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Mon 2nd
8:00am
ALL LEVEL Adult Tap Dance Classes

ALL LEVEL Adult Tap Dance Classes

The American Tap Dance Foundation
Winter/Spring  Adult Program  January 4 - June 24   Mondays 6:15 - 7:30, Beginner w/ Michela Marino-Lerman 6:15 - 7:30, Fast Beginner w/ Toni Noblett 7:30 - 8:30, Absolute Beginner w/ Michela Marino-Lerman   Tuesdays 12:00 - 1:00, Absolute Beginner w/ Gabe Winns  6:15 - 7:30, Slow Intermediate w/ Lynn Schwab 6:15 - 7:30, Advanced Beginner w/ Felipe Galganni 7:30-9:00, Intermediate Repertory w/Lynn…

 
8:30am
Gaga.People

Gaga.People

Mark Morris Dance Center
GAGA.PEOPLE Gaga is a movement language developed by Ohad Naharin in Israel to help dancers (and non-dancers alike) reconnect to the way they move. Teachers guide the participants using a series of evocative instructions that build one on top of the other. Rather than copying a particular movement, each participant in the class actively explores these instructions, discovering how he or she can interpret…

 
10:00am
Alexandra Beller Technique at Mark Morris

Alexandra Beller Technique at Mark Morris

Alexandra Beller/Dances
Join Alexandra Beller for a technique class at Mark Morris on Monday mornings   “As a teacher, I like to take each class as a fresh start, taking in the needs and energy of the people in the room. I encourage noticing, without judgment, areas and actions that are difficult for the student, be they balance, release, control, or simplicity. I encourage risk taking, reminding myself, and others,…

 
10:00am
Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern w/ Alexandra Beller

Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern w/ Alexandra Beller

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT./ADV. CONTEMPORARY MODERN Appropriate for both recreational dancers and professionals, this class provides students with an opportunity to explore movement drawn from a variety of contemporary styles in a fun environment that helps students develop musicality, technical proficiency and a sense of confidence. Technical exercises are designed to engage and gently challenge students' minds and…

 
10:00am
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Movement Research
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell February 1 – August 29 MON FRI 10am-12pm Gibney 280 Broadway No class May 30 & July 4   Utilizing Qi Gong-based principles and exercises, we will identify and engage the systems of the body. By practicing forms and visualizations, we will connect the corporeal to the energetic, the internal to the universal. This class is devoted to cultivating inner life force,…

 
10:00am
200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher Training

200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher Training

ANYA
200 HOUR REGISTERED YOGA TEACHER TRAINING ANYA’s 200 Hour RYT Training explores ancient yogic teachings through a multifaceted lens to reveal both the timeless wisdom and the modern appeal of yoga. Our blending of Eastern and Western philosophies, cutting edge fitness & meditation techniques and focus on physical alignment, in combination with our unique cueing system, makes ANYA teachers stand…

 
10:00am
Advanced Beginner Ballet class with Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet class with Kat Wildish

Ripley Grier Studios / 939 8th Avenue
All classes at Ripley Grier will be $15 per class / cash only Visit http://katwildish.com/classes/page2.php for more details or email hope@katwildish.com     ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy.…

 
5:30pm
FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS

FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
Celebrating life, challenge and different-ABILITIES for 22 Years!!! JOIN THE MIXED-ABILITY, INTER-GENERATIONAL COMMUNITY OF ARTIST, IN CREATIVE FELLOWSHIP ... FROM 3 to 103YRS OLD. ALL ARE WELCOME! A COMMUNITY OF INCLUSION FOR PARTICIPANTS WITH AND WITHOUT –“different-ABILITIES." TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME…

 
6:00pm
Zena Rommett Floor-Barre ®

Zena Rommett Floor-Barre ®

Mark Morris Dance Center
ZENA ROMMETT FLOOR-BARRE® Experience the gentle, yet effective benefits of Zena Rommett Floor-Barre® with certified teacher, Rickey Tripp. Floor-Barre® uses the floor to correct and refine body alignment, strengthen joints, and address musculo-skeletal functions. Based on ballet, Floor-Barre®, creates long exquisite lines. A pioneer in injury prevention and rehabilitation, Zena Rommett’s…

 
6:00pm
BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy

BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy

Movement Research
  BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy and guest BMD teachers February 8 – June 20 MON 6-7:15pm Eden’s Expressway, 537 Broadway $10 No class May 30     BodyMind Dancing™ is a somatic experience of anatomical gems and pleasurable dancing woven with improvisational structures and follow-along phrases. It is based in Dynamic Embodiment™, Dr. Eddy’s combo of Laban/Bartenieff studies…

 
6:30pm
Open Level Jazz/Hip-Hop Workshop w/ Wayne Daniels

Open Level Jazz/Hip-Hop Workshop w/ Wayne Daniels

Mark Morris Dance Center
OPEN LEVEL JAZZ/HIP-HOP WORKSHOP Based in the style of jazz/funk, this class introduces students to syncopated rhythms, isolated body movements, and classic hip-hop and jazz moves.  An excellent choice for the beginning dancer looking to expand their dance vocabulary in an upbeat environment with a strong focus on improving rhythm, coordination, and musicality. Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing…

 
6:30pm
BollyX: The Bollywood Workout

BollyX: The Bollywood Workout

Mark Morris Dance Center
BOLLYX Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program that combines exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. At the very core of a BollyX workout is the inspiration it draws from the music and dance of Bollywood, the film industry of India, to embody its infectious energy, expression and movement and aim to expand the reach of fitness to…

 
6:30pm
Beginner West African

Beginner West African

Ailey Extension
Instructor: Maguette Camara, Vado Diomande , Yah'Ya Kamate A high-spirited, high-powered rhythmic dance experience for anyone who loves to dance.

 
6:45pm
Adult Ballet Class - Upper East Side

Adult Ballet Class - Upper East Side

Open Level
Adult Beginner/Open Ballet class. One hour class suited for the adult beginner or student who has been away from ballet class. Structured barre, including stretches, plus center and simple diagonal combinations. Welcoming Environment. Affordable class tuition. Small Upper East Side studio. Cecchetti/Vaganova method.

 
6:45pm
Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Gibney Dance Union Square
This class is for the beginners or for dancers who want to refine their technique at a basic level.   ~~Sign up Kat's monthly newsletter here: http://katwildish.com/page7/

 
7:00pm
Tango Fundamentals Crash Course

Tango Fundamentals Crash Course

Strictly Tango NYC
Every Monday 7-9pm and Saturdays 2-4pm Tango Crash Course for Beginners is an intensive two hours crash course for people who want to undertake the challenge of learning all the basics of tango in one day. Students will be introduced to all of the basics they need to dance with elegance and style at milongas. No partner needed No tango experience required Leather soled shoes are required Takeaways: Fundamentals Posture,…

 
7:00pm
Beginning Ballet w/ Kelly Slough

Beginning Ballet w/ Kelly Slough

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEGINNING BALLET A great opportunity for the recreational dancer to hone one’s skills or for the professional dancer to re-examine the basics. Beginning Ballet assumes knowledge of basic ballet vocabulary and provides an opportunity to expand practice and sense of artistry. Mondays 7 - 8:30pm Instructor: Kelly Slough

