Specialty Dance

Specialty Dance Classes offer patrons the opportunity to have fun while exercising and learning new dance forms, whether you're a beginner or an experienced dancer. Progressive in nature, these classes start with fundamentals and work toward more complex steps and combinations. The classes in this section require pre-registration, no drop-ins are allowed, and are open to all levels of fitness and dance experience. Refunds will not be given unless a class is cancelled by the Recreation Center. Enrollment will not be accepted after the second week of classes. 

 

Fall 2016 Class Offerings


Ballet

This class focuses on classical ballet technique that improve posture, flexibility, strength and balance. All levels welcome.
Time: 10:30am-11:30 am
Location: Rice Dance Theater
Dates: Saturdays – Sept 24, Oct 1, Oct 8, Oct 15, Oct 22, and Oct 29
Instructor: Kate Rash
Cost: Members $45; Non-members $90
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Street Jazz

This class will focus on teaching students the fundamentals of street jazz using elements such as hip-hop, jazz and contemporary dancing styles.
Time5:30pm -6:30pm
Location: Rice Dance Theater
Dates: Wednesdays - Sept 28, Oct 5, Oct 12, Oct 19, Oct 26, and Nov 2
Instructor: Angie Juarez
Cost: Members $45; Non-members $90
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Modern

This class explores both the creative and technical aspects of dance. The class will help students understand anatomy through motion while providing tools for moving and thinking creatively outside of the classroom.
Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm
Location: Rice Dance Theater
Dates: Wednesdays – Sept 28, Oct 5, Oct 12, Oct 19, Oct 26, and Nov 2
Instructor: Lori Yuill
Cost: Members $45; Non-members $90
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Belly Dance

Belly dance offers fluidity, mind-body integration, and muscular awareness. You will leave this class with new grace and moves that release stress.
Time:  5:15pm-6:15pm
Location: Rice Dance Theater
Dates: Fridays – Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21, Oct 28, and Nov 4
Instructor: Jenny Trimmer
Cost: Members $45; Non-members $90
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*Classes are progressive. No drop-ins allowed.
* Enrollment will not be accepted after the 2nd week of classes.
*Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Refunds will not be given unless a class is cancelled by the Recreation Center.