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Burlesque Dance Company

Burlesque Dance Company

The Burlesque Dance Company is one of City Academy’s premier resident dance companies. With weekly rehearsals, an annual performance plus multiple opportunities throughout the year to develop and present your alter ego, this is a welcoming and fun group who are passionate about Burlesque and performance. 

Through intensive weekly training, Company membership provides an invaluable opportunity to build confidence, gain a sense of camaraderie with fellow company members and develop movement skills and sense of self.

COMPANY DIRECTOR

The company is led by Georgina Bishop, a professional dancer and showgirl who has performed all over the world including The Paris Follies and Burlesque at Le Cabaret in Monte Carlo.

WHO CAN JOIN?

The Burlesque Company is perfect for those who have completed a Burlesque course at City Academy, who have experience in Burlesque performance and are looking to develop their individual on-stage persona’s in a social and supportive environment. To be accepted into the Burlesque Company it is necessary to attend an introductory class.

REHEARSALS

Our Burlesque Company rehearse on Tuesday evenings at Colombo Centre from 7:00pm - 9:00pm.

In weekly rehearsals, you will:

  • Create and develop your Burlesque persona
  • Learn group and individual choreography
  • Work with props, costumes and heels
  • Perfect your  jazz dance, movement and isolation techniques
  • Focus on the ‘Art of Tease’
COMPANY MEMBERSHIP

Monthly membership fee is £80 per month. The membership fee is charged for 12 months of the year. There is a minimum membership period of 3 months. This will cover you for all rehearsals and shows for the duration of your membership. (Note: Additional cost for costumes will be decided amongst the Company each year and will be kept at a minimum.)

If you wish to cancel your membership please email info@city-academy.com with 14 days' notice to your next payment date.

BENEFITS

As a Company member you will receive the following for the duration of your membership:

  • Discount on all courses (20%)*
  • Free tasters (1/month)
  • City Academy Company T-Shirt

Company members are welcoming, passionate and sociable. We are always looking for new members - so if you have a love of performing and are looking to develop your burlesque technique, book an introductory class to join the company for a fun evening rehearsal.

*Please note, membership to Resident Companies & the Dance Foundation Course are excluded from this offer.

Hear from our students

Burlesque Dance Company duo Becca and Jenny, talk to us about their love of Burlesque and being part of the Company.

Register your interest

We will be publishing new class dates soon - please register your interest and we will be in touch with more information.

First Name*
Last Name*
Email Address*
Phone Number*

PAYMENT OPTIONS

Membership Subscription Details 

Membership will cover you for all classes, rehearsals and all shows from your joining date. The Company rehearses throughout the year, with a two week holiday in the Summer and another break over Christmas. To make membership fees more manageable, these breaks are accounted for within your monthly instalments across the year. 

We offer two payment options for the Dance Company:

Monthly Membership - £80 per month:
1.  There is a minimum membership of three months.
2.  Your monthly subscription payment will be automatically debited from your credit/debit card on the same date as your original booking each month.
3.  If you wish to cancel your membership after three months, please send a written confirmation of your cancellation to info@city-academy.com, a minimum of 14 days before your next payment date.

Annual membership - £864 for 12 months: This option saves you 10% and is non refundable.

Online & Phone Bookings

Online – To book your selected class/course online, just click Book Now next to your chosen class/course.
Phone – We would be happy to take your booking over the phone, just call us on 020 7042 8833.

Register your interest

We will be publishing new class dates soon - please register your interest and we will be in touch with more information.

First Name*
Last Name*
Email Address*
Phone Number*

PAYMENT OPTIONS

Membership Subscription Details 

Membership will cover you for all classes, rehearsals and all shows from your joining date. The Company rehearses throughout the year, with a two week holiday in the Summer and another break over Christmas. To make membership fees more manageable, these breaks are accounted for within your monthly instalments across the year. 

We offer two payment options for the Dance Company:

Monthly Membership - £80 per month:
1.  There is a minimum membership of three months.
2.  Your monthly subscription payment will be automatically debited from your credit/debit card on the same date as your original booking each month.
3.  If you wish to cancel your membership after three months, please send a written confirmation of your cancellation to info@city-academy.com, a minimum of 14 days before your next payment date.

Annual membership - £864 for 12 months: This option saves you 10% and is non refundable.

Online & Phone Bookings

Online – To book your selected class/course online, just click Book Now next to your chosen class/course.
Phone – We would be happy to take your booking over the phone, just call us on 020 7042 8833.

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All City Academy tutors are experienced professionals from theatre, film/TV and performance industries. So whilst they're training you they may also be rehearsing for a West End show or working on a movie. We like that and we do believe it makes a difference in class.

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