Fosse- Come learn what Bob Fosse brought to the world of dance! Fosse’s unique jazz dance style was stylish, sexy, and easily recognized. Having grown up in cabaret nightclubs and never feeling like he fit the mold of traditional dance technique, Fosse decided to turn his oddities into his own signature style. Some of his dance trademarks included sultry hip rolls, smooth finger snaps, turned-in pigeon toes and specific, detailed movements. Bob Fosse was the choreographer for Chicago, Pippin, Cabaret and many more! No experience necessary.
Bollywood– Come take a peek into the world of Bollywood! This dance style is typically seen in Indian films oversees and is a fusion of various dance styles including bhangra dance, hip-hop, Arabic and jazz dance. It’s an incredibly joyful, high energy dance style that is sure to leave you smiling ear to ear. No experience necessary.
Broadway– With little explanation necessary, Broadway jazz technique has taken the world of theatre by storm. Our Broadway jazz session will focus on strong technique, theatricality, and lots of style. Many of the greatest dancers and choreographers in the world have worked in the Broadway dance world, and it remains one of the most popular and influential forms of dance. There’s no business like show business! No experience necessary.
Contemporary Jazz– Looking to get creative? Contemporary jazz is a current form of dance that shares movement characteristics with contemporary modern dance and traditional jazz technique. Evolving as a reaction to the rigid dance techniques of ballet and jazz, contemporary jazz emphasizes natural body movements, expression, flexibility, extension, turns and more improvisation than traditional techniques. A beautiful and challenging style for young dancers! No experience necessary.
Line Dancing– Saddle up for a rip-snortin’ good time in our line lancing class! Line dancing is a fun and easy to learn group dance style that originated from folk dances in the 1800’s. It’s most commonly paired with country music but can be found in lots of different music styles and eras of dance (Remember the Electric Slide?). Its’ popularity continues to grow as it is simple and brings all levels of dancers together for a great time. So, get your dancing shoes on and join us for some good old-fashioned fun! No experience necessary.
Swing Dance– Lindy Hop your way onto the dance floor for our swing style class! Swing dance is an upbeat and playful dance often set to jazz music. It began as a group of social dances that developed with the big band swing style of jazz music from the 1920’s to the 1940’s. From the Charleston to the Jitterbug, swing dance is the epitome of energy and fun! No experience necessary.
Creative Movement – stay tuned.
Salsa/Cha Cha – stay tuned.
Jazz Funk/Hip-Hop – stay tuned.