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Shenkman Arts Centre

Shenkman Arts Centre, courses for Dance for adult in the spring

Embrace Argentina's signature dance, the Salon Style Tango. Discover the 8-count basico (basic step), walking, forward ochos, back ochos and molinete (windmill) and playful ganchos (hooks). Find excitement, passion and drama with Tango!
  • Thu, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 23-Jun 11, $95.25 1521665
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Ballroom is the perfect exercise for your mind and body. Move to the rhythm as you learn the foxtrot, waltz, cha cha, triple swing and merengue. Register with a partner.
  • Thu, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Apr 23-Jun 11, $95.25 1521653
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Broaden your skills in ballroom. New footwork and timing are introduced as you become familiar with the rumba and the samba. Register with a partner.
  • Thu, 7:30 pm-8:30 pm, Apr 23-Jun 11, $95.25 1521656
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Further develop your foundation, learn new moves and perfect technique as you advance in Level three. Register with a partner.
  • Thu, 7:30 pm-8:30 pm, Apr 23-Jun 11, $95.25 1521660
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Explore fluidity, grace, and strength through this ancient and sensuous dance form developed in the Middle East. The fundamentals of posture, isolations, steps and accents of belly dance are stressed.
  • Mon, 7:30 pm-8:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 15, $95.25 1521568
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Explore more complicated arrangements. Layer movements and combinations. Prerequisite: Belly Dance Level 1.
  • Mon, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 15, $95.25 1521591
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Learn to move to the Bollywood beat; a modern East Indian style of dance that will have your hips moving. Discover basic hip, leg and upper body choreography while you experience the wonders of middle-eastern glamour.
  • Mon, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 15, $95.25 1526439
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Basics of jazz dance will improve your co-ordination, strength, and flexibility through dance combinations set to popular music.
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-8 pm, Apr 15-Jun 3, $143.00 1521632
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Basics of tap dance through enjoyable dance combinations and simple choreography. Emphasis on rhythm and clarity of step. Keep on tapping!
  • Wed, 8 pm-9 pm, Apr 15-Jun 3, $95.25 1521635
    18 yrs+, 8 classes, registration starts Mar 4
Map location of Shenkman Arts Centre
Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum BLVD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2787


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