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Sat 30th
12:00am
Zumba Fitness Class

Zumba Fitness Class

Fit4Dance
If you like to dance and want to get fit, then check out Zumba classes with Laci Chisholm.  These classes are not only fun, but challenging and appropriate for dance fitness lovers of all levels!  Laci truly believes that dance has the ability to elevate the spirit, focus the mind, and center the body. This belief is evident in her high-energy classes where her infectious smile and encouraging words…

 
8:00am
DEVICES: Choreographic Intensive and Mentorship

DEVICES: Choreographic Intensive and Mentorship

Doug Varone and Dancers
On the heels of a successful pilot year, Varone and his dancers will lead a Choreographic Intensive and Mentorship designed for serious, emerging choreographers. The intensive will be divided into three distinct parts, over the course of several months. A week-long intensive residency kicks off the program*, Varone will share ideas about craft, design and composition through finely-honed creative…

 
8:15am
Nassau Coliseum Performance Opportunity- Registration begins now!

Nassau Coliseum Performance Opportunity- Registration begins now!

Alex Ray Studios Inc.
As the NY Islanders prepare to host their last season on Long Island, Alex Ray Studios Inc. has been asked to perform during their last home game event at Nassau Coliseum. We are currently enrollling students for our ballet and lyrical/ contemporary program for students from the ages of 3-22yrs.    Ballet I (3-5 yrs.) Ballet II (6-9 yrs.) Lyrical I (10-13 yrs.) Lyrical II (14-17 yrs.) Lyrical…

 
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10:00am
Call for Volunteers: Large Scale Choreography!

Call for Volunteers: Large Scale Choreography!

Jonah Bokaer & Storefront for Art and Architecture
This Saturday, May 30, Jonah Bokaer and the Storefront for Art and Architecture invite 64 volunteers to participate in a large-scale public choreography as part of the New Museum's annual IDEAS CITY "Festival Of The Future," producing an original work.  Participation will involve physical migration of "The SpeechBuster," an iconic work by Jimenez Lai and Grayson Cox. Comprised of 32…

 
10:00am
the invincible loser series

the invincible loser series

the invincible loser series
coming to you: 'the invincible loser workshop series' with six different teachers/choreographers in berlin, may 25th - 31st 2015 - a week of incredible and rare workshops!   you can research or die with:   Jos Baker / Peeping Tom Juan Kruz Diaz de Garaio Esnaola / Sasha Waltz & Guests Sita Ostheimer / Hofesh Shechter Tom Weinberger / former dancer with Batsheva Dance Company Johannes…

 
10:00am
Pilates Tower Class

Pilates Tower Class

Elite Body Pilates
Open classes for small groups on Pilates Tower equipment www.EliteBodyPilates.net info@EliteBodyPilates.net 212-717-1302

 
11:00am

Athletics of Intimacy with Karinne Keithley Syers (teaching for K.J. Holmes)

Movement Research
This class uses improvisation and conversation to explore Mabel Todd's work alongside a strand of process philosophy that looks at the self as a mobile, unsettled, only provisional center, and the possibility of using the ideokinetic and somatic techniques of entertaining images to dive into strange regions of physical intelligence. We will draw on developmental movement studies, the practice of…

 
11:00am
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
12:00pm
It's Showtime NYC!

It's Showtime NYC!

It's Showtime NYC!
WHERE Battery Park, New York, NY WHEN on Saturdays through June 27th, 2015 WHAT Legal performance opportunities for street and subway dancers and free weekly public performances   ABOUT THE PROGRAM   Come see NYC’s most talented hip-hop and street dance crews perform every Saturday through June from 12PM to 4PM at Battery Park. ‘It's Showtime NYC’ is a pilot program that provides legal…

 
12:00pm
Its's Showtime NYC

Its's Showtime NYC

Mark Morris Dance Group
It’s Showtime NYC   WHERE Battery Park, New York, NY WHEN on Saturdays through June 27th, 2015 WHAT Legal performance opportunities for street and subway dancers and free weekly public performances   ABOUT THE PROGRAM   Come see NYC’s most talented hip-hop and street dance crews perform every Saturday through June from 12PM to 4PM at Battery Park. ‘It's Showtime NYC’ is a pilot…

 
1:00pm
Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

Ballet Arts
  http://www.balart.com ~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand constant awareness of skeletal alignment, core strength, and proper…

 
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2:00pm
Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave
Dancewave presents: Dance wave"s Spring Season 2015: Spring Celebration and School Performance Friday | May 29, 2015 | 8PM Saturday | May 30, 2015 | 2PM & 7PM Sunday | May 31, 2015 | 2PM Dancewave's Spring Celebration and School Performance will honor the Dancewave companies, ensembles, and its students. The companies and ensembles will perform works by renowned choreographers such as Kyle Abraham,…

 
2:00pm
The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances 2015

The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances 2015

School of American Ballet
The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The evening begins with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard’s Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincoln Center. A seated dinner at 9pm at the Mandarin Oriental will conclude the evening. For more information, please contact the special events office at…

 
2:00pm
Dancing in the Parks: Bushwick Community Festival

Dancing in the Parks: Bushwick Community Festival

Moving Spirits Inc.
We are presenting an afternoon of dance with local artists, students, and neighbors hosted by the arts organization, Moving Spirits Inc. We are dedicated to evolving social change through dance performances and community engagement. This community-centered event features a FREE dance workshop open to ALL ages followed by FREE performances by local dance companies and community organizations. Between…

 
2:00pm

The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015

The School of American Ballet
The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The evening begins with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard’s Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincoln Center. A seated dinner at 9pm at the Mandarin Oriental will conclude the evening. For more information, please contact the special events office at…

 
2:00pm
Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

The Joyce Theater
Described by The New York Times as “America’s greatest contemporary ballerina,” Wendy Whelan, the former New York City Ballet principal, recently launched the Wendy Whelan New Works Initiative, which begins spectacularly with Restless Creature, a suite of four duets, each created by a talented young artist with whom Whelan also performs. This Joyce co-production and co-commission features Kyle…

 
2:00pm
A Thread That Ties Us All

A Thread That Ties Us All

ChEckiT!Dance, Nomadic Roots, MJM Dance, Danza Orgánica and Movement of the People Dance Co.
A Thread That Ties Us All is a program of shared works by five female choreographers working across the country. Allison Brzezinski, Rainy Demerson, Megan Minturn, Marsha Parrilla, and Joya Powell investigate constrictive gender roles, unjust labor practices, collective action and police violence in original choreography that is both brazen and beautiful.  Allison Brzezinski/ChEckiT!Dance  Rainy…

 
2:00pm
Ariel Rivka, Carolyn Dorfman, Sean Curran and More on One Stage 5/28-30

Ariel Rivka, Carolyn Dorfman, Sean Curran and More on One Stage 5/28-30

Ariel Rivka Dance
Ariel Rivka Dance presents its eighth New York City season in partnership with Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company, Guest Soloists Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch (formerly of Martha Graham) and Paul Dennis (formerly of Jose Limon), and featuring choreography by Sean Curran (formerly of Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company).

