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Advanced Choreography

Advanced Choreography
Wednesdays, Jan 19-Apr 6 (skip Feb 23) | 3:15-4:15 pm
Tuition: $205 General | $195 Member
Instructor: Madeline Morser
Location: Upstairs Studio

This class is the toolbox builder for both new and continuing choreographers level V and above. Every two or so classes, students will begin work on a new element or tool of choreography, viewing examples of professional work exemplifying the same concepts. Students are encouraged to use the material they create in this lab style class for their own choreography, as pure experimentation, or any combination thereof.

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Beginner/Intermediate Contemporary

Beginner/Intermediate Contemporary
Wednesdays, Jan 19-Apr 6 (skip Feb 23) | 4:15-5:30 pm
Tuition (includes $50 performance fee): $305 General | $290 Member
Instructor: Madeline Morser
Location: Upstairs Studio

This class is aimed at introducing level III and IV dancers to Contemporary dance. An umbrella term for various mixtures of Modern, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, and international dance styles, Contemporary dance is a wonderful opportunity to dive into learning complex, detailed, and satisfying phrase-work to a variety of pop and indie music choices. Following a full body warm up standing, upside-down, and on the ground, we will learn across the floor progressions and longer phrases. The class will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Advanced Lyrical

Advanced Lyrical
Wednesdays, Jan 19-Apr 6 (skip Feb 23) | 5:30-7:00 pm
Tuition (includes $50 production fee): $360 General | $345 Member
Instructor: Madeline Morser
Location: Upstairs Studio

Lyrical dance is most often defined as a combination of ballet and jazz techniques, with emphasis on graceful, fluid motions that often mirror the lyrics or theme of the music. Class will start with a center warm up including both standing exercises and daily workshops for jumps, turns, and falls to be used in phrase-work, and then will move into traveling progressions as well as longer phrases/group dances. This class is an advanced level open to level V dancers and above and will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Advanced Contemporary

Advanced Contemporary
Wednesdays, Jan 19-Apr 6 (skip Feb 23) | 7:00-8:30 pm
Tuition (includes $50 performance fee): $360 General | $345 Member
Instructor: Madeline Morser
Location: Upstairs Studio

This advanced class, open to level V and above, includes a full body warm up with combos standing, upside-down, and on the ground followed by phrase work and some feel-good across the floor progressions. Explore the details of timing, floor-work, inversions, and a powerful grounded center. The class will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Intermediate Modern and Choreography

Intermediate Modern and Choreography
Mondays, Jan 17-Apr 4 (skip Feb 21) | 5:00-6:00 pm
Tuition (includes $50 production fee): $240 General | $230 Member
Instructor: Vanesa Wylie
Location: Upstairs Studio

Learn the movements that are the foundation for classical modern dance and develop your creative voice. Contractions, spirals, basic floor work, and the concepts of Modern dance (space, time and force) are taught in a manner that is encouraging and fun. The class will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Advanced Modern

Advanced Modern
Mondays, Jan 17-Apr 4 (skip Feb 21) | 7:30-9 pm
Tuition (includes $50 production fee): $330 General | $315 Member
Instructor: Vanesa Wylie
Location: Upstairs Studio

Modern dance is important training for all dancers and this class will be fun and energetic. At this level, Graham, Cunningham, Limon and other modern disciplines are covered. Class will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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Advanced Jazz

Advanced Jazz
Mondays, Jan 17-Apr 4 (skip Feb 21) | 6:00-7:15 pm
Tuition (includes $50 production fee): $285 General | $275 Member
Instructor: Vanesa Wylie
Location: Upstairs Studio

A fabulous class for advanced dancers in a treasured American dance genre that includes a warm-up, stretching, across the floor combinations and fun choreography that builds every week. The class will perform in our annual Original Works production (performance fee included).

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at joy@vashoncenterforthearts.org or (206) 259-3005.

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