As studios begin to open, many studios are offering online classes. Some are free others may charge so check various website. Please contact the organization to determine their plan during this time.
Ohio Dance is working to connect our community to resources that we can use to help us keep moving and creating despite the restrictions of the current time. Send your information and we will post. firstname.lastname@example.org
The OhioDance Virtual Dance Collection™ – Explore Ohio’s dance history
6-week summer session continues
All classes continue through August 13th! This includes Flamenco Studies & Flamenco Fundamentals (Mondays), Tuesday in-person classes (Wilhelm Dance), in-person classes at the Julia de Burgos CAC, and Technique Toolbox (Thursdays). If you already have those Zoom links, no need to re-register. If you’d like to join any of those classes, send us an email and let us know which class you’d like to register for.
To REGISTER for Zoom Classes and receive the link, email email@example.com
Suggested donation is $10/class. You can access a quick link at www.aliceblumenfeld.com/donate
Arts Air NE Ohio—Dance Community Hub Facebook Group provides several performances, online classes, and various resources for spending this time at home (you must have a Facebook account to access this group). https://www.facebook.com/groups/2570134129968815/
Streaming performances and classes
Beck Center for the Arts
Central Ohio Youth Ballet Senior and Junior Intensive details:
Students can Register for this event through our website at COYB.org
August 5,6,7 and 10,11,12 – 3pm-8:30pm – Ages: 11 and up
Pricing: Full: $335, Early by Aug 1 $295, Daily $70 and Drop in $20
Classes in classical ballet, Limon influenced modern, and Irish step.
Teachers: Bob Cole (ballet), Kathleen Burt (modern), Balinda Craig Quijada (modern), Vanessa Tharp (ballet), Yulia Lukyanova Moriarty (ballet), Joseph Moriarty (Irish Step) and Kylie Bonfante (ballet)
August 10 and 11 – 11am – 3pm – Ages: 7-10
Pricing: Full $80, early by aug 1 $64, Daily $52, Drop in: $20 per class.
Ballet warm up and then learn dances from the Nutcracker!
Teachers: Bob Cole and Vanessa Tharp
CB AT HOME page on our website, https://cballet.org/cb-at-home/.
BodyTalk: DCDC Community Connections Series is a 6-day online workshop series that is centered around community engagement. August 10-15. The week offers 10 dance workshops, two short screenings and discussions around DCDC repertory, and a performance showing of the work “BodyTalk”, followed by Q & A talk- back with the DCDC Artistic Leadership. This series experience will be led by DCDC Teaching Artists, and conducted via Zoom. All movement workshops are appropriate for ages 6 – Senior Citizens. No previous dance training is required. Participant discretion encouraged. Attend whatever you can. One low price of $50. Space is limited. For registration, visit www.dcdc.org/shop and select: BodyTalk DCDC Community Connections Series. Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; www.dcdc.org
Dublin Arts Council (dublinarts.org/be-creative)
Factory Street Studio
People can sign up to access our dance classes for children and adults. This is an option for anyone! Here’s the link to register and join classes: https://factorystreetstudio.wufoo.com/forms/rvvgezl14yvfe9/
Factory Street Studio Online summer camps. Sign up and info on our homepage at factorystreetstudio.org. They are all online and only $50 for the whole week.
Flux + Flow has classes posted on their Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/fluxflowdancecenter/)
and are asking for donations. The class schedule can be found here: https://www.flux-flow.com/schedule
GroundWorks DanceTheater, Cleveland Ohio
nextSPACE will run from July 13 – August 22.
nextSPACE, a new, interconnected summer series featuring activities in both live and virtual spaces around Cleveland and Akron.
Press release attached
Looking for ways to bring professional artists to your students remotely? GroundWorks DanceTheater is offering a variety of donation-based remote programming during this time. To learn more contact Rebecca Burcher at email@example.com.