 
7:15pm
The Underscore with Ilona Bito

The Underscore with Ilona Bito

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Class Description:The Underscore is a dance improvisation structure developed by Nancy Stark Smith in 1990 and practiced worldwide today. By mapping  a spectrum of states, from quiet, internal activity to high-energy, interactive dancing, the score becomes a vehicle for incorporating contact improvisation into a broader arena of improvisational dance practice; for developing ease dancing in spherical…

 
7:30pm
Open Level Capoeira w/ Leandro Silva

Open Level Capoeira w/ Leandro Silva

Mark Morris Dance Center
OPEN LEVEL CAPOEIRA Capoeira (Pronounced ka-poo-eyh-da) is an African-Brazilian martial art that incorporates acrobatics, dance, music, and songs in a rhythmic dialogue of body, mind, and spirit. It is a communal game in which two opponents play each other inside the roda (circle), formed by the other players who create rhythm for the game by clapping, singing and playing the berimbaus (African-Brazilian…

 
8:00pm
Int/Adv Contemporary Hip-Hop Class w/ Alexeya EM

Int/Adv Contemporary Hip-Hop Class w/ Alexeya EM

This class is for pre-professional/professional dancers looking to fuse classical contemporary forms with commercial hip-hop movement. Dancers will be given the space to embrace their authentic moving selves as a launching point towards challenging their physical process. Be ready to have a good time and bring your sneakers! Mondays 8-9:30pm www.alexeyaem.com

 
Tue 3rd
8:00am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS - TOTAL BODY BARRE CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS - TOTAL BODY BARRE CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Total Body Barre classes will be taught by Nathan Norrington & Hannah Simmons and will be held onTuesdays & Thursdays from 8 to 9am at Steps on Broadway. Single classes are $25 and a…

 
9:00am
Pilates Tower Class

Pilates Tower Class

Elite Body Pilates
Open classes for small groups on Pilates Tower equipment www.EliteBodyPilates.net info@EliteBodyPilates.net 212-717-1302

 
9:15am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Yin the Zone, created by former Tracey Anderson Method trainer Yin Yue, is comprised of three components: sculpting, strengthening, and cardio. Yin the Zone classes will be held on Tuesdays…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Advanced Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Mark Morris Dance Center

 
10:00am
C O R E  M O T I O N with Daria Faïn

C O R E M O T I O N with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
C O R E  M O T I O N with Daria Faïn February 2 – June 30 T TH 10am-12pm Gibney 280 Broadway $14   C O R E M O T I O N Inner Structure (Tuesdays) Based on Qi Gong, this technical class focuses on the inner structure of the body approached as a whole organism. It is a tool to strengthen and cultivate core alignment in connection to all of the systems in the body and the opening of energy…

 
10:00am
Klein Technique™  with Barbara Mahler

Klein Technique™ with Barbara Mahler

Movement Research
Klein Technique™ with Barbara Mahler – for movers of all kinds February 2 – August 18 T TH 10am-12pm Eden's Expressway, 537 Broadway $14     The work in class engages us in a process that facilitates changes in the way we see, use, and relate to our bodies moving in space. We work with the deep connections closest to the bones, particularly in the pelvis, which frees the upper body…

 
2:00pm

Pilates Mat Class for Dancers

Movement Research
Pilates Mat Class for Dancers February 2 – August 30 TUE 2-3:15pm Gibney 280 Broadway $14 Feb – June Johanna S. Meyer July – August Adi Eytan   Class incorporates dance, somatic practices, and strength training. These approaches are used to work with a range of bodies. We use props in-conjunction with Pilates exercises to open and release tightness that might inhibit movement. We organize…

 
2:00pm
Approach to Dance

Approach to Dance

Shen Tao Studio
Learn how the Shen Tao Approach can deepen your practice of classical andcontemporary dance. A two hour class organized around aspecific technical or movement principle. An emphasis is placed on openingblocked musculature, coordinating joint function, strengthening muscle tissue, and tractioning joints. By deepening your experiential understanding of these principles, you will…

 
5:30pm
FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS

FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
Celebrating life, challenge and different-ABILITIES for 22 Years!!! JOIN THE MIXED-ABILITY, INTER-GENERATIONAL COMMUNITY OF ARTIST, IN CREATIVE FELLOWSHIP ... FROM 3 to 103YRS OLD. ALL ARE WELCOME! A COMMUNITY OF INCLUSION FOR PARTICIPANTS WITH AND WITHOUT –“different-ABILITIES." TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME…

 
6:00pm
Beg. Contemporary Simonson Technique w/ Chris Heller

Beg. Contemporary Simonson Technique w/ Chris Heller

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG. SIMONSON TECHNIQUE Simonson Technique, created and developed by master teacher Lynn Simonson, is an organic approach to movement that prepares the body to dance in a way that is anatomically intelligent and somatically aware. The goals of Simonson Technique training are to eliminate the pre-disposition to injury from previous mis-alignment patterns, develop and support the body in a way that…

 
6:15pm
Beginner Ballet with Jose Traba

Beginner Ballet with Jose Traba

Jose Traba
You're invited to beginner ballet class at Gibney 890 Broadway, 5th Floor! 6:15-7:45pm An informative and fun class that focuses on strengthening technique that will be ongoing every week.  FIRST CLASS starts on December 1st! No pressure, a fun low-stress physical workout. Come and join us for a great learning experience. 

 
6:30pm
Beg./Int. Tap Workshop w/ Derek Roland

Beg./Int. Tap Workshop w/ Derek Roland

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG. TAP DANCE WORKSHOP An ideal class for beginners, this class is for the student who wishes to improve rhythm and musicality while learning and developing basic tap technique. Open to adult students of any age, and it explores tap styles from different time periods. Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move Tap shoes Tuesdays 6:30-7:30 Instructor: Derek Roland

 
6:30pm
Into to Ballet Workshop - A w/ Cara Surico

Into to Ballet Workshop - A w/ Cara Surico

Mark Morris Dance Center
INTRO TO BALLET WORKSHOP Intro. to Ballet A For true beginner students, this class is the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of ballet. Develop your skillset in traditional dance elements in a non-competitive, fun environment with live musical accompaniment. A great choice for newcomers and students looking to refresh their technique after an extended hiatus from dancing. One or two 6-week…

 
6:30pm

Int./Adv. Modern w/ MMDG company members

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT./ADV. MODERN DANCE - MMDG SERIES This class provides students with an opportunity to study with MMDG, whose members have received “highest praise for their technical aplomb, their musicality, and their sheer human authenticity” (Bloomberg News). Explore the innovative work of Mark Morris in a fun environment with technical exercises designed to engage and gently challenge students' minds…

 
6:30pm
Mind Body Dancer® Yoga

Mind Body Dancer® Yoga

Mark Morris Dance Center
MIND BODY DANCER® YOGA Mind Body Dancer®, as developed by TaraMarie Perri, is an alignment-based, breath-focused style of yoga for anybody interested in cultivating sustainable pathways of the body and mind. Classes are thoughtful and detailed, educational, and expressive, as they flowingly pair energetic imagery and anatomical themes. Warming up, foster the breath as the meeting ground for physical…

 
6:30pm
Adult Pointe Class

Adult Pointe Class

Peridance
Pointe with Kat Wildish serves students at all levels of pointe technique, from beginners in their first time up in the shoes to seasoned professionals maintaining fundamentals. Starting with an intense barre warm-up series to strengthen deep muscles in the legs and feet, the class progresses slowly to center work and variation practice. A different piece of classical repertoire will be taught and…

 
6:45pm
Open Mat Pilates Class

Open Mat Pilates Class

Momentum Pilates
Starting Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 Tuesdays from 6:45-7:45pm Join Dana Florin-Weiss on Tuesday evenings for Core Integration, a Mat Pilates class at Momentum Pilates (80 East 11th Street, Suite 205C, NYC). With the belief that a balanced body begins with a strong and vital core, we will work each week to build greater physical awareness and develop coordinated strength to support your moving…

 
7:00pm
Harlem Swing Dance Classes - Swing on Tuesdays!

