Classes & Worskhops

Workshops

BalletMet

June 12-August 4, 2017
Summer Camps
BalletMet
Columbus, OH
Balletmet.org

Registration is now open for summer camp! Enjoy tea-party extravaganzas, transform into the Sugar Plum Fairy and so much more with BalletMet’s summer camps. Campers can choose between seven fun and inventive camps, for a week full of dance, creativity and self-expression. Learn more and reserve your spot at balletmet.org.

June 12-August 4, 2017
Summer Camps
BalletMet
Columbus, OH
Balletmet.org

Registration is now open for summer camp! Enjoy tea-party extravaganzas, transform into the Sugar Plum Fairy and so much more with BalletMet’s summer camps. Campers can choose between seven fun and inventive camps, for a week full of dance, creativity and self-expression. Learn more and reserve

July 3-27, 2017
Summer Classes
BalletMet
Columbus, OH
Balletmet.org

Summer classes are now open for registration. Classes begin Monday, July 3 and run through Thursday, July 27. View a full schedule and enroll today at balletmet.org.

August 8-24, 2017
Ballet Boot Camp
BalletMet
Columbus, OH
balletmet.org

Designed to get kids back in shape for classes in the fall, this Boot Camp is offered at two levels with Pointe as the upper level. Ballet Beginning, ages 8-11, is for those with beginning ballet experience. Ballet Beginning will take place from 4:30-6:00PM, the complete course is $159, the course per week is $60. Ballet Intermediate/Advanced, ages 12+, is for those with int/adv experience. Ballet Intermediate/Advanced will take place 6:00-7:00PM – Technique Class, 7:30-8:30PM – Pointe Class. The complete course is $159, the complete course with Pointe is $255, the course per week is $60, and the course per week with Pointe is $85.

BalletMet Columbus

Registration Now Open for BalletMet Dance Academy Classes
Dancers of All Ages and Skill Levels
Columbus Central Ohio residents can now register for BalletMet Dance Academy. From ballet and tap to jazz and modern to yoga and Pilates, the BalletMet Academy has something for everyone. BalletMet’s Academy offers hundreds of classes each week to students of all ages – beginning at age three and extending to senior adults – making it one of the largest dance training centers in the country affiliated with a professional Company.

Full details here: http://www.balletmet.org/2737-2/

Visit www.BalletMet.org for a full listing of classes for each age group, course descriptions, registration forms, schedules and more. The academy can also be reached at (614) 224-1672.

 

 

Beck Center for the Arts

Beck Center for the Arts
Lakewood, OH

Classes offered in preschool dance, preballet, KidsNDance, ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, contemporary, and special offerings for adults including Healthy Spine, Body Beautiful and Pilates.
www.beckcenter.org

CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY – SUMMER DANCE 2017

Cleveland – June 5 – 23, 2017
CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY – SUMMER DANCE 2017
Daily contemporary technique & somatic classes, and special events. College credit available. http://www.csuohio.edu/class/theatre-dance/csu-summer-dance

CSU’s 3-week dance intensive is back! Featuring daily contemporary technique and somatic classes, informal showings, artist chats, and more! For students & professionals. Flexible registration options. College credit available.

This year’s faculty includes an exciting group of nationally and internationally recognized guest artists!

  • Week 1: Malpaso Dance Company (Cuba)
  • Week 2: Douglas Gillespie (Kate Weare Company)
  • Week 3: Monica Bill Barnes (MBB&CO) & Shannon Bramham (Koresh Dance Company) 
  • See below for artist bios

Daily Schedule: 

  • Somatic Techniques: Mondays – Fridays 8:45 – 10:00 am
  • Contemporary Technique: Mondays – Fridays 10:15 – 11:45 am
  • Afternoon special offerings.

