This class will explore basic rhythms, beats and accents first performed by the American vaudeville circuit at beginning. Class starts off at an introductory level and progressing to an intermediate level. Dancers will combine musicality and footwork in basic steps like the Shirley Temple, and Buffalo. A variety of music styles will be used to accompany the dancers. Class will progress at a quicker pace.
Ages: 11-13 (Tap Technique taken in addition to this class is preferred.)
Dates: Mondays, Jan 29- Jun 11 (skip Feb 19, Apr 9, and May 28)
Time: 6:45pm – 7:45pm
Performance Dates: June 1-3
Tuition: $290 Member/$315 General
Instructor: Rico Lastrapes
Location: Blue Heron, Downstairs Studio
Attire: Must have hair in buns, black leotard, white ballet tights, black tap shoes for all classes and performances. Attire can be found at discountdance.com.
Spring Recital costume provided by VCA.
Class will participate in Spring Recital performance. Tuition includes performance fee.
To register for this class, please contact VCA Registrar at 206-259-3005