Summer evening DANCE card (ages 14+)

Teens and adults need summertime fun just as much as children, but vacation trips and work surprises can make it difficult to sign up for classes that require attendance week after week. Enter the Summer Evening Dance Card, which gives you the flexibility to select the classes that best fit your summer plans. The choice is yours — explore one class or try a different class each week!

EVENING DANCE CARD – 10 CLASSES

Early Bird Rate (ends March 15): $140 – SAVE $10!

Regular Rate: $150

EVENING DANCE CARD – 5 CLASSES

Early Bird Rate (ends March 15): $75 – SAVE $5!

Regular Rate: $80


Drop-ins Welcome! $20 Drop-in Fee per Class

If you decide to purchase a 5 or 10 Class Card after dropping-in, the $20 drop-in fee will be applied toward the cost of your class card.


Summer Dance At a glance

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JUNE 10 – AUG 8 *No ClassES July 1-5* 


MONDAYS • 6:15-7:45 PM

JUNE 10 – AUG 5

  • Intermediate Modern Technique

TUESDAYS’ SAMPLER • 6:15-7:15 PM

JUNE 11 – AUG 6

  • Yoga - JUNE 11 & 18

  • Beginning/Intermediate Modern - JUNE 25, JULY 9 & 16

  • Beginning Hip Hop - JULY 23 & 30, AUG 6

WEDNESDAYS • 6:15-7:45 PM

JUNE 12 – AUG 7

  • Intermediate/Advanced Modern Technique

THURSDAYS’ SAMPLER • 6:15-7:15 PM

JUNE 13 – AUG 8

  • Intermediate Ballet - JUNE 13, 20 & 27

  • World Dance - JULY 11, 18 & 25

  • Beginning Contemporary Jazz - AUG 1 & 8


Summer Dance Class Descriptions


Mondays • 6:15-7:45 PM

JUNE 10 – AUG 5

Intermediate Modern Technique

Instructors will include: Glenda Mackie, Steven James Rodriguez Velez, Ronald West, Natalie Morton, Michelle Pearson, Renay Aumiller

Students with a thorough grounding in modern dance work are invited to solidify their execution of technique and understanding of dance theory. Classes may include improvisation and composition in order to foster students’ growth into well-rounded dancers who have both strong technique and individual style. Two years minimum experience required. 
 

Tuesdays' Sampler • 6:15-7:15 PM

Yoga – JUNE 11 & 18

Instructor: Glenda Mackie

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.

Beginning/Intermediate Modern – JUNE 25, JULY 9 & 16

Instructor: Betsy Ward-Hutchinson

A unique opportunity for beginning dance students to experience physicality in a thoughtful and fun environment. This introduction to modern technique will focus on the basic fundamentals and vocabulary of modern dance. Students will also increase their flexibility, muscle tone, short term memory, imagination, and an awareness of how the body can move in the safest and most efficient manner. No experience required. 

Beginning Hip Hop - JULY 23 & 30, AUG 6

Instructor: Carter Crew

In this beginning hip hop class, students will 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 will then put them all together in a combination to a current hip hop hit! No experience required.
 

Wednesdays • 6:15-7:45 PM

JUNE 12 – AUG 7

Intermediate/Advanced Modern Technique

Instructors will include: Glenda Mackie, Michelle Pearson, Betsy Ward-Hutchinson, Natalie Morton, Renay Aumiller

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, emphasis is placed on improvisation to increase students’ creative abilities. Four years minimum experience required.
 

THURSDAYS’ SAMPLER • 6:15-7:15 PM

Intermediate Ballet – JUNE 13, 20 & 27

Instructor: Steven James Rodriguez Velez

Students will continue their training in vocabulary, positions, and traditional steps. Students will be challenged in both sequencing and difficulty of movement positions. Physical alignment, balance, strength, flexibility, and control within a tension free body will be emphasized. Two years minimum experience required.

World Dance – JULY 11, 18 & 25

Instructor: Diandra Jones

Dance is a portal to a culture and its people. This class will take students on a geographical and historical journey of dance, through cultures and landscapes as near as NYC Bronx and as far as Mumbai. Join Diandra Jones in honoring and studying the nuances of West African cultural and contemporary dance, Caribbean Soca, old school NYC Hip Hop, Indian Bhangra, Hawaiian Hula, Brazilian Samba, Irish Step, Spanish Flamenco and Middle Eastern Belly Dance. Prepare to whine your waist, move and groove, shimmy and shake to rhythms from around the world. No experience required.

Beginning Contemporary Jazz - AUG 1 & 8

Instructor: Natalie Morton

This dance form combines elements of both modern and jazz dance. Contemporary jazz is often syncopated and with high levels of energy. Dancers will learn floor work exercises, isolations, hip and pelvis work, and basic inversions. Dancers will move using sharp dynamics and learn a variety of turns and leaps too! No experience required.


Teen Modern Intensive Workshop (AgeS 11-13)

AUG 5-9 • 4:30-6:00 PM

Instructor: Carter Crew

This week-long intensive will focus on providing serious dancers with strong training in modern technique, partnering, improvisation and choreography. Dancers will be challenged in a fun and supportive atmosphere as technical ability and creativity are emphasized equally. Two years minimum experience required.

Early Bird Rate (ends March 15): $120 – SAVE $5!

Regular Rate: $125