The Austin Academy of Burlesque is thrilled to present their 2018 Fall burlesque intensive. This 6 week semester culminates in an optional showcase. Sunday classes begin August 26th through October 7th (skipping the first weekend in September for Labor Day). Our showcase at the Vortex Theater will be on Monday, October 8th!

Class passes are available for introductory, intermediate, advanced, Manlesque (male/male identified burlesque students semester) and continuing education semesters.

Noon-2:20 Introductory courses

2:30-3:30pm Introductory workshop

3:40-5:40pm Intermediate/advanced courses

5:50-6:50pm Intermediate/advanced workshop OR Ensemble Rehearsal

7-8pm Continuing Education courses/Manlesque courses

8-9pm Continuing Education courses/Manlesque courses

9-10pm Manlesque Workshop

We’re very sorry but refunds are not available.

Enrollment is also available on our Mindbody app.

Enroll Today!


FALL INTENSIVE 2018 SCHEDULE (coming soon!)


2018 SEMESTER II SCHEDULE (previous semester)

May 20
12:00pm Intro to Burlesque with Coco
1:10pm Creativity Cultivation with Roxie
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Intermediate Movement with Coco
4:40pm Origins of the Bump and Grind with Coco
5:50pm Workshop/Ensemble with Blaise Ricin
7:00pm Advanced Movement with Coco
8:00pm Act Creation with Midge
9:00pm Workshop with Coco

May 27th

June 3
12:00pm Bumps, Grinds, and Shimmies with Coco
1:10pm Making an Act with Ruby Lamb
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Entrances and Exits with Ruby Lamb
4:40pm Fan Dance with Jolie
5:50pm Workshop/Ensemble with Blaise
7:00pm Singin and Strippin with Jolie OR Jazzlesque with Coco
8:00pm Cheeky Chair with Coco
9:00pm Workshop

June 10
12:00pm Motivation and Intention in Burlesque Storytelling with Queertini Time
1:10pm Bootylesque with Zaftigg
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Performance Engagement with Zaftigg
4:40pm Floorwork with Anastasia
5:50pm Workshop OR Ensemble with Blaise
7:00pm Big Bad Boa and Fabrics with Coco
8:00pm Hip Hop Seduction by Jinxy
9:00pm Workshop

June 16 (SATURDAY)
12:00pm Stockings and Gloves with Coco
1:10pm Beginner Boa and Fabrics
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Kicks and Spins with Alex
4:40pm Musicality with Coco
5:50pm Workshop or Ensemble with Blaise
7:00pm Hip Hop Chair Tease with Jinxy
8:00pm Archetype Intensive and Storyline with Coco
9:00pm Workshop

June 24
12:00pm What’s in Coco’s Closet with Coco
1:10pm Pastie Making and Twirling with Godiva Morte
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Bombshell Ballet with Blaise
4:40pm Stripperlesque with Coco
5:50pm Workshop
7:00pm Improv with Midge
8:00pm Floorwork and Transitions with Coco OR Clown, Please! With Bobby
9:00pm Workshop

July 1
12:00pm Cleaning up your Act with Alex
1:10pm Getting Ready for the Big Show! With Coco
2:20pm Workshop
3:30pm Props and Play with Coco
4:40pm Last minute fix:costumes with Coco
5:50pm Workshop OR Ensemble with Blaise
7:00pm Polish your act with Coco
9:00pm BURLESQUE ROULETTE (All levels welcome!)