Past Performances

"Lil' Steph left out the 2 T's because she knows how to tease" ~Scott Johnston

"Criminally Cute" ~Dr Lucky

"The girl who can turn the world on with her smile" ~Joey Martini.

"Lil Steph, a petite platinum blonde in pale pink corset, will haunt my waking dreams—what is it about small-breasted women that makes me nuts?—but for the rest of you, get a gander at that single-cheek ass-bounce. Skillful, unique, awesome." ~ JD Oxblood

Rasputin's Room was featured as one of PW's Top Weekend Picks

Rasputin's Room was also highlighted in the recent Philadelphia Weekly article "One day in Philadelphia: 24 hours of life in the city"


Philadelphia Burlesque Performer and Producer

The Criminally Cute Lil' Steph is one of Philadelphia's leading burlesque producers and an internationally renown burlesque performer. She has been dazzling audiences and turning the world on with her smile since 2006. Lil' Steph is the producer of Philadelphia's poshest classic burlesque show Rasputin's Room, every 3rd Friday of the month at Ruba. She has also produced the neo burlesque show Glitter Mania, the sumptuous Sin Cities, newbie revue Tassel Twirling Tyros and was producer of Bravissimo Burlesque which ran from 2010-2013. The petite coquette was the resident gogo vixen at Philly's original rock and roll dance party, the legendary Fast Cheap and Out of Control for 9 years.  You can catch Lil' Steph every First Friday in Old City at Portside Parlor for their art show. As one of Philadelphia's most sought after performers, she has performed at such events as Diabolique Fetish Ball, Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention, Hotrod Hoedown, Dr. Sketchy's, Carnivolution,  Burlesque -n- Beyond, and The Philadelphia Fringe Festival's Late Nite Cabaret. Lil' Steph has guest starred with Philadelphia Burlesque troupes The Peek-a-Boo Revue and The Cabaret Administration. She has intoxicated the room at Philly venues like Johnny Brenda's, The Trocodaro, Blue Martini, Plays and Players, World Cafe Live, The TLA, Underground Arts, PhilaMOCA, Tabu  and Voyeur.

Being one of Philly's premier burlesque performers has given Lil' Steph the opportunity to perform in top notch shows up and down the Eastern Seaboard and beyond! She has tantalized audiences in Harrisburg, Scranton, Jim Thorpe, West Chester, Boston, NYC, Long Island, D.C, Newark, Atlantic City, Wilmington, Charleston and Las Vegas. Lil' Steph has brought her adorable stage presence to venues like Palace of Wonders, Beehive, Beat Hotel, The Queen Theatre, The Note, Slipper Room, Public Assembly, Tammany Hall, The General, Nurse Bettie , Employee's Only, Hotel Chantelle, The Triad, R Bar, Cha Cha's, The Bowery Poetry Club, Roxy and Dukes, and The Mauch Chunk Opera House. She has appeared in such shows as Brick City Burlesque, The Coney Island Rockabilly Festival, Drunken Dragon Nights, Room 69, Shaken and Stirred, Kitty Nights, Sharkbite Sideshow, Bedlam Burlesque, Party in a Box, Ball Drop, Tilted Torch Burlesque, Sugar Shack Burlesque, Behind the Velvet Curtain and Burlesque-a Pades. Lil' Steph has performed with top notch bands such as Broadway Brassy and the Brass Knuckles as well as the infamous Brian Newman Quartet.

Lil' Steph has made the festival circuit performing in The Burlesque Hall of Fame 2010, The PA Burlesque Festival 2012, The Carolina Burlesque Festival 2013 where she won the title "Most Classic" and The New York Burlesque Festival 2014.

   In 2014 Lil' Steph toured Europe performing in Paris at Pretty Propaganda, in Rome for The Caput Mundi International Burlesque Award and in London at World Burlesque Games.

Contact for more information

Upcoming Performances:

April 23, 24, and 25
Queen Calavera
Hamburg, Germany

May 1
Prague Burlesque Royal
Prague, Czech Republic

Friday May 15th
Lil' Steph presents RASPUTIN'S ROOM

416 Green St, Philadelphia Pa
Doors at 9pm Show 10pm. $10, $12 VIP Reserved Seating
Featuring: Lil' Steph, Calamity Chang, Varla Velour, Cherry Bomb, Roscoe Brown