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Leap Day Workshops with Cello Bordello –

The Organised Showgirl & Floorwork Techniques – the Up, The Down & the Knee-Free!

 

It’s time to tap into some showgirl magic on 29th February!

 

👯‍♀️ The Organised Showgirl: Elevate your burlesque journey with insider tips on time management, practice perfection, and wardrobe wizardry. From beginners to pros – let's bring order to the glittering chaos! 💃📆✨

 

🔥 Floorwork Techniques – The Up, The Down, and The Knee-Free: Dive into the sultry world of floorwork with Cello! Master graceful transitions, discover knee-free creativity, and leave with stronger moves, sass, and smiles. 💋🔥👠

 

🗓️ All levels welcome – let's slay on and off the stage! Limited spots available – reserve yours now! 💫

~ THURSDAY 29th February~

6 – 7:30pm The Organised Showgirl with Cello Bordello

7:30 – 9:00pm Floorwork Techniques – The Up, The Down, and The Knee-Free with Cello Bordello

The Organised Showgirl

 

Whether you’re new to performing or you’re a soloist star, everyone can benefit from a bit of organisation in their lives.

Join Cello for a transformative session that goes beyond the stage and studio floor to help you streamline your practice, enhance your focus and elevate your overall burlesque journey.

An Organised Schedule: Dealing with to-do’s, bookings, emails, rehearsals, and gigs can be overwhelming. Explore time management techniques and how to make the most out of your calendar, email account, to-do lists and routine trackers to enhance your focus.

Practice and Performance Planning: Learn the importance of organisation in performance preparation. Strategize your practice sessions to execute performances ensuring you shine in the spotlight with confidence.

Wardrobe and Prop Management: Creativity without the chaos. Discover tips and tricks for storing and organising your costumes and props, making packing, unpacking and quick changes seamless enhancing your overall presentation.

 

Suitable for all levels including absolute beginners to advanced.

 

TEACHER: Cello Bordello

TIMETABLE: 6 – 7:30pm, 29th February 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Water, note pad and pen, cushion to sit on

 

 

Floorwork techniques – The up, the down and the knee-free!

 

Let’s get down and dirty with floorwork with a workshop that fully focuses on technique. Learn the secrets to gracefully descending to the floor and rising with poise as Cello guides you with plenty of different options to ensure your transitions are smooth, captivating, and leave a lasting impression. 

 

This workshop also provides a knee-free section: what to do on the floor that doesn’t involve being on your knees. Discover creative movements and choreography that emphasizes fluidity without compromising your comfort. Common side effects include stronger muscles, increased sass, and big smiles.

 

This workshop is open to all levels of experience, including absolute beginners.

 

TEACHER: Cello Bordello

TIMETABLE: 7:30 – 9pm, 29th February 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Water, heels with a strap. Leg warmers/knee pads/leggings are highly recommended

 

 

COST

~ THURSDAY 29th February~

6 – 7:30pm The Organised Showgirl with Cello Bordello (1.5hrs) - $50

7:30 – 9:00pm Floorwork Techniques – The Up, The Down, and The Knee-Free with Cello Bordello (1.5hrs) - $50

Use code LEAPDAY on checkout to receive a 10% discount when you purchase both Leap Day Workshops with Cello Bordello in the same transaction.

TO ENROL

Choose the Leap Day Workshops with Cello Bordello item in our online store to book.

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

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Workshops with Demon Derriere:

Bootylates & Bootylesque!

 

Werk, twerk, and celebrate your body with Demon Derriere's unique approach to self-love and empowerment!

 

~ SUNDAY 17th March~

11am – 12 noon: Bootylates with Demon Derriere

12 noon – 1pm: Bootylesque with Demon Derriere

 

 

STRICTLY LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE

BOOTYLATES

 

Bootylates offers Booty infused Pilates session with a focus on sculpting and toning the dat bubble butt! Tailored for beginners, the class promotes body awareness, core activation, and overall muscle development. Babes can anticipate safeguarding their back while working towards a well-defined and lifted posterior, ultimately aiming for the coveted body-ody-ody!

 

Demon Derriere's teaching technique revolves around fostering self-love, body liberation, and awareness. Throughout the class, she adeptly guides participants through various moves and techniques ensuring a comprehensive learning experience. Her approach goes beyond the physical aspects of the workout, aiming to create a safe and inclusive space for individuals from all walks of life. By emphasising self-love, Demon Derriere encourages booty babes to appreciate and celebrate their bodies.

 

Recommended for Beginner to Intermediate level students.

 

TEACHER: Demon Derriere

TIMETABLE: 11am – 12noon, Sunday 17th March 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Be sure to bring a yoga mat, towel, water and a booty-full attitude! And remember to leave your pants at home!

 

 

BOOTYLESQUE

 

Bootylesque is a unique fusion of twerk and neo-burlesque, providing an empowering dance experience. Suitable for those at the beginner to intermediate levels, participants are encouraged to wear knee pads and sneakers for optimal comfort. Beyond the lively and expressive dance form, participants will delve into the rich history and origins of twerking. Lets get ready to “Boom Boom Shake Shake the room!”

 

 

Demon Derriere's teaching technique revolves around fostering self-love, body liberation, and awareness. Throughout the class, she adeptly guides participants through various moves, techniques, and choreography, ensuring a comprehensive learning experience. Her approach goes beyond the physical aspects of the workout, aiming to create a safe and inclusive space for individuals from all walks of life. By emphasising self-love, Demon Derriere encourages participants to appreciate and celebrate their bodies while embracing the transformative power of movement. This teaching philosophy not only enhances the effectiveness of the workout but also contributes to a positive and supportive atmosphere where everyone can feel comfortable and empowered.

