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Sat 18th
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…

 
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
Salsa Lessons En Español - Advanced Level

Salsa Lessons En Español - Advanced Level

JP Linguistics
Put on your dancing shoes and join us for Salsa Lessons En Español! This exciting program offers the best of Spanish language and culture designed to keep your feet moving and your brain on its toes. Our Advanced Level class teaches basic Salsa for 1-hour taught completely en Español. Salsa lessons are provided by the experts at Joel Salsa and include native Spanish speakers. This program is…

 
11:00am
DanceDrama Lab: Methodology of Teaching Dance( How to Teach Dance)

DanceDrama Lab: Methodology of Teaching Dance( How to Teach Dance)

Anabella Lenzu/DanceDrama
Methodology of Teaching Dance (How to teach Dance) (Sat 4/18 and Sun 4/19 from 11-2pm) METHODOLOGY OF TEACHING DANCE (Learn how to teach Dance) FACULTY: ANABELLA LENZU Learn how teach dance and provide a comprehensive dance education. This Laboratory is for artists and educators of all dance disciplines who want to learn how to increase their students’ creative ability by providing organized…

 
11:00am

The Athletics of Intimacy, Improvisations

Movement Research
Classes combine skills and applications of Body-Mind Centering® systems and patterns of development and evolution, practices of Contact Improvisation, and tunings of somatic approaches within solo, duet (strong emphasis on partnering) and ensemble dancing. I am interested in the very physical, sensorial and imaginative, and in discovering new challenges and risks within our movement, of both body…

 
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…

 
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12:00pm
Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

MARK ENTERTAINMENT
Mark Entertainment is excited to hold an Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers  ******THE MARK ENTERTAINMENT IS A COMPANY BASED ON THE TRIPLE THREAT RECORDING ARTIST (https://www.facebook.com/Marcqiese ) **The Mark entertainent company is looking for dancers who are fast learning,  creative, and ready to perform outdoors and indoor gigs as part of the Marcqiese Marc triple threat show.  **Training…

 
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12:00pm
2015 iLAND Symposium

2015 iLAND Symposium

Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art, Nature, and Dance
Join iLAND for our seventh annual Symposium, Fluid Histories, Neighborhood Practices: Rehearsing a Changing Waterfront, a gathering around movement, science, and the environment in New York City. April 17 2015 | Panel | 6pm – 8pm The South Street Seaport Museum: Melville Gallery | 213 Water Street New York NY April 18 2015 | Workshops | 12 pm – 6pm  Two Bridges Neighborhood Council:…

 
1:00pm
Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Various Companies
Green Space presents Green Space Blooms A Queens Festival of Dance and Music at Green Space 37-24 24th St., Ste. 301, Long Island City, NY April 16, 17, 18 and 19 at 8pm (Long Island City) Dance Entropy presents the ninth annual Green Space Blooms, a Queens celebration of new dance and music. The festival will take place at Green Space, on April 16, 17, 18, and 19 at 8 PM. Admission: Presale tickets…

 
1:00pm
"Swouk and Zwestie" - The TIPDI West Coast Swing and Zouk Crossover Intensive

"Swouk and Zwestie" - The TIPDI West Coast Swing and Zouk Crossover Intensive

The International Partner Dance Intensive
West Coast Swing and Zouk are a match made in dance heaven. The two dance forms are being combined by the top dancers in each community, and there are WCS/Zouk crossover events popping up all over the world!  With whole weekend events dedicated to Swouk and Zwestie becoming more and more common — now is the perfect time to get in on all the awesome!! TIPDI's WCS/Zouk crossover intensive is…

 
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…

 
3:00pm

Master Class + Audition for MMDG Intensives

Mark Morris Dance Group
Master class with the Mark Morris Dance Group.  This master class also serves as an audition for MMDG's Intensives.

