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Burlesque Performer Training

1:30 - 3:30 PM, 6:00 - 8:00 PM and 8:30 - 10:30 PM

Defiance Studios, 1555 E New Circle Rd #182, Lexington, KY 40509
Are you interested in becoming a burlesque performer? Do you have a strong affinity for theatricality and glamour and all things Oh-La-La!? Well, you've come to the right place!

Learn the basics of burlesque performance from award-winning professionals in sixteen 2 hour classes that provide all the skills you will need to create a marketable stage identity, successful acts and glamorous costumes, all while gaining confidence and poise, expressing sensuality and creativity, and having fun! This course is also VERY beneficial for pole dancers/athletes, exotic dancers, and aerialists as it will help to expand your floor work skills while helping to give your performances a theatrical edge that audiences, booking agents and producers crave!

The first hour of class is comprised of lectures and demonstrations while the second hour of class is in the format of a traditional dance class, referred to as “theory” and “movement.”

Theory Topics:
-Burlesque History
-Creating a Stage Identity
-Creating an Act Concept
-Music & Musicality
-Developing Character
-Choreography & Choreography of Events
-Professional Networking
-Burlesque Politics & Social Theory
-Costuming Basics
-Connecting with the Audience
-Makeup for Stage & Photography
-Hairstyling for Stage & Photography
-And MORE!

Movement Topics:
-Body Flow
-Powerful Entrances & Exits
-Bumps
-Grinds
-Shimmies
-Dancing in High Heels
-Walks & Struts
-Turns
-Level Changes
-Kicks
-Extensions
-Glove & Stocking Peels
-Dancing with Boas
-Fan Dancing
-Chair Dancing
-Muscle Isolation
-Dancing with Props
-Tassel Twirling
-Creating Exciting Reveals
-And MORE!

Required materials:
-The Burlesque Handbook by Jo Weldon (hardcopy or digital acceptable)
-A pen and notebook for notes.
-Ballet slippers, jazz, or contemporary dance shoes of your choice.
-Please dress in form-fitting stretchy clothing that will be appropriate for moving around!

Choose from three time slots:
Tuesdays 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Tuesdays 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesdays 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM

$480 for sixteen classes, $250 for eight classes, $130 for four classes, or $35 drop-in. Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify.
Siobhan Durham, 859-264-1117, kentuckyburlesque@gmail.com

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Landscape/Mindscape: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Tues.-Sun.: noon -5 and Fri noon-8

UK Art Museum, 405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY
exhibition of contemporary art
dorothy freeman: 859.257.5717

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VBS--Camp S.T.O.R.M.

6:00pm

Williamson Wv
Craft, games, snacks and lessons about Jesus! We will run a bus locally!
Becka Smith -- sassymolassey@hotmail.com -- Facebook Becka Nelson Smith
Amanda Hackney -- cabhackney@yahoo.com --Facebook Amanda Huddle Hackney

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Walk to End Lupus Now Launch Party

6:30pm

Lexington
Join us to kick off the Lexington Walk to End Lupus Now Launch Party at the VA Medical Center on Nicholasville Rd.

1101 Veteran's Dr.
Lexington, KY 40502

At the Launch Party, you will be able to:
Mingle with fellow participants
Ask any questions you may have about the event
Enjoy a complimentary meal with a great group of lupus supporters!
You must RSVP to the Launch Party. You may RSVP to the email listed below.
lexingtonwalk@lupusmidsouth.org

Don't forget to save the date for Saturday, August 16th for walk day at 8am at Keeneland Race Course!
http://www.lupus.org/midsouth/events/entry/2014-lexington-walk

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Walk to End Lupus Now Launch Party

6:30

Lexington
Join us to kick off the Lexington Walk to End Lupus Now Launch Party!
At the Launch Party, you will be able to:
Mingle with fellow participants
Ask any questions you may have about the event
Enjoy a complimentary meal with a great group of lupus supporters!
You must RSVP to the Launch Party. You may RSVP to the email listed below.
lexingtonwalk@lupusmidsouth.org

Don't forget to save the date for Saturday, August 16th for walk day at 8am at Keeneland Race Course!
http://www.lupus.org/midsouth/events/entry/2014-lexington-walk

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Foster/Adoptive Parent Training Informational Meeting

6:00p-8:00p

Perry County Protection and Permancy Office. Located in Hazard's Black Gold Shopping Center
Kentucky has a great need for trained foster/adoptive parents and this is an opportunity to learn about the free training available. This is a time for questions and answers concerning becoming a foster or adoptive parent in Kentucky. The classes and materials are free.
Eddie Carmack at (606)672-2313 or Mike Hurt at (606)633-0191

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Belfry Freewill Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

6pm - 8:45pm

Belfry Freewill Baptist Church , Huddy, Kentuck
Junge Safari______ Where kids explore the nature of God. Classes for nursery through high school. Registration party on June 13, 2014 at 6:00 pm. VBS Classes start June 15-June 20, 2014 from 6:00 pm ti 8;45 pm
Anna Trout

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Vacation Bible School

6:00 pm-8:45 pm

Belfry Freewill Baptist Church , Huddy, Kentucky
JUNGLE SAFARI-- Where Kids explore the nature of God. Classes from nursery through high school. Registration 6/13/2014 @ 6:00. VBS starts June 15-June 20 6:00 pm-8:45 pm.
Anna Trout

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2014 Eagle Baseball Camp

9am

Paintsville KY-Johnson Central Baseball Field
boys ages 6-12 baseball camp
Shawn or Angie Hall
606-471-9218

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