Inspiration to Movement classes
Check out the schedule below for days and times
Mutual Dance Academy
The Movement Project https://vimeo.com/showcase/6900774
New Vision Dance Co. is teaching free classes online via Facebook Live and Instagram Live during this SIP order. Check them out at @newvisiondanceco www.newvisiondanceco.org
North Pointe Ballet is offering online summer training for the month of June. Training will be offered for intermediate and advanced, including ballet masterclasses, elective, and private lessons.” Info: https://northpointeballet.org/training-opportunities/classes-2020-int-adv/
The Ohio State University Department of Dance is now offering live guided virtual department visits. They can meet with you individually to give you and your guests a program overview, Q & A session, and a guided virtual tour of their facilities via Zoom. Schedule a virtual department visit>
Verb Ballets https://verbballets.org/onlineclasses/
Jess Cavender has provided a guide for using smartphones for video documentation
Video Documentation with Smartphones
Pt. I Best Practices for Shooting Video with a Smartphone
Video Documentation with Smartphones
Pt. II Transferring Video Files from Phone to Computer
Here is a link that might be helpful for those teaching dance online. https://youtu.be/iMSaeVE-7W8
National and International
Alonzo King LINES Ballet : linesballet.org/dance-center/classes/
Battery Dance Company hosts a variety of classes every day live through their website: https://batterydance.org/dancetv/ Past classes can be found on their YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/batterydancecompany/videos
Dancing Alone Together https://www.dancingalonetogether.org/
Dance Plug https://www.danceplug.com/class/free
Gaga People/Dancers https://www.gofundme.com/f/gaga-online-classes
Howcast – This site contains multiple styles of dance that it teaches:
- Ballet https://www.howcast.com/guides/455-ballet-dancing-lessons
- Ballroom https://www.howcast.com/search?query=ballroom+dance
The Iteration Project https://theiterationproject.org/2020/03/18/art-in-the-time-of-covid-19-resources/
Movement for Hope can be found on Facebook and Instagram
National Dance Education Organization (NDEO)
For all of those looking at distance learning for dance, the NDEO has an online forum with many wonderful suggestions. You do need to become a member but it may be worthwhile. www.ndeo.org
PBS Learning Media is offering videos, lesson plans and activities focusing on the Arts for all students in Visual Art, Music, Theater and Dance. Dance: Encourage and explore the participation, analysis, appreciation, and history of dance.
University of Washington Department of Dance
@Mercetrust has free Cunningham warm-up classes weekdays at 1pm EST through their Instagram Live.
@therockettes provides class twice a week, Tuesday and Thursday at 12pm EST, through Instagram Live. Typically, the Rockettes provide one workout class and one choreography class each week.
@movementexchange provides a wide range of styles of movement classes on their Instagram Live each week. They post weekly updates with class times, styles, and teachers.
@hothouse_yoga offers free yoga classes through Zoom, and their Instagram story provides a code to join.
The Good Foot Podcast https://www.thegoodfootpodcast.com/
The Dance Union Podcast https://www.thedanceunion.com/
The I Am Dance Podcast Show available on apple, spotify
Pod De Deux https://poddedeux.com/
Delving into Dance https://www.delvingintodance.com/
Mark Morris Dance Group is offering various free classes on YouTube. They have a playlist for adult classes and for children/teen classes. Styles range from ballet and modern to creative movement and even conditioning. https://www.youtube.com/user/MarkMorrisDanceGroup/playlists
The Martha Graham Dance Company provides GRAHAM ON DEMAND classes through their YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6R6ntknWZcc&list=PLbViijK778ISQ_vNwhSmnt9M-PMFgc_Dv
The Nationale Opera & Ballet (Dutch National Ballet) has free ballet classes through their YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrISNpG0bZk&list=PL6LTjzHW3kssUBZm1X1PVZ6PkEXw44iIT
Other Educational Sites:
Association of Teaching Artists’ teachingartists.com
For a full list of classes, please visit http://ohiodance.org/resources/classes-workshops/