 
3:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD…In Practice & Performance

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
3:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… and A Gala Benefit

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
4:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
5:00pm
2015 Taylor Teen Ensemble AUDITION

2015 Taylor Teen Ensemble AUDITION

Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance
The Paul Taylor Teen Ensemble offers teenagers an opportunity to learn more about Mr. Taylor’s work through the performance of excerpts of his diverse repertory. By audition only, the Ensemble seeks to expand the student’s experience of Mr. Taylor”s movement style, while developing his/her technical proficiency and overall artistry. The Ensemble commitment is for one year and includes technique…

 
5:00pm
TANGO CLASSES- ADVANCED

TANGO CLASSES- ADVANCED

Thalia Spanish Theatre
Learn to dance TANGO with award-winning dancers YAISURI SALAMANCA & JOHN HERNAN RAIGOSA! BEGINNERS: Mondays 7:30-8:30pm April 6 to June 29, 2015 ---------------------------------------------------------------- ADVANCED: Saturdays 5-6pm April 11 to June 27, 2015   FEE: $240 for 12 Classes- $25 INDIVIDUAL CLASS

 
6:00pm
Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition

Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition

Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition
Valentina Kozlova, former principal dancer with the Bolshoi Ballet and New York City Ballet,  announces the 5th annual International Ballet Competition, May 26-30 at Symphony Space.    180 classical and contemporary dancers from 22 countries around the world, from Russia to Paraguay, will gather in New York to dance before an international panel of judges led by renowned Andris Liepa, former principal…

 
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7:00pm
Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave
Dancewave presents: Dance wave"s Spring Season 2015: Spring Celebration and School Performance Friday | May 29, 2015 | 8PM Saturday | May 30, 2015 | 2PM & 7PM Sunday | May 31, 2015 | 2PM Dancewave's Spring Celebration and School Performance will honor the Dancewave companies, ensembles, and its students. The companies and ensembles will perform works by renowned choreographers such as Kyle Abraham,…

 
7:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD…In Practice & Performance

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
7:00pm
ASBC's 2nd Choreographer Studio Showcase

ASBC's 2nd Choreographer Studio Showcase

ASBCompaNY
ASBC's Studio Showcase series is a great way for emerging or estabilished choreographers to show their work. Our goal is to connect dancers and choreographers internationally to create a Fantastic Cultural Exchange. Holding this Chroeographis Series monthly, truly gives the Choreographers a place to develop their artistry and work! This Choreographer Series happens every month. Please come…

 
7:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… and A Gala Benefit

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
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7:30pm
MFA II Concert

MFA II Concert

NYU Tisch School of the Arts
Free Admission! THE MFA II CONCERT IS DEDICATED TO DISPLAYING WORKS FROM STUDENTS IN THEIR FINAL YEAR IN THE MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAM.  THE CONCERT IS THE CULMINATION OF TWO YEARS OF HARD WORK AND DEDICATION, AND IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS TO DEMONSTRATE EVERYTHING THEY HAVE LEARNED IN THEIR STUDIES AT TISCH.  UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF FACULTY, THE STUDENTS WORK WITH LIGHTING AND COSTUME…

 
7:30pm
HYPERACTIVE

HYPERACTIVE

La MaMa ETC
Hyperactive, high energy human dance installation commissioned by Galway Arts Festival and performed at Dublin Dance Festival, is for cast of four male dancers, including Marcus Bellamy, Ryan O’Neill and Kevin Coquelard, whose backgrounds range from Broadway to theatre to street dance. Stretching horseplay and dance to the limit, come and see them perform this human dance installation with plenty…

 
7:30pm
Ariel Rivka, Carolyn Dorfman, Sean Curran and More on One Stage 5/28-30

Ariel Rivka, Carolyn Dorfman, Sean Curran and More on One Stage 5/28-30

Ariel Rivka Dance
Ariel Rivka Dance presents its eighth New York City season in partnership with Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company, Guest Soloists Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch (formerly of Martha Graham) and Paul Dennis (formerly of Jose Limon), and featuring choreography by Sean Curran (formerly of Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company).

 
8:00pm
The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances 2015

The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances 2015

School of American Ballet
The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The evening begins with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard’s Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincoln Center. A seated dinner at 9pm at the Mandarin Oriental will conclude the evening. For more information, please contact the special events office at…

 
8:00pm
JANE COMFORT & COMPANY: ALTIPLANO (World Premiere)

JANE COMFORT & COMPANY: ALTIPLANO (World Premiere)

La MaMa ETC
Representing a radical shift from Jane Comfort’s history of text-driven works, Altiplano is an abstract dance that originates in movement structures that range from spare images of the desert to highly physical and complex configurations, like a flash flood or violent winds. It references the evolution of animals and social communication with its gradually increasing physicality and hive-like density. Comfort,…

 
8:00pm

The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015

The School of American Ballet
The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The evening begins with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard’s Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincoln Center. A seated dinner at 9pm at the Mandarin Oriental will conclude the evening. For more information, please contact the special events office at…

 
8:00pm
Graham 2 presents 2015 NY Season

Graham 2 presents 2015 NY Season

Opening Night benefit honors Graham alumna Diane Gray
Graham 2, a pre-professional dance company comprised of the most advanced students of the Martha Graham School, presents its 2015 New York season at the Martha Graham Studio Theater. The season opens with a special benefit performance honoring esteemed Graham alumna Diane Gray. Diane Gray was Associate Artistic Director of the Martha Graham Dance Company and Director of the Martha Graham School…

 
8:00pm
First Look 2015

First Look 2015

Brooklyn Ballet
First Look is an annual curated dance series hosted by Brooklyn Ballet featuring emerging and established choreographers.  The 2015 performances include work by: Lauren Hafner Addison/BOINK! Dance Crystal Bella Shawn T. Bible Marika Brussel Caitlin Dutton Kristin Draucker Alexeya EM William Ervin Joanna Futral/The Lovelies Remi Harris  Amanda Hinchey Laura Hydak Kendra Monroe/Shot of Scotch Suzan…

 
8:00pm
Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

The Joyce Theater
Described by The New York Times as “America’s greatest contemporary ballerina,” Wendy Whelan, the former New York City Ballet principal, recently launched the Wendy Whelan New Works Initiative, which begins spectacularly with Restless Creature, a suite of four duets, each created by a talented young artist with whom Whelan also performs. This Joyce co-production and co-commission features Kyle…

 
8:00pm
A Thread That Ties Us All

A Thread That Ties Us All

ChEckiT!Dance, Nomadic Roots, MJM Dance, Danza Orgánica and Movement of the People Dance Co.
A Thread That Ties Us All is a program of shared works by five female choreographers working across the country. Allison Brzezinski, Rainy Demerson, Megan Minturn, Marsha Parrilla, and Joya Powell investigate constrictive gender roles, unjust labor practices, collective action and police violence in original choreography that is both brazen and beautiful.  Allison Brzezinski/ChEckiT!Dance  Rainy…

 
8:00pm
Chez Bushwick Presents: James & Jen | McGinn & Again

Chez Bushwick Presents: James & Jen | McGinn & Again

McGinn & Again
Brother and sister, James & Jen McGinn will present two new works under their multidisciplinary family art collective: McGinn & Again.