About This Year’s Contemporary Technique Guest Artists:

WEEK THREE – JUNE 19 – 23

Monday – Wednesday w/ MONICA BILL BARNES (In partnership with GroundWorks DanceTheater)

MONICA BILL BARNES founded MBB&CO in 1997 with the mission to celebrate individuality, humor and the innate theatricality of everyday life. Her work has been performed in venues ranging from Upright Citizen’s Brigade to Carnegie Hall and has been presented in more than 75 cities throughout the US.  Current projects include a collaborative show with radio host Ira Glass that combines radio stories and dance, Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host, a choreographed exercise tour of The Metropolitan Museum of Art called The Museum Workout created in collaboration with artist and author Maira Kalman, and Happy Hour, the world’s only karaoke office party turned dance show, and the company’s first long-running show with recurring performances in NYC and tours around the country.

Thursday – Friday w/SHANNON BRAMHAM (In partnership with DANCECleveland)

SHANNON BRAMHAM, originally from Virginia, graduated with her BFA in Dance Performance from East Carolina University.  She joined Koresh Dance Company in 2008.  Currently, in addition to dancing as a senior member of the Company, Shannon manages Koresh Dance Company’s robust touring educational and outreach program, leading many of the KDC’s programs offered on tour.  In addition, she is among the few dancers chosen to regularly set Koresh choreography.  Shannon is also regularly invited to teach and set her own work.  Recent locations include Wright State University, South Dayton Dance Theater, Highpoint University, We are Artists, East Carolina University, and Nina’s School of Dance.  Her work has also been showcased at ACDFA and RDA. Shannon currently teaches adults at the Koresh School of Dance.

Location of Summer Dance classes and events: 

CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building 5th Floor (#523)
1901 E. 13th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Check our website for updated information, additional offerings, and to download registration form: http://www.csuohio.edu/class/theatre-dance/csu-summer-dance

Columbus City Ballet School Summer Intensive

Columbus City Ballet School Summer Intensive
June 28-July 9 “Young Dancers Summer Intensive”
July 29-Aug 12 “Back to School & Master Class Workshop” with Carlos Dos Danto – former Alvis Ailey Dancer and
choreographer, Liezl Austria – Ballet faculty with Alonso King
For more information: 614-482 -0222 www.columbuscityballetschool.com

Columbus Modern (CoMo) Dance Company


Columbus – CoMo Dance Company
Downtown & Grandview: http://comodance.org

  • Beginning / Intermediate Adult Dance
    NEW! 4-week class sessions on various topics
  • Advanced Adult Modern Dance
    Repertoire and technique
  • Children’s Modern Dance I & II (Ages 4-8, 8-12)
    Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm (II) & 6:30-7:30pm (I)

Contemporary Dance Theater

Winter Dance
Contemporary Dance Theater
1805 Larch Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45224
(513) 591-1222
Visit cdt-dance.org/classes for more information
Cincinnati  Classes at Contemporary Dance Theatre

Registration for some classes is required: http://cdt-dance.org/classes

CDT offers a variety of dance and movement classes for all ages from 3 up.

These classes include modern dance, ballet, jazz, hip hop, improvisation, Salsa, and more.  Young children can take Shake and Create, Introduction to Dance I, Hip Hop, Tap and Zumba for kids as well as more advanced classes as they get older.

 

DANCECleveland will be presenting American Dance Festival

DANCECleveland will be presenting American Dance Festival (ADF in CLE) in Cleveland this coming summer in a mini festival and Summer Dance Workshop with CSU’s Depart. of Theatre and Dance.  The 4-day workshop, with ADF faculty is intended for college dancers and professional dancers.
https://dancecleveland.wixsite.com/adfincle

American Dance Festival (ADF) in Cleveland Workshop Series
 
The American Dance Festival (ADF) in Cleveland Workshop Series Presented By DANCECleveland in Collaboration with American Dance Festival, and Cleveland State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance is a four day workshop comprised of modern, contemporary, hip hop, creative process and repertory classes for professional and intermediate to advanced level dancers ages 16 and up. The workshop provides time and space for dancers to immerse themselves in their training while enjoying the festival activities and live dance performances that ADF & DANCECleveland will be offering during the week-long festival, which takes place July 29th– August 5th in the CLE. theatre district.
Teachers will include Charles O. Anderson, Brian Brooks, Pamela Pietro, Otto (Aquaboogy) Vazquez, Raphael Xavier and more!Workshop Series Dates: Wed. Aug. 2nd – Sat. Aug. 5th.
Time: Classes will run daily from 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Where: Cleveland State University Arts Campus, Middough Building; 1901 East 13th St. Cleveland, OH 44114

Registration Fee: $320 (Includes all classes, performance tickets, t-shirt and more!)

