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Adult Ballet I

Adult Ballet I

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

For those with little to no experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAB11 06/04 - 07/23 MO 6:30PM - 7:45PM Pickett, Shannon $106.00 ($95.40) Enroll Now!
WI-CDAB11 01/08 - 05/14 MO 7:45PM - 9:00PM DeYoung-Daniels, Hope $235.00 ($211.50) Enrollment Closed
Adult Ballet II

Adult Ballet II

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Beginner-Intermediate

For Students who have at least 1 years of prior ballet training.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAB14 01/11 - 05/17 TH 11:00AM - 12:15PM Comparato, Paige $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Adult Ballet II/III

Adult Ballet II/III

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Adult Ballet II/III is for adults with prior ballet experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAB233 06/06 - 07/25 WE 6:30PM - 8:00PM Comparato, Paige $108.00 ($97.20) Enroll Now!
Adult Ballet III

Adult Ballet III

Adults/9th Grade & Up / Intermediate

This is an intermediate-advanced level class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDAB234 01/11 - 05/17 TH 9:45AM - 11:00AM Comparato, Paige $249.00 ($224.10) Enrollment Closed
Adult Hip Hop

Adult Hip Hop

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Learn how to bust a move! This funky class is a blast and will leave you smiling and dancing out the door.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAHH3 06/06 - 07/25 WE 5:30PM - 6:30PM Duenas, Rauly $84.00 ($75.60) Enroll Now!
WI-CDAHH2 01/09 - 05/15 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Duenas, Rauly $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Adult Jazz

Adult Jazz

Teens & Adults

This class emphasizes classic jazz technique and stylized choreograpy. Those with or without prior experience are welcome!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAJ1 07/02 - 07/23 MO 7:00PM - 8:00PM Lenoir, Willie $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
WI-CDAJ4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ivy, Monika $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Adult Pilates

Adult Pilates

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Strengthen your core and balance through mat exercises in order to create a lean, strong, and flexible body. Mats provided.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-CDAP13 03/21 - 05/09 WE 9:40AM - 10:30AM Sandefur, Ashley $120.00 ($108.00) Enroll Now!
Adult Tap

Adult Tap

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

Come learn the basics of tap and start making making some noise! From Fred Astaire to Savion Glover, this class will cover a wide range of rhythmic styles.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAT14 06/07 - 06/28 TH 5:45PM - 6:45PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
WI-CDAT4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ims, Jeremy $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Adult Tap II

Adult Tap II

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

This is an intermediate class for those with previous tap experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAT24 07/05 - 07/26 TH 5:45PM - 6:45PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Advanced Pointe

Advanced Pointe

6th Grade & Up

To enroll in this class, students must also be enrolled in Saturday's Inter/Adv Ballet Class and be placed by instructor.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYAP6 06/09 - 07/28 SA 12:00PM - 12:30PM Crews, Cynthia $72.00 ($64.80) Enroll Now!
Advanced Pointe/Variations

Advanced Pointe/Variations

Must be placed by an Instructor / Must also be enrolled in the preceding Ballet VI-VII class

Students will learn ballet solos, duos, and trios from classical ballets and other choreographic works.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYVAP3 01/10 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 7:30PM Crews, Cynthia $172.00 ($154.80) Enrollment Closed
Afro-Latin Fusion

Afro-Latin Fusion

Adults/9th Grade & Up / All Levels

A summer favorite! Afro-Latin Fusion is an integration of West African dance, Afro-Cuban movements, and diverse vernacular dances of Latin America.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAL3 06/06 - 07/25 WE 6:30PM - 7:30PM Lenoir, Willie $84.00 ($75.60) Enroll Now!
Ballet Fit

Ballet Fit

Teens & Adults

This class blends the beauty of ballet within a traditional fitness framework. Experience a full workout that includes cardio, strengthening and stretching exercises. Whether you are a beginner looking for a new workout or an advanced dancer wanting to build stamina, everyone will benefit from this unique workout.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYBF4 06/07 - 07/26 TH 6:45PM - 7:45PM Pickett, Shannon $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
Ballet for Teens and Adults

Ballet for Teens and Adults

Teens & Adults

This class is specifically designed to introduce teens & adults to ballet technique. Geared towards more mature learners who may have little experience with dance but understand concepts and can work toward self-correction.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDAB6 06/09 - 06/30 SA 9:00AM - 10:15AM Crews, Cynthia $53.00 ($47.70) Enroll Now!
Ballet I

