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Mon 30th
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.…

 
3:00pm

Dance Africa

Brooklyn Academy of Music
DanceAfrica is our nation's largest festival that is dedicated to remembering and celebrating African Dance not only from Africa but also from around the World!  Produced at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) DanceAfrica has been "wowing" audiences for the past 39 years! Enjoy four (4) days of performances, classes, workshops, films, parties, art and an incredible bazaar (Sat-Mon only!) throughout…

 
4:00pm
MoveUP! Dance Academy Session 2

MoveUP! Dance Academy Session 2

Mark DeGarmo Dance
Mark DeGarmo Dance is launching the second session of its MoveUP! Dance Academy this week. MoveUP! Dance Academy provides after-school dance training to dancers in grades one through five. Offered in eight week sessions, the latest session runs May 2nd - June 27th in Studio 517 at The Clemente. The Mark DeGarmo Dance curriculum is an introduction to movement and dance techniques for students of any…

 
4:00pm
After the Feast

After the Feast

Tiffany Mills Company
After the Feast is an evening-length project that fuses movement by Tiffany Mills, dramaturgy by Kay Cummings, music by Jonathan Melville Pratt, visual design by Dennis O’Leary, costumes by Mary Kokie McNaugher, lighting by Chris Hudacs and performance by six ferocious dancers. This new work imagines an urban dystopia caused by vanishing resources. Mills’ highly physical movement and daring partnering…

 
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
LADIE NSHIMBA

LADIE NSHIMBA

Dixon Place
Ladie Nshimba, mother of four kids, died on Friday, April 29th from intestinal Malaria in Congo.  Her husband had died 4 years ago.  The family is trying to recover her body for burial but the hospital will not release the body unless they pay the bills for her treatment at the hospital, where she was ill for three weeks.  At the moment, they are keeping her body in the morgue until they receive…

 
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
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
Contact Improvisation with Sarah Konner

Contact Improvisation with Sarah Konner

Brooklyn Studios for Dance
Class Description: Contact Improvisation is an improvised dance form based on the communication between two moving bodies in physical contact and their combined relationship to gravity and momentum. The practice includes learning to release excess muscular tension and abandon willfulness, in order to experience the natural flow of movement. We will play with rolling, falling, being upside down, following…

 
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 31st
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…

 
4:00pm
Open Audition in New Yor for Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company's 5-Month & 10-Month International 'Dance Journey' Study Abroad

Open Audition in New Yor for Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company's 5-Month & 10-Month International 'Dance Journey' Study Abroad

Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company
About Dance Journey: Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company (KCDC), hosts a unique 5-month and 10-month international study abroad dance program known as Dance Journey.  Open to dancers from 18 years of age and up from around the world, this incredible program provides an outstanding opportunity for professional development while dancing side-by-side with KCDC dancers and learning from one of the leading…

 
4:00pm

Nimbus Dance Works - Repertory Workshop

Nimbus Dance Works
Nimbus Dance Works will be offering a one day Repertory Workshop preceding their New York Season. The Workshop will be taught by Artistic Director, Samuel Pott and Nimbus Company Dancers. Repertory taught at the workshop includes excerpts from the New York Season and repertory commonly used in Nimbus’ company auditions.   Repertory Workshop Date: Tuesday, May 31st from 4-6pm Location: Gibney…

 
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

 
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
Hub Workshop with Sara Zatz at Gibney Dance!

Hub Workshop with Sara Zatz at Gibney Dance!

Gibney Dance
Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center 280 Broadway (Entrance at 53A Chambers) New York, NY, 10007 Hub Workshop with Sara Zatz  Creating Theater & Community Through Personal Narrative  Tuesday, May 31 / 6:30 – 8:00 pm Register here » Sara Zatz is the Associate Director of Ping Chong + Company and project manager of the Undesirable Elements performance series, an interview-based…

 
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
Horton Master Class with Troy Powell

Horton Master Class with Troy Powell

The Ailey Extension
Ailey II’s Artistic Director Troy Powell will lead a Horton master class for one day only. Prominent Alvin Ailey works, including Revelations, prominently features the shapes of Horton technique. This class is designed to focus on the fundamental elements of Horton: flat backs, lateral stretches, release swings, deep lunges, and stag position. Combinations of movements across the floor will include…

 
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
ANERGOS

ANERGOS

Dixon Place
Anergos is about the omnipresent suppression of the modern young greek. This is possibly a result of the junta raid in the 60’s that left a lasting effect on the approach of Hellenic upbringing. The Hellenic spirit has remained indefinitely vivid, loud in life and the celebrations of all of its joys and hardships, however largely limiting on the notion of potential. Anergos is a physical exploration…

