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LEARN (AND PERFORM) BURLESQUE & BELLYDANCE
Burlesque and bellydance are for everybody who has a body - at its heart, classes at VAUDEZILLA! Burlesque are a celebration of diversity and what makes each body’s story special. Our classes are for people who:

- want a more daring way to practice self-care - by cultivating time to learn and practice new skills
- want an effortless way to exercise and tune into their body
- want an excuse to buy new lingerie ;)
- want to simply “BE” with themselves - to discover what they can create for no other reason than it feels good!

You are worthy of joy! And part of what makes our classes so special is at the end of each 8-week session, there's a very special Student Spectacular, where each class shows what they learned!

Buy One, Get One Half Off!

Sign up for two 8-week classes and get the second 8-week class (of equal or lesser value) for half off -OR- Buy two of the same 8-week class and share the half-price discount with a friend.

Please Note: The Buy One, Get One Half Off offer is valid only for two classes taken during the same session. You cannot use the discounted class in future sessions. NO REFUNDS will be issued if students wishing to redeem this option sign up & pay separately!

VAUDEZILLA! Burlesque
3330 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago IL 60618

2020 Student Spectacular Dates:
February 14th
March 7th, 13th, and 14th
May 8th, 9th, and 16th
July 4th, 11th, and 18th
September 11th, 12th, and 18th
October 24th
November 14th, 21st, and 28th
December 12th and 19th

Want to drop in on a class?

  • $25 per class for 60-minute classes
  • $27.50 per class for 75-minute classes
  • $30 per class for 90-minute classes

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    CURRENT 2020 SESSION DATES: SUNDAY, JANUARY 5 - THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27

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    CHICAGO BURLESQUE CLASSES

    Sundays
    Jan 5 - Feb 23
    Mondays
    Jan 6 - Feb 24
    Wednesdays
    Jan 8 - Feb 26
    Thursdays
    Jan 9 - Feb 27
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    Dirty, Sexy Smooth Floorwork
    11am-noon

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    with Miss Nyxon

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    Rock 'n' Roll Burlesque
    noon-1pm

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    with Miss Nyxon

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    Burlesque Level 1/2
    1-2:30pm

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    with Miss Nyxon

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    Bountiful and Beautiful: Rubenesque Burlesque
    2:30-3:30pm

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    with Vanna Tease

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    Sing and Sling: Broadway Burlesque
    3:30-5pm

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    with Colette Coquette and Vanna Tease

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    Broadway Burlesque Solo Development
    5-6pm

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    with Colette Coquette and Vanna Tease

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    Fan Dancing
    6-7pm

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    with Colette Coquette

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    Stage Presence
    6-7pm

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    with Shirley Blazen

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    Burlesque Level 1/2
    7-8:30pm

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    with Ramona Romance

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    Bellydance Technique
    7:30-8:45pm

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    with Phaedra

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    Solo Development
    7-8pm

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    with Shirley Blazen
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    Dirty, Sexy, Smooth Floorwork
    8:30-9:30pm

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    with Ramona Romance

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    Bellydance Repertory: Focus on Floorwork
    8:45-9:30pm

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    with Phaedra

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    Burlesque Level 3/4
    8-9:30pm

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    CHICAGO BURLESQUE CLASSES: DROP-INS
    PLEASE NOTE: DROP-INS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST THREE WEEKS OF THE SESSION

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    Drop-in policy: We welcome drop-ins for all of our eight-week classes. Some of our classes are very popular and tend to fill up to capacity. When that happens, we have to prioritize students who commit to taking the entire session of classes, and as such, we cannot guarantee that there will be space in the class for drop-ins. Even drop-in students who purchased their drop-ins in advance may be removed from their scheduled drop-in date(s) if the class ends up at capacity by the time those dates come around. Any drop-in student who has to be removed due to a class being at capacity will, of course, have their registration fees credited to their MindBody account for use on subsequent class/workshop purchases. We will make every effort to accommodate as many people as we can, as well as notifying students enough in advance if a class has reached capacity and their drop-in has to be canceled.

    Drop-ins are best used during the first 3 weeks of class.