Ballet I

2nd Grade & Up

Beginning with Ballet I, School of Dance students follow a sequential program in which the syllabus for each level is designed to encourage greater awareness of musicality and coordination as well as increased flexibility and strength. As students improve, ballet practice requires an increased time commitment; however, students are encouraged to study at an appropriate pace and often remain in one level of technique for at least 2 years.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB16 01/13 - 05/12 SA 10:00AM - 11:00AM Crews, Cynthia $214.00 ($192.60) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYB14 06/07 - 07/27 TH 4:45PM - 5:45PM Crews, Cynthia $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYB11 01/08 - 05/14 MO 5:15PM - 6:15PM Glocker, Ana $214.00 ($192.60) Enrollment Closed
Ballet I: Teens

Ballet I: Teens

6th-12th Grade / Beginner

This class is specifically designed to introduce teens to ballet technique. Geared towards more mature learners who may have little experience with dance but understand concepts and can work toward self-correction.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYBT12 01/09 - 05/15 TU 4:00PM - 5:00PM Comparato, Paige $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Ballet II

Ballet II

3rd Grade & Up

Students are also encouraged to enrolled in Tap I, Hip Hop I, and Jazz I.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB26 01/13 - 05/12 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Crews, Cynthia $214.00 ($192.60) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYB25 01/12 - 05/11 FR 4:30PM - 5:30PM Crews, Cynthia $214.00 ($192.60) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYB21 06/04 - 07/23 MO 5:00PM - 6:00PM Crews, Cynthia $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
Ballet II: Teens

Ballet II: Teens

6th-12th Grade / Beginner-Intermediate

This class is for teens who have been introduced to the fundamentals of ballet technique in Teen Ballet I. This can function as a transitional class, and students should take Teen II until ready to join the regular sequential ballet program.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYBT24 01/11 - 05/17 TH 3:45PM - 5:00PM Comparato, Paige $249.00 ($224.10) Enrollment Closed
Ballet III

Ballet III

4th Grade & Up

Students are also encouraged to enrolled in Tap I, Hip Hop I, and Jazz II.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB36 01/13 - 05/12 SA 11:00AM - 12:15PM Crews, Cynthia $235.00 ($211.50) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYB32 06/05 - 07/24 TU 4:45PM - 6:00PM Crews, Cynthia $106.00 ($95.40) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYB31 01/08 - 05/14 MO 5:00PM - 6:15PM Crews, Cynthia $235.00 ($211.50) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB35 01/12 - 05/11 FR 5:30PM - 6:45PM Crews, Cynthia $222.00 ($199.80) Enrollment Closed
Ballet IV

Ballet IV

5th Grade & Up / Beginner-Intermediate

Three ballet classes a week are recommended at this level; two classes a week are required. Students are encouraged to enroll in Modern I and Jazz II to become well-rounded dancers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB44 01/11 - 05/17 TH 4:30PM - 6:00PM Crews, Cynthia $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB41 01/08 - 05/14 MO 6:15PM - 7:45PM DeYoung-Daniels, Hope $271.00 ($243.90) Enrollment Closed
Ballet IV & V

Ballet IV & V

5th Grade & Up

In this specific summer class, students previously approved for pointe work will be allowed to wear pointe shoes at the barre. Students are highly encourage to also enroll in the following Variations and Pirouettes and Jete. Classes as well as consider cross training in Jazz II, Tap II, Hip-hop, and Pilates to become a well-rounded dancer.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB456 01/13 - 05/12 SA 1:00PM - 2:30PM Hilding, Krystyna $271.00 ($243.90) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB453 01/10 - 05/16 WE 4:00PM - 5:30PM Crews, Cynthia $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYB454 06/07 - 07/26 TH 5:45PM - 7:15PM Crews, Cynthia $123.00 ($110.70) Enroll Now!
Ballet V

Ballet V

6th Grade & Up / Intermediate

Four ballet classes a week are recommended at this level; three ballet classes a week are required. At this level, students are also encouraged to enroll in Pre/Beginning Pointe.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB52 01/09 - 05/15 TU 5:00PM - 6:30PM Comparato, Paige $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB54 01/11 - 05/17 TH 6:00PM - 7:30PM Crews, Cynthia $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
Ballet VI & VII