 
8:30pm
THE DANCE CARTEL: WET CLUTCH

THE DANCE CARTEL: WET CLUTCH

La MaMa ETC
Wet Clutch explores portable material that can be adapted to diverse spaces. Iconic female imagery from the last four decades of Hollywood pop and cult films will complement and offset live choreography and celebratory actions, forming an explosive public dance experience. The Dance Cartel creates experiences that break the societal expectation of a “dance performance” in order to bring movement…

 
Sun 31st
10:00am
the invincible loser series

the invincible loser series

the invincible loser series
coming to you: 'the invincible loser workshop series' with six different teachers/choreographers in berlin, may 25th - 31st 2015 - a week of incredible and rare workshops!   you can research or die with:   Jos Baker / Peeping Tom Juan Kruz Diaz de Garaio Esnaola / Sasha Waltz & Guests Sita Ostheimer / Hofesh Shechter Tom Weinberger / former dancer with Batsheva Dance Company Johannes…

 
Just Added
2:00pm
Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave Spring Celebration/Season 2015

Dancewave
Dancewave presents: Dance wave"s Spring Season 2015: Spring Celebration and School Performance Friday | May 29, 2015 | 8PM Saturday | May 30, 2015 | 2PM & 7PM Sunday | May 31, 2015 | 2PM Dancewave's Spring Celebration and School Performance will honor the Dancewave companies, ensembles, and its students. The companies and ensembles will perform works by renowned choreographers such as Kyle Abraham,…

 
2:00pm
HYPERACTIVE

HYPERACTIVE

La MaMa ETC
Hyperactive, high energy human dance installation commissioned by Galway Arts Festival and performed at Dublin Dance Festival, is for cast of four male dancers, including Marcus Bellamy, Ryan O’Neill and Kevin Coquelard, whose backgrounds range from Broadway to theatre to street dance. Stretching horseplay and dance to the limit, come and see them perform this human dance installation with plenty…

 
2:00pm
Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

Wendy Whelan/Restless Creature

The Joyce Theater
Described by The New York Times as “America’s greatest contemporary ballerina,” Wendy Whelan, the former New York City Ballet principal, recently launched the Wendy Whelan New Works Initiative, which begins spectacularly with Restless Creature, a suite of four duets, each created by a talented young artist with whom Whelan also performs. This Joyce co-production and co-commission features Kyle…

 
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3:00pm

New York Theatre Ballet to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant

New York Theatre Ballet
New York, New York – Through its grant-making to thousands of nonprofits each year, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) promotes opportunities for people in communities across America to experience the arts and exercise their creativity. In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the NEA will make a $15,000 award to New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) to support the company’s…

 
4:00pm
JANE COMFORT & COMPANY: ALTIPLANO (World Premiere)

JANE COMFORT & COMPANY: ALTIPLANO (World Premiere)

La MaMa ETC
Representing a radical shift from Jane Comfort’s history of text-driven works, Altiplano is an abstract dance that originates in movement structures that range from spare images of the desert to highly physical and complex configurations, like a flash flood or violent winds. It references the evolution of animals and social communication with its gradually increasing physicality and hive-like density. Comfort,…

 
5:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
5:00pm

Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… and A Gala Benefit

Manhattan Youth Ballet
Manhattan Youth Ballet presents WITH REGARD… In Practice & Performance from May 29 – 30, 2015 and A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center. A Gala Benefit honoring Marina Stavitskaya will begin with a cocktail hour at 5pm, followed by the gala performance at 6pm curtain. There will also be a post-performance catered reception and silent…

 
5:00pm
Workshop/Performance Opportunity - BalaSole Dance Company

Workshop/Performance Opportunity - BalaSole Dance Company

BalaSole Dance Company
Registration Deadline:  Friday, May 29, 2015 BalaSole Dance Company is offering emerging and re-emerging dance artists a chance to perform in the company's opening and closing pieces in July 2015 at the Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theater.  Selection for this performance opportunity requires participation in BalaSole's Emerging & Re-Emerging Artist Dance Workshop on May 31, 2015 from 5:00-7:00PM…

 
7:00pm
ASBC's 2nd Choreographer Studio Showcase

ASBC's 2nd Choreographer Studio Showcase

ASBCompaNY
ASBC's Studio Showcase series is a great way for emerging or estabilished choreographers to show their work. Our goal is to connect dancers and choreographers internationally to create a Fantastic Cultural Exchange. Holding this Chroeographis Series monthly, truly gives the Choreographers a place to develop their artistry and work! This Choreographer Series happens every month. Please come…

 
8:00pm
Graham 2 presents 2015 NY Season

Graham 2 presents 2015 NY Season

Opening Night benefit honors Graham alumna Diane Gray
Graham 2, a pre-professional dance company comprised of the most advanced students of the Martha Graham School, presents its 2015 New York season at the Martha Graham Studio Theater. The season opens with a special benefit performance honoring esteemed Graham alumna Diane Gray. Diane Gray was Associate Artistic Director of the Martha Graham Dance Company and Director of the Martha Graham School…

 
8:00pm
Narrentanz

Narrentanz

Dance To The People
Come to see our work in progress! For the last three months we've been working with students of CSI and dancers in NY to put together a piece about madness, titled Narrentanz. The piece will be premiered this fall, but we want to hear what do you think about it.

