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One-Off Intro Class


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An Introduction to Burlesque, Body Confidence and Self?Image discovery
Presenting a unique introduction to the basics of burlesque, fused with elements of physical theatre, stand-up and public speaking, actress Cat LaCohie (aka Burlesque performer Vixen DeVille) will take you on a 90min journey rediscovering and taking ownership of your true physical self, learning how this awareness can benefit all of us, not only in a performance career, but into our day-to-day lives.
This class will provide a space in which you can gain the freedom and confidence to step into your unique body, and to fully utilize this vehicle you have been given for the journey through life.
This Introductory session will cover:
– Basic Burlesque Moves
– Confidence in ‘Being Seen’
– Character and Self Exploration.
– Presentation & Play: Rapport with your audience.

We will look at what energy you naturally bring to the stage/into a room and discover what makes you unique in terms of your characteristics and how your body looks and moves. This will enable an increased awareness of what image you present to others without even trying, how to manipulate this to your advantage as a performer/speaker/personality and how to enhance these qualities to transfer them from an ‘everyday’ situation to the stage.
Learn to accept, and own, what you have and who you are! Come explore a variety of ‘burlesque characters’ and rediscover what characteristics are hiding within you that we have all learned to bury in our everyday lifestyles…. Ultimately come spend 90mins finding a new sense of fun in unleashing the part of you that never gets a chance to come out and play!

5 Week Level One Course – Burlesque, Body Confidence and Self-Image Discovery


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Presenting a unique introduction to the basics of Burlesque, fused with elements of physical theatre, stand-up and public speaking taught by actress Cat LaCohie ( aka burlesque performer Vixen DeVille – see Event Organizer description for more details.)
Re-discover and take ownership of your true physical self, not only in terms of a performance career, but in everyday situations in our day-to-day lives.
This class will provide a space in which you can gain the freedom and confidence to step into your unique body, and to fully utilize this vehicle you have been given for the journey through life.

Over the 5 weeks you will cover:
– Basic Burlesque Moves
– Confidence in ‘Being Seen’
– Character and Self Exploration.
– Presentation & Play: Rapport with your audience.

Course Structure
5x 90 Minute Classes with a break after week 3 for personal rehearsal and prep.

Maximum 5 students per class.

Burlesque, Body Confidence and Self?Image discovery LEVEL TWO


Fusing elements of Burlesque technique, physical theatre, stand-up and public speaking,
create a personalized stand-alone burlesque routine and perform in a professional
burlesque show in-front of a public audience.
Over the course of 5 x 90min classes we will build upon the material learnt in LEVEL
ONE in order to fully develop a professional standard, personalized burlesque act tailored
to your skills, natural characteristics and performance essence.
The course will culminate in a each student performing as a debut guest start in a
professional show with the opportunity to gain promotional footage and photographs as
well as contacts with performance bookers.

Private Act Development and Consultation


Designed for both professionals and beginners. This is a fast track, 1-on-1 course in
order to create a personalized solo burlesque act for the professional stage. This is
usually sold as a block of 4 x 90mins classes/rehearsals with an hour’s consultation prior
to the first rehearsal session – but can also be sold on a class to class basis for those
wanting to brush up on existing acts or for those feeling like they need more time added
onto the standard 4 sessions.
For absolute beginners the block is designed to create and polish a solo act in 4 sessions
and in week 5 a professional performance slot is provided at which you will perform to a
public audience and gain the opportunity to acquire promotional footage and photographs
as well as contacts with performance bookers.
!!!!!!! THERE IS NO PRE-REQUISITE TO TAKE THESE PRIVATE CLASS !!!!!!
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