Classes

Youth International Folk Dance

In this workshop series Mavi Dance’s goal is to introduce the excitement of international folk dances to young children. The fun, lively movements of folk dancing will increase balance, agility, strength, and coordination while sharing the joy of many styles. The class will consist of dance technique, stretching, turns and simple choreographies.

Learn Lindy Hop in Cambridge

In this beginner-friendly class designed to get you comfortable social dancing, we cover the basics of partner dancing, the fundamental movements and moves of Lindy Hop, and some turns and variations. Lindy 1 classes are offered throughout the year, and always begin at the beginning of a month. Do I Need A Partner? No partner…

Intermediate Irish dance for adults

This traditional Irish dance class offers dancers with soft shoe and hard shoe experience a fun and supportive place to deepen their practice. The class includes intermediate solo soft and hard shoe steps as well as social set and ceili dances. We will begin with a thorough warmup and get a good workout through technique…

DanceFit 60+

Find wellness through movement in DanceFit60+! Improve your balance, strength, coordination, flexibility, and functional mobility through dance-based exercises. Although this class is geared towards people aged 60+, all are welcome. Class will be led by dancer, Pilates instructor, and trained physical therapist, Liz Roncka. All Boston University classes are open to the public. No dance…

Beginner Irish Dance for Adults

Enjoy traditional solo and social dances to lively Irish jigs, reels, and hornpipes. This unique, non-competitive Irish dance program nurtures joyful, expressive dancing. It challenges students to increase their strength and coordination, supported in a fun community of dancers. More information, schedule, and registration: http://www.RebeccaMcGowanDance.com McGowanIrishDance@gmail.com

Learn Lindy Hop in Brookline

In this beginner-friendly class designed to get you comfortable social dancing, we cover the basics of partner dancing, the fundamental movements and moves of Lindy Hop, and some turns and variations. Lindy 1 classes are offered throughout the year, and always begin at the beginning of a month. Do I Need A Partner? No partner…

Continuing Youth Irish Dance II

O’Riley Irish Dance is a one-of-a-kind non-competitive Irish dance program for kids and teens, now in its 10th year. The classes emphasize dancing as a joyful, social activity rather than a competitive one. Although each class addresses rhythm, timing, and technique, first and foremost the emphasis is on musicality: understanding the connection between music and…

Boston Ballet School’s Adaptive Dance Program

Adaptive Dance classes are designed for individuals with disabilities ages 2–adult and are available at all three of our convenient studio locations in Boston, Newton, and the North Shore. Taught by expert faculty, supported by licensed physical therapists and professional musicians, students can engage and explore in a supported studio environment as they develop movement,…

Modern with Erica Schwartz

Erica’s class offers students who have some previous dance experience an opportunity to engage in their continued study in a supportive and stimulating environment. Classes will build strength, concentration, balance, movement skills and pure joy of moving. Classes will be ongoing beginning in January and meeting on Mondays and Thursdays. Students can take one or…

Interdisciplinary Performing Arts Center

BALLET / AGES 3-4 The Fundamentals of Classical Ballet are introduced using both traditional methods and fun and engaging physical activities. Classes are structured and designed to not only teach students the foundations of the Ballet vocabulary but also instill in them self-discipline and a respect for the art form. Other benefits of studying Ballet…