Children’s Turns/Leaps/Flexibility Intensive | Ages 10-13

Starting DateJune 19, 2017

Ending DateJuly 12, 2017


Event Description

For students with at least three years of recent Jazz/Ballet/Lyrical training who are looking to advance their technique with a specific focus on turns, leaps, and overall flexibility. This class offers dancers new techniques to stretching, turns, and advanced skills. Learn to use breath and alignment to power technique.

Classes will be held in the following sessions:

Session 1 | Four Classes | Fee: $48 per student

Mondays | June 19 & 26 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesdays | June 21 & 28 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Session 2 | Two Classes | Fee: $25 per student

Monday and Wednesday | July 10 & 12 | 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Dress requirement: Leotards or fitted dance wear, Jazz shoes.

About the Instructor:
Mackenzie Lewis holds a B.A. in Dance from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities along with a dance education minor from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. She has been the director of The Phipps Dance Theater for the past seven seasons, and the director of The Phipps Junior Dance Company for the past four seasons. Lewis has been teaching technique classes at The Phipps since 2010 as well as choreographing for The Phipps Dance Company and theatrical productions at the center. She enjoys every aspect of dancing, choreographing, teaching, and performing, and is grateful to make her passion her career.

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