Strip it For Parts: a Thrifty Costume Workshopwith CamilleLeon Held at: The Monocle 4510 Manchester Ave
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Price: $ 15
Dolly Parton is famous for saying “It costs a lot of money to look this cheap!” But it doesn’t have to! This workshop will focus on creative ways to build costume elements on the cheap, using stuff you already have in your house, discount stores and thrift stores. Learn how to take something broken and make it new again in a costume! Camille Leon been performing burlesque in Chicago for 6 years, and has performed with Kiss Kiss Cabaret, Vertical Sideshow, Feva Pitch Productions, and a performer with Jeezy’s Juke Joint. She performed in the Movers and Shakers showcase at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in 2016, and headlined the Wisconsin Burlesque Festival. She is the co-founder of the Chicago Academy of Burlesque. She’ll change right before your eyes, It’s Camille Leon!