Welcome to the Miss-Education Burlesque Training Weekend!
Burlesque Training Weekend
May 11-13 2018!
PLEASE NOTE WE WILL NOT BE RUNNING THE MISS EDUCATION WEEKEND IN 2019. STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS FOR 2020 THANK YOU!
We are pleased to announce the third annual Saskatoon Miss-Education Burlesque training weekend!
The Saskatoon Prairie Girls Miss-Education Weekend is an educational and social gathering for emerging and established burlesque performers from Canada and beyond. It is brought to you by the Rosebud Burlesque Club and organized by Headmistress Cheripop Purr.
We endeavor to bring together top notch instructors, presenters and facilitators to provide a weekend chock full of learning and fun for the greater burlesque community! We will focus on skill building and sharing, personal development and the enhancement of the burlesque field in artistic quality. The Miss-Education Weekend will take place at the Free Flow Dance Centre 224 25th St. W. Saskatoon.
Registration fees are being kept low so as many people as possible can afford to attend. The training weekend fee is $80.00 and includes entrance into all workshops, social events and the peer review showing. Payments can be made by cash or cheque, pay pal or etransfer. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange your registration.
A complete and detailed workshop list will be provided as soon as we have confirmed our special guest instructors.
The format of the weekend will be as follows:
5-6pm Welcome meet and greet cocktail hour – cash bar
10-11 social event TBA
8-9am Good Morning healthy snacks!
11:30-12pm Social Break
12-1 Bring a brown bag lunch. Burlesque for Lunch discussion panel. Subjects TBA
9-midnight Burlesque ball and social event. The theme is “Burlesque Prom” Please note that Significant others who are not registered for the weekend are invited to attend this ball for a fee of $5.00. A Cash Bar will be provided.
9-10am Good Morning healthy snacks!
12:30-2pm Lunch break –Keep in touch luncheon! Bring your own bag lunch, hang out with friends and peers and exchange contact info with other weekend participants during this social lunch break on our last day.
2-4pm Peer Reviews. Please be sure to submit your proposal if you would like to present work to be considered for the Peer Review or participate by watching and writing constructive comments and feedback for the performers. There will also be some live discussion led by facilitator Headmistress Cheripop Purr.
4pm Closing ceremonies
The Holiday Inn Express is a stone’s throw away – walkable in less than 4 minutes.
The Ramada is also within a 10 minute walk of the dance centre
We do not recommend that you stay at the Northgate hotel as it has a bad reputation. It is super cheap but also questionable – You have been forewarned.
We will be negotiating a corporate rate at both hotels and will have details about room prices shortly. Please ask them for the corporate rate under Free Flow Dance Centre.
Please watch for our announcements coming at you shortly including the Call for Peer Review submissions and our call for instructors and facilitators.