Housing and food are not included. Contact DANCECleveland for housing options at Cleveland State University.
How To Apply:
Fill out and return the application form with payment.
Once received, you will receive a confirmation email.

Submit a résumé of your dance training, education, and professional experience with your application.
Registration Form & Fee Due by May 10th, 2017.

By Email: sarah@dancecleveland.org
By Mail: DANCECleveland 13110 Shaker Sq. # 106 Cleveland, OH 44120.
By Phone: 216-991-9000.
Checks should be made out to DANCECleveland.

Registration can be downloaded here: https://dancecleveland.wixsite.com/adfincle


Dancing Wheels Company

June 26-30, 2017 (10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.)
Summer Dance Intensive
Dancing Wheels Company
Cleveland, OH
school@dancingwheels.org

The Dancing Wheels Company & School will be offering a one-week Adult Summer Intensive Workshop for dancers 15 years and older. Dancers, teachers and dance aficionados from around the world join together to gain an understanding and hands on practicum in the methodologies of physically integrated dance taught only by the Dancing Wheels Company.  This year, special guest artist/choreographer James Morrow will infuse his unique dance vocabulary and choreographic work creating an opportunity for participants to explore elements of modern, contemporary and urban dance styles. There will be a showing at 1:30 p.m. followed by a reception on Friday, June 24, 2016. Students will perform works they have learned and created and may invite family and friends to attend. Tuition is $275 for one week, a $50 non-refundable deposit is due by June 1, 2017. For information on the Intensive Training please contact Jessica Hodges at (216) 432-0306 or by email at school@dancingwheels.org.

July 24-28, 2017 (10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.)
Youth Multi-Arts Camp: “Color the World with Kindness”
Dancing Wheels Company
Cleveland, OH
school@dancingwheels.org

Join the School of Dancing Wheels as we explore Dance, Theatre, Visual Arts, and American Sign Language. Perfect for children (ages 5-15 years) with and without disabilities to learn, grow, and play together this summer! Friday, July 28th at 2:00 pm join the campers and staff for a culminating performance at Dancing Wheels Studios! Students will need to pack their own lunch. Tuition is $275 for the camp, a $50 non-refundable deposit is due by July 1, 2017. For more information please contact Jessica Hodges at (216) 432-0306 or by email at school@dancingwheels.org.

Dancing Wheels Company and School

Cleveland –
Dancing Wheels Company and School Classes
Ballet 11-12
Performance Ensemble 12-2
Jazz funk 2-3
(phone) 216.432.0306 (fax) 216.432.0308
school@dancingwheels.org
http://www.dancingwheels.org/school-in-studio.asp

DAVID DORFMAN DANCE

Ohio University Dance Division Summer Dance Institute 2017Ohio University Summer Dance Institute DAVID DORFMAN DANCE
Featuring NYC-based
DAVID DORFMAN DANCE
June 18-30, 2017 at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio
Get ready for two weeks of fun, rigorous, and impassioned dancing!
–Daily technique, composition, improvisation, somatic, and repertory classes!
–Nightly activities including DDD open rehearsals, wellness workshops, improve jams, and more!
–Learn DDD repertory and dance in a new piece for participants directed by David
–In-progress performance of DDD’s latest work, Aroundtown, on June 24th. Open to the public!
Faculty include David Dorfman, Lisa Race, Kendra Portier, Aya Wilson, Simon Thomas-Train, Nik Owens, and more!
Deadline for application is May 1, 2017
Apply online at www.ohio.edu/dance
Tuition: $1100 for all classes and activities
Open to pre-professional and professional dancers ages 16 and older. Limited scholarships available. Housing and meal options available for all students.