 

This workshop is open to all levels of experience and fitness

 

TEACHER: Demon Derriere

TIMETABLE: 12noon – 1pm, Sunday 17th March 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Be sure to bring knee pads, towel, water, sneakers or dancing shoes and a booty-full attitude! And remember to leave your pants at home!

 

 

COST

~ SUNDAY 17th March~

11am – 12 noon: Bootylates with Demon Derriere (1hr) - $50

12 noon – 1pm: Bootylesque with Demon Derriere (1hr) - $50

Use code DEMON on checkout to receive a 10% discount when you purchase both workshops with Demon Derriere in the same transaction.

TO ENROL

Choose the Workshops with Demon Derriere item in our online store to book.

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

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Choreography for Burlesque with Zelia Rose!

 

Seize this rare opportunity to learn, create, and embrace your inner superstar alongside the one and only Zelia Rose!

 

~ SATURDAY 23rd March~

3:30pm – 5:30pm: Choreography for Burlesque with Zelia Rose

 

 

STRICTLY LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE

Choreography for Burlesque with Zelia Rose

 

Zelia Rose is a world-renowned heavy weight performance artist, working alongside luminaries such as Dita Von Teese and as an original cast member of the cultural phenomenon of Hamilton, Australia.

 

With a foundation rooted in dance and movement she leverages her influences, experiences and inspirations through the body. 

 

In this workshop, she shares her ways of communication through movement, explore solo development and style, & finding your essence through performance.

 

You will be guided through choreography creation and the ethos behind what makes great and captivating performances, setting the stage for a new era of you!

 

This workshop is open to all levels of experience and fitness

 

TEACHER: Zelia Rose

TIMETABLE: 3:30pm – 5:30pm, Saturday 23rd March

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Dancing shoes, clothes you can move in, notepad & pen, water bottle

 

~ SATURDAY 23rd March~

3:30pm – 5:30pm: Choreography for Burlesque with Zelia Rose (2hrs) - $100

TO ENROL

Choose the Choreography for Burlesque with Zelia Rose item in our online store to book.

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

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Pinup Workshops with Bettie Butcher –

Strike A Pose & The Essential Pinup Guide

 

Brisbane’s Premier Pinup Bettie Butcher shares her secrets, tricks and tips in two very special workshops!

 

Bettie Butcher is an internationally published, nationally awarded alternative and pinup model.  Gracing covers and countless publication pages, she’s also behind some of Brisbane’s most loved Pinup Pageants!

 

Join Bettie Butcher for two fun filled workshops of pinup styling where she will share tips from 16 years of experience with photoshoots and vintage styling.

 

~ SUNDAY 7th April~

11am – 12:30pm: Strike A Pose - The Art of Posing For Photoshoots & Stage

12:30 – 2pm: The Essential Pinup Guide

STRICTLY LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE

STRIKE A POSE: The Art of Posing For Photoshoots & Stage

 

If you're someone who finds themselves in front of a camera often, whether it be for photoshoots or on-stage performances, then learning how to pose effectively is a must. That's where our “Posing 101“ class comes in!

 

In this workshop, we'll teach you how to strike poses that flatter your body type, showcase your personality, and bring out your best features to master the art of walking and posing on stage.

 

From understanding body language to working with props, exuding confidence and creating dynamic movement, you'll gain the skills to make every photo or performance a roaring success.

 

With personalized feedback and plenty of hands-on practice, you'll leave this class feeling confident and ready to shine in front of any lens or audience.

 

This workshop is open to all levels of experience and fitness

 

TEACHER: Bettie Butcher

TIMETABLE: 11am –12:30pm, Sunday 7th April 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Heels, Inspiration photos of poses you like, Props you’d like to use (Fan, parasol, boa, gloves, etc), Notepad and pen/ipad , Phone or camera , Water bottle

 

 

THE ESSENTIAL PINUP GUIDE

 

If you've always dreamed of taking the stage in pinup, our class is here to help you turn that dream into a reality!

 

In this course, we'll teach you everything you need to be pinup ready, from picking your pinup name, creating a social media presence that leaves an impact, writing a bio that’s unique and stands out, through to working with photographers and getting published. How to dress for different eras, the importance of undergarments, accessories and where to bag a vintage bargain.

 

Pinup is for everyone and has a strong focus on body positivity and self-confidence, so we'll help you bring your unique personality and style to the forefront, so you can dazzle the judges and stand out from the competition. Whether you're a seasoned pageant pro or a first-time contestant, our class is designed to help you shine and feel your best on stage!

 

This workshop is open to all levels of experience and fitness

 

TEACHER: Bettie Butcher

TIMETABLE: 12:30 - 2pm, Sunday 7th April 2024

VENUE: The Bombshell Burlesque Academy, 12 Jamieson St, Bowen Hills

BRING: Notepad and pen or ipad, Water bottle, cushion to sit on if desired

 

COST

~ SUNDAY 7th April~

11am – 12:30pm: Strike A Pose -The Art of Posing For Photoshoots & Stage (1.5hrs) - $50

12:30 – 2pm: The Essential Pinup Guide (1.5hrs) - $50

Use code PINUP on checkout to receive a 10% discount when you purchase both workshops with Bettie Butcher in the same transaction.

TO ENROL

Choose the Pinup Workshops with Bettie Butcher item in our online store to book.

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

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