This 6 week course is designed for new and established performers who would like to create a burlesque act. Burlesque performers are known for their unique acts. Established burlesque professionals will guide you through honing your gimmick & character development, creating cohesive and functioning costumes & props, and producing a comprehensive and entertaining routine that can be adapted to many stages and shows! The course will culminate in a student showcase at Vegas Theater Company on Sept 9th.
Class meets 8 times at the Burlesque Hall of Fame from 7pm-8:30pm
Week 1 – Thurs. August 3rd
Week 2 – Thurs. August 10th
Week 3 – Thurs. August 17th
Week 4 – Tues. August 22nd & Thurs. August 24th
Week 5 – Tues. August 29th & Thurs. August 31st
Week 6 – Thurs. August 7th
Student Performance – Sat. September 9th / Tech 6:00PM – 7:00PM/ Showtime 8PM-9:30PM at Vegas Theatre Company.
Students will be paid a stipend for their participation in the show.
Class is open to all! Class is taught on the motto that, “All bodies are burlesque bodies.”