Finishing School – Rise and Grind with Matt Finish, Best Boylesque 2015

Friday, Jun 2, 2023
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jackson Square

Finishing School – Rise and Grind with Matt Finish, Best Boylesque 2015

Shake up your morning with Matt Finish “The Golden Boy of Burlesque” with a combination of cardio, stretch, and strength exercises. This class is perfect for all *abilities combining easy to pick up combos (think Zumba) with restorative stretches and built in breaks. Attendees should wear comfortable workout clothes, sneakers, bring a water bottle and a towel for you dewy dancers.

*There will be a portion of class which takes place laying on the floor. If you need any accommodation, please email Matt at by Friday, May 26, 2023, and he will be more than happy to provide alternative exercises.

Matt Finish started dancing at the age of 4, continuing on to earn a B.A. in Dance from the University of California, Irvine, and a M.F.A. in Dance from the University of Arizona. He was also a member of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, touring internationally for years and honing his comedic chops. ‘The Golden Boy of Burlesque’ has been performing since 2012 based in Tucson, AZ. He got his start as a student in Fanny’s Fox Den, taught the art of striptease by Fanny Galore. Shortly after, he joined the cast of Black Cherry Burlesque at The Surly Wench Pub. In 2013, Matt joined Fanny Galore, Ida Tapper, and Scarlotta Sparkle in forming Don’t Blink Burlesque. Over 150 shows later, Matt is the producer of DBB, The Strippy Awards, Downtown Burlesk: Strip Local, The AZ BurlyPicks Regional, and The Arizona Burlesque Festival. Matt has performed in shows and festivals all over the world, racking up titles and honors along the way including ‘Best Boylesque’ (known as ‘Mr. Exotic World’) at the 2015 Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender and landing on the Burlesque Top 50 from 21st Century Burlesque Magazine six times!

$35 per person; bundle pricing available for Finishing School classes, $95 for single day (three classes/interviews) or $180 for all six events!

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