 
4:00pm
Alison Chase/Performance April 18th workshop in NYC

Alison Chase/Performance April 18th workshop in NYC

Alison Chase/Performance
Join Alison Chase/Performance in the studio for a weight sharing & improvisation workshop. Saturday, April 18th, 4pm-6pm Gibney Dance, 890 Broadway, Studio 1 $25 cash or credit

 
4:30pm

Workshop with Susan Rethorst

Movement Research
A Choreographic Mind I teach from the point of view that making is an endless quest with ever shifting ground. I encourage an attitude of fueling work with one's questions, not regarding plans or themes as prerequisites. I regard teaching as a conversational mode; my exercises are proposals in action. I am interested in giving students the ability to recognize and access states necessary to making…

 
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
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
ADC's 12th Amalgamate Artist Series

ADC's 12th Amalgamate Artist Series

Amalgamate Dance Company (ADC)
ADC invites you to attend: 12th Amalgamate Artist Series Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6pm and 8pm The Amalgamate Artist Series (AAS) exists as a creative platform to unite a variety of artists so they may share their work, perform, and gain feedback for future artistic growth. The evening is split into two shows beginning at 6pm and 8pm, and will showcase a curated roster of seventeen dynamic emerging…

 
6:30pm
Marcelo Gomes Special Event

Marcelo Gomes Special Event

En Avant Foundation
En Avant Foundation, a foundation for specialised ballet coaching, is happy to announce an exclusive and special event honoring Marcelo Gomes. Mr. Gomes epitomises the highest standards in dance and his performances align perfectly with En Avant Foundation’s ethos of musicality, integrity and artistry. Mr. Gomes will be interviewed by Lisa Rinehart, former soloist dancer with American Ballet Theatre…

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS: A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS: A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
Announcing Arts for Art's April Evolving Series, presenting FreeJazz and Dance Improvisation. These 2 important streams in innovation and Improvisation each grew up in the Lower East Side in the 70’s and 80’s but only randomly interacted. Yoshiko Chuma & the School of Hard Knocks in collaboration with Patricia Nicholson Parker & Arts for Art, are bringing these improvisational streams together…

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
PANEL Discussion:        A Meeting between Free Jazz and Dance Improvisers                                     April 4th at 7 PM  on Improvisation in Dance & in Free Jazz                                     Musicians: Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio                                     &  Dancers:…

 
7:30pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill - April 2015

Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill - April 2015

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill April 16 - 19, 2015 at 7:30pm at Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Enter on Banker Street) Tickets: $16 --- http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/962036 Triskelion Arts is pleased to present Split Bill this April in the new Muriel Schulman Theater, featuring BOOMERANG/Double-Edge Dance, Una Projects, Amy…

 
7:30pm
CPR Presents: Spring Movement

CPR Presents: Spring Movement

Center for Performance Research
CPR – Center for Performance Research will present Spring Movement, a three-night festival of works by 12 emerging and established choreographers in dance and performance, April 16-18, 2015 at 7:30pm. The festival will include new and previously presented work that spans dance, movement-based work, and performance art. Each evening will feature four different artists performing under CPR’s brand…

 
7:30pm
Erica Essner Performance Co-Op in association with  Mark Morris Dance Center  Dance Intersection event

Erica Essner Performance Co-Op in association with Mark Morris Dance Center Dance Intersection event

Erica Essner Performance Co-Op
The Dance Intersection is a new model of engaging audiences with the Erica Essner Performance Co-Op in an effort to create dialogue around dance creation as the primary platform for dance presentation.  In the dance intersection, the idea is to build a network of community partners (museums, community spaces, educational institutions, performance venues etc.) in which dance can intersect with other…

 
7:30pm
Thomas Ortiz Dance performance showcase  at Kaatsbaan

Thomas Ortiz Dance performance showcase at Kaatsbaan

Kaatsbaan International Dance Center
Kaatsbaan is pleased to present Thomas Ortiz Dance, co-winner of this year’s UpStream Residency program.Introducing A Fresh And Emotionally Engaging New Vision To Contemporary Dance. Melding his urban athleticism with her Latin sensuality, and their combined choreographic and musical sensibilities, Ted Thomas and Frances Ortiz founded Thomas/Ortiz Dance in 2001. “Intense, colorful, romantic,…

 
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8:00pm
5Rhythms, Yoga, Meditation, Conscious DJ Dance Party, Awakening Morning Dance, Fundraising

