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Progressive Workshops Adults 16 and up

Note: classes with ( ** ) are for ages 14 and up  

April-May-June 2014 Session

Please Register 1 week before your workshop to get the deal!

Click on "signup" box, in person,
or phone in @ 604 684 9542

CLICK here for Registration form, or choose from options below

*Please note these are only the Progressive Workshops

all DROP-IN classes are on the class schedule page

Harbour Dance Centre Progressive Workshops: Are a commitment to a course.

There is a pre-registration deadline one week before the workshop starts.

After the pre-registration date $10 may be charged up to 1 course.

After a workshop has started, there is no pro-rating of the fees.

If a student registers in 2 or more courses, 10% off each course is applied.

 

Workshop refund policy: If before the workshop starts, a student is unable to attend, HDC will either refund the amount minus a $25 processing fee or transfer the whole amount to the student's account at HDC.
After the first class there are no refunds unless there is a medical reason accompanied by a doctor's note. A refund would be subject to the $25 processing fee and classes attended. 

 

Make-up class: In some circumstances, 1 make-up class may be given per workshop session. Students must write "make-up" when signing in to the drop-in class. 1 make-up request must be made within 1 week from their absence from the class. Email: info@harbourdance.com

BROADWAY JAZZ 1/2

"Nice Work if You Can Get It"

with Julie Tomaino

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Broadway Jazz

1/2

Sundays
4:00-5:30

May 18 - June 8

 

4 wks $72/$79
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Bollywood Workshop with Shiamak International Dancers

*A chance to perform July 5 at The Bell Performing Arts Centre!

 

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Bollywood Workshop

Wednesdays
8:10-9:10

April 9-June 25

12 wks $180/$192
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Ballroom Intro to Fox Trot

with Kathy Bradley

Ideal for wedding couples, reunions or just fun!

Fox Trot is the dance where you can sweep your lady off her feet and dance around the room with the greatest of ease (or so we hope)


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Fox Trot Intro

Thursdays
7:45-8:45

April 24 -May 29

 

6 wks $84
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Introduction to Jazz Technique

with Laura Bartlett

In this class you will learn the Basics of Jazz Dance.

Jazz is a technical style of dance, where you will learn posture,

stretching and dance related excerices to condition your body.

You will work on individual steps such and jumps and turns and put

a short choreography together during the 9 weeks.

  Please Register before April 26th to get the deal!

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Jazz Intro

Saturdays
1:10-2:40

May 3 - June 28

 

9 wks $157/$176
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Heels Intro

with Kathryn Schellenberg

Also known as Sexy Street Jazz or Pussy Cat Dolls Style Hip Hop

Kathryn will give you a good warm up and conditioning to get your body ready

to strut your stuff.

You will learn a full dance during the 8 weeks of this course.

Bring a friend or come on your own.   Fun class and good workout too!

Please Register before April 28th  to get the deal!




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Heels Intro

Wednesdays
6:00-7:00

May 7 - June 25

 

8 wks $118/$132
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K-Pop with Video Choreography

Includes video filming and DVD Dance Video!

This is a fun, high energy class inspired by the music videos of K-Pop (Korean Pop Music) superstars like Psy and 2NE1. In this 8 week progressive course dancers will learn an original (no dance covers) choreographed dance routine which will be filmed with costumes in a 'mini-music video'. Each dancer will receive a copy of the video upon completion of the course.

Students can expect to have choreography tailored to their ability level, so all levels are welcome. They will also receive coaching on how to perform for the camera.

The dance styles will be based in hip hop, sexy street jazz and burlesque, with a unique asian flair.

If you want to learn to dance, improve your fitness, and learn to dance for film and music videos, then this is the course for you!

Please Register before Feb 27 to get the deal!

To see a video demo of the class: click here! 

or the latest video here!

 

with Jenny Duffy

Please Register before April 18th to get the deal!

