Dita Von Teese can't remember the first time she took her clothes off for someone. It was probably early on, before she became the queen of burlesque and undressing became her job. Probably after ballet class, changing in front of other girls. She does remember the first time she stripped. She was 19, and back then her name was Heather Sweet.
Dita Von Teese: How She Became the Most Famous Stripper in America - LA Weekly
By MailOnline Reporter. Most people enjoy a cocktail on their birthday - but few get Dita Von Teese as an ingredient. Reclining in a man-sized Martini glass, she could be seen making a splash - literally - as she entertained the crowds. Scroll down for video. Her cup runneth over! Dita Von Teese sits in a giant, man-sized Martini glass.
Dita Von Teese: How She Became the Most Famous Stripper in America
By Justin Enriquez. For over two decades she has wowed audiences with her striptease performances. But Dita Von Teese looks like shes putting on a more extravagant show than ever. Birds of a feather: The year-old performer donned pasties and huge feathers on Thursday.
She is also known for her short marriage to singer Marilyn Manson as well as performing in his music videos. Von Teese has released two books on burlesque history, fetishism and beauty. Von Teese has been a special guest at the Parisian venue Crazy Horse several times. Her show resulted in a DVD release. From to , she was a global ambassador of Cointreau and in — she was the face of Perrier.