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HEELS "Fierce" (Optional Performance Opportunity for 10th Anniversary Gala) Level 2

Join Miss Leslie in this 8 week experience to feeling FIERCE!

Miss Leslie will build your HEELS skills and your attitude. Some choreography will be with a chair.

No apologies here ladies. 

Please note this class is NOT suitable for ladies with bad knees.

This course is 8weeks/8 hrs of instruction. Participants are invited to perform at our 10th Anniversary Gala on Saturday June 8th! FREE rehearsal the week of June 3rd. Schedule TBA.

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. 

 

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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 $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!



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Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Leslie 4/11 - 5/30 Th 08:00 PM - 09:00 PM $151.20 View

HEELS BOOTCAMP for Beginners!...Saturday March 9

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. 

11:30am HEELS FUNDAMENTALS

12:30pm The Diva Discovery..theatre skills to release your inner Diva!

1:30pm 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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HBM92019
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Leslie 3/9 - 3/9 Sa 11:30 AM - 02:30 PM $50.00 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. It's recommended that Burlesquercise dancers that aspire to be cast in future Level 5 Fan troupe shows take this class. Knowledge in the Latin dances also allows us to build more Latin inspired performance opportunities for you! NO partner required.

This class is also suitable for Ballroom dancers who are interested in correct latin dance technique. Suitable for Newcomer-Bronze level Ballroom dancers. This course is not suitable for absolute beginners.

This course is 18 weeks/18 hours of instruction. Interested dancers can join this course anytime at a prorated rate. Email Miss di for further information.

NO class March 31, April 21 and May 19.

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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Alberta Ballroom Company
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Miss Di 1/13 - 6/2 Su 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM $360.00 View

Miss Kim's JUST DANCE (All Levels)
Wanna try it!? $10 Cash Drop-in for first timers!
 
JUST DANCE!

If you are looking for a class that feels like a Friday night dance off at a Club with your Besties, then this class is for you! Join Kim and her nostalgic collection of music and dances from the past decades to current day. You'll be singing and dancing all class long. Class content is 5 minute warm up, DANCING, and then a 5 minute cool down. Ballroom and Latin Rhythms included.Get an amazing cardio and toning workout while having a blast! Enjoy this weekly energy upgrade with Miss Kim and her contagious and hilarious spirit. Her many years of experience will get you primed for the next DANCE OFF!

All you need is a pair of runners or practice shoes and a water bottle.

 

 A new session starts at the beginning of every month. 4 weeks for $60. Sales and Promotions do not apply to these courses.

Drop in's Welcome. $20 cash to instructor.



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JD2019.2
Ballroom & Country Dance Studio
Studio B
Miss Kim 2/5 - 2/26 Tu 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM $60.00 View
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Ballroom & Country Dance Studio
Studio B
Miss Kim 3/5 - 3/26 Tu 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM $60.00 View
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Ballroom & Country Dance Studio
Studio B
Miss Kim 4/2 - 4/30 Tu 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM $75.00 View
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Ballroom & Country Dance Studio
Studio B
Miss Kim 5/7 - 5/28 Tu 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM $60.00 View

Specialty Performance Class for 10th Anniversary Gala..."EX'S and OH'S" (Chairtease Level 2/3)

NEWSFLASH Ladies!

Miss Kim is retiring from the dance business so here's your last chance to have a last blast with her! Don't fret, Miss Kim will be a guest instructress from time to time when we can pull her from her travels! Please join our beautiful and crazy Kim in her hilarious tribute to ex-boyfriends! Costume will include variations of blue jean capris, bustiers, sexy bra with camisole cover and a cowboy hat! Your props are the chair, a man's white dress shirt and multiple ties representing ex-lovers! Lots of humour and giggling in this number! 

Participants will be performing Saturday June 8th at our 10th Anniversary Gala! In honour of the thousands of women that have strutted through our doors we are hosting a 3 day weekend celebration! Costume and Performer Ticket NOT included. 

Please bring your own folding chair. Miss Kim will show you the chair we usually use from Costco for $20 on week #1.  

This course is 9 weeks/13.5 hours of instruction. Includes a free dress rehearsal the week of June 3rd. Schedule TBA.

 

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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 $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!




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EXOH2019
St Vladimirs Cultural Centre
Upstairs
Miss Kim 4/1 - 5/27 Mo 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $340.20 View

Specialty Performance Class for 10th Anniversary Gala..."TOP HAT CATS"...(Cabaret Canes Level 2)

Join Miss di in this fun Broadway number with an electro swing twist! These bad girl Divas are cheeky and loud in a New York City kinda way. Costumes will include variations of black capris, black and white corsets/tops along with white accessories including white gloves and bow ties. Strut away with your cabaret cane and Top Hat too!

Participants will be performing at our 10th Anniversary Gala on Saturday June 8th! In honour of the thousands of women who have strutted through our doors, we are hosting a 3 day celebration! Performer ticket and costume NOT included. Costume guidance to be given at first class.

This course is 8 weeks/12 hours of instruction. This course includes a free dress rehearsal the week of June 3rd. Schedule TBA.

Required prop: Cabaret Cane and Black Top Hat

(can be purchased at check out)

*Please note that there is NO class on May 19th due to the long weekend.

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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 $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!



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THC2019
Alberta Ballroom Company
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Miss Di 4/7 - 6/2 Su 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM $302.40 View

Specialty Performance Class for CISC... "LATINA DIVAS!" (Level 2/3)

Join Miss di in this fun Latin inspired show! Miss di LOVES the Latina soul and invites you to discover your inner showgirl...where chorus line meets conga line. No latin experience required. If you can move your hips and wish to experience a moment as Rockette this show is for you!

Participants will be performing at the Friday evening Gala on March 29th at the 11th annual Calgary International Salsa Congress held at the Hyatt Regency. Costume concept is black booty shorts, black corset/bustier/top, fishnets, beads, black heels or boots, a pink boa and a pink/blue feather head dress. More information to be given at first class but please note all costumes are designed to make all body types comfortable. The head dress is $85 and may be added at checkout. Pink Boas also available at checkout.  If you have been in one of our Latina shows before and you have a Pink or Multi-colour head dress already, you are welcome to use that one instead.

This course is 8 weeks long with a one hour final rehearsal the week of the Congress. Time and location TBA. 

All performers require a ticket to the event. Friday tickets range from $49-$74 or a weekend pass starting at $149. Miss di will explain your options on the first class.

 

 



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LD19
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Di 2/2 - 3/23 Sa 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM $327.60 View

Tango Chairtease..."SHALL WE DANCE?" (Level 2)

Join Miss di in this six week sultry Tango experience. You, your chair and a pair of long opera gloves...steamy...bold and demanding.

Shall we Dance?

Please bring a yoga mat, gloves and heels/dance shoes.



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TCT2019
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Miss Di 2/17 - 3/24 Su 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM $170.10 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