2019 Event Emcees!
Alotta Boutte' is an international cabaret and burlesque sensation. Hailing from the nightclubs of San Francisco, she serves up sweet lyrical somethings that titillate your eyes and tantalize your ears.
Ms. Boutte' has been a featured performer at Tease-O-Rama, the Burlesque Hall of Fame, the New York Burlesque Festival, Helsinki Burlesque Festival, Stockholm's Hootchy Kootchy Club and in Margaret Cho's Sensuous Woman. She has shared the stage with the biggest and brightest in burlesque and cabaret. Recently, she starred as the Chanteuse in the Mugler Follies in Paris. She currently resides in San Francisco and is part of the world's longest running musical, Beach Blanket Babylon. She was the last recipient of the Bay Area Leather Alliance Entertainer of the Year award (2010) and has been a regular of Seduction and brunch at IMSL.
Patty is a butch leatherdyke who has been involved in the Leather Community long to see herself through several incarnations and take a few trips around Kinky Block. Born and raised in upstate NY, she has been happily transplanted in Toronto for over a decade where she is a dual Canadian-US citizen. She is honoured to hold the titles of International Ms Leather 2014, Ms Leather Toronto 2014, and Ms Northbound Leather 2013.
Patty served on the boards of the So You Want to Be Kinky educational series and the International Ms Leather Foundation. She ran the Surge Event Series for leather/kinky women and trans people in Toronto and created the “Surge: Images of Power & Pleasure” calendar as a fundraiser. She has presented workshops on mummification and spanking and co-hosts experiential “novice nights” in Toronto. Additionally, Patty co-developed and regularly presents workshops on suicide/mental health first aid for the puppy and kink/leather communities. One of her other continued passions is working on behalf of Rainbow Railroad raising funds to help lgbt individuals find safe haven from state sanctioned violence, murder, and persecution.
Patty was awarded the 2012 Heart of the Flag Federation Volunteer of the Year Award, the 2015 Heart of the Flag Federation Leather Pride Award, and several Pantheon of Leather Awards (Woman of the Year 2015 and 2017, Community Choice Woman 2015). In 2016, she was honoured to be one of the Grand Marshals for the Toronto Leather Pride March.
She is an associate member of the Mid Atlantic chapter of ONYX and member of the Vajra Leather Family. Patty believes in working as hard as she plays and is a huge fan of dangerous things wrapped in pretty packages.