Join world renowned performance artists for an evening celebration of Anime, Japanese Pop Culture, Gaming Culture, and Convention nerddom in what is quickly becoming one of Anime Expo’s signature events: MYTH: Legends of Burlesque & Magic. Taking over the beautiful NOVO venue, MYTH offers attendees a high caliber evening show experience in a new luxurious lounge setting complete with bar, and custom bar menu with themed cocktails just for the show! Marvel as our beautiful women tantalize and tease you in various forms of undress, allow your jaws to gape in awe as world renowned magicians from television shows like America’s Got Talent, Pen & Teller’s Fool Us, Masters of Illusion, and Don’t Blink mystify you with amazing feats of world class illusions! This is one show you will NOT want to miss! Event is 18+ & ID’s will be checked at the door. Come be a part of the magic, be a part of the MYTH!
MYTH: Legends of Burlesque & Magic is a mature show and only suitable for audiences 18 years or older. ID’s will be checked.
GO. SEE. THIS. SHOW! It is an absolute blast, beginning to end.
– Michael Chabolla – RACKET Magazine”
This is a WILL CALL ticketed event. You MUST come to the Ticketing Booth at least 4 hours before start of event to pick up wristband for admission. Ticket holder required to come in person and bring the following items to receive their wristband for event admission:
ID will be checked at the door. If under age, you will be turned away. All sales are final. No refunds, no exchanges.
Using her metaphysical powers for merriment and mirthful mischief, Vixen has bewitched audience members far and wide, performing alongside guest stars such as Richard O’Brien, Lucy Porter, Milton Jones, Hattie Hayridge and Richard Herring, with guest appearances and headliner bookings at a range of venues and event nights all over the world, As well as holding two residencies with London’s longest running burlesque cabaret troupe, ‘The Kitten Club‘, at Volupte and Madame JoJos, with T.V. appearances on Channel 4, BBC3 and ITV2 and three West End runs at Charing Cross Theatre (formerly The New Players Theatre), cabaret connoisseurs will also recognise Ms. DeVille from her previous monthly residency as compere at ‘Finger In The Pie Cabaret’ (Madame JoJo’s) and ‘A Night of Burlesque’ (Oxford’s Café Coco).
William Draven is a master of high impact magic and has an insane mastery of mind over matter. William has been entertaining audiences around the world for well over a decade. Draven has been a featured performer numerous times on TV programs like “Masters of Illusion” on the CW, “The Late Late Show” on CBS, “Don’t Blink” on the Pop Network, and “True Nightmares” on Information Discovery, he has headlined at the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood, Jeff Mc’Bride’s Wonderground in Las Vegas, and at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, alongside having entertained scores of A list Hollywood stars at private parties and venues.
SCIENCE! Don’t blink an eye because something could go horribly wrong. Dyno Staats is a time traveling, steam powered, mad scientist from outside our place in time, but don’t worry: He uses his powers of mischief and misdirection for good educating and entertaining audiences around the world with his crazy antics and skillful craft. Dyno holds memberships with the prestigious Academy of Magical Arts, the world famous Magic Castle, Toastmasters International, as well as having achieved the coveted title of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America in 2001. Dyno has appeared on stages nation wide having headlined for Jeff Mcbride’s “Wonderground” in Las Vegas, “The Red Light Review”, “Her Royal Majesty’s Steam Punk Syposium” aboard the Queen Mary, and “Gaslight Gathering” in San Diego.
Best known for his portrayal of Zach Brock on the Emmy award winning series “Picket Fences” he has been fortunate to grow up and continue to be a working actor. Recently Adam has been seen on TV in “Perception” and “Castle”. You can catch him in his newest project the upcoming film “Pocket Listing”. His voice can also be heard as Peter Pan in “Jake and the Neverland Pirates” and well and Panicky Smurf in “Smurfs” and “Smurfs 2”. Adam is no stranger to the stage having been seen in the broadway revival of “Into the Woods” as Jack, Boq in the LA company of “Wicked”, as well as recently winning a broadway world award for his portrayal of goat in “The Robber Bridegroom” at ICT. Mr. Wylie is also an accomplished close-up sleight of hand magician, having performed all over the country, and can also be seen performing magic on the CW’s “Masters of Illusion”. Mr. Wylie is a recipient of the Carl Balentine award, as well having placed twice in the strolling showdown at the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood. As an added bonus you can catch Adam performing magic on the YouTube series the Magical Ride-Share show, in which he a regular performer.
