College of Fine Arts and Communication

TU Community Dance

Adult Dance

Towson University’s Community Dance offers adult dance classes in a variety of dance forms taught by full-time faculty in the Department of Dance. Programmed for the beginner to professional mover in mind, classes will help you gain or re-establish perspective of your body and the joy of movement, while focusing on refining technique and building strength. Classes are offered on a drop-in basis with no registration required to attend, and are geared to allow students the flexibility to begin anytime and participate when their schedule permits.

 

Fall 2014 Adult Class Schedule

September 2 - December 18, 2014

 

Adults (18+) Class Day Class Time Class Length Room

Ballet (Beginner)

 

Saturday 10 a.m. 75 minutes Rm 1008

Ballet (Beginner)

 

Tuesday 7:15 p.m. 75 minutes Rm 1006

Ballet (Intermediate)

 

Saturday 11:15 a.m. 90 minutes Rm 1008

Ballet (Intermediate)

 

Thursday 7 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1006

Ballet (Advanced)

 

Monday 7 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1003

Modern (Beginner/Advanced- Beginner)

Thursday 6:30 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1004

Modern (Intermediate)

 

Monday 6 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1004

Tap (Beginner/Advanced- Beginner)

Wednesday 5:30 p.m. 60 minutes Rm 1004
Jazz (Advanced- Beginner/Intermediate) Wednesday 6:30 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1004

 

Adult Classes (Drop-in)

All adult classes, except Alexander Technique, are offered on a drop-in basis. There is no pre-registration or registration fee required for adult classes. Payment can be made in the form of cash or personal checks. VISA, Mastercard or Discover for class card purchases. Payment for classes must be made at the beginning of each class. Discounts do not apply to drop-in or class card purchases.

 

90 minute class $14
75 minute class $12
60 minute class

$11

8 week Class Card for a 90 minute class $100
8 week Class Card for a 75 minute class $86
8 week Class Card for a 60 minute class $79

 

 

Functional Awareness Workshop

Functional Awareness (FA) is a practical somatic approach that provides a series of explorations in experiential anatomy to enhance our understanding of movement function, facilitate ease in body action, and improve dynamic alignment. This workshop will be led by Nancy Wanich-Romita.

Ages Class Day Class Time Length Room
18+ Sunday, September 14 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 5 hours Rm 1006

 

  • Workshop fee - $75
  • Pre-registration is required; email registration to Candice Webster at cwebster@towson.edu

 

Koresh Dance Company Masterclass

 

Ages Class Day Class Time Length Room
16+ Saturday, October 11 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 90 minutes Rm 1006

 

  • Masterclass fee - $18

 

"By/4 Artist Series" from Deep Vision Dance Company

"By/4 Artist Series" are cross-disciplinary, professional development workshops within an interactive environment. Led by local artists, these events focus on a variety of themes relevant to professional and emerging artists and educators of all disciplines.

 

Ages Class Day Class Time Length Room
18+ Saturday, October 5 2p.m. - 4 p.m. 2 hours Rm 1006
18+ Saturday, November 16 2p.m. - 4p.m. 2 hours Rm 1006

 

  • By/4 Artist workshops are free and open to the public.
  • For more details, please email Nicole Martinell.

David London – October 5 - “Self Promotion for Individual Artists”
David London is a professional magician and storyteller, and the Program and Marketing Manager at the Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance. David will share the tools and techniques he has developed over the years for artists to spread the word about their events, increase visibility and attract new audiences. Topics covered will include social media, press relations, event calendars, and more. David brings over 15 years of experience producing and promoting his own shows across the United States.


CJay Philip – November 16 - “Tricks to Getting and Sustaining Work”
CJay shares some tricks to getting work, keeping work and creating work that can sustain a life long career in the arts. Once singer/dancer/actress now director/choreographer/arts advocate, CJay Philip shares the highs, lows and lessons learned from her career on Broadway stages, national arenas, rehearsal studios, audition rooms and the back of a cab. CJay will also expound on some of the unlikely yet fruitful partnerships that have helped her company Dance & Bmore thrive.

 

Alexander Technique Workshop

Coming Spring 2015

 

Inclement Weather Policy

Being that TUCD's primary role is as an educational institution for children, we adhere to the Baltimore County Public Schools' policy on inclement weather; if Baltimore County Public Schools are closed, so is TUCD.

 

Parking

TUCD students and guests may park in-front of the Center for the Arts building at the designated times as listed on the parking signs.  Saturday parking on campus is free for all commuters parking in front of the Center for the Arts building on Cross Campus Drive and in the University Union Parking Garage. 

 

 

TU Community Dance
Center for the Arts, Room 1002V (map)

Phone: 410-704-3495
Fax: 410-704-3752
E-mail: tucd@towson.edu

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Adult dance classes are offered on a drop-in basis with no registration required to attend.





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