FISHNET FOLLIES SCHOOL OF CLASSIC BURLESQUE
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SPECIAL WORKSHOPS

Workshops: Burlesque Fitness & HEELS with Evelyn Vinyl & Gigi La Femme!

  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2017 @ 2:00PM – 4:15PM

WORKSHOPS WITH TYCOONS OF TEASE!
ONE DAY ONLY!
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2017
Fishnet Follies is proud to present TWO special workshops by boss ladies of the Tycoons of Tease Tour– Evelyn Vinyl & Gigi La Femme!

Open to ALL shapes, sizes and backgrounds, 18 years and older. No prior dance or performance experience necessary!

ABOUT
Tycoons of Tease features Evelyn Vinyl, GiGi La Femme, One Chance Fancy and Sapphire Jones: four seasoned stripteasers who are also Head Broads in Charge of their own ecdysiast based enterprises based in Nashville, Denver and NYC. When it comes to dazzling audiences all over the world with their brains, bawdiness and beauty, you can be sure these boss ladies mean Burlesque business!

REGISTRATION
$25 MOVEABLE BODY Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$25 WALK THE WALK Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$40 BOTH Workshops – Online Registration
$50 BOTH Workshops – Cash Drop-In (If space allows)

PLEASE NOTE: Drop-ins are cash only and available on a *limited* first come, first served basis. Please email fishnetfollies@gmail.com for more information.

SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

Learn the sultry, sassy art of classic burlesque in a fun and friendly environment!
Open to all gender identities, shapes, sizes and backgrounds, 18 years and older.
No prior dance experience necessary!*

* See prerequisites for Level 2 & 3 classes.

All classes led by Mynx d’Meanor, unless otherwise stated.

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CABARET CHAIR DANCE WORKOUT – Mixed Levels

  Every Monday / DECEMBER 4 – 18, 2017 @ 7:30PM – 8:00PM

In this 30-minute class, we’ll dance dance dance as a way to work out strengthening our core and toning that booty!

BURLESQUE GROUP DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY: “Havana”

  Every Monday / DECEMBER 4 – 18, 2017 @ 8:00PM – 9:30PM

We’ll be keeping warm (no, hot!!!) this winter, dancing our latest group routine with sensual Latin flair!

Music: “Havana” by Camila Cabello

3 class meetings, 90 minutes each.

REGISTRATION
Full Series: $90.00

Intro to Burlesque: “GIGOLO” FANCY FOOTWORK & HAT TRICKS

  Tuesday / DECEMBER 5, 2017 @ 7:30PM – 8:30PM

Break out those dancing feet and fedoras!

In this class, we will use choreography for “Just A Gigolo”– a suit and tie routine tailored for men and women of burlesque!
Inspired by the infamous striptease scene by Christopher Walken in “Pennies from Heaven”. Choreographed by 2016 Burlesque Hall of Fame King of Boylesque Harden Reddy and Fishnet Follies director Mynx d’Meanor. We will use solo jazz dance elements, strong character/presence, group formations, and a few hat tricks!

STUDENTS MAY BRING (Optional):
– Fedora / trilby hat
– Necktie
– Suit Jacket (or something similar)

REGISTRATION
Class: $20.00 (Online Registration)
$25.00 (Cash Drop-In)

CHAIR DANCE BASICS & BEYOND

  3 Weeks
Every Tuesday / DECEMBER 5 – 19, 2017 @ 8:40PM – 9:40PM

Part Workout. Part Dance Choreography.
Learn poses and dance combinations incorporating the chair as your main prop/apparatus/dance partner. We’ll start with a core strengthening warm-up, pinup-inspired poses, then move on to dance moves progressively increasing in level of difficulty on chair and moving onto the floor.

STUDENTS MAY BRING (OPTIONAL):
Knee pads
Dance shoes (ballroom, character, jazz) or dance socks / “Foot Undies”
Metal folding chair – If you have one you’re already working with and love. 🙂
Small towel or padding for the back of your chair – See picture above

PREREQUISITE: Please be mindful of any injuries and/or physical limitations you may have and work within your comfort level. Mynx will do her best to accommodate all levels and make modifications as needed.

REGISTRATION
Full Series: $75.00

MOVEABLE BODY: BURLESQUE FITNESS (ALL LEVELS)
by Evelyn Vinyl

  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2017 @ 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Get in on an hour of exercises focused on increasing and maintaining range of motion. Class will include balance exercises and improvement tips for some of your standard exercises to maximize your effort. This is a fitness class designed to help you better understand your body, and then put that knowledge into action. This ALL levels class is open to all bodies and genders.

