Due to the phenomenal success of last years Open Stage Night we are making this a yearly event! This years will be twice as big as last time, Bigger Venue, Professional Sound & Lighting, Photography by Aperture Alternative, Comedian Host, Awards and so much more!
And we are welcoming dancers and instructors from all across the UK to this event so whether you are performing or simply coming along to support your classmates, you are in for a treat! Hidden Burlesque Talent is always found first at Open Stage Night!
Sunday the 13th of November 6pm-10pm – Disco till Midnight!
Parklands Sports & Social Club
Wheatley Hall Road
This year we have 6 categories for you all to sign up to:
Miss Choreography – Choreograph your own Burlesque Chair Dance, pick your own costume and take to the stage to show us what you’re made of!
Miss Burlesque Chair Dance – BRAND NEW category for 2016! Pick your favourite Burlesque Chair Dance class routine, wear costume or dancewear and perform your favourite dance. Be quick to chose as only one performance of the same routine can take place on the night!
Miss Classic – perform your own Burlesque Striptease routine with or without a chair. This category is ALL about the Nipple Tassels!
Miss Vocal – This category is for all you budding songstresses! Take to the stage and sing solo or duet or even have a class mate accompany you and dance while you sing?
Best Instructor – the most anticipated category of the entire night, watch what your instructor is really capable of!!
Miss Burlesque 2016 – the most coveted award of the year! Each instructor puts forward one dancer from across their classes who they believe encompasses the true spirit and meaning of Burlesque. All the names go into a hat and our Miss Burlesque 2015 Gillian Steers from Thorne will pick the winner and hand over her crown!
This is the perfect opportunity for all you budding Burlesque Artistes to take to the stage and show us what you are made of! Choreograph your own Burlesque Chair Dance routine, Classic Burlesque Striptease, Singing or Variety Act. Simply book a slot and take to the spotlight!
Awards & Prizes for the Best Acts, Comedian Host and drinks offers all night, and for those of you not up early the following day – Disco till midnight!!
We need your music choice as soon as possible please to avoid the same song being performed twice. Email us your song choices to firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us: the song, name of the artist, your stage name, which class you attend and the category you will be performing in.
Last Year’s Miss Choreography ‘Best Dance’ Winner – Sian Crooke from Edlington Burlesque
This year’s theme is……..
That’s right, we are turning Parklands Club into a huge Beach Party! Hula Girls and Boys will greet you at the door, Delicious Shots & Cocktails will be served all night AND the Dress Code? BEACH WEAR of course!
Want to perform but not quite sure where to start? Your Instructor is here to help you! Simply decide what type of performance you want to do – dancing? Singing? Comedy? Classic Burlesque Striptease? Some thing completely different?
Pick a song you like and see your instructor! Private Lessons will be available to help you perfect your act and your instructor is always on hand to assist you.
Tickets will be on sale very soon at just £10 each!