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    CHICAGO BURLESQUE WORKSHOPS

    Manifesting by the Moon in Aquarius
    with Colette Coquette
    Fri, Jan 24th - 7:30-9pm
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    Manifesting by the Moon in Aquarius
    Working with the moon is a powerful way to bring in abundance, attraction, increase, or even clear away old habits and banish unwanted feelings. For thousands of years civilizations have marked time by the Moon, planning for optimal growth and newness, and when to reflect and release. The moon has an effect on plant growth and soil quality, and she can help you bloom too!

    With the New Moon in Aquarius taking place on January 24th, class will center on intention setting and ritual that can best be supported by the energy of Aquarius. Students will come away with an understanding of the 8 phases of the moon and how to work with the energy of the major phases to best bring in what you want to see in your world.

    Step into your magic!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Colette Coquette is the founder of Lingerie Lyrique, Chicago's own Burlesque Opera Company. She is a sought-after professional singer and teacher. She first had the idea to combine the art forms of Burlesque and Opera as she was coming up through the ranks of Vaudezilla. She has enjoyed many collaborations with Vaudezilla over the last eight years. Colette has an equal love for performing and teaching and is very passionate about helping students find their voice, and sing out! Musical theatre is her first love, and it brings her great joy to set her love center stage.
    First Saturdays With Lottie: Is This a Bad Idea?
    with Lottie à la West
    Sat, Feb 1st - 1pm/2:30pm
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    First Saturdays With Lottie: Is This a Bad Idea?
    Is This a Bad Idea?
    Sometimes, our "bad ideas" are JUST the right amount of kooky you need to get your act off the ground!

    Heard a song and came up with something silly? In this workshop, we'll embrace the stranger ideas, and work on pushing what feels "a little off" into something completely ON --- STAGE!

    Come in ready to experiment, ideas written down, acts your struggling with, etc!

    Quirk-lesque
    Quirk-lesque... is an exploration of the sparkly side of digging deep into your gimmicks. Got a character nerdlesque idea you're obsessed with? Delve into that, got a goofy idea you're dying to expand upon? Let's roll! This class will explore the use of embracing your own personal quirkiness, and developing new Skills to make your act POP! Come and get over the top, lipsync, get dramatic and polish your marvelous Shine.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Take both "First Saturdays With Lottie" workshops and get a $5 discount!

    Lottie à la West is the Body Positive Nerd Princess of Chicago. She specializes in a brand of sparkle that capitalizes on Nostalgia & gettin' those gimmicks. She's been featured as a headliner across the country and has shimmied, shook and brought the house down as a featured performer in Michigan Burlesque Festival, the Kansas City Nerdlesque Festival, the Midwest Nerdlesque Festival and the Oshkosh Nerdlesque festival. She's also twirled her tassels as a part of the mainstage talent at Anime Crossroads and Anime Milwaukee and has performed as a AFAB (assigned female at Birth) High!Femme Drag queen in a various Locations throughout the Chicago area.
    Feeling FAN-tastic!
    with Raven Gemini
    Sat, Feb 8th - 10am/noon
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    Beginning Fans
    Focusing on developing technical proficiency with the ultimate classic burlesque accessories, this class is geared toward hobbyists, as well as aspiring and established performers with various dance backgrounds who want to look like a professional using feather fans!

    Using basic dance principles, the teacher will define stances and footwork combos with fan movement that can be used to add pizazz to your repertoire! Using a combination of classic and modern burlesque music, the teacher will guide students through applying these combos correctly and effectively.

    Advanced Fans
    If you've mastered the basics, puff those feathers up for the next level of fan dancing! This class is geared towards students with previous fan dancing experience who are looking to develop new and more advanced fan skills. Building on dance principles taught in Basic Fan Dancing, the teacher will refine and define stances, poses, footwork, fan movement combos, and more advanced fan tricks. Using a combination of classic and modern burlesque music, the teacher will guide students through applying these combos correctly and effectively.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Please Bring: Large, professional quality feather fans (available at FancyFeather.com - 10% off with code "Vaudezilla") or RENT A PAIR OF FANS for $10.

    Take both "Feeling FAN-tastic" workshops and get a $10 discount!

