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Chairtease Level 2 ...HAVANA (Optional Performance Opportunity)

Now that you are well on your way to being Sexified, it's time to get a little more naughty! Warm up will include basic body toning, isolations, booty blasting pilates as well as basic Latin moves that can be built into choreography. Over the 8 weeks, Miss Leslie will teach a Cha Cha inspired routine and will invite you to unleash your free and unapologetic Latina spirit to the song "HAVANA"!

This course is 8 weeks/9hrs. 

Required prop:Over-sized men's dress shirt

Please bring a yoga mat. Heels recommended.

Participants have the option of 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 are designed to ensure you feel comfortable and will be discussed at class. Costume and Gala ticket NOT included.



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CHSept19
Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Leslie 9/22 - 11/17 Su 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM $226.80 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

Miss di's LATIN TECHNIQUE (BEG/INT)

Join Miss di, former Canadian Professional Latin Representative and Dancesport judge in her weekly technique class.This class covers the basic principles in movement, footwork, body mechanics and rhythm in Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba and Jive. This co-ed class is designed to help you create and solidify correct muscle memory using repetitive exercises and drills using the basic steps from the International Latin syllabus. Ballroom dancers who are interested in correct latin dance technique as well as speeding up their improvement are encouraged to come...as they say "You are only as good as your basic step".

Suitable for Newcomer-Bronze level Ballroom dancers. This course is NOT suitable for absolute beginners.

Miss di also invites any Burlesquercise dancers that aspire to improve their knowledge, technique and repertoire in the latin genre.

This course is 12 weeks/12 hours of instruction. Interested dancers can join this course anytime at a prorated rate. Email Miss di for further information.

NO class November 10th or November 24th.

Drop in's welcome. $25 cash to instructor.

*discounts and promotions do not apply to this course

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Alberta Ballroom Company will be hosting un-supervised practices on Sundays. Singles, Pro-Am and Couples Welcome.

3-4pm Latin

4-5pm Ballroom

$10 hour or $15 for both

 



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LTBG
Alberta Ballroom Company
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Miss Di 9/8 - 12/15 Su 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM $240.00 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
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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

SHOWGIRL BOOTCAMP Technique Intensive!...Sunday December 8

You asked so here you go!

Join Miss di in this technique intensive! Posture is a habit and good posture guarantees good dancing! Miss di will break down the components of good posture through the use of pilates and ballet exercises to solidify your habits! She will share the daily 20 minute routine she used when she actively competing.

10am Components of good posture. Pilates strengthening exercises.

11am Mini Ballet Barre and application.

12pm Spinning Drills. Spot turns, spins and travelling spins.

Classes are 50 minutes with a 10 minute break.

Shoes and merchandise on site.



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SBDec819
Alberta Ballroom Company
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Miss Di 12/8 - 12/8 Su 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

Speciality Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...MERRY CHRISTMAS BABY (Chairtease Level 2)

SOLD OUT!!!

Join Miss di in her version of a sexy Christmas with a little help from the King Elvis Presley and his song "Merry Christmas Baby"! This blues and burlesque inspired song will no doubt heat you up on those winter nights.

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 your version of black & red burlesque inspired fashion.

Required prop: Red Feather Boa and Red Opera Gloves.

Costume and Gala Ticket NOT included.

Chairs will be provided at class however you are responsible for your own chair at the Gala. Miss di will show you the chair we usually use at class from Costco.

This course is 9 weeks long with 11.25hrs of instruction. There will be a free final general rehearsal the week of November 18th. Information TBA.

 



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MCB19
Calgary Jewish Community Centre
Fitness studio
Miss Di 9/17 - 11/12 Tu 08:15 PM - 09:30 PM $283.50 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...SNOW (Level 2/3 Fan Veils)

Join Miss di in this opening number extravaganza inspired by the classic movie "White Christmas"! Here's your chance to have an old Hollywood magical experience while you set the scene for a dreamy New York Christmas but with a burlesque twist! Participants will 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 to be determined.

Costume and Gala ticket not included.

This course is 9 weeks/ 13.5 hrs of instruction.

*Please note that class #2 on September 29th will be from 2-3:30pm due to a studio function. NO class on November 10th.

There will be a final general rehearsal the week of November 18th. Information TBA.



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Sn19
Alberta Ballroom Company
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Miss Di 9/15 - 11/17 Su 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM $340.20 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