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Ballroom and Latin dance

Foundational Ballroom and Latin dancers perform the "Harry Potter Waltz," a Viennese Waltz, as part of The Conservatory's  2024  Year-End Gala, "Becoming."  Choreographer:  Kathryn Tyryshkin. Videographer:  Tony Hicks, The Camera Guy.  2024.  All Rights Reserved.

FOUNDATIONAL BALLROOM AND LATIN: 

 Ages 9 to 12

Offers pre-teen dancers aged 9 to 12 an introduction into ballroom dance in both the standard and Latin forms. Classes will focus on correct ballroom hold and posture, beginning partnering skills and techniques (leading and following), basic steps/movement and musicality. During this session, fundamental (core) steps of the Waltz and Rumba will be introduced as a foundations to other ballroom (Tango, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz) and Latin (Cha-Cha, Jive, Samba, Paso Doble) dances. Dancers will take turns as partners, and will learn short combinations of choreography to have fun and put our new dance skills into practice.  Come have fun and dance with your friends!   NO PARTNER REQUIRED:


YOUTH & ADULT BALLROOM AND LATIN :   

Ages 13+

Offers teens and adults an introduction into ballroom dance in both the standard and Latin forms. Classes will focus on correct ballroom hold and posture, beginning partnering skills and techniques (leading and following), basic steps/movement and musicality. Fundamental (core) steps of the Waltz and Rumba will be introduced as a foundations to other ballroom (Tango, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Viennese Waltz) and Latin (Cha-Cha, Jive, Samba, Paso Doble) dances. Dancers can attend as singles or couples; all will take turns as partners, and will learn short combinations of choreography to have fun and put our new dance skills into practice.  It's Friday night -- put on your dancing shoes!  NO PARTNER REQUIRED:

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