Ballet VI & VII

Must be placed by an instructor / Advanced

Four ballet classes a week are recommended; three are required. Students are encouraged to cross-train by enrolling in Pilates, Modern II, and Jazz II-III to become strong and diverse dancers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB676 01/13 - 05/12 SA 12:15PM - 1:45PM Hilding, Jerel $271.00 ($243.90) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB672 01/09 - 05/15 TU 5:30PM - 7:00PM Crews, Cynthia $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB674 01/11 - 05/17 TH 6:00PM - 7:30PM Hilding, Krystyna $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYB671 01/08 - 05/14 MO 6:15PM - 7:45PM Crews, Cynthia $271.00 ($243.90) Enrollment Closed
Ballet VII (on Pointe)

Ballet VII (on Pointe)

Must be placed by an instructor / Advanced

For Level VII Ballet dancers, our highest level, four ballet classes a week are required. Students are encouraged to cross-train by enrolling in Pilates, Modern II, and Jazz II-III to become strong and diverse dancers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYB673 01/10 - 05/16 WE 5:30PM - 7:00PM Crews, Cynthia $287.00 ($258.30) Enrollment Closed
Boy's Ballet I & II

Boy's Ballet I & II

2nd Grade & Up / Beginner-Intermediate

Designed specifically for the male dancer. Focusing on Ballet technique, we will cover fundamental basics and put them into practice traveling, balancing, and jumping. This class is FREE to students enrolled in another dance class. Contact the Front Desk for more information.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYBB13 01/10 - 05/16 WE 4:45PM - 5:30PM Misko, Hanan $136.00 ($122.40) Enrollment Closed
Boy's Ballet III

Boy's Ballet III

5th Grade & Up / Intermediate-Advanced

Dancers in this class, geared specially for the danseur, are required to attend the 4-5:30pm (Wed) Ballet IV/V course.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYBB33 01/10 - 05/16 WE 5:30PM - 6:00PM Misko, Hanan $0.00 ($0.00) Enrollment Closed
Break'n to the Beat  - Summer Hip Hop Camp

Break'n to the Beat - Summer Hip Hop Camp

3rd - 6th Grades

Think you know hip hop? This funky camp teaches street moves and grooves that are based on the original principles of hip hop - love, peace, unity, and having fun! Learn how to break, mix, mc, and dj. Become a b-boy or b-girl for a week and discovery the rich history and fun culture of hip hop!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYHHC 06/18 - 06/22 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 12:00PM Duenas, Rauly $145.00 ($130.50) Enroll Now!
Classical Chinese Dance for Adults

Classical Chinese Dance for Adults

Teens & Adults

Chinese Classical Dance incorporates diverse influences from folk dance, Chinese opera, martial arts and ballet to create a uniquely beautiful art. Along with learning the basic elements of Chinese Classical dance, students will be introduced Chinese minority group dances.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDACCD1 07/02 - 07/23 MO 6:00PM - 7:00PM Cai, Wanwan $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Contemporary Youth I

Contemporary Youth I

1st-2nd Grade / All Levels

Based on the philosophy that every person can and should dance, these classes focus on discovery and encourage play, structured improvisation, balance, and conditioning within a group of social peers. These classes culminate in a performance of The Lorax on March 09-10. Participation fees are included in tuition. Dancers who are interested in additional solo roles will attend the audition, which will be held on January 6, 2018.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYC15 01/12 - 05/11 FR 4:30PM - 5:30PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $239.00 ($215.10) Enrollment Closed
Contemporary Youth II

Contemporary Youth II

3rd-5th Grade / All Levels

Based on the philosophy that every person can and should dance, these classes focus on discovery and encourage play, structured improvisation, balance, and conditioning within a group of social peers. These classes culminate in a performance of The Lorax on March 09-10. Participation fees are included in tuition. Dancers who are interested in additional solo roles will attend the audition, which will be held on January 6, 2018.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYC22 01/09 - 05/15 TU 4:30PM - 5:30PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $251.00 ($225.90) Enrollment Closed
Contemporary Youth III

Contemporary Youth III

6th-8th Grade / All Levels

Based on the philosophy that every person can and should dance, these classes focus on discovery and encourage play, structured improvisation, balance, and conditioning within a group of social peers. These classes culminate in a performance of The Lorax on March 09-10. Participation fees are included in tuition. Dancers who are interested in additional solo roles will attend the audition, which will be held on January 6, 2018.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYC32 01/09 - 05/15 TU 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ivy, Monika $251.00 ($225.90) Enrollment Closed
Fierce Elements Dance Company (Full Year)