 
Mon 1st
12:00am
16th Annual Summer Workshop

16th Annual Summer Workshop

Doug Varone and Dancers
Our workshops are grounded in a straightforward philosophy. Movement classes are designed to build technical strength and body awareness, but this is only one small aspect of how we develop asthinking dance artists. As a choreographer, I have always embraced the qualities that each of us possess as unique movers. A need to unearth those qualities is what continually draws me to this remarkable art…

 
10:00am
Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Sokolow Ensemble
Based on the dynamic heritage of the Humphrey/Limón tradition, internationally renowned master teachers Betty Jones and Fritz Ludin transmit their own individual ways of dance. Having taught legions of dancers with ethnic and cultural diversities around the globe, their  curiosity inspires participants to search for their own individual roots. They conceive dance as poetry and an art form with Dionysian…

 
10:00am
Master-Classes

Master-Classes

karinaelver.com
Former Soloist with The Royal Danish Ballet, Karina Elver will be holding Master Classes from May 18- July 24.. She is well known within the NYC dance community for her work with Ellison Ballet, Gelsey Kirkland Ballet, Joffrey Ballet School, and Steps on Broadway. Classes will be held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10.00-11.30 am. 10$ pr class.   The studios are conveniently located in the…

 
10:00am
10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

Tiffany Mills Company
A week of partnering and improvisation at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, led by choreographer Tiffany Mills and Company Members: Kevin Ho, Kyle Marshall, Emily Pope-Blackman, and Mei Yamanaka.   Daily Schedule June 1-5 Partnering Lab: 10am-12pm Group Forms: 12:45pm-3pm Intensive Showing (June 5): 7pm-9pm   Registration Early Bird Deadline: May 1 Application Deadline: May 15 Tuition:…

 
10:00am

Qi Gong: practicing being and seeing with Melanie Maar

Movement Research
In this class I offer space for a self nurturing, awake state, where we can explore and learn about principles of energetic and anatomic dynamics that can benefit people within their own practices and ways. I approach somatic, artistic and psychic as synergetic. We work with methods related to the 5 Element System like Iron Shirt, Sexual Energy Practices and Bagua Circling through image activation,…

 
10:00am
SUMMER WORKSHOP

SUMMER WORKSHOP

TWYLA THARP Dance Foundation
TWYLA THARP SUMMER WORKSHOP  June 1 -13, 2013 Barnard College (3009 Broadway, NY, NY 10027) Technique Class, Repertory and the Performance Information & Registration ONLINE www.twylatharp.org/workshops

 
10:00am

Luis Lara Malvacías (Morning Class)

Movement Research
This class offers an open space to observe and experience our own particularity and range of mobility and fine-tune our own needs. Through directed exercises, we’ll focus on the breath, internal structure, weight, and the body’s articulations and organization. At the end of the class a collective phrase will be created as a frame for processing the information provided. My class is influenced by…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper

Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
10:30am
$10 Studio Rental

$10 Studio Rental

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
$10 Studio space available, 10:30-2:30pm. Email rentals@wmaac.com to reserve space.

 
12:00pm

Janet Panetta - Ballet for Contemporary Dancer

Movement Research
MON, TUES, THURS, FRI 12-2pm Gibney Dance Center 280 Broadway $17/class ($120 for an 8-Class Card, valid for one month and for this class only. MR Class Cards not applicable.) As a veteran of the American Ballet Theatre, Janet Panetta also has a broad experience of contemporary dance forms. She has trained dancers in many of the major American companies such as American Ballet Theatre, New York…

 
3:00pm
Advanced Modern with Dwana A. Smallwood

Advanced Modern with Dwana A. Smallwood

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
For the expert... Take part in this unique opportunity to learn from a Master. Dwana A. Smallwood former principal dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is kicking off the opening of her new state-of-the-art performing arts center by offering affordable open classes for advanced level students seeking to strengthen their technique in modern dance. This hour and a half, Advanced Modern…

 
5:00pm
NDI Teaching Artist Training - Free Sample Class

NDI Teaching Artist Training - Free Sample Class

National Dance Institute
Are you interested in training in NDI's unique, award-winning pedagogy but would like to learn more before applying? Our sample class is joyful, informative - and free!  Reservations required.   5:00-6:30 PM National Dance Institute Center for Learning & the Arts   To make a reservation, please contact Hannah Bailenson at hbailenson@nationaldance.org or (212) 226-0083.   Teaching…

 
5:30pm

Indian Dance and Music class

nritya
ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP IN EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES Nritya School of Indian Dance & Music Est. 1988 at BLACK RIVER DANCE STUDIO 345 Lenox Ave, New York, NY   ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP in EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES   JUNE 1-5, 2015   Bharathanatyam is a yogic dance form that enhances body balance, flexibility, cardiovascular…

 
5:30pm
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
6:00pm
Founder

Founder

AbunDANCE with Keomi Tarver
Welcoming all those with two left feet, a mean two step, folks who have their ballet shoes or old school Adidas in reach. Calling all folks who want to release anything they picked up that doesn't belong to them or anyone who just wants to give thanks for being able to move. A mixture of Hip Hop, Salsa, African Dance and Booty Poppin! Classes are $10 online or $12 at the door; 6:00-7:00pm;  To…

 
6:00pm
Yo-Dan-Nastics™  (blend of yoga, dance, and gymnastics) FREE TRIAL CLASS

Yo-Dan-Nastics™ (blend of yoga, dance, and gymnastics) FREE TRIAL CLASS

Keoni Movement Arts
Yo-Dan-Nastics™  is a unique blend of Yoga, Dance, and Gymnastics that provides a great cross-training workout for the body, mind and spirit. This class begins with a yoga and dance based warmup and builds up to basic tumbling moves. Expand your movement vocabulary to improve your auditions and choreography, and develop calm and concentration to help all areas of your life. 15-class series begins…

 
6:00pm
6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Milonga

6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
6:30pm
Town Hall: NY Nonprofit Revitalization Act Workshop; One Year Later

Town Hall: NY Nonprofit Revitalization Act Workshop; One Year Later

Dance/NYC

Join Dance/NYC and Venable at the National Dance Institute to discuss the Nonprofit Revitalization Act and reflect on its first year in practice.

 
6:30pm
SOAK 2015

SOAK 2015

LEIMAY
SOAK is a festival presenting a stream of AcTS and training in theater, butoh, dance, and performance art every spring over four weeks in May and June. SOAK is molded by LEIMAY, the interdisciplinary ensemble and producing organization behind the acclaimed New York Butoh Festival.  SOAK takes place at LEIMAY’s home, CAVE, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. SOAK broadens the perceptions of our artists and…

 
6:30pm
Yoga for Musicians & Performers

Yoga for Musicians & Performers

Brooklyn Music School
$10/class with ClassCard or $11 Drop In Yoga for Musicians and Performers is designed to respect the specific physical needs of performing artists.  