Harlem Swing Dance Classes - Swing on Tuesdays!

The Harlem Swing Dance Society
No partner necessary: On Tuesdays learn Harlem's Signature Cultural Dance - The Lindy Hop /Swing Dance - with The Harlem Swing Dance Society (THSDS).  Savoy Ballroom Legend Sonny Allen will assist you to learn the smooth style and other techniques to get you social dancing! Class is from 7pm to 8pm. For more info contact THSDS at the hotline 347 - 709 - 7022 or email theharlemswingdancesociety@gmail.com.…

 
7:15pm
Dance & Sweat

Dance & Sweat

DivaDance Company
Dance & Sweat is a 45-minute, high energy dance party with fun and sassy moves for all levels. The easy-to-follow choreography is set to a playlist of all your favorite pop songs — and some classic favorites! No dance experience required! $25 per class • From $20 per visit with First Time Diva pass • Purchase required to enroll Celebrate #SquadGoals with a sweaty, sexy, stress-free dance…

 
7:30pm
São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company
Recognized as one of the major dance companies of Latin America, São Paulo Dance Company makes its Joyce debut with works showcasing the incredible dynamics, versatility, and passion of Brazilian dancers. The program includes Céu Cinzento, Clébio Oliveira’s 2015 work examining impossible love; Gen, Cassi Abranches’s 2014 work highlighting the transition from dancer to choreographer; Mamihlapinatapai,…

 
7:30pm
UNDER EXPOSED

UNDER EXPOSED

DixonPlace
ABOUT THIS SHOW Initiated in the early 90s, this series focuses on emerging, up & coming contemporary choreographers who are refining/defining their distinctive styles. Curated by Doug Post. Featuring Robert Burke, Amy Pivar, Lauren Cox & Albert Delgado ABOUT THE ARTISTS Robert Mark Burke is a New Jersey-based choreographer, dancer and teaching artist. Over the past few years, his work has been…

 
7:30pm

Flamenco Vivo Presents Voces de Andalucia

Flamenco Vivo
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana celebrates the fundamental power and diversity of flamenco in Voces de Andalucia, the company’s 2016 NYC season, May 3-8 at Brooklyn Academy of Music’s BAM Fisher Building, 321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, New York.   Founded in 1983, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana is one of this country's longest-established flamenco companies, dedicated to promoting flamenco as…

 
7:30pm
Int./Adv. Tap Workshop w/ Derek Roland

Int./Adv. Tap Workshop w/ Derek Roland

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT./ADV. TAP WORKSHOP Intermediate / Advanced Tap Dance expands upon  students' technique, with increased emphasis on rhythm and musicality.  For dancers with at least 3 years of tap dance experience. Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move Tap shoes Tuesdays 7:30-8:30pm Instructor: Derek Roland

 
7:30pm
Voces de Andalucia

Voces de Andalucia

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents VOCES DE ANDALUCIA, a three-part suite of contemporary flamenco dance and music inspired by the cultural richness of Andalucia, the region of Spain known as “the cradle of flamenco.” Voces – “voices” – explores this land of inspiration through two Andalucian-born artists, Pablo Picasso and the playwright-poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Featuring…

 
7:30pm
Kukuwa w/ Cassandra Nuamah

Kukuwa w/ Cassandra Nuamah

Mark Morris Dance Center
KUKUWA Get ready to explore Africa without a passport and learn to move muscles you didn’t know you had!  Kukuwa ® African Dance Workout is not only a workout, it's an education and journey one experiences each time they move their boombsey.  It will take you on an exotic African expedition pumping fun through your veins, burning crazy calories and sweating buckets. Kukuwa ® African Dance…

 
7:30pm
Feldenkrais Method w/ Rebecca Davis

Feldenkrais Method w/ Rebecca Davis

Mark Morris Dance Center
FELDENKRAIS METHOD In this Awareness Through Movement® class, students learn a direct and effective means for healing pain, while also improving posture, flexibility and coordination. Classes are non-competitive and students move according to their own comfort level and progress at their own rate. The emphasis is on sensory learning. The lessons are of benefit to everyone wishing to move with greater…

 
7:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
8:30pm

New Absolute Beginners Workshop: Introduction to Flamenco Dance

Flamenco NYC
Absolute Beginners is the ideal workshop to start dancing flamenco. Workshop classes are taught in order to be able to cover and practice all basic aspects for students without prior dance experience. Classes focus on strong footwork, upper body coordination, understanding flamenco music and compás, proper posture and breathing. We will begin to develop the muscle strength and dance skills necessary…

 
Wed 4th
8:00am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Yin the Zone, created by former Tracey Anderson Method trainer Yin Yue, is comprised of three components: sculpting, strengthening, and cardio. Yin the Zone classes will be held on Tuesdays…

 
8:30am
Stretch w/ Nicole Restani

Stretch w/ Nicole Restani

Mark Morris Dance Center
STRETCH Wake up your body with a 45-minute open level morning yoga stretch class. With an emphasis on breath, this class is a relaxing way to rid yourself of any aches and pains and stretch the major muscle groups of your body. Wednesdays 8:30 - 9:15am Instructor: Nicole Restani

 
9:15am

Core Strengthening w/ Nicole Restani

Mark Morris Dance Center
CORE STRENGTHENING Invigorate your body with a 45-minute open level yoga core strengthening class. In this workout we will focus on toning muscles of the abdomen, as well as the back, chest, and pelvis. Wednesdays 9:15 - 10:00am Instructor: Nicole Restani

 
9:15am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! BOOT CAMP CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! BOOT CAMP CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Boot Camp classes will be taught by Matthew Griffin and will be held on Wednesdays from 9:15 to 10:15am at Steps on Broadway. Single classes are $25 and a 5 class pack is $100. For more…

 
10:00am
Ballet with Andrew Champlin

Ballet with Andrew Champlin

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Class Description: The form is ballet, the body is yours. In this mixed-level technique class we focus on alignment, weight, and personal structure and how to coordinate these elements musically in space. Balletic and human, this class prepares the dancer to move through a wide range of contemporary forms. Bio: Andrew Champlin started dancing in Portland, Oregon at age four. Since then he’s moved…

 
10:00am
Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern (Guest Series) w/ Megan Williams

Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern (Guest Series) w/ Megan Williams

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT./ADV. CONTEMPORARY - GUEST SERIES Led by a different guest artist every month, this series allows the professional and intermediate/advanced recreational dancer to learn from a wide range of artists and performers. The class provides students with an opportunity to explore movement drawn from a variety of contemporary styles in a fun environment that helps students develop musicality, technical…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet w/ David Leventhal