Fierce Elements Dance Company (Full Year)

3rd-12th Grade / Audition Required

Calling all Hip Hop dancers in 3rd-12th grade to audition for a brand new hip hop crew, Fierce Dance Company! Fierce Dance Company is the newest and freshest Hip Hop dance company to come to Lawrence Kansas! Fierce is all about the Funk. This performance based Troupe will not only teach the fundamentals of Funk and Hip Hop styles, students will also learn about Hip Hop culture in a safe and inclusive environment. The mission of Fierce Dance Company seeks to provide inspirational performances while enriching the lives of dancers thru collaboration and movement. Rehearsals are held at: University of Kansas, Robinson Center, Dept. of Dance.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-DFDCF 09/23 - 05/20 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Duenas, Rauly $450.00 ($450.00) Semester is closed
Fierce Elements Dance Company (Winter-Spring Only)

Fierce Elements Dance Company (Winter-Spring Only)

3rd-12th Grade / Audition Required

Calling all Hip Hop dancers in 3rd-12th grade to audition for a brand new hip hop crew, Fierce Dance Company! Fierce Dance Company is the newest and freshest Hip Hop dance company to come to Lawrence Kansas! Fierce is all about the Funk. This performance based Troupe will not only teach the fundamentals of Funk and Hip Hop styles, students will also learn about Hip Hop culture in a safe and inclusive environment. The mission of Fierce Dance Company seeks to provide inspirational performances while enriching the lives of dancers thru collaboration and movement. Held at: Eagles Lodge,1803 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66044

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-DFDC6 01/13 - 05/12 SU 2:15PM - 4:15PM Duenas, Rauly $250.00 ($250.00) Enrollment Closed
Hip Hop I

Hip Hop I

3rd Grade & Up / Beginner

Tick, Wave, Tut and Bounce! These are just a few of the moves you will learn in this intro to Hip hop dance class. Held at: Eagles Lodge,1803 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66044

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYHH12 01/09 - 05/15 TU 5:00PM - 6:00PM Duenas, Rauly $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Hip Hop I

Hip Hop I

2nd - 5th Grades

Tick, Wave, and Bounce! These are just a few of the moves you will learn in this intro to Hip hop dance class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYHH15 06/08 - 07/27 FR 5:00PM - 6:00PM Duenas, Rauly $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
Hip Hop II

Hip Hop II

6th - 12th Grades

It's time to get funky! In this class, students will learn various street moves and funk styles. Bring your knee pads!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYHH25 06/08 - 07/27 FR 6:00PM - 7:00PM Duenas, Rauly $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
Hip Hop II/III

Hip Hop II/III

5th Grade & Up / Intermediate

It's Time To Get Funky! In this class, Mr. Rauly will teach you some street moves mixed with different Funk styles. Bring your knee pads! This class combines Hip Hop II and Hip Hop III. Held at: Eagles Lodge,1803 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66044.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYHH233 01/10 - 05/16 WE 4:45PM - 5:45PM Duenas, Rauly $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Intermediate Pointe

Intermediate Pointe

Must be enrolled in both Tue/Thu Ballet VI/VII and Pointe Classes. Pointe instructor approval is req

Students must demonstrate strength and proper use of technique in Pre & Beginning Pointe prior to entering this class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYIP2 01/09 - 05/15 TU 7:00PM - 7:30PM Crews, Cynthia $172.00 ($154.80) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYIP4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 7:30PM - 8:00PM Hilding, Krystyna $172.00 ($154.80) Enrollment Closed
Intermediate-Advanced Ballet

Intermediate-Advanced Ballet

6th Grade & Up

This is an intermediate-advance class for dancers in levels Ballet V-VII or equivalent. Pointe shoes are optional for level VI-VII students.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYB5676 06/09 - 07/28 SA 10:30AM - 12:00PM Crews, Cynthia $123.00 ($110.70) Enroll Now!
SU-CDYB5671 06/04 - 07/23 MO 5:00PM - 6:30PM Pickett, Shannon $123.00 ($110.70) Enroll Now!
SU-CDYB5673 06/06 - 07/25 WE 5:00PM - 6:30PM Comparato, Paige $123.00 ($110.70) Enroll Now!
Intro to Ballet

