Danceworks offers classes in Ballet, Pointe, Contemporary, Modern, Lyrical, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Tap, Ballroom, Musical Theater, Irish Step dance, Zumba, Boys Bop Hip-Hop, Pee Wee-Youth and Teen Acro, Tumble Tap Bop, Creative Movement, Body Sculpting/Conditioning and Yoga. Most classes are offered for ages three to adult. In addition, we offer a 6 Week Saturday Series during the school year in the morning of the following classes and workshops; Mommy & Me, Mother/Daughter Ballet, Kicks, Turns & Leaps, Seniors in Motion, Choreography 101 and Contemporary Ballet & Theory Workshop. See theFall schedule for times and dates.
In addition, we offer a 6 Week Saturday Series in the morning of the following classes and workshops:
Mommy & Me
Int. Adv. Ballet
Beginning & Int. Irish Step
Teen/Adult Beginning Ballet
Boys Bop Hip-Hop
Danceworks philosophy is based on a genuine interest in each student’s personal growth. We believe that our students can only reach their true potential through a healthy approach to achieving their goals. Serious students that take advantage of Danceworks complete program will be better prepared for professional work in the field by developing a strong technique, stage presence, and a personal style. In addition to technique classes Hip-Hop, Yoga, Body Sculpting/Conditioning and Ballroom classes are offered for recreation, fun and improved overall health. The 6 Week Saturday Series is offered for all ages on a shorter introduction basis. The schools performance teams offer a competitive setting, as well as, outside local performance opportunities. Danceworks adheres to state and national guidelines for dance education. Members of NDA, MDC, MAHPERD, and NDEO. Participants in the Michigan Youth Arts Festivals.
Fall Term registration and the studio Open House begins August 19th & 20th from 5:00-8:00pm. Come and take some free trial classes. Meet the instructors, have some punch and cookies and get a free gift for registering too! Or you may register on-line, by phone or by mail. To email your class request, please send it to email@example.com. You may download the pdf registration form and bring it in to the studio with you. Please refer to the Student Handbook for all school information and check the Instructors credentials for this year’s staff.
Come in and shop for all your dancewear needs! Fall sales are 10-50% off selected items. The Fall end of Summer Sale is August 18th-23rd! The Fall Back to Class Sale is September 2nd-30th! Special school discounts are offered for Ballet Company members and School Dance Companies. Several brands of pointe shoes are up to 50% off too! Call Brigitt at 517-281-6550 to schedule a private pointe shoe fitting. Store hours Mon.-Thursday 4-8:00pm.
Massage & Therapeutic Bodywork
Massage & Therapeutic Bodywork is offering a $10.00 discount for all new clients on their 1st massage. 30, 60, 90, 120 minute massages in Deep Tissue, Medical, Sports, Prenatal and Hot Stone. 5 Referrals gets you ½ off your massage. Gift Certificates too!
We’ve added an assortment of All Level Yoga Classes this fall at MTBodywork
Monday’s Vinyasa Flow & Chakra Flow 6:00-7:00pm with Susan Price
Thursday’s The Basics from 4:30-5:30pm with Alice Birney and
Thursday’s Vinyasa Flow from 6:00-7:00pm with Alice Birney
$8.00 Walk-in and $6.50 with a 5 Punch Card (expires in 3 mos.) 10 punch card $65.00 (expires in 6 mos.)
Next to Danceworks, last door on the porch!
3 New Classes for Fall
Irish Step Dance is BACK!!!
Fall classes begin Friday, Sept. 5th & Saturdays, with Kathryn Holt ZUMBA SENTAO with Kristin Nelson –Garcia on Thursdays & Saturdays Cardio Hip-Hop with Jennah Gray on Friday nights!
(See Instructor Bio’s)
The 6 Week Saturday Series $48
Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4 & 11
9:30-11:00 am Int. Adv. Ballet 12 up BB
10:00-11:00am ZUMBA SENTAO KNG
10:00-11:00am Boys Bop Hip-Hop TBA
11:00-11:30am Mommy & Me 18mos. -2 BB
11:00am-12:00pm Beg. Irish Step All ages KH (Soft shoe will be worn in this class)
Oct. 18, 25, Nov. 1, 8, 15 & 22
10:00-11:00am Choreography 101 12-15 KH
11:00am-12:00pm Irish Step Int. Level KH (Hard and soft shoes will be worn in this class)
10:00-11:00am Adult Beg. Ballet BB
11:00am-12:00pm Teen Beginning Ballet BB (Break it Down Step by Step to Catch up quickly)