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Sat 1st
9:00am
Stretch w/ Nicole Restani

Stretch w/ Nicole Restani

Mark Morris Dance Group
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. Saturdays 9:00 - 9:45am Instructor: Nicole Restani

 
9:45am
Core Strengthening w/ Nicole Restani

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. Saturdays 9:45 - 10:30am Instructor:  Nicole Restani

 
10:00am
Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Bianca Falco
Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes in my home studio in the Lower East Side Manhattan. Bianca  teaches a mat workout with props that will test the student balance and work abdominals, back, and hamstrings. It is a great workout for Dancers, Performers and Athletes. Through challenging stabilization exercises Bianca helps students identify where they are imbalanced…

 
10:00am
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

 
11:00am
The Athletics of Intimacy with K.J. Holmes

The Athletics of Intimacy with K.J. Holmes

Movement Research
The Athletics of Intimacy, Improvisations with K.J. Holmes September 10 – December 17 SAT 11am-1pm MR@Eden’s Expressway $14 No Class November 26

 
11:00am
The Anatomy of Choice- Fall 2016

The Anatomy of Choice- Fall 2016

Alexandra Beller/Dances
The Anatomy of Choice **PLEASE NOTE that each session is part of the 10 week series.  A course in Laban Movement Analysis, Bartenieff Fundamentals, and Anatomy/Kinesiology taught by Alexandra Beller and Stevie Oakes. By focusing each class on Laban Movement Analysis, Bartenieff Fundamentals and Anatomy/Kinesiology, students will gain a 3-Dimensional awareness of the body in motion. Classes will…

 
11:30am

Klein Technique w/ Barbara Mahler

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Klein Technique w/ Barbara Mahler - $14 Saturdays, 11:30am – 1pm // 17-Sep thru 19-Nov Klein Technique as taught by Barbara Mahler is a cohesive integration of body and mind, based on the principles of change, possibilities and a better functioning body. It is a technique grounded in the principles that what helps us more and function at our optimum efficiency are simple ideas, exercises and…

 
11:30am
Int./Adv. Ballet

Int./Adv. Ballet

Mark Morris Dance Group
INT./ADV. BALLET This class provides an opportunity for dancers to assimilate all of the technical challenges they have been working with over the course of the week, and is geared towards both classical and contemporary dancers.  Saturdays 11:30am - 1:30pm Instructors: Ashley Tuttle - October 1, 8, 15, and 22 Lauren Grant - October 29

 
1:30pm
Modern Dance-Graham Technique @ the AO Studio

Modern Dance-Graham Technique @ the AO Studio

Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company
Come experience an authentic modern dance-Graham technique class with Ari Mayzick @ the AO Studio.  Class will be held at Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company’s new space on the Lower East Side of Manhattan.  The strength and beauty of the Martha Graham technique is offered to serious and leisure dancers interested in learning the basics and beyond. Ari hails from NY where he began his professional…

 
2:00pm
 Ballet des Amériques and the Music Hall invite you to a special performance

Ballet des Amériques and the Music Hall invite you to a special performance

Ballet des Amériques
Ballet des Amériques and the Music Hall invite you to a special performance at Tarrytown's magnificent historic theater - Westchester County’s oldest stage - built in 1885! A short train ride from Grand Central Terminal along the picturesque Hudson River brings you to Tarrytown, where the Music Hall is located in convenient walking distance from the station at 13 Main Street, a street lined…

 
2:00pm
DEL Open House with Andrea Miller

DEL Open House with Andrea Miller

92Y Dance Education Laboratory (DEL)
Join Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) for a preview of DEL 2016-17 courses! To open our 22nd year, DEL celebrates the work of Diane Duggan, a master teacher and dance education leader. Andrea Miller, founder, artistic director and choreographer of Gallim Dance, will lead a master class for participants. The event is free - please join us to dance, celebrate, and connect with your dance education…

 
2:00pm
Ballet des Amériques at Tarrytown Music Hall

Ballet des Amériques at Tarrytown Music Hall

Ballet des Amériques
Presented by The Music Hall & Ballet des Amériques Established in 2011, Ballet des Amériques - the "Ballet of the Americas” - is a company of classically trained dancers performing works of French-American director and choreographer Carole Alexis. Drawing on multifarious cultural traditions, these works transcend the established categories of classical, modern and contemporary dance in surprising…

 
2:00pm
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,…

 
2:15pm
Classical Ballet Workshop

Classical Ballet Workshops

McBurney YMCA
Professional instructors will help you perfect your technique. In addition to barre, center floorwork and across the floor combinations, the workshops are dedicated to improving technique in jumps, kicks, turns, etc. Stretching and strengthening are also combined to improve dancers’ power. For Information, contact David Johnson at 212-912-2323 or djohnson@ymcanyc.org. Yurie Yoshida started her…

 
3:00pm

18th Century Dance w/ Catherine Turocy

Mark Morris Dance Center
18th Century Dance Take a trip back in time with the 18th century baroque class. This class focuses on the classical baroque suites of the late 17th and 18th centuries. Learn the poise, elegance, and grace associated with this time period while accompanied by classical music. A fun class for all levels, including actors looking to develop their knowledge and expand their movement vocabulary for…

 
3:00pm
Carnival of the Animals

Carnival of the Animals

New York Theatre Ballet
In a magical forest, Queen Diana and her shaggy lion rule a charming assortment of animals who live more or less peaceably until a pair of lost children wander in, and then the fun begins! Choreography by Beth Storey Taylor after Danny Diamond Costume Design by Sylvia Taalsohn Nolan Set Design by Gillian Bradshaw-Smith Over the last 30 years, NYTB’s Once Upon a Ballet series has introduced thousands…

 
3:00pm
Afro-Caribbean Dance & Movement w/ Pat Hall

Afro-Caribbean Dance & Movement w/ Pat Hall

Mark Morris Dance Center
AFRO-CARIBBEAN DANCE & MOVEMENT This class unites dance, rhythm, and song. It creates an environment and dance community that nurtures, heals, renews, and inspires the body and spirit. The class was listed in New York magazine's "The Best of New York", New York Confidential, and was also written up in New York Woman's "Time Out". Open to all experience levels. Saturdays 3:00 - 5:00pm Instructor: Pat…