Intro to Ballet

1st - 2nd Grades

In this level, students learn the fundamentals of ballet and start connecting vocabulary to movements.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYIB6WL 01/13 - 05/12 SA 12:15PM - 1:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $0.00 ($0.00) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYIB6 01/13 - 05/12 SA 12:15PM - 1:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $214.00 ($192.60) Class is Full
WI-CDYIB1 01/08 - 05/14 MO 4:15PM - 5:00PM Glocker, Ana $214.00 ($192.60) Class is Full
SU-CDYIB2 06/05 - 07/24 TU 5:15PM - 6:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
Irish Ceili Dances

Irish Ceili Dances

2nd Grade & Up

Come learn the basics of Irish Step Dance through various Irish ceili dances. Ceili dances are fun and energetic group dances that have been around since the early 1500s.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYICD1 06/04 - 06/25 MO 6:00PM - 7:00PM Stark, Annie $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Irish Dance I

Irish Dance I

2nd Grade & Up / Beginner

Held at: Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, Band Room, 1400 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044 Dancers will be introduced to the basics of Irish dance and will learn to identify and dance some of the traditional beginning dances.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYID11 01/08 - 05/14 MO 5:30PM - 6:30PM Stark, Annie $214.00 ($192.60) Enrollment Closed
Irish Dance II & III

Irish Dance II & III

3rd Grade & Up / Completion of Level 1 or previous Irish dance instruction

Held at: Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, Band Room, 1400 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044 Irish dancers will be introduced to some hard shoe dances, as well as step up the difficulty in the soft shoe.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYID231 01/08 - 05/14 MO 6:30PM - 7:30PM Stark, Annie $214.00 ($192.60) Enrollment Closed
Irish Dance III

Irish Dance III

5th Grade & Up / Completion of Level 2 or previous Irish dance instruction

Held at: Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, Band Room, 1400 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044 This is an advance Irish Step Dance class. Instructor Permission Required.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYID31 01/08 - 05/14 MO 7:30PM - 8:30PM Stark, Annie $107.00 ($96.30) Enrollment Closed
Irish Step Dance for Adults

Irish Step Dance for Adults

Teens & Adults

This upbeat class will introduce the basics of Irish Step Dance and some traditional beginning dances.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
Su-CDAISD1 06/04 - 06/25 MO 7:00PM - 8:00PM Stark, Annie $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Jazz I

Jazz I

2nd Grade & Up

*** The start date for this course has been changed to July 3, 2018 *** This is an introductory technique class that focuses on the fundamentals of Jazz. Stylized choreography will be taught and performed in-class.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYJ13 01/10 - 05/16 WE 3:45PM - 4:45PM Ivy, Monika $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYJ12 07/03 - 07/24 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Glocker, Ana $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Jazz II

Jazz II

3rd Grade & Up

This upbeat class teaches intermediate jazz vocabulary/choreography and developes the coordinating, flexibility, and stability of the dancer.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYJ23 01/10 - 05/16 WE 6:00PM - 7:00PM Glocker, Ana $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYJ22 06/05 - 06/26 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Glocker, Ana $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Jazz III

Jazz III

6th Grade & Up / Intermediate-Advanced

Students will build strength and flexibility as they are challenged in the practice of contemporary concepts and advanced vocabulary, in addition to learning complex Jazz combinations.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYCJ33 01/10 - 05/16 WE 7:30PM - 8:30PM Glocker, Ana $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Kinder Ballet

Kinder Ballet

Kindergarten

Students are introduced to simple ballet movements, learn the basic elements of Ballet, and articipate in storytelling using movement. Enroll in age appropriate classes.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYKB6 06/09 - 07/28 SA 10:45AM - 11:30AM Glocker, Ana $96.00 ($86.40) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYKB6 01/13 - 05/12 SA 11:30AM - 12:15PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $214.00 ($192.60) Class is Full
WI-CDYKB1 01/08 - 05/14 MO 4:30PM - 5:15PM McCafferty, Betsy $214.00 ($192.60) Class is Full
Lawrence Ballet Theatre Junior Company

Lawrence Ballet Theatre Junior Company

6th - 12th Grade / Applicants must be accepted by attending the annual company audition

Lawrence Ballet Theatre (LBT) is the resident pre-professional ballet company of the Lawrence Arts Center. Under the direction of Artistic Director Cynthia Crews, company members gain exposure and experience through numerous performances and working directly with professional guest choreographers. Lawrence Ballet Theatre is one of the fourteen member companies that make up the prestigious Regional Dance America/MidStates Festival. Each year, the LBT company members attend the annual RDA/Midstates Festival. The mission of Lawrence Ballet Theatre is to provide extensive training, performance opportunities and artistic experience to dancers seeking to develop advanced experience in preparation for a professional career in dance.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-DLBTJ 08/21 - 05/31 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Crews, Cynthia $575.00 ($575.00) Semester is closed
Lawrence Ballet Theatre Novice Company

