Sources: The Daily Texan | Ballet Austin | All Things Michael
Rhythm on Stage, a free instructional dance series courtesy of the Long Center of Performing Arts and Ballet Austin’s Butler Center for Dance & Fitness, invites Austinites of all ages to learn to dance on the stage of a grand concert hall. This week, learn the moves from Michael Jackson’s 1987 hit “Bad,” made famous by the Martin Scorsese-directed music video starring Wesley Snipes.
Where: Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside Drive. For directions, click here.
Date: July 21, 2015
Time: 7 p.m. For more information, click here.
Upcoming Workshops At Ballet Austin:
Date: 9/29/2015 – 10/20/2015 From: 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND… Find your inner zombie and learn one of the most requested choreographies ever made…THRILLER!
The THRILLER workshop is offered on Tuesdays for 4 weeks or Thursdays for 4 weeks. Both workshops will culminate in one huge Thriller Zombie dance class and flashmob on Tuesday, October 27 at Ballet Austin and beyond! (optional but you won’t want to miss the zombie fun of dancing with the mob!
If you have always wanted to learn the famous moves from Michael Jackson’s Thriller, or if this is an annual tradition and you just want to polish your moves, then this workshop is for you!
This 4-week workshop will break down the Thriller choreography in sections and put together a full group routine by the final night.
By the end of four weeks you will know the entire routine well enough to be the hit at the Halloween party and impress your ghoulish friends.
Everyone welcome, from the complete beginner with no dance experience, to those who’ve been dancing all their lives.
So…revive a group of your zombie friends, dress up in your vintage Lycra and grab your sweatpants cause this will be HOT and take you back in time!
Date: 8/25/2015 – 9/22/2015 From: 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A 5-week Videodance™ featuring the choreography of Janet Jackson’s RHYTHM NATION!
Sure to get you dancing beyond your living room!
Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation is the fourth studio album by American recording artist Janet Jackson, and is still a favorite today. Such fun choreography to learn!
Not a dance technique class, but rather, Videodance™ focuses on ‘workshopping dance’. Experience what it’s like to put together a music video and dance it out with the crowd! We’ll turn up the music, teach you the moves, and you will have the time of your life!Open to all levels. It’s both dancer-friendly and non-dancer friendly. Learn the choreography full out or modify the steps as you feel comfortable. It’s just tons of fun!
Join Tara and Jenny and learn choreography and have a great time dancing.
5 weeks. $70.
Workshops are non-refundable and non-transferable after enrollment.
To sign up CLICK HERE