5Rhythms, Yoga, Meditation, Conscious DJ Dance Party, Awakening Morning Dance, Fundraising

Dance For Humanity
All are invited and needed to be part of Dance For Humanity, a conscious launch party combining spiritual and dance classes with a higher conscious dance party and a psychedelic ecstatic morning dance.  Taking place in a gorgeous 5,000 sf warehouse gallery in Bushwick from 8pm-10am (14 hours), it offers classes in 5Rhythms, Sunset Yoga, Shamanic Meditation, Tantra, Sunrise Yoga, Body Treatments,…

 
8:00pm
Peridance Youth Ensemble proudly hosts the 2015 Spring Choreographers Showcase

Peridance Youth Ensemble proudly hosts the 2015 Spring Choreographers Showcase

Peridance Youth Ensemble
The Peridance Youth Ensemble seeks to raise funds to continue working with various after-school programs, including University Settlement and Free Arts NYC. Join us in our efforts to spread the love of dance to at-risk communities and youth throughout New York City. Saturday, April 18th at 8:00pm Sunday, April 19th at 2:30pm at the Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance All weekend, enjoy works…

 
8:00pm
Spring Season 2015!

Spring Season 2015!

KineticArchitecture & Locomotive Artistries
Manhattan Movement & Arts Center KineticArchitecture Dance Theatre & Locomotive Artistries Shared Spring Season 2015! KineticArchitecture Dance Theatre brings to the MMAC Stage work which is artistically progressive,  socially relevant and insanely irreverent in nature.  Director Arrie Davidson is a Transgender Performance  Artist who has been called "The naughty lovechild of Modern Dance and…

 
8:00pm
DAILY LIFE EVERLASTING by CHARLES L. MEE

DAILY LIFE EVERLASTING by CHARLES L. MEE

La MaMa Presents Witness Relocation
In Witness Relocation's third collaboration with Chuck Mee various individuals meet the loves of their lives, struggle to get by, disappear from the world yet collide with each other at yard sales, parties, brunch gatherings and a lecture/demonstration or two. The performance style, like the text, is a collage of differing forms, including dramatic scenes, high impact partnering, social dance,…

 
8:00pm
PIXOM

PIXOM

DZUL DANCE
  GERALD W. LYNCH THEATER in partnership with DZUL DANCE and the CUNY Dance Initiative present the world premiere of   PIXOM Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 8:00pm   Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, 524 W 59th St, NYC.   Dzul Dance fuses dance with aerial arts and contortion as a means to communicate pre-Hispanic, Latin and Mexican culture. By transforming his company into earthbound…

 
8:00pm
Brooklyn Ballet 2015 Season: "Roots & New Ground"

Brooklyn Ballet 2015 Season: "Roots & New Ground"

Brooklyn Ballet
Go around the world and back to Brooklyn to discover our Spring season, "Roots & New Ground", a dance program reflecting multicultural traditions from Ballet to West African dance to Middle Eastern dance, celebrating both new and old dance forms with exquisite dancing and live music. We'll present original works and collaborations including a revival by Founding Artistic Director, Lynn Parkerson,…

 
8:00pm
ADC's 12th Amalgamate Artist Series

ADC's 12th Amalgamate Artist Series

Amalgamate Dance Company (ADC)
ADC invites you to attend: 12th Amalgamate Artist Series Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6pm and 8pm The Amalgamate Artist Series (AAS) exists as a creative platform to unite a variety of artists so they may share their work, perform, and gain feedback for future artistic growth. The evening is split into two shows beginning at 6pm and 8pm, and will showcase a curated roster of seventeen dynamic emerging…

 
8:00pm
Works by Magloire and Baecher

Works by Magloire and Baecher

Miro Magloire's New Chamber Ballet
Miro Magloire's New Chamber Ballet will premiere works by director Magloire, set to music by contemporary French composer Tristan Murail, and resident choreographer Constantine Baecher, music by Mozart, along with company repertory.   Dancers are Sarah Atkins, Elizabetyh Brown, Traci Finch, and Amber Neff.   As always, live music played by pianist Melody Fader and violinist Doori Na.

