For ALL women, regardless of age, race, weight, or fitness levels. It’s about learning to love our bodies and acknowledging the beauty of the feminine spirit.
Class pricing - $11 pre-registration discount or $15 drop-in
6:30-7:30 GODDESS (femininity and spirit / pre-burleque)
Practice feminine movements that tap into your feminity - including both grounded to Mother Earth movements, and hyper-femme movement in heels
Learn bellydance basics which are the foundation of burlesque dance
Embrace your sexuality by being in touch with your body
Tap into sisterhood and support, stretch your bodies and your boundaries, lift each other's spirits, leave class feeling full of life and unraveled from your daily routine
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7:30-8:30 BURLESQUE GODDESS* I (beginner / intro to burlesque)
Learn the history of burlesque
Get moving, practice walking in heels, traveling across a stage, entrances and exits
Learn basic burlesque dance movements, such as bumps, grinds, and shimmies
Learn classic burlesque movements with "tools," such as glove peels, boa work
Begin to create your stage character
*Whether you struggle with body image issues, or just haven’t ever had the courage to try burlesque, you can experience the playfulness and power of your femininity.
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8:30-9:30 BURLESQUE GODDESS II (burlesque in practice)
(must have taken a beginner burlesque class previously)
Striptease basics, getting those clothes off
A bit more advanced classic burlesque "tools," such as stocking peels and tassel twirling
One class specifically to learn how to make pasties (you will be told ahead of time what materials to bring if you want to make your own)
Delve deeper into your character, get her ready for performance
Learn the parts of a routine, so that you can create your own 2-3 minute act to perform for class at the end of the ten weeks
Discuss marketing basics if you have asperations to become a professional performer
Learn a piece of choreography during class to perform at a show in December (if you wish)
GODDESS II Pre-register (discounted pricing) here:
All classes are 18+ years.
No nudity required! Wear comfortable yoga/workout clothing to class. Bring heels for the sassy moments. If other costuming pieces are needed for choreography, an announcement will be made in class.
Bring a water bottle. Snacks welcome if you plan to take more than one class.