PUBLIC DROP-IN CLASSES
(on hold indefinitely)
ADC offers a variety of dance classes for all skill levels. Our experienced instructors are passionate about helping each dancer achieve their highest potential, while also having as much fun as possible. Have a look at our class schedule below to find the one that best fits your needs. Winter/spring classes begin on Monday, January 6th and end on Saturday, May 9th.
BEGINNER HIP HOP
Mondays - 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
This class focuses on performance skills in hip hop & street jazz necessary for stage and video. Be prepared to learn about balancing presentation, clean choreography, and proper execution of movement
Tuesdays - 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
The structure of this class is designed to reaffirm posture, placement, flexibility, and strength. Each class begins with barre and centre work, followed by exercises across the floor and reverence. These classes are designed for those with previous ballet training.
Tuesdays - 7:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
This class is an introduction to the basic skills and terminology of contemporary and modern dance. Class exercises and combinations will focus on control, center, breathing, balance, strength and musicality.
HEELS (AGES 16 AND UP)
Tuesdays - 8:45 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
(ONLY HELD September 3, September 17, October 1, October 15, October 29, November 12, November 26, December 10). We will teach you how to walk, dance, and feel confident in heels. No experience is necessary and you don't have to wear heels, but it makes it more fun!
Saturdays - 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Classes begin with a warm-up which stresses technique, flexibility, coordination and strength, followed by progressions across the floor, center work and combinations. There will be an emphasis on quality of movement in addition to perfecting technique, performance skills and varied styles.
ADVANCED HIP HOP
Saturdays - 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Choreography is taught at a speed designed to push and develop students. Movement styles include: popping, locking, waving, house, animation, etc. This class is taught to a variety of music. Bring a friend and expect a challenge.
Saturdays - 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Students learn contemporary jazz and lyrical technique with emphasis on rock, funky, lyric, and percussive movement blended with elements of theatrical jazz, modern, and ballet.
Our winter/spring 2020 classes begin on Monday, January 6th and end on Saturday, May 9th. All of our classes are $10 per person, per class. These are drop-in classes and designed for pre-teen to adult age dancers (ages 10 to adult, with the exception of the heels class, which is 16 to adult). No need to pre-register. Please pay with cash, credit/debit, or check (made payable to Ashleyliane Dance Company). We do have class cards available for 5 or 10 classes.
If you have additional questions about our classes, get in touch and one of our staff members will gladly assist you.
The company’s dancers are also teachers who offer private lessons in jazz technique and hip hop. These lessons are available for students (ages 10 to adult) of all levels. Private classes are especially useful for students who want more personal attention or dancers who can't make it to the group classes. Contact us for pricing and details!