Put a little “SIDE” in your SHOW!Mab just Mab is a nationally touring sideshow performer who combines theatre, music, movement, comedy to bring you Classic sideshow, with a taste of vaudeville, covered in comedy, seasoned with ukulele. Winner of the 2012 Americana Burlesque & Sideshow Festival’s Artist of the Year
Member of the award winning Cheeky Monkey Sideshow
Winner (with the Cheeky Monkey Sideshow) of the Circus Historical Society’s Candlelight Award - given for keeping the sideshow tradition alive,
World Record holder for Blockhead - part of the mass blockhead at the 2010 Sideshow Gathering in Wilkes-Barre PA
Co-Founder and Assistant Director of the nationally touring Accidental Circus, 11 years running
Founder of DCVariety Social Aide Society - an organization which offers emergency aid to uninsured variety artists in the DC area.Mab Just Mab, DC's Own Sideshow Girl, combines artistry and pain to create hilarious & compelling entertainment. A glasswalker and blockhead, escape artist and ukulele fanatic, she is a tenured freak at DC's notorious sideshow venue & museum, The Palace of Wonders. Mab has as been featured in several documentaries and books on the sideshow revival, and performs solo, with The Accidental Circus, and as a pillar of the Cheeky Monkey Sideshow. Would you like to know a bit more about Mab?
- Currently, Mab can be found monkeying around with the rest of the Cheeky Monkey Sideshow, which happens to also be DC's longest running theatrical sideshow.
- Mab believes that every single person has superpowers.
- One of Mab's super powers is the ability to find the shortest lane in at a toll booth. The other is the ability to walk on broken glass and hammer spikes into her face.
- Mab is a freak. You probably shouldn't try that at home.
Some of the skills Mab can bring to your event:
- bed of nails
- glass walking
- straitjacket escape
- block head
- fire eating
- bug eating
- balloon swallow
- ethnic folk percussion
"I am a traveler. I am an artist, and performance is my art. Whether it be music, acting, dance, sideshow, putting on a good show for the audience is the most rewarding thing I can think of." - Mab, Just Mab