Jazz

Contemporary + the Craft of Choreography

July 15 - July 19 & July 20 Showcase

Due to low enrollment, this workshop has been cancelled.

Come this summer to explore your artistic voice, inspire your spirit and strengthen your technique in a supportive and fun environment!

1 week of intense focus on contemporary dance and choreography. Time will be spent experiencing improvisation, contemporary/modern technique, choreography and rehearsals.

In addition, an open morning ballet class @ 9-10:30am taught by Integrarte faculty is offered at not extra cost. Hours of the program are 10:45-5pm . The week will culminate in an open showing of all created work on Saturday July 20 @2pm .

Teachers include Tara McCrystal, who runs the Integrarte pre professional Modern training and Jillian Grunnah, who is an Integrarte guest teacher and runs the dance program at Noble and Greenough School. In addition, other wonderful guest artists will also be teaching throughout the week as well.

In order to run this program we need a minimum of 6 students.

Sample Schedule:
Open Ballet technique 9am-10:30am
Warm up + Improvisation 10:45am-12:15pm
Lunch 12:15pm-1pm
Modern or Contemporary technique
1pm-2:30pm Composition + Choreography
2:30pm-4pm Rehearsal + Workshop 4pm-5pm

Age: 13+
Level: Intermediate + Advanced
Tuition: $500
Dates: Monday-Friday July 15-19. July 20 showcase at 2pm

Beginner Contemporary Jazz

This class focuses on proper alignment, building strength and learning classic jazz style and movement. The warm-up is focused on the Simonson Technique, an anatomically aware, organic approach to movement. Class includes a thorough warm-up, progressions across the floor and a combination set to a variety of music styles.

Day and Time:
Tuesday 6:00 - 7:30 pm Studio 2

Ages:
Adult and teenager

Price: $18 per class, drop-in, 10 class card $160. Payment can be made using cash, check, or credit card.  Online purchases can be made by creating an account on Mindbody.

 

Intermediate Contemporary Jazz

This class is based on the Simonson Technique, an anatomically aware, organic approach to movement. Class begins with a thorough warm-up and includes progressions across the floor and a combination set to a variety of music styles. Class is designed for intermediate and advanced-level dancers.

Day and Time:
Thursday 7:00 - 8:30 pm Studio 1

Ages:
Adult and teenager

Price: $18 per class, drop-in, 10 class card $160. Payment can be made using cash, check, or credit card.  Online purchases can be made by creating an account on Mindbody.

 

Beginner Jazz Workshop

Designed for those with little to no dance training, this 6-week workshop introduces students to jazz dance using the Simonson Technique, an organic approach to movement focused on injury prevention and lifelong dancing. Students will learn basic dance vocabulary and movement through a series of exercises designed to develop strength and get you moving! A thorough warm-up is followed by brief exercises across the floor and a combination set to a variety of music styles. Experienced dancers who are new to jazz, as well as those looking for a slow-moving refresher course, are also welcome. Taught by Victoria Kickham.

Ages:
15 and over

Price:
Full program $90  (6 classes)
Drop-in $18 (drop-ins only allowed in the first two classes)

Dates: 
January 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 14.  Register in-person at Integrarte on online at Mindbody. DEADLINE to  register is  Wednesday Jan 9, 2019! 

When:
Thursdays, 5:45 - 7:00 pm