Dancers in a side arch with arms open, taking class in a dance studio.

6-Week Intro Series

Adults are taking dance class. Wearing assorted colors, the dancers are standing up with their legs crossed, and their chests is opening towards the front.

6-Week Intro Series

This series of classes is designed for absolute beginners looking to explore dance. Through engaging classes taught by our talented Teaching Artists, students have an opportunity to confidently start from scratch and master the fundamentals of a particular dance style in a progressive 6-week series.


Fall I: September 12  – October 24th, 2022

Register for Fall I

Genre Options: Ballet, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Waacking

 

Fall II: October 31 – December 19th, 2022

Register for Fall II

Genre Options: Tap, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Modern

 

 

For true beginner students, this class is the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of ballet. Develop your skillset in traditional dance elements in a non-competitive, fun environment with live musical accompaniment. A great choice for newcomers and students looking to refresh their technique after an extended hiatus from dancing.


Price: See Class Rates, Policies, and Dance Center Information

Suggested Attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • ballet slippers or bare feet

 

Intro to Ballet

September 12 - October 24, 2022 | Mondays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Intro to Hip-Hop

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Learn the basics of this popular and innovative dance genre including freestyle, popping, and locking in this fun and welcoming workshop.

Price: See Class Rates, Policies, and Dance Center Information

Suggested Attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • Sneakers

 

Intro to Hip-Hop

September 13 - October 18, 2022 | Tuesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Intro to Hip-Hop

November 2 - December 7, 2022 | Wednesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Intro to Contemporary

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In this class, you will learn release principles that explore grounding the body with the intentional activation of breath to expansively consume space, build momentum, fall and recover and find clarity in pathway initiations.

Intro to Contemporary

September 14 - October 19, 2022 | Wednesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Intro to Contemporary

November 1 - December 6, 2022 | Tuesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Teaching Artist: Nicole Bryant

Intro to Waacking

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For beginners, the class will explore this very expressive, free form of street dance created in the LGBTQ+ clubs of Los Angeles during the 1970s disco era. This class will teach the tools and technique of interpreting the music, anticipating sounds, and being the living embodiment of music. This class provides the opportunity for all dancers to strengthen their rhythm, power, precision, and presence. 

Price: See Class Rates, Policies, and Dance Center Information

Suggested Attire:

  • Comfortable clothes to move in
  • Sneakers

Intro to Waacking

September 17 - October 22, 2022 | Saturdays 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

An ideal class for beginners, this class is for the student who wishes to improve rhythm and musicality while learning and developing basic tap technique. Open to adult students of any age, and it explores tap styles from different time periods.

Price: See Class Rates, Policies, and Dance Center Information

Suggested Attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • Tap shoes, sneakers or bare feet

 

Intro to Tap

October 31 - December 5, 2022 | Mondays 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

An ideal class for beginners, this class teaches students the rudimentary movements that are the foundation for classical modern dance to live musical accompaniment. Students will focus on contractions, spirals, basic floor work, and elemental concepts of space, time and force. They will also build core strength and flexibility in a fun and encouraging environment.

Price: See Class Rates, Policies, and Dance Center Information

Suggested attire:

•    Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
•    Bare feet


 

Intro to Modern

November 5 - December 17, 2022 | Saturdays 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm