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HEELS BOOTCAMP for Intermediate Dancers!...Saturday December 21

Join Miss Leslie in this HEELS intensive for Addicts!

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 Miss Leslie's Fundamentals of the Day!

11am The Diva Discovery..theatre skills to release your inner Diva, body rolls, ripples, and the art of getting up and down!

12pm Choreography Combo 

Classes are 50 minutes with a 10 minute break.

Dance shoes and merchandise on site.

*Please note this workshop is NOT for beginners. You may be new to HEELS but should be a comfortable level 3 dancer. Dancers should be comfortable with squatting movements. NOT suitable for dancers with limited knee and hip mobility.

 


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HBint2019
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Spruce
Miss Leslie 12/21 - 12/21 Sa 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

HEELS Intermediate..."THE NUTCRACKERS" (Level 3)

Dance away your last chapter of 2019 with zest and spice with our hilarious Miss Leslie and her tribute to Christmas! Bring a pair of heels or boots along with your bossy military attitude! 

*Please note 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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HNut19
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Oak
Miss Leslie 11/28 - 12/19 Th 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM $113.40 View

Miss di's LATIN TECHNIQUE (INTERMEDIATE)

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,rhythm and arm styling in Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba, Jive and Paso Doble. This co-ed class is designed to help you create and solidify correct muscle memory using repetitive exercises and drills without partnering.

This course is suitable for Intermediate Ballroom dancers in Bronze and above as well as  any Burlesquercise ladies in levels 4 and 5.

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

NO class September 29, 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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lLTI
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Miss Di 9/8 - 12/15 Su 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM $240.00 View

SHOWGIRL BOOTCAMP for Intermediate Dancers!..."Rockabilly Intensive" Sunday December 15

If you are an intermediate dancer and a serious dance addict 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    Triple Swing Fundamentals

11am    Signature Moves from the 1950's

12 pm   "Rockabilly Boogie"...mini line dance!

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





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SBdec1519
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Miss Di 12/15 - 12/15 Su 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
main
Miss Di 12/8 - 12/8 Su 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM $52.50 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"... THE STRAYS (Level 4)

Join Miss di in this badass tribute to the pioneering women of the 1950's. Pushing against society's expectations, these feminists were rough and ready rebels in a world that was not quite ready for them. This show will be honouring the Rockabilly movement and the very important influence that swing music had around the globe. 

Participants will be performing at "Christmas in New York Gala" on November 23rd. This show is open to Ballroom and Burlesquercise dancers who are familiar with swing dancing. Those new to "official" swing dancing should be comfortable with triple steps in all directions. This show will be loud, bold and un-aplogogetic...it's all about breaking the rules and then bragging about it.

Costumes will include variations of vintage rockabilly fashion. Jeans, t-shirts, capris, sneakers (heels optional), bandanas,cat glasses, tattoos and cigarettes...as rebellious and scandalous as possible.

This course is 9 weeks/13.5hrs of instruction. NO class on October 31st.

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

Gala ticket NOT included.

For those interested, this show will be re-staged for The Calgary International Salsa Congress on March 27, 2020.


 



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Scats
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Oak
Miss Di 9/19 - 11/14 Th 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM $340.20 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...FIFTY SHADES Part Two(Level 4/5 Chairtease)
Ladies! This is what you have been waiting for... the irresistible second part to our trilogy: Fifty Shades Part Two to the Song "I Put a Spell on You".  Rekindle your affair with your chair, and join us for this next rendition using not one, but two props; the classic boa and a fresh rose. Channel your energy in this passionate number using your entire body and being. Bring it! Dance skills, technique, flexibility, passion, vulnerability and sensuality.  

 

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. 

 Costume: Variations of boy shorts/dance panties, killer bustiers, black bodysuits of sexiness, heels, boots etc.

 

 Required props:

1) Chair (provided by dancer, give us a quick email if need guidance on what chair to purchase)
2) White boa with black tips (Available at checkout. Please bring your own practice boa to class)
 3) Red rose (provided on show night)

 

This course is 9 weeks/13.5 hrs of instruction. There will be a general rehearsal the week of November 18th. Information TBA. 

*Please note that on the 1st 3 weeks Sept 19, Sept 26 and Oct 3rd: class will be from 8-10pm instead of 7:30-9pm.

* Please note there is NO class on October 31st.



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50s2
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Oak
Miss Annick 9/19 - 11/14 Th 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM $340.20 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...RUNAWAY TO RIO (Level 3/4 Latin)

Casting call for Samba! Those Brazilians..fierce, free and ready to crash the pool party! Join Miss di in this sporty Samba adventure on the beach.

This show is open to Latin and Burlesquercise dancers who are experienced  and knowledgeable in Samba fundamentals. This is guaranteed fun while improving your technique and increasing your repertoire.

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 include variations of yellow and green sportswear such as leggings, shorts, crop tops, high socks, t-shirts, bandanas, sweat bands, sun glasses and visors, sneakers etc. Gala ticket NOT included.

This course is 9 weeks/13.5 hrs of instruction. Final general rehearsal will the week of November 18th. Information TBA.

**Please note no class October 19th. This class will be replaced on Friday October 18th from 7:30-9pm. 

*Please note no class November 9th.

For those interested dancers, this show will be re-staged for the 2020 Calgary International Salsa Congress on March 27th. (Performer ticket not included)

 

 



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RR19
Evergreen Theatre and Community Spaces
Oak
Miss Di 9/14 - 11/16 Sa 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM $340.20 View

Specialty Performance for "Christmas in New York Gala"...THE CHA CHA KINGS (Men's Latin Team)

Brought to you by request!

Casting call for YYC Latin dancers! If you are an intermediate Latin Cha Cha/Salsa dancer...WE WANT YOU! Join this fun, authentic  and old school Cha Cha experience and perform at the "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. 

Choreographed by the cheeky Ryan Anderson, you will no doubt improve your Cha Cha and increase your sex appeal as his inspiration comes right out of the famous Palladium Ballroom in New York City! Participants also have the option to perform this at the Calgary International Salsa Congress.

Costume and Men's $45 Gala ticket NOT included. Costumes to be determined. 

This course is 8 weeks/12 hrs of instruction. NO class October 19th or November 9th.



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cck19
Alberta Ballroom Company
main
Anderson 9/14 - 11/16 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM $252.00 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