In our ongoing Q&A series --"The Candy Gram"-- we ask the same quirky questions of burlesque's various performers. If you want to be added to the mix, drop us a line at kellydinardo AT gmail DOT com. Today, say hello to Red Hot Annie.
What is your hometown?
How long have you been interested in burlesque/performing?
At least five years, but I just started in December!
How many pairs of pasties do you own?
At least 15 pairs
What are your three favorite songs to perform to?
More and More and Then Some" by Nina Simone, Teach Me Tiger by April Stevens and Chick Habit by April March.
What three items could you not live without as a performer?
Feathers, rhinestones, and tassels
Who had the biggest influence on your career?
The girls at Belmont Burlesque in Chicago
Who is your favorite burly queen?
What is your favorite item of clothing?
What's the last movie you saw?
The Big Lebowski (again and again and again!!)
What's on your must-see-TV list?
I don't really like watching TV. I can't handle the commercials! I used to love Sex & the City, though.
What book is on your nightstand?
Towing Jehovah & Blameless in Abaddon by James Morrow
If you could go anywhere for vacation, where would you go?
If you could have any superpower, which one would you want? Why?
Oooh! Easy! X-Ray Vision. Hello, hotties!!
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