Photo by Tim Hunter (2019)
Ooh La La Revue
Photo by Jen @ofstardustandearth (2021)
Photo by RawlPhoto.com (2018)
Photo by Stephen LaMarche (2017)
Drop Dead Dames Burlesque Revue
Photo by Michael McBride (2016)
Yadi Presents "Burlesque Loves Lucy"
Photo by Tim Hunter Photography (2016)
TEASE! If You Please
Photo by Meredith Carlson (2019)
Solo Picture Studios
Photo by Jonny Diaz (2019)
Burlesque Hall of Fame
Photo by Tigz Rice (2019) with Betsy Bottom Dollar and Blanche Debris
Photo by Jeremy Lucido (2019)
That '90s Show
Photo by Brian C Janes (2013)
Ooh La La Revue
Photo by KP Imagery (2021)
Valentina's "Full Frontal Nerdity"
Photo by Studio X Photography (2016)
Sizzzling Circus Sirens
Photo by Studio X Photography (2015)
El Tucan Miami
Miami, Florida (2018)
The Setai Miami Beach
Miami, Florida (NYE 2019-2020)
Tito Bonito has been the master of ceremonies to countless productions across the United States. Amongst many shows, he has hosted several festivals including Oklahoma (2017), Minneapolis (2018), and New Mexico (2020). In 2019, Bonito co-hosted the Thursday night Movers, Shakers, & Innovators showcase at the Burlesque Hall of Fame with Blanche Debris & Betsy Bottom Dollar. He also hosts a late night talk show every Friday on his Instagram Live called The Tito Bonito Show.
Tito also teaches several successful courses on hosting burlesque shows including introductory and advanced levels which have been featured at BurlyCon.
In October 2018, Tito began an all inclusive neo-vaudeville showcase in Downtown Los Angeles. In March 2019, it found a home at Redline and was a monthly showcase until March 2020.
It returned to two sold out shows in 2021 and here is a glimpse at one of our favorite traditions, the birthday/celebration spankings.
In February 2016, Tito joined Donna Hood's epic production as and gradually became the resident emcee.
This burlesque extravaganza has grown impressively over the past few years in DTLA, at venues such as the Globe Theatre, Exchange LA, and the Palace Theatre.
An all-inclusive LGBTQ+ party at The Falls Lounge in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles. Every first Tuesday of the month, Tito hosted an evening of drag and burlesque from some of the best.
The show was also a benefit for several LGBTQ charities including The Trevor Project, DTLA Proud, and AIDS/LifeCycle.
A live band burlesque show that transported audiences to the Jazz era when National Marijuana Prohibition became American law.
Produced by Miss Marquez & GrassFed, this hit LA show has played at Three Clubs in Hollywood, Harvelle's in Santa Monica, and Los Globos in Silverlake.
BOOTLEG BOMSHELLS (2013-2018)
In 2013, Tito joined the cast of the weekly show as a special guest once a month in the downstairs Del Monte Speakeasy of the historic Townhouse in Venice Beach. Over time, he became the group's resident emcee and finale act for over 2 years.
Tito joined the Bombshells in several different venues as well across LA including Bigfoot Lodge West, Harvelle's Long Beach, and a residency at The Down & Out.
SIZZZLING CIRCUS SIRENS (2015)
A five-night run of vaudeville acts produced by Valentina Orbit [Unity Hoops] in association with Circus Mafia as part of the San Diego International Fringe Festival.
Tito was the first host of Unity Hoops' shows in San Diego, California, which feature some of the best aerial, sideshow, burlesque, and variety acts in southern California.