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 Spring I session begins March 13th and the last class ends April 22nd. The Spring II session registration will open during the first week of the Spring I session.

 

This series of classes is designed for absolute beginners looking to explore dance.

 

Intro Series I features engaging classes taught by our talented Teaching Artists, giving students an opportunity to confidently start from scratch and master the fundamentals of a particular dance style in a progressive 6-week series.

 

Intro Series II is designed for students who have taken Intro Series I or are beginners with relatively little experience who want to continue to explore dance.  Students have an opportunity to master next level fundamentals of a particular dance style in a progressive 6-week series.

 


Intro Series I

 

Spring I: March 13– April 19, 2023

 

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Genre Options: Modern, House, Contemporary, Salsa

 


Intro Series II

 

Spring I: March 18– April 22, 2023

 

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Genre Options: Ballet, Hip-Hop

 


Intro to Modern I

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 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 I

March 13 - April 17, 2023 | Mondays 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Intro to House I

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For absolute beginners with relatively little experience, this class is an introduction to House, a freestyle social dance focused on releasing and grooving. Its roots derive from 1970s and 1980s Chicago and New York nightlife. Composed of African, Jazz, Latin, Modern and Tap influences, this House series is a place to explore movement, rhythm, and house fundamentals in a non-competitive, fun environment. 

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

Suggested attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • Sneakers

Intro to House I

March 13 - April 17, 2023 | Mondays 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Intro to Contemporary I

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For absolute beginners with relatively little experience, this class is the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of contemporary dance. The beginning of an exploration of the totality of movement and form, as well as storytelling, dynamic rhythms and energetic release. This is a great series to develop your skill set in contemporary dance elements in a non-competitive, fun environment. 

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

Suggested attire:

•    Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move

Intro to Contemporary I

March 14 - April 18, 2023 | Tuesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Teaching Artist: Marla Phelan

Intro to Salsa I

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For absolute beginners with relatively little experience, this class is the perfect introduction to the basics of Salsa dancing in the traditional New York on 2 style. A great place for beginners to gain an understanding on both footwork and basic partner work skills in a fun, friendly and exciting environment. 

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

Suggested attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move

Intro to Salsa I

March 15 - April 19, 2023 | Wednesdays 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Teaching Artist: Bethina Sayegh-Flores

Intro to Ballet II

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This series of classes is designed for students who have taken Intro to Ballet or are beginners who have relatively little experience with Ballet and want to continue learning. It will consist of developing skills at the barre and center, as well as traveling exercise across the floor. You will gain a better understanding of terminology, alignment, balance, artistry, sequencing, and space. This class is a perfect place to continue your education in the fundamentals of ballet in a non-competitive, fun environment with live musical accompaniment.

Suggested attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • Ballet slippers, socks, or bare feet

Intro to Ballet II

March 18 - April 22, 2023 | Saturdays 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Intro to Hip-Hop II

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This series of classes is designed for students who have taken Intro to Hip-Hop or are beginners who have relatively little experience with Hip-Hop dance and want to continue to explore. This is a great place to develop and sharpen your skills in the basics of hip-hop dance including freestyle, popping, and locking in a non-competitive, fun environment.

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

Suggested attire:

  • Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move
  • Sneakers

Intro to Hip-Hop II

March 18 - April 22, 2023 | Saturdays 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm