SHIMMY & SHAKE VINTAGE BURLESQUE – 4 week course
Awaken your sensual self and explore your sex kitten style, with original 1950’s Burlesque!
Over the 4 weeks you will be shown all the original classic Burlesque moves and explore a multitude of different character’s persona’s.
You will get to play with a variety of props including: masks, boa’s, gloves, garters and feathers, which draws out your unique signature style and learn the fundamentals of Vintage Burlesque choreography, seduction techniques, costume styling, the history of Burlesque and an easy to pick up original 1950’s Vintage Burlesque routine.
What you will learn…
Bumps n Grinds
Pin Up Poses
Feather Boa Technique
Your teacher Madame M (aka Maree) is a professional actor, dancer and burlesque performance artist and has been teaching Burlesque since 2007. She has taught hundreds of women how to tap into their feminine energy and sacred sensuality.
Dates/Times: Monday May 20th till June 10th 7.35 till 8.45 pm
Location: Studio, 175 Chapel Street, St Kilda
Dress Suggestions: Lingerie styled clothing, leggings and bring pair of heels that are comfortable.
Special Offer: Bring a friend and pay $105.00 each!
Terms & Conditions: Payment required at least 1 week prior to course commentment.
No refunds after payment received unless course is cancelled.
Beginner – Advanced Private Sessions
Classes are tailored for each individual student depending on their needs, experience and preferred style.
Typical elements covered:
Vintage and Neo Vintage Burlesque techniques, stage presence and performance, costumes, props etc, creating a character,
Typical elements covered include:
- Neo Burlesque, Vintage Burlesque or Cabaret Burlesque styles
- Classic burlesque techniques
- Creating a burlesque character
- Animal work
- Owning your sexuality
- Stage presence
- Acting technique
- Hair and makeup styling
- How to work the audience
- Branding – Marketing yourself
- Technical elements incuding lighting, blocking and stage production
- Creating your own act
- Devising a show
Private Sessions cost $80.00 per person (1 hour)
$68.00 per hour for past clients and concessions
Your tutor has over 20 years experience as a professional actor, dancer and burlesque performance artist.