 
7:30pm
 LEAVES OF GRASS – UNCUT

LEAVES OF GRASS – UNCUT

Dixon Place
Leaves of Grass – Uncut, a solo performance by Patrick Scully, summons the spirit of Walt Whitman & reveals many sides of the 19th century poet, from furtive to fierce, reflecting his utopian dreams, & his tribulations. On stage, this world includes projections of eighteen men dancing together, ranging from tender & sensual to boisterous. Stripping down to bathe in the opening scene, they set the…

 
7:30pm
Joyce Unleashed: Elina Pirinen

Joyce Unleashed: Elina Pirinen

Elina Pirinen
The Joyce moves beyond its Chelsea walls with these engagements designed to give audiences the chance to see cutting-edge artists performing in intimate spaces. Finnish artist Elina Pirinen makes her U.S. debut with her award-winning trio, Personal Symphonic Moment. In this on-stage autopsy of Dmitri Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 7, declared in 1942 to be an indictment of Fascism, Pirinen uses a personal…

 
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
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…

 
8:00pm
MEET THE ARTSTS: OPEN CALL 2016

MEET THE ARTSTS: OPEN CALL 2016

BAAD! (The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance)
Meet the emerging artists chosen by a selection committee of other artists and curators to create full-evening length dance and performance works at BAAD! in Fall 2016 with access to free rehearsal space and mentorship support.  MORE ABOUT OPEN CALL Open Call 2016 project partners Pepatian and BAAD! will provide free rehearsal space and paid performance opportunities at BAAD! The Bronx Academy…

 
Wed 1st
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…

 
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10:00am
Gibney Studios, Contemporary Forms

Gibney Studios, Contemporary Forms

Tiffany Mills Company
Taught by Tiffany Mills, this class offers an opportunity to work in-depth on body alignment, physical clarity, breath, and movement initiation so the dancer can connect his/her inner and outer worlds. In the warm-up, students are brought to a calm place, focusing on ease in the muscles while allowing the skeleton to move freely, yet clearly. From here, dancers are guided through exercises to mentally…

 
10:00am
Open Classes

Open Classes

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet has opened up its morning company class for the spring. Artistic Director Diana Byer teaches class following the Cecchetti syllabus as taught to her by Margaret Craske. Emphasizing purity of line and simplicity in style, this class is suitable for both ballet and modern dancers at the professional and advanced levels. Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00-11:45am Drop-in class…

 
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…

 
4:00pm
MoveUP! Dance Academy Session 2

MoveUP! Dance Academy Session 2

Mark DeGarmo Dance
Mark DeGarmo Dance is launching the second session of its MoveUP! Dance Academy this week. MoveUP! Dance Academy provides after-school dance training to dancers in grades one through five. Offered in eight week sessions, the latest session runs May 2nd - June 27th in Studio 517 at The Clemente. The Mark DeGarmo Dance curriculum is an introduction to movement and dance techniques for students of any…

 
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
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
Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba dance classes

Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba dance classes

Los Pleneros de la 21
Back by popular demand - a special extension of Los Pleneros de la 21's Bomba & Plena Adult Workshops - 5 consecutive WEDNESDAY evenings, designed to make you groove, sweat and dance! Get moving and shaking to welcome the summer with this special series of Bomba Dance Classes for adults, featuring fun, energetic and dynamic sessions for dancers of all levels. Never heard of, danced or seen Afro-Puerto…

 
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
Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Baruch Performing Arts Center
"Inventively quirky and sensuously muscular"          - The Boston Globe This award-winning dance company returns to Baruch in collaboration with Juilliard trained electronic sound artist Alexey Gorokholinsky to present this world premiere.  LOSTLANGUAGE physicalizes the memories of its performers to create a mysterious, yet electrifying evening of images and stories with great currency.   Visit…

 
7:30pm
Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC
Under the artistic direction of Emily Molnar, Ballet BC deftly pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance with intelligence, passion, and artistry. For its first appearance at The Joyce in over 15 years, the company performs a bold and innovative program of work by three internationally acclaimed female choreographers. Emily Molnar’s 16+ a room is a study of time, transition, and stillness, where…

 
7:30pm
L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

Sidra Bell Dance New York
Award winning dance theater company Sidra Bell Dance New York is collaborating with electronic sound artist and Juilliard trained Alexey Gorokholinsky as well as resident lighting designer Amith A. Chandrashaker for an exciting live performance event at New York City’s Baruch Performing Arts Center. L O S T L A N G U A G E is an evening length abstraction that archives the stories, memories, and…