 
3:30pm
Sewing and Clothes Alteration workshop w/ Amy Page

Sewing and Clothes Alteration workshop w/ Amy Page

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Sewing and Clothes Alteration workshop w/ Amy Page Saturday, October 1st // 3:30 – 6:30pm Practical skills for manipulating garments and other fibers. More info coming soon…

 
3:30pm

Soca Dance w/ Candace Thompson

Mark Morris Dance Center
SOCA DANCE A fun, jam-packed dance party workout, this Soca class is a great way to kick-off your Saturday afternoon. This class starts with an endurance building warm-up, followed by practice of traditional Soca movements (including wining and other body isolations), and ends with a short phrase of choreography. Dancers of all levels are encouraged to attend. Suggested Attire: Comfortable clothing…

 
4:00pm

Work Study

Steps on Broadway
Looking to take $5 classes at Steps on Broadway?!?! The Steps Work/Study Program offers financial assistance to intermediate and advanced level dancers pursuing a career in dance or the performing arts. Students may take unlimited discounted classes in exchange for 8-10 hours of work a week assisting with the administration and maintenance of the studio. This can be done in 2 shifts! The Steps Work/Study…

 
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7:30pm
Emily Coates, choreographer

Emily Coates, choregrapher, at Kaatsbaan: Danspace Project Workshop Showcase

Emily Coates, choregrapher
Ms. Coates present a preview of Incarnations, an evening-length piece that will premiere at Danspace Project in March 2017. Moving between lecture and performance, pedagogy and art, the piece will interweave sources such as Balanchine’s 1928 ballet Apollo, the elusive body of Sir Isaac Newton, Stravinsky rehearsing Apollon musagète, the recent discovery of the Higgs boson, and Coates’ ongoing…

 
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7:30pm
Emily Coates, dancer, choreographer, and artistic director

UPSTREAM Workshop Showcase: Emily Coates

Emily Coates
"Am I a materialistic swine for gluing my eyes to Coates, who also danced with New York City Ballet, as she slowly unfolded her legs and curled her spine through basic barre exercises with pearlescent serenity...? Call me a sucker for beauty, but watching Coates was worth it all." -Sarah Kaufman, The Washington Post

 
7:30pm
SPARK Dance Forum

SPARK Dance Forum

SPARK Dance Forum
            SPARK, now in its fourth season, is a NYC performance platform aimed at facilitating networking opportunities through the performance experience.  Emerging from the desire to promote performance opportunities and network development for NYC artists, SPARK unites individuals of various backgrounds and skill sets in a uniquely tailored format, driven by collaboration, transition…

 
7:30pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Sept/Oct Split Bill Series

Triskelion Arts Presents... Sept/Oct Split Bill Series

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... SPLIT BILL featuring Monteleone Dance, Here Now Dance Collective, Nicole Loeffler-Gladstone, and Befort & Graczyk September 29 – October 2, 2016 at 7:30pm Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 – Enter on Banker Street Triskelion Arts is pleased to present the Split Bill series this Fall in the Muriel Schulman Theater.…

 
8:00pm
Flamenco Fall Class Schedule

Flamenco Dancer

Xianix Barrera Flamenco
FLAMENCO DANCE CLASSES WITH XIANIX BARRERA STARTING OCTOBER 1ST TUESDAYS in BROOKLYN Intro to Flamenco 7-8pm Open Level Flamenco 8-9pm  Williamsburg Movements & Arts Center 347 Grand Street, Brooklyn SATURDAYS Kids Flamenco 12-1pm Flamenco Vivo Studios 4 W. 43rd Street, 8th Floor

 
8:00pm
Denuded (Group Version) - Choreographed by Bruno Isaković

Denuded - Group Version

Bruno Isaković/ Queer New York International Arts Festival
Denuded (Group Version) Choreographed by Bruno IsakoviA? Artistic advisor | Zvonimir DobroviA? Denuded (Group) is a rigorous exploration of the relationship between the breath and physical tension, and the ways in which they permeate the body in each moment. IsakoviA? first created Denuded as a solo in 2013, and then as a duet in 2014. With multiple bodies, he transforms his approach to movement…

 
8:00pm
TRIBUTE TO PRINCE

LET’S GO CRAZY: DANCE TRIBUTE TO PRINCE

BAAD! (The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance)
Eight choreographers present short works inspired by the music and legacy of Prince. Originals, remixes, and covers play like a gapless album throughout the night of dance. 

 
8:00pm
Nelly van Bommel/NØA DANCE presents Joe

JOE

Nelly van Bommel/NØA DANCE
JOE, A new dance work inspired by a mash-up of things   Featuring Christian Nassar Allen, Imani Nia, Katie Mattar, Jordan Norton, Ryan Pliss and Joseph Wamp Costume Design by Sue Monroe Lighting Design by Jiyoung Chung “Nelly van Bommel’s choreography magically teeters between tragedy and comedy, classical and folk, serenity and wildness” - Dance Magazine Doors open at 7:30pm/Refreshments MARK…

 
Sun 2nd
10:00am
Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Bianca Falco
Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes in my home studio in the Lower East Side Manhattan. Bianca  teaches a mat workout with props that will test the student balance and work abdominals, back, and hamstrings. It is a great workout for Dancers, Performers and Athletes. Through challenging stabilization exercises Bianca helps students identify where they are imbalanced…

 
10:15am
It'll be amazing!