    Raven Gemini is the gal that has it all! Her acts span genres, from horizon-expanding character work to beautiful classic dance pieces. She has been performing with Vaudezilla since 2012, and has performed at numerous national festivals including: the Windy City Burlesque festival, Show-Me Burlesque Festival, The Ohio Burlesque Festival, and the Freezing Tassel Burlesque Festival in Anchorage, AK in 2017. In addition to regular appearances in the Chicagoland area, Raven can also be seen traveling throughout the midwest and beyond as a solo act and with her partner-in-crime, Monterrey Jacques. Raven regularly teaches intro burlesque and fan dancing classes, but you might catch her METALESQUE! class, if you're lucky!
    Intro to Burlesque
    with Daisy Dynamite
    Sat, Feb 8th - 1:30-3pm
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    Intro to Burlesque
    Curious about our weekly burlesque classes, but not sure it's a good fit for you? Try out some basic burlesque moves with our teachers from Vaudezilla Studios, who will have you bumping, grinding, & shimmying in no time. In this 90-minute taster workshop, you'll have fun and learn more about the art of burlesque!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Daisy Dynamite is a Chicago native with family roots in Louisiana. Her passion for dance performance started at a very young age. She performed in elementary and high school plays and assisted with theater productions as a costuming seamstress in her undergrad years for Lake Forest College's campus theater. After college, Daisy worked as an elementary school teacher as well as a model/television extra for several Chicago based shows (primarily Empire). Daisy enjoys the ability she has to express her creativity, skills and passions by collaborating with Vaudezilla. She currently works as a costuming assistant for Red Hot Annie and dance/fitness instructor for the studio. Her teaching style is ultra affirming and she takes pride in making each student feel confident in her class.
    Women's Nude Yoga
    with Mia Kelly
    Fri, Feb 14th - 7-9pm
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    Healing Through Nudity
    Come for an evening of healing the Divine Feminine in a creative, supportive and safe space. Female-identifying yoginis of all shapes, colors and sizes uniting in an evening of radical self love and self acceptance.

    YOGA FLOW: Open to ALL levels of practitioners from first-timers to seasoned practitioners. There will be breathwork, chanting, and Kundalini yoga elements incorporated in this 2-hour flow.

    WHAT TO BRING:
    BYOYM = bring your own yoga mat! (there's only 2 extras at this studio space so you'll need to bring yours!)
    BYOR = bring your own robe (we will start the first 10 mins or so in robes, and then they will be removed to embrace our nudity)
    A clean/showered/refreshed body
    Openness and vulnerability with the intention to heal and love oneself FULLY

    Any questions? Don't be shy to email me at miasdivinehealingarts@gmail.com - I'm ALWAYS open to questions/comments/feedback. I am excited to watch WNYC grow and blossom and I'm so thankful to everyone being a part of it!

    TICKETS: EARLY BIRD $25 before Feb 7th; $30 on or after Feb 7th

    Mia is a yogi, artist and peace advocate based in Chicagoland. She received her 200-hour yoga certification in multi-style yoga in Rishikesh, India with Siddhi Yoga International. She is the owner of Divine Healing Arts in which she offers private yoga and meditation courses, as well as private 'Women's Nude Yoga Of Chicago' events. As a devoted Kundalini yoga practitioner, she always incorporates elements of the divine Kundalini energy into each class she teaches. Whether it's Yin or Restorative, she honors Kundalini elements such as breathwork and meditation and believes it's an integral part of each and every class. She is most passionate about meditation and how inner peace in the individual can have a ripple effect and transform a larger world.
    Chicago galentines day burlesque retreat

    Saturday, February 15, 10:30am-7pm

    VAUDEZILLA! Burlesque, 3330 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago

    Show yourself some lovin' on Valentine's weekend and register for our special Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat at VAUDEZILLA! Burlesque!

    Spend an afternoon with our fabulous teaching staff and learn some new movies to entice your sweetheart, or register with a friend for a Galentine's or Pal-entine's Day outing.


    Pick one or two workshops at a la carte prices (listed), or treat yo'self to a full day of sexy, liberating fun, including a vegan lunch break (1:30-2:30pm) for just $100