 
8:00pm
Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Various Companies
Green Space presents Green Space Blooms A Queens Festival of Dance and Music at Green Space 37-24 24th St., Ste. 301, Long Island City, NY April 16, 17, 18 and 19 at 8pm (Long Island City) Dance Entropy presents the ninth annual Green Space Blooms, a Queens celebration of new dance and music. The festival will take place at Green Space, on April 16, 17, 18, and 19 at 8 PM. Admission: Presale tickets…

 
Sun 19th
11:00am
DanceDrama Lab: Methodology of Teaching Dance( How to Teach Dance)

DanceDrama Lab: Methodology of Teaching Dance( How to Teach Dance)

Anabella Lenzu/DanceDrama
Methodology of Teaching Dance (How to teach Dance) (Sat 4/18 and Sun 4/19 from 11-2pm) METHODOLOGY OF TEACHING DANCE (Learn how to teach Dance) FACULTY: ANABELLA LENZU Learn how teach dance and provide a comprehensive dance education. This Laboratory is for artists and educators of all dance disciplines who want to learn how to increase their students’ creative ability by providing organized…

 
12:00pm
LEIMAY Weekly Performance Lab

LEIMAY Weekly Performance Lab

leimay
LEIMAY weekly lab is led by artistic director Ximena Garnica and open to performers with keen physical and sensory ability interested in working with LEIMAY and being considered for future projects. It is a donation based drop-in movement exploration based class. Manipulation of space, time and body through the transformation of embodied imagery are a key element in the work of LEIMAY’s performers. LEIMAY…

 
1:30pm
Audition for Urbanity's Summer Intensive!

Audition for Urbanity's Summer Intensive!

Urbanity Dance
The program is highly selective. Adjudicators are looking for strong technique, clear artistry and passion for this art form. Please arrive early to stretch and warm-up and fill out the audition form. A warm-up will not be provided. Headshots are not required. Please wear something that shows lines and that you feel comfortable moving in.  No footwear please - dancers should be bare foot or in light…

 
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2:00pm
2015 Season Auditions

2015 Season Auditions

Gotham City Cheerleaders
The Gotham City Cheerleaders (GCC) are a dynamic group of dancers dedicated to sports entertainment and commercial dance performances. Ranging from local to international appearances, the GCC is entering their 5th season as New York's home dance and cheer team. All dancers welcome to attend.  DanceNYC may register at no cost. Use promo code DanceNYC at checkout. 

 
2:00pm
Eisenhower Dance Auditioning Male and Female Dancers

Eisenhower Dance Auditioning Male and Female Dancers

Eisenhower Dance
Eisenhower Dance  is a contemporary repertory company based in the Detroit Metropolitan area. The Company boasts a diverse repertory by nationally-known choreographers Current repertory includes works by  Edgar Zendejas, Ron de Jesus, Gina Patterson, Jamey Hampton, Lauren Edson and artistic director Laurie Eisenhower, among many others. Mature dancers should have a strong background in ballet and…

 
2:30pm
Peridance Youth Ensemble proudly hosts the 2015 Spring Choreographers Showcase

Peridance Youth Ensemble proudly hosts the 2015 Spring Choreographers Showcase

Peridance Youth Ensemble
The Peridance Youth Ensemble seeks to raise funds to continue working with various after-school programs, including University Settlement and Free Arts NYC. Join us in our efforts to spread the love of dance to at-risk communities and youth throughout New York City. Saturday, April 18th at 8:00pm Sunday, April 19th at 2:30pm at the Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance All weekend, enjoy works…

 
4:00pm
DAILY LIFE EVERLASTING by CHARLES L. MEE

DAILY LIFE EVERLASTING by CHARLES L. MEE

La MaMa Presents Witness Relocation
In Witness Relocation's third collaboration with Chuck Mee various individuals meet the loves of their lives, struggle to get by, disappear from the world yet collide with each other at yard sales, parties, brunch gatherings and a lecture/demonstration or two. The performance style, like the text, is a collage of differing forms, including dramatic scenes, high impact partnering, social dance,…

 
4:00pm
Brooklyn Ballet 2015 Season: "Roots & New Ground"

