About Us

Milan Extraordinaire is the first and only Italian variety and burlesque festival, showcasing the world of entertainment at 360° ....from burlesque, to boylesque, cabaret, circus, pole dance, comedy and magic! From November 24th to the 26th, Milano will host a 3 days festival celebrating the art of live show, vintage culture, workshops, happenings, bringing to the fashion world's capital Artists from all over Italy and the world, performing and competing in 3 different categories: VARIETY, CIRCUS, BURLESQUE & BOYLESQUE. Last year's first edition had an enormous success, bringing to Milano enthusiastic International Performers of all kinds, as well as showing the rich creativity and variety of the Italian's own cabaret scene. This second edition will be bigger and better: new location, new Producer's team and increased numbers of acts and international guests! Spectators will be immersed in a world of magic, beautiful costumes, special effects, refined erotism and classy entertainment. A kaleidoscope of colors, sounds, feathers, sparkles...an exciting journey to a different time and space. A unique event that brings Milano back to the vanguard of the entertainment and live-show european scene, together with its unarguable leading role in the fashion industry.

Producers

Mitzi Von Wolfgang

Mitzi is the founder of Milan Burlesque School, the first school of burlesque and cabaret in Italy since 2008. She collaborates with the greatest worldwide stars and teachers of burlesque (Academy of burlesque and cabaret, burlesque Hall of fame finishing school) and is officially the most acclaimed coach of self-esteem and seduction on Italian television (“Lady burlesque”, “Missione seduzione”, “Cambio vita”). She has been the member of the jury of the three editions of the Milan Burlesque Awards, and produced the first edition of the Festival.

Giorgio Marchisio

Entrepreneur in the field of catering and entertainment, he founded and managed Maison Milano since one of the most active clubs featuring live shows and cabaret. Maison Milano is today a special location for nights out and events with an unique retro taste. Milan Extraordinaire was born from his will to bring to Milano the best international artists.

Cleo Viper

Cleo Viper joins the Productions Team this year to bring her live entertainment expertise to the Festival. Cleo Viper is the most acclaimed Italian Burlesque Performer in the world. Voted number ONE Burlesque Performer in Europe by 21st Century Burlesque Magazine in 2015 (ranked in the top 50 most influential Burlesque Personalities since 2012), she is also the only Italian stripteaser to have been selected to compete at the Burlesque Hall Of Fame Weekend in Las Vegas (in 2012 and in 2013 for Queen Of Burlesque - Miss Exotic World).