Lou Lou Roxy
Hailing from Detroit and Las Vegas, Lou Lou Roxy has been creating crowd pleasing strip tease art for over a decade. From silly to sexy, glamour to gore, she’s ready to excite. Lou Lou has appeared in the films Camp Burlesque and Shazam and the Lost Path and helps produce Sin City Gallery’s 12 inches of Sin afterparty event. Shes where the red lipstick on you came from.
Just a little touch of the strange and unusual Mia has been thrilling her fans with her delightfully dark style of Burlesque for many years. Mia has appeared twice before on the stages of MYTH, as well as a producer for her own burlesque variety show: “The Creepshow Cabaret”.
The Magic Asian Man! Naathan is a true entertainer whose award-winning talents have been featured in movies like Superbad, on national television including NBC, Syfy, & Comedy Central, and at venues like Disneyland and even at the exclusive, world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood. Naathan is a member of the Academy of Magical Arts, Inc, the Screen Actor’s Guild, National Eagle Scout Association, and is the master of all trades, jack of none! His talents have recently been seen on “America’s Got Talent”, and on “Wizard Wars” in which he was the winner of season one. Naathan can be seen performing magic on the upcoming television series “Don’t Blink” and “Masters of Illusion”.
A rising talent in the burlesque world. Nova is a spirited performer and cosplayer who debuted her burlesque talents on the stages of MYTH for the first time in 2013. On top of her cosplay and burlesque skills she also does a bit of modeling when she can find the time in her busy schedule.
The Library Bards
‘Library Bards’ are an edgy nerd humor parody band. Both original songs and covers encapsulate the spirit of the modern nerd, while embracing comedy and shamelessness. Bards:
Bonnie Gordon: Fans will remember this lovable Bard from ABC’s ‘The Quest’ and as the voice of Rainbow Mika from “Street Fighter”, and Ikki Tousen from the anime “Xtreme Xecutor”. Bonnie bursts with quirky charm and will win your over with her superior vocals.
Xander Jeanneret: Marked as the “gay”mer from season 2 of TBS’ King of the Nerds, Xander brings all of his personality and flair for the dramatic to the band.
Anastasia Synn is a magic and stunt performer and consultant origionally from Toronto Canada but has made her home in Vegas for the past six years; She travels to LA frequently. A magician member of the Academy of Magical Arts at the world famous Magic Castle, she has run and performed in The Amazing Johnathan show for three years on the road and in Vegas, as well as opened for him numerous times. She was Gallagher’s comic sidekick in Vegas at the Tropicana for his 9-month run, and for his two-week ‘smashing’ run at the Golden Nugget. She’s traveled and performed all over the United States and been on many radio and TV interviews across the country, including CNN, and HGTV. An elegant performer with a penchant for contrasting visuals and sound in ways that make you smile and squirm all at once.
Citizen of the city of brotherly love Philadelphia, USA, has been regarded by his peers as one of Magic’s Rising Stars. Eric has made quite a name for himself in the world of up-close magic. Armed just with cunning sleight-of- hand and a charming personality, Eric dazzles his audiences with his digital dexterity. He uses these tools to politely deceive and entertain his audiences. Eric has performed his special brand of magic and giving lectures at corporate and private functions all over the globe. He was invited for the sixth time to amaze audiences during a week long performance at the World Famous Magic Castle in Los Angeles, CA. Forming a special bond with his audience, he creates intimate miracles, often taking place right in their hands!!! Ordinary, everyday items become objects of fancy, as Eric delicately handles them with feats of prestidigitation. Coins multiply, cards fly, and audiences cheer… Eric has performed for stars and celebrities including: John Mayer, Dave Matthews, Missy Elliott and Howie Long and for corporate clients such as: Coca-Cola, Bank of America, and Merrill-Lynch. An original performer and creator, Eric was recently persuaded to publish some of his original “pet” miracles in magic journals for fellow magicians. Eric has many accomplishments under his belt including magic awards from his peers.