School of Shimmy with Lux LaCroix
Saturday, December 15, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
Dec 15th 7pm to 9pm
**Burlesque Choreography for Modern Music **
7-9pm in SF at Center for Sex and Culture 1349 Mission st, SF CA:
Would you rather do a fan dance to Lana Del Rey than The David Rose Orchestra? Let's face it, everybody loves the classics, but some of us would like to spread our boas. Lux will teach you how to bump and grind your way into the present and future. Giving you skills from the past ranging from chair dancing to stocking peels and presenting them to a present day soundtrack that will titillate even the most classic burlesque enthusiast.
LUX LaCROIX is a burlesque star, documentary filmmaker, professional ballerina and award-winning choreographer. Professionally she has worked with artists such as Kanye West, Chris Brown, N.E.R.D., OutKast, Janet Jackson and Lady GaGa. In 2009 her burlesque based performance art piece, "Color Me Purple" was featured at REDCAT'S Spring Studio program. And in 2010, she became a principal dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Company. Lux is also a regular performer in the Mexican Wrestling and Saucy Striptease extravaganza known as Lucha VaVOOM!
Since 2005, Lux LaCroix has been featured performer at the New York Burlesque Festival and in 2008 she was named Miss Exotic World's 1st Runner-Up as well as "Most Dazzling Performer".
When & Where
Red Hots Burlesque
Come with your sense of humor and get ready to ogle, hoot and holler. Every show features hot bods, pasties, outrageous costumes, a lot of humor and, of course, bumpin' and grindin'!
RHB has seen 6 years of successful shakes and shimmies in NYC and has been covered in The New York Times, on NBC, Current TV and Curve Magazine to name a few. They have made the cross country journey to bring you a show with out boundaries including bizarre beauties and senseless sideshow. Not for the faint of heart or weak of humor.
Red Hots Burlesque have found their happy home at El Rio in San Francisco since Feb 2008 in 2010 Red Hots Burlesque was voted #1 in nightlife from YELP, was called "The City's Best" by Aol.com and was featured at The Treasure Island Music Festival.
The Red Hots organize all types of events such as their highly acclaimed stage show, private parties, corporate events, opening for bands and even sports games like theGotham Girls Roller Derby.
Dottie Lux is also a proud professor who curates workshops. She teaches many of the classes, but welcomes professors from all over the world. These classes are taught as a series (culminating in graduate performances) as well private parties year round. Please see the School of Shimmy page for full details.
Make your next event RED HOT!