~Human being extraordinaire with a propensity for debauchery and a predilection for supervillainery~
Shotglass Sally is a Chicago-based Burlesque-Sideshow performer and published Alt Model. She embraces that which is avant garde, bizarre, dark, and super cute, lending to a unique visual style on and off stage. Sally's work has been featured in publications such as Gorgeous Freaks and Surreal Beauty Magazine. As a performer, her specialties include sword swallowing, angle grinder performances, fire eating, fire breathing, glass eating, glass walking, blockhead, human pincushion, ladder of swords, and beginner-intermediate aerial hoop.
Shotglass Sally has performed at The Steampunk World's Fair, Trundle Manor, Throttle Fest, The Fifth Annual Lollapalooza Sideshow opening for CHVRCHES, the international queer burlesque and variety extravaganza Queerpocalypse, and for Porn and Chicken's Transylvania Carnivale, voted Chicago's best dance party 4 years in a row. She opened for Industrial legend Leaether Strip in Chicago in 2013 as well as for the Chicago stop of the 2014 Grendel & Ludovico Technique Tour. Sally regularly performs at No-Tell (voted Best Mid-Week burlesque break by the chicago Reader, 2014) and Festival of Flesh, both of which were listed in Thrillist's Top 5 Craziest Parties in Chicago, 2014.
[Photo by Jessie Buckley]