Modern Dance

Modern dance technique emphasizes freedom of movement and personal expression, and incorporates elements like contact-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation.

 

 

Private Modern Dance Lessons

For more information on Private Modern Dance Lessons, please click the link below.  Our instructors’ private lesson schedule can be viewed here.  Scroll down for current class list.

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Modern Dance Classes

 

Fundamentals of Horton Technique – Ages 10-17

Fridays. 7/10 – 8/28. 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Geared toward new and returning dancers, this course is designed to fortify and stretch the dancer’s body through a series of dynamic and energetic codified exercises. Developed in the mid-1900’s and used broadly as a training tool for professional and collegiate dancers, Horton Technique increases strength and develops a meticulous attention for detail. A valuable asset for dancers of all backgrounds, Horton emphasizes a whole body, anatomical approach to dance that enables unrestricted, dramatic freedom of expression.

This class is offered both in-person and virtual (live streamed). To ensure dancer safety and physical distancing, in-person class size is limited to 10. If in-person classes are restricted for part or all of the Summer Session, enrolled students will automatically be switched to the virtual class and tuition will be adjusted.

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Improvisation for Dancers – Ages 10-17

Fridays. 7/10 – 8/28. 4:30PM – 5:30PM

This playful improvisation class challenges students of all levels and abilities to explore new and unique movement patterns in a variety of styles of dance. Dancers will participate in a series of task-based movement generation activities and guided improvisation scores as they deepen self-awareness and develop confidence in artistic decision-making.

This class is offered both in-person and virtual (live streamed). To ensure dancer safety and physical distancing, in-person class size is limited to 10. If in-person classes are restricted for part or all of the Summer Session, enrolled students will automatically be switched to the virtual class and tuition will be adjusted.

Register – In Person

Register – Virtual

 

For our full schedule of classes for Summer 2020, see below.

SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

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