Bump and grind' is a term synonymous with burlesque. Learn this elements of this classic move from the Burlesque Hall of Fame's reigning 'King of Burlesque', Matt Finish (Tucson, AZ). Students will explore a range of techniques, develop performance quality, and receive constructive critique from this award-winning performer. The class starts with a guided a warm-up and then teaches 'classic' style bump and grind combinations. Please wear comfortable clothes, bring sneakers for warm-up and heels or character shoes for dancing.
Feb. 6, 2016, 10:30 a.m. -
About the Teacher - Matt Finish
Matt Finish 'The Golden Boy of Burlesque' (Tucson, AZ) is one of the co-producers of The Arizona Burlesque Festival and Don't Blink Burlesque. He is also the Burlesque Hall of Fame's reigning Mr. Exotic World 'King of Burlesque'.
Matt has 27 years of dance training including a B.A. from UC Irvine and his M.F.A. from The University of Arizona. He also performed with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (NYC), where he toured internationally.
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