Advanced Ballet w/ David Leventhal

Mark Morris Dance Center
ADVANCED BALLET Ideal for both the contemporary and classical dancers at the  advanced and professional level, Advanced Ballet follows the structure of a traditional ballet class, placing emphasis on rhythm and musicality.  Students are provided with a challenging and engaging technique class within a fun, energetic, and supportive dance community.   Wednesdays 10am - 12pm Instructor: David…

 
10:00am
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
11:00am
Bartenieff Fundamentals with Alexandra Beller

Bartenieff Fundamentals with Alexandra Beller

Alexandra Beller
Bartenieff focuses on improving body mechanics, increasing efficient movement patterns, and conditioning the body to choose the most organic functional pathway for any given movement situation.   Classes held Wednesdays 11am-12:30pm at Spoke the Hub Gowanus No class April 27

 
12:00pm
Adv. Contemporary Simonson Technique w/ Laurie DeVito

Adv. Contemporary Simonson Technique w/ Laurie DeVito

Mark Morris Dance Center
ADV. SIMONSON TECHNIQUE Simonson Technique, created and developed by master teacher Lynn Simonson, is an organic approach to movement that prepares the body to dance in a way that is anatomically intelligent and somatically aware. The goals of Simonson Technique training are to eliminate the pre-disposition to injury from previous mis-alignment patterns, develop and support the body in a way that…

 
12:00pm
Kat Wildish Pro Level 2hours Ballet Class at Beautiful Gibney Studio 5-2

Kat Wildish Pro Level 2hours Ballet Class at Beautiful Gibney Studio 5-2

Gibney Dance Union Square
Kat Wildish Kat Wildish grew up in Tampa, Florida, but she shot from the beach to the balletic big time at the age of 15, when she toured the southern United States as a member of Ballet Gala, on stage with such superstars as Rudolf Nureyev, Margot Fonteyn, Cynthia Gregory, and Fernando Bujones. She received further training—on a two-year full scholarship from the Ford Foundation—at the nation’s…

 
1:00pm
President

President

The Lab
The Teaching Lab Pilates Apparatus Certification is a 620 hour course covering the Reformer, Wunda Chair and Cadillac Pilates apparatus. Our contemporary approach focuses on the development of the eye and intellect of the instructor to properly access postural imbalances and apply the most effective exercise selection possible to rebalance the body of each individual client. Students are encouraged…

 
2:00pm

Alexander Technique

Movement Research
Alexander Technique February 3 – August 31 WED 2-4pm Gibney 280 Broadway February Sarah White-Ayón March 2, 9, 16 Emily Faulkner March 23, 30 TBA April-May Emily Faulkner June-July Rachel Bernsen August TBA Alexander Technique looks at the way we carry out our intentions. Often we use a process that is habitual, unconscious, and counterproductive. The technique offers a practice of staying…

 
6:00pm
Beginning Pilates w/ Blossom Leilani Crawford

Beginning Pilates w/ Blossom Leilani Crawford

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG. PILATES The exercises created by Joseph H. Pilates use muscle control, breathing techniques, imagery and postural alignment to strengthen the entire body. There is an emphasis on range of motion, as well as intensive work on abdominal muscles.  This beginning Pilates class provides an encouraging, informative environment for beginning students to work on the foundational exercises of the technique. Wednesdays…

 
6:30pm
2017 Application Info Session

2017 Application Info Session

CUNY Dance Initiative
New York City choreographers and dance companies are invited to apply for residencies via the CUNY Dance initiative (CDI). If selected, artists will have the opportunity to rehearse, teach and perform on one of 12 CUNY campuses across the boroughs. Applications for 2017 residencies will be accepted via the CUNY Dance Initiative website from April 28 - May 17, 2016. Those planning to apply for a CDI…

 
6:30pm
Beginning Modern Workshop w/ Nicole Restani

Beginning Modern Workshop w/ Nicole Restani

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG. MODERN WORKSHOP An ideal class for beginners, this class teaches students the rudimentary movements that are the foundation for classical modern dance. Students will focus on contractions, spirals, basic floor work, and elemental concepts of space, time and force. They will also build core strength and flexibility in a fun and encouraging environment. Suggested attire: •    Comfortable…

 
6:30pm

Belly Dance w/ Arianna al Tiye

Mark Morris Dance Center
BELLY DANCE Based in the classical rhythms of North and East Africa, this class explores the traditional, folkloric belly dances of the region.  Both a physical and educational study of the traditions and techniques involved with belly dance, this class offers participants a unique, well-rounded approach not just to the movement but to the method behind the movement as well.  Suggested Attire: Comfortable…

 
6:45pm
 2hours Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

2hours Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

Gibney Dance Union Square
Kat Wildish Kat Wildish grew up in Tampa, Florida, but she shot from the beach to the balletic big time at the age of 15, when she toured the southern United States as a member of Ballet Gala, on stage with such superstars as Rudolf Nureyev, Margot Fonteyn, Cynthia Gregory, and Fernando Bujones. She received further training—on a two-year full scholarship from the Ford Foundation—at the nation’s…

 
7:00pm
Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Ballez
Choreographed by: Katy Pyle with Jules Skloot and the Company Directed by: Katy Pyle The Ballez returns to radically, queerly re-imagine another tale from the ballet canon. Celebrating the lives of lesbian, queer, and transgender people in the L.E.S., Sleeping Beauty & the Beast is a two-act Ballez spanning two theaters at La Mama, and two eras of L.E.S. activist herstory separated by 100 years.…

 
7:00pm

Int. West African w/ Mouminatou Camara

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT. WEST AFRICAN A class for those with experience with West African Dance – this high energy class explores traditional dances from West Africa. Each week one or two new dances are explored. The start of a class builds on traditional West African dance techniques, followed by practice across the floor, and culminating in a final phrase. This class is accompanied by live music on traditional…

 
7:00pm
Intermediate Pilates w/ Blossom Leilani Crawford

Intermediate Pilates w/ Blossom Leilani Crawford

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT. PILATES The exercises created by Joseph H. Pilates use muscle control, breathing techniques, imagery and postural alignment to strengthen the entire body. There is an emphasis on range of motion, as well as intensive work on abdominal muscles.   This intermediate Pilates class builds on the principles practiced in Beginning Pilates while incorporating more challenging exercises. Wednesdays…

 
7:00pm
Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern w/ Chris Masters

Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern w/ Chris Masters

Mark Morris Dance Center
INT./ADV. CONTEMPORARY MODERN Appropriate for both recreational dancers and professionals, this class provides students with an opportunity to explore movement drawn from a variety of contemporary styles in a fun environment that helps students develop musicality, technical proficiency and a sense of confidence. Technical exercises are designed to engage and gently challenge students' minds and…

 
7:00pm
Ballet with Julio Alegria

Ballet with Julio Alegria

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Ballet Class for Adults with Julio Alegria Dwana Smallwod Performing Arts Center $12 for the first time class, $15 for class www.dwanasmallwoodpac.org Every Wednesday and Thursday at 7pm Welcome all levels and ages Julio Alegria was born and raised in Mexico City. Julio received his training from the National Arts Center. Upon moving to the United States, he studied at Ballet Academy East.…

