Dance

latin rhythm class

Latin Dance

hip hop class

Hip Hop Dance

Winter 2019 Mini Courses

Register for Dance Mini Courses this winter!

Beginners Hip Hop

Instructor: Gabriela Ortiz

  • Mondays: 7 pm - 8 pm, January 28 - March 4*
    • 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 a few 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/attire and sneakers. *Please note that there will not be class on Monday, January 21.

Beginners Latin Dance

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Mondays: 6 pm - 7:30 pm, January 28 - March 4*
    • 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. *Please note that there will not be class on Monday, January 21.

Intermediate Latin Dance

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Wednesdays: 6 pm - 7:30 pm, January 23 - February 27
    • 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 is needed. *Prerequisite: Must take the Beginners Latin Dance Class.

ZUMBA

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Wednesdays: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm, January 23 - February 27
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

Ditch the workout & join the party! A class with repetitive basic movements long to Latin and International rhythms. It is an effective cardio workout and 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!

Beginners Smooth

Instructor: Masha Gasyuchenko

  • Mondays: 7:30 pm - 9 pm, January 28 - March 4* 
    • 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. Stating with slow music we will work our way up to regular tempo/speed. No experience or partner is needed. Wear comfortable clothing/attire. *Please note that there will not be class on Monday, January 21.

Belly Dancing 

Instructor: Samantha Wolf

  • Thursdays: 8 pm - 9:30 pm, January 24 - February 28
    • Fee: $95 NU / $105 Public

Learn exciting, fun belly dancing moves. This course is 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.