Next Burlesque Body Sculpt â„¢ Student Showcase

The Burlesque Body Sculpt â„¢ student dancers will be performing at the Velvet Kittens of Le Cabaret Burlesque’s annual holiday show and toy-drive:  Candyland:  A Night of Sweets! Candyland:  A Night of Sweets features a variety cast of dancers, singers, comedians, and actors. When:  Saturday, December 11th Time: 10:30 PM Where:  The Stone Cottage Theatre (The Stone Cottage Theatre is a part of the Addison Conference and Theatre Center.  The address is 15650 Addison Road, Addison, TX 75001) Admission:  One unwrapped toy Candyland:  A Night of Sweets! is sponsored by MBS Productions, OMG Hairstyles, and Bombshell Boutique & Studio.  All toys donated go to the ... Continue Reading »

Benefits of Dance

As adults when we engage in dance classes it's not for the purpose of beginning a professional career, but as a way to better enhance ourselves, our physicality, and enjoyment in life. Here's a compiled list of only some of the benefits of dance.
  1. Confidence. Dance is challenging for anyone. As you continue on in your dance education, you'll begin to grasp elements that were once difficult. You also see the progress of your work visually. By taking a risk, working at something, and watching the progression as you obtain your goal is a very satisfying and uplifting experience for anyone.
  2. Learn
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What is Burlesque?

Burlesque is a form of variety entertainment, which throughout its unique history housed a diverse array of entertainers.  Burlesque is most notably famous for the phrase “the art of tease” but it has a greater often-unrecognized history of parody or satirical entertainment.  Beginning in the 1840’s and continuing thru the 1960’s, Burlesque hosted a variety of performers on its stage, from chorus girls, comedians, actors, singers, dancers, musicians, specialty acts, and even strip tease. Today’s performers and producers revive different aspects of Burlesque.  Dita Von Teese presents the bump and grind entertainer, a “Gypsy Rose Lee” type of performance, while the ... Continue Reading »