Fanchon Shur Cincinnati

“Morning Wake-Up” sessions Fanchon Shur
Cincinnati

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday morning – 8:30 to 9:30 am – join me as often as you can.
This class TEACHES MOVEMENT EFFICIENCY AND HELPS BRING CONSCIOUSNESS TO ALL PARTS OF OUR BODIES. WE integrate elements of Bartenieff fundamentals, space harmony, yoga, Feldenkrais, body-mind centering, fluids, nervous system, and plasticity of our bones.
Let me know that you’ll be joining me! fanchonshur@growthinmotion.org
Cost: $10 per class.
BE ON TIME AND LET ME KNOW WHEN YOU ARE COMING. Who knows how long I’ll be offering this, so COME SOON!
Check my website for days that I will not be holding class. http://www.growthinmotion.org/classes/ morning-wake-up/

Flamenco Dance Columbus

Flamenco Dance Columbus Columbus, OH
Visit www.flamencodancecolumbus.com to register or email FlamencoDanceColumbus@gmail.com for more information.

Hixon Dance

Columbus – May-July, 2017
Hixon Dance summer classes
McConnell Arts Center in Worthington

Super Movers: Dr. Seuss Edition   (3 weeks)
3–5 years | No prior experience necessary
Saturdays, 10:00-11:00am
3 week sessions:  June 3 – June 17  OR  July 22 – August 5
Fee:  $35  / MAC Members: $31.50
Join us on an adventure of all things Seuss-tacular! Listen to your favorite Seuss stories and then transform into fun characters! Explore size, level, direction, speed, energy, and shapes. Use your imagination, play with props and costumes, and communicate your ideas with your body. A great introduction to dance for small children!

Shake, Wiggle, and Roll! (3 Weeks)
6 – 9 years | all skill levels
Saturdays, 11:00am-12:00pm
3 week sessions:  June 3 – June 17  OR  July 22 – August 5
Fee:  $35  /  MAC Members: $31.50
Help us shake your wiggles out this summer! Exercise your body, mind, and imagination through basic dance steps, games, and working with friends. Learn about patterns, shapes, qualities, and expressive skills. You can even create your own dance! Explore dance concepts while building creativity, problem-solving, and confidence in a fun interactive environment.

Movement for Young Actors (3 Weeks)
12 – 17 years I No prior dance experience necessary. Some prior acting helpful.
Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30pm  (*First day May 10 from 3:30-5:00 only)
3 week sessions:  May 10 – May 24  OR  July 19 – August 2
Fee: $50  /  MAC Members: $45
Take your performance skills to the next level. Learn basic dance steps, work on coordination, musicality, and build your confidence as a stage performer. Gain strategies on how to learn movement quickly, how to practice and remember choreography, and how to audition with poise. Have fun and gain experience with musical theater style by learning choreography to a classic Broadway show!

Adult Open-level Modern Technique (6 weeks)
Ages 18 + |  Some prior dance experience helpful
Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30pm
6 week sessions: May 3 – June 7  OR  July 19 – August 23
Fee: $103  /  MAC Members: $93
Experience a holistic yet rigorous approach to Modern technique. Begin with therapeutic floor work that builds connections within the body, increases strength and flexibility, and creates clarity throughout the body. Center work challenges dancers to use their weight with both suspension and release while maintaining alignment through the spine, legs, and feet. A range of tempos and meters will increase musicality and expression. Class ends in a full-bodied and fun combination!

Modern Dance:  Mind- Body Connection (6 weeks)
Ages 18+  |  No prior experience necessary
Thursdays, 7:00-8:00pm
6 week sessions: May 4 – June 8  OR  July 20 – August 24
Fee: $74  /  MAC Members: $67
Connect to your body and your creative impulses! Class begins with therapeutic floor work and conditioning exercises, then continues with dance phrases and guided improvisations. Somatic practices like Bartenieff Fundamentals, Alexander Technique, body-mapping and visualization, and Pilates increase bodily self-awareness, coordination, and mindfulness.

