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Burlesque Basics Level 1

Tuesday 11th January 2022

The Nelson Showgirl Academy is known for their all inclusive, supportive, welcoming environment.

Whether to move on to performing, or just for having some fun and gaining confidence, there is a class for you.

The Burlesque Basics classes are to give you a foundation of Burlesque performing.
Level 1 will cover:
*Boa, Bumps'n'Grinds* -explore how to play with a sensual boa. learning different ways to reveal and conceal.
A taster on the history of burlesque, with a handout to take home and research further.
And of course the historic bump n grind!
*Glove Peels and Chair Feels.*
Learn Glove Peels and feels, Posing and parading and Basic chair movement.
An intro to other props you may find in Burlesque.
* Posing and Preparation* learn poses that look good on stage and in photos.
You will also prepare to perform your class routine for graduation.
$100 for 8 consecutive weeks plus Week 9 is our Graduation showcase.
Tuesdays: January 11th, 18th, 25th
Febuary 1st, 8th,15th, 22nd,
March 1st all classes 6pm - 7pm
Graduation : March 8th 6-8pm

A minimum of 3 registered is required to proceed with classes


January 11, 2022


6pm - 7pm


Nelson & suburbs


Studio One Nelson
1 Rutherford Mews
no parking down the lane

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$100 for 8 weeks plus a graduation

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