Lawrence Ballet Theatre Novice Company

5th - 12th Grade / Applicants must be accepted by attending the annual company audition

Lawrence Ballet Theatre (LBT) is the resident pre-professional ballet company of the Lawrence Arts Center. Under the direction of Artistic Director Cynthia Crews, company members gain exposure and experience through numerous performances and working directly with professional guest choreographers. Lawrence Ballet Theatre is one of the fourteen member companies that make up the prestigious Regional Dance America/MidStates Festival. Each year, the LBT company members attend the annual RDA/Midstates Festival. The mission of Lawrence Ballet Theatre is to provide extensive training, performance opportunities and artistic experience to dancers seeking to develop advanced experience in preparation for a professional career in dance.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-DLBTN 08/21 - 05/31 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Crews, Cynthia $575.00 ($575.00) Semester is closed
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Lawrence Ballet Theatre Senior Company

7th - 12th Grade / Applicants must be accepted by attending the annual company audition

Lawrence Ballet Theatre (LBT) is the resident pre-professional ballet company of the Lawrence Arts Center. Under the direction of Artistic Director Cynthia Crews, company members gain exposure and experience through numerous performances and working directly with professional guest choreographers. Lawrence Ballet Theatre is one of the fourteen member companies that make up the prestigious Regional Dance America/MidStates Festival. Each year, the LBT company members attend the annual RDA/Midstates Festival. The mission of Lawrence Ballet Theatre is to provide extensive training, performance opportunities and artistic experience to dancers seeking to develop advanced experience in preparation for a professional career in dance.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-DLBTS 08/21 - 05/31 MO TU WE TH FR SA SU 9:00AM - 9:00PM Crews, Cynthia $675.00 ($675.00) Semester is closed
Lawrence Dance Intensive: Summer Ballet 2018 (full)

Lawrence Dance Intensive: Summer Ballet 2018 (full)

Ages 11-21yrs / Intermediate-Advanced / At least two years prior dance experience

The Lawrence Dance Intensive provides regional dancers with professional dance instruction from world-class teachers and choreographers. This intensive is a partnership between the Kansas University Dance Department and the Lawrence Arts Center School of Dance, and is based on an interdisciplinary curriculum that focuses on preparing students for the demands of a professional career. It is a place where dancers develop their artistry!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYLDIF 06/04 - 06/15 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Faculty, LAC $1500.00 ($1500.00) Enrollment Closed
SU-DYLDIFC 06/04 - 06/15 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 4:00PM Faculty, LAC $625.00 ($625.00) Enroll Now!
Lawrence Dance Intensive: Summer Ballet 2018 (half)

Lawrence Dance Intensive: Summer Ballet 2018 (half)

Ages 11-21yrs / Intermediate-Advanced / At least two years prior dance experience

The Lawrence Dance Intensive provides regional dancers with professional dance instruction from world-class teachers and choreographers. This intensive is a partnership between the Kansas University Dance Department and the Lawrence Arts Center School of Dance, and is based on an interdisciplinary curriculum that focuses on preparing students for the demands of a professional career. It is a place where dancers develop their artistry!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYLDIH 06/04 - 06/08 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 2:30PM Faculty, LAC $375.00 ($375.00) Enroll Now!
Modern I

Modern I

5th - 10th Grade /Must be placed by the instructor

Modern dance classes transform a dancers approach to movement, by introducing new movements, concepts, and principles. At the Lawrence Arts Center, students learn basic elements of the Limón technique, as well as other fundamental methods. These classes culminate in a performance of The Lorax on March 09-10, 2018. Participation fees are included in tuition. Dancers who are interested in additional solo roles should attend the audition, which will be held on January 6, 2018.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYM12 01/09 - 05/15 TU 7:00PM - 8:00PM Ivy, Monika $251.00 ($225.90) Class is Full
Modern II