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Inlet Dance Theatre’s Summer Dance Intensive ‘17 (SDI ’17)

June 14-28, 2017 (Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm)
Inlet Dance Theatre’s Summer Dance Intensive ‘17 (SDI ’17)

Inlet Dance Theatre
Playhouse Square, Cleveland, OH
www.inletdance.org, info@inletdance.org or 216-721-8580
Inlet’s SDI ’17 is an aggressive 6.5 week training program for ages 12 through young adult. The SDI ’17 allows students to experience being a dancer in a professional dance company. Students learn nontraditional partnering, Hawkins-based release technique, performance improvisation, composition, and repertory. Students will receive multiple performance opportunities including an informal showing on June 30 and the culminating concerts at Cain Park Evans Amphitheater on July 26 & 27.

MamLuft&Co

July 10-14 & 17-21, 2017 Summer Dance Camp for Kids MamLuft&Co. Dance Cincinnati, OH A full-day camp that teaches children to move creatively, cooperatively, and confidently! For boys and girls, MamLuft&Co. Dance’s Cincinnati Summer Dance Camp for Kids offers Modern Dance Technique and Ballet Technique that de-emphasizes pink and princesses. Children will learn dance, make props and “scenery” to accompany their dances, and prepare for a Friday 3pm performance for parents! 9am – 3pm (drop off between 8:30am and 9:00am, extended day supervision add-on available until 6pm) Website: mlco.org/camp

Movement Afoot Summer Tap Workshop Series

Join the dancers of Movement Afoot for these thematic workshops exploring topics in tap and percussive dance. The sessions are open to adults and teens, at intermediate and above level. Come to learn, share, and grow your tap practice!
Sunday July 23, 3:30-5 pm
Jazz Tap Technique, taught by Lauren Squires
Sunday July 30, 3:30-5 pm
Musicality for Dancers, taught by Janelle Maur
Sunday August 13, 3:30-5 pm
Body Percussion, taught by Janet Schroeder
Sunday August 20, 3:30-5 pm
Improvisation, taught by Stephanie Gluck
Location: Artisan Dance Studio, 4700 North High St., Columbus, OH
Pricing: $20 for one workshop; $36 for two; $48 for three; $60 for all four.
Registration: http://movementafoottap.com
Contact: movementafoot@gmail.com

New Vision Dance Co.

Open adult company class with New Vision Dance Co.
June 25 from 9-11a.m.
Warm up with Kelsey Gorman
Progressions with Artistic Director Melissa Gould
Contemporary combination with Marissa Bender
Location: Broadway Bound Dance Centre
6701 Bevelhymer Rd. New Albany 43054
Questions? newvisiondance@live.com

Drop in $15 cash or check payable to New Vision Dance Co.
Class includes a warm-up, progressions across the floor and a combination. These classes are taught at an intermediate/advanced level (you will be dancing with company members), but we welcome dancers of all levels. No formal dress code, just clothes you can move in.

Open adult company class with New Vision Dance Co.
Sunday, July 30th from 9-11a.m.
Featuring:
Ballet Barre/Center with Stephanie Hearne
Progressions with Artistic Director Melissa Gould
Contemporary combination with Sammie Hansen

Drop in $15 cash or check payable to New Vision Dance Co.
Class includes a warm-up, progressions across the floor and a combination. These classes are taught at an intermediate/advanced level(you will be dancing with company members), but we welcome dancers of all levels. No formal dress code, just clothes you can move in.
Location: The Dance Space at iYooWee
736 Northfield Rd. Westerville 43082
Questions? newvisiondance@live.com

Open adult company class with New Vision Dance Co.
Sunday, August 27th from 9-11a.m.
Featuring:
Warm up with Christina Coppel
Progressions with Artistic Director Melissa Gould
Hip Hop combination with Ryan Shaw

