Jeez Loueez – The Honey Badger of Burlesque
Entertainer & Emcee
For 11 years Jeez Loueez has left jaws dropped across the world with her biting wit, kinetic fury, and impeccable comedic timing. Known as “The Honey Badger of Burlesque” Jeez is a multi-faceted force who’s been hailed as a “Chicago cabaret legend” and voted the number 1 burlesque figure in the world. Whether she’s dazzling as a burlesque headliner, splitting sides as an emcee, or proving endless hot takes and booty shakes online, Jeez Loueez is a formidable presence who’s been described as “disarming” and “a true entertainer”.
Instructor & Educator
Education in performing arts has been a life long passion for Jeez Loueez, and it’s taken her from musical theater rehearsal rooms, to university campuses and beyond. Jeez Loueez teaches a variety of classes and workshops that focus on dance movement technique, stage presence, character work, musicality, and choreography. Jeez has taught and trained hundreds of students at institutions such as Actors Gymnasium, BurlyCon, and Northwestern University.
Curator & Producer
With each production Jeez Loueez brings you inclusive, show-stopping, world-class entertainment! Jeez is the creator and host of Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue, a yearly entertainment festival and traveling show that spotlights Black burlesque and variety from around the world. Her productions have been featured in Ebony Magazine, and the Netflix original series ‘Easy’.
“Jeez’s audience interactions are some of the best and most engaging I’ve experienced, and she does so in a seemingly perfect blend of campy and sexy: the epitome and essence of burlesque.”Tas Deville, 21st Century Burlesque