Ruby is born and raised in Hawaii. She was brought up on Hula, Ballet, and Gymnastics this bodacious blonde has been dancing since she was three. Ruby moved to Seattle in 2006, where she quickly got recruited by the ‘International Supertroope’, The Atomic Bombshells.
Ruby has been one of the primary instructors at Miss Indigo Blue’s Academy of Burlesque since 2007; teaching Burlesque Bump & Grind, Tassel Twirling, and The Art of the Tease, and Burlesque 101 to women and men of all shapes and sizes. She has taught classes at BurlyCon, up and down the West Coast, Vancouver B.C., London and Paris.
A unique mix of athleticism, dance, theatrics, and bubbly charm makes Ruby a Seattle treasure and beloved all over the world. She has been a highlighted performer in France, England, Portugal, Canada, China, and Australia.
Creator and producer of Seattle’s BurlesKaraoke; an immersive, interactive, and fully improvisational event where ‘you sing, and they tease’. Bringing award winning international burlesque performers from around the globe to ‘take it off’ while the audience sings!
Ruby also works with cowboy band Brent Amaker & the Rodeo has been shimmying her way along countless rock and roll stages throughout Seattle, the West Coast, and festivals including SXSW. She has worked with Grammy award winning artists Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Seattle Opera, as well as a host of Drag & Burlesque’s crème de la crème.