Arizona Dance Festival Class Schedule

Arizona Dance Festival Class Offerings…

Between October 4 through October 15, various classes are being offered at rates ranging in cost from FREE to $10. Check out the various classes that are being offered in conjunction with the Arizona Dance Festival 2014….CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES!

 

Saturday, October 4

1:00pm-2:00pm  Latin Jazz Workshop

Instructor: Xavier

Description: Join Xavier for this Latin Jazz workshop. He’ll be teaching a fun routine to Gloria Estefan’s “Conga”

Wall-2-Wall Dance Center,  617 S McClintock Dr, Suite 3, Tempe, AZ 85281 (480)317-3000. mary@w2wdance.com

Cost: $5.oo – Register by clicking: http://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=49459&stype=-7

 

Sunday, October 5

10:00-11:30am Open Company Class with Terpsicore Dance Company (Intermediate/Advanced Ballet)

Terpsicore Dance Center, 219 South 5th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ (602) 690-9594

Cost: $8

 

Monday, October 6

10:00am-11:30am Intermediate Ballet

4:00pm-5:30pm Advanced Ballet

6:30pm-8:00pm Intermediate Ballet

Terpsicore Dance Center, 219 South 5th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ (602) 690-9594

Cost: $8 per Class

 

Tuesday, October 7

4:00pm-5:30pm Advanced Ballet

5:30pm-6:00pm Pointe

6:30pm-8:00pm Intermediate Ballet

Terpsicore Dance Center, 219 South 5th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ (602) 690-9594

Cost: $8 per Class

 

5:30pm-6:30pm Modern Contemporary Jazz Dance (Intermediate/Advanced Level)

Instructors: Rachel Wight and James Marinaro, Wight Noise Dance Company

Description: Contemporary modern jazz dance focusing on the meaning behind the movement and expression of movement quality.

Cortez High School Dance Studio, 8828 N 31st Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85051

Contact: rachelbwight@gmail.com

Cost: $6.00 Students, $8.00 General

 

6:00pm-7:30pm Graham-Based Modern Dance (Intermediate/Advanced Level)

Instructors: Frances Cohen, Center Dance Ensemble

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.

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

Contact: franecohen@aol.com

Cost: FREE

 

Wednesday, October 8

4:00pm-5:30pm Advanced Ballet

Terpsicore Dance Center, 219 South 5th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ (602) 690-9594

Cost: $8 per Class

 

6:30pm-7:30pm Modern Dance (Intermediate/Advanced Level)

Instructor: Lisa R. Chow, Desert Dance Theatre

Description: This class focuses on movements and body alignment based on several classic modern techniques, such as Graham, Limon, Horton and Cunningham.

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

Cost: FREE – Please RSVP at lisa@DesertDanceTheatre.org or call/text 602-740-9616

 

Friday, October 10

11:00am-12:30pm Intermediate Ballet

Terpsicore Dance Center, 219 South 5th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ (602) 690-9594

Cost: $8 per Class

 

Tuesday, October 14

5:30pm-6:30pm Modern Contemporary Jazz Dance (Intermediate/Advanced Level)

Instructors: Rachel Wight and James Marinaro, Wight Noise Dance Company

Description: Contemporary modern jazz dance focusing on the meaning behind the movement and expression of movement quality.

Cortez High School Dance Studio, 8828 N 31st Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85051

Contact: rachelbwight@gmail.com

Cost: $6.00 Students, $8.00 General

 

Wednesday, October 15

6:00pm-7:30pm Community Movement Workshop (Non-Dancers/All Level Dancers) Sponsored by ASU Gammage

Instructor: Tanya Wideman-Davis and Thaddeus Davis, Dance Theatre of Harlem

Description:

Workshop details: Movement workshops are suitable for able-bodied people with little or no previous training in dance. The workshop includes a warm-up that uses ballet-based exercises that focus on stretching, strengthening, placement, coordination, agility, and musicality as well as an exploration of dance themes and phrases that are developed into across-the-floor movement combinations. When possible, the class will incorporate both live accompaniment and popular music.

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

Cost: FREE – Please RSVP at lisa@DesertDanceTheatre.org or call/text 602-740-9616