Notoriously acclaimed as Australia’s Queen of Burlesque Imogen Kelly began performing her own glamorous, character inspired style of striptease in 1990.
Imogen was further crowned World Queen of Burlesque at The Burlesque Hall of Fame in 2012.
Imogen holds a BFA in Film and performance (COFA 1995), a diploma in Circus Arts (ZACCA- UK 1998) becoming one of the world’s first burlesque aerialist/ striptease artists, a diploma in film-making (Sydney University 2000), a NIDA degree in directing (2002) and Certificates 3 and 4 in fitness.
Imogen was co- producer of the world’s first all women’s strip club Gurlesque (1999), she performed at the opening of The Opera House studio in 2002, co-produced award winning show Tarnished (2004-2010).
Imogen is a breast cancer survivor and campaigner.