 
7:30pm
São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company
Recognized as one of the major dance companies of Latin America, São Paulo Dance Company makes its Joyce debut with works showcasing the incredible dynamics, versatility, and passion of Brazilian dancers. The program includes Céu Cinzento, Clébio Oliveira’s 2015 work examining impossible love; Gen, Cassi Abranches’s 2014 work highlighting the transition from dancer to choreographer; Mamihlapinatapai,…

 
7:30pm
Voces de Andalucia

Voces de Andalucia

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents VOCES DE ANDALUCIA, a three-part suite of contemporary flamenco dance and music inspired by the cultural richness of Andalucia, the region of Spain known as “the cradle of flamenco.” Voces – “voices” – explores this land of inspiration through two Andalucian-born artists, Pablo Picasso and the playwright-poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Featuring…

 
7:30pm

Zumba w/ Daniel Matthews

Mark Morris Dance Center
ZUMBA It’s time to get moving! ZUMBA® is a dance-based fitness class using international music and steps – Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Swing, Tango, Samba, Reggaeton (Latin/Funk), and more. Nonstop energetic routines feature intervals with fast and slow rhythms in addition to resistance training. No partner or previous dance experience required.  Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing in which…

 
8:00pm
LEIMAY LUDUS: Community Class

LEIMAY LUDUS: Community Class

LEIMAY
  Led by LEIMAY core ensemble member Andrea Jones with other members of the ensemble, the LEIMAY LUDUS Community Class is a donation based drop-in class.  This class is accessible to everyone and no dance or movement training is necessary. Note that this is not a performance oriented class. LEIMAY has been investigating and exploring a variety of exercises which aid in the conditioning of a loose…

 
8:00pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Kathy Wasik & Quentin Burley Dance Group

Triskelion Arts Presents... Kathy Wasik & Quentin Burley Dance Group

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Kathy Wasik & Quentin Burley Dance Group May 4, 2016 at 8pm Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 – Enter on Banker Street Tickets: $16 in advance, $20 at the door Purchase at www.eventbrite.com/e/triskelion-arts-presents-kathy-wasik-quentin-burley-dance-group-tickets-22233023572 More Info: www.triskelionarts.org Triskelion…

 
8:00pm
Gaga.People w/ Gaga Faculty

Gaga.People w/ Gaga Faculty

Mark Morris Dance Center
GAGA.PEOPLE Gaga is a movement language developed by Ohad Naharin in Israel to help dancers (and non-dancers alike) reconnect to the way they move. Teachers guide the participants using a series of evocative instructions that build one on top of the other. Rather than copying a particular movement, each participant in the class actively explores these instructions, discovering how he or she can interpret…

 
8:15pm
Modern with Jesse Zaritt

Modern with Jesse Zaritt

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Bio: Jesse Zaritt is the 2014-2016 Research Fellow in the School of Dance at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He is currently collaborating with Mark Haim, Jumatatu Poe and Katie Swords on three new duet projects. He has performed his solo work in Russia, Korea, Germany, New York, Japan, Mexico and Israel. His solo ‘Binding’ is the recipient of three 2010 New York Innovative Theater…

 
Thu 5th
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8:00am
Tap City 2016

Tap City 2016

The American Tap Dance Foundation
Tap City 2016 Master Classes & Training Programs for Youth, Teens & Adults Premiere Performances & Public Events Saturday, July 9 – Saturday, July 16, 2016   Tap City is the preeminent tap dance festival of the world and is the quintessential celebration of our collective American heritage – virtues that are certainly evident in tap’s hometown, New York City. Each year, Tap City offers…

 
8:00am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS - TOTAL BODY BARRE CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS - TOTAL BODY BARRE CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Total Body Barre classes will be taught by Nathan Norrington & Hannah Simmons and will be held onTuesdays & Thursdays from 8 to 9am at Steps on Broadway. Single classes are $25 and a…

 
9:15am
NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

NEW! MORNING FIT @ STEPS! YIN THE ZONE CLASSES

Steps on Broadway
Steps on Broadway introduces Morning Fit @ Steps - excercise classes for everyone, beginning the week of January 11, 2016. Morning Fit @ Steps is comprised of Boot Camp, Total Body Barre, and Yin the Zone classes. Yin the Zone, created by former Tracey Anderson Method trainer Yin Yue, is comprised of three components: sculpting, strengthening, and cardio. Yin the Zone classes will be held on Tuesdays…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Advanced Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Mark Morris Dance Center
ADVANCED BALLET Ideal for both the contemporary and classical dancers at the  advanced and professional level, Advanced Ballet follows the structure of a traditional ballet class, placing emphasis on rhythm and musicality.  Students are provided with a challenging and engaging technique class within a fun, energetic, and supportive dance community.   Thursdays 10am - 12pm Instructor: Ashley…

 
10:00am
C O R E  M O T I O N with Daria Faïn

C O R E M O T I O N with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
C O R E  M O T I O N with Daria Faïn February 2 – June 30 T TH 10am-12pm Gibney 280 Broadway $14   C O R E M O T I O N Inner Structure (Tuesdays) Based on Qi Gong, this technical class focuses on the inner structure of the body approached as a whole organism. It is a tool to strengthen and cultivate core alignment in connection to all of the systems in the body and the opening of energy…

 
10:00am
Klein Technique™  with Barbara Mahler

Klein Technique™ with Barbara Mahler

Movement Research
Klein Technique™ with Barbara Mahler – for movers of all kinds February 2 – August 18 T TH 10am-12pm Eden's Expressway, 537 Broadway $14     The work in class engages us in a process that facilitates changes in the way we see, use, and relate to our bodies moving in space. We work with the deep connections closest to the bones, particularly in the pelvis, which frees the upper body…

 
2:00pm
Approach to Dance

Approach to Dance

Shen Tao Studio
Learn how the Shen Tao Approach can deepen your practice of classical andcontemporary dance. A two hour class organized around aspecific technical or movement principle. An emphasis is placed on openingblocked musculature, coordinating joint function, strengthening muscle tissue, and tractioning joints. By deepening your experiential understanding of these principles, you will…

 
4:00pm
Baby Ballet with Julio Alegria

Baby Ballet with Julio Alegria

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Ballet Class for Kids ( 5-6 years old ) with Julio Alegria $12 for class Every Thursday 4-4:45pm Julio received his training from the National Arts Center. Upon moving to the United States, he studied at Ballet Academy East. Julio has danced for companies and choreographers in Mexico, Canada, Europe, and the United States, including Dance Theater of Harlem, Alabama Ballet, Les Ballets Trockadero…

 
6:00pm

Gyrokinesis w/ Alexandra Berger

Mark Morris Dance Center
GYROKINESIS GYROKINESIS® is a fluid non-weight-bearing yoga for the spine and focuses on opening up the joints and muscles from the inside outward, through movement. Starting in a seated posture, the class warms up with gentle spinal motions in all directions: arching, curling, spiraling, & tilting, utilizing an active breath to slowly deepen the action. Adding in the legs and then moving to the…

 
6:00pm

Open Level Adult Modern Class

Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance
From 6 - 7:30pm on Thursdays, our adult classes are ideal for both the first time mover as well as returning students to dance. In a relaxed and encouraging environment, students explore Paul Taylor’s style and choreography through basic modern exercises and movement phrases. Single-class drop-ins for $17 are welcome.

