Zyra Lee Vanity (formerly Tiny B Hiney) is a burlesque entertainer, sex researcher, public speaker and sexual rights advocate from Toronto, Ontario. Also known as the stripping hip-hopper, Zyra’s style is a blend of urban hip-hop with the glamour of classic burlesque. She has performed all over North America at various events.
Zyra has also spoken at a variety of large expos and conferences on topics relating to sexual arts/performance, body positivity, sexualized labour, race, queerness and sex positivity. In 2014 she spoke at The Feminist Porn Conference in Toronto, Ontario, The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, Playground Conference in Toronto, Ontario and Herotica Conference in St. Catherines, Ontario. Zyra hosts bi-monthly discussions relating to sexuality and race in her home city of Toronto and is also a member of the Canadian Sex Research Forum. She is queer, femme and kinky, sexy on purpose, sexy by choice, sexy for both profit and pleasure.