 
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 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…

 
Thu 2nd
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…

 
2:00pm
Private Ballet Lesson with Julio Alegria

Private Ballet Lesson with Julio Alegria

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Private Ballet Lesson with Julio Alegria, welcome all ages and levels. Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center $60 for an Hour Lesson (Including the studio rental) 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,…

 
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
LEIMAY LUDUS Lab with butoh teacher Gio Kusanagi

LEIMAY LUDUS Lab with butoh teacher Gio Kusanagi

LEIMAY
LEIMAY LUDUS Lab: Eurythmy of Speech and Color with Gio Kusanagi June 2, 6pm-10pm, $46 Gio Kusanagi was trained with Eurythmy (developed by Rudolf Steiner) by Akira Kasai and Jolanda Frischknecht. Eurythmy is a movement art that attempts to embody the vibrations of various elements, such as color, spoken language, music, soul gestures, & planets.  During the first half, participants will learn…

 
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
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.

 
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
 LEAVES OF GRASS – UNCUT

LEAVES OF GRASS – UNCUT

Dixon Place
Leaves of Grass – Uncut, a solo performance by Patrick Scully, summons the spirit of Walt Whitman & reveals many sides of the 19th century poet, from furtive to fierce, reflecting his utopian dreams, & his tribulations. On stage, this world includes projections of eighteen men dancing together, ranging from tender & sensual to boisterous. Stripping down to bathe in the opening scene, they set the…

 
7:30pm
Annual Student Showcase 2016

Annual Student Showcase 2016

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
It has been a great semester at the Center for Flamenco Arts, and we can't wait to show off our stellar students at the Annual Student Showcase! The performance will take place at JKO High School on June 2nd at 7:30pm! Come show your support for your fellow flamencos!  Annual Student Showcase June 2nd, 2016 at 7:30pm at JKO High School $20 in advance $25 at the door

 
7:30pm
Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Baruch Performing Arts Center
"Inventively quirky and sensuously muscular"          - The Boston Globe This award-winning dance company returns to Baruch in collaboration with Juilliard trained electronic sound artist Alexey Gorokholinsky to present this world premiere.  LOSTLANGUAGE physicalizes the memories of its performers to create a mysterious, yet electrifying evening of images and stories with great currency.   Visit…

 
7:30pm
L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

Sidra Bell Dance New York
Award winning dance theater company Sidra Bell Dance New York is collaborating with electronic sound artist and Juilliard trained Alexey Gorokholinsky as well as resident lighting designer Amith A. Chandrashaker for an exciting live performance event at New York City’s Baruch Performing Arts Center. L O S T L A N G U A G E is an evening length abstraction that archives the stories, memories, and…

 
7:30pm
CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS FOR "SEASON 2016"

CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS FOR "SEASON 2016"

Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance
CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS WITH “VEILED” New Choreography Inspired by Martin Bresnick’s Prayers Remain Forever Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance will return this spring with new choreography and repertory for a two-night run at NYU/Tisch School of the Arts, Jack Crystal Theater, June 2-3 at 7:30pm. The production will feature Veiled, a new contemporary ballet for seven women inspired by Martin…

 
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

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
Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC
Under the artistic direction of Emily Molnar, Ballet BC deftly pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance with intelligence, passion, and artistry. For its first appearance at The Joyce in over 15 years, the company performs a bold and innovative program of work by three internationally acclaimed female choreographers. Emily Molnar’s 16+ a room is a study of time, transition, and stillness, where…

 
8:00pm
New York City Season

New York City Season

American Dance Institute
AMERICAN DANCE INSTITUTE (ADI) WILL PRESENT FIVE PREMIERES AT THE KITCHEN DURING ITS FIRST NEW YORK CITY SEASON, JUNE 2 – JULY 2 Yvonne Rainer’s The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually, June 2-4 Wilderness by Brian Brooks Moving Company, June 9-11 Jane Comfort & Company’s You Are Here, June 16-18 CHROMATIC, from Choreographer Susan Marshall, Composer Jason Treuting and Visual…

 
8:00pm
Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice

Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice

Jody Sperling / Time Lapse Dance
Global Warming Meets Dance, with Live Music, in Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice when Thursday, June 2 at 8pm - Performance, followed by talkback with Burtner and Sperling. Friday, June 3 at 8pm - Performance, followed by panel on the Arctic, climate and the arts Saturday, June 4 at 2pm - Performance, followed by children’s workshop Saturday June 4 from 5-6:30pm - Impacts Hour, curated by…