Plunging Verses: Open Level Contemporary Class

Samsam Yung
This class draws  on different modalities and aesthetics in contemporary dance including classical, post modern, street, gaga, and flying low. Emphasis is placed on somatic awareness, alignment, pleasure, efficiency, and diversity in movement qualities.  We begin class from a mindful place, bringing awareness to breathe, sensation and weight. Our movement will build in complexity, athleticism and…

 
11:00am
Practicing Being and Seeing with Melanie Maar

Practicing Being and Seeing with Melanie Maar

Movement Research
Melanie Maar Practicing Being and Seeing September 11, 18, 25 October 2, 16, 23, 30 SUN 11am-2pm MR@Abrons Arts Center G05 $25/day $140 full workshop REGISTER HERE   Phase I - activating space Phase II- listening and pendulation Phase III- rooting This class series on familiar forces, organs, rhythms and internal/external relationship is based on principles and exercises of Qi Gong, touch…

 
12:00pm
Nutcracker Prince and King Spider

Male dancers audition

The Nutcracker NYC
The Nutcracker NYC is looking for contemporary, hip hop, breakdancing male dancers for its 7th season performances on December 17 and 18. Dancers must be available to rehearse Saturday and Sunday morning starting on October 15th. Performance pay. Audition will take place on Sunday, October 2nd @ 12:00pm-2:00pm Tisch School of the Arts 111 2nd Avenue Must rsvp at gferrone74@gmail.com with dance…

 
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1:30pm
Ballet class

Master Ballet Class with Dmitri Roudnev

Roudnev Ballet
Master Class with Dmitri Roudnev Sunday October 2, at 1:30- 3:00pm City Center/Studio 5 Ballet dancers, age 14 and up are welcome to this open master class. The fee is $20 at the door. Dmitri Roudnev has developed a unique approach based on the authentic form of the Russian Vaganova method. In his years of teaching experience, D. Rudnev’s students have never suffered the injuries many dancers…

 
1:30pm
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival poster

2016 DUMBO Dance Festival

WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival   September 29 - October 2, 2016 A FOUR-DAY MARATHON of DANCE INNOVATION for NEW YORK September 29, 2016 – 7PM GALA September 30 – October 2, 2016 – Festival Performances October 2, 2016 – Family Friendly Program Gelsey Kirkland ArtsCenter 29 Jay Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY All festival performances are FREE / Pay-What-You-Will On Thursday, September 29,…

 
2:00pm

Frantic Assembly Workshop October 2

Only Child Aerial Theatre
Only Child Aerial Theatre is sponsoring a 3-hour Frantic Assembly workshop in NYC on Sunday October 2 (two sessions: 2-5pm and 6-9pm).  This extremely innovative London-based company has developed a methodology for creating heightened movement that is grounded in reality.  Join Frantic practitioner Jess Williams for a 3-hour workshop and discover Frantic Assembly's unique approach to creating…

 
3:30pm
Tap Workshops

Tap Workshops

McBurney YMCA
These workshops will help you perfect the fundamentals of tap, developing your technique, rhythm and improvisational skills. Professional tapper, Josh Johnson, will share with you the language of dance through tap's history, inflence and movement. This personal setting is perfect for novice through experienced tappers. *Tap shoes required. For more information contact David Johnson at 212-912-2323…

 
4:00pm
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival poster

2016 DUMBO Dance Festival

WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival   September 29 - October 2, 2016 A FOUR-DAY MARATHON of DANCE INNOVATION for NEW YORK September 29, 2016 – 7PM GALA September 30 – October 2, 2016 – Festival Performances October 2, 2016 – Family Friendly Program Gelsey Kirkland ArtsCenter 29 Jay Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY All festival performances are FREE / Pay-What-You-Will On Thursday, September 29,…

 
6:00pm
Denuded (Group Version) - Choreographed by Bruno Isaković

Denuded - Group Version

Bruno Isaković/ Queer New York International Arts Festival
Denuded (Group Version) Choreographed by Bruno IsakoviA? Artistic advisor | Zvonimir DobroviA? Denuded (Group) is a rigorous exploration of the relationship between the breath and physical tension, and the ways in which they permeate the body in each moment. IsakoviA? first created Denuded as a solo in 2013, and then as a duet in 2014. With multiple bodies, he transforms his approach to movement…

 
6:00pm

Frantic Assembly Workshop October 2

Only Child Aerial Theatre
Only Child Aerial Theatre is sponsoring a 3-hour Frantic Assembly workshop in NYC on Sunday October 2 (two sessions: 2-5pm and 6-9pm).  This extremely innovative London-based company has developed a methodology for creating heightened movement that is grounded in reality.  Join Frantic practitioner Jess Williams for a 3-hour workshop and discover Frantic Assembly's unique approach to creating…

 
6:00pm
Yvonne Meier, Photo: Ian Douglas; Julie Atlas Muz, Photo: Steven Menedez; Sarah East Johnson, Phot

Sundays on Broadway presents Yvonne Meier, Julie Atlas Muz and Sarah East Johnson

Cathy Weis Projects
The Fall 2016 season of Sundays on Broadway kicks off with an evening of performances by three exciting artists: Yvonne Meier, Julie Atlas Muz and Sarah East Johnson. Yvonne Meier will present a work based on improvisation incorporating text inspired by movement and personal history. Music that leads to the edge and disrupts will come in and out of the dance. Julie Atlas Muz, known for her…

 
6:00pm
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival poster

2016 DUMBO Dance Festival

WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival   September 29 - October 2, 2016 A FOUR-DAY MARATHON of DANCE INNOVATION for NEW YORK September 29, 2016 – 7PM GALA September 30 – October 2, 2016 – Festival Performances October 2, 2016 – Family Friendly Program Gelsey Kirkland ArtsCenter 29 Jay Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY All festival performances are FREE / Pay-What-You-Will On Thursday, September 29,…

 
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7:00pm
Ariel Rivka Dance, one of the performing companies

Pentacle Presents: Fall Further V

Pentacle
This annual fall showcase features artists from Pentacle’s Gallery and guests: Alison Cook Beatty Dance, Ariel Rivka Dance, General Mischief Dance Theatre, Mariah Maloney Dance, Obika Dance and The Moving Architects. Alison Cook Beatty Dance will perform HEROIC DEPARTURE, inspired by and based on the American Heroine Amelia Earhart and her life and final journey of departure around the world.  Ariel…

