Amber Ray

Amber Ray

New York City

Amber Ray is an International Burlesque sensation and downtown NYC Diva with a vibrant and diverse career spanning over a decade, musing many an expression of art. Tirelessly creating, she's won a variety of awards and attention from her bustling networks, communities and even some of her heroes. She's especially known for her fierce dramatics on stage, heated sensuality as well as her unique and opulent costumes in which she designs and executes in lush, eye-popping detail. Wether exercising an energetic classic striptease from her striking hourglass figure, acting out a theatrical moment, or humorous storyline, she always incorporates surprises to thrill, bewilder and delight in all her entertainment ventures.

As an expert tease in great demand, she's headlined in fabulous festivals and beautiful venues across the planet dancing her way through Europe, Australia, Canada and the US. Other work includes major events such as the Flag Ship Store opening party private parties for Marc Jacobs LA, the Flagship Store NYC Agent Provocateur, Life Ball in Vienna, several years performing and competing at the Burlesque Hall Of Fame and other countless high end soirees for style makers such as, Suzanne Bartsch and even having had an act and costume designed by fashion visionary Thierry Mugler. Amber Ray Has been In numerous publications. Some Paper and Magazine Appearances include, the Village Voice, NY Times (Style section), Spin, Flaunt, Marquis, Heeb, and New York Magazine which dubbed her a "Creative Sexpot". Amber Ray Has Mused her way across the art world working with such visionaries as Steven Assael, Molly Crabapple, and Ron English, as well as countless others in schools and art venues, world wide. Amber Ray was one of the first Dr. Sketchy models and has turned up in almost all of Molly Crabapple's published books. Other book appearances include Last Night's Party, NYC SEX, Dr. Sketchy's Rainy Day Coloring Book, The Burlesque Handbook, And Burlesque By Michelle Baldwin. Recently she appeared in the movie Burlesque Assassins. Amber Ray sometimes also works as a style maker behind the scenes where she designs custom headdresses, accessories and costumes for burlesque queens and other art stars as well as constantly tending her garden of sparkling flower clips, Amber Ray Accoutrements, which adorn thousands of characters worldwide. Her Accessories have appeared on Project Runway, and MTV. You can also find Amber Ray teaching @ The NY School of Burlesque and other burlesque schools and venues worldwide, lecturing on Artistic Inspirational guidance and her specialized practical costume creation techniques.

A Notorious sight in NYC. Amber Ray most often performs at The fabulous live music supper club, "Duane Park" where she is a dancer, host and chanteuse, when she's not touring. You'll also find her entertaining in clubs, special events and small venues always making a scene, wherever she goes.

Polished and Primed, Amber Ray is always preparing for her next blazing affair with an audience of any size...
It might just be you!

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