 
8:00pm
The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually

The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually

Yvonne Rainer
“The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually” is an ongoing work-in-progress that interweaves formal dance and personal themes of aging and mortality with humor and diverse texts — intermittently read by Rainer and the dancers — dealing with ancient Mideast dynasties, paleontological findings, and literary quotations. The power of language as a trajectory that runs parallel to…

 
8:00pm
 
9:30pm
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.…

 
Fri 3rd
Just Added
10:00am
Gibney Studios, Contemporary Forms

Gibney Studios, Contemporary Forms

Tiffany Mills Company
Taught by Tiffany Mills, this class offers an opportunity to work in-depth on body alignment, physical clarity, breath, and movement initiation so the dancer can connect his/her inner and outer worlds. In the warm-up, students are brought to a calm place, focusing on ease in the muscles while allowing the skeleton to move freely, yet clearly. From here, dancers are guided through exercises to mentally…

 
10:00am

Friday Master Class Series with Eran Bugge

Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance
The Taylor School is the premier training ground for modern dance technique in the Taylor style. The Taylor Master Class Series, offered only a few times a year, provides an ideal setting for a more in-depth study of Taylor style and repertory. Taught by distinguished Taylor dancers, this series of two-hour workshops, from 10am to 12pm, encourages students to expand their technical and stylistic…

 
10:00am
Open Classes

Open Classes

New York Theatre Ballet
New York Theatre Ballet has opened up its morning company class for the spring. Artistic Director Diana Byer teaches class following the Cecchetti syllabus as taught to her by Margaret Craske. Emphasizing purity of line and simplicity in style, this class is suitable for both ballet and modern dancers at the professional and advanced levels. Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00-11:45am Drop-in class…

 
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,…

 
11:30am
LEIMAY LUDUS Practice Swatch with Ximena Garnica & Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY LUDUS Practice Swatch with Ximena Garnica & Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY
Following the last class of the Guest Teacher Weekly Class (Friday June 3rd), there will be a 3 hour lab led by LEIMAY Artistic Director Ximena Garnica and LUDUS Resident Guest Teacher. Participants will be introduced to key aspects of Peter Sciscioli’s voice practice and LEIMAY’s body conditioning explorations. This lab will be divided into three parts: Experience back-to-back one-hour sessions…

 
11:30am
LEIMAY LUDUS Practice Swatch Lab with Ximena Garnica & Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY LUDUS Practice Swatch Lab with Ximena Garnica & Peter Sciscioli

LEIMAY
Following the last class of the Guest Teacher Weekly Class (Friday June 3rd), there will be a 3 hour lab led by LEIMAY Artistic Director Ximena Garnica and LUDUS Resident Guest Teacher. Participants will be introduced to key aspects of Peter Sciscioli’s voice practice and LEIMAY’s body conditioning explorations. This lab will be divided into three parts: Experience back-to-back one-hour sessions…

 
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…

 
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
Open House for the Comprehensive Pilates Certification

Open House for the Comprehensive Pilates Certification

Erika Bloom Pilates Plus
The Erika Bloom Pilates Certification Open House Join Erika Bloom and the educators of the Fall 2016 Pilates certification in our Manhattan studio and get an introduction to the 600+ hour Pilates apparatus certification and information on our luxury, international wellness brand that spans from New York to Connecticut to Turks and Caicos. When: Friday, June 3rd 6:30 PM Where: Erika Bloom Pilates…

 
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…

 
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Joyce Unleashed: Anna Sperber

Joyce Unleashed: Anna Sperber

Anna Sperber
The Joyce moves beyond its Chelsea walls with these engagements designed to give audiences the chance to see cutting-edge artists performing in intimate spaces. Brooklyn-based artist Anna Sperber makes poetic works with rigorous attention to detail. Tending to emotion and form in equal measure, her potent choreography affects our perception of space, time and architecture. In the world premiere of…

 
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THE FITS -  Dance Film Featuring The Q-Kidz

THE FITS - Dance Film Featuring The Q-Kidz

Award Winning Dance Film Opens in NYC
THE FITS follows eleven year old tomboy, Toni, as she loses interest in boxing with her older brother and is drawn towards the kinetic movement and feminine energy of the Lionesses Dance Team who practice down the hall. After joining the team, an outbreak of mysterious spasms starts spreading among the older girls and Toni is drawn even deeper into the world of movement and young womanhood she’s…

 
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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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Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Sidra Bell Dance NY presents LOSTLANGUAGE

