BurlyCamp is an exciting new event produced by and for the London burlesque community. Taking place at the gorgeous surroundings of Hoxton Hall on the 19th-20th May 2012, BurlyCamp will provide an opportunity to discover or develop your Burlesque persona with two days of skills workshops, performances, vintage crafts and classes.
Whether you're new to burlesque performing or are hoping to take your career to the next level, BurlyCamp will have workshops to educate and inspire you.
Even if you can't quite imagine yourself on the stage, you can simply come along for fun, or perhaps to learn some craft skills to help out your new burly friends. BurlyCamp is open to women and men of any age, so come and join us for a weekend to remember!
Here are just some of the amazing workshops included:
Beginners Ballet - Giving you the run-down on some basic ballet moves to add into your burlesque act.
Burlesque Life Drawing - Sue Dray helps you release your creative side with this arty workshop
The Burlesque Name Generation Game - helping you to market and develop your burly identity, expert Jo Breeze gives you her tips and tricks of the trade.
Fire 101 - TeTe Bang guides you through the basics of fire performance, including vital safety aspects through to fire eating!
Tips and Tricks for Creative Costumes - Miss Lolly Pops teaches you how to create stunning costumes for movement and photographs.
Pose Your Way to Pin Up Perfection - Understanding how to pose is an integral part of your burlesque career, from live shots to promo images. Photographer and Burlesque star Tigz Rice shows you how it's done.
If that wasn't enough, attendees will be in with the chance of winning a Playful Promises Love corset!