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Halloween Showcase Performance Opportunities

 

The Halloween party and showcase is a Brass Butterflies tradition and is usually our biggest celebration and show of the year. This will be the seventh Halloween season and for lucky number 7, we’re going to be putting on not one, but TWO amazing shows. On Friday, October 25th, we will be once again teaming up with Sassy Ray Burlesque, putting on a 19+ Late Night Double Feature Show of Pole Dancing and Burlesque at Maxwell’s Waterloo. Then on Saturday, October 26th, we will host an all ages party and show featuring kids, youth and adult aerial and circus performances at our studio.

Date and Times:

Friday, October 25, 2019 - evening double feature pole and burlesque cabaret show at Maxwell’s, Waterloo (19+ licensed)

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - all ages aerial and circus show at Brass Butterflies Studio, Waterloo

Exact timing TBA.

 

Performing in the Showcase

NOTE: “DIY” Solo and Small Group Performer Packages will be announced shortly. Please check back.

 
2018 Halloween Aerial Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker Photography.

2018 Halloween Aerial Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker Photography.

Mixed Aerial Performance Troupe

Sundays 7:30-8:30pm starting September 8

The mixed aerial performance troupe will consist of regular instructed sessions and rehearsals where the troupe members will be taught choreography appropriate to each individual’s experience and skill level, to culminate in a group routine to be performed at the aerial showcase on October 26 at Brass Butterflies. The performance will consist of a mix of aerial silks and hoop. Click below to learn more.

Cost:
Non-members: $199 + HST 
Members: 15% Discount for Chrysalis and Monarch members
OR use your membership curriculum credits towards this troupe as one of your Term classes

 
2018 Halloween Pole Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker Photography.

2018 Halloween Pole Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker Photography.

Mixed Level Pole Performance Troupe

Sundays 12:00 - 1:00pm starting September 8

The mixed level pole performance troupe will consist of regular instructed sessions and rehearsals where the troupe members will be taught choreography appropriate to each individual’s experience and skill level, to culminate in a group routine to be performed at the cabaret show at Maxwell’s, Waterloo on Friday, October 25. Click below to learn more.

Cost:
Non-members: $199 + HST 
Members: 15% Discount for Chrysalis and Monarch members
OR use your membership curriculum credits towards this troupe as one of your Term classes

 
2018 Halloween Classic Burlesque Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker.

2018 Halloween Classic Burlesque Troupe. Photo by Alexa Baker.

Classic Burlesque Performance Troupe with Sassy Ray

Wednesdays 8:30 - 9:30pm starting September 4

Join international burlesque sensation, Sassy Ray in a group session where you will learn the tricks of the trade and "the art of tease" from a seasoned professional.
Learn tassel twirling, choreography, retro hair styling and stage makeup, prop incorporation/gimmicks and more! This special session culminates with a each participant performing in a group act in a special Halloween cabaret style show which we will be hosting at Maxwell's Concerts and Events in Waterloo on Friday, October 25, 2019.

Cost:
Non-members: $199 + HST 
Members: 15% Discount for Chrysalis and Monarch members
OR use your membership curriculum credits towards this troupe as one of your Term classes

 
Sassy Ray 2018 Halloween Showcase. Photo by Alexa Baker.

Sassy Ray 2018 Halloween Showcase. Photo by Alexa Baker.

Showgirl Performance Bootcamp with Sassy Ray

Tuesdays 8:30 - 9:30pm starting September 3

Join international burlesque sensation, Sassy Ray in a group session where not only will you learn classic burlesque group choreography, but you will also craft your very own Burlesque solo act. In addition to learning the group choreography, Sassy will mentor you through music selection, costuming, choreography creation and give you feedback to help you prepare your very own solo burlesque act, which you will perform in the cabaret show at the end of the session. Learn tassel twirling, choreography, retro hair styling and stage makeup, prop incorporation/gimmicks and more!This special session culminates with a each participant performing a solo burlesque performance as well as a group act in a special Halloween cabaret style show which we will be hosting at Maxwell's Concerts and Events in Waterloo on Friday, October 25, 2019.

Cost:
Non-members: $199 + HST 
Members: 15% Discount for Chrysalis and Monarch members
OR use your membership curriculum credits towards this troupe as one of your Term classes

 
Sassy Ray Halloween 2013. Source Trent Wilke.

Sassy Ray Halloween 2013. Source Trent Wilke.

Contemporary Dance Troupe with Sassy Ray

* *NEW TIME!* * Wednesdays 7:20 - 8:20pm starting September 11

Come to the dark side. Learn a spooky, contemporary style routine that will leave you sweaty, breathless and ready to hit the stage! Classes include sexy group choreography with a focus on technique, conditioning and costuming - we end the session with a live performance in a real cabaret show!

This special session culminates with each participant performing in a group dance act in a special Halloween cabaret style show which we will be hosting at Maxwell's Concerts and Events in Waterloo on Friday, October 25, 2019.

Cost:
Non-members: $199 + HST 
Members: 15% Discount for Chrysalis and Monarch members
OR use your membership curriculum credits towards this troupe as one of your Term classes

 
2018 Halloween DIY Group Performers. Photo by Alexa Baker.

2018 Halloween DIY Group Performers. Photo by Alexa Baker.

DIY Pole or Aerial Choreography Performances for Individuals and Small Groups

Registration deadline September 15

Cost: $40 + HST for Brass Butterflies Students

For performers who would like to create their own choreography to perform in either of the showcases, this is your opportunity! DIY performers who are selected to perform will receive benefits like access to exclusive performer-only in-studio practice times, and more! Click to learn more and apply!