classes for adults: ages 15+

Check out our dance and movement classes for teens and adults! We offer a variety of workshops and classes in modern dance, ballet, hip hop, yoga and more.

CLASS FULL?
Many of our classes are popular and fill up fast. If you're interested in a class that is full, please email office@artstogether.org about joining a wait list, and we will alert you if openings become available during the semester. 

SCHOLARSHIPS
Questions about scholarships? Visit our scholarships page!


mondayS


INTERMEDIATE TEEN MODERN TECHNIQUE (AGES 13-19)

Monday | 5:30-6:45 PM

Instructor: Jessi Tilden

Students with a thorough grounding in modern dance work to solidify their execution of technique and understanding of dance theory. Classes include improvisation and composition in order to produce well-rounded dancers who have both strong technique and individual style by the end of the course. Students must have three years prior dance training or permission from the instructor to enroll.

  • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 10 - May 13
  • No classes: December 24 & 31, January 21, April 15
  • Tuition: $620 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
     

ADVANCED MODERN TECHNIQUE (AGES 15+)

Monday | 5:30-7:00 PM

Instructor: Glenda Mackie

Advanced Modern Technique is a professional level course for the serious dancer. Students stretch themselves as they learn complex dance combinations and exercises. Classes are taught in a collaborative environment with a focus on composition and improvisation to heighten students’ creativity. This class is perfect for the future, current or former dance major or professional dancer. Students must have five years prior modern dance training.

  • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 10 - May 13
  • No classes: December 24 & 31, January 21, April 15
  • Tuition: $650 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
     

BEGINNING ADULT HIP HOP WORKSHOPS (AGES 16+)

Monday | 6:45-7:45 PM

Instructor: Kathryn Auman

In this beginning hip hop class, students relieve stress and condition the body while aerobically dancing in a safe and supportive environment! A consistent weekly warmup will isolate and strengthen different muscle groups while working out to upbeat music. Students will learn stylized, rhythmic and coordinated hip hop moves and then put them all together in a combination to a current hip hop hit! No experience required.

  • FALL WORKSHOP DATES: October 1 - November 19
  • SPRING WORKSHOP DATES: February 4 - April 1 (no class February 25)
  • Tuition: $140 for each 8-week workshop (payable upfront or in installments)

tuesdayS


INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED MODERN TECHNIQUE (AGES 15+)

Tuesday | 5:30-7:00 PM

Instructor: Jennifer Huggins

This class was designed for students with a solid command of modern dance vocabulary. Technique is refined as students master increasingly difficult dance combinations and exercises. Using a collaborative structure, greater emphasis is placed on composition and improvisation to increase students' creative abilities. Students must have four years prior modern dance training.

  • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 4 - May 14.
  • No classes: November 20, December 25, January 1, February 26, April 16
  • Tuition: $650 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
     

BREAKDANCING 101 WORKSHOPS (AGES 8-18)

Tuesday | 6:30-7:30 PM

Instructor: Raleigh Rockers Crew

The Raleigh Rockers B-Boy Crew was originally founded in 2006 as a breakdancing club at NC State University. The club hosted open practices to the Raleigh community and became a place for people to learn and grow as dancers. By 2010, they began to "battle," and now the club travels to compete, teach workshops and perform community outreach. In this workshop, students will learn the basics of breakdancing, such as toprock, footwork, freezes, and power moves, as well as its history in hip hop culture. Cool moves to show off anywhere you go!

  • FALL WORKSHOP DATES: September 25 - November 13
  • SPRING WORKSHOP DATES: February 5 - March 26
  • Tuition: $140 for each 8-week workshop (payable upfront or in installments)

wednesdays


EARLY BIRD YOGA (AGES 16+)

Wednesday | 7:30-8:30 AM

Instructor: Glenda Mackie

Start your day with energy and balance! This vinyasa yoga class will improve your physical and mental well-being. We will focus on increased body awareness while cultivating flexibility, strength and balance. Breath work and meditation make this an excellent class for those wishing to exercise body, mind and spirit. Suitable for all levels.

  • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 5 - May 15
  • No classes: November 21, December 26, January 2, February 27, April 17
  • Tuition: $370 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
     

INTERMEDIATE BALLET (AGES 11+)

Wednesday | 5:30-6:45 PM

Instructor: Stacey Shumake

Students continue their ballet training in vocabulary, positions and traditional steps while being challenged in sequencing and difficult movement positions. Physical alignment, balance, strength, flexibility and control within a tension-free body will be emphasized. Ballet shoes required. Students must have two years prior ballet training.

  • Class meets for a total of 31 sessions from September 5 - May 15
  • No classes: October 31, November 21, December 26, January 2, February 27, April 17
  • Tuition: $620 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
     

ADVANCED MODERN TECHNIQUE (AGES 15+)

Wednesday | 5:30-7:00 PM

Instructor: Michelle Pearson

Advanced Modern Technique is a professional level course for the serious dancer. Students stretch themselves as they learn complex dance combinations and exercises. Classes are taught in a collaborative environment with a focus on composition and improvisation to heighten students’ creativity. This class is perfect for the future, current or former dance major or professional dancer. Students must have five years prior modern dance training.

  • Class meets for a total of 31 sessions from September 5 - May 15
  • No classes: October 31, November 21, December 26, January 2, February 27, April 17
  • Tuition: $650 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)

 


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    INTERMEDIATE MODERN TECHNIQUE (AGES 14+)

    Thursday | 5:30-7:00 PM

    Instructor: Kathryn Auman

    This class is designed for students with a solid command of modern dance technique vocabulary. With a thorough understanding of modern technique, dancers will work on alignment and execution of movement to gain a clearer understanding of dance theory. Improvisation and composition will be used to experiment with elements learned in previous classes. Students must have three years prior modern dance training.

    • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 6 - May 16
    • No classes: November 22, December 20 & 27, February 28, April 18
    • Tuition: $650 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)
       

    INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED BALLET TECHNIQUE (AGES 14+)

    Thursday | 5:30-7:00 PM

    Instructor: Steven James Rodriguez Velez

    Students explore more complex elements of ballet as they continue their training in vocabulary, positions and traditional steps while being challenged in sequencing and difficult movement positions. Physical alignment, balance, strength, flexibility and control within a tension-free body will be emphasized. Ballet shoes required. Students must have four years prior ballet training.

    • Class meets for a total of 32 sessions from September 6 - May 16
    • No classes: November 22, December 20 & 27, February 28, April 18
    • Tuition: $650 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)

    Fridays


    MORNING FLOW YOGA (AGES 16+)

    Friday | 9:30-10:30 AM

    Instructor: Liz Holt

    Perfect for parents dropping off their preschooler but open to all, this one-hour class is great for all levels of yoga experience including beginners! We will practice varying series of gentle vinyasa flow poses with breath work that gently awakens your senses, body, mind and spirit. Students gain flexibility, strength and alignment, and each class ends with restorative relaxation, leaving you refreshed and at peace. Suitable for all levels.

    • Class meets for a total of 38 sessions from August 24 - June 14
    • No classes: November 23, December 21 & 28, April 19, May 24
    • Tuition: $410 (payable upfront or in monthly installments)