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K-Pop
Fridays

6:35-7:35

 

April 25 - June 13

8 wks $132/$148
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Salsa
with Roger Chen

Chen Roger is one of Vancouver's most popular teachers in this style of dance. He will teach the proper technique, and if you are serious-you'll be looking your best on the dance floor. Work your way up the levels and learn to dance like a pro. Lots of fun too!

For more info click here

*please mention in the "comments" section of the registration form

whether you are a lead (male) or follow (female).

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Intro Salsa
Mondays
7:05-8:05

April 28-June 2

6 wks

 $84

 

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Salsa Level 1
Mondays
8:05-9:05

April 28-June 2

6 wks

 $84

 

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Salsa Level 2 Mondays 8:05-9:05

April 28-June 2

6 wks

  $84

 

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Ballet/Yoga Intro

(Beginner)

with Jacqui Trieber-Willcocks

 

In this class you will learn the fundamentals of classical ballet, with a gentle infusion of yoga asana which will help to bring the body into balance and alignment. Develop muscle tone, flexibility and grace in this progressive class. Each week will build on the last, developing resonance while learning new skills. Bring out your inner ballerina with a holistic twist. 

Please Register before April 27th to get the deal!

 
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Ballet Intro
Sundays
11:00 - 12:30

May 4 - June 29

9 wks $157/$176 signup now

 

Contemporary Belly Dance Intro

with Nesrine Adham

This is a fun, graceful and sensual modern version of belly dance. It involves travelling turn and combos, with shimmies, pops, locks and sways. All to the Oriental sounds of Middle Eastern music and popular beats. Excellent workout for the whole body (lots of firming and toning).


Please Register before April 30 to get the deal!

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Belly Dance
Tuesdays
5:45-6:45
  now a drop-in!  
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Burlesque/Cabaret

with Leigh Torlage

 

 

 

Get Fit.  Learn to Dance. Perform.  Leigh Torlage will show you the  
way.  As a former professional dancer, Leigh's performing credits  
include the movies Chicago and Bullets Over Broadway, the US and  
European tours of West Sides Story, TV shows, music videos and New  
York Cabaret.  Creator of the Cabaret Torlage shows and former owner  
of Maxine's Hideaway, Leigh's style has been described as "Pussycat  
Dolls meets Bob Fosse jazz numbers."  Leigh's classes are for all  
women of all ages and all levels.  There is something for everyone.   
You will leave class feeling inspired, sexy and ready to take on the  world! 
Student Performance at the end of each session at The Penthouse
(performing is optional).

Broadway style: OPEN LEVEL/BEGINNERS WELCOME! Thurs 8:15
Theatrical, Fosse-based, stylized – such as in the films Burlesque & Chicago.  Music ranges from theatre (All That Jazz) to Pop (Candyman) but usually has a loose story line/theme.

next song:TBA

Rock n’ Roll style: OPEN LEVEL Wed 7:00
Sexy dancing to Rock music. Music ranges from Classic Rock to Punk Rock and everything in between.  Style is typically more edgy than the Broadway Burlesque.

*Click here for a look at the class!

next song: TBA

What to wear – be creative, comfortable and fun.  Remember you will sweat!  Please wear heels (non-stiletto)/boots that you can dance comfortably in.

Please Register before April 30 to get the deal!

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Rock n Roll Cabaret (1.25hr)
Wednesdays
7:00 - 8:15
May 7 - June 25 8 wks $132/$148
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Broadway Cabaret (1.25hr)
Thursdays
8:15 - 9:30 May 8 - June 26
8 wks
$132/$148
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Flamenco Intro

Hola Chicas y Chicos! This is an open class focussing on rhythm technique, arms, footwork and choreography. Character shoes, or any shoe with a heel will be sufficient. Linda will bring a few pairs of Flamenco shoes to class to borrow... Hasta Pronto!

with Linda Hayes


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Flamenco

Thursdays
Intro/1 7:00 - 8:00

May 7 - June 25

8 wks $118/$132
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Junior Hip Hop for ages 10-14

Liz is one of Vancouver's best Hip Hop teachers, especially for kids!

