Dance Classes for Adults: African dance, modern dance, hip-hop dance and more.
Drop-in anytime for only $15!
Important Class Updates:
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Int. Modern||Carla Perlo|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. Jazz||Ralph Glenmore|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. African||Marcia Howard|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. / Adv. Beg. Salsa||DC Casineros|
|7:45 – 9 pm||Int. Salsa||DC Casineros|
|10:15 am – 12 pm||Adv. Modern Teaching Series ($10 only!)||Guest Instructors|
|6:30 – 8:00 pm||Int. Jazz||Ralph Glenmore|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. / Int. Hip-Hop||Culture Shock DC|
|7:45 – 9 pm||Int. / Adv. Hip-Hop||Culture Shock DC|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. African
(Takes place at the Edgewood Arts Center)
|7:30 – 9 pm||Casino Partnerwork & Cuban Styling||DC Casineros|
|10 – 11:30 am||Move On Dance ($10 only!) – Ends June 24||Deborah Riley|
|9:30 – 11 am||Beg. / Adv. Beg. Modern||Carla Perlo|
|11 am – 12:30 pm||Int. Modern||Deborah Riley|
|12:30 – 1:30 pm||Repertory & Performance
(June 11 – August 20)
|1:45 – 3 pm||Beg. / Int. African||Sylvia Soumah|
1. PURCHASE A CLASSPASS:
Use our flexible ClassPass for any Dance Place class within a three-month period. Attend any class that fits your schedule.
- 10ClassPass: $120 for 10 classes
- 5ClassPass: $65 for 5 classes
- Pro/MemberPass: $100 for 10 classes (These passes are available to current Dance Place Members or dance professionals.)
2. DROP-IN ANYTIME FOR A SINGLE CLASS:
- $10 (weekdays) or $15 (evenings and weekends)
- First time students pay for one drop in class and your next class is FREE!
- Seniors (55+) and college students drop in for $12 per class.
3. WORK / STUDY:
Free classes in exchange for volunteering at Dance Place. More Info.
ADVANCED MODERN TEACHING SERIES – NEW!:
An opportunity for experienced students to take class with a rotating faculty of guest instructors from the world of modern dance.
June 29 & July 6: Katie Sopoci Drake
July 13 & 20: Kelly King
July 27 & August 3: Keira Hart-Mendoza
August 10 & 17: Erica Rebollar
Explore the richness of African Dance traditions from Guinea, Mali and Senegal.
Learn a variety of urban dance styles, including popping, locking and house, taught by a rotating team of renowned guest instructors.
An enjoyable fusion of jazz, modern and ballet techniques danced to a spectrum of music from jazz and R&B to house music and Broadway tunes.
Experience a wide range of dance and movement techniques including Laban/Bartinieff, Horton, Social Dance and Yoga, using floorwork, gesture phrases and combinations.
MOVE ON DANCE:
Experienced dancers can enjoy fun, gentle dance technique with movement exploration, grounded in Laban Movement Analysis.
REPERTORY & PERFORMANCE:
Culminates in public performances August 12 (at Art on 8th) and September 10 (at Be In Brookland / Experience Edgewood). See separate registration form.
Learn the social dance Rueda de Casino and other Cuban dance forms. The classes use popular music including Son, Songo, Changui and Timba.
Saturday, July 2 at 9:30am: Beg. / Adv. Beg. Modern takes place as scheduled.
Saturday, July 2: All other adult classes cancelled.
Monday, July 4: All adult classes cancelled.
Header photo: Coyaba Dance Theater (c) Enoch Chan 2013