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    Intro to Burlesque

    with Daisy Dynamite
    Sat, Feb 15th - 10:30am-noon
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    Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat / Intro to Burlesque
    Curious about our weekly burlesque classes, but not sure it's a good fit for you? Try out some basic burlesque moves with our teachers from Vaudezilla Studios, who will have you bumping, grinding, & shimmying in no time. In this 90-minute taster workshop, you'll have fun and learn more about the art of burlesque!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Daisy Dynamite is a Chicago native with family roots in Louisiana. Her passion for dance performance started at a very young age. She performed in elementary and high school plays and assisted with theater productions as a costuming seamstress in her undergrad years for Lake Forest College's campus theater. After college, Daisy worked as an elementary school teacher as well as a model/television extra for several Chicago based shows (primarily Empire). Daisy enjoys the ability she has to express her creativity, skills and passions by collaborating with Vaudezilla. She currently works as a costuming assistant for Red Hot Annie and dance/fitness instructor for the studio. Her teaching style is ultra affirming and she takes pride in making each student feel confident in her class.
    Dirty, Sexy, Smooth Floorwork
    with Ramona Romance
    Sat, Feb 15th - noon-1:30pm
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    Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat / Dirty, Sexy, Smooth Floorwork
    This 90-minute class is geared towards providing folks of all genders with the skills to perfect movement specifically on the floor. Get grounded while we define proper body carriage, incorporate modern dance and burlesque techniques, and introduce choreography that will be the dash of flavor you were hoping to find. Students with previous knee problems should wear knee pads.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Ramona Romance fell in love with burlesque hard and fast when she first arrived at Vaudezilla Studios and that love continues to grow every day! Starting as a student, Ramona worked her way to becoming an ensemble member in Vaudezilla! Burlesque Spectacular in 2018. Ramona is thrilled to guide her students through the art of burlesque by encouraging empowerment, self-love, and trust. Being one of Vaudezilla's rotating improvised burlesque performers, Ramona wants to share the joy of spontaneity and "play" both on- and off-stage with her students.
    Hustler's Flo
    with Miss Nyxon
    Sat, Feb 15th - 2:30-4pm
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    Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat / Hustler's Flo
    JLO showed us how to work it on the big screen, now learn how to work a floor, stage or chair just like the HUSTLERS do. Miss Nyxon will teach you all the tantalizing tricks up her sleeve to seduce and own all those eyes that happen to look your way. Get dirty with the Wicked Nyx of the West and All of Burlesque with this HUSTLERS inspired workshop!

    Class capacity: 10

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Experienced as a Chicago showgirl with the Vaudettes, professional dancer and burlesque entertainer in Orlando, FL and wrestling personality around the world, Miss Nyxon provides a unique and professional outlook into performing and honing in on your strengths. Building confidence and body love through her hard-hitting choreography is her passion, and she cannot wait to lead you into loving your dark side.
    Body Positivity - Healthy for All Genders
    with Beef Erikson
    Sat, Feb 15th - 4-5:30pm
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    Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat / Body Positivity - Healthy for All Genders
    Feeling confident in today's world can be a difficult thing to achieve. With all kinds of stresses around us, our bodies should be the one thing that we are comfortable with. So why can that be so difficult? In this class, we will talk a bit about what body positivity is, and provide some tips as to how best to achieve that for yourself.

    We will also be on our feet, exploring movement in a few different ways, including some basic burlesque, all with the goal of helping you to be a bit more comfortable in your own skin.

    Please bring two outfits: one that you feel attractive in (wear this to class) and one that you feel comfortable moving in.

    Let's open up a bit in a safe environment and learn some acceptance towards our bodies!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Beef Erikson has been taking classes, exploring, and performing burlesque in Chicago for 2 years. He is passionate about body positivity in all forms, and believes that it is something that can bring all of us together. He has been a teacher with the Bristol Academy of Performing Arts since 2015, teaching classes about vocal projecting and body awareness.
    Twerkout
    with Ms. LyNoo Booty
    Sat, Feb 15th - 5:30-7pm
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    Galentine's Day Burlesque Retreat / Twerkout
    "Twerkout" is a high-intensity cardio dance workout with a focus on booty shaking and sass. Wear comfy gym shoes and whatever clothing you feel most confident working out in. Class does include some optional floorwork, so knee pads can be helpful, though not necessary!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Lynnea has been dancing since she learned to walk. She began her dance fitness journey by teaching Zumba in 2011 at the student gym of her university. She stuck with the Zumba format, until some student who wanted her job complained that her Zumba class, "wasn't Latin enough to count as Zumba." While the student had a valid point (most of Lynnea's choreography was hip hop-based), in a blind rage, Lynnea researched hip hop fitness formats, and found and became certified in two formats, one called WERQ that provided strict choreography, and one called Old Skool that she helped choreograph for. In time, as Lynnea grew in confidence with teaching, she began to miss the freedom of choosing her own music and choreographing her own dances without restriction. She stressed out about it regularly for about a year, and finally decided to jump ship on pre-existing formats to completely choreograph her own classes. She has been doing this now for about a year and a half, and just finally gave it the name, "Twerkout by Lynnea", as many of her dances center around aggressive booty shaking, and her students are known to her and to each other as "the Twerk Squad." She is extremely stoked to be working with Vaudezilla!!
    Roaring 2020s
    with Womyn Wonder
    Sun, Feb 16th - 7-8:15pm
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    Roaring 2020s
    It's the 21st century and we're in the '20s; celebrate freedom! America is a melting pot & it's our patriotic duty to keep Charleston kickin'. We salute diversity and honor our African-American roots in joyous movement. Exploring the age of jazz is the bees knees!

