It’s Almost Showtime!! Can a Burlesque Performance Change your Life?

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As someone who first got on the stage at the age of five, I’m a massive advocate of stage time! I’ve had amazing times and terrible times on many stages from the local church hall in Over Norton, to an open air boat in Serbia, seedy clubs in NYC to Cafe De Paris, I’ve performed in front of 1000’s and in front of less than five and sometimes just the cat. I’ve glittered, I’ve glowed, I’ve wowed, I’ve also fallen over, forgotten my whole act and once upon a time my body decided to swallow my thong after an unfortunate health and safety disaster…..

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Truth and Wisdom from my Mum this Mother’s Day

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On the 6th of March we celebrate Mum’s! The role of Mother can be defined in many ways. From the woman who gave birth to you to your grandma to a surrogate Mum, a Mother in Law, friends who are mums and your own experience of being a Mother if you are one. But did you know that, Mother’s Day was originally …….

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Happy Valentines Day, Loneliness To Sisterhood – A Love Story

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It’s Valentine’s day on Sunday!! Every high street has turned a shade of red, restaurants have doubled their prices, you’ll have received a million gift idea emails/hints and whether you are tickled pink by the romance or throwing up at the thought of over sized bears and foil balloons, you can’t really avoid it…

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Memoirs of a Slutsky, Femininity Coaching and Sirens Set Sail!

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We have been very busy at The Cheek of It! HQ, tightening corsets, snapping suspenders and fluffing fans to bring you the most thrilling and exciting news from our courses, events and glittery adventures. Ready, Steady, Shimmy!! Photo Credit: Grace Gelder See Zoe Charles in her award winning solo show Memoirs of a Slutsky. Back by popular demand Memoirs runs …

The Cheek of It! Springtime Showcase!

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Spring has almost sprung and we are getting ready to reveal our beautiful blooms….. This Sunday we will be celebrating our latest term’s burlesque adventure with the Springtime Showcase!!!! Tick tock, tick tock…follow the white rabbit on the 29th March, as we invite you to join us in a burlesque wonderland….on the magical eve of British springtime our spotlight students …

Burlesque and Bloggers at Cafe de Paris!

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Here at Cheek of It! HQ we LOVE Cafe de Paris! It’s every showgirl’s dream to perform on that sparkling stage, and last Friday we invited fifteen gorgeous bloggers to a private room there for a bespoke burlesque course, replete with cheek, charm and, of course, cupcakes! The lovely, and scarily efficient, Sarah from The Prosecco Diaries organised the event for …