 
6:00pm
Kathak Beginner/Intermediate

Kathak Beginner/Intermediate

Lotus Music & Dance
Kathak Beginner/Intermediate w/ Pandit S.N. Charka  Thursdays 6pm-7pm (Jan Only) Thursdays 6pm-8pm (Feb - June) 2x a month Location: Simple Studios  134 West 29th Street 2nd Floor Manhattan, NY 10001 Fees: Class Prices are as follows: Two Night Purchase: Non-Members $150; Members pay $140 One Night Purchase: Non-Members $80; Members pay $70  Lotus Membership: $25 (annual) Membership expires…

 
6:30pm
Intro to NY Style Salsa Workshop

Intro to NY Style Salsa Workshop

Ballet Hispanico
INTRO TO NEW YORK SALSA  WITH AMANDA MARQUEZ Thursday, May 5th, 2016 6:30 pm workshop 7:30 pm practice social! Explore lively Latin rhythms and social dance in this Salsa On2 workshop! Develop rhythmic understanding, learn movement qualities from fundamentals to advanced, and improve your partnering technique--we won’t just teach you steps, we’ll teach you how to dance. No partner needed.…

 
6:30pm
Pilates Basics w/ Nathaniel Lee

Pilates Basics w/ Nathaniel Lee

Mark Morris Dance Center
PILATES BASICS Pilates Basics focuses on form and Joseph Pilates' principles of breath, concentration, and center, as well as modern ideas of mind/body connection and coordination. This class is suitable for Pilates students of all levels. Beginners are welcomed and encouraged! Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30pm Instructor: Nathaniel Lee

 
6:30pm
Intro to Ballet Workshop B w/ Judith Nelson

Intro to Ballet Workshop B w/ Judith Nelson

Mark Morris Dance Center
INTRO TO BALLET WORKSHOP Intro to Ballet B Expand knowledge developed in Intro to Ballet A with a class designed to improve your technique before moving to beginner level ballet classes. A lively atmosphere energized by live musical accompaniment provides space for students to further develop and improve musicality, technical proficiency and a sense of confidence at the barre. One or two 6-week…

 
6:30pm
Beg./Int. Modern w/ MMDG company member Lesley Garrison

Beg./Int. Modern w/ MMDG company member Lesley Garrison

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG./INT. MODERN DANCE A great opportunity to continue to hone and refine the skills developed in Beginning Modern dance, this class teaches students more advanced classical modern dance vocabulary.  Students will focus on contractions, spirals, basic floor work, and elemental concepts of space, time and force. They will also build core strength and flexibility in a fun and encouraging environment.…

 
6:30pm
Beginner West African

Beginner West African

Ailey Extension
Instructor: Maguette Camara, Vado Diomande , Yah'Ya Kamate A high-spirited, high-powered rhythmic dance experience for anyone who loves to dance.

 
6:45pm
Adult Ballet Class - Upper East Side

Adult Ballet Class - Upper East Side

Open Level
Adult Beginner/Open Ballet class. One hour class suited for the adult beginner or student who has been away from ballet class. Structured barre, including stretches, plus center and simple diagonal combinations. Welcoming Environment. Affordable class tuition. Small Upper East Side studio. Cecchetti/Vaganova method.

 
7:00pm
Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Ballez
Choreographed by: Katy Pyle with Jules Skloot and the Company Directed by: Katy Pyle The Ballez returns to radically, queerly re-imagine another tale from the ballet canon. Celebrating the lives of lesbian, queer, and transgender people in the L.E.S., Sleeping Beauty & the Beast is a two-act Ballez spanning two theaters at La Mama, and two eras of L.E.S. activist herstory separated by 100 years.…

 
7:00pm
Beg./Int. Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Beg./Int. Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG./INT. BALLET A mixed level class, Beg/Int Ballet allows for beginning dancers to challenge themselves and for advanced dancers to take a simpler class to strengthen fundamental technical principles.  Thursdays 7 - 8:30pm Instructor: Ashley Tuttle

 
7:00pm
Ballet with Julio Alegria

Ballet with Julio Alegria

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Ballet Class for Adults with Julio Alegria Dwana Smallwod Performing Arts Center $12 for the first time class, $15 for class www.dwanasmallwoodpac.org Every Wednesday and Thursday at 7pm Welcome all levels and ages Julio Alegria was born and raised in Mexico City. Julio received his training from the National Arts Center. Upon moving to the United States, he studied at Ballet Academy East.…

 
7:30pm
 TALE OF CUANI ~PLUS~ JITTERBUG AND THE AFTERMATH

TALE OF CUANI ~PLUS~ JITTERBUG AND THE AFTERMATH

DixonPlace
Tale of Cuani Lakisha May * After a horrific experience, a sex worker discovers she has the power to manipulate & cause pain. Cuani is like the Aztec goddess, Tlaelcuani/Tlazolteotl, who in one form inspires debauched behavior & in another form forgives sinners and removes corruption from the world. In this staged workshop, we will see her discover & hone her superpower. She will learn to fight, as…

 
7:30pm
toPRAY

toPRAY

InNprogress Collective
Choreography: Afshin Varjavandi Dancers: Luca Calderini, Mattia Maiotti, Jenny Mattaioli, Elia Pangaro Light design: Fabio Galeotti Sound Design: Angelo Benedetti There is moment for everyone when we learn to look inside ourselves: only our own eyes can have that vision. toPRAY tells the point of view from which we observe ourselves. toPRAY is a passage. Sometimes the journey to reach the human…

 
7:30pm
Open Level Salsa Workshop

Open Level Salsa Workshop

Mark Morris Dance Center
OPEN LEVEL SALSA WORKSHOP This class covers the basics of salsa dancing in the traditional New York On 2 style. Classes will include stretching, body isolation, and styling techniques and will focus on footwork and basic partner work skills. A great opportunity to learn and refine your social dance skills in a fun, friendly, and exciting environment. This class used to be the Beginner Salsa Workshop…

 
7:30pm
Original Love?

Original Love?

Movement in C
Most of us have loved, searched for love, given up on love, loved love, and hated love. This journey is not linear, it weaves, it reflects, it moves forward, and it looks back. In one night, two-pieces explore different relationships with love. On one hand we’ve lost love, and can’t get away, on the other, we search, we get down, and dig. In both these pieces, love drives action, love drives emotion,…

 
7:30pm
Voces de Andalucia

Voces de Andalucia

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents VOCES DE ANDALUCIA, a three-part suite of contemporary flamenco dance and music inspired by the cultural richness of Andalucia, the region of Spain known as “the cradle of flamenco.” Voces – “voices” – explores this land of inspiration through two Andalucian-born artists, Pablo Picasso and the playwright-poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Featuring…

 
7:30pm

Kukuwa w/ Cassandra Nuamah

Mark Morris Dance Center
KUKUWA Get ready to explore Africa without a passport and learn to move muscles you didn’t know you had!  Kukuwa ® African Dance Workout is not only a workout, it's an education and journey one experiences each time they move their boombsey.  It will take you on an exotic African expedition pumping fun through your veins, burning crazy calories and sweating buckets. Kukuwa ® African Dance…

 
7:30pm
Odissi Ongoing Classes

Odissi Ongoing Classes

Lotus Music & Dance
Ongoing Odissi - Weekly Classes w/ Master Artist Bani Ray Thursdays, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM January 21st - June 30th, 2016 Fees: One Night Purchase: Non-Members $50; Members pay $40  Purchase by Month : Non- Members 4 Sessions $170; Members 4 Sessions: $160  Lotus Membership: $25 (annual) Membership expires 1 year after date of purchase. Location:  Pearl Studios  519 8th Avenue, 12th Floor…

 
7:30pm
Barre a Terre Classes

Barre a Terre Classes

Anabella Lenzu/DanceDrama
Find your inner-strength; develop & improve alignment and technique; explore and learn how to efficiently use your body and your energy in a healthy way as instruments of your expression. Through this class, you can increase flexibility and strength, overcome physical difficulties and incorrect posture, and acquire physical awareness to help prevent injuries. Open to all levels of experience.

