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Leo Morimune "Gooey" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography

Combinations