 
6:30pm
ADVANCED Argentine Tango

ADVANCED Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course focuses primarily on creating the connection between partners, developing, bettering and enhancing your leading and following abilities necessary to improvise the dance. Now when you know most of the letters in alphabet we want you to be able to create words and sentences in a clear manner that your partner is able to understand.   You tango vocabulary will be enriched even more by…

 
6:30pm
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Brooklyn AirSpace
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 6:30-8pm Tuesdays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
6:45pm
Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Gibney Dance Union Square
This class is for the beginners or for dancers who want to refine their technique at a basic level.   ~~Sign up Kat's monthly newsletter here: http://katwildish.com/page7/

 
7:00pm
Intermediate Corde Lisse - Aerial Rope

Intermediate Corde Lisse - Aerial Rope

Brooklyn AirSpace
Intermediate corde lisse (aerial rope) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8:30pm with Paul Hawxhurst $40/class class is limited to 4 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
7:00pm
Beginning Aerial Silks

Beginning Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper Tuesdays 7-8pm with Shalva Wise $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot

 
7:15pm
NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Zumba

NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Zumba

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
This is a Zumba open level adult class taught by Josef Woodson. $15- Drop-in, $45- One time unlimited week of classes, $135- 10 class card (3 month expiration)

 
7:20pm
7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Milonga

7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
7:30pm
TANGO CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS

TANGO CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS

Thalia Spanish Theatre
Learn to dance TANGO with award-winning dancers YAISURI SALAMANCA & JOHN HERNAN RAIGOSA! BEGINNERS: Mondays 7:30-8:30pm April 6 to June 29, 2015 ---------------------------------------------------------------- ADVANCED: Saturdays 5-6pm April 11 to June 27, 2015 FEE: $240 for 12 Classes- $25 INDIVIDUAL CLASS

 
8:00pm
Morning Stretch with Amos Machanic

Morning Stretch with Amos Machanic

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Amos Machanic, Jr is a former member of the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. During his time with the Ailey company Amos had the pleasure of performing and traveling across the globe. Amos now enjoys being a freelance artist and teacher. Based on the teachings of Hilary Cartwrights "Yoga for Dancers" method, Amos' class focuses on breath work and body alignment. Amos encourages…

 
8:00pm

Movement Research at the Judson Church

Movement Research
Alex Escalante*, Sam Kim**, Sarah Michelson, Melinda Ring*, Nami Yamamoto* A high visibility, low-tech forum on Monday nights throughout the fall/winter and spring seasons. Movement Research at the Judson Church supports experiments in performance rather than finished products. Artists are selected by a rotating committee of peer artists.

 
8:30pm
#TeamSalsa: 2 hours Salsa with ESPN Champ Andrianna Kourdi & Joel Caceres!

#TeamSalsa: 2 hours Salsa with ESPN Champ Andrianna Kourdi & Joel Caceres!

ProAmDanceTeam NYC
#TeamSalsa meets Mondays for 2 hours of super fun choreography & technique; taught by energetic and charismatic world-known instructors - Andrianna & Joel, the class accounts about 10 students of different levels. If you are looking forward to get to know new friends, socialize, learn some sassy Salsa moves and simply have lots of fun - JOIN US Mondays 8.30-10.30p! The group will also perform at various…

 
8:40pm
8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Milonga

8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Milonga is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can…

 
Tue 2nd
12:00am
16th Annual Summer Workshop

16th Annual Summer Workshop

Doug Varone and Dancers
Our workshops are grounded in a straightforward philosophy. Movement classes are designed to build technical strength and body awareness, but this is only one small aspect of how we develop asthinking dance artists. As a choreographer, I have always embraced the qualities that each of us possess as unique movers. A need to unearth those qualities is what continually draws me to this remarkable art…

 
8:30am
Pilates Mat with Amanda MacLeod

Pilates Mat with Amanda MacLeod

Brooklyn AirSpace
Pilates Mat classes with Amanda MacLeod at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 8:30-9:30am Thursdays 8-9am $16/$13 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
9:00am
Pilates Tower Class

Pilates Tower Class

Elite Body Pilates
Open classes for small groups on Pilates Tower equipment www.EliteBodyPilates.net info@EliteBodyPilates.net 212-717-1302

 
Just Added
9:15am

Make a PACT for Life!®

Mark Morris Dance Center
  WHERE Mark Morris Dance Center, 3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY WHEN June 2 - June 23 | Tuesday 9:15-10AM WHAT Dance and fitness class designed specifically for anyone who has had cancer or is currently in treatment PRICE $14/class or $50 for 4-week series INSTRUCTOR Lisa Hoffman   In June the Mark Morris Dance Center hosts a special 4-week class for cancer patients and survivors. This…

 
9:30am
NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Deeply Centered/Mat Pilates

NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Deeply Centered/Mat Pilates

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
This is an adult open level pilates based class taught by Jeanette Wyche. $15- Drop-in, $45- One time unlimited week of classes, $135- 10 class card (3 month expiration)

 
10:00am
Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Sokolow Ensemble
Based on the dynamic heritage of the Humphrey/Limón tradition, internationally renowned master teachers Betty Jones and Fritz Ludin transmit their own individual ways of dance. Having taught legions of dancers with ethnic and cultural diversities around the globe, their  curiosity inspires participants to search for their own individual roots. They conceive dance as poetry and an art form with Dionysian…

 
10:00am
10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

Tiffany Mills Company
A week of partnering and improvisation at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, led by choreographer Tiffany Mills and Company Members: Kevin Ho, Kyle Marshall, Emily Pope-Blackman, and Mei Yamanaka.   Daily Schedule June 1-5 Partnering Lab: 10am-12pm Group Forms: 12:45pm-3pm Intensive Showing (June 5): 7pm-9pm   Registration Early Bird Deadline: May 1 Application Deadline: May 15 Tuition:…

 
10:00am
SUMMER WORKSHOP

SUMMER WORKSHOP

TWYLA THARP Dance Foundation
TWYLA THARP SUMMER WORKSHOP  June 1 -13, 2013 Barnard College (3009 Broadway, NY, NY 10027) Technique Class, Repertory and the Performance Information & Registration ONLINE www.twylatharp.org/workshops

 
10:00am

C O R E M O T I O N Inner Structure with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
This class focuses on the inner structure of the body. The foundation of the structural focus is the alignment of the body and its relation to gravity. These principles are put into practice by means of a system of exercises using Qi Gong principles and forms. These exercises include deep release of the abdominal and visceral area with breathing and a simple succession of postures, and movements that…

 
10:00am

Barbara Mahler-Klein Technique™

Movement Research
We are not just a body or a mind. We are unique individuals with spirit and intelligence. The work in class engages us in a process that facilitates change. We work to right the pelvis on top of the legs, with the deep connections closest to the bones, and free the upper body and spine to move with ease and expression. Working on the level of the bone, we can let go of unnecessary tensions and habits…

 
10:00am

Vicky Shick (Morning Class)

Movement Research
Class begins with systematically readying our bodies and minds for full-out and detailed dancing. Our goal is to increase awareness, articulation, technical facility and focus. The warm-up is simple and straightforward with an emphasis on alignment, physical mechanics, and space for sensation and feedback from our bodies as we work collaboratively to arrive at dancing. In doing phrase work, we hone…

 
10:00am
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Brooklyn AirSpace
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 6:30-8pm Tuesdays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
11:30am
$10 Studio Rental

$10 Studio Rental

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
$10 studio rental available, 11:30-2:30pm. Email rentals@wmaac.com to reserve space.

