Saint Louis School of Burlesque and Variety

Who: This school prides itself on being a place for humans to feel empowered and free. We provide a creative environment open to all body types, sexual preferences and orientations, races, ethnicities, social statuses, body types, genders, and gender identities. We encourage and support our community to live their best lives and strive to do so along with them.

What: The teachers have been working hard to develop classes to fit many different desires, requests, and opportunities. We will offer classes and workshops for movement, fitness, burlesque basics, various burlesque styles, specific burlesque specialties (such as feather fans), as well as continuing education classes for various aspects of performing, dancing, and exploring your sexuality.

Where: 6907 Landsdowne, St. Louis, MO 63109 - We are partnering with Leaping Lizards to host our classes alongside their selection of kid and adult classes in their beautiful space!

When: Sessions begin several times throughout the year, you can check the calendar for the start of the next session or dates of special workshops.

How: Click the ticket link for more information and to register today. 6 week sessions are $135, 4 week sessions are $90, drop-ins are only permitted for weekly classes at a $25 rate.

Why: Because life is about learning and growing. Learn a new skill, slip into your sexy side, get your flirty fitness on, or further develop your artistry.

 

When is payment due?

At the first class of each month.

What if I cannot pay for the whole class right now?

Payment arrangements are made by management discretion. Please use the Contact Us tab above to inquire further.


Is there a minimum and/or maximum number of students for each class?
The minimum number of students required for each class is 5. The maximum number of students in most classes is 15. If there are less than 5 students paid and registered by the first day of class, class will be cancelled.


What happens if my class is cancelled?
Your funds will be transferred towards the class of your choice in the current or future session.   Refunds will be issued only if a class is cancelled due to low registration.


What if there is inclement weather or an emergency that causes class to be cancelled?
We will do our best to notify you no later than 2 hours prior to class beginning. If class is cancelled by the teacher or studio company, there will be a make-up class tacked onto the end of the session or at another arranged time.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to take classes?
Students must be 18+ or have guardian permission for all classes containing nudity. 


What should I bring to class?
For all of our classes, please dress comfortably and in clothing that allows movement. Class appropriate footwear is encourage, but not required (i.e. heels for burlesque classes) unless otherwise noted in the class description. Prepare any necessary props or specific items as per the class description.


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can use the contact form to reach us.


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Nope! Feel free to bring a digital copy to be sure.


Can I update my registration information?
Anytime. Either here on Eventbrite or use the contact form


Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Yes, you can fill out the appropriate documentation on Eventbrite or just contact us via the contact form.


Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Absolutely! Just let us know through the contact form.


What are my parking options? And how do I get there?
Parking is on the street on Landsdowne or Jamieson. Directions are as follows:
 

from 44 East: 
44 east, to the Jamieson exit
turn right onto Jamieson
to Lansdowne Ave
turn right onto Lansdowne Ave.
Leaping Lizards is immediately on the right side, purple awning

from 44 West:
44 west, to the Arsenal exit
turn right onto Arsenal
to Jamieson (next light), turn left onto Jamieson
to Lansdowne Ave
turn right onto Lansdowne Ave.
Leaping Lizards is immediately on the right side, purple awning

from 40 East:
40 east, to the McCausland exit
turn right onto McCausland, cross Manchester
to Arsenal, turn left onto Arsenal
to Jamieson (top of bridge)
turn right onto Jamieson
to Lansdowne Ave
turn right onto Lansdowne Ave.
Leaping Lizards is immediately on the right side, purple awning.

from 40 West:
40 west, to the Hampton Ave. exit (south)
turn left onto Hampton Ave.
stay to the right; veer right onto Watson Rd.
to Arsenal, turn right onto Arsenal
to Jamieson Ave.
turn left onto Jamieson Ave.
to Lansdowne Ave.
turn right onto Lansdowne Ave.
Leaping Lizards is immediately on the right side, purple awning

from 55 North:
55 north to the Carondelet exit
turn left onto Carondelet
take Carondelet (turns into Des Peres Pkwy) until it dead ends at Lansdowne Ave.
turn right on Lansdowne Ave.
cross Wabash
Leaping Lizards is on the left side, before Jamieson Ave.
look for the purple awning

from 55 South:
55 South to the Germania exit
turn right onto Germania 
take Germania to Gravois, turn left onto Gravois
to Des Peres Pkwy (next light)
turn right onto Des Peres Pkwy.
take Des Peres Pkwy until it dead ends at Lansdowne Ave.
turn right on Lansdowne Ave.
cross Wabash
Leaping Lizards is on the left side, before Jamieson Ave.
look for the purple awning


Registration Response
Thank you so much for joining our magical and sexy community! We look forward to having you in class and exploring these arts with you.

For all of our classes, please dress comfortably and in clothing that allows movement. Class appropriate footwear is encourage, but not required (i.e. heels for burlesque classes) unless otherwise noted in the class description. Prepare any necessary props or specific items as foretold in the class description.

Parking can be found on the Landsdowne or Jamieson.

For further questions, please reference the website FAQ at www.stl burlesque.com. 

AND don’t forget to check out all of the classes offered at Leaping Lizards! Adult and kid classes!