REGISTRATION
$25 MOVEABLE BODY Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$25 WALK THE WALK Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$40 BOTH Workshops – Online Registration
$50 BOTH Workshops – Cash Drop-In (If space allows)

PLEASE NOTE: Drop-ins are cash only and available on a *limited* first come, first served basis. Please email fishnetfollies@gmail.com for more information.

WALK THE WALK: A HOW-TO IN HEELS! (ALL LEVELS)
by GiGi La Femme

  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2017 @ 3:15PM – 4:15PM

Ready to move beyond your comfort zone? Do you like to live life dangerously? Have you ever wanted to step it up a notch…literally? Well, look no further! Walk the Walk is all about channeling your confidence through a killer pair of heels. Whether you’re moving slightly beyond your ballroom kicks or upgrading to 5 inchers, we’ll start off class with a stretchy & strengthening warm-up followed by dance-based drills, tip & tricks that will have you kicking up your stems with ease in no time! Please wear comfortable clothing made for movement.
BRING: 1-2 pairs of heels and kneepads if you require a little extra protection during warm up.

REGISTRATION
$25 MOVEABLE BODY Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$25 WALK THE WALK Workshop – Online Registration / $30 – Cash Drop-In
$40 BOTH Workshops – Online Registration
$50 BOTH Workshops – Cash Drop-In (If space allows)

PLEASE NOTE: Drop-ins are cash only and available on a *limited* first come, first served basis. Please email fishnetfollies@gmail.com for more information.

“NIGHT TRAIN” FAN DANCE CRASH COURSE

  Tuesday / DECEMBER 12, 2017 @ 7:30PM – 8:30PM

Harkening back to the charm schools of the 1950′s, we will begin with mild stretches and “drills” on posture, poise, and persona– and some core work! Then…
We’ll focus on a “crash course” style class to learn a Fishnet Follies group routine!

“NIGHT TRAIN”
Our most classic group routine. Showgirl styling, elegant movements, smooth transitions, and the flirty flutter of feather fans.

REGISTRATION
Class: $20.00
$25.00 (Cash Drop-In)

FEATHER BOA DANCE WORKSHOP

  Tuesday / DECEMBER 19, 2017 @ 7:30PM – 8:30PM

Spice up your performances with a burlesque staple: the feather boa!

We’ll use elements from Fishnet Follies chorus routines and bellydance veil techniques to explore different ways to tease and titillate your audience!

STUDENTS MAY BRING (Optional):
– Long scarf / practice boa
– Knee pads for possible floor work

REGISTRATION
Class: $20.00
$25.00 (Cash Drop-In)

BURLESQUE GROUP DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY: “Havana”

  Every Monday / JANUARY 8 – 29, 2018 / 7:30PM – 8:30PM

We’ll be keeping warm (no, hot!!!) this winter, dancing our latest group routine with sensual Latin flair!

Music: “Havana” by Camila Cabello

REGISTRATION
Full Series: $100.00

INTRO TO BURLESQUE: SOLO STRIPTEASE (LEVEL 1)

  Every Tuesday / JANUARY 9 – 30, 2018 / 7:30PM – 8:30PM

*** “DYNAMIC DUO” DISCOUNT! ***
Perfect for friends who want to try these classes together! Grab your BFF, partner-in-crime, parent, offspring, sibling, or accountability buddy and join us! Registration for 1 @ full price, and your friend gets theirs @ 50% off!

In this 4-week series, we will learn the fundamental concepts of classic burlesque movement and dance, while getting you started on the building blocks of crafting solos from your own unique dance (and non-dance) experiences. We’ll explore the notions of “feminine” vs “masculine” presentation, and also learn an abbreviated group dance routine so you can immediately put these basics to work!
1. Poise, posture and persona (poses, owning space, performance charm)
2. Dynamic presentation (entrances & exits, small vs. big moves)
3. Undress with finesse (practical striptease fundamentals)
4. Putting it all together (burlesque mini act rough drafts, improvisation activities)
* Includes access to private student website for additional resources, video tutorials, and more!

Open to any gender identity of all shapes, sizes and backgrounds, 18 years and older. No prior dance experience necessary!

Led by Mynx d’Meanor.


BUILDING A BURLESQUE ACT – Solo Level 2

  NEW DATES COMING SOON!

REGISTRATION
Full Series: $120.00

TASSEL TWIRLING CARDIO WORKOUT!

  NEW DATES COMING SOON!

REGISTRATION
$20.00 (Online)
$25.00 (Cash Drop-In)