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I am writing a talk on racism in showbusiness and started a gofund me campaign

In the past weeks we had and intense discussion about cultural appropriation on the international Burlesque circuit that has hurt people from all backgrounds and cost a lot of performers of colour a huge amount of emotional labour. Many articles have been published by white ally’s but many agreed that a ‚brown‘ voice of a […]

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A note on ally-ship and white performers helping to fight racism in Burlesque 

The last couple of weeks have been an eye-opening experience for many white performers on the European circuit. I say white performers because nothing that has happened was anything new to US: performers of colour (POC). The conversation started as a Facebook  callout of one particular performer with very offensive material in her acts. This […]

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We made a 2019 Calendar!

Hey lovely people! It’s been  a while since i wrote a blog post but today i really have a wonderful reason. The talented photographer Verena Gremmer and me have planned plotted and done quite a few shootings over the year to produce a ‘MisSa Blue by Verena Gremmer’  Calendar for 2019. When Verena agreed to embark […]

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MisSa Blue for TEDx

Today i realised that i have never released a blog post for my TEDx talk . I’ve recently shared my personal story about fighting mental illness and becoming a circus artist very late in life – hoping to inspire other female people of colour and performers to keep fighting. A few weeks ago i ‘ve […]

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