 
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7:30pm
Woman looking at man with expectancy

Liszt List Limerence Love

Here Now Dance Collective
WHAT: HERE NOW DANCE  WHEN: SEPT 29 and OCT 2 @ 7:30 WHERE: Triskelion Arts, Brooklyn HOW: Part of Triskelions' Split Bill Series About L L L L: HNDC's new contemporary dance theater piece delves into the collaborators' combined history of lovers and failed relationships; this work embraces humiliation and questions all motives. L L L L considers how persons (we) are invariably madeup…

 
7:30pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Sept/Oct Split Bill Series

Triskelion Arts Presents... Sept/Oct Split Bill Series

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... SPLIT BILL featuring Monteleone Dance, Here Now Dance Collective, Nicole Loeffler-Gladstone, and Befort & Graczyk September 29 – October 2, 2016 at 7:30pm Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 – Enter on Banker Street Triskelion Arts is pleased to present the Split Bill series this Fall in the Muriel Schulman Theater.…

 
8:00pm
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival poster

2016 DUMBO Dance Festival

WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company
2016 DUMBO Dance Festival   September 29 - October 2, 2016 A FOUR-DAY MARATHON of DANCE INNOVATION for NEW YORK September 29, 2016 – 7PM GALA September 30 – October 2, 2016 – Festival Performances October 2, 2016 – Family Friendly Program Gelsey Kirkland ArtsCenter 29 Jay Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY All festival performances are FREE / Pay-What-You-Will On Thursday, September 29,…

 
Mon 3rd
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…

 
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10:00am
Morning Class with Vicky Shick

Morning Class with Vicky Shick

Movement Research
Morning Class  with Vicky Shick October 3-14 M W F 10am-12pm Eden's Expressway 537 Broadway (4th floor) Class is about our physicality. We ready our bodies and minds by focusing on alignment, clarity and ease with space for sensation and feedback from our bodies. Through phrase work and exploration, we deepen our understanding and intuition, hone our skills and arrive at dancing together. Vicky…

 
10:00am
Limon Technique Class

Limon Technique Class

Limón Dance Company
Advanced technique class led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technique and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. M-F 10:00am - 11:30am accompanied by live music. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
10:00am
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell

Movement Research
Qi Gong with Laurel Atwell September 12 – February 27 MON 10am-12pm Gibney 280 Broadway No class December 26 & January 2   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…

 
10:00am
Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Bianca Falco
Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes in my home studio in the Lower East Side Manhattan. Bianca  teaches a mat workout with props that will test the student balance and work abdominals, back, and hamstrings. It is a great workout for Dancers, Performers and Athletes. Through challenging stabilization exercises Bianca helps students identify where they are imbalanced…

 
10:00am
New York Theatre Ballet

Open Company Classes

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet's morning company class is open to advanced/professional dancers. The Wednesday class is an advanced pointe class from 10:00-11:00am. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays are taught by Artistic Director Diana Byer, and Tuesdays and Thursdays are taught by NYTB teacher Jim Sutton. Monday-Friday 10:00-11:30am Drop-in class - $12  

 
10:00am
Int./Adv. Contemporary Modern

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
Advanced Ballet

Advanced Ballet w/ Kelly Slough

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.   Mondays 10:00am - 12:00pm Instructor: Kelly…

 
12:00pm
Moving Visions Dancers at St Marks Church

Classic Modern Dance - Duncan Technique and Repertory - Int/Adv.

Moving Visions Dance
CLASSIC MODERN DANCE  technique and repertory of Isadora Duncan, with master teacher Loretta Thomas, is designed for intermediate to advanced level dancers ages 16 to 25 (though all are welcome).  This class, based on Duncan’s original release technique, is infused with elements of ballet, Cunningham and Chinese movement forms to offer a balanced and healthy approach to dance training which:…

 
12:00pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Zumba

Fit4Dance
Zumba is dance fitness. Each class is filled with dance routines designed for you to follow along without direct instruction. The more you come the easier it gets! It's important to know that it usually takes 5-6 classes before you start to feel comfortable with the movements. Just relax, breathe, have fun and don't worry about what you look like in the mirror! Either way you're going to…

 
3:30pm
Dance Foundations for ages 8 – 12 w/ Ilona Bito

Dance Foundations for ages 8 – 12 w/ Ilona Bito

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Dance Foundations for ages 8 – 12 Mondays. 3:30 – 4:25pm // 19-Sep thru 5-Dec $10 Dance Foundations for ages 8 – 12 builds on the fundamental strength, mobility, coordination, and balance of young dancers through technical practice and creative exploration. A guided physical warm up activating each body part in all directions introduces a broad vocabulary of steps, positions, skills, and…

 
4:30pm
Contemporary Dance for Teens w/ Ilona Bito

Contemporary Dance for Teens w/ Ilona Bito

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Contemporary Dance for Teens Mondays. 4:30 – 5:25pm // 19-Sep thru 5-Dec $10 There are no limits to the possibilities of contemporary dance; we learn from dance traditions and our natural environment, and as we expand our potential, dance evolves. As we ride the wave we stretch, turn, twist, sink, leap, roll, and shape the space around us and within. Teens are invited to dive into their anatomical…

 
4:30pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Hip Hop Dance Class

Fit4Dance
This fun and creative Hip Hop class teaches the fundamentals and foundational elements of Hip-Hop dance combing elements of breakdance Hip-hop techniques and signature moves, and floor work. Students will develop musicality, coordination, flexibility, and physical fitness in a fun environment!