Brooklyn Ballet 2015 Season: "Roots & New Ground"

Brooklyn Ballet
Go around the world and back to Brooklyn to discover our Spring season, "Roots & New Ground", a dance program reflecting multicultural traditions from Ballet to West African dance to Middle Eastern dance, celebrating both new and old dance forms with exquisite dancing and live music. We'll present original works and collaborations including a revival by Founding Artistic Director, Lynn Parkerson,…

 
7:30pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill - April 2015

Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill - April 2015

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Split Bill April 16 - 19, 2015 at 7:30pm at Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Enter on Banker Street) Tickets: $16 --- http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/962036 Triskelion Arts is pleased to present Split Bill this April in the new Muriel Schulman Theater, featuring BOOMERANG/Double-Edge Dance, Una Projects, Amy…

 
8:00pm
Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Green Space Blooms Annual Dance Festival

Various Companies
Green Space presents Green Space Blooms A Queens Festival of Dance and Music at Green Space 37-24 24th St., Ste. 301, Long Island City, NY April 16, 17, 18 and 19 at 8pm (Long Island City) Dance Entropy presents the ninth annual Green Space Blooms, a Queens celebration of new dance and music. The festival will take place at Green Space, on April 16, 17, 18, and 19 at 8 PM. Admission: Presale tickets…

 
9:00pm
MCKITTRICK FOLLIES PRESENTS BRETON TYNER-BRYAN

MCKITTRICK FOLLIES PRESENTS BRETON TYNER-BRYAN

Breton Tyner-Bryan
McKittrick Follies Presents new works choreographed by Breton Tyner-Bryan hosted by the Manderley Bar at the McKittrick Hotel.  Please join us for a sensual evening of dance, debauchery, music, and drink, inspired by the vaudeville era. Performances March 8th, April 5th, April 19th, May 10th, May 17th, Sunday's 9pm. No tickets required, 21+ Only. Performances by Breton Tyner-Bryan with guest…

 
Mon 20th
10:00am
 
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

Juliette Mapp (Morning Class)

Movement Research
The merging of the unconscious life of movement and the conscious attention to physical direction is part of the energizing practice we will explore in each class. We will improvise in order to expand our awareness of breath, weight, tension and release, taking time to notice our body's qualitative presence moment-by-moment. We will follow by dancing within technical forms to expand our range and…

 
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

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
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12:00pm
Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

MARK ENTERTAINMENT
Mark Entertainment is excited to hold an Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers  ******THE MARK ENTERTAINMENT IS A COMPANY BASED ON THE TRIPLE THREAT RECORDING ARTIST (https://www.facebook.com/Marcqiese ) **The Mark entertainent company is looking for dancers who are fast learning,  creative, and ready to perform outdoors and indoor gigs as part of the Marcqiese Marc triple threat show.  **Training…

 
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…

 
5:30pm

Networking for Introverts

Career Transition For Dancers
Representatives from New York area undergraduate and associate degree programs will discuss the options for adults returning to college. They will be joined by performers who have pursued further education…

 
6:00pm
2015 AILEY/FORDHAM BFA IN DANCE BENEFIT CONCERT

2015 AILEY/FORDHAM BFA IN DANCE BENEFIT CONCERT

Ailey/Fordham
Fordham University invites you to a performance by the students of the Ailey/Fordham BFA in Dance Program. For more information, go to fordham.edu/bfa. 

 
6:00pm
National Dance Institute (NDI) 2015 Annual Gala

National Dance Institute (NDI) 2015 Annual Gala

National Dance Institute (NDI)
National Dance Institute (NDI), the non-profit organization that has transformed the lives of millions of public school children through the arts, will hold its Annual Gala on April 20, 2015 at the Best Buy Theater in New York City.  The event will “Celebrate American Roots Music” and will honor NDI Trustee and NDI New Mexico Co-Founder Valerie Diker and Teen Vogue Editor-In-Chief Amy Astley.…

