Classes: Adult

adult ballet classes, adult tap classes at the Dance Center in Newport News VA

College Age, Adults & Mature Teens

Current Classes, Ongoing & Upcoming Sessions / Workshops

BALLET BARRE & MODERN

Classes include a ballet barre and stretch good for those who have always wanted to dance or danced as a young child. Classes focus on the basics of ballet and is also good for those returning to dance after taking time off or recovering from an injury.

Following the ballet barre we step outside the lines of ballet and into the realm of freedom through movement. To do this students will be introduced to some of the foundational moves associated with varying modern styles. This is a great class for teen or young adult actors or singers too who may be looking to expand their knowledge of dance and their base of movement for stage performances and audition purposes.

  • Day/Time:
    • Ballet Barre & Modern Dance Combo: Tuesdays 7:00 - 8:30 pm

  • You would need:
    • Solid color leotard, pink or black tights, something you can move comfortably in to start.
    • Ballet shoes
    • Skirts and warmups optional

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INTERMEDIATE & ADVANCED BALLET

Classes include a classical ballet barre often complimented with a floor barre, wrapping up with center work and combinations. The intermediate and advanced levels are open to teens, college age and adults with ballet backgrounds.

  • Day/Time:
    • Intermediate & Advanced: Tuesdays 7:30 - 8:30 pm

  • You would need:
    • Solid color leotard, pink or black tights, something you can move comfortably in to start.
    • Ballet shoes
    • Skirts and warmups optional

Register

INTERMEDIATE & ADVANCED MODERN

The Intermediate & Advanced Modern Dance Class is an opportunity to expand the expressive vocabulary of the dancer by stepping outside the lines of ballet and into the realm of freedom through movement. Various styles of modern dance are covered throughout the season.

  • Day/Time:
    • Tuesdays 8:30 - 9:30 pm

  • You would need:
    • Anything you can move comfortably in, leotards, tights, dance shorts, tees, etc..
    • Barefeet, ballet shoes, half soles, or socks

Register

Jazz & Hip Hop

Jazz & Hip Hop Combo Class is offered as a beginning to intermediate level class for teens and young adults looking to improve their dance technique within the genres of jazz and hip hop. Class includes a basic warmup along with various styles covered throughout the year. This is a great class for teen or young adult actors or singers too who want to expand their base of movement and may not have had dance as a child or not stuck with it.

  • Day/Time:
    • TAP : Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30 pm

  • You would need:
    • Anything you can move comfortably in, leotards, tights, jazz pants, dance shorts, tees, etc..
    • Jazz shoes or Sneakers (no street worn shoes), any style, any color

Register

TAP

Tap is offered for those with tap backgrounds or those interested in getting back into tap after a hiatus. Technical warmups and combinations which build as the class progresses. Rank Beginners should inquire about new classes that may form throughout the year.

  • Day/Time:
    • TAP : Mondays 7:45 - 8:30 pm

  • You would need:
    • Anything you can move comfortably in, leotards, tights, jazz pants, dance shorts, tees, etc..
    • Tap shoes, any style, any color

Register



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