Sensual dance & fitness classes for women combining a mind, body & spirit workout!

 

STYLES

We have a great selection of classes in a range of styles including:  

Burlesque

Goddess Dance

Sensual Awakening Series

Awakening Feminine Erotic Archetypes

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OUR PRICES

1 hr Burlesque Teasers
$14

 2 hr Workshops
$45
(minimum of 4 people)

4 week courses – 4 x 1 hr sessions

$115

 6 week courses – 6 x 1 hr sessions
$140

 

 

 

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 Melbourne Burlesque classes

Level 1 – Shimmy & Shake Vintage Burlesque
4 x 1 hour classes

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A beginner course for ingenues!

You will learn about the fundamentals of Vintage Burlesque including:
Bumps n Grinds, Shimmies, Burlesque strut, undulations and isolations, pin up poses, feather boa technique, garter tease and glove peels.

Over the 4 weeks you will learn an easy to pick up 1950’s Burlesque routine, which will give you all the tools to gain more confidence in your Burlesque dancing!

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Level 2 – Art Of Tease & Seduction  (4 x 1 hour classes)

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The subtle art of tease and seduction!

You will be transported back to the smoky Burlesque clubs of the 1930’s and will learn a sensual and beguiling jazz dance number, combining a chair and floor dance.   Teasing requires skill and Madame M can show you how to leave your audiences gasping for more!

You will be introduced to new feather boa techniques, ultra slow glove, bra and stocking peels.  You will also learn basic floor and chair moves which will strengthen your core and improve your flexibility!

The Art Of Tease & Seduction will give you the added extras of strengthening your core and improve flexibility.

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Level 3 – Femme Fatale   (4 x 1 hour classes)

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Learn the secrets of seduction!

In Vintage Burlesque Dancing Level 3 Femme Fatale Burlesque classes, you will learn an uptempo, dynamic and vivacious dance routine and the secrets of some of the most famous seductresses, vamps and temptresses from history!

You will be taught more moves to add to your repertoire, including some challenging chair moves, which will give you great core strength!  Technical chair moves are an excellent way to get you physically prepared for the Intermediate levels.

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Intermediate Levels

Level 1 – Gotta Get A Gimmicks  (6 x 1 hour classes)
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Learn professional performance techniques!

You will learn professional performance techniques including: stage presence, different style and genres and characterisation.  You will learn how to compel, magnetise and hypnotise an audience!

You will be taught more challenging chair and floor routines, how to use props including:  parasols, ostrich feathers, small fans and masks.

 ‘Gotta Get A Gimmick’ is jam packed with new exciting moves, which will take your Burlesque to a whole new level!

Requirements:  Levels 1,2,3 of Vintage, Modern or Cabaret Burlesque.

NO SCHEDULED CLASSES CURRENTLY 

Level 2 – Showstopper   (6 x 1 hour classes)

 

Create your own unique character!

You will learn how to develop and devise your own unique, fully fledged Burlesque character, organically and authentically from the inside out.  You will get to explore through improvisation, mask and animal work.

Other professional performance aspects will be covered including: creating your characters external world – costume, props and we look at various components of your act including a storyline.

NO SCHEDULED CLASSES CURRENTLY

 

Level 3 – Artiste  (6 x 1 hour classes)

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Professional techniques for Burlesque Artists

Using the character you have created in ‘Showstopper’, you will learn a variety of acting and physical theatre techniques like mime, le coq, sensory work, Meyerhold and commedia dell arte.

 We will help you develop and refine your burlesque act and character so you can stand out from the rest!

NO SCHEDULED CLASSES CURRENTLY

Cabaret Burlesque  

4 x 1 hour classes

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Create a Cabaret Burlesque signature style!

Cabaret Burlesque is an edgy Burlesque style which is a fusion of Neo Burlesque and Vintage Burlesque, where yo will get to explore your
naughty, flirty, exhibitionist and outrageous ALTER EGO!

