DANCE

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Summer 2018 Dance Class Schedule

June 26, 2018 - August 24, 2018

ClassDayStart DateEnd DateStart Time
(1 hour class)
Location
Ballet - I & II Tuesday June 26 August 14 6:00pm RAC Studio I
Heels Tuesday June 26 August 14 6:30pm RAC Studio II
Jazz Funk Thursday June 28 August 16 5:00pm RAC Studio II
Bachata - I Friday June 29 August 24 5:30pm RAC Studio I
Bachata - II Friday June 29 August 24 6:30pm RAC Studio I

Fee: 
60 Minute Class - Ryerson Full-Time Students and Recreation Members: $65 + HST; Non-Members: $130 + HST; Non-Members must purchase a $30 OneCard to allow for RAC & MAC access

Register for all Instructional Programs at the RAC or the MAC or online here.

Instructional Class Promotion: Purchase your FIRST class at regular price and receive your SECOND class at 50% off. Promotional offer expires July 13, 2018.

Ballet I & II

Description: This class is mix between an introduction to ballet or for those with basic ballet experience who would like to master the fundamentals as well as an intermediate/advance level is created for any dancer with a good understanding of ballet technique and 2 or more years of experience. Improve your co-ordination and flexibility by learning the art of ballet. The class will help develop body alignment, posture, balance, and elegance by utilizing on-barre stretches and choreography, as well as development of the feet and turnout. For upper level students, the class expands upon the fundamentals of Ballet technique using simple combinations that allow students to focus on perfecting their technique, musicality and movement. As the class progresses students are challenged with more complex combinations and choreography in this graceful art form. *Note: this is a 90 minute class

Bachata I

Description: Taught by Canadian Latin Bronze Medalist Jone Lam & amazingly talented Ilinca Oprescu. Fast, easy, and fun to learn, Bachata is a popular dance style in the exciting world of Latin dancing being played in all Salsa nightclubs!  Originating from the Dominican Republic, bachata is fun and flirty with quick but simple Dominican footwork.  A dance partner is not required when registering for this class. 

Bachata II

Description: This is an intermediate/advanced level Bachata class for any dancer with a good understanding of Bachata level I instruction. Taught by Canadian Latin Bronze Medalist Jone Lam &  amazingly talented Ilinca Oprescu. Fast, easy, and fun to learn, Bachata is a popular dance style in the exciting world of Latin dancing being played in all Salsa nightclubs!  Originating from the Dominican Republic, bachata is fun and flirty with quick but simple Dominican footwork.  A dance partner is not required when registering for this class. 

Jazz Funk

Description: This class is designed to bring out your inner diva and star performance quality. It is a beginners class that focuses on confidence building while being fierce and bold. Jazz Funk takes elements of hip hop, street jazz and sensual diva-like energy. You get to be your own music industry star and forget everything else. This genre of dance gives you the chance to release sassiness and dance fiercely.

Heels

Description: Have you ever wondered how Beyoncé got so fierce? Do you love the Pussycat Dolls attitude? Then this is the class for you. Set to today's hip hop, R&B, and alternative music, Heels is all about having fun, building your confidence, embracing your femininity, and bringing out your inner sass! Heels are optional, however heels worn must have ankle support. No dance experience necessary! Female registrants only.