 
6:00pm
Limon Technique

Limon Technique

Limon Dance Company
Daily open classes from Advanced to Beginner levels, led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technque and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. MW 6pm-7:30pm; TuTh 1pm-2:30pm; Sun 11:30-1pm. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
6:15pm
BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy

BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy

Movement Research
BodyMind Dancing™ with Martha Eddy and guest BMD teachers September 12 – February 27 MON 6:15-7:30pm Eden's Expressway  No class December 26 & January 2 $10   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…

 
6:30pm
Ballet Hispanico Adult Dance Class

BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults

BALLET HISPÁNICO
BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults   New York, NY – Just in time for Hispanic Heritage Month, Ballet Hispánico introduces new adult class offerings in Salsa and Flamenco at the company’s School of Dance at 167 W. 89th Street, NYC. The classes are recommended for ages 18 and up and will get attendees up and moving to the beat in no time. Classes are available…

 
6:30pm
BodyTalk & Open Movement w/ Michelle Boulé

BodyTalk & Open Movement w/ Michelle Boulé

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
BodyTalk & Open Movement Mondays, 6:30 – 8pm // 26-Sep thru 14-Nov $10 This series is open to anyone who is interested in holistic health combined with a self-directed movement practice. We’ll begin with a short group BodyTalktreatment for everyone present. Then we’ll gather any themes from the treatment as optional prompts for an hour of open movement. This is time for people to move as…

 
6:30pm
BollyX: The Bollywood Workout

BollyX: The Bollywood Workout w/ Danny Cadet

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
Zena Rommett Floor-Barre ®

Zena Rommett Floor-Barre ® w/ Anna Griffin

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…

 
6:45pm
ballet students

Adult Ballet Class - Upper East Side

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

 
7:00pm
Modern Dance with Dwana Smallwood

Modern Dance with Dwana Smallwood

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Modern Dance class with Dwana Smallwood Due to popular demand, participants can now experience a unique, thought-provoking, and intimate session that only Dwana A. Smallwood can deliver. Every week, for sixty minutes, dancers of all levels can experience an inspiring, engaging, and intense, modern dance class which will help dancers own their movement. This class is a lesson in artistry, endurance…

 
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
Open Level Jazz/Hip-Hop

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…

 
7:00pm
Open Level Flamenco

Open Level Flamenco w/ Elisabet Torras

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…

 
7:00pm
Beginning Ballet

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 7:00 - 8:30pm Instructor: Kelly Slough

 
7:30pm
Basic Beginners Flamenco class

Basic Beginners Flamenco class

Flamenco NYC
Have you been thinking of returning to flamenco? Now is the perfect time! We just started our BASIC BEGINNERS class.  This class will provide an easy way for you to transition from our Absolute Beginners Workshop into our regular Beginners classes.   Maybe you just finished the workshop or maybe you took a break from flamenco and want to start again. Either way, this is the class for you! We…

 
7:30pm
Open Level Capoeira

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…

 
Tue 4th
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

 
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10:00am
Morning Class/Experimental Dancehall with Marguerite Hemmings

Morning Class/Experimental Dancehall with Marguerite Hemmings

Movement Research
Morning Class/Experimental Dancehall with Marguerite Hemmings TUE THU 10am-12pm Danspace Project 131 E 10th St (enter on 11th) $14   Experimental Dancehall is a high energy, open dance class that plays with popular music and dances from Jamaica and the African Diaspora (i.e. Haiti, Ghana, Nigeria). This class is fun. Explorative. Open. And is designed to bring and expand joy. Come play! All…

 
10:00am
Witchcraft - A Corporeal Practice with iele paloumpis

Witchcraft - A Corporeal Practice with iele paloumpis

Movement Research
Witchcraft - A Corporeal Practice with iele paloumpis September 1 – February 28 TUE THU 10am-12pm MR@Gibney 280 Broadway $14 No class November 24, December 27 and 29     This class explores movement, ritual and visualization as pathways toward re-patterning stagnant energy. The lunar calendar, seasons and astrology all have visceral effects, so we’ll tap into what is already present…

 
10:00am
Limon Technique Class

Limon Technique Class

Limón Dance Company
Advanced technique class led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technique and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. M-F 10:00am - 11:30am accompanied by live music. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
10:00am
Klein Technique™ with Barbara Mahler.

Klein Technique™– for movers of all kinds with Barbara Mahler

Movement Research
Klein Technique™– for movers of all kinds with Barbara Mahler September 8 - December 22 TUE THU 10am-12pm Eden's Expressway  $14 No class November 24   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 in the pelvis, freeing the upper body to move with ease and expression.…

 
10:00am
Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Bianca Falco
Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes in my home studio in the Lower East Side Manhattan. Bianca  teaches a mat workout with props that will test the student balance and work abdominals, back, and hamstrings. It is a great workout for Dancers, Performers and Athletes. Through challenging stabilization exercises Bianca helps students identify where they are imbalanced…

 
10:00am
New York Theatre Ballet

Open Company Classes

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet's morning company class is open to advanced/professional dancers. The Wednesday class is an advanced pointe class from 10:00-11:00am. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays are taught by Artistic Director Diana Byer, and Tuesdays and Thursdays are taught by NYTB teacher Jim Sutton. Monday-Friday 10:00-11:30am Drop-in class - $12  

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet

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. Tuesdays 10:00am - 12:00pm Instructors: Ashley…

 
11:00am
ClassClassClass

ClassClassClass

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Cost: $8 Teachers will include: Mor Mendel, Evvie Allison, Justin Cabrillos and others! CLASSCLASSCLASS (CCC) is an NYC-based advocate for emerging dance practices and process-oriented learning, which aims to empower students and teachers who are under-served by the institutional model. Since 2009, CCC has organized its own pop-up series at various studios, venues, and site-specific locations. …

 
12:00pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Alignment Based Yoga

Fit4Dance
An alignment based embodiment practice for all levels focused on the connection of foundation, breath, and freedom in the body and in life.

