Dance Classes

ADULTS

Contemporary/Jazz

Mondays, 18:30 – 20:00
fabrik Potsdam
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This class aims to fuse together two different styles that have very different origins and characteristics: Contemporary and Jazz Dance. Expect a powerful and dynamic class. We’ll explore new ways of moving more common in Contemporary dance and merge them together with technique work from Jazz Dance. The choreography and the relationship between music and movement is a focal point of this class.

Open to everyone with previous dance experience. The class is taught in German/English.

Modern Morgentraining

Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:00
fabrik Potsdam
this class is currently paused

Start the day with energy! Based on modern and contemporary dance, this course offers both beginners and people with previous dance knowledge the tools to develop their technique and individual expression. The focus is on enthusiasm for dance and movement. This is complemented by learning steps, coordination, exploring space, movement dynamics and improvisation.

The class is taught in German/English.

KIDS & TEENIES

KINDERTANZ/VORBALLETT (6 J.)

Tuesdays, 16:00 – 16:45

DanzArte

 

This course is an introduction to the basics of ballet. Coordination, musicality, perseverance and self-discipline are promoted so that the children can not only develop a good body feeling but also personality and creativity.


The class is taught in German.

URBAN MODERN / HIP-HOP (ab 8 J.)

Tuesdays, 17:00 – 18:00

DanzArte

 

This mix of Urban and Modern Contemporary dance class brings influences from different dance styles such as Ballet, Street Dance and Contemporary dance. After a warm up we will learn different exercises with focus on technique and light acrobatic exercises, ending with a small choreography. This class is for everyone that loves to dance to different music styles, from pop to afro beats and hip-hop!

The class is taught in German. 

MODERN FÜR KIDS (ab 11 J.)

Thursdays, 15:30 – 17:00

fabrik Potsdam

 

This class focuses on learning the basic skills of modern and contemporary dance as well as personal expression through movement. After a warm up, we will learn different exercises to improve the technique.
Great emphasis is placed on the floor work, learning how to approach it  safely and how to come up again in different ways, and also improvisations skills, using different methods to express yourself and leaving your creativity flow freely.
The ultimate goal, though, is always to enjoy the class and have fun while dancing!

The class is taught in German. 

MODERN STREET (ab 13 J.)

Thursdays, 17:00 – 18:30

fabrik Potsdam

 

This class is for everyone who loves to dance. We will combine elements of Street Dance, such as coordination and rhythm, and Modern/Contemporary Dance, such as fluidity, the use of the space and floor work.
Besides learning different exercises and a choreography, there will be a lot of room for improvisation and creativity. Great emphasis is put on the importance of creating and developing your own dance style.
We will learn some light acrobatic exercises along the way and work in pairs and groups to allow interaction with the other dancers. We will play, dance and learn, but most of all we will have fun!

The class is taught in German.