Miso Pretty Gives A New Name To Burlesque Dancing

Please introduce yourself, what you do, why you do it, and what you want people to know about you.

I’m Jennifer Tseng Werber, also known as Miso Pretty. I’m an L.A. native, professional burlesque dancer, live show producer, and animal lover!

What qualities make you different and unique from everyone else in the industry?

Something I feel that makes me different in our industry is my passion for the underrepresented. I love casting minorities and people of color in my productions. I want my audience to feel seen, to feel like they matter no what their size or color.

Describe THAT moment when you realized you wanted to do what you do now. Who did you tell first? What has it been like since that moment? 

Oh boy, in college I was cast in the musical “ The Wiz .”

I recall doing choreography down our mock yellow brick road and getting teary. Seeing all those smiles in the audience just brought me to tears.

That was definitely the moment.

From there I just dipped into all areas of performance art. Twenty years later I never stopped.

What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to face and how did you overcome it?

I think growing up as a dancer there was always pressure to be thin. It was the norm for my fellow ballet classmates to be underweight.

As I began my dance career into adulthood the pressure became worse. Dressing room banter always included how to lose inches, or how to eat without gaining, etc…

It created an unhealthy relationship with food. It’s taken years to undo that mindset. And still to this day work is in progress.

If you had to pick the TOP 3 people you’d want to meet that could take your career (or business) to the next level…who would those 3 people be?

Debbie Allen, Ang Lee, and Margaret Cho.

Follow Miso Pretty on her social media platforms:

Staff Writer
Staff Writerhttps://thelanote.com
The LA Note and our team of talent networkers, writers, social media managers, and management are excited to present you with unique stories of amazing individuals following their dreams.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here




Opera Singer Ti-Lar Bee Making Waves In RnB

Ti-Lar Bee, Singer-Songwriter, Is A Classically Trianed Opera Singer Who Is Making Moves In The RnB Scene Please introduce yourself, what you do, why you...

Gal Media Group Hosts Exclusive Event in West Hollywood, California – Bringing Together, Brands, Editors, and Top-Tier Influencers

Very few can do it like Gal Media Group. With a growth of over 550% this year alone, this National Public Relations Agency has...

MC Luna Trine Unleashes His Creativity Through Many Mediums

Please introduce yourself. What do you do? Why? What do you want people to know about you? I'm an overly-creative person. From photography, videography, vlogging,...

Actor And Writer Naomi Castellano’s Wake-Up Call To Return To Music

Please introduce yourself. What do you do? Why? What do you want people to know about you? My name is Naomi Castellano and I'm what...

Is ChatGPT A Viable Option For Hollywood Writers & Filmmakers?

ChatGPT is a new, cutting-edge artificial intelligence technology that has been gaining attention as of late from everybody and their grandmothers. Hollywood scriptwriters and other...