Ernie Von Schmaltz is “The Man, The Myth, The Mustache”. His absurd stereotyped portrayal of masculinity has been delighting and probably confusing audiences since 2005. Ernie is an internationally known drag-king persona embodying “male” burlesque. Watch, enjoy and picture yourself in the back of his van.
Notable performances include headlining the 5th annual Edmonton Burlesque Festival, Performer, being lead instructor at Miss Indigo Blue’s Academy of Burlesque, co-emceeing at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Icons and Allstars night in 2015 and 2016, emceeing and being a featured performer in the Seattle Boylesque Festival three years in a row, hosting “J’Adore!” with The Atomic Bombshells, and being featured in “The Man in Charge- by Brent Amaker and the Rodeo” music video. Watch, enjoy and picture yourself in the back of his van.