 
1:00pm
Dancers playing with fall and recovery

Limón Technique Class (Adv/Int)

Limón Dance Company
Advanced Intermediate technique class led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technique and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. TUE/THUR 1:00pm - 2:30pm accompanied by live music when possible. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
1:00pm
Pilates w/Kay Ottinger

Pilates w/Kay Ottinger

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Pilates at BkSD Tuesdays w/ Kay Ottinger Fridays w/ Brenden Drake 1 – 2pm // $10 by donation // 13-Sep thru 9-Dec (no class between November 22nd - 27th) Discover your deepest core. Brendan Drake and Kay Ottinger believe that Pilates strengthens the physical body to support greater ranges of movement. This 60-minute class will move you through classical Pilates mat exercises with a contemporary…

 
2:00pm
Sunny Shokrae courtesy of Swan Pilates

Pilates Mat Class for Dancers with Johanna S. Meyer

Movement Research
Pilates Mat Class for Dancers with Johanna S. Meyer September 6 – February 28 TUE 2-3:15pm Gibney 280  $14   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 our alignment through each exercise…

 
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…

 
3:00pm
Neuromuscular Preparation for Dance with Irene Dowd

Neuromuscular Preparation for Dance

Movement Research
Neuromuscular Preparation for Dance with Irene Dowd October 4 – November 29 TUE 3-4:45pm MR@Eden’s Expressway $14   Irene will teach new and previously choreographed material created to serve as efficient warm-ups for dance, targeted musculoskeletal conditioning programs, neuromuscular fine-tuning, and mental preparation for performance.   Irene Dowd is currently on dance faculty of the…

 
3:30pm
YOGA FOR DANCERS CLASSES

YOGA FOR DANCERS CLASSES

Spaceworks NYC in LIC w/ CBGDance
Stretch, strengthen, and rejuvenate your body & mind! Yoga for Dancers classes led by RYT 500 instructor and dance choreographer, Christina D'Arrigo (of CBGDance & ChriskaYoga). Every Tuesday starting 9/6/16 from 3:30pm to 4:45pm at Spaceworks LIC in Studio B for only $8 per person drop in (trial offer)! Please email Christina at info@cbgdance.com to sign up for the class. Must bring your own…

 
5:00pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Adult Beginner Ballet

Fit4Dance
Enjoy learning ballet while developing confidence, mental concentration, physical coordination and grace. This class is for students who are new to ballet, students who want to dance, but never had the opportunity, and those who have danced before and want to begin again.

 
5:30pm

Intermediate Ballet

Valerie Mae Ballet -- Home of Pink Pink Ballet Company
View the full class schedule here: http://www.valeriemaeballet.com/#!simpl-e-schedule/c1ie

 
6:00pm
LUDUS Lab: Body Weather Training with Sherwood Chen

LUDUS Lab: Body Weather Training with Sherwood Chen

LEIMAY
Body Weather is kinesthetic and movement research initiated by butoh dancer/farmer Min Tanaka and members of his company Mai Juku, further developed independently by exponents worldwide. It proposes and generates questions about the body and vigilance towards its immediate, ever-shifting internal and external states. Working with direct senses, imagery and varied interventions towards the ceaseless…

 
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. 

 
6:15pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Modern Dance

Fit4Dance
This class is a Horton based technique modern dance class.  The class focuses on flexibility, strength, coordination and body awareness.  Students will learn locomotive movements and choreographic dance combinations.  We will also do floor-work for core building, technical exercises to help improve full body fluidity.  We will look at the elements of space, time, force and the means for freedom…

 
6:30pm
Merce Cunningham Technique ® w/ Holley Farmer

Merce Cunningham Technique ® w/ Holley Farmer

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8pm // 13-Sep thru 6-Dec $15 Come and enjoy a dance class incorporating 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…

 
6:30pm
Modern Dance at Green Space

Modern Dance at Green Space

Green Space
Modern Dance at Green Space Tuesdays 6:30-8pm Adult Beginner 15 Class Series: $250 September 13 – December 20, 2016 Drop-In Cost: $20 Instructor: Valerie Green Hawkins-Based Modern Dance Class Hawkins based class guided by principles of BodyMind Fitness. Come and dance with intelligence, clarity, and safety! To register - Call: 718-956-3037 or Email: Info@GreenSpaceStudio.org Green Space, 37-24…

 
6:30pm
Beg./Int. Tap Workshop

Beg./Int. Tap Workshop

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 Instructors: Dan Mitra and…

 
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
Feldenkrais Method

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…

 
6:30pm
Int./Adv. Modern

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
Beg. Contemporary

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…

 
7:00pm
 The Hustle: NYC’s original partnered dance w/ Alessandra Marconi

The Hustle: NYC’s original partnered dance w/ Alessandra Marconi

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Tuesdays, 7 – 9pm // 13-Sep thru 6-Dec $15 A social dance born and bred in 1970’s New York City has resurfaced among the new generation of social dancers.  Alessandra teaches a traditional Hustle foundation that focuses on 3-count rhythmic synchronicity of leader and follower and the responsibility of each to create a balanced partnership. Social dancing is an outlet to communicate without…

 
7:30pm
MICHIYAYA Dance Company

Under Exposed

Dixon Place
ABOUT THE 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 Amelie Gaulier-Brody, Reka Echerer, MICHIYAYA Dance, Leisa Haddad & Kimberleigh Costanza ABOUT THE ARTISTS Amélie Gaulier-Brody is a Brooklyn-based, French-born performance artist and Body-Mind Centering®…

 
7:30pm
Ballet Hispanico Adult Dance Class

BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults

BALLET HISPÁNICO
BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults   New York, NY – Just in time for Hispanic Heritage Month, Ballet Hispánico introduces new adult class offerings in Salsa and Flamenco at the company’s School of Dance at 167 W. 89th Street, NYC. The classes are recommended for ages 18 and up and will get attendees up and moving to the beat in no time. Classes are available…

 
7:30pm
Skinner Releasing Technique™ with Karl Anderson

Skinner Releasing Technique™ with Karl Anderson

Movement Research
Skinner Releasing Technique™ with Karl Anderson September 13 – December 20 TUE 7:30-9pm* (Introductory) MR@Randy Warshaw Studio   This imagery-based Somatic experience facilitates ease and healing. We delve deep inside and shed notions of style and aesthetics. Students enter “feeling states” and explore the limitlessness of their multi-dimensional aliveness. SRT makes for clear, concise,…