 
12:00pm

Janet Panetta - Ballet for Contemporary Dancer

Movement Research
MON, TUES, THURS, FRI 12-2pm Gibney Dance Center 280 Broadway $17/class ($120 for an 8-Class Card, valid for one month and for this class only. MR Class Cards not applicable.) As a veteran of the American Ballet Theatre, Janet Panetta also has a broad experience of contemporary dance forms. She has trained dancers in many of the major American companies such as American Ballet Theatre, New York…

 
12:30pm
Summer Workshop Behind The Performance Series -- Lecture/Demonstration

Summer Workshop Behind The Performance Series -- Lecture/Demonstration

Doug Varone and Dancers
Without theatrical lighting or costumes, live excerpts from the Company’s repertory illustrate Doug Varone’s discussion about how work is created from idea to stage. The evening offers an initial glance into the history and development of this NYC-based modern dance company. Learn a few of the details about some of your favorite pieces of repertory from the company’s 25 years, while gaining an…

 
2:00pm

Pilates Mat Class for Dancers with Johanna S. Meyer

Movement Research
This class focuses on clear alignment, stabilizing the hypermobile body and a deep investigation of functional strength for dance. As dancers and somatic movers we need connected, consistent strength and support. We benefit massively from cross training, centering our minds and building an impeccable understanding of our vessel by balancing the extreme ranges of motion we perform on a daily basis.

 
5:30pm

The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015

The School of American Ballet
The School of American Ballet announces the Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The evening begins with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard’s Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincoln Center. A seated dinner at 9pm at the Mandarin Oriental will conclude the evening. For more information, please contact the special events office at…

 
5:30pm

Indian Dance and Music class

nritya
ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP IN EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES Nritya School of Indian Dance & Music Est. 1988 at BLACK RIVER DANCE STUDIO 345 Lenox Ave, New York, NY   ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP in EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES   JUNE 1-5, 2015   Bharathanatyam is a yogic dance form that enhances body balance, flexibility, cardiovascular…

 
5:30pm
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
6:00pm
New Introductory-Level Ballet Class with Andrew Champlin!

New Introductory-Level Ballet Class with Andrew Champlin!

Gibney Dance
Gibney Dance: Choreographic Center 890 Broadway, 5th Fl Tuesdays / 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Join Andrew Champlin for ballet PM, a new introductory-level ballet class at Gibney Dance every Tuesday evening! Learn more about Andrew and the class here → http://bit.ly/1PCSmTg

 
6:00pm
6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Tango Vals

6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
6:00pm
Hula Mixed Level with Makalina

Hula Mixed Level with Makalina

Lotus Music and Dance
Hula Mixed Level with Makalina Tuesdays 6pm -7 pm Jan 13th - June 2015 Pearl Stuudios 500 8th Avenue 4th Floor  New York New York  8 Class Card : $160 (8 x $20=160)  Single Session - $25 This class will take beginning  students through the basic steps and terminology of Hula, the expressive and beautiful dance of Hawai'i. Cultural history and initial movements will be explained the…

 
6:30pm
NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Ballet

NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Ballet

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
This is an adult open level Fit Barre class taught by Leah Odonnel'. $15- Drop-in, $45- One time unlimited week of classes, $135- 10 class card (3 month expiration)

 
6:30pm
SOAK 2015

SOAK 2015

LEIMAY
SOAK is a festival presenting a stream of AcTS and training in theater, butoh, dance, and performance art every spring over four weeks in May and June. SOAK is molded by LEIMAY, the interdisciplinary ensemble and producing organization behind the acclaimed New York Butoh Festival.  SOAK takes place at LEIMAY’s home, CAVE, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. SOAK broadens the perceptions of our artists and…

 
6:30pm
Ballet for Adults & Teens

Ballet for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard or $11 Drop In Ballet for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate dancers.

 
6:30pm
Hip Hop Dance for Adults & Teens

Hip Hop Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In Hip Hop Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate Dancers.

 
6:30pm
BEGINNER Argentine Tango

BEGINNER Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course is meant for people who either never ever danced Tango or took few classes long time ago or took few lessons quite recently but are not sure what they know or if they are ready for next level.   It’s good to take this course to put all your information in order. You gain the necessary vocabulary and learn all the basic movements to be able to easily follow the explanations in Intermediate…

 
6:30pm
Beginning Lyra

Beginning Lyra

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning lyra (aerial hoop) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
6:30pm
Zumba Fitness Class

Zumba Fitness Class

Fit4Dance
If you like to dance and want to get fit, then check out Zumba classes with Laci Chisholm.  These classes are not only fun, but challenging and appropriate for dance fitness lovers of all levels!  Laci truly believes that dance has the ability to elevate the spirit, focus the mind, and center the body. This belief is evident in her high-energy classes where her infectious smile and encouraging words…

 
7:00pm
Harlem Swing Dance Classes - Swing on Tuesdays!

Harlem Swing Dance Classes - Swing on Tuesdays!

The Harlem Swing Dance Society
No partner necessary: On Tuesdays learn Harlem's Signature Cultural Dance - The Lindy Hop /Swing Dance - with The Harlem Swing Dance Society (THSDS).  Savoy Ballroom Legend Sonny Allen will assist you to learn the smooth style and other techniques to get you social dancing! Class is from 7pm to 8pm. For more info contact THSDS at the hotline 347 - 709 - 7022 or email theharlemswingdancesociety@gmail.com.…

 
7:00pm
Lindy Hop June Classes!

Lindy Hop June Classes!

Syncopated City Dance School
Learn swing dance from some of the greatest instructors in the world!  June classes start on Tuesday, June 2 and Wednesday, June 3, at 7:00PM.  $72 for a month-long class; $20 for drop-ins. New to Lindy Hop?  Wednesday's 8:00PM Foundations class is for you.  Learn the basics of swing as well as moves you can take to the dance floor right away.  Then stay for our weekly social dance at 9:00PM…

 
7:00pm
Beginning Aerial Silks

Beginning Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper Tuesdays 7-8pm with Shalva Wise $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot

 
7:00pm
Ori Tahiti

Ori Tahiti

Lotus Music & Dance
Ori Tahiti Mixed Level with Carol Leogite Tuesday 7pm-8pm Starting Jan 20, 2015  Drop in $25 Classcard 8 Sessions - $160 ($20 per class) This class will teach you the basic movements of Tahitian Ori (dance) with a concentration on the Tahitian Otea(rapid Tahitian Dance style). Students will learn key steps and hand gestures performed to Tahitian drums and songs.

