"The Good Bad
Girl .....being good has nothing to do with it!"
Shannon Doah admired the goddesses
and dancers from Hollywood's Silver Screen and Golden Years. While rummaging in the garage, she
discovered her parent's old "Le Crazy Horse Saloon" and "Lido de Paris"
Her parents had seen the Crazy
Horse Saloon show in 1951, the first year the Paris cabaret opened!
She dreamed of becoming a showgirl.
adventures began during the1960's in wild, untamed, notorious North Beach
in San Francisco. She began Go Go dancing at Big Al's, The Condor and El
Cid with live bands, singers, comedians and "barkers" at the front door.
Rock stars, movie stars, sports stars and world-class dancers would often
sneak in for a peek!
She danced in Los Angeles and
Hollywood Strip clubs and became one of the featured dancers in the first
US production of the original Crazy Horse Paris Saloon show. The club
was a favorite hang out of Hollywood's stars and International
celebrities. "The Losers" was the location of the filming of the
movie "Flare-up" starring Raquel Welch).
The Losers Nightclub in Hollywood 1972
Shannon Doah, Lovie Goldmine, Tiffany
Carter, Adina, Brett, Gloria
- North Beach San Francisco
During the late 60's to the mid 90's, she toured
as a exotic striptease headliner in the US, Guam, Mexico and
Tahiti. She was represented
by various agencies including Sparky Blaine’s "American Showgirl" and
Costume designers include:
(Chouinard Art Institute),
Dorothy Shula and Hedy Jo Star. Shannon Doah also designed her own
wardrobe and has a
degree in Costume Design.
Video , Television, Movie and Magazine credits
Playboy Channel, "Eroticise" with Kitten Natividad. "Pleasure
in Paradise," "Miss World Burlesque", Oui Magazine
inside an enormous open air Tiki Hut with a huge
circular floor stage with the audience seated in a circle on the floor!
with Country Joe and the Fish and other legendary SF area bands
inside the walls of San Quentin Prison, a show organized by the SF
Chapter of the Hell's Angels for the inmates.
The first rock concert in
history inside the walls
of San Quentin State Prison.
KPIX Eyewitness News report from October 11th 1969 by Evan
White, featuring scenes from a rock concert by Country Joe and the Fish
and Sons of Champlin
came out of retirement to perform at the Las Vegas 2010 Burlesque Hall
Photo Melody Mudd
Burlesque Hall of Fame
Burlesque Hall of Fame
Artwork by Luma Rouge
THINGS Burlesque Beauties And The Pets They Love"
Tony Marsico from his book :
my loving companion for 15 years... "Pumbaa the Red Nose Pit Bull".
With Toni Marsico and his
band The Martini Kings
Dancer center stage
Thievery Corporation Concert in
Shannon Doah's cousin. Film noir actress Jane Greer. Actress, famous for her femme fatale
roles in film noir 1940's - 1950's