 
6:00pm
Dance Dialogue: Lyon Opera Ballet

Dance Dialogue: Lyon Opera Ballet

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc.
Join us and moderator Gus Solomons jr for an in-depth exploration of Lyon Opera Ballet’s Joyce season. At this Joyce Dance Dialogue, which will be held at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy on Monday, April 20 at 6pm, Solomons jr will introduce audiences to the works on the program—Benjamin Millipied’sSarabande, William Forsythe’s Steptext, and Emanuel Gat’s Sunshine—and illuminate…

 
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
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
PARSONS DANCE announces 2015 Annual Spring GALA Whirlaway

PARSONS DANCE announces 2015 Annual Spring GALA Whirlaway

Parsons Dance
Honoring New Orleans Ballet Association|NOBA, Chevron & Associate Artistic Director, Elizabeth Koeppen   Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Espace, 635 W. 42nd Street (at 11th Avenue)   Gala tickets available; call 212-869-9275 to order   Parsons Dance and Gala Chair Linda Stocknoff announce the company’s 2015 Annual Spring Gala, Whirlaway, honoring New Orleans Ballet Association|NOBA…

 
7:00pm
Salsa Lessons En Español - Beginner Level

Salsa Lessons En Español - Beginner Level

JP Linguistics
Put on your dancing shoes and join us for Salsa Lessons En Español! This exciting program offers the best of Spanish language and culture designed to keep your feet moving and your brain on its toes. Our Beginner Level class teaches basic Salsa taught en Español & Beginner Level Spanish. All instructors are native Spanish speakers. All Salsa lessons are provided by the experts at Joel Salsa and…

 
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

 
7:20pm
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

Movement Research at the Judson Church

Movement Research
[ce n'est pas nous], Suzan D. Polat, Jessica Posner, Sarah White-Ayón 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 21st
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

 
10:00am

Gwen Welliver (Morning Class)

Movement Research
This movement class will develop from simple skeletal mobility sequences to full-out movement forms. Emphasis will be placed on the joints, examining how range of motion relates to alignment, support, weight, pathway and qualitative detail in the course of movement. We will consider the inherent lines in the body's anatomy as the basis for movement material in a full range – from natural to designed,…

 
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
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

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
Just Added
12:00pm
Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

MARK ENTERTAINMENT
Mark Entertainment is excited to hold an Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers  ******THE MARK ENTERTAINMENT IS A COMPANY BASED ON THE TRIPLE THREAT RECORDING ARTIST (https://www.facebook.com/Marcqiese ) **The Mark entertainent company is looking for dancers who are fast learning,  creative, and ready to perform outdoors and indoor gigs as part of the Marcqiese Marc triple threat show.  **Training…

 
1:30pm
Open Session at the College of Staten Island

Open Session at the College of Staten Island

Dance To The People
Dance To The People is working on a piece to be presented at the Williamson Theater by the end of April (date TBD) We're holding sessions simultaneously at the College of Staten Island and Brooklyn Arts Exchange. The class section of every session is open to all, the choreography section is for those who would like to commit to a number of meetings in order to be a part of our piece. Please…

 
2:00pm

Cultural Equity & Diversity Meeting

The Cultural Equity Group
Join the Cultural Equity Group to discuss the NYC Cultural Plan and to introduce the CEG’s Cultural Reinvestment Fund.

 
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.

 
3:00pm

Irene Dowd: Neuromuscular Preparation for Dance

Movement Research
Irene will teach selections of the material choreographed in response to her interaction with professional dancers and dance teachers in the past as well as new material she is creating now. These choreographies can be used as a very efficient warm-up for dance, as well as a musculo-skeletal conditioning program, neuro-muscular fine-tuning, and mental preparation for the greater awareness and expansiveness…

 
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
Free JCE Beginner/Adv.Beg. Workshop with Cat Manturuk

Free JCE Beginner/Adv.Beg. Workshop with Cat Manturuk

Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc.
JCE will sponsor a workshop taught by Cat Manturuk, Artistic Director of Dance Cat-alyst on April 21st from 6:00-8:00. This workshop is being offered free of charge in conjunction with Jazz Choreography Enterprises' April 25-26 performances of the New York Jazz Choreography Project. http://jazzchoreographyenterprises.org/workshops-classes/

 
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
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.