 
7:20pm
7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Tango Vals

7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
7:30pm
Brian Brooks Moving Company

Brian Brooks Moving Company

The Joyce Theater
A recipient of a 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship, Brian Brooks creates dances that test the edges of physical endurance, making “you feel the excitement of the pure-movement experiment in every moment” (The New York Times). His Joyce engagement features a world premiere; a New York premiere set to Steve Reich’s “Vermont Counterpoint;” and two of Brooks’ most recent works—Division, in which…

 
7:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
7:45pm
Advanced Lyra (aerial hoop)

Advanced Lyra (aerial hoop)

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced lyra (aerial hoop) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 7:45-9:15pm with Jen Kovacs $40/class class is limited to 8 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
8:30pm
INTERMEDIATE Argentine Tango

INTERMEDIATE Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course furthers your knowledge about basic element of tango and extend your steps vocabulary, that can then used in improvisations. You will learn back and forward crosses, back and forward ochos and the difference between the two, giros to the left and right from front or back ochos, paradas and barridas, plus famous sandwich and mordida steps. The material is presented in very organized…

 
8:30pm
#TeamHustle: 2 Hours Hustle with Tybaldt Ulrich!

#TeamHustle: 2 Hours Hustle with Tybaldt Ulrich!

ProAmDanceTeam NYC
#TeamHustle is one of the winning Teams of ProAmDanceTeamNYC. Taught by world famous instructor & choreographer Tybaldt Ulrich, the group meets for a double session practicing choreography & technique. No partner necessary. If you know some basics of Hustle, it's a plus, although all levels are welcome. Come JOIN US for a FUN class TONIGHT! Pearl Studios, 519 8th Ave, Floor 12, Studio "G" RSVP…

 
8:40pm
8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Tango Vals

8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
9:00pm
Trains and Hurricanes

Trains and Hurricanes

Aimee Plauche
Trains and Hurricanes has been selected to be part of the New Work Series at Emerging Artists Theater! That means another chance for train whistles, lanterns, line dancing, drinking Tabasco, and more. One night only: Tuesday, June 2nd at 9 PM at the TADA Theater (15 West 28th Street, NY, NY 10001, Between Broadway and 5th). Choreographed and Directed by Aimee Plauche.  Featuring Hannah Barnard,…

 
Wed 3rd
12:00am
16th Annual Summer Workshop

16th Annual Summer Workshop

Doug Varone and Dancers
Our workshops are grounded in a straightforward philosophy. Movement classes are designed to build technical strength and body awareness, but this is only one small aspect of how we develop asthinking dance artists. As a choreographer, I have always embraced the qualities that each of us possess as unique movers. A need to unearth those qualities is what continually draws me to this remarkable art…

 
10:00am
Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Humphrey-Limón exploration workshop with Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin

Sokolow Ensemble
Based on the dynamic heritage of the Humphrey/Limón tradition, internationally renowned master teachers Betty Jones and Fritz Ludin transmit their own individual ways of dance. Having taught legions of dancers with ethnic and cultural diversities around the globe, their  curiosity inspires participants to search for their own individual roots. They conceive dance as poetry and an art form with Dionysian…

 
10:00am
Master-Classes

Master-Classes

karinaelver.com
Former Soloist with The Royal Danish Ballet, Karina Elver will be holding Master Classes from May 18- July 24.. She is well known within the NYC dance community for her work with Ellison Ballet, Gelsey Kirkland Ballet, Joffrey Ballet School, and Steps on Broadway. Classes will be held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10.00-11.30 am. 10$ pr class.   The studios are conveniently located in the…

 
10:00am
10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

10th Annual Summer Partnering Intensive

Tiffany Mills Company
A week of partnering and improvisation at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, led by choreographer Tiffany Mills and Company Members: Kevin Ho, Kyle Marshall, Emily Pope-Blackman, and Mei Yamanaka.   Daily Schedule June 1-5 Partnering Lab: 10am-12pm Group Forms: 12:45pm-3pm Intensive Showing (June 5): 7pm-9pm   Registration Early Bird Deadline: May 1 Application Deadline: May 15 Tuition:…

 
10:00am
SUMMER WORKSHOP

SUMMER WORKSHOP

TWYLA THARP Dance Foundation
TWYLA THARP SUMMER WORKSHOP  June 1 -13, 2013 Barnard College (3009 Broadway, NY, NY 10027) Technique Class, Repertory and the Performance Information & Registration ONLINE www.twylatharp.org/workshops

 
10:00am

Body, Mind and Image with Karinne Keithley Syers

Movement Research
Body, Mind and Image: Classes will investigate experiential anatomy through the lens of Body-Mind Centering®, developed by Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, focusing on specific systems of the body (skeletal, organ, nerves, fluids, glands), and imagery and the physical imagination through Ideokinesis and the work of Mabel Todd (The Thinking Body) as learned from and with Andre Bernard. We will explore qualities,…

 
10:00am

Luis Lara Malvacías (Morning Class)

Movement Research
This class offers an open space to observe and experience our own particularity and range of mobility and fine-tune our own needs. Through directed exercises, we’ll focus on the breath, internal structure, weight, and the body’s articulations and organization. At the end of the class a collective phrase will be created as a frame for processing the information provided. My class is influenced by…

 
10:00am
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
12:30pm
NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Contemporary

NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- Contemporary

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
This is an open level adult Contemporary class taught by Stephanie Guiland Brown. $15- Drop-in, $45- One time unlimited week of classes, $135- 10 class card (3 month expiration)

 
12:30pm

Feldenkrais® with Jimena Paz

Movement Research
The Feldenkrais Method® studies the works of our nervous system and our ability to recognize and create movement patterns that are both more efficient and more pleasant. The method emphasizes awareness, distribution of effort/action through the whole self, expanding self-perception and our ability to carry out our intentions. This class is ideal for dancers and people from different backgrounds interested…

 
1:00pm
Pilates Apparatus & Mat Work-Study Exchange

Pilates Apparatus & Mat Work-Study Exchange

The Lab
The Teaching Lab Pilates Apparatus Certification is a 620 hour course covering the Reformer, Wunda Chair and Cadillac Pilates apparatus. Our contemporary approach focuses on the development of the eye and intellect of the instructor to properly access postural imbalances and apply the most effective exercise selection possible to rebalance the body of each individual client. Students are encouraged…

 
2:00pm
Male and Female Auditions

Male and Female Auditions

Gaspard&Dancers;
Gaspard&Dancers is looking for male and female dancers who are proficient in modern, improvisation, and partnering to perform with Gaspard&Dancers in New York and North Carolina. Dancers must be able to commit to eight weeks of rehearsal and performances from July 26th to Septmeber 26th. All rehearsals and performances are paid.    Register for the audition with Christopher Bell at: cabell197@outlook.com.    Bring…

 
2:00pm

Alexander Technique - Rachel Bernsen

Movement Research
Alexander Technique looks at the way we carry out our intentions. Often we use a process that is habitual, unconscious, and counterproductive. The technique offers a practice of staying open and alert in the moment, observing our familiar tensions and choosing to move without them. Beginning with the assumption that we are perfectly designed for movement and balance, we engage our mind to undo layers…

 
4:00pm

C O R E M O T I O N Contemplative Action with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
Using the Chinese 5 Element Theory and other cognitive principles we will explore individually and collectively the correlation between the organs, senses, emotions, and the propriety of the material space that surrounds us. This practice implements the development of performative languages for improvisation and composition as it bridges physical, emotional, energetical and intellect awareness. All…

