Dance Classes Offered at Contemporary Art Center

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December 12, 2018

From: Contemporary Art Center

This winter, the Contemporary Art Center (CAC) will offer classes in Salsa Dancing and a Hip Hop workshop. The classes are held on the 2nd floor of the facility in the Preston Jackson Gallery. Students may registerover the phone with credit card or come in during business hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-5:00 and pay with credit card, cash or check.For more information about each class, call 309-674-6822, email to artcentr@mtco.com or visit www.peoriacac.org.

A Hip Hop Workshop is offered at CAC for the first time with a new instructor, Kristina Kliver. Hip-hop is an ever evolving dance style. In this workshop, participants will explore a few of the many different types of hip-hop dance, by isolating different parts of the body. Some 'catch on’ type dancing will allow participants to quickly pick up moves that the instructor. The workshop is offered Wednesday, February 13, 7-8:15pm. Members of CAC pay $4 and non-members, $7. The registration deadline for the workshop is February 6.

Salsa dancing has been offered at CAC for years. But if a student wants to accelerate the learning process to become proficient and enjoy dancing even more, a concentrated five week class with Ed & Beverly Caballero is the solution. On Tuesdays, January 22-February 19, we offer two levels of instruction. Salsa I class, 6:30-7:25 is an introduction to Salsa dancing for a complete beginner. No prior dance experience is expected. No partner is required but is helpful. Learn to danceSalsa at a faster pace in these five week classes. Instructors break down fancy moves into fun to learn steps. To take the next step to becoming a great dancer. Learn more complex moves quickly with the Salsa II class, 7:30-8:25. Master the skills of a leader or follower. To take this class you must have completed Salsa I or have the instructor's permission. For more information about the instructors, visit www.peoriacac.org.

Class Details Below:

Salsa I

Tuesdays, January 22-February 19,6:30-7:25
Instructors: Ed & Beverly Caballero
CAC Member: $40, Non-Member: $45
Registration deadline: January 15

This is an introduction to Salsa dancing for a complete beginner. No prior dance experience is expected. No partner is required but is helpful. Learn to danceSalsa at a faster pace in these five week classes. Instructors break down fancy moves into fun to learn steps.

Salsa II

Tuesdays, January 22-February 19,7:30-8:25
Instructors: Ed & Beverly Caballero
CAC Member: $40, Non-Member: $45
Registration deadline: January 15

Take the next step to becoming a great dancer. Learn more complex moves quickly in five lessons. Master the skills of a leader or follower. Prerequisite: Salsa I or instructor's permission.

Hip Hop Workshop

Wednesday, February 13, 7-8:15pm
Instructor: Kristina Kliver
Ages 14 & up; Minimum students: 4, Max: 20
Class Fee: CAC Member: $4, Non-Member: $7
Registration Deadline: February 6

Hip-hop is an ever evolving dance style. In this workshop, participants will explore a few of the many different types of hip-hop dance, working on isolating different parts of the body. Some 'catch on’ type dancing will allow participants to quickly pick up moves that the instructor demonstrates. Then a short hip-hop routine will be demonstrated, taught, and performed in groups by the participants. Please wear comfortable and moveable clothing, gym shoes or socks. Be ready to move! This workshop is for beginners and intermediate level dancers.

Sign up today over the phone with Visa, MasterCard or Discover Card or come in during business hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11-5:00 and pay with credit card, cash or check.
William Butler
Executive Director
Contemporary Art Center
309-674-6822
artcentr@mtco.com 
www.peoriacac.org