If you have watched 'Moulin rouge', 'Chicago' and like the movie ‘Burlesque’ with Cher and Christina Aguilera, then our dance classes are just the thing for you!
At Sweet Burlesque you learn how to dance Burlesque, dance in heels and how to dance on a chair. Our Burlesque classes begins with a warm up of Chairwork with some hot music. Chairwork is a training concept of which we use chairs in our best burly manner. This way our students quickly get comfortable dancing and moving around on the chairs.
Through the whole season you will learn the most basic and crucial Burlesque moves as well as how to dance with and use different props such as gloves, cane, hat, etc. At class we will teach you different choreographies over a period of four weeks, so that you really learn the choreography. The goal is for you to have fun and to prepare you for our big main show in April!
We promise you that you will gain lots of self confidence and be able to express yourself through dance in a safe and fun environment, where there is room for everyone. At the same time, you will improve your body awareness, enjoy your body, achieve a better posture and feel sexy. We mostly dance in bare feet except in our Heels and Streetsjazz classes, where we are dancing in heels and training shoes. We keep our clothes on, so come in whatever clothes you feel most comfortable in.
+ BURLESQUE BEGINNER
Burlesque Beginners is for you who have no or little experience with Burlesque. No dancing experience is required - but we encourage you to bring a smile and a eagerness to learn!
During the season you will be taught the art of Burlesque, as well as learning more about yourself and your body after this amazing dance class. Most of our students leaves every class with a smile on their face and a fantastic feeling in their bodies and we hope you will do to.
+ BURLESQUE INTERMEDIATE
Burlesque Intermediate is for you who have danced on Sweet Burlesque beginner classes for at least one or two seasons and now are ready for a new challenge! We expect you to know the most common basic steps of Burlesque. before entering this class.
You can also join this class if you have some dancing experience from other dance genres and can follow choreography easily.
In this class we will study the basic technique and the facial expressions - this is all about helping and inspire each other! Focus will be to make your moves, steps, balance and timing better when dancing burlesque- in that way you develop your dancing with style.
+ BURLESQUE ADVANCED
This class is for you who are ready and eager to challenge yourself with more advanced Burlesque dancing . We will focus on charisma, musicality, stage presence and performance.
This class is for advanced dancers who have been dancing for at least 3-4 years and feel confident about their body and knows the basic steps of Burlesque. The class is for those who seek challenges and want to do Burlesque more than on a hobby level, as this team also will get the opportunity to perform at shows and events. No basic steps will be taught at this level unless they are new and unknown steps.
This classic 1920s Burlesque Showgirl class focuses on improving posture, flexibility, performance skills, splits and Charleston whilst learning a routine that will truly ‘WOW’ the audience! You will learn how to move and act as a true showgirl and handle props in the best 1920’s style. This class gives you a boost of confidence and can tribute to make you stand a little taller in everyday life!
+ BURLESQUE HEELS
Do you love wearing heels but want to get better at walking, moving and dancing in them? Don’t worry - we got you. Heels is Burlesque in heels, where the focus is on the feminine vibe and sensual movements. This class will be challenging, fun, sexy and allow you to increase your wardrobe with even more heels than before! Heels is the best way to work with your facial expression, fierceness and get in touch with your inner diva on the dance floor. You decide the inches of your stilettos and you can always challenge yourself with a higher heel.
TUESDAY 19:00-20:00 INTERMEDIATE
WEDNESDAY 16:00-17:00 BEGINNER
+ SWEET BURLY GROOVE
Every Friday we invite you to an hour of fun dancing! This class is especially for you who may not have the opportunity to join our regular classes or for you who just can't get enough of Sweet Burlesque and would love to kick-off the weekend with more dance and sensual moves. Burly Groove will be different from week to week and does not require a permanent registration to join. You can instead use our vouchers. We will have different themes throughout the season and every week we will announce which trainer you can look forward to spending your Friday with. We promise that you will never be bored at these Friday classes!
Sweet Burly Groove is meant to give you an extra break in your everyday routine where you can come and have fun, enjoy dancing and start the weekend full of energy and good vibes!
FRIDAY 16:00-18:00 (OBS: the class is 60min and will be either 16:00-17:00 or 17:00-18:00)
+ BURLESQUE 40+
Have you passed the famous 40 and are looking for an alternative to fitness, pole dance or zumba? Or do you simply just love dancing? Then this class is exactly what you need! Our 40+ classes have been a huge success for three seasons and at Sweet Burlesque we believe that all women should feel sexy and comfortable with their own body - no matter age!
We promise you'll leave the class sweaty and smiling. Everyone can join this class - dance experience or not. Only requirements: you have turned 40.
NOTE / INTERMEDIATE: this class requires at least two years of dance experience with Sweet Burlesque or a solid dancing background. It is expected that you know the basic steps of Burlesque.
TUESDAY 17:00-18:00 40+ BEGINNER
THURSDAY 17:00-18:00 40+ INTERMEDIATE
ChairDance/FloorWork is a new concept that teach you how to dance sexy on the chair and floor. At this class you will only learn choreographies on the chair or on the floor. This class might include dancing in heels, use props, etc. just like our other classes.
The class oozes of sensuality. It’s definitely a good way to spice up your everyday life with delicious moves, feminine vibes and sensual movements and a good amount of "feel-good". ChairDance/FloorWork is dance lessons with focus on movements and choreographies and is not the same as ChairWork which is more a though workout.
lexibility is for you who want to become stronger and more flexible in a safe and efficient way. The class is designed to make your body more flexible in your everyday life but also as a tool for dancers, who want to improve this skill. The class will therefore not only include stretching, but also strength exercises to help you actively use your flexibility through dancing. This class is for everyone. People's different levels will be taken into account and the exercises will be adjusted to your specific starting point so that you get the most out of the classes.
We put great emphasis on proper technique, safe stretching exercises and flexibility specific to the adult body.
Join us for a hardcore workout where you will be challenged while having fun on chairs! At ChairWork we will built up strength through exercises that definitely will make you sweat. Focus will be on technique and execution while gaining a strong, happy body. Our skilled dance teacher will guide you through to a more acrobatic and strong body through exercises that will benefit both body and mind.
Throughout the season you will learn new tricks on the chairs that will be combined in a final choreography.
WEDNESDAY 19:00-20:00 BEGINNER
THURSDAG 18:00-19:00 INTERMEDIATE
Streetjazz is for you who loves to dance and simply can’t stand still when the music is playing! Streetjazz is a genre with features elements from hip hop, house, LA STYLE mixed with traditional jazz. Warm up will be a mix of technique, grooves, etc. as well as floor exercises, afterwards a choreography will be taught. We promise you lots of groove, great music and cool choreographies!
TUESDAY 20-21:20 ADVANCED
THURSDAY 20:00-21:00 BEGINNER
Booolesque: 25-26th of Oktober 2019
Christmas show: 5th of December 2019
Sweet Burlesque dance show: 25th of April 2020
Closed for practice:
Autum break: 14.10.19-20.10.19
Christmas Holiday: 16.12.19-06.01.20
Winter Holiday: 10.03.20-16.03.20
April 9th 2020: Skærtorsdag
April 10th 2020: Langfredag
April 13th 2020: 2. påskedag