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HEELS for Beginners (Level 1)

Brought to you by request! Join Miss Leslie in this four week introductory course in HEELS! This Hip Hop/Music Video inspired class is all attitude and  SASS! Class will include an introduction to fundamental skills with a hip hop twist and a mini routine you can whip out anytime you want to make a statement!

No experience necessary! Bring a pair of heels!

*This class is not recommended for ladies with limited mobility in the hips or knees as it does include some squatting movements .



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INH2019
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Oak
Miss Leslie 11/28 - 12/19 Th 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $113.40 View

Chairtease 101..."BOSSA NOVA SUNSET" (Level 1)

Join Miss di the creator of Burlesquercise in this fun 4 week introductory course! Miss di will start with a little Latina warm up, some Burlesque skills and drills and a little choreography for you to escape the winter blues. Your props include a chair and men's oversized dress shirt! NO experience necessary!

Required Prop: Please bring your own over-sized men's dress shirt.



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CHhBS
Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Di 11/26 - 12/17 Tu 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM $113.40 View

HEELS BOOTCAMP for Beginners!...Saturday December 7th

Join Miss Leslie in this HEELS intensive for beginners!

HEELS is an empowering dance movement across the globe that combines the energy of hip-hop, style of jazz-funk, the glamour of burlesque as well as posing and gestures from vogue. HEELS can be done to artists such a Beyonce as well as any music we consider "modern". Depending on your inspiration you may see elements of Latin, Kizomba, Broadway, Reggaeton in both music and the latest dance trend movements and styles. 

10am HEELS FUNDAMENTALS

11am The Diva Discovery..theatre skills to release your inner Diva!

12pm Chairtease...a mini routine with a chair as your prop!

Classes are 50 minutes with a 10 minute break.

Dance shoes and merchandise on site.

 

 

 





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SBH101
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Leslie 12/7 - 12/7 Sa 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

Introduction to Burlesquercise ..."TAKE ME TO TIFFANY'S" (Optional Performance Opportunity)

 Join us for our most popular course but with a Christmas twist! This 8 week teaser course that will introduce you to the delicious world of burlesque! Develop your core strength with principles used from jazz, ballet, latin and pilates and gain body awareness through some basic dance exercises and drills. Learn all the basic walks, struts, kicks and turns as well as the all important "boa basics" to get you well on your way to being a diva! Go home with a sultry routine that will leave you both gigglin' and feeling HOT HOT HOT!! Women of all ages, shapes and sizes welcome. Heels are required for some portions of the class.

**No dance experience necessary!

*Please note that class participants have the option to perform at our "Christmas in New York"Gala on November 23rd. This is a Bucket List Performance Opportunity where you can perform with your classmates!  This beautiful and elegant evening will include cocktails, a hor d'oeuvres, a dessert bar, social dancing as well as spectacular Burlesque, Ballroom, Latin and Salsa performances.  Gala participants will need their version of a little black dress, Tiffany Blue gloves and a Tiffany Blue Boa as their costume.  Participants do not need to decide if they want to perform until class #6. There will be a FREE general rehearsal the week of November 18th. Information TBA. Gala ticket NOT included. 

**Sundays at ABC: September  22- November 17th.

8 weeks/12hrs instruction. Class #2 on September 29th will be from 3:30-5pm due to a studio function. NO CLASS November 10th.

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**Sundays at JCC: September 22- November 17th

8 weeks/12hrs of instruction. NO CLASS November 10th

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**Tuesdays  at JCC: September 17-November 12th

9 weeks/11.25hrs of instruction.

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IBJCCTue09/19
Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Di 9/17 - 11/12 Tu 07:00 PM - 08:15 PM $212.63 View
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IBABCSun09/19
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Miss Di 9/22 - 11/17 Su 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM $226.80 View
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IBJCCSun 09/19
Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Leslie 9/22 - 11/17 Su 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM $226.80 View

SHOWGIRL BOOTCAMP for Beginners!..."Chairtease" Sunday December 1

Wanna be a Showgirl!? 

Join Miss di and her crew in this Sunday intensive that will include three fundamental classes that will introduce you to the fundamentals of Burlesque. Miss di has proven time and time again that there is a Showgirl in every woman! Bring your heels and expect lots of giggling! This class is for beginners or beginner plus dancers. All shapes, sizes, and levels welcome! Confidence is your SUPER POWER so jump in! 

10am   Burlesque Fundamentals

11am   The Diva Discovery..theatre skills to build your inner Diva!

12pm  Chairtease..bring a hat!

Classes are 50 minutes long with a 10 minute break. 

Dance shoes and merchandise on site.






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SBdec119
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Miss Di 12/1 - 12/1 Su 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

SHOWGIRL BOOTCAMP for Beginners!..."Rockabilly 101" Saturday December 14

If you are a beginner dancer and are curious about Swing dancing and the Rockabilly era then you need some time with Miss di and her crew! We've had many requests for Swing related burlesque...so here we go! The topics in these workshops are actually requested by you!

10am Swing Fundamentals

11am Performance Skills for a Badass Babe

12pm "Rockabilly Boogie"...a dance combo you can take home!

Classes are 50 minutes each with a 10 minute break. Shoes and merchandise on site.



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SBde1419
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Di 12/14 - 12/14 Sa 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...POOL PARTY (Level 1 Men Only)

 Brought to you by request! Calling all husbands, boyfriends, brothers and friends! Finally, all the fabulous men can join the show! NO EXPERIENCE required! Jump in boys for a good laugh..a little Merengue Conga line mixed with the poolside entertainment of Magic Mike will prove to be hilarious and crazy fun!

Participants will be be performing at our "Christmas in New York Gala" on November 23rd.This beautiful and elegant evening will include cocktails, a hor d'oeuvres, a dessert bar, social dancing as well as spectacular Burlesque, Ballroom, Latin and Salsa performances. Costumes will include variations of swim trunks, Bermuda shorts, Hawaiian shirts, towels with velcro, sunglasses, hats and over-sized tropical poolside beer and margarita glasses!

Costume and Men's $45 Gala ticket NOT included.

 This course is 8 weeks/8 hrs of instruction. Please note there is NO class on October 19th or November 9th. Final general rehearsal the week of November 18th. Information TBA.

 

 



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PP19
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Anderson 9/14 - 11/16 Sa 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM $151.20 View

The Gift of Dance...BURLESQUERCISE GIFT CERTIFICATES

Give the gift of confidence to a special Babe in your life! 

Purchase one or more $100 gift certificates. You can do this through the site or send an e-transfer. Contact Miss di at [email protected] to re-deem and register! Sale prices only apply if registration occurs during the sale dates. You can choose a specific course or she can redeem at a later date!



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GiftCe2019
TBA
TBA
TBD 12/31 - 12/31 Tu 10:00 PM - 10:00 PM $100.00 View