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Vaudezilla Studios Chicago Burlesque Classes, Private Lessons, and Workshops

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gift of burlesque chicago Get your body in motion with some smooth moves courtesy of some of the top burlesque & bellydance performers in Chicago! Vaudezilla's teachers will steer you through all the basics, from shimmies and twirls to bumps and grinds. Whether you're looking for sexy, fun, or fitness - or you just want to get in touch your inner diva - our teachers will keep you on your toes at Vaudezilla Studios.

Vaudezilla Studios
3614 W Belmont Av
Chicago IL 60618


Buy One, Get One Half Off!
Sign up for two classes and get the second class (of equal or lesser value) for half off -OR- buy two of the same class and share the half-price discount with a friend (must register & pay for classes on ONE registration form). Please Note: NO REFUNDS will be issued if students wishing to redeem this option sign up & pay separately!

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CHICAGO BURLESQUE CLASSES
SESSION DATES: SUN SEP 17 thry SAT NOV 11

Sundays
Sep 17 - Nov 5
Mondays
Sep 18 - Nov 6
Wednesdays
Sep 20 - Nov 8
Thursdays
Sep 21 - Nov 9
Fridays
Sep 22 - Nov 10
11am-12:30pm
Level 1/2 Burlesque *

Titty Perkins
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$170/8 Weeks
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12:30-1:30pm
Specialty / Advanced Fan Dancing *

Titty Perkins
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$115/8 Weeks
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noon-1pm
Specialty / Floorwork

Red Hot Annie
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$115/8 Weeks
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1:30-3pm
Level 3/4 Burlesque

Titty Perkins
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$170/8 Weeks
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4-5:30pm
Level 1/2 Burlesque *

Shirley Blazen
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$170/8 Weeks
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5:30-6:30pm
Specialty / Slapstick Burlesque *

Shirley Blazen
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$115/8 Weeks
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6:30-7:30m
Specialty / Solo Development *

Shirley Blazen
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$115/8 Weeks
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6:30-7:30pm
Specialty / Solo Development *

Lilly Rascal
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$115/8 Weeks
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7:30-8:30pm
Specialty / Fan Dancing *

Raven Gemini
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$115/8 Weeks
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6:30-8pm
Level 5/6 Burlesque

Red Hot Annie
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$170/8 Weeks
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7-8:30pm
Bellydance I

Phaedra
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$170/8 Weeks
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7:30-8:30pm
Specialty / Stage Presence *

Lilly Rascal
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$115/8 Weeks
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8:30-9:30pm
Specialty / Metalesque! *

Raven Gemini
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$115/8 Weeks
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8-9:30pm
Level 1/2 Burlesque*

Red Hot Annie
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$170/8 Weeks
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8:30-9:30pm
Specialty / Rock'n'Roll *

Lilly Rascal
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$115/8 Weeks
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PRIVATE CHICAGO BURLESQUE & BELLYDANCE LESSONS

Red Hot Annie
($45-60/hr)

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Specializes In:
Fan Dancing
Non-Dancers
Styling/Aesthetics
Stage Presence
Business Acumen
Mentoring Artists
Phaedra
($45-$60/hr)

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Specializes In:
Bellydance Technique
Choreography
Solos
Veil, Chinese Veil, Wings, Cane
Musicality
Vanna Tease
($35-$45/hr)

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Specializes In:
Musical Theatre
Singing Strip
Fan & Veil Fans
Non-Dancers
Titty Perkins
($35-$45/hr)

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Specializes In:
Costume design
Aesthetics
Classic Burlesque
Feather Fan Dancing
Performance Art

CHICAGO BURLESQUE WORKSHOPS

All workshops listed below are open to ALL LEVELS - no prior experience is necessary!

Friday, Sept 22
7:00-8:00pm
Teacher: Tilda Titillation
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Cost: $20
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Basic Floorwork
In this workshop, you will learn the basics of floorwork, including: easy transitions to get down to the floor, ways to get up from the floor, and multiple basic moves to have in your floorwork arsenal (fan kicks, pike position moves, and booty moves). There will also be a focus on proper posture and body control in transitions. The workshop will culminate in a short choreographed routine that will bring everything you learn together, including transitions from one move to another. Bring knee pads! Shoes not required.