 
7:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
8:00pm
São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company
Recognized as one of the major dance companies of Latin America, São Paulo Dance Company makes its Joyce debut with works showcasing the incredible dynamics, versatility, and passion of Brazilian dancers. The program includes Céu Cinzento, Clébio Oliveira’s 2015 work examining impossible love; Gen, Cassi Abranches’s 2014 work highlighting the transition from dancer to choreographer; Mamihlapinatapai,…

 
8:00pm
SONG & DANCE

SONG & DANCE

Andrew Harper Choreography
There’s a new dance-innovator on the block and his first solo show comes to the downtown scene from Lincoln Center.   ANDREW HARPER CHOREOGRAPHY premieres at 13th Repertory Theater with an Ode to Vaudeville Song & Dance   ONE WEEK ONLY: Thursday – Saturday, May 5 – 7 @ 8:00 pm and Sunday, May 8 @ 3:00 pm.  13th Street Repertory, 50 West 13th Street, NYC https://www.artful.ly/store/events/8801   After…

 
8:00pm
 
Fri 6th
10:00am
Janet Jackson Choreographer Event

Janet Jackson Choreographer Event

JanFam: The Movement
Legendary Janet Jackson choreographers and dance pioneers Anthony Thomas and Tina Landon, with special guest Janet dancers/choreographers Shawnette Heard, Mike Andrews, Ed Moore, and more will be making their first visit to the Tampa Bay area. They will bring their dance talent, choreography expertise, and auditioning - touring - and industry knowledge to two days of fun and intense masterclasses &…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet w/ Kelly Slough

Advanced Ballet w/ Kelly Slough

Mark Morris Dance Center

 
10:00am
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Movement Research
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell February 1 – August 29 MON FRI 10am-12pm Gibney 280 Broadway No class May 30 & July 4   Utilizing Qi Gong-based principles and exercises, we will identify and engage the systems of the body. By practicing forms and visualizations, we will connect the corporeal to the energetic, the internal to the universal. This class is devoted to cultivating inner life force,…

 
12:00pm
Lease Available

Lease Available

Hybrid Movement Company
Great opportunity! Training Studio / Rehearsal weekly Sublet offered in Brooklyn, NYC. At The Hybrid Movement Company beautiful Warehouse Facility offering Monday thru Friday 9am to 12pm 10 month lease/s with lease options to extend. These are individual leases which offer sole use of the 30 x 44 rehearsal Studio area. Utilities and wi fi are included in Lease.  Inquiries: hybridmovementco.management@gmail.com Ph:917-261-9902 One…

 
2:30pm
Ballet w. Kat Wildish at Ballet Arts

Ballet w. Kat Wildish at Ballet Arts

Ballet Arts
  http://www.balart.com ~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand constant awareness of skeletal alignment, core strength, and proper…

 
5:00pm
Monsters A-List Convention & Competition Vancouver, WA 2016

Monsters A-List Convention & Competition Vancouver, WA 2016

Monsters Dance
Monsters A-List, brought to you by Monsters of HipHop Dance Convention, is back for a second season and will be returning to Vancouver, WA from May 6-8, 2016! Join us at the Hilton Vancouver Washington for a full weekend of classes and events instructed by our Monsters A-List faculty*, plus auditions, vendors, and our Hip-Hop ONLY competition featuring your solos, duos, trios and group routines, with…

 
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6:00pm
DEADLINE EXTENDED for Chez Bushwick Artists-in-Residence applications!

DEADLINE EXTENDED for Chez Bushwick Artists-in-Residence applications!

Chez Bushwick
You have until Friday May 6th to apply! Chez Bushwick is offering a three month residency dedicated to fostering the creation, development, and performance of new work by both emerging and mid-career choreographers. Chez Bushwick will provide subsidized rehearsal space, monthly peer forums, opportunities to engage with the Bushwick arts community, and a culminating performance at CPR – Center for…

 
6:15pm
Gaga.Dancers

Gaga.Dancers

Mark Morris Dance Center
GAGA.DANCERS Gaga is a movement language developed by Ohad Naharin in Israel to help dancers (and non-dancers alike) reconnect to the way they move. Teachers guide the participants using a series of evocative instructions that build one on top of the other. Rather than copying a particular movement, each participant in the class actively explores these instructions, discovering how he or she can interpret…

 
6:30pm
Merce Cunningham Technique® with Holley Farmer

Merce Cunningham Technique® with Holley Farmer

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Come and enjoy a dance class which incorporates sound anatomical principles, live music, and many possibilities for joy in the moment.  This Merce Cunningham Technique ® class will feed your curiosity about physical possibilities in space and time.  Cunningham created over 200 dances and stands as an icon in the collaborative worlds of dance, art and music.  I performed in his company from 1997-2009. Holley…

 
6:30pm
BollyX: The Bollywood Workout w/ Swarali Karulkar

BollyX: The Bollywood Workout w/ Swarali Karulkar

Mark Morris Dance Center
BOLLYX Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program that combines exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. At the very core of a BollyX workout is the inspiration it draws from the music and dance of Bollywood, the film industry of India, to embody its infectious energy, expression and movement and aim to expand the reach of fitness to…

 
7:00pm

Children's Dance on a Shoestring

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet will host the Children's Dance on a Shoestring from May 6th, 2016 at 7pm and May 7th, 2016 at 3pm at the NYTB Studio, 131 E. 10th Street, 2nd floor NYC, 10003 inside St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery.  A reception will be held after the second performance. Tickets are $15 and are available by phone at (212) 679-0401. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended.   The…

 
7:00pm
Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Sleeping Beauty & the Beast

Ballez
Choreographed by: Katy Pyle with Jules Skloot and the Company Directed by: Katy Pyle The Ballez returns to radically, queerly re-imagine another tale from the ballet canon. Celebrating the lives of lesbian, queer, and transgender people in the L.E.S., Sleeping Beauty & the Beast is a two-act Ballez spanning two theaters at La Mama, and two eras of L.E.S. activist herstory separated by 100 years.…

 
7:00pm
Beg./Int. Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Beg./Int. Ballet w/ Ashley Tuttle

Mark Morris Dance Center
BEG./INT. BALLET A mixed level class, Beg/Int Ballet allows for beginning dancers to challenge themselves and for advanced dancers to take a simpler class to strengthen fundamental technical principles.  Fridays 7 - 8:30pm Instructor: Ashley Tuttle

 
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7:30pm
The Steps Beyond Foundation Presents Steps Repertory Ensemble New York Season

