Striptease Summer Camp

Studio L’amour has got some great workshops coming up in the next Summer Camp series. Take each class for $25 or take each day for $65. Check it out!

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12-1 – Pin Up HairProfessional hair and makeup art, Christine Sciortino, shows you how to get victorious Victory rolls! Learn the basics of pin up hair styling and get some new styles for summer fun hair! Bring a curling iron, bobby pins, brushes and combs and hair spray.

1:15-2:15 – Pin Up Make-UpIt doesn’t stop with the hair. Get a complete look and learn the art of pin up make up. Perfect cat eyes and red lips can really stop traffic! Bring your own make up kit and a pair of eyelashes.

2:30-3:30 – Pin Up PosingYou’ve got the look, now get the poses. I will take you through standing, sitting and floor poses that will be great for Instagram, family photos or a pro photo shoot! Wear clothing that shows your lines. No baggy shirts or pants. Bring heels.


12-1 – HerstoryIt is so important to know your burlesque history. Learn where burlesque came from and why these women are pioneers that deserve the utmost respect. Franky Vivid will take you from the start all through the present day. Bring a notebook.

1:15-2:15 – Walk This WayThe walk is the most important part of a striptease. A good walk can completely captivate an audience. It exudes extreme confidence and this is a skill that can be used in your everyday life. Michelle L’amour will take you through a variety of walks. Bring a pair of heels and be prepared to strut!

2:30 – 3:30 – Pussy ConfidenceLearn to dance from your cunt and embrace the sexuality of burlesque. The movements will be slow and deliberate and really focus on intention. Empower your P-U-S-S-Y!

The Ol’ Bump and Grind

The new Studio L’amour schedule is now up and we are ready for registration! Classes begin the week of May 6th! We have 2 topics for the specialty class – History of Burlesque (3 weeks) and Heels, Pumps, Platforms, Oh My! (4 weeks).  The topics are separated by Memorial Day, in which there is no class.  And, a reminder that the make up workshop with Delia Aces is April 27th. There are 5 spots left!

OTSS-8X10Then, on April 20th, it’s the OLD TIME STRIP SHOW! We’ll be bumpin’ and grindin’ at Martyrs (3855 N Lincoln) with over 12 special guests from all over North America! How exciting! A portion of proceeds will go to support Kitten Natividad (our special guest for the 2012 Superstars of Burlesque show) and the Burlesque Hall of Fame.  For tickets, click [here]. VIP and general admission tickets are available.

And, there are 2 more weeks for Wiggle Room!  Join us on April 19th or April 26th for a hilarious and sexy time! Get your reservations [here].

Spring Time Pin Ups!


On May 31st at Studio L’amour, you will become a pin up! I will help you in all your poses, Mimi First will do makeup and hair finishing touches, and Jeff Millies (aka Pez) will be your photographer. For $90 you will receive all this attention, plus 3 high res images on CD and an 8×10 of one of those images. There will be some costume and prop options for you to borrow, but please do try to bring some options for yourself. We cannot guarantee having everyone’s size. Also bring heels, a personal g-string and have the base of your makeup completed. Register for this at There are 3 spots left!