BALLET Ballet barre, floor work and technique. Beginners will learn classical ballet fundamentals from the very beginning basics, and gain agility, flexibility, balance and body awareness. Advanced dancers will find their class tailored to the individual dancer’s needs by fine-tuning technique, giving advanced turn and jump combinations, and recommending personal goals. Ballet shoes required.
POINTE Ballet technique en pointe. Taught at Beg-Int level.
CONTEMPORARY Contemporary Dance is a feel-good, self-expression based movement. Dancers should have a basic knowledge of ballet technique and desire a quicker paced, choreography based class. Full warm up with technique training exercises, across the floor and a focus on the weekly combos. Beginners: This class is taught at an easy going pace and will be tailored to the participants in the class. Dancers will work on increasing balance, agility, stretch and strength.
LEAPS AND TURNS Enhance your jump height, precision and spectrum while perfecting and learning classic and trendy turns and turn combos.
TAP Stylized rhythmic tap with technique practice and weekly combinations. Beginners will learn tap basics and build their knowledge of sounds and tap vocabulary with plenty of style and lots of fun. More advanced tappers will be given rhythmic challengers, advanced tap tricks and fast-paced choreography. Tap shoes required.
BEGINNING BALLROOM SAMPLER Perfect introduction to ballroom dance for beginners; a great chance to learn or review basics in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. A different style of dance is taught each month.
INT/ADV BALLROOM Technique, style, vocabulary and musicality to enhance your ballroom dance performance. Prerequisite: Extensive knowledge of the basics of both smooth and rhythm styles required.
INTERMEDIATE BALLROOM At least one year of Ballroom and Latin. Advanced Ballroom: At least two years of Ballroom and Latin.
BEGINNER/ADVANCED SALSA Learn the basics and latest moves of salsa! After class, take your new moves to the dance floor in downtown Athens- Wednesday is Salsa night.
INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED JAZZ Intermediate and Advanced Jazz classes are for dancers who are ready to enhance their jazz dance vocabulary and ability. This class will be tailored to the individual dancer’s needs and address technique, turns leaps, tricks and Dancefx style. Dancers should have prior knowledge of basic jazz dance and be able to do a double pirouette. It is a great pairing with intermediate and advanced contemporary if you desire more choreography, combos and dance time. Beginners: New to Jazz dancers will learn the basics of jazz dance and technique in a fun and encouraging environment. Jazz dance will increase flexibility, core strength, and balance as well as musicality. Get ready for kicks, turns, tricks and fun! Soft soled jazz shoes required.
HIP HOP The latest moves to today’s hottest music taught by Athens’s Hip-Hop connoisseurs. Warm up, hip hop isolations and weekly combinations with a double dose of abs, legs, arms and cardio- it’s the whole package! FEMME HIP HOP A sassy, sexy take on traditional hip hop.
BURLESQUE AEROBICS Burlesque aerobics at Dancefx is something special! Go-go dance, burlesque, and sexy aerobics are combined to produce a thrill for the dancer. This new hybrid exists to celebrate and empower dancers while providing an incredible cardio and flexibility workout.