    Wear footwear appropriate for soft shoe or inside only sneakers. If you're comfy in heals, character shoes.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Womyn Wonder seeks that thrill of motion; could be flying on the trapeze, cruisin' on wheels, spinning with fire or gettin' saucy on the dance floor. She's lindy hopped across this great nation and is ecstatic to rally up those grooves in Vaudezilla Studio! With her theater background, she likes to tell story, and her dance is filled with varying emotions. Fellow kickin' chorus gals have asked how she comes up with her facial expressions: "I find an intent. Consider the movement and ask what's the feeling of that moment. My face then becomes part of the choreography." Happy, cute, vampy, silly, serious... get the dancing feels and, above all, have fun!
    Sexy Skills
    with Juniper Perle
    Sun, Feb 23rd - 7pm/8:30pm
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    Sexy Skills: Juniper Perle
    Juniper's Twerkshop
    Calling all booties! Join Juniper in this fun, active twerkshop class where you will learn how it's really done! We'll start off with stretches and warm ups, followed by a short routine, with an incorporation of floorwork moves. To end our class, we'll take a moment to show off some of the things we learned with an improv routine with the song of your choice (not mandatory, but fun!). We’re throwing away our cares and throwing our asses!

    Booty shorts and knee pads are encouraged.

    Juniper's Floorwork
    Discover body language in a whole different way, where we teach you the art of sex appeal in your movement through floorwork. Get ready to express the freedom and broadness of burlesque with Juniper! This class would include a brief stretch for warm up, sexy floorwork choreography, and a freestyle choreography routine from each member implementing what you've learned from the class (not mandatory, but fun).

    Students with previous knee problems should wear knee pads.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Take both "Sexy Skills: Juniper Perle" workshops and get a $5 discount!

    Juniper Perle hit the burlesque scene in 2017 with only the previous two years of experience in exotic dancing. With Vaudezilla, there was a way to combine her imagination and sexuality. She realized the range of burlesque and its broadness and discovered what it looked like for her, and found her medium through various ensembles through her floorwork routines and chair dancing. She wanted to encapsulate the importance of movement. She's excited to share her world in which everyone can tap into their power and discover your own interpretation of body language.
    Awakening Our Divine Feminine
    with Heather Urness
    Sat, Feb 29th - 1-3pm
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    Awakening Our Divine Feminine
    Awakening our Divine Feminine – A workshop dedicated to reclaiming the divine feminine energy within us. This workshop will take us on a journey into embracing the feminine inside of us. Feminine energy is at the seat of our creativity, our radiance, our emotions, our pleasure, our felt senses, our vulnerability, our ability to love. Connecting to this part of ourselves can open up our lives to experiencing more joy in our relationships, more presence in our day to day, and more bliss within our lives. If you've been looking for a way to more deeply connect to yourself and your inner world, then this is for you! You will walk away from this workshop with tools for deepening your connection to yourself, a basic understanding of the differences between masculine and feminine energy, practical methods for connecting to your feminine essence, and an understanding of our energy centers and their activation.

