Level 1

Intro to Burlesquercise (Optional Performance Opportunity for 10th Anniversary Gala)..."ROXY"

Join us for our most popular course! These courses are SPECIAL as participants have the option to perform as a group at our 10th annual Student Gala on June 8th! This 8 week teaser course 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 and confidence through some fundamental dance exercises and drills. Learn 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! 

This course will include a brand new show choreographed by Miss di herself that guarantees to leave you both gigglin' and feeling HOT HOT HOT!! Miss di is fantastic at helping you find your inner Diva and confidence. Women of all ages, shapes and sizes welcome. Heels are recommended for a portion of the class. Last year we SOLD OUT!

Partipants do not need to decide if they want to perform until week #6. Performer  ticket NOT included. Performer tickets for Level 1 participants are $99 which also includes a $70 gift certificate for future classes. Gala information and tickets to be released SOON! Costumes will include variations of dresses, shorts, bustiers, fishnets, gloves etc, designed to make each dancer feel comfortable. Items come right out of your closet, unless you want to shop!

This course also includes a FREE dress rehearsal the week of June 3rd. Rehearsal schedule TBA.

*Please note there are NO classes May 19th.


10th Anniversary Gala Weekend includes:

Friday June 7th: Tribute to Miss Kim's retirement Kick Off Celebration! Friday evening includes dinner, dancing, entertainment by guest artists in various genres and the teachers of Burlesquercise! Even Miss di is coming out of retirement in honour of Miss Kim! Miss Kim has been an inspirational and influential person in the development of dancing in Calgary for over 25 years. She had her own competitive career in both ballroom and country dancing and she is also a well respected dancesport judge. Friday evening will no doubt be fantastic as her many friends, students and colleagues will be coming together in celebration!  (Friday ticket $95)

Saturday June 8th: Our 10th Anniversary Student Showcase and Gala! Evening includes student showcases from all levels of Burlesquercise along with a show from your teachers! This is the first time all the teachers will come together to entertain you! There will also be a cash bar, boudoir photography, prizes, and spectacular entertainment by our guest and celebrity performers! Eeeek!! You won't believe what we have in store for you! Don't miss the party of the year!  (Performer Ticket for Level 1 is $99. Regular price is $150. This ticket includes a 90 minute Showgirl Makeup Workshop and other bonuses!)

Sunday June 9th: Afternoon Workshops with our Celebrity Artists! (Workshop Day Pass $100)

Gala information and tickets to be released SOON! Tickets can be purchased a la carte or you can purchase a performer weekend pass for $290!


Additional Information

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Alberta Ballroom Company
Miss Di 4/7 - 6/2 Su 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM $226.80 View
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Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Di 4/9 - 5/28 Tu 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM $226.80 View


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