Dance

latin rhythm class

Latin Dance

hip hop class

Hip Hop Dance

Spring 2019 Mini Courses

Register for Dance Mini Courses this spring!

Beginners Latin Dance

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Mondays: 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm, April 15 - May 20
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

This​ ​course​ ​will​ ​provide​ ​an​ ​introduction​ ​to​ ​Latin​ ​Ballroom​ ​basics,​ ​including​ ​the​ ​Cha-Cha, ​ Samba, Rumba,​ ​and​ ​Jive.​ ​It​ ​will​ ​also​ ​familiarize​ ​students​ ​with traditional ​and popular ballroom​ dances.​ We​ ​will incorporate​ ​basics ​steps​ ​into​​ mini-routines.​ ​Starting​ ​with​ ​slow​ ​music ​we​​ ​will​ ​work​ ​our​ ​way​ ​up ​​to​ ​regular tempo/speed.​ ​No​ ​experience​ ​or​ ​partner​ ​is​ ​needed.​ ​Wear​ ​comfortable​ ​clothing/attire.

 

Intermediate Latin Dance

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Wednesdays: 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm, April 17 - May 29*
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

This​ ​course​ ​will​ ​provide​ ​a continuation of the Beginners Latin Dance Class. We will continue to expand our knowledge of the Cha-Cha, Samba, Rumba,​ ​and​ ​Jive.​ We​ ​will start by reviewing the mini routines of the four dances from the beginners class and then start with new steps and choreography. Starting with slow music, we will work our way up to regular tempo/speed with more partner based advanced routines. Please wear comfortable clothing and apparel. No partner needed. *Please note there will be no class on May 8th. **Prerequisite: Must have taken Beginners Latin Dance.

 

ZUMBA

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Wednesdays: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, April 17 - May 29*
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

Ditch the workout, and join the party! A class with repetitive basic movements long to Latin and International rhythms. This effective cardio workout also tones all muscles of your body. When you take a Zumba class, you’ll have so much fun without realizing it’s a workout and it’ll keep you coming back for more! No​ ​experience​ ​or​ ​partner​ ​is​ ​needed.​ ​Wear​ ​comfortable fitness​ ​clothing/attire and be ready to have an awesome dance fitness party! *Please note there will be no class on May 8th.

 

Beginners Smooth

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Mondays: 6 pm - 7:30 pm, April 15 - May 20
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

This​ ​course​ ​will​ ​provide​ ​an​ ​introduction​ ​to​ American Smooth​ ​basics,​ ​including​ ​the​ Slow Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, and Foxtrot. ​It​ ​will​ ​also​ ​familiarize​ ​students​ ​with the​ traditional ​step of standard ballroom dancing.​ We​ ​will incorporate​ ​basics ​steps​ ​into​​ mini-routines.​​ Starting​ ​with​ ​slow​ ​music ​we​​ ​will​ ​work​ ​our​ ​way​ ​up ​​to​ ​regular tempo/speed.​ ​No​ ​experience​ ​or​ ​partner​ ​is​ ​needed.​ ​Wear​ ​comfortable​ ​clothing/attire.

 

 

Belly Dancing 

Instructor: Samantha Wolf

  • Thursdays: 8 pm - 9:30 pm, April 18 - May 30*
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

Learn exciting, fun belly dancing moves! In a course full of action and interaction, you will stretch, dance, and shimmy. It's a great study break and a chance to explore the world of Middle Eastern Dancing with professional dancer and instructor, Samantha Wolf. *Please note there will be no class on May 9th.

 

Beginners Hip Hop

Instructor: Gabriela Ortiz

  • Mondays: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm, April 15 - May 20
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

This course will focus on the techniques of Hip Hop (street/urban) dance styles. Through the introduction of foundational vocabularies of specific dance and their social and cultural contexts, students will develop proficiency in core techniques that are seen across a wide variety of Hip Hop dance styles. Students will practice proper alignment and posture for hip-hop dance, perform hip-hop isolations, grooves, footwork and basic movements—such as popping, locking and waves—and develop rhythmic interpretation of the movements to music. Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers.

 

Intermediate Hip Hop

Instructor: Gabriela Ortiz

  • Mondays: 8:45 pm - 9:45 pm, April 15 - May 20
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

This course will focus on the techniques of Hip Hop (street/urban) dance styles. Through the introduction of foundational vocabularies of specific dance and their social and cultural contexts, students will develop proficiency in core techniques that are seen across a wide variety of Hip Hop dance styles. Students will practice proper alignment and posture for hip-hop dance, perform hip-hop isolations, grooves, footwork and basic movements—such as popping, locking and waves—and develop rhythmic interpretation of the movements to music. Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers.