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Spring Semester Intensive Enrollment NOW OPEN!

  The Austin Academy of Burlesque is thrilled to present their 2020 Spring Burlesque Intensive. This 6-week semester culminates in an optional showcase at the Vortex Theater on June 30th. Classes meet on Sundays: May 24th, 31st,  June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th ENROLL HERE or on Mindbody by clicking the BURLESQUE INTENSIVES tab in the menu above. Dress rehearsal for the showcase will be July 1st at the Vortex Theater.  Class passes are available for introductory, intermediate, advanced, Manlesque (male/masc burlesque students semester) and continuing education semesters. Noon-3:30 Beginner courses and workshop 3:40-5:50pm Intermediate/advanced courses 5:50-6:50pm Intermediate/advanced workshop and Semester … Continue ReadingSpring Semester Intensive Enrollment NOW OPEN!

Newsletter & Special Events

Don’t miss out on special guests, promotions, and special events in our newsletter. Just click on the Newsletter & Special events tab in the menu to join in on the excitement! We kick off December with our Winter Semester, a special longer semester to accommodate for all of the holiday fun. Sunday Classes begin at noon on Dec. 1st, our Wednesday semester classes begin at 6:40 on Dec. 4th! Enroll here in the Semester Intensive tab through Mindbody or here! Bit.ly/aabclasses or the pink Sign Up Today button above.

Welcome to the Austin Academy of Burlesque and Live Performance

We’ve been Austin’s home for burlesque education since 2008, training aficionados and professionals, alike! We teach movement, act development and history in a diverse, positive, and welcoming environment.  We offer fitness and dance classes for all levels with an emphasis in burlesque performance. We offer burlesque intensives 4 times a year! We’ve been hosting bachelorette parties since 2008 and we just love them! We tailor each 1 1/2 hour party to your specifications!