additional experience includes Cloud Swing, Silks, Aerial Rope, Trapeze, and Still Rings.
Performing solo or as part of a troupe, fire performance ranges from dancing, to body transfers, to fire eating. Growing fire toolset includes: Fans, Torches, Palm Torches, Floating Orb, Fire Fingers, and Baton. If fire is not permitted in a venue, many comparable glow tools are available. Glow tools include: Fans, Palm Torches, Baton.
Sadie has been participating in Atlanta's burlesque scene since 2004. Burlesque and other specialty performance offerings include: Go-Go Dance, Feather Fan Dance, Chair Dance, Glitter Show, Striptease, Tassel Twirling, Body Paint Model, Figure Model, Living Statue/Tableau, Costumed/Theme Character Mingle.