You will be shown all the original classic Burlesque moves, including: bump n grind, shimmies, peels, teases and reveals and the Neo Burlesque
versions also.   You will get to play with a multitude of different character’s persona’s, where you will delve into the masculine and feminine aspects of the self and explore a range of archetypes, including the Goddess, the Virgin, the Temptress and the Strumpet!

You will get to play with a variety of props including: masks, boa’s, gloves, garters and feathers and you will learn a short dance routine, which
draws out your unique SIGNATURE STYLE!

By exploring the darker side of the human psyche,  it will encourage play and experimentation, as well as getting you out of your comfort zone!

Dress Suggestions: Be creative and outrageous!

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Neo Burlesque  (4 x 1 hour classes)
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Neo Burlesque will teach you all the moves you need, to perform the hottest, erotic and sexy chair dance and you will get to work with a variety of costumes over the eight weeks, including men’s hats, ties and shirts, which you will need to bring.  You are encouraged to bring other items, eg canes, suspender belts, bowler hats as well.

Dress Suggestions: Sexy shorts,  leggings,  leotards and high heels.  Bring men’s hat, tie and shirt for the first session.

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Private One on One Burlesque Coaching
1 hour – $80.00

Private coaching are for those who are really serious about performing in the Burlesque circuit!   You will be taught about the Business of Burlesque including how to promote and market your act, auditioning techniques, procuring a manager, showreel and headshot advice and negotiating contracts and payment.

Requirements:    Participants must have complete Dance 4 Fitness Burlesque Beginner and Intermediate levels or have sufficient performance experience.

 
SENSUAL YOGA
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A unique sensual workout combining a fusion of tantra yoga breathing, stretches and dance style body moves.

 

GODDESS AWAKENING
DISCOVER A NEW WAY OF BEING!
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Goddess Awakening hosts regular workshops for women and couples, to ignite, awaken and re-energise sacred sexuality.
For more info go to: http://www.goddessawakening.weebly.com

Classes and workshops include:


AWAKENING FEMININE EROTIC ARCHETYPES
Awakening feminine wisdom
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‘Awakening Feminine Erotic Archetypes’ is a powerful and transformative workshop, where you get
to explore the feminine erotic archetypes.

Archetypes include:  Virgin, Prostitute, Temple Priestess & Queen

 

SENSUAL AWAKENING SERIES I & II
Explore the true essence of you

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A series of workshops combining a range of modalities, designed to open and activate the energy centre’s in the body.

You will be taught how to activate and direct your sexual energy and re-connect to your feminine and sensual self.
A full embodiment of the emotional, spiritual, mental and physical.

 

GODDESS DANCE
Experience the power of the goddess!
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 In a 2 hour ‘Goddess Dance’ you will experience sensuous, luscious, sparkling femininity and the full power of the
Goddess in all her glory!  

Goddess Dance will take you on a journey to the Goddess within, where love is her highest expression.

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LA MAISON DE MADAME M
Live theatrical events!
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‘La Maison de Madame M’ will take you on an extraordinary journey, into the realm of fantasy, the erotic and beyond!

‘La Maison de Madame M’ presents themed surreal, ethereal and mystical live theatrical events at a variety of exclusive venues across Melbourne, where the finest performance artists in Australia,
are deliriously happy to present their exquisite blend of sensual erotica, burlesque & bohemia to one and all!

 

At ‘La Maison’, we boast a magical mix of tantalising performance acts and a heady cocktail of the dark, subversive and
animalistic side of human nature!

Our mesmerising and alluring performance artists will take you on a wild journey of the sins of the flesh! A veritable palate of seductive morsels and a banquet of forbidden fruits, where you will be swept into a fantasy fuelled wonderland of timeless artscapes.

We invite you to revel in the sublime,  the light and dark and all shades in between!  Acquiesce to your guilty pleasure and permit yourself to enter a world of sweet enchantment.

 

 

For all La Maison de Madame M enquiries:  lamaisondemadame@gmail.com