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BEGINNER BURLESQUE - LEVEL 1
Sundays 12 - 1pm
This beginner class is open to bombshells of ALL shapes & sizes that wish to uncover their inner vixen! Students will learn classic Burlesque movements and a FUN routine in a safe & supportive environment.
** Students are required to bring stockings for this level **
Many questions can be answered here in the FAQ
BURLESQUE GROUP PERFORMANCE - LEVEL 2
Sunday 2:15-3:15 with Randi Rouge is SOLD OUT so we have added a second class 5:30-6:30 with Stormy Divine.
The stage is beckoning you in Burlesque 2! Turn up the heat as you explore new movements and refine your basics in a warm and supportive workshop atmosphere. Learn a sizzlin’ & saucy choreography with your group to perform in a friendly neighbourhood burlesque show!
Burlesque 2 is open to all who have completed Beginner Burlesque but please note, it is very popular and the groups are kept small for maximum learning.
BURLESQUE SOLO/DUET - Lvl 3
This class is open to all students who have completed Burlesque 2. In this level, students will learn how to create, choreograph and build their very own solo number for the stage. Solo students will receive individual feedback, tips, tricks, costume ideas and professional direction will be given as everyone prepares their own routine.
BELLY DANCE - TRIBAL FUSION
Want to move your body in ways you never thought you could while learning some new dance moves? Have fun while learning the basics of belly dance in a supportive, friendly atmosphere. Niki has been teaching and sharing her dance passion for 10 years. Expand your dance horizons and join us as we shimmy, undulate and bump!
Niki has been teaching since 2009 and
specializes in Tribal Fusion Belly Dance, a modern Western form of belly dance which was created fusing American Tribal Style and American Cabaret belly dance
TUESDAY NIGHT TEASE
Tuesdays 8:30 - 9:30pm
This beginner friendly class with Saffron St.James and Bella Barecatt will give you a weekly dose of SASS! With a new choero each week you'll learn some classic burlesque style while working your way through some hot new moves !
If you’re looking for a fun experience in a safe and positive environment, Tuesday Night Tease is your kind of class!This class is welcoming to ALL genders and skill levels.
**Drop-ins available for this class @ $20 in cash**
Many questions can be answered in the FAQ
SAFFRON'S SAINTLY SINNERS
Sundays 11:00am - 12:00pm
For those who have completed Level 2 Burlesque Group Performance, this fabulous audition-based performance troupe will help you further enhance your skills by working with a group over a longer term, learning multiple choreographies with opportunities to perform.
Audition based troupe - Class is currently full.
Contact us to be put on the list to be notified about the next round of auditions
Sundays 3:30 - 4:30pm
The Rougettes are one of the studio's professional performance troupes. For those who have completed the Level 2 Group Performance class, this fabulous audition based troupe will help you further enhance your skills by working with a group over a longer term, leaning multiple choerographies with opportunities to perform. Please note, this troupe requires a minimum 4-month commitment, and troupe members are not required to perform at all events and shows. Also, there will be additional costs for costumes.
Audition based troupe. Class is currently full. Contact us to be notified of future audition opportunities.
FLOOR WORK TECHNIQUE (Int-Adv)
Tuesdays 6:00 - 7:00pm
Floor work is an essential component of many dance forms, including contemporary, jazz, heels and modern dance! In this class dedicated to exploring movement on floor, the focus will be on fluidity, shape and sensuality while building strength and flexibility!
This is an open class for dancers of all levels, but keep in mind choreography tends to be more at an intermediate level. Those with less floor work experience are encouraged to wear knee-pads and/or pants. No footwear required!
**Drop-ins available for this class @ $20 in cash**
Sundays 1:05 - 2:05pm
This class introduces you to the striptease basics you can use either for a private dance for someone special, or keep all for yourself!
Dance to the tunes of J-Lo, Cardi B and Lizzo (in celebration of the new Hustlers movie!) along with other great songs from your favourite stripetease movies (Flashdance, Showgirls, Striptease with Demi Moore and more!) Learn the sexiest dance moves to your favourite tunes and work your way to learning a smokin' choreography (new routine each week)
We recommend bringing a few extra layers to peel off (ex: loose button up top or zip sweater)
Tuesdays 7:00 - 8:00pm
Get ready to dance in your hottest heels and celebrate your sensuality through movement! This class is open to all dancers, however please note choreography tends to be at more of an intermediate level. Classes will include a warm-up, an intro to proper heels technique and a spicy new choreo each week!
**This class will be taught at Studio X Ottawa 250 City Centre Ave, Bay 122 since our regular studio space doesn't allow for heels**
Please note the studio has a strict "no outdoor shoes policy".
Heels must be bootie style or have straps (No slip-ons for safety!)
Dancers are still welcome to participate in flat shoes or bare feet