The Steps Beyond Foundation Presents Steps Repertory Ensemble New York Season

Steps Repertory Ensemble
The Steps Beyond Foundation, Steps on Broadway’s non-profit arm committed to connecting artists and the community through dialogue, performance, and artistic collaboration, announces a 3-day weekend performance celebration May 6-8, 2016 at Ailey Citigroup Theater. The weekend will commence May 6 with the Steps Repertory and Guests Benefit, featuring performances by American Dance Machine, Jon Ole…

 
7:30pm
Chaplet of Roses and They Go Out in Joy

Chaplet of Roses and They Go Out in Joy

Colin Gee and Angie Smalis
Abrons Arts Center presents Colin Gee and Angie Smalis in Chaplet of Roses and They Go Out in Joy, two works developed from fragments of the past. In the case of Chaplet of Roses, it is a 15th-century tapestry; in They Go Out in Joy, it is a collection of photos of Irish emigrants. The performance is part of Abrons’ Travelogues dance series, curated by Laurie Uprichard. Performances will take place…

 
7:30pm
toPRAY

toPRAY

InNprogress Collective
Choreography: Afshin Varjavandi Dancers: Luca Calderini, Mattia Maiotti, Jenny Mattaioli, Elia Pangaro Light design: Fabio Galeotti Sound Design: Angelo Benedetti There is moment for everyone when we learn to look inside ourselves: only our own eyes can have that vision. toPRAY tells the point of view from which we observe ourselves. toPRAY is a passage. Sometimes the journey to reach the human…

 
7:30pm
Original Love?

Original Love?

Movement in C
Most of us have loved, searched for love, given up on love, loved love, and hated love. This journey is not linear, it weaves, it reflects, it moves forward, and it looks back. In one night, two-pieces explore different relationships with love. On one hand we’ve lost love, and can’t get away, on the other, we search, we get down, and dig. In both these pieces, love drives action, love drives emotion,…

 
7:30pm
Voces de Andalucia

Voces de Andalucia

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents VOCES DE ANDALUCIA, a three-part suite of contemporary flamenco dance and music inspired by the cultural richness of Andalucia, the region of Spain known as “the cradle of flamenco.” Voces – “voices” – explores this land of inspiration through two Andalucian-born artists, Pablo Picasso and the playwright-poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Featuring…

 
7:30pm

Open Level Flamenco w/ Sol Koeraus

Mark Morris Dance Group
OPEN LEVEL FLAMENCO Learn the fundamentals of a Spanish artform. This open level classes covers flamenco basic technique with an emphasis on mastering the critical relationship between baile (the dance), toque (the music), and cante (singing). Class will focus on exercises for footwork, flamenco turns, body posture, movement and coordination and end with a short choreography, taking the student beyond…

 
7:30pm

Open Level West African w/ Ismael Kouyate

Mark Morris Dance Center
OPEN LEVEL WEST AFRICAN Let go of the work week with a high energy African Dance class led by Broadway performer (and Beyoncé collaborator) Ismael Kouyate.   Open-level.  Accompanied by a live percussion ensemble. Fridays 7:30 - 9pm Instructor: Ismael Kouyate

 
8:00pm
São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company at The Joyce Theater

São Paulo Dance Company
Recognized as one of the major dance companies of Latin America, São Paulo Dance Company makes its Joyce debut with works showcasing the incredible dynamics, versatility, and passion of Brazilian dancers. The program includes Céu Cinzento, Clébio Oliveira’s 2015 work examining impossible love; Gen, Cassi Abranches’s 2014 work highlighting the transition from dancer to choreographer; Mamihlapinatapai,…

 
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COMPILATION DANCE CONCERT

COMPILATION DANCE CONCERT

BAAD (The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance)
ALETHEA PACE - A TRUTH LIES BETWEEN US A truth lies between us is a movement exploration of ambiguity. Can we ask questions that stem from curiosity and wonder instead of obsession and unfulfillment? Can we open up to the possibility of more than one truth and look through a different set of eyes? Can we find solace in uncertainty? Performed by Alethea Pace JOYA POWELL/MOVEMENT OF THE PEOPLE DANCE…

 
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SONG & DANCE

SONG & DANCE

Andrew Harper Choreography
There’s a new dance-innovator on the block and his first solo show comes to the downtown scene from Lincoln Center.   ANDREW HARPER CHOREOGRAPHY premieres at 13th Repertory Theater with an Ode to Vaudeville Song & Dance   ONE WEEK ONLY: Thursday – Saturday, May 5 – 7 @ 8:00 pm and Sunday, May 8 @ 3:00 pm.  13th Street Repertory, 50 West 13th Street, NYC https://www.artful.ly/store/events/8801   After…

 
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Triskelion Arts Presents... Gushue Moving Arts

Triskelion Arts Presents... Gushue Moving Arts

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Gushue Moving Arts May 6 - 7, 2016 at 8pm Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 – Enter on Banker Street Tickets: $16 in advance, $20 at the door Purchase at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/triskelion-arts-presents-gushue-moving-arts-tickets-19846417168 More Info: www.triskelionarts.org Triskelion Arts is pleased to present…

 
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Drop-in Butoh Workshop

Drop-in Butoh Workshop

Gio Kusanagi Project
CRS presents an 8-week drop-in Butoh workshop with visiting artist Gio Kusanagi. Gio Kusanagi studied Butoh (Japanese avant-garde dance) with Moe Yamamoto, Toru Iwashita, Kunisuke Kamiryo, Yoshito Ohno (son of Kazuo Ohno), Yukio Waguri, Seisaku & Yuri, Ko Muroboshi, and Kayo Mikami and a Butoh-inspired interpretive dance with Akira Kasai. CRS has a long history of presenting Butoh performance and…

 
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Summer Artist Residency and Studio Applications now open

Summer Artist Residency and Studio Applications now open

Art Kibbutz
You are invited to apply to Art Kibbutz’s Summer Residency on Governors Island, a public island in the waterways of New York City May 31 - September 19, 2016. In summer, this land trust buzzes with multiple artist residencies and arts events, set among picturesque landscapes, waterfront views, and in unique historic architecture. With studios for visual artists, writers, composers, performing artists…

 
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Kids Dance and Music - 2016 Admissions!

Kids Dance and Music - 2016 Admissions!

AALOKAM - Learn, Perform, Develop
Indian Classical Dance and Music Classes for Kids now open for 2016! Email us at aalokam.ny@gmail.com for schedule and registrations Currently offering classes in Park Slope Brooklyn and Manhattan Ages 3 and above are welcome! Website - http://www.aalokam.com

 
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Elegant, electrifying and marvelously athletic, this always dazzling company returns with programs that include some of its newest works as well as company classics like Alvin Ailey’s masterwork, Revelations. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, America's premier modern dance company, grew from a now-fabled performance in March 1958 at New York City’s 92nd Street Y. Led by Alvin Ailey and…

 
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LEIMAY LUDUS: Guest Teacher Weekly Class with Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY LUDUS: Guest Teacher Weekly Class with Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY
Drop-in Class Cycle: Friday mornings, 9.30AM-11AM  April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3    Tuition: $12 per class Advance Registration is available but not required Each class includes a physical warm-up, helping participants to increase breath capacity and access vocal resonance in the body. Various exercises for accessing resonance, volume, range, stamina and articulation will be introduced.…

 
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