UPCOMING HIGHLIGHTS:

 


Summer Strip Workshops
with Portia Favro
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The Art of Striptease &
Stage Presence with
Cherry OnTop 
See Details 

Slow and Sexy Progressive
Class with Cleo Victory
See Details 

Retro Go Go Master Class
with Portia Favro
See Details 

 

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Upcoming Workshops at Vancouver Burlesque Centre:

 

SUMMER STRIP 

Instructor: Portia Favro
Dates and times: 
July 6, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Aug 2, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Cost: SOLD OUT!

Description: We're feeling the heat this summer! Join Portia Favro for a fun night of striptease, sensuality and refreshments. Using elements of heels dance and neo burlesque, this workshop puts a summery spin on striptease, exploring everything from slow, sexy and sensual movement to classic bump and grind.

It's the perfect way to celebrate the season!
After class, all dancers are welcome to join for a beverage a Tap + Barrel in the Olympic Village (walking distance from the studio!) with your new pals!

This workshop is an all levels class and no formal dance experience is required.
 
What To Wear or Bring: fitted clothing + bring a bra and panty (to be worn over clothing), button up shirt, a water bottle and towel. Indoor footwear (i.e. comfortable dance heel or shoe) no outdoor heels allowed in the studio please.


Optional:
kneepads and/or knee high socks as there will be some floor work involved! Pasties are also welcome if you feel the call!
CLASSES ARE NOW SOLD OUT.



RETRO GO GO MASTER CLASS

Instructor: Portia Favro
Dates:  Sunday July 21 *SOLD OUT*
and
Sunday, July 22 *SOLD OUT*
Time: 12PM-2PM
Cost: $40 

Description: 
So you wanna be a Go-Go Dancer?
Join Instructor Portia Favro for a 2-hour workshop learning anthemic 1960’s go-go techniques, stamina-building tricks and how to maintain stage presence even when you’re all shaken out!

Portia will also share some crucial techniques producers look for while expanding your overall dance skillset with in this fast-paced class. We’ll also go through brief history of Go-Go and teach a few techniques for hair, makeup and styling you need to complete a true retro look!

Portia is a professional dancer, producer, choreographer and pin-up with over 15 years of teaching experience with dancers of all ages, levels and techniques.

This workshop will be taught at an OPEN LEVEL.


**BONUS** 3 dancers from the workshop will be invited to dance that evening at Go-Go Bungalow at the Shameful Tiki Room!

What To Wear or Bring: fitted clothing, ballroom or character shoes, towel and water bottle.