When there’s very little between you and the audience but ostrich feathers and gossamer wisps of material, a special kind of bravery comes into play. But when you’ve already left school to join the circus, as young Miss Missy Malone did, very little fazes you.
Now the Scottish small-town ex-Goth has the big-time, brassy world of burlesque at her be-stockinged feet, and a high heel on the pulse of what it takes to channel creativity into professional showgirl routines. Her heroine is Marilyn Monroe. Evidently.