Modern II

7th Grade & Up / Must be placed by the instructor

Modern dance classes transform a dancers approach to movement, by introducing new movements, concepts, and principles. At the Lawrence Arts Center, students learn basic elements of the Limón technique, as well as other fundamental methods. These classes culminate in a performance of The Lorax on March 09-10, 2018. Participation fees are included in tuition. Dancers who are interested in additional solo roles should attend the audition, which will be held on January 6, 2018.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYM22 01/09 - 05/15 TU 7:30PM - 8:30PM Misko, Hanan $251.00 ($225.90) Class is Full
Mythology in Motion - Summer Dance Performance Camp

Mythology in Motion - Summer Dance Performance Camp

2nd - 6th Grades

Dance the stories of gods, goddesses, heroes, heroines, and monsters but with a twist.  Using a variety of dance genres, campers will bring the amazing stories of classical mythology to life in a final camp performance set in modern times. Campers will explore movements from different genres as well as create costumes and props to use in the final performance. Comfortable clothing and a healthy snack are a must to keep up with this high energy camp.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYSDPC 07/16 - 07/27 MO TU WE TH FR 9:00AM - 12:00PM Faculty, LAC $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Pilates

Pilates

6th Grade & Up

Strengthen your core and balance through mat exercises in order to create a lean, strong, and flexible body. Mats provided.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYP3 06/06 - 07/25 WE 4:00PM - 5:00PM Sandefur, Ashley $105.00 ($94.50) Enroll Now!
Pilates for Youth/Dancers

Pilates for Youth/Dancers

6th-12th Grade / All Levels

This basic Pilates mat class is appropriate for all dancers. Strengthen your core and balance your muscle development in order to create a lean, strong, and flexible body. Mats provided.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYPIL4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 5:00PM - 6:00PM Felt, Sara $270.00 ($243.00) Enrollment Closed
Pirouettes & Jetes

Pirouettes & Jetes

5th Grade & Up

This speciality class solely focuses on developing the skills needed to produce amazing leaps and turns for ballet.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYPJ4 07/05 - 07/26 TH 7:15PM - 7:45PM Crews, Cynthia $24.00 ($21.60) Enroll Now!
Pre & Beginning Pointe

Pre & Beginning Pointe

6th Grade & Up / Must be enrolled in both Tue/Thu Ballet V and Pointe Classes. Pointe instructor app

First year pointe students must attend class twice a week and focus on strengthening their body and using proper technique in preparation for the rigors of dancing en pointe. Must be enrolled in preceding Ballet V or VI-VII class. Please consult with Pointe instructor prior to purchasing pointe shoes for the first time. This class will not perform in the End-of-Year Showcases.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYBP2 01/09 - 05/15 TU 6:30PM - 7:00PM Comparato, Paige $172.00 ($154.80) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYBP4 01/11 - 05/17 TH 7:30PM - 8:00PM Crews, Cynthia $172.00 ($154.80) Enrollment Closed
Preschool Dance I

Preschool Dance I

Ages 3-4 yrs / Beginner

All young childern's classes are designed to introduce dance through movement explorations that respect each child's age and ability. The goal is to improve motor skills, self-control, and encourage the confidence in movement within a playful environment. Classes prepare children for the study of ballet, modern dance, sports and other physical activities. Enroll in age appropriate classes.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYLM16 01/13 - 05/12 SA 9:00AM - 9:45AM Glocker, Ana $206.00 ($185.40) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYLM126 06/09 - 07/28 SA 9:00AM - 9:45AM Glocker, Ana $92.00 ($82.80) Enroll Now!
Preschool Dance II

Preschool Dance II

Ages 3.5 - 4.5 yrs / Beginner

These classes are designed to introduce young children to dance through an exploration process that targets appropriate motor skills, self-control, and the understanding of movement, while respecting age and ability. These classes set the stage for the future study of dance and build skills for sports and other physical activities.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYLM26 01/13 - 05/12 SA 9:50AM - 10:35AM Glocker, Ana $206.00 ($185.40) Enrollment Closed
WI-CDYLM21 01/08 - 05/14 MO 3:45PM - 4:30PM McCafferty, Betsy $206.00 ($185.40) Enrollment Closed
Preschool Dance III

Preschool Dance III

Ages 4-5 yrs / Beginner

All young children's classes are designed to introduce dance through movement explorations that respect each child's age and ability. The goal is to improve motor skills, self-control, and encourage the confidence in movement within a playful environment. Classes prepare children for the study of ballet, modern dance, sports and other physical activities. Enroll in age appropriate classes.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYLM36 06/09 - 07/28 SA 9:50AM - 10:35AM Glocker, Ana $92.00 ($82.80) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYLM36 01/13 - 05/12 SA 10:40AM - 11:25AM Glocker, Ana $206.00 ($185.40) Class is Full
Progressive Ballet Technique Workshop (Ballet III-VII)

