I am tickled black to be bringing to the general public a gaggle of classes that The Fox considers absolutely essential. Whether you are a performer or not, the educational opportunities that are offered here are an amazing addition to your self empowerment program! Get your fabulous on folx, there is no time like the present
…besides…you’re worth it!!
FOXY TANN - Your Instructor
Foxy Tann has been hailed as one of The Top 10 Burlesque Performers To Watch by The Huffington Post, dubbed the Boss of Burlesque and a pioneer of the neo-burlesque movement by The Star Tribune and crowned in 2006, with her trusty sidekicks The Wham Bam Thank You Maams, “Best Group” and “Most Vegas” at The Burlesque Hall of Fame, which has been called the Super Bowl of Burlesque by the New York Times. The Fox has been working professionally for over 20 years in drag, burlesque, theatre and the classroom. Foxy has taught circus, burlesque, costuming and acting to hundreds of people, bringing a unique teaching style of high expectations along with a fun and supportive environment.
All classes happen at The Rabbit Hole at 726 SE Central Avenue, Suite 107 Minneapolis, MN 55414
FOXY TANN’S TEASE TESTER
You have been hearing all about burlesque, and now you want to try it! This is the class for you! Foxy Tann’s Tease Tester is an 1.5hr introduction to “the tease” from one of the nation’s burlesque masters, where you will get a taste of the burlesque basics – the walk, the attitude and the bump and grind. This class is meant for absolutely anyone interested in burlesque, regardless of dance experience or body type. Burlesque is an amazing way to improve your body and self image, increase your self confidence and give yourself power, whether it be in a board meeting, on the street or in the bedroom. Wear form fitting movement clothing and bring a pair of heels to experience your true glamour.
6-7:30 First Tuesday of every month $20 preregistered $25 drop in
TASSEL TWIRLING sponsored by HardCore Pasties
Tassel twirling is the most recognizable elements of burlesque, and Foxy Tann knows that absolutely anyone can do it! In this raucous introductory class, The Fox will teach you the basics of tassel twirling as a fun way to build a better body image for yourself and gain self confidence. There is no dance experience necessary and everyone is welcome! HardCore Pasties and The No Hassle Tassels will be available to you to borrow for the class or buy so you can take your new found skill home and impress your partner or your roommates. Wear movement clothing and know that we will be removing the top half of it in this class. You can’t twirl unless you let the girls out!
6-7:30 2nd Tuesday of every month $20 preregistered $25 drop in
FABULOUS IS A STATE OF MIND
Sometimes a girl has GOT to be fabulous! Whether it be on stage, in the boardroom, or at a podium, there are times when a woman’s gotta be larger than life. The Fox is offering an exciting and fun way to get in touch with a truthful inner confidence using burlesque as a framework. You will create and use pathways and methodologies that will help you forge a more sexy and confident you in an authentic and organic way – allowing you to tap into show stopping energy whenever you need it. Work with what you have and love what you work with! It’s a physical class with guided discussions and critiques in a safe, supportive environment. Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to move!
6-7:30 3rd Tuesday of every month $20 preregistered $25 drop in
WALK THE WALK
This is a class aimed at demystifying the secrets of walking in high heels and building your traffic stopping walk. Today’s fashions are dictating higher and higher heels, making it harder for us to walk gracefully. Foxy Tann will teach you her tricks of the trade and provide individualized attention to each student, addressing specific and personal issues. This class will also teach you strengthening exercises so you can continue your journey into higher heels in a graceful and “natural” manner. Everyone is welcome, come one come all! Wear form fitting movement clothing and bring those heels that have been giving you fits!
6:30-7:30 4th Tuesday of every month $15 preregistered $20 drop in
You have your act choreographed, costumed, and you have done it at the recital…what’s next? If you are ready to take an act to the next level this is the class for you. This is an intense and extensive development program that will help you identify, clarify and achieve your performance goals. This 4 week series will allow you dedicated time with The Fox, creating a safe space for exploration and critique with an immediate implementation model. This is the chance that you have been waiting for to take your act up and over the top!
Sundays 4-5:30 $60 preregistered for the 4 week session $20 drop in 1.5hrs
This class is an ongoing fitness class focusing on the bootie! Hard core spot shaping and strengthening with very sexy side-effects! This hour and a half class starts with a light warm up moving to Foxy’s exclusive bootie building targeted workout and ends with a full half hour of deep stretching to give you that body buzz you have been looking for. This class is for anyone who wants to shape and strengthen their best asset in a fun, supportive and nonjudgmental environment. Wear form fitting movement clothing. Bring water and a yoga mat. Some mats will be available to borrow.
$15 preregistered $20 drop in