Our Services

Private Tuition

Academy of Burlesque & Cabaret directors Gypsy Charms and Viva Misadventure are available for private tuition. Our burlesque and cabaret private tuition is tailored around what our clients want to learn and achieve.  Our sessions are available to complete beginners who would like to familiarise themselves with burlesque essentials or professionals who would like to polish and perfect their skills, and anyone in between.

Please contact us to discuss your tuition.


Choreography services are available for solos, duos or troupe acts.


Burlesque for Beginners, Ministry of Burlesque’s instructional DVD featuring Gypsy Charms and Viva Misadventure, is now available on general release.  We have created the first professional instructional guide suitable for all eager, active and armchair burlesquers!

Priced at only £9.99 (+P&P), this easy to follow step-by-dainty step guide is the ultimate guide for all aspiring burlesque starlets and, it features the essential performance skills, techniques and theatre facts needed to make it in the entertainment world as a real burlesque performer.

This guide is perfect for anyone wishing to get started, get ahead – or simply get their tassels on!

Please contact us to enquire about ordering and payment details.

Entertainment Consultancy

Academy of Burlesque and Cabaret has been providing entertainment consultancy services to public sector and private clients in Scotland since 2006.

We have an extensive network of performers and dancers with whom we provide exemplary entertainment for every occasion. Our organisation works with clients creating specialist entertainment for a variety of events. From initial enquiry, through event/entertainment planning to the event itself we pride ourselves on delivering outstanding client services.

In the last eight years we have worked with numerous public sector clients such as Glasgow Life, Edinburgh Hogmanay and the Edinburgh Film Festival. Our corporate clients have included Aegon, HSBC and Diageo. We have also had the pleasure of working with numerous event organisations, venues such the Corn Exchange (Edinburgh), the Scottish Event Awards, FTH and the Fruitmarket (Glasgow) and numerous private clients who have looked to us to give special occasions from birthdays to weddings a touch of magic. Whether you are looking for solo burlesque performer, showgirls to provide professional meet & greet services or a full scale cabaret show, our organisation is adept a working to a variety of budgets.

For more information please contact us.