Adult Classes

Dance Classes for Adults: African dance, modern dance, hip-hop dance and more. Drop-in anytime for only $16!

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Adult Class Schedule (Jan-May 2018)

*No Class March 31

Monday
10 – 11:30am Adv. Modern Christopher K. Morgan
6:30 – 7:45pm NEW! Beg. / Int. Modern Sarah Beth Oppenheim
6:30 – 7:45pm Beg. Jazz Ralph Glenmore
8 – 9:30pm Adv. Contemporary Jazz Tiffanie Carson
Tuesday
4:30 – 5:30pm Zumba
(January 23 – February 27)
TBD
6:30 – 7:45pm Beg. African Marcia Howard
6:30 – 7:45pm Beg. / Adv. Beg. Salsa DC Casineros
7:45 – 9pm Int. Salsa DC Casineros
8 – 10pm Fieldwork for Mixed Disciplines
(February 6 – March 27)
Claire Alrich
Wednesday
10:15am – 12pm Adv. Modern ReVision dance company
6:30 – 7:45pm Int. Jazz Ralph Glenmore
6:30 – 7:45pm Beg. / Int. Hip-Hop Culture Shock DC
7:45 – 9pm Int. / Adv. Hip-Hop Culture Shock DC
Thursday
6:30 – 7:45pm Beg. African
(Takes place at the Edgewood Arts Center)
Sylvia Soumah
7 – 9pm Repertory & Performance
(February 15 – April 12)
ClancyWorks Dance Company
7:30 – 9pm Casino Partnerwork & Cuban Styling DC Casineros
Saturday
9:30 – 11am Beg. / Adv. Beg. Modern Carla Perlo
11am – 12:30pm Int. Modern Deborah Riley
12:30 – 1:30pm Beg. Hip-Hop Andrea Petty-Brown
1:45 – 3pm Beg. / Int. African Tiffany Harris

 

How to Sign Up For Class:

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: $130 for 10 classes
  • 5ClassPass: $70 for 5 classes
  • Pro/MemberPass: $110 for 10 classes
    (These passes are available to current Dance Place Members or dance professionals)

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2. DROP-IN ANYTIME FOR A SINGLE CLASS:

  • $10 (weekdays) or $16 (evenings and weekends)
  • Seniors (55+) and college students drop in for $13 per class
  • First time students pay for one drop in class and your next class is FREE!

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3. WORK / STUDY:
Free classes in exchange for volunteering at Dance Place. More Info.

Class Descriptions

 

AFRICAN DANCE:
Explore the richness of African Dance traditions from Guinea, Mali and Senegal.

HIP-HOP:
Learn a variety of urban dance styles, including popping, locking and house, taught by a rotating team of renowned guest instructors.

JAZZ DANCE:
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.

MODERN DANCE:
Experience a wide range of dance and movement techniques including Laban/Bartinieff, Horton, Social Dance and Yoga, using floorwork, gesture phrases and combinations.

REPERTORY & PERFORMANCE:
Weekly classes with our faculty culminate in public performances at Dance Place.  Register Now!

SALSA:
Learn the social dance Rueda de Casino and other Cuban dance forms. The classes use popular music including Son, Songo, Changui and Timba.

FIELDWORK: Fieldwork is a process that support the development of new artistic works. At each session, artists of any discipline show works-in-progress and exchange feedback with their peers in a format designed for artists. Register Now!

MOVE ON SALON: On January 12 & February 16 (10am-11:30am), enjoy movement exploration and improvisational scores following a warm up based on Laban Movement Analysis. Taught by Deborah Riley. Only $10! Register Now!

Class Updates & Substitutions

 

Header photo: Coyaba Dance Theater (c) Enoch Chan 2013