Burlesque with Miss Violet DeVille
With a rich history dating back to the 1800s, burlesque performers having been entertaining and enticing crowds with bawdy, alluring, and even comedic all while exciting and arousing them through the art of the tease. In this workshop for all bodies and genders we'll explore some of the history of the risque art and some of the forms it's taken over the years and why some reasons people do burlesque. We'll do some tease and movement, we'll examine costuming for deconstruction, using props for reveals, and more. By the end of the 3 hours you will have a basic introduction to burlesque and you'll go home with resources to go further.
About the Presenter
Miss Violet DeVille is a transgender woman and a class act from a history that never was. The Timeless Trollop is a steampunk with a love of mixing performance with nudity! Based in the Seattle area, she produces regular shows and travels outside her lair to perform in exotic locales. Like Boise and Piscataway. When not producing and performing in burlesque and cabaret shows, she mentors other performers and helps them develop their craft even further. She dabbles in absinthe cocktails, creates daguerreotypes and other photographies, and spends far too much time in her workshop making mad science sexy again!
Bellingham Sex Positive Center (View)
2201 Valencia St
Bellingham, WA 98229
|Minimum Age: 18|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|