Drop in $15 cash or check payable to New Vision Dance Co.
Class includes a warm-up, progressions across the floor and a combination. These classes are taught at an intermediate/advanced level(you will be dancing with company members), but we welcome dancers of all levels. No formal dress code, just clothes you can move in.
Location: The Dance Space at iYooWee
736 Northfield Rd. Westerville 43082
Questions? newvisiondance@live.com

Ohio State Sports Medicine, Performing Arts MedicineColumbus

Scheduled on individual basisDance Wellness Screening Ohio State Sports Medicine, Performing Arts MedicineColumbus (downtown), Dublin, Lewis Center, and GahannaDance Wellness Screens are exclusively designed to help the dancer understand more about his /her body & potential areas of further improvement to enhance performance and career longevity. The assessments are completed individually, with an exercise packet specific to the results. No prescription is necessary, screen not meant to assess specific injuries. A one-hour individual session is $130. Call to schedule your screen with a performing arts medicine specialist at OSU Downtown 614-366-3600, Dublin 614-366-9324, Lewis Center 614-293-1008, or Gahanna 614-293-7600. Website: http://www.sportsmedicine.osu.edu

OSU Hillel Foundation Folk Dance Group

Columbus – OSU Hillel Foundation Folk Dance Group Tuesday Evenings 8pm-11pm
(the oldest center of folk dancing in Columbus) loves dancing at festivals. This year they shared their favorite dances at the International Festival, Columbus Arts Festival, Comfest, Old Town, and Ohio Wesleyan University’s Earth and Peace gathering. The group meets every Tuesday night from 8-11 p.m. at OSU’s Hillel Foundation 46 E 16th (one block off High Street) Park in back of building and use parking lot entrance. The group is warm and welcoming. From 8-8:30 is usually a review of one of harder new dances. From 8:30-11 the time is packed with easy, hard, old, new, favorite dances. Israeli dances are highlighted. For more information, call Mimi, 236-5486

School of Canton Ballet

Classes for all ages, includes a full range of classical ballet plus other dance styles.
Pianists accompany all ballet classes.
Faculty are artistic & executive director Cassandra Crowley, assistant to the director Jennifer Hayward, choreographer in residence Angelo Lemmo and early childhood specialist Julie Mizer Grazze. All classes at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts. Register online at cantonballet.com or call 330-455-7220.

The Arts Castle

Dance Academy Program
The Arts Castle
190 W. Winter Street
Delaware, OH 43015

The Arts Castle Dance Academy offers professional instruction in a fun, non-competitive environment.  We believe everyone should have an opportunity to dance!  Our Dance Academy is unique in offering many avenues for students to learn and enjoy dancing, while working with a busy schedule and family budget.

Dance Academy seeks to awaken the joy of dance in our students with a combination of quality technique and personal expression.  We feel that this objective is best met within a supportive, family-friendly environment, open to dancers of all ages (4 years old and up) and abilitilies, and cultivated by a nurturing, professional team of instructors.  Ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, tumbling, lyrical and combo classes are offered annually.

Classes take place Monday through Friday in the late afternoon and evening hours, and Saturday mornings.  Please see our www.artscastle.org  for more details or contact us at 740-369-2787.

The Dancing Wheels Company & School

Summer Dance Intensive
The Dancing Wheels Company & School will be offering a one-week Adult Summer Intensive Workshop for dancers 15 years and older. Dancers, teachers and dance aficionados from around the world join together to gain an understanding and hands on practicum in the methodologies of physically integrated dance taught only by the Dancing Wheels Company.  This year, special guest artist/choreographer James Morrow will infuse his unique dance vocabulary and choreographic work creating an opportunity for participants to explore elements of modern, contemporary and urban dance styles.

Dates: June 26 – 30, 2017

There will be a showing at 1:30 p.m. followed by a reception on Friday, June 24, 2016. Students will perform works they have learned and created and may invite family and friends to attend.

Times Both Weeks: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily

Tuition: $275 for one week.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is due by June 1, 2017

For information on the Intensive Training please contact Jessica Hodges at (216) 432-0306 or by email at school@dancingwheels.org.

