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Burlesque Bootcamp (Victoria, B.C.)

  • Alive Mindbody 1821 Cook Street Victoria, BC, V8T 3P5 Canada (map)

Learn the art and movements of Burlesque! 

This 4-week series is designed for all levels class to learn the basics of burlesque + the movements, presence and techniques iconic to this sultry performance style. 

Sweat, sparkle and a few giggles are all guaranteed!

Your Burlesque Mistress, Portia Favro, will be your fearless leader. Hailing from Vancouver, 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 within the dance and burlesque communities. 

This progressive series will focus on a unique aspect of burlesque each week, while providing a full body workout, technical breakdown and opportunity to practice with your expert instructor each class.

Expect sensual movement and a focus on the technique of neo burlesque (including pin-up posing, street jazz elements, heels technique and modern choreography).

All are welcome! Whether you’re a seasoned mover or have 2 left feet - this class is for every showgirl living inside of you.

Sign up at:

When: 4 Weeks
(October 20, October 27, November 3 + November 10)
Time: 6:15-7:45PM
Where: Alive (1821 Cook Street) 

Please wear fitted clothing, and comfortable indoor dance heels of your choice. 

***Portia will provide more information during your series with specific elements to bring for specific classes as applicable***

Earlier Event: October 14
CIBF 2017 Workshops