Arizona Dance Festival Classes

ARIZONA DANCE FESTIVAL 2015 ~ Class Offerings…

Between October 5 through October 11 ~ Check out the various classes that are being offered in conjunction with the Arizona Dance Festival 2015….

Cost: FREE ~ Suggested $10 Donation

PLEASE RSVP ~ call/text 602-740-9616 or Lisa@DesertDanceTheatre.org

CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES! The classes and program are subject to change. For concert information contact Desert Dance Theatre, 480-962-4584 or go to http://desertdancetheatre.org/arizona-dance-festival/

 

 

Monday, October 5

Modern Dance Class with Movement Source Dance Company

6:30pm-7:30pm ~ Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance Class

Dance Theater West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018

NancyInstructor: Nancy Happel (Guest Instructor)

Description: Ms. Happel’s modern classes are strongly influenced by Limon and Muller techniques, and by her work with Zvi Gotheiner. Her classes combine qualitative and technical demands, beginning with a balanced warm-up, building to center and across the floor movement that is lush and spacious, relying on technique, breath, momentum and line.

Contact: Mary Anne Fernandez-Herding at 602 957 6561 or movementsource@gmail.com

 

 

 

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Tuesday, October 6

Modern Dance Class with Center Dance Ensemble

6:00pm-7:30pm ~ Intermediate/Advanced Graham-Based Modern Dance Class

Dance Theater West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018
2013franheadshotInstructor: Frances Cohen

Description: This classic style of modern dance is based on the technique of Martha Graham. It focuses on the contractions and spirals of the spine.

Contact: Frances Cohen at (602) 997-9027 or franecohen@aol.com

 

 

 

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Wednesday, October 7

Indian Classical Dance with Kalaa Kendra Kathak Institute

5:00pm-6:00pm ~ Kathak – Indian Classical Dance

Kalaa Kendra Kathak Institute, 4590 W Carla Vista Dr, Chandler, AZ, 85226

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Instructor: Radhika Kotwal

Description: This Indian Classical Dance, Kathak, focuses on vigorous spins and footwork with graceful subtle poses and stances.

 

 

Modern Dance Class with Desert Dance Theatre

6:00pm-7:00pm ~ Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance Class

Dance Theater West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018

2013 GHIO 4 HeadInstructor: Lisa R. Chow

Description: This class is based on a combination of classic modern dance techniques of Graham, Limon, Cunningham and Horton.

Contact: Call/Text 602-740-9616 or Lisa@DesertDanceTheatre.org

 

 

 

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Thursday, October 8

Modern Dance Class with Kaleidoscape Dance Company

7:00pm-8:30pm ~ Modern Dance Class

Dance Theater West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018

Amber RobinsInstructor: Amber J. Robins

Description: This intermediate/advanced modern class is for anyone wanting to explore new ways of moving, blending classic and contemporary styles, as well as as challenging themselves technically.

Contact: Amber Robins at info@kaleidoscapedance.com or 602-505-1913

 

 

 

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Friday, October 9

Warm-up Class with Diane McNeal Hunt/ELEVATE DanceWorks

6:20pm-6:50pm ~ Warm-up Class (ADF Participants Only)

Tempe Center for the Arts – STUDIO Stage, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85281

Diane McNeal Hunt CrpdInstructor: Diane McNeal Hunt

Description: This warm-up class is for ADF Participants to get acquainted with each other in a combined class in preparation for the evening performance.

Contact: Diane McNeal Hunt at huntvanek@mac.com or 480-276-4347

 

 

 

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Saturday, October 10

Flamenco Dance Class with Yumi La Rosa Flamenco Dance Company

9:00am-9:45am ~ Sevillanas (Folk Dance from Southern Spain)

TDC Ballet Studios, 219 S. 5th Ave, Phoenix (Parking access from the 4th Ave)

1375645_origInstructor: Yumi La Rosa

Description: This Flamenco dance, Sevillanas, is a traditional Folk Dance from Southern Spain.

Contact: Yumi La Rosa at yumi@yumilarosa.com or 602.682.1159

 

 

 

Ballet Class with Julianne Ramsey

11:00am-12:15pm Ballet Class

Tempe Center for the Arts – STUDIO Stage, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85281

Julianne Head ShotInstructor: Julianne Ramsey

Description: Julianne Ramsey teaches classical ballet bringing with her education in training received from renowned ballet schools and pedagogues across the United States and abroad, including the English National Ballet School of London and the Vaganova Ballet Academy of St. Petersburg, Russia.

Contact Info: julianneramseyballet@gmail.com or (405) 605-9825
Instagram: @julianneramsey
YouTube: julianneramseyballet

 

 

Warm-up Class with Diane McNeal Hunt/ELEVATE DanceWorks

6:20pm-6:50pm ~ Warm-up Class (ADF Participants Only)

Tempe Center for the Arts – STUDIO Stage, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85281

Diane McNeal Hunt CrpdInstructor: Diane McNeal Hunt

Description: This warm-up class is for ADF Participants to get acquainted with each other in a combined class in preparation for the evening performance.

Contact: Diane McNeal Hunt at huntvanek@mac.com or 480-276-4347

 

 

 

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Sunday, October 11

Ballet Class with Kaleidoscape Dance

10:30am-12:00pm ~ Intermediate Ballet

Dance Theater West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018

Amber RobinsInstructor: Amber J. Robins

Description: This intermediate ballet class will work on technical skill, enhance your grace and posture, as well as develop your own voice within the ballet vocabulary.

Contact: Amber Robins at info@kaleidoscapedance.com or 602-505-1913