 
7:30pm
Kukuwa

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
Mind Body Dancer® Yoga

Mind Body Dancer® Yoga w/ Elise Marafioti

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…

 
7:30pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Zumba

Fit4Dance
Zumba is dance fitness. Each class is filled with dance routines designed for you to follow along without direct instruction. The more you come the easier it gets! It's important to know that it usually takes 5-6 classes before you start to feel comfortable with the movements. Just relax, breathe, have fun and don't worry about what you look like in the mirror! Either way you're going to…

 
8:00pm
Movement In The Moment

Movement In The Moment w/ The Lovelies

Mark Morris Dance Center
MOVEMENT IN THE MOMENT: A DANCE IMPROV SERIES Come play with us. Move freely. Compose dance in the moment with live musicians. In this after work, no stress improv class, fun exercises and loose structures help you cultivate your unique voice as a moving body and artist. Move from your deep impulses with clear and bold choices. As we all build solo material, we will work on moving together, acutely…

 
8:30pm

Absolute Beginners Workshop: Introduction to Flamenco Dance

Flamenco NYC
NEW Introduction to Flamenco Workshop for Absolute Beginners is the ideal workshop to start dancing flamenco. 1 hour workshop classes are taught in  order to be able to cover and practice all basic aspects for students without prior dance experience. Classes will focus on strong footwork, upper body  coordination, understanding flamenco music and compás, proper posture and breathing. We will begin…

 
Wed 5th
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…

 
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10:00am
Int./Adv. Contemporary

Int./Adv. Contemporary

Mark Morris Dance Center
Int./Adv. Contemporary 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 bodies, while across-the-floor phrases emphasize dynamic specificity…

 
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10:00am
Morning Class with Vicky Shick

Morning Class with Vicky Shick

Movement Research
Morning Class  with Vicky Shick October 3-14 M W F 10am-12pm Eden's Expressway 537 Broadway (4th floor) Class is about our physicality. We ready our bodies and minds by focusing on alignment, clarity and ease with space for sensation and feedback from our bodies. Through phrase work and exploration, we deepen our understanding and intuition, hone our skills and arrive at dancing together. Vicky…

 
10:00am
Limon Technique Class

Limon Technique Class

Limón Dance Company
Advanced technique class led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technique and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. M-F 10:00am - 11:30am accompanied by live music. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
10:00am
$5 Ballet w/ Andrew Champlin and Mira Cook

$5 Ballet w/ Andrew Champlin and Mira Cook

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
$5 Ballet w/ Andrew Champlin and Mira Cook 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. Andrew Champlin and Mira Cook will rotate teaching, with guest teachers…

 
10:00am
Body, Mind and Image with K.J. Holmes

Body, Mind and Image with K.J. Holmes

Movement Research
Body, Mind and Image with K.J. Holmes September 14 - December 21 WED 10am-12pm MR@Gibney280 $14  No class November 23     Classes will explore image work of Ideokinesis (Andre Bernard), The Thinking Body (Mabel Todd), Body-Mind Centering® (Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen) through movement improvisations, meditations, tracings and readings of philosophical/somatic/poetic writings to render qualities,…

 
10:00am
Choreolab

Choreolab

Alexandra Beller/Dances
**PLEASE NOTE that each session is part of the 8 week series.  Choreolab is for experienced art makers looking to take their craft to another level and to engage with a similar community of artists to support them through a specific creative process. An informal performance follows the final class, with professional videography. In this workshop, we work towards finding opposite sides of the…

 
10:00am
Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Low Artist Rate Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes

Bianca Falco
Private and Semi-private (max 4 students) Mat Pilates classes in my home studio in the Lower East Side Manhattan. Bianca  teaches a mat workout with props that will test the student balance and work abdominals, back, and hamstrings. It is a great workout for Dancers, Performers and Athletes. Through challenging stabilization exercises Bianca helps students identify where they are imbalanced…

 
10:00am
New York Theatre Ballet

Open Company Classes

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet's morning company class is open to advanced/professional dancers. The Wednesday class is an advanced pointe class from 10:00-11:00am. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays are taught by Artistic Director Diana Byer, and Tuesdays and Thursdays are taught by NYTB teacher Jim Sutton. Monday-Friday 10:00-11:30am Drop-in class - $12  

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet

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 10:00am - 12:00pm Instructor: David…

 
12:00pm
Brenda Bufalino 4-Week Workshop

Brenda Bufalino 4-Week Workshop

The American Tap Dance Foundation
Don't miss Tap Master and Choreographer, Brenda Bufalino's, 4-week workshop starting in September!   WEDNESDAYS, Noon-2:00PM ---- $30 for single class September 14 September 21 September 28 October 5 Advanced Technique and Repertory Workshops for Adults & Teens 13+ Technique in Rhythm Concert Tap and American Tap Dance Orchestra Repertory. 646.230.9564 Call to register, and for more…

 
12:00pm
Adv. Contemporary Simonson Technique

Adv. Contemporary Simonson Technique w/ Laurie De Vito

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
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Zumba

Fit4Dance
Zumba is dance fitness. Each class is filled with dance routines designed for you to follow along without direct instruction. The more you come the easier it gets! It's important to know that it usually takes 5-6 classes before you start to feel comfortable with the movements. Just relax, breathe, have fun and don't worry about what you look like in the mirror! Either way you're going to…

 
12:30pm
Photo of class with Tasha Taylor by Daim Lee.

