Introduction to Dance Intensive

When and Where

22 Jul 2019 - 22 Jul 2019 (3 hours, 1 day)
Days and times
Monday 18:30 - 21:30
Morley College London


Full fee
Concession fee
Senior fee

Quick Facts

Joyce Gyimah
Course code

What you will learn

This course is an introduction to three major forms of dance. Classes will give you the foundations of Ballet, Contemporary and Jazz.

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Increased body awareness and technique
  • Developed Movement Vocabulary and Expression
  • Developed team work and observation skills
  • Developed musicality, isolation and coordination
  • Performed a range of travelling sequences and routines, in Ballet, Contemporary and Jazz dance styles

Class format and activities

The class is structured to include a safe warm up, barre and centre exercises to develop technique, strength, flexibility and coordination.

In Ballet you will learn basic barre exercises and centre combination. Contemporary will explore floor and travelling work with an emphasis on flow and release. Jazz dance classes will explore isolation, co-ordination and centre combinations.

In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular and detailed feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.

Entry requirements

This course this suitable for absolute beginners and general level students. Join to explore your passion for dance.

What you need to know before you enrol

Learners will be taking part in a range of dance styles that will test their physical ability. Participants will need to have a good level of fitness in order to be able to sustain the course, which is a 3-hour session. The tutor will modify material for those needing to reduce the level of intensity.

What you will need for your class

Leotard, tights, leggings or any other close fitting clothing. Jazz or Ballet shoes or bare feet. (No trainers)
Bottle of water

What you can do next

Progression onto beginners or improvers course in any of the 3 styles (Ballet, Contemporary or Jazz)
Please speak your tutor for advice about progression at the end of your course.