ADULT COMMUNITY CLASSES AT
WORTHAM CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
OPEN COMPANY CLASS
This class is led by Stewart/Owen Co-Directors, Vanessa Owen and Gavin Stewart, and is used as a warm up for the professional company prior to their rehearsal. Class begins with full body conditioning followed by modern dance technique, and culminates in either phrase creation or Stewart/Owen repertory. We recommend this class to experienced dancers who are looking for a fast-paced contemporary class that pushes their physical and mental boundaries!
LIFELONG DANCE, AGES 55+
This class celebrates the connection of movement and music and encourages joyful exploration. Through guided warm ups and exercises participants will stretch and move, strengthen the brain-body connection. This class is accessible to participants with movement restrictions or chronic injuries. No prior dance experience required.
ADULT INTRO TO CONTEMPORARY DANCE
For folks just getting started on their Contemporary Dance journey- this class gently awakens the body and senses through a follow along warm-up and culminates in a choreographed phrase that is repeated over the course of 5 weeks. Movers of any experience level are welcome and encouraged to modify for their own bodie's needs!
ADULT INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY DANCE
NEW YEAR, NEW TIME: Wednesdays 6 pm starting 2023
Recommended for adult dancers with 1-2 years previous experience, this class is designed to hone contemporary dance technique through repetitive exercises, creative exploration and choreographic phrase work. Dancers are encouraged to modify for their own bodies!
OPEN LEVEL CONTEMPORARY DANCE
NEW YEAR, NEW DAY/TIME: Tuesdays 6 pm starting 2023
This class awakens the body through guided improvisation and a follow along warm-up, followed by foundational across-the-floor exercises and creative phrase work. Movers of any experience level are welcome and experienced dancers are given options to advance combinations.