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Summer Sizzle! F.A.T Burlesque (S1)

  • 125 US dollars
  • Metropolitan Avenue Southeast

Class Description

Explore burlesque with our F.A.T. (Fabulous And Talented) instructors! Instructors: Minnie Mercury & Platinum Pussycat Schedule: Mondays, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dates: July 8 - July 29 Dress Rehearsal: September 7 Student Recital: September 28 Price: $125 Are you curvy, busty, and voluptuous in all the right places? If so, come join us for F.A.T Burlesque! Minnie Mercury and Platinum Pussycat will teach you how to shimmy and shake what your momma gave you while teaching you how to dance and move as a larger-bodied performer. You will be surrounded by other bodacious beauties while you learn a sexy, fun choreographed burlesque number. F.A.T Burlesque is specifically created as a safe space for plus-sized dancers to learn, move, and share resources with other plus-size dancers. All levels are welcome, so whether you have been dancing since you could walk or have never done a grapevine a day in your life, you will fit right in! Please be mindful of your attendance at all classes. Your attendance is essential for the group dance choreography. Each class will be taught on the same day every week for a total of four (4) weeks. Learning Outcomes: • Learn one (1) choreographed group routine to encompass both singing and dancing • Receive a skill assessment. Those who meet performance criteria may be eligible to perform in a Candybox Revue burlesque stage show or future student showcase with an instructor. What to bring: • Dance/character shoes or strapped-toe shoes with a 2–3-inch heel. • Other acceptable footwear includes jazz flats, salsa shoes, or barefoot. • Water About Us: Drenched in 110 years of charm, Metropolitan Studios Arts & Movement Community is an affordable creative space in the heart of Atlanta’s East Atlanta Village. We are an event venue, community gathering space, and Atlanta, Georgia’s Burlesque & Cabaret House, home to the Atlanta School of Burlesque and the award-winning Candybox Revue burlesque entertainment troupe. We’re proud to be queer women-owned and are grateful that you choose to make magic with us! From burlesque classes and movement classes, live burlesque shows in Georgia and private events like weddings and shows, to creativity and community, #magicshithappenshere!

Upcoming Classes

Cancellation Policy

You must notify Metropolitan Studios at least 3 hours before class starts, or class will be deducted from your account and considered “used” even though you were not present.

Contact Details

  • Metropolitan Studios, Inc., Metropolitan Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA, USA


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