Baruch Performing Arts Center
"Inventively quirky and sensuously muscular"          - The Boston Globe This award-winning dance company returns to Baruch in collaboration with Juilliard trained electronic sound artist Alexey Gorokholinsky to present this world premiere.  LOSTLANGUAGE physicalizes the memories of its performers to create a mysterious, yet electrifying evening of images and stories with great currency.   Visit…

 
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L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

L O S T L A N G U A G E Sidra Bell Dance NY

Sidra Bell Dance New York
Award winning dance theater company Sidra Bell Dance New York is collaborating with electronic sound artist and Juilliard trained Alexey Gorokholinsky as well as resident lighting designer Amith A. Chandrashaker for an exciting live performance event at New York City’s Baruch Performing Arts Center. L O S T L A N G U A G E is an evening length abstraction that archives the stories, memories, and…

 
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Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to perform at NJPAC

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to perform at NJPAC

Nai-Ni Chen Dance
The critically-acclaimed Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will perform at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 7:30pm. The dances of choreographer Nai-Ni Chen fuse the dynamic freedom of American modern dance with the elegant splendor of Asian art. Enjoy a full evening of her work which The New York Times calls “endlessly proliferating forces of cosmic energy.” An extraordinary…

 
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Chez Bushwick Presents: c.a.t.a.m.o.n Dance Group

Chez Bushwick Presents: c.a.t.a.m.o.n Dance Group

Chez Bushwick
This piece is a ‘Chafla’ (arabic word for party). Four talented performers, full of courage and humor, create a unique experience, bringing the enthusiasm and the joy of the ‘Chafla’ through high-quality, happy dance. Urfa was specifically made to question the different aspects of the Arabic culture in the Israeli public sphere. The soundtrack is a collection of famous singers from all over…

 
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CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS FOR "SEASON 2016"

CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS FOR "SEASON 2016"

Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance
CHERYLYN LAVAGNINO DANCE RETURNS WITH “VEILED” New Choreography Inspired by Martin Bresnick’s Prayers Remain Forever Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance will return this spring with new choreography and repertory for a two-night run at NYU/Tisch School of the Arts, Jack Crystal Theater, June 2-3 at 7:30pm. The production will feature Veiled, a new contemporary ballet for seven women inspired by Martin…

 
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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…

 
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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

 
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Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company
A joyous celebration you won’t want to miss! The dances of Nai-Ni Chen fuse the dynamic freedom of American modern dance with the elegant splendor of Asian art. Enjoy a full evening of her stunning choreography, which The New York Times calls “endlessly proliferating forces of cosmic energy.” An extraordinary cast of dancers and musicians takes you on a fantastic journey that blossoms with color,…

 
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Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC at The Joyce Theater

Ballet BC
Under the artistic direction of Emily Molnar, Ballet BC deftly pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance with intelligence, passion, and artistry. For its first appearance at The Joyce in over 15 years, the company performs a bold and innovative program of work by three internationally acclaimed female choreographers. Emily Molnar’s 16+ a room is a study of time, transition, and stillness, where…

 
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New York City Season

New York City Season

American Dance Institute
AMERICAN DANCE INSTITUTE (ADI) WILL PRESENT FIVE PREMIERES AT THE KITCHEN DURING ITS FIRST NEW YORK CITY SEASON, JUNE 2 – JULY 2 Yvonne Rainer’s The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually, June 2-4 Wilderness by Brian Brooks Moving Company, June 9-11 Jane Comfort & Company’s You Are Here, June 16-18 CHROMATIC, from Choreographer Susan Marshall, Composer Jason Treuting and Visual…

 
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Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice

Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice

Jody Sperling / Time Lapse Dance
Global Warming Meets Dance, with Live Music, in Polar Rhythms: Dance and Music of Ice when Thursday, June 2 at 8pm - Performance, followed by talkback with Burtner and Sperling. Friday, June 3 at 8pm - Performance, followed by panel on the Arctic, climate and the arts Saturday, June 4 at 2pm - Performance, followed by children’s workshop Saturday June 4 from 5-6:30pm - Impacts Hour, curated by…

 
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The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually

The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually

Yvonne Rainer
“The Concept of Dust: Continuous Project-Altered Annually” is an ongoing work-in-progress that interweaves formal dance and personal themes of aging and mortality with humor and diverse texts — intermittently read by Rainer and the dancers — dealing with ancient Mideast dynasties, paleontological findings, and literary quotations. The power of language as a trajectory that runs parallel to…

 
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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

 
Info & Tickets ($20, $35; Students w/ID $10)