 
5:30pm

Indian Dance and Music class

nritya
ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP IN EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES Nritya School of Indian Dance & Music Est. 1988 at BLACK RIVER DANCE STUDIO 345 Lenox Ave, New York, NY   ONE WEEK INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP in EAST INDIAN CLASSICAL BHARATHANATYAM AND FOLK DANCES   JUNE 1-5, 2015   Bharathanatyam is a yogic dance form that enhances body balance, flexibility, cardiovascular…

 
6:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Class Series

Weekly Wednesday Class Series

Trisha Brown Dance Company
TBDC offers a weekly class series from 6:00pm-8:00pm on Wednesday nights at Gibney Dance Center 280 Broadway.  Core principles of Brown’s work, whether aesthetic, compositional, or kinetic, are taught via the creative and physical practices of past and current TBDC dancers.  Each teacher offers a unique focus and range of personal experience related to their understanding of Trisha's choreographic…

 
6:00pm
Zumba Fitness Class

Zumba Fitness Class

Fit4Dance
If you like to dance and want to get fit, then check out Zumba classes with Laci Chisholm.  These classes are not only fun, but challenging and appropriate for dance fitness lovers of all levels!  Laci truly believes that dance has the ability to elevate the spirit, focus the mind, and center the body. This belief is evident in her high-energy classes where her infectious smile and encouraging words…

 
6:30pm
Wacky Wednesdays with TERP!

Wacky Wednesdays with TERP!

TERP
Like being the first to try out new technologies?  Come check out fascinating movement commands  organized with our custom-built TERP System. It’s a fabulous, free demo for you and your friends.  Come play, imitate, interact, and interpret! Press a button and make things happen or BE the  thing that happens! For more information and videos, check out our website: www.terptribe.com

 
6:30pm
African Dance for Adults & Teens

African Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In African Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate dancers.

 
6:30pm
Tap Dance for Adults & Teens

Tap Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In Tap Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate Dancers.

 
6:30pm
Flex Fit: flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, & circus artists

Flex Fit: flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, & circus artists

Brooklyn AirSpace
Flex Fit classes with Kyla Ernst-Alper at Brooklyn AirSpace flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, and circus artists. Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm $16/$13 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
6:30pm

Contact Improvisation - Bradley Teal Ellis

Movement Research
Contact Improvisation is a partnering dance form. Skills such as rolling, releasing, giving and supporting weight, expanding range of spatial concentration, lifting, catching and falling all help one move with and through gravity, share weight in motion, and use momentum and flow in physical contact. These weekly classes, open to people of all levels of movement experience, are informed by the individual…

 
7:00pm
Lindy Hop June Classes!

Lindy Hop June Classes!

Syncopated City Dance School
Learn swing dance from some of the greatest instructors in the world!  June classes start on Tuesday, June 2 and Wednesday, June 3, at 7:00PM.  $72 for a month-long class; $20 for drop-ins. New to Lindy Hop?  Wednesday's 8:00PM Foundations class is for you.  Learn the basics of swing as well as moves you can take to the dance floor right away.  Then stay for our weekly social dance at 9:00PM…

 
7:30pm
Summer Workshop Behind The Performance Series -- Exploring Repertory

Summer Workshop Behind The Performance Series -- Exploring Repertory

Doug Varone and Dancers
Exploring Repertory is an intimate and intriguing series that provides an in-depth view at works from the Company’s extensive repertory each evening, without lights or costumes. Each night, delve into these works with Varone, his dancers, and his collaborators, while they take you on a journey to discover the inner workings of a single piece of the company’s diverse repertory. This series will…

 
7:30pm
Brian Brooks Moving Company

Brian Brooks Moving Company

The Joyce Theater
A recipient of a 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship, Brian Brooks creates dances that test the edges of physical endurance, making “you feel the excitement of the pure-movement experiment in every moment” (The New York Times). His Joyce engagement features a world premiere; a New York premiere set to Steve Reich’s “Vermont Counterpoint;” and two of Brooks’ most recent works—Division, in which…

 
7:30pm
NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- African Dance

NEW Open Level Adult Class at WMAAC- African Dance

Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center
This is an adult open level African Dance class taught by DeAunna Blackwell. $15- Drop-in, $45- One time unlimited week of classes, $135- 10 class card (3 month expiration)

 
7:30pm
Advanced Aerial Silks

Advanced Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Wednesdays 7:30-9pm with Jen Kovacs $40/class class is limited to 8 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
8:00pm
Morning Stretch with Amos Machanic

Morning Stretch with Amos Machanic

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Amos Machanic, Jr is a former member of the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. During his time with the Ailey company Amos had the pleasure of performing and traveling across the globe. Amos now enjoys being a freelance artist and teacher. Based on the teachings of Hilary Cartwrights "Yoga for Dancers" method, Amos' class focuses on breath work and body alignment. Amos encourages…

 
8:00pm
SOAK 2015

SOAK 2015

LEIMAY
SOAK is a festival presenting a stream of AcTS and training in theater, butoh, dance, and performance art every spring over four weeks in May and June. SOAK is molded by LEIMAY, the interdisciplinary ensemble and producing organization behind the acclaimed New York Butoh Festival.  SOAK takes place at LEIMAY’s home, CAVE, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. SOAK broadens the perceptions of our artists and…

 
8:00pm
Clinton The Musical

Clinton The Musical

Red Rising
                   Starring Kerry Butler (as Hillary Rodham Clinton), Tom Galantich (as WJ Clinton),                           Duke Lafoon (as Billy Clinton) and Judy Gold (as Eleanor Roosevelt)   “Ribald and entertaining!  Clinton The Musical is every bit as outrageous as you might think.” - The National Review President William Jefferson Clinton…

 
8:30pm
Urban Pastoral - Spring 2015

Urban Pastoral - Spring 2015

Chris Ferris & Dancers
DANCE AT DUSK INTO THE DARK with sculptural lanterns and live music 3 Performances - June 2015 - FREE event – just bring yourself Urban Pastoral, is a dance made in the present tense, partnering with the great outdoors!  Urban Pastoral is a spontaneous outdoor dance by Chris Ferris & Dancers with 10 dancers, 10 sculptural lights by Warren Kloner, and live music.  These hand held lights illuminate,…

 
9:00pm

Wednesday Night Swing Social (and Classes!)

Syncopated City Dance School
Syncopated City Dance School is holding its inaugural Wednesday Night Sing Social at the West Park Presbyterian Church (165 West 86th Street - on the corner of Amsterdam Avenue). Two blocks from the B/C; one block from the 1. It's $4 for Students, $6 for General Public. Right before at 8pm, they are starting this month's new cycle of beginner classes (at 7pm, there is an intermediate class).…

 
Disability Conference