Feldenkrais®

Movement Research
Feldenkrais® September 7 – February 22 WED 12:30-2pm Gibney 280 $14 No class December 28 Teacher Schedule: September Tasha Taylor | October Rebecca Davis | November Tasha Taylor | December Antonio Ramos | January Antonio Ramos | February Rebecca Davis   The Feldenkrais Method® studies the works of our nervous system and our ability to recognize and create movement patterns that…

 
1:30pm
Isadora Duncan Modern Dance

Isadora Duncan Modern Dance

McBurney YMCA
The Isadora Duncan dance technique, as taught by world-renowned Duncan authority Lori Belilove, is a beautiful, free flowing art form perfect for all ages. The workshops begin on the floor with fluid warm-up movements and breathing exercises, then progress to standing and moving through a series of Duncan movements that expand upward and outward to flow through the entire body. Particular attention…

 
2:00pm
Alexander Technique

Alexander Technique

Movement Research
Alexander Technique September 14 – February 22 WED 2-4pm Gibney 280 $14 No class November 23 Teacher Schedule: September & October Adele Nickel | November & December Clare Maxwell | January & February Sarah White Ayón   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…

 
4:00pm
Ballet Class for kids with Julio Alegria

Ballet Class for kids with Julio Alegria

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Open Ballet Class for Kids with Julio Alegria ( 3 to 6 years old ) Every Wednesday from 4pm to 4:45pm $12 for  Class 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. Julio has danced for companies and choreographers in Mexico, Canada, Europe, and the United States,…

 
4:30pm
ClassClassClass

ClassClassClass

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Cost: $8 Teachers will include: Mor Mendel, Evvie Allison, Justin Cabrillos and others! CLASSCLASSCLASS (CCC) is an NYC-based advocate for emerging dance practices and process-oriented learning, which aims to empower students and teachers who are under-served by the institutional model. Since 2009, CCC has organized its own pop-up series at various studios, venues, and site-specific locations. …

 
6:00pm
Voice as Movement with Peter Sciscioli

Voice as Movement with Peter Sciscioli

Movement Research
Voice as Movement with Peter Sciscioli October 5 – November 9 WED 6-8pm MR@Gibney 280 Broadway   Voice as Movement integrates movement and vocalizing to expand perception and activate space differently than movement alone. We will discover how this interplay can expand the variety of choices available to performers, allowing for a fuller means of expression and articulation through the body. Peter…

 
6:00pm
Limon Technique

Limon Technique

Limon Dance Company
Daily open classes from Advanced to Beginner levels, led by Limón Master teachers and Company Members. Train in the Limón Technque and movement philosophy as articulate, expressive and mindful dancers. MW 6pm-7:30pm; TuTh 1pm-2:30pm; Sun 11:30-1pm. Exclusively offered by the Limón School at Peridance Capezio Center.

 
6:00pm
LUDUS Lab: Body Weather Training with Sherwood Chen

LUDUS Lab: Body Weather Training with Sherwood Chen

LEIMAY
Body Weather is kinesthetic and movement research initiated by butoh dancer/farmer Min Tanaka and members of his company Mai Juku, further developed independently by exponents worldwide. It proposes and generates questions about the body and vigilance towards its immediate, ever-shifting internal and external states. Working with direct senses, imagery and varied interventions towards the ceaseless…

 
6:00pm
Beginning Pilates

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
Ballet Hispanico Adult Dance Class

BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults

BALLET HISPÁNICO
BALLET HISPÁNICO Announces New Salsa & Flamenco Classes for Adults   New York, NY – Just in time for Hispanic Heritage Month, Ballet Hispánico introduces new adult class offerings in Salsa and Flamenco at the company’s School of Dance at 167 W. 89th Street, NYC. The classes are recommended for ages 18 and up and will get attendees up and moving to the beat in no time. Classes are available…

 
6:30pm

GYROKINESIS® Group Classes

Aimee Plauche at Groundfloor Exercise Studio
Group GYROKINESIS® classes with Aimee Plauche. $18 for a single class $60 for 4 Cash Only Please email aimeeplauche@gmail.com with any questions! For more information about this movement modality, visit http://gyrotonic.com/

 
6:30pm
Beginning Modern

Beginning Modern Workshop w/ Chelsea Acree

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

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…

 
7:00pm
Afro Flow Yoga at the DSPAC

Afro Flow Yoga at the DSPAC

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Afro Flow Yoga at the Dawana Samllwood Performing Arts Center Afro Flow Yoga with Pilin Anice is a monthly 1.5-hour-long workshop that infuses electrifying dance movements of the African Diaspora with a meditative yoga sequence of gentle yet powerful stretches.  It’s held every first Wednesday of the month from 7-8:30pm.  Classes are $18 each.  Ask about our studio welcome rate and class cards…

 
7:00pm
Piquete Wednesdays

Piquete Wednesdays

Los Pleneros de la 21
Kick off your Fall season with the return  PIQUETE WEDNESDAYS Bomba dance classes for adults 5 consecutive Wednesdays of riveting, dynamic and profound dance classes that are guaranteed to get you moving, grooving, sweating and smiling, all the while learning profound lessons of history and rich cultural traditions. Live Drumming every session Dancers at all levels are welcomed Walk-ins welcomed! WEDNESDAYS,…

 
7:00pm
Int. West African

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

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

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

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
Gaga.People

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…

 
8:00pm
Weekly Dance + Fitness Classes

Belly Dancehall

Fit4Dance
Belly Dancehall is a fluid mix of North African Belly dance and Afro- Caribbean movement. It ignites rhythm and flexibility, improves posture and grace. Unique choreography that awakens joy and overall well being. Tones the abdominal region, firms thighs and glorious gluteus muscles. 

 
8:15pm
Dancing at Night w/ Pepper Fajans

Dancing at Night w/ Pepper Fajans

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Dancing at Night w/ Pepper Fajans Wednesdays, 8:15 – 9:45pm // 5-Oct thru 7-Dec $10 In a structured groove we use the powers of after hours to animate our mind’s eye. A technical class with open forms to facilitate conversation between rhythm and the character of our body. Open level, this work can be scaled for anyone. Wear what makes you feel good and expect to sweat. Pepper Fajans is the…

 
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9:00pm
Instructor Maya Louisa

Sensual Stretch

Fit4Dance
Sensual Stretch is a total-body stretch class for adults. Stretching gives your muscles the ability to lengthen, to expand and restore after exercise. Stretching also reduces muscle tension, enhances muscular coordination, and increases blood circulation and energy levels.  And of course,  it feels amazing.

 
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