ADULT DANCE PROGRAMMING
ABOUT OUR ADULT DANCE PROGRAM
Forty106 Dance Project's Adult Dance Programming is designed for adult dancers ages 18+ of all abilities. Whether a student has years of dance experience or wants to learn dance for the first time, these adult classes are perfect. Keeping true to its mission of dramatically enhancing artistry and self exploration, all classes are fun, educational, and challenging for the more advanced dancers.
Drop-ins allows for flexibility, however, we encourage trying a full session in order to gain the beginning fundamentals offered, especailly if you are new to dance.
Currently all classes are taught by Artistic Director, Meg Southcott
In general, loose-fitting clothing that allows the dancer to feel comfortable and allows for proper instruction is recommended. Some dancers prefer to wear leotard and dance tights, dance shorts or skirts, but this is not required.
Ballet: Ballet shoes prefered; socks ok.
Contemporary: socks, paws, bare feet,
Tap: Tap shoes required
This class is meant for the development and refinement of basic ballet technique through exercises at the barre, center work, and across the floor. This class is a mixed level class.
This class is an open level modern dance class designed for movers to explore modern technique from a variety of persepectives and allows the dancer to explore and hone in on their individual dance style. Styles and techniques exlpored in this class include, but are not limited to, Martha Graham and Paul Taylor
A fusion of modern, jazz, and ballet, this style explores the versatility of each genre through a well-rounded technical warm up and fun, expressive combinations.
This class will review the basics of jazz technique and terminology while developing strength and flexibility, dynamic, rhythmic movement quality, and personal style with focus on proper technique and alignment and musicality.
Tap dance is rooted in American history. Tap, similar to Jazz Music, has complex,syncopated rhythms. This class is designed for build the fundamentals of basic rhythms and establish a greater sense of musicality. All Levels welcome