This genre of music, originating in South Korea, has taken the world by storm and has gained popularity on various music charts. K-Pop Dance Covers emerged around 2011 as part of the cultural storm of Korean pop culture. K-Pop cover videos have become one of the highest forms of tribute that fans use to honor and support their favorite artists. In this workshop series, you will learn choreography from popular Korean artists, BTS and others.
Every Saturday | May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Looking for something fun and different to freshen up your date night? Look no further! Each social dance series will start with an introduction to the dance style and will work on building patterns and lead/follow skills throughout the lessons. You can join at any time, however, we do recommend you register for an entire series to gain the most from the class. This will give you the choreography, practice time and confidence needed to dance socially.
Due to Covid-19, the in-studio version of this class is currently only available for dancers who live together in the same household. For your convenience, we are also offering this class virtually over Zoom.
Partner Rates (in-studio or virtual):
Individual Dancer Rates (virtual only):
Single class: $10
Class Dates and Styles:
May 7 | Intro to Country Line Dance
May 14 | No class
May 21 | Intro to Country Line Dance
May 28 | Rumba Social Basic Patterns
June 4 |Rumba Social Basic Patterns
June 11 | Salsa Basic Breaks and Passes
June 18 | Salsa Basic Turn Patterns
June 25 | Salsa Intermediate Turn Patterns
July 2 | Salsa Shines for Social Dancing
July 9 | Intermediate Country Line Dance
July 16 | Intermediate Country Line Dance
July 23 | Bachata Basics
July 24 | Bachata Intermediate Turn Patterns
July 30 | Bachata Intermediate Turn Patterns
August 6 | Basic Cha Cha Cha
August 13 | Basic Cha Cha Cha
August 20 | Merengue Basics
August 27 | Merengue Turns
While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform our creativity, Danceworks is committed to offering new ways to explore performance opportunities at a time when we cannot gather together to watch live performances. The expression of dance for the purpose of a digital video lends itself to so many new artistic pathways and choices. Students participating in Dance for Film Workshops can improve their technique while building choreography that will be captured on camera.
Due to the performance component, consistent attendance in the Dance For Film workshops is required to participate in the final video performance and drop-ins are not available.
Hip Hop/Bollywood Funk Fusion Workshop
Mondays 6:45-8pm | June 7 – August 23 | $156
The vibrancy of Bollywood dancing mixed with the energy and percussive rhythms of hip hop. Prerequisite: 4 years or more of hip hop dance experience.
Tap Dance Workshop
Wednesdays 7-8pm | June 9 – August 25 | $156
This workshop will explore the many layers that make u tap including musicality, articulation and rhythm. Participants will learn an exhilarating piece of choreography made just for the screen. This workshop is appropriate for strong tappers with an intermediate/advanced movement vocabulary.
This workshop is offered in-person and virtually
June 21 – 25 | 9am-4pm | $210 by May 31, 2021 | $225 after May 31, 2021
Are you an intermediate or advanced dancer between the ages of 12-16 looking for a challenge this summer? If so, audition for Danceworks’ Summer Dance Intensive! During this week-long experience, dancers will study with Danceworks versatile professional dancers and teaching artists. Taking a variety of classes, learning choreographed combinations, and discussing topics important to the growth of an artist, this event is sure to inspire.
Audition required. For consideration, please send a video clip (1:00-1:30 minutes in length) demonstrating skills, choreography, or improvisation to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please allow a week for video to be reviewed. If your preference is to audition in person, please contact email@example.com for available options.