 
7:00pm
Summer Dance Exchange: Argentina- Open House & Free Contemporary Class

Summer Dance Exchange: Argentina- Open House & Free Contemporary Class

Pizarts Dance & Performance Space
Open house to discuss Pizarts' summer dance exchange program this summer July 7-21st in Argentina. Buenos Aires and Cordoba are among the cities we visit. Classes, performances and teaching opportunities are available in this affordable program for dancers ages 18 & older. After the orientation we will enjoy a contemporary class taught by director Dominique Robinson. Bring a friend and enter our…

 
7:00pm
Maurice Hines Hosts ATDF Spring Fundraiser

Maurice Hines Hosts ATDF Spring Fundraiser

American Tap Dance Foundation
Actor/Singer/Dancer Maurice Hines has been named host of American Tap Dance Foundation’s annual Spring Fundraiser, Tuesday, April 21, at the Theater at the 14th Street Y. The yearly event, in support of the Gregory Hines Youth Scholarship Fund, will include performances by top tappers Brenda Bufalino, Dormeshia Sumbry Edwards, Felipe Galganni, Jason Samuels Smith, Caleb Teicher and more… plus members…

 
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

Open Performance

Movement Research
Moderated by Antonio Ramos* Naoko Maeshiba, Morinika, Jennifer Pommiss A program of non-curated shared showings of experimentation and work-in-progress for artists and works at all stages of development. Each evening includes an audience discussion, customarily moderated by current and former Movement Research Artists-in-Residence.

 
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.

 
7:00pm
Body Expenditures: Excesses, Depletions, and Smoke Breaks

Body Expenditures: Excesses, Depletions, and Smoke Breaks

Abrons Arts Center
Work with performance focusing on bodies under the influence of contemporary labor practices and the hard borders of geopolitics, law, and gender. In this studio-laboratory explore how relevant texts can translate into movement, how arbitrary borders become lived experience, and how work remakes the body. The culmination of this workshop series will be a group performance of the participant’s collective…

 
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
Tango Teachers Training

Tango Teachers Training

Ultimate Tango
If you always dreamed about becoming a teacher, and better yet - Argentine Tango teacher - your time had arrived! WE ARE LOOKING TO FILL 4 TEACHING POSITIONS at Beginner Level. For that we have created comprehensive Tango Teachers Training meant for those who have teaching charisma, want to spread Tango around and share their Tango passion with the newcomers by introducing them to Tango community. Tango…

 
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…

 
Wed 22nd
10:00am
 
10:00am

Body, Mind and Image with K.J. Holmes

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

Juliette Mapp (Morning Class)

Movement Research
The merging of the unconscious life of movement and the conscious attention to physical direction is part of the energizing practice we will explore in each class. We will improvise in order to expand our awareness of breath, weight, tension and release, taking time to notice our body's qualitative presence moment-by-moment. We will follow by dancing within technical forms to expand our range and…

 
10:00am
Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

100 Grand
Intermediate/Avdanced Contemporary Technique Danielle Russo at 100 Grand Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm located at: 100 Grand Street NYC (second floor) Class: $12 ritual flow is a professional intermediate/advanced technique class derivative of Bartenieff and release - inspired training. Class begins with floor exercises aimed to engage and strengthen core muscles, as well as lubricate supporting…

 
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

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
Just Added
12:00pm
Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers

MARK ENTERTAINMENT
Mark Entertainment is excited to hold an Audition/ Rehearsals for new "FEMALE" Dancers  ******THE MARK ENTERTAINMENT IS A COMPANY BASED ON THE TRIPLE THREAT RECORDING ARTIST (https://www.facebook.com/Marcqiese ) **The Mark entertainent company is looking for dancers who are fast learning,  creative, and ready to perform outdoors and indoor gigs as part of the Marcqiese Marc triple threat show.  **Training…

 
12:00pm
Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

100 Grand
Intermediate/Avdanced Contemporary Technique Danielle Russo at 100 Grand Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm located at: 100 Grand Street NYC (second floor) Class: $12 ritual flow is a professional intermediate/advanced technique class derivative of Bartenieff and release - inspired training. Class begins with floor exercises aimed to engage and strengthen core muscles, as well as lubricate supporting…

