Undine LaVerve, “The Sin-Sational Siren of the Mediterranean” is Malta’s very own Burlesque performer.
With 10 years of performance experience, 8 of which Internationally, she has travelled far and wide with her acts representing Malta. She is Malta’s Burlesque pioneer – she has started the Burlesque movement on the island, where there was none before. She is the headmisstress of BAM – the Burlesque Academy of Malta and Producer of shows such as, MalTease.
Undine LaVerve first started organizing Burlesque and Variety shows in Malta in early 2015. First regular monthly Burlesque shows started at Melita Gardens in January 2015. In 2016 a much acclaimed Burlesque and Variety show “MalTease” took the theater at St James Cavalier by storm. Now seasonal monthly shows are running at ELP (former Electro Lobster Project) that started in October 2016 and have all sold out since.
BAM – Burlesque Academy of Malta (shoutout to Pyra Texnix, Undine’s mentor) with weekly Beginner and Advanced classes is
Undine LaVerve is first and foremost a Burlesque artist – her style is Classical Burlesque with an alternative twist. She brings originality, artistic stage presence, fierce dance moves and a spark to stages across the world. Undine LaVerve has trained in Musical Theater at Masquerade Performance Arts school, Malta. She is also an alternative model, works as a host / MC / presenter and actress. Undine has appeared in numerous music videos, a few films and commercials, musicals and plays. Undine has her first single coming out in summer 2019.
“Enter Undine LaVerve, the bubbly and charming performer who has taken it upon herself to introduce our island to the mysteries of burlesque.” – Times of Malta.
“LaVerve is blessed not only with technical prowess but also with incredibly emotive facial expressions and a very infectious sense of fun that give an extra oomph to her performances.” – Times of Malta.
“Undine LaVerve, the island’s pioneering and internationally recognized Burlesque dancer, as well as BAM’s seductive headmistress, opened the night with her classic allure. Moving around the stage adorned in feathers, it was hard to not fall into a hypnotic spell, especially since it felt she was always looking straight at you.” – Lovin Malta
“Shimmying confidently on stage, she somehow makes it all look deceptively easy, almost as though seduction and dance are her default setting.” – Times of Malta.
“Malta’s own Undine la Verve received raucous cheers for her two routines, elegant and humorous in turn.”
– The Times of Malta (MalTease review)