The Heroine’s Journey of Fanny di Favola

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Promoting self-love and feminism in a glittering and sexy way.

What is my idea of perfect happiness?  To spend time with friends and family

What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear is that we don’t reach equal rights and justice for every woman and man on this planet soon enough
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  I am very chaotic

Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? Dita von Tease

What is my greatest extravagance?  Time
On what occasion would I lie? To not hurt someone´s feeling

What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work?  The fact that any kind of performing art is underpaid in general

When and where was I the happiest, in my work? I produce a little monthly show called “Corso Cabaret” in Stuttgart, this is where I try my new acts, welcome guest performers and have fun with my audience. And I am always very happy to be there, perform and hang out there.

If I could, what would I change about myself? I would change myself into a more organized person

What is my greatest achievement in work? Well, there is fame and followers – but what touches myself the most, is when women after a Burlesque class or show walk up to me and tell me how I changed their feelings about their bodies and sexiness. And if just one women loves herself more through my work – this is the biggest reward for me.

Where would I most like to live? Tiny castle on the countryside, if not in Germany than in Norway


What is my most treasured possession? Reading cheese Love-stories

What is my most marked characteristic? Having creative ideas and thoughts just all the time

What is my most inspirational location, in my city?  My head

What is my favourite place to eat and drink, in my city? Well, at my own place in Stuttgart, Germany 😉  But I do also like to go for a coffee to Bar Vincino, for Drinks to Fluxus (Holzapfel, Tattis) or Jigger & Spoon and of course to the Corso Bar. I can recommend all these places.

What books influenced my life and how? “Ronja, the Robber´s Daughter” by Astrid Lindgren. Its a strong and brave female character who fights for her freedom, she is loyal, brave and wild, keeps her promises and is very strongly connected with her family. I still try to be like her.

Who are my favorite writers? Georgette Heyer, Anais Nin, Mascha Kaleko

Who is my hero or heroine in fiction? Ronja, the Robber´s Daughter, Tiffany Aching

Who are my heroes and heroines in real life? My Mom

Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime? Sissi the young empress, with Romy Schneider

What role plays art in my life and work? Art is the air that I breathe

Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime? Elmar Jäger aka “Herr Jäger“

Whom would I like to work with in 2018?  There are people I worked with already and people I would love to work with again and some I never worked with, but I will….there are too many amazing people out there!

Which people in my profession would i love to meet in 2018? Dita von Teese, Lou Lou D`Vil, Eliza DeLite

What project, in 2018, am I looking forward to work on? The third edition of our Stuttgart Burlesque Festival on 5/6 of October, 2018

Where can you see me or my work in 2018? Every first Saturday at the Corso Cabaret, Corso Bar Stuttgart. For other dates on my showgirls journey check my website or social media

What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me? Isn´t it just a fact? You can retire from work but never from being inspired…

Which creative heroines should Peter invite to tell their story? My List is veeeeeeery long…just to begin with I will name a few: Daniela Wolfers, Irene Messing, Justyna Koeke, Missa Blue, Raunchy Rita, Fiffi von Tassel and many more…

How can you contact me?
fannydifavola on Instagram
fannydifavola on Facebook

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