    Course Overview:
    a. Connecting deeply to our emotions
    b. Learning how to listen to and trust our intuition
    c. Creating ritual and sacred space
    d. Deepening the connection to our Bodies through movement
    e. Meditation - Opening our chakras – with focus on sacral chakra energy and movement

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    The Women's Healing Circle is a monthly gathering hosted by Heather Urness. Heather is a Certified Women's Empowerment Coach and energy healer who specializes in helping women heal and become their best selves through a combination of coaching and healing practices. Heather specializes in Reiki and New Paradigm MDT energy work. Heather also teaches meditation and is pursuing her meditation teaching certification. Heather has completed several years of study and practice in understanding the feminine and incorporates those teachings in her work with women.
    Intro to Burlesque
    with Daisy Dynamite
    Sat, Mar 14th - 1:30-3pm
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    Intro to Burlesque
    Curious about our weekly burlesque classes, but not sure it's a good fit for you? Try out some basic burlesque moves with our teachers from Vaudezilla Studios, who will have you bumping, grinding, & shimmying in no time. In this 90-minute taster workshop, you'll have fun and learn more about the art of burlesque!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Daisy Dynamite is a Chicago native with family roots in Louisiana. Her passion for dance performance started at a very young age. She performed in elementary and high school plays and assisted with theater productions as a costuming seamstress in her undergrad years for Lake Forest College's campus theater. After college, Daisy worked as an elementary school teacher as well as a model/television extra for several Chicago based shows (primarily Empire). Daisy enjoys the ability she has to express her creativity, skills and passions by collaborating with Vaudezilla. She currently works as a costuming assistant for Red Hot Annie and dance/fitness instructor for the studio. Her teaching style is ultra affirming and she takes pride in making each student feel confident in her class.
    Shimmy Lab
    with Phaedra
    Sat, Mar 21st - 1:30-3pm
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    Shimmy Lab
    How many shimmies can we cover in this 1.5 hour workshop? That is the challenge! We are going to work through several types of shimmies you can use in any dance style. Form fitting clothing is a plus.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Phaedra Darwish has had the pleasure of teaching at Vaudezilla for the past 7 years. She combines cultural and musical knowledge with dance technique in her classes to give her students a well-rounded education in the art of Middle Eastern dance.
    Intro to Burlesque
    with Daisy Dynamite
    Sat, Mar 21st - 3-4:30pm
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    Intro to Burlesque
    Curious about our weekly burlesque classes, but not sure it's a good fit for you? Try out some basic burlesque moves with our teachers from Vaudezilla Studios, who will have you bumping, grinding, & shimmying in no time. In this 90-minute taster workshop, you'll have fun and learn more about the art of burlesque!

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Daisy Dynamite is a Chicago native with family roots in Louisiana. Her passion for dance performance started at a very young age. She performed in elementary and high school plays and assisted with theater productions as a costuming seamstress in her undergrad years for Lake Forest College's campus theater. After college, Daisy worked as an elementary school teacher as well as a model/television extra for several Chicago based shows (primarily Empire). Daisy enjoys the ability she has to express her creativity, skills and passions by collaborating with Vaudezilla. She currently works as a costuming assistant for Red Hot Annie and dance/fitness instructor for the studio. Her teaching style is ultra affirming and she takes pride in making each student feel confident in her class.
    Sexy Skills
    with Juniper Perle
    Sun, Mar 28th - 2pm/3:30pm
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    Sexy Skills: Juniper Perle
    Juniper's Twerkshop
    Calling all booties! Join Juniper in this fun, active twerkshop class where you will learn how it's really done! We'll start off with stretches and warm ups, followed by a short routine, with an incorporation of floorwork moves. To end our class, we'll take a moment to show off some of the things we learned with an improv routine with the song of your choice (not mandatory, but fun!). We’re throwing away our cares and throwing our asses!

    Booty shorts and knee pads are encouraged.

    Juniper's Floorwork
    Discover body language in a whole different way, where we teach you the art of sex appeal in your movement through floorwork. Get ready to express the freedom and broadness of burlesque with Juniper! This class would include a brief stretch for warm up, sexy floorwork choreography, and a freestyle choreography routine from each member implementing what you've learned from the class (not mandatory, but fun).

    Students with previous knee problems should wear knee pads.

    All levels and genders welcome.

    Every body welcome.

    Take both "Sexy Skills: Juniper Perle" workshops and get a $5 discount!

    Juniper Perle hit the burlesque scene in 2017 with only the previous two years of experience in exotic dancing. With Vaudezilla, there was a way to combine her imagination and sexuality. She realized the range of burlesque and its broadness and discovered what it looked like for her, and found her medium through various ensembles through her floorwork routines and chair dancing. She wanted to encapsulate the importance of movement. She's excited to share her world in which everyone can tap into their power and discover your own interpretation of body language.


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