Not knowing your song or motivation in burlesque can be intimidating to attempt the first time, but improv burlesque is a highly fun and rewarding form of performance. Students will learn tricks to master improv burlesque by focusing on persona, attitude, theme manipulation, musicality, flow, and increasing movement vocabulary.
Movement clothes needed, as well as 1-2 removable costume pieces you feel comfortable working with.
Feb. 11, 2017, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Thomas Paine A&B
About the Teacher - Kevlar B. Lightning
The Curvy Cutie with a Bulletproof Booty
Chicago based burlesque and variety performer, this lightly alternative lady is a theme queen known to stop audiences in their tracks with her bulletproof booty. She creates heavily themed burlesque acts with variety elements through work as Production Manager of Dramageddon Arts in Chicago. Whether it is scary, nerdy, sassy or on fire, her style mashup will be sure to shock you. When you hear thunder it can only be, Kevlar Bitch, LIGHTNING
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