Take both "Basic Floorwork" & "Slow & Sexy Floorwork" for $35
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Friday, Sept 22
8:00-9:00pm
Teacher: Tilda Titillation
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Cost: $20
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Slow & Sexy Floorwork
Those already familiar with basic floorwork can take their moves to the next level! In this workshop you will take the basics learned in the Basic Floorwork workshop (getting down, getting up, basic moves on the floor) and slow them down to make them more...sensual. There will also be a focus on proper posture and body control in transitions. The workshop will culminate in a short choreographed dance that will bring everything you learn together, including transitions from one move to another. Bring knee pads! Shoes not required.

Take both "Basic Floorwork" & "Slow & Sexy Floorwork" for $35
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Friday, Sept 29
7:00-8:00pm
Teacher: Molly Meru
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Cost: $20
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Acro for Burlesque
Learn fun acro crowd-pleaser moves like "ass on a platter," shoulder stand leg work, and other sexy acro moves that are do-able in heels and are easily integrated into non-acro-based burlesque acts. (Heels optional)

Take both "Acro for Burlesque" & "Acro Floorwork" for $30
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Friday, Sept 29
8:00-9:00pm
Teacher: Molly Meru
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Cost: $20
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Acro Floorwork
Give your audience a sultry taste of acro movement without breaking the sexy vibe. Dancy baby cartwheels, sexy rolls, grounded acro-based movement, and fancy-looking acro flow. All will work in heels. (Heels optional)

Take both "Acro for Burlesque" & "Acro Floorwork" for $30
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Saturday, Oct 7
11:00am-1:00pm
Teacher: Kitty la Royall
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Cost: $30
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Ask a Producer
In this workshop, we will discuss helpful tips for being a performer, the difference between bookable and non-bookable acts, how to get booked and stay getting booked, proper off-stage etiquette, constructive feedback, and act development. You are encouraged to bring costume pieces and music to get specific act feedback. Please bring questions to ask Kitty as well as a notebook and pen to take notes.

Take both "Ask a Producer" & "Finding Confidence" for $50
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Saturday, Oct 7
1:00-3:00pm
Teacher: Kitty la Royall
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Cost: $30
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Finding Confidence
In this workshop, we will work to find our confidence through moving slowly, stage presence, being vulnerable, and exploring our motivations. We will discuss strategies for performing when you don't feel confident enough. Please come with a pair of gloves, a pen and notebook for notes, and an open mind and heart. Wear clothing you can move in that makes you feel good.

Take both "Ask a Producer" & "Finding Confidence" for $50
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Friday, Oct 27
7:00-8:00pm
Teacher: Molly Meru
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Cost: $20
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Acro Chair
Learn some exciting tricks using a chair as an apparatus! Balance on and around your chair, enticing and impressing your audience with your new powerful moves. How many ways can you dance on a chair? Join me and find out! A sure way to give your chair work some extra pizzazz. No experience necessary.

Take both "Acro Chair" & "Partner Acro" for for $30
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Friday, Oct 27
8:00-9:00pm
Teacher: Molly Meru
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Cost: $20
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Partner Acro
Come alone or bring a friend and learn some fun beginning-level acro doubles tricks, stretches, and warm-up moves. No experience necessary. Lift each other up figuratively and literally!

Take both "Acro Chair" & "Partner Acro" for for $30
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Saturday, Nov 11
10:30am-12:00pm
Teacher: Ruby Spencer
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Cost: $20
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Put your Best Face Forward - Makeup 101
Need to step up your makeup game? Looking for a more polished look? Don't know how to use that item in your makeup bag? This workshop is for you! We will review the basic essentials every performer should have - what products to splurge and which to save. Ruby will review her tips and tricks she's picked up from professional makeup artists and share some her favorite tutorials and learning materials. Bring your makeup bag and any products you want to learn how to use.

Take both "Put Your Best Face Forward" & "DIY Pinup Hair" for for $35
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Saturday, Nov 11
12:00pm-1:30pm
Teacher: Ruby Spencer
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Cost: $20
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DIY Pinup Hair: Tips and Tricks
Step up your hair style arsenal with tips and tricks for that perfect pinup hair. Ruby will review tips and tricks on maintaining your curl - the old fashioned way! We'll talk products and tools, as well as great online resources to practice your styles. Plus, let's talk hair pieces and how you can use them. Bring your hair styling questions and be prepared to get hands-on!

Take both "Put Your Best Face Forward" & "DIY Pinup Hair" for for $35
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