 
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

Alexander Technique - Sarah White-Ayón

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…

 
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

Skinner Releasing Technique with Karl Anderson

Movement Research
SRT facilitates an enhanced awareness of our creativity. This imagery-based Somatic experience intuits ease and healing. Through improvisation and play, we delve deeper inside and shed our notions of style and aesthetics in favor of a more intense personal discovery. Students are encouraged to enter "feeling states" and explore the limitlessness of their multi-dimensional aliveness. SRT makes for a…

 
6:00pm
Integral Yoga

Integral Yoga

Abrons Arts Center
Integral yoga is a system of hatha yoga that is holistic. This class begins with centering and sound vibration, postures, guided deep relaxation, breathing practices and a brief meditation practice. Bringing students in touch with the physical and the subtle aspects of themselves, learn meditation through focusing on breath and body awareness. Non-competition is encouraged both individually and with…

 
6:30pm
Feria de Abril

Feria de Abril

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Join Flamenco Vivo at our Feria de Sevilla celebration on April 22nd from 6:30 to 9pm in the Ballroom at 4 West 43rd Street! Brush up on your Sevillanas, pull out your best costume and dance the night away with live music, wine and snacks on this special evening. Advanced tickets are available HERE for $10, or $15 at the door. Vamos a la fiesta!

 
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 - K.J. Holmes

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
Looking for Dancers for Next Video

Looking for Dancers for Next Video

Foxy5 Werqshop
Our company is looking for Contemporary and Street Jazz dancers for more video performances (you can use for your reels) in our Spring season. Foxy5 Werqshop is an artist collective and communal experience, through dance, video, and self-expression. Here’s How Our Werqshops Work: > It’s a 5-week series of dance classes, 1 choreographer, and 1 particular style, per session > After 5-weeks…

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
PANEL Discussion:        A Meeting between Free Jazz and Dance Improvisers                                     April 4th at 7 PM  on Improvisation in Dance & in Free Jazz                                     Musicians: Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio                                     &  Dancers:…

 
7:00pm
First Class $5 YOGA FOR EVERYDAY PEOPLE

First Class $5 YOGA FOR EVERYDAY PEOPLE

Dance Theatre of Harlem
Come and escape from life’s stressors in this beginner Yoga class designed for everyday people. Learn to strengthen and stretch your body gently to improve overall physical and mental balance. Namaste…. Attire: Loose fitting, comfortable workout clothing. Bare feet or socks. Don't forget your Yoga mat! Wednesdays, 7-8pm $5 for your first class! Already took your first class? Bring a friend…

 
Just Added
7:30pm
LEIMAY Ludus Community Class

LEIMAY Ludus Community Class

LEIMAY
Led by LEIMAY artistic Director Ximena Garnica and company member Andrea Jones. This is a donation based drop-in class and accessible to everyone. No dance or movement training necessary. This is not a performance oriented class. LEIMAY has been investigating and exploring a variety of exercises which aid in the conditioning of a loose and fluid body. If you spend lots of time in front of a computer,…

 
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
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…

 
8:00pm
Rhythm in Motion

Rhythm in Motion

American Tap Dance Foundation
TAP IS BACK! AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION’S "RHYTHM IN MOTION" RETURNS TO 14Y APRIL 22 THROUGH APRIL 26, 2015 - Renowned Tappers/Emerging Talent/New Work - Two Programs - Six performances Over Five Days - Choreographers include Chloe Arnold, Brenda Bufalino, Michelle Dorrance, Derick K. Grant, Jason Samuels Smith, Caleb Teicher and Nicholas Young, more… Stretching boundaries with new tap dance…

 
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).…

 
9:30pm
LEIMAY Ludus Training Community Class

LEIMAY Ludus Training Community Class

LEIMAY
Led by LEIMAY artistic Director Ximena Garnica and company member Andrea Jones. This is a donation based drop-in class and accessible to everyone. No dance or movement training necessary. This is not a performance oriented class. LEIMAY has been investigating and exploring a variety of exercises which aid in the conditioning of a loose and fluid body. This work can help to relive tension and relax…

 
Making Space: Spring 2015