Performing Arts Center of Kapolei
XPRESS FREE PUBLIC DANCE CLASS SCHEDULE
BEG/INTER Thursday 3:30-4:30pm
INTER/ADV Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm
FREE PUBLIC DACE CLASS Description:
Xpress Free Public Dance Classes offers free dance training to any student attending a Public Elementary/Intermediate/High School. These classes will cover 4 basic genres Hip Hop/Breaking, Ballet, Jazz, and Tap, throughout the school year.. These classes are Multi-level which allow the dancers to sharpen and grow at their own pace. Students will have opportunity to experiment, express, choreograph, and perform individually and in groups. This training is particularly for knowledge and technical growth and a great way to gain confidence. There will be performance opportunities. Please note if your attendance is not consistent you will be excluded form affected performance routines.
-Please note that consistency is the key to accomplishing your goals!
XPRESS DANCE CLASS SCHEDULE
ALL CLASSES ARE $10 EACH…BEFORE CLASS…NO EXCEPTIONS!
KEIKI BALLET/JAZZ (4-6yrs)-Monday 3:30-4:30pm
MULTI-LEVEL BALLET/JAZZ (7yrs+)-Monday 4:30-6:00pm
KEIKI TAP/HIP HOP (4-6yrs)-Thursday 6:00-7:00pm
MULTI-LEVEL TAP/HIP HOP (7yrs+)-Thursday 7:00-8:30pm
VIP (Adults Only)-Thursday 8:30-10:00pm
Keiki Ballet/Jazz (4-6yrs old):
-This class will use numbers, letters, and other basic learning concepts to teach movements, balance, and flexibility. Ballet and Jazz terms will be partnered with visuals and phrases they can relate to from school or daily life at home and with Ohana. This class is low stress and will motivate them to participate and grow in confidence quickly. -Keiki tutus/princess dresses/ballet skirts are welcome!!!
-This class uses Ballet technique and Jazz execution to train the body for consistency in balance, flexibility, and muscle control. The goal in this class is to make hard work look effortless. This is a great way to educate yourself in ballet terms and techniques while training your body for professionalism. (Must have self-motivation and ability to move at your own pace. This is a multilevel class)
Keiki Tap/Hip Hop (4-6yrs old):
-This class opens up imagination and encourages experimentation. We will be working with beats, patterns, and levels. The first half of class educates the dancers in how to operate their tap shoes as musical instruments, testing balance and coordination. The second half gets their bodies bouncing and rolling to fun rhythms and beats motivating them to explore different ways to move their muscles.
Tap/ Hip Hop (7+)
-The first half of class presents the basics in Tap technique and terminology. This class will strengthen and stretch the dancers comprehension of music, technical movement, and retain choreography while tackling syncopation, rhythm, and beats. The second half teaches basic Breaking coordination and ventures into other styles of Hip Hop, using movement to stir creativity and stylized execution of choreography and free style to rhythm and beats. Come get a little taste of everything while working up a good sweat. (Must have self-motivation and ability to move at your own pace. This is a multi-level class)
VIP (Adults only)
This Dance Class is intended to help adults find themselves again! We dance and sweat and laugh together like our clubbing days. We explore different genres of dance to keep us from putting ourselves into boxes and find new muscle groups to stretch out and strengthen. We have opportunity to broaden our horizons and connections to hang out/dance outside of class if interested and available. Come learn Social Styles (Salsa, Bachata, Swing,ect.), Studio Styles (Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical, ect.), and Street Styles (Hip Hop, Breaking, ect.) with a bunch of Awesome people around your age and improve your Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit in the process!
*This class is suggested to wear work out clothes and bring comfortable shoes and socks to your first class!
Tap/Hip Hop Attire:
-Comfortable clothes you can move/stretch freely in
-Clean bottom shoes/sneakers
-Tap shoes (can purchase @ StepNup)
Ballet /Jazz Attire:
-Athletic fit clothes so teacher can see/correct body movement
***PLEASE NEVER WEAR JEANS OR DRESSES/SKIRTS***
All dance classes are being held at the Kapolei High School Dance room P4 Room is located on the far Diamond Head side of campus.... See map at bottom of this page.