Dance Classes for Adults: African dance, modern dance, hip-hop dance and more.
Drop-in anytime for only $15!
Important Class Updates:
- View Winter / Spring 2016 Class Schedule
- View Master Class 2016 Schedule
- How to sign up for class
- Class Descriptions
Winter & Spring 2016, Class Schedule: Jan 4 – May 28
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Adv. Beg. / Int. Modern (Int. Modern from Mar 14)||Carla Perlo|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. Jazz||Ralph Glenmore|
|10:15 am – 12 pm||Adv. Modern ($10 only!)||Adrienne Clancy|
|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 ($10 only!)||ReVision dance company|
|6:30 – 8:00 pm||Balance Harmony (LAST CLASS APRIL 27)||Deborah Riley|
|6:30 – 8:00 pm||Beg. Jazz (FROM MAY 4)||Ralph Glenmore|
|6:30 – 7:45 pm||Beg. / Int. Hip-Hop||Culture Shock DC|
|7:30 – 9:30pm||Fieldwork for Mixed Disciplines
(Feb 24 – Apr 27)
|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||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||Zumba ($10 only!)||Wilma Consul|
|1:45 – 3 pm||Beg. / Int. African||Sylvia Soumah|
|3 – 5pm||Repertory & Performance
(Mar 13 – May 22, excl. Mar 27)
|Coyaba Dance Theater|
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.
Explore the richness of African Dance traditions from Guinea, Mali and Senegal.
Learn the history, movement and rhythm of traditional Yoruba and Orisha dances. For all levels.
Enhance your balance, weight shifting and range of movement through a unique blend of ballet warm up and Laban Space Harmony.
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 AND FIELDWORK:
Culminate in public performances at Dance Place. See separate registration forms for class descriptions and performance dates.
Learn the social dance Rueda de Casino and other Cuban dance forms. The classes use popular music including Son, Songo, Changui and Timba.
Fun fitness workout based on Latin dance moves. Getting in shape never felt so much like a party!
Wednesday, April 27 at 6:30pm: Last class in the Spring Balance Harmony Semester.
Wednesday, May 4 at 6:30pm: NEW Jazz with Ralph Glenmore.
Thursday, May 5 at 7:30pm: Cuban Partnerwork will be taught by Cedric Teamer.
Wednesday, May 18 at 10:15am: Malpaso Dance Company’s Master Class replaces Adv. Modern this week.
Header photo: Coyaba Dance Theater (c) Enoch Chan 2013