Progressive Ballet Technique Workshop (Ballet III-VII)

4th Grade & Up

Progressive Ballet Technique is a method that helps dancers recognize, isolate, strengthen, lengthen, and develop the muscles and muscle groups. By using muscles correctly, dancers will have more stamina and greater stability and less injuries. All supplies will be provided by the School of Dance. Students will receive their own large excerise ball!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYPBT6 07/07 - 07/28 SA 9:00AM - 10:15AM Crews, Cynthia $85.00 ($76.50) Enroll Now!
Sea Adventure - Little Mover Dance Camp

Sea Adventure - Little Mover Dance Camp

3 - 5 years

Discover what lies under the sea! Based on fun children stories, Little Mover campers will explore the colorful ocean and learn about all of its aquatic inhabitants through dance and craft. On the final day of camp, dancers will parade for friends and family.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYLMC 06/04 - 06/07 MO TU WE TH 9:30AM - 11:00AM Harkrider, Donna Jo $75.00 ($67.50) Enroll Now!
Take Me to the Ballet - Dance Camp

Take Me to the Ballet - Dance Camp

Kindergarten - 1st Grade

This camp will explore the stories, music, and history of both classic and contemporary ballet. Come dance steps from famous ballets such as Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty as well as create your own moves. Create your very own tutu to wear for the finale performance on the last day of camp.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-DYBC 06/11 - 06/15 MO TU WE TH FR 9:30AM - 11:30AM Pickett, Shannon $85.00 ($76.50) Enroll Now!
Tap I

Tap I

2nd Grade & Up

This class teaches the basic of tap through fun rhythms and combinations. Tap I students are also encourgaed to enroll in Jazz I in July.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYT15 01/12 - 05/11 FR 5:30PM - 6:30PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $202.00 ($181.80) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYT12 06/05 - 06/26 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Tap II

Tap II

3rd Grade & Up

*** The start date for this course has been changed to July 3, 2018 *** This beginning-intermediate class builds the rythmic skill and expands the vocabulary of the student. Lessons will focus on identifying rhythmic patterns, structures, syncopation, counter rhythms, and call and response. Rudimentary tap dance sequences such as time-steps and technical components of more complex vocabulary are regularly rehearsed.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYT22 07/03 - 07/24 TU 6:00PM - 7:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYT23 01/10 - 05/16 WE 7:00PM - 8:00PM Ims, Jeremy $226.00 ($203.40) Enroll Now!
Tap III

Tap III

3rd Grade & Up

In this class, students will build upon technique learned in Tap II by adding more complicated rhythms and new vocabulary.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYT32 06/05 - 06/26 TU 7:00PM - 8:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
WI-CDYT33 01/10 - 05/16 WE 8:00PM - 9:00PM Ims, Jeremy $226.00 ($203.40) Enrollment Closed
Tap IV

Tap IV

5th Grade & Up

*** The start date for this course has been changed to July 3, 2018 *** This advance class is geared for those who have mastered the fundelmentals of Tap and are ready for more complex rhythms & combinations.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-CDYT45 01/12 - 05/11 FR 6:30PM - 7:30PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $202.00 ($181.80) Enrollment Closed
SU-CDYT42 07/03 - 07/24 TU 7:00PM - 8:00PM Harkrider, Donna Jo $48.00 ($43.20) Enroll Now!
Turns and Leaps (Jazz)

Turns and Leaps (Jazz)

3rd Grade & Up

A summer speciality! Students in this class will develope the skills necessary to produce amazing Jazz leaps and turns. *** The start date for Session II has been changed to July 3, 2018 ***

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYLT12 06/05 - 06/26 TU 7:30PM - 8:00PM Glocker, Ana $24.00 ($21.60) Enroll Now!
SU-CDYLT22 07/03 - 07/24 TU 7:30PM - 8:00PM Glocker, Ana $24.00 ($21.60) Enroll Now!
Variations

Variations

6th Grade & Up

In this class, students will learn famous and renowned ballet solos, duos, and trios that every dancer should know. Students must be enrolled in the preceding Ballet IV-V class and should expect to wear flat ballet shoes.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-CDYBV4 06/07 - 06/28 TH 7:15PM - 7:45PM Crews, Cynthia $24.00 ($21.60) Enroll Now!