She will teach all the foundations so the students have a solid undertanding

of Hip Hop. Liz then encorporated these moves into a dance.

The parents will be invited to watch the last class and see what they have done

This is an ongoing class during the year, but new students can join in January.

with Liz Vaesen


Please Register before March 30 to get the deal!

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Hip Hop
(open level)
Saturdays
2:30 - 3:30

April 5-June 14

10 wks $165
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Hip Hop Intro

This is a great class for those starting out in the Hip Hop Genre.

Eric is one of our most popular teachers and will make you look like a pro by the end

of the series.  No pressure and you will get a good sweat too!

with Eric Malapad



Please Register before May 1st to get the deal!

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Hip Hop
Intro
Thursdays
5:30 - 6:30
May 1 - June 26

 

9 wks $132/$148
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Lyrical Jazz Intro

Jesse has been with us for many years and is appreciated for her

patience and guidance with each individual student.

She will work on all the basic Jazz warm up movements, and then

create a beautiful choreography during the workshop for you to dance!

Click here for a look at Jazz classes!

with Jesse Weise



Please Register by April 27th to get the deal!

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Lyrical Jazz
Intro
Sundays
1:00 - 2:30

May 4 - June 29

9 wks $157/$176
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Jazz 1/2 

This is an Intermediate level Jazz class for students that previous

experience.  You should be able to do a clean double pirouette and jete

Belinda has a fabulous warm up that will kick your ....

You will work on a choreography (or 2) during the course.

with Belinda Sobie



Please Register before Feb 27 to get the deal!

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Jazz 1/2
Saturdays
11:30-1:00

Drop-in for May & June

 

   
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Sexy Street Jazz Intro

with Lauren Maynard

 

Lauren's class is an awesome mixture of urban hip-hop and commercial-style street jazz. The choreography is sexy, feminine, and *strong*! With a great warm-up that is guaranteed to get you sweating, this class is well-rounded workout from start to finish. Come werk it with Lauren in a comfortable setting!


Please Register before Feb 27 to get the deal!

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Sexy Street Jazz Intro

Sundays 12:30 - 1:30

May 4 - June 29

9 weeks $132/$148
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Singing

with Andre Clouthier

This class teaches you the basics for a strong singing technique.

Learn to support your voice and get good pitch.

You will learn songs as well. Great class for dancers who need

to sing at those auditions! Limited class size.

Please Register before Feb 27 to get the deal!


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Singing
Fridays

5:30-6:30

May 1 - June 27

9 wks $132/$148
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Tap

with Jim Hibbard

You will LOVE this Class!

If you have never tapped before or used to when you were a kid

and want to start back these are great classes for you.    

You will learn a solid technique and great choreography.

A mix of old and new music with great rhythms.

Intro is for Absolute Beginners

Level 1 is for Tappers who have had about 1 year experience or more

Click here for a look at Tap!

Please Register before May 1st to get the deal!


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Level 1
Tuesdays
5:30-6:30
May 6 - June 24
8 wks
$118/$132
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       Intro Level
Tuesdays

6:30-7:30

 

May 6 - June 24 8wks $118/$132
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Harbour Dance Centre Progressive Workshops: Are a commitment to a course.

There is a pre-registration deadline price before a certain date: 1 Week before the workshops start.

After the pre-registration date $10 may be charged up to 1 course.

After a workshop has started, there is no pro-rating of the fees.

If a student registers in more than 2 courses, 10% off each course is applied.

 

Workshop refund policy: If before the workshop starts, a student is unable to attend, HDC will either refund the amount minus a $25 processing fee or transfer the whole amount to the student's account at HDC.
After the first class there are no refunds unless there is a medical reason accompanied by a doctor's note. A refund would be subject to the $25 processing fee and classes attended. 

 

Make-up class: In some circumstances, 1 make-up class may be given per workshop session. Students must write "make-up" when signing in to the drop-in class. 1 make-up request must be made within 1 week from their absence from the class. Email: info@harbourdance.com

 

  *Pre-registration is required! Click on red signup box or phone it in at 604 684 9542.