2014-2015 Classes

Fall Session: September 8 – October 25.

Holiday Session: begins October 27 through December 14.

 

Download the 2014/15 Schedule.

 

DROP IN’S WELCOME!

Unless noted with an asterisk* all Spectrum classes are available for drop-in. Fees range between $6.50 (.5 hour) and $17 (1.5 hour), or class cards are available for a 10% discount.

 

REGISTER FOR CLASSES

+Pre-registration for returning families for the Holiday Session:  begins Oct 6

+Open Registration for new families for the Holiday Session: begins Oct 20

Registration can be done in person or forms can be mailed to Spectrum Dance Theater or emailed to staff@spectrumdance.org. For more information, please call 206-325-4161.

First time? Feel free to come and try a new class free of cost!

Registration Forms:

Click here to download the Registration Form.

Click here to download the Class Request and Waiver Form.

 

WEEKLY GUEST ARTIST CLASSES

Jessup 9-14

ZIMBABWEAN DANCE with JIMU MAKURUMBANDI

MONDAYS  7:30 – 9:00pm

Come experience and learn the finest in Zimbabwean Dance with Jimu Makurumbandi from Harare, Zimbabwe.  No experience necessary!

For ages 12 – adult. Wear comfortable clothes you can move in.

$16 drop in fee. 10% discount for multiple classes. First class on June 9 is $8.

A Marimba player and a Shona traditional dancer, Makurumbandi’s professional career started with a grassroots theatre company called Savanna Arts in Mbare. At 19, Makurumbandi joined Dance Foundation Course, a project created by National Ballet of Zimbabwe. During a one-year apprenticeship with Tumbuka Dance Company, Markurumbandi’s dance training continued under Soukaina Edom Mafundikwa, Julie Knotenbelt and Neville Campbell. Makurumbandi has toured extensively in France and has been performing and holding workshops on Zimbabwean traditional dance and music across Europe.  He is our Visiting Teacher in Residence (April 2014-April 2015).

In addition to master classes and intensives this summer, Makurumbandi will be teaching a weekly Zimbabwean dance class on Sundays from 12-1:30pm in our studio.

 

ADULT/OPEN CLASSES (16 AND UP)

Monday

Fitness for Living:  9am – 10am

Intermediate Ballet:  7:30pm – 9pm

Zimbabwean Dance Ages 12-Adult:  7:30 – 9pm **FEATURED GUEST CLASS: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

Tuesday

Intermediate Jazz:  10am – 11:30am

Ballet Basics & Beginning Ballet:  7:30pm – 9pm

Wednesday

Fitness for Living:  9am – 10am

**STARTS OCT. 8!** Intermediate Ballet with V. Pulkkinen & M. Carrabba (rotating schedules): 10 – 11:30am

Donald Byrd Advanced Contemporary:  7:30 – 9pm (pre-registration required, no drop ins)

Thursday

Intermediate Jazz:  10am – 11:30am

Beginning/Intermediate Ballet:  7:30 – 9pm

Friday

Fitness for Living:  10am – 11am

Saturday

Open Ballet:  12pm – 1:30pm

Gyrokinesis:  1:30pm – 2:30pm

Sunday

Intermediate Jazz:  12pm – 1:30pm

 

CHILD/TEEN CLASSES 

Monday

Movement with Toddlers:  10am – 11am

Creative I: 11am – 12pm

Ballet IV/V:  4pm – 5:30pm

Pre-Ballet:  4:30pm – 5:30pm

Beginning Pointe:  5:30 – 6pm

Ballet I:  5:30pm – 6:30pm

Ballet VI/VII:  6pm – 7:30pm

Pre-Jazz:  6:30pm – 7:30pm

Tuesday

Ballet VI/VII:  3:30pm – 5pm

Ballet IV/V:  4:30pm – 6pm

Ballet II:  5pm – 6pm

Ballet III:  6pm – 7:30pm

Donald Byrd Beginning Contemporary:  6pm – 7:30pm

Donald Byrd Intermediate Contemporary:  7:30 – 9pm

Wednesday

Advanced Lyrical:  3:30pm – 4:30pm

Intermediate Tap: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Ballet III:  4:30pm – 6pm

Ballet II:  5:30pm – 6:30pm

Ballet VI/VII:  6pm – 7:30pm

Beginning Break Dance:  6:30pm – 7:30pm

Intermediate Break Dance:  7:30pm – 8:30pm

Thursday

Advanced Tap:  3:30pm – 4:30pm

Beginning Tap:  4:30pm – 5:30pm

A Contemporary Approach to Modern Dance:  4:30pm – 6pm

Beginning/Intermediate Lyrical:  5:30pm – 6:30pm

Intro to Choreography:  6pm – 7:30pm **FEATURED GUEST CLASS: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

Ballet II:  6:30pm – 7:30pm

Friday

Creative Dance:  10am – 11am

Movement with Toddlers:  11am – 12pm

Ballet VI/VII:  3:30pm – 5pm

Ballet I:  4:30pm – 5:30pm

Engaging with the Choreography:  5pm – 7pm

Ballet III:  5:30pm – 7pm

Saturday

Jazz I:  9am – 10am

Pre-Ballet:  9am – 10am

Jazz II:  10am – 11am

Ballet I:  10am – 11am

Jazz III/V:  11am – 12:30pm

Pre-Ballet:  11am – 12pm

Creative Tap:  12:30pm – 1:30pm

Ballet II:  1:30pm – 2:30pm

Ballet IV/V:  1:30pm – 3pm