Youth Multi-Arts Camp: “Color the World with Kindness”

Join the School of Dancing Wheels as we explore Dance, Theatre, Visual Arts, and American Sign Language. Perfect for children (ages 5-15 years) with and without disabilities to learn, grow, and play together this summer!

Friday, July 28th at 2:00 pm join the campers and staff for a culminating performance at Dancing Wheels Studios!

Dates: July 24-28, 2017 Monday through Friday

Times: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily (pack your own lunch)

Tuition: $275 for the camp.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is due by July 1, 2017

For more information please contact Jessica Hodges at (216) 432-0306 or by email at school@dancingwheels.org.

The U Will Dance Studio

The U Will Dance Studio’s Fall schedule for 2016 is HERE!, starting on June 1st.
340 W Main St, Plain City, OH. (click to open it in Google maps)
SALSA and BARRE are the new classes for summer… sounds great, right? ZUMBA, STRETCHING, BALLET and FLAMENCO are running as always.
http://www.uwilldance.com/

Toledo Ballet announces its Summer Intensives

Toledo Ballet announces its Summer Intensives
Toledo Ballet welcomes Miami City Ballet principal dancers Renato Penteado and Tricia Albertson as well as ballet legend and former principal of National Ballet of Finland Soili Arvola as guest teachers during its ballet summer intensives. Also offered is the musical theatre intensive conducted by TB artistic / school director Lisa Mayer and resident director and choreographer Michael Lang as they bring their years of musical theatre on Broadway and international experience to TB studios. This year’s musical theatre focus will be Legally Blonde. The three ballet intensive guests will offer advanced level training (ABT© levels 5-7), and will also teach a class for advanced beginning / intermediate I (ABT© levels 3 and 4) during the week. Ms. Arvola will teach June 19 – 23; Mr. Penteado will teach July 17-21; Ms. Albertson will teach July 24-28. Ms. Mayer and Mr. Lang will conduct their Legally Blonde musical theatre intensive July 10-14 and is open to young performers ages 11-18. Founded in 1939, Toledo Ballet has the longest running annual production of Nutcracker in the entire country. Toledo Ballet School offers the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, an 8-level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. In addition to ballet, TB offers an extensive contemporary division as well as health and fitness classes, pilates, and yoga. Toledo Ballet, a non-profit organization, has as its mission “to promote interest in dance through premiere education, outreach and performances.” For more information, go to www.toledoballet. org  or call 419.471.0049.

Verb Ballets Studio

Dance For Everyone
Shaker Heights: Classes ongoing
Verb Ballets Studio
3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Heights OH, 44122

Dance for Everyone community dance classes at Verb Ballets studio open to anyone who share the love of dance. Classes in ballet and pointe are available for a variety of different ability levels from beginner to advanced. Drop ins welcome. No pre-registration necessary please come 10 minutes early to fill out paperwork. Cost is $15/class or $120 for a 10 class card. For more information visit http://www.verbballets.org/classes.html or call 216-397-3757.

The AdVerb Project
Shaker Heights: Classes ongoing
Verb Ballets Studio
3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Heights OH, 44122

Verb Ballets offers ongoing workshops where adult community members learn choreography and performance technique. The ensemble has performances through out the year in studio and senior living facilities. The AdVerb Project registration is ongoing. Call 216-397-3757 or email rdickinson@verbballets.org to learn more on how to get involved.

Xclaim Dance Company

Columbus OH / Monday Evenings
Xclaim Dance Company
Artists in Residence at Charisma Centre for the Arts – 4099 Karl Rd. 43224.

Open Company Class with Xclaim. Monday’s 6:30 pm $10 Walk-in fee, Studios through Door E. Taught by Xclaim’s dancers and Artistic Director, Mariah Layne French. Offerings as diverse as our dancers, with a strong jazz influence, including: Jazz, Pop Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Modern, and Somatic Practices.

Suitable for adults, intermediate-advanced students & aspiring professionals.

For more information/ schedule updates visit xclaimdance.com or email info@xclaimdance.com