SUMMER CLASS ROSTER
This class is geared towards creating dances, dance composition & artistic development. Students will learn different choreographic skills & tools that will help them create their own dances. This includes improvisation, imagination games/tasks, character development, team building & self reflection. The goal of this class is to equip students with life-long skills & tools that help them express themselves in a structured & freeing way.
HIP-HOP BALLET FUSION
This class is a fusion of both hip-hop & ballet. Students will learn the fundamentals of both hip-hop & ballet, while connecting & blending both genres into movement. This includes learning history, isolations, body conditioning, stretching & vocabulary. The goal of this class is to help students become more versatile & educated dancers in their mind & body.
Providing dance moves and choreography with deep cultural roots from Angola, Africa. This class is for all ages, offering a variety of dance styles, including Afro house and Kudro, that are highly energetic and fun. Recommended for all ages 6-18.
Storytime Reading, Behind-the-scenes, Personal Journey, and Q&A!
Enjoy storytime with internationally known authors and story creators. Come explore a new story each week of highly-acclaimed children's books, receive a behind-the-scenes look of the book's process of creation, and get a 1-1 discussion with the story's creator to hear about their creative backstory and advice for your story idea(s).
***FIRST 10 registrants receive the book of the day...FREE!***
Wear Your Crown with Shanice
These sessions focus on the social and professional development of young ladies of our community.
Installment II: Queens of the Ballroom (June 1st - July 30th)
A 2 month workshop focused on the practical application of skills and values learned in installment I. The inclusion of guest presenters and hands-on activities, by the end of this session participants will be successful in properly executing social etiquette, dancing 1-2 ballroom choreography, and showing their shine as respectful and talented leaders of their community.
Those who consistently participate in installments I & II will have the honor to showcase at the Annual Fathers/Daughters Cotillion. Additionally, each cohort will have a community project assignment. Recommended for ages 10-18.