We run a number of different workshops and classes to suit different levels of experience or inclination.
‘It’s not what you do. It’s the way you do it – stripping, or writing, or talking . . . or just breathing. Do it with an air, and never admit you’re scared.’
Gypsy Rose Lee
…is a 4 week beginners burlesque course. Starting on the Monday 9th September 7pm-8pm for 4 weeks @ Academy Mews Dance Studios, 15 Pratt Street, Camden, NW1 0AD.
Please bring heels and satin gloves’ We will cover bumps, grinds, shimmies, expression, peels and reveals. You will learn a routine which incorporates all of the above.
We will on the week 4 we will show you how to tassel twirl, this is a fun class and you will need nipple tassels for this which you can buy online or in class. note opera gloves will also be available to buy at a price of £7 and tassels at £5
BOOK YOUR PLACE ON THE COURSE @ 60 pounds here-
Ready to take burlesque further? Create your own burlesque routine with professional burlesque performer Madame Krumpet who will guide you through the first steps of building your own routine.Note- Once you have completed the course we have rehearsals for 6 weeks prior to the showcase. Further details available once Glamourpuss is completed.
Please bring the music you want to perform to on your phone or we can select a track which you like. The course is held at Academy Mews Dance Studios, 15 Pratt Street, Camden, NW1 0AD
Week 1 – we will start individual routines to your music from this we will find out the best prop ie/ feather boa , fan , hat etc to use and your character whether it be a sultry femme fatale or cute vintage retro chick.
Week 2 – Bring in prop – start building on the routine and work on your character with emphasis on expressions ie/ where the music is dramatic, fast or slow.
Week 3 – Start thinking about costume pieces and further developing the peel, and reveal.
Week 4 – Finishing touches to routines and mini showcase.
BOOK YOUR PLACE ON THE COURSE HERE