2014-2015 Classes

*SCHEDULE UPDATE for the week of December 15 – 20*

We will be offering the following Open/Adult classes only:

 

Mon: Fitness for Living @ 9am

Mon: Open Ballet @ 7:30pm

Tues: Jazz I @ 10am

Tues: Ballet Basics/Ballet I @ 7:30pm

Wed: Fitness for Living @ 9am

Thurs: Jazz I @ 10am

Thurs: Ballet I @ 7:30pm

Friday: Fitness for Living @ 9am

Saturday: Open Ballet @ 12pm

 

Spectrum will be closed Dec. 22 – Jan 4. Our upcoming Winter Session for all students begins on Monday, Jan. 5th!

Happy holidays!

 

 Download the 2015 Winter Class 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

+Registration is now open for the Winter Session:  Jan 5, 2015 – Feb 22, 2015

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!

 

Next Session: Winter/Spring Session 2/23/15-4/12/15

+Pre-registration for returning families for the Winter/Spring Session:  begins 2/2/15

+Open Registration for new families for the Winter/Spring Session: begins 2/16/15

+Early Byrd Registration for Summer: 2/23/15-4/3/15

 

Registration Forms:

Click here to download the Registration Form.

Click here to download the Class Request and Waiver Form.

 

FEATURED CLASSES

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**NEW CLASS!** OPEN INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED BALLET with VICTORIA PULKKINEN & MARCO CARRABBA

+Wednesdays 10-11:30am | Drop-In’s Welcome!
+Begins Oct 8, 2014

Ms. Pulkkinen’s impressive teaching career expands two decades as a faculty member and curriculum supervisor at Pacific NW Ballet School and teacher for the Pacific NW Ballet. She has recently taught at Pacific NW Ballet School, Cornish College of the Arts and company class for Spectrum Dance Theater.

Mr. Carrabba is the artistic director of Carrabba Dance School and Theatre Dance Company. He has more than 18 years experience teaching classical ballet to all ages and levels.

Vicci and Marco will teach on alternating Wednesdays.

 

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!

Ages 12 – adult. Wear comfortable clothes you can move in.

$16 drop in fee. 10% discount for multiple classes.

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).

 

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 **FEATURED GUEST CLASS: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

 

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