To view our 6 week courses, please visit our Class Timetable page.

 

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Burlesque Workshops with Jacqueline Furey

Saturday 16th November 2019

 

1 – 2:30pm: Classical Feather Fans

2:30 – 4:00pm: Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen

 

Saturday 23rd November 2019

 

1 – 2:30pm: Glamour, Grace and Making it Look Easy

2:30 – 4:00pm: Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen 2: Electric Boogaloo

Metro Arts - The Whitlam Space - Level 4.

109 Edward Street, Brisbane QLD 4000.

Classical Fan Dance

 

Learn the soft, classical style of fan dance that Jacqueline has become renowned for! Beginning from the foundations up, this 1.5 hr workshop will cover posing and positioning, extension and lines, fanholds and transitions. The workshop will also include some relevant strength and flexibility exercises for a controlled and graceful performance, warm up and warm down steps as well as a mini routine with some of her favourite moves.

 

Open to all levels of experience & fitness.

 

This workshop leads into a stretch and strengthen workshop that is recommended for a deeper understanding of the conditioning required for those regularly practicing and performing fan dance.

 

TEACHER: Jacqueline Furey

TIMETABLE: 1 – 2:30pm, Saturday 16th November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: Students will need to bring their own set of feather fans, and it is recommended students wear heels to dance in and clothing suitable for exercise. 

 

 

Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen

 

Jacqueline has used her years of dance training to create this intensive workshop focusing on stretching and strengthening your body to achieve the perfect showgirl foundations. We will be recapping the exercises from workshop 1 and building on split stretches, high kick stretches, core strength and stamina. This workshop is perfect for any level of flexibility or strength and each exercise can be tailored to suit individuals. This workshop will also cover kick and turn technique and include practice combinations for all levels. You will take away exercises that you can use at home to build and maintain flexibility, stamina and technique.

 

Open to all levels of experience & fitness.

 

This workshop can be taken alone or with the first instalment the previous Saturday.

 

 TEACHER: Jacqueline Furey

TIMETABLE: 2:30 – 4:00pm, Saturday 23rd November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: Please wear comfortable workout clothes and socks for stretching and a yoga mat or towel for floor work. 

 

 

Glamour, Grace and Making it Look Easy

 

Jacqueline Furey is widely known for her delicate, fluid and entrancing dance style. In this 1.5 hour workshop, Jacqueline will teach her unique style from poise to stage presence. With focus on self awareness, facial expression and musicality as well as creating suspense through minimal movement, Jacqueline will help you identify and showcase your best assets. Command a room with a wink and a smile while learning a short routine packed full of sensual moves to add to your repertoire.

 

Open to all levels of experience & fitness.

 

This workshop leads into a stretch and strengthen workshop that is recommended for a deeper dive into building the physical foundations required for strong but slow movement.

 

 

TEACHER: Jacqueline Furey

TIMETABLE: 1 – 2:30pm, Saturday 23rd November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: Please wear heels to dance in and clothing suitable for exercise. 

 

 

 

Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen 2: Electric Boogaloo

 

acqueline has used her years of dance training to create this intensive workshop focusing on stretching and strengthening your body to achieve the perfect showgirl foundations. Split stretches, high kick stretches, core strength and stamina will be targeted. This workshop is perfect for any level of flexibility or strength and each exercise can be tailored to suit individuals. You will take away exercises that you can use at home to build and maintain flexibility and stamina.

 

Open to all levels of experience & fitness.

 

This workshop can be taken alone or with a second instalment the following Saturday that will cover more exercises, as well as kick and turn technique. 

 

 TEACHER: Jacqueline Furey

TIMETABLE: 2:30 – 4:00pm, Saturday 16th November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: Please wear comfortable workout clothes and socks for stretching and a yoga mat or towel for floor work. 

 

 

COST

Classical Fan Dance (1.5hrs) - $40

Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen (1.5hrs) - $40

Glamour, Grace and Making It Look Easy (1.5hrs) - $40

Showgirl Stretch & Strengthen 2: Electric Boogaloo (1.5hrs) - $40

Both Workshops on the 16th - $70

Both Workshops on the 23rd - $70

All 4 Jacqueline Furey Workshops - $135

TO ENROL

Please select the workshop/s of your choice via the online store.

 

 

By enrolling in this workshop, you acknowledge and agree to all Terms & Conditions of enrollment.

Burlesque Workshops with The Sugar Duchess

Saturday 30th November 2019

 

1 – 2:30pm: Burlesque Essentials

2:30 – 4:00pm: Slay The Stage

Metro Arts - The Whitlam Space - Level 4.

109 Edward Street, Brisbane QLD 4000.

BURLESQUE ESSENTIALS: The Basics of Burlesque

 

The secret to feeling sexy? Oozing glamour? And strutting with confidence?

The Sugar Duchess knows them well and wants to share it with you!

Get ready to learn the fundamental moves of burlesque while absorbing showgirl choreography and developing skills to help you dominate any stage – nay, life! Have fun being sexy and seductive in a safe learning environment, recommended for any level of experience.

 

The Sugar Duchess is a Performer, Producer, the Perth International Festival Director, and Tease Industries Owner. This glamour queen sets the bar high in the Art of Tease, and loves nothing more than to encourage other’s in finding their own happiness in the artform, and help them become the very best performer they can be. As a professional creative director for the stage, Duchess has an eye for knowing exactly where to focus your skill-set and training to take your performance to the next level.

 

TEACHER: The Sugar Duchess

TIMETABLE: 1 – 2:30pm, Saturday 30th November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: your sassy pants, other comfortable clothing, a water bottle & suitable shoes.

 

 

 

 

SLAY THE STAGE: Stage Presence & Character Development

 

In order to create a truly memorable act, a killer stage presence is essential.

The true Art of Tease involves audience interaction and engagement, poise and movement, timing and character. Learn how to wrap that audience around your little finger, and techniques for character development, physicality and spacial awareness.

Have fun developing your performer persona and presence in a safe learning environment, recommended for students with a little stage experience under their belt.

 

The Sugar Duchess is a Performer, Producer, Tease Industries Owner, and the Perth International Festival Director. This glamour queen sets the bar high in the Art of Tease, and loves nothing more than to encourage other’s in finding their own happiness in the artform, and help them become the very best performer they can be. As a professional creative director for the stage, Duchess has an eye for knowing exactly where to focus your skill-set and training to take your performance to the next level.

 

 TEACHER: The Sugar Duchess

TIMETABLE: 2:30 – 4:00pm, Saturday 30th November 2019

VENUE: The Whitlam Space, Level 4, Metro Arts

BRING: Your A game, comfortable clothing, a water bottle, suitable shoes, notepad & pen.

 

 

COST

Burlesque Essentials (1.5hrs) - $40

Slay The Stage (1.5hrs) - $40

Both Workshops - $70

TO ENROL

Please select the workshop/s of your choice via the online store.

 

 

By enrolling in this workshop, you acknowledge and agree to all Terms & Conditions of enrollment.

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