Instructional Classes: Dance
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Want to be able to dance to almost any music you hear on the radio? West Coast Swing can range from soulful and funky to smooth and sleek. All levels are welcome to learn this popular and versatile social dance. No partner necessary!
Learn the latest hip hop moves and choreography with this series of 75 minute classes. These classes will utilize dance combinations to emphasize the importance of rhythm, work your heart rate, and bring out your inner cool. All levels welcome! Classes are held in Studio 409.
Learn classical ballet training– barre and center work, while building poise, grace, and posture. Using ballet vocabulary as a starting point, you will push the limits of ballet technique to work on the essentials of proper alignment, agility, speed, and precision. Beginner levels welcome.
Principles of posture positioning and stance are taught at an advanced level and pace. Style and flexibility are emphasized. Ballet slippers and appropriate dance clothing recommended. Prerequisite: At least one year of ballet training and prior knowledge of simple turns and jumps
Through learning the basics of rhythm, isolation, and characterization, these classes provide students with great cardio exercise and training in a rhythmic and percussive dance genre. Each class includes a warm up, core strengthening exercises, travelling movement sequences, and choreography to popular, upbeat music. All levels welcome!