This ongoing course explores all aspects of dancing from a beginner’s starting point. Participants will understand basic techniques common to all dance genre’s (keeping timing, rhythm, counting, breathing) as well as be introduced to each dance genre (such as hip-hop, jazz, contemporary, ballet, and on and on). A goal is to provide participants with a working knowledge of the various styles of dancing and their terminologies in order to give them knowledge needed to perform simple routines in an audition setting.
AGE RANGE(S): 7 through 18 with division into separate groups based upon age/experience and according to number of participants.
MIN DESIRED PARTICIPANTS: 10
MAX PARTICIPANTS: 25
INSTRUCTOR(S): Samantha Hernandez
NUMBER OF WEEKS: Ongoing through year with showcases approximately every 3 months
HOURS PER WEEK: 1.5
DAY SCHEDULED: Tuesday
TIME SCHEDULED: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
OPPORTUNITY COST: $63 per month (AutoPay with ALL CLUBS ACCESS PASS)
LOCATION: Youtheatre Players at The Shops @ Palm Desert (formerly Westfield Palm Desert Mall)
There will be a nominal charge per seat for attendance at the Showcase Performances. Family and friends are encouraged to attend and participants are expected to pre-sell a minimum of 3 tickets to the performance.
ARRANGEMENT ONLY. A month is considered an average of four sessions; some months may be more, some may be less. Absences will not warrant a reduction in fee.