Workshops & Master Classes

Our workshops give dancers of any genre the tools needed to create fresh, sophisticated and inventive choreography.

Zumba Class Series (*UPDATE – see below!)


The workshop series was originally scheduled to end on April 1; however, it’s been brought to our attention that that’s Easter Sunday. Since this is a holiday we will not be holding class on April 1 but we will make up the class on Sunday, April 15th from 10-11am. Please note, no class April 1 or April 8 and the last class in the series will meet on April 15 (so get those taxes done early).


Date: Sundays, Jan. 14 – Mar. 25 & Apr. 15 *No class April 1 or 8!

Time: 10-11am

Instructor: Arturo Hernandez

Cost: $10/class or $50/6 classes


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Start your Sunday in a FUN way with a Zumba class!


Date: Saturday, March 17
Time: 5:00-6:30pm
Instructor: Zach Byron Schorsch
Cost: $10


Register for Move/Sing/Capture

Zach Byron Schorsch (UWM Dance Department ’16) invites artists of every level to experiment with the different processes utilized in rehearsal for his upcoming show, Wisdom Teeth. While working with journal prompts and pop music, the workshop explores quick ways of documenting and curating experiences. Come play with the cast and gain confidence in simultaneous vocal and physical investigation! No experience necessary.

Bollywood Dance Series (*more dates added!)

Dates: Wednesdays, Mar. 7, 14, 21, Apr. 4, 11, 18, 25 (no class 3/28)
Time: 6:15-7:15pm
Instructor: Cyenthia Vijayakumar
Cost: $15/workshop or $80/series


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Cyenthia Vijayakumar is a trained Kathak (Indian classical dance) and Bollywood dancer who has been performing and teaching the art for several years. She has performed all over India and America in many prestigious platforms such as Hampi Utsav (India), Bramotsav (India), Mustard Seed Film Festival (US), etc. Ms. Vijayakumar has conducted Bollywood and Kathak workshops for many corporate organizations like Cisco (India), The Paul (India), IBM (India), Kathak workshop in Philadelphia and choreographed many dance routines for various corporate events and weddings.

Sunday Barre Workout Series

Dates: Sundays, April 8, 15, 22 & 29

Time: 10:00-11:00am

Instructor: Yumelia Garcia

Cost: $15/class; regular Danceworks rates apply. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS CLASS.


Can’t find time for fitness during the week? Join instructor Yumelia Garcia for a special series of Sunday workouts! Barre Workout fuses Pilates, yoga and resistance training with ballet barre work and dance, and is appropriate for all ability levels. Using inspiring music and various props, this workout is fun, motivating, and continuously moving.


Comfortable, non-restrictive clothing and bare feet or ballet shoes can be worn for Barre Workout. Bring or borrow a yoga mat, free weights and a Pilates ball!

Family Workshops

Looking for a fun family activity? Give your family the gift of dance and make memories that will last forever.

Family workshops are designed for up to six family members per workshop—bring your Mom, Dad, Aunts, Uncles, Grandma and Grandpa. The more the merrier!

More Information

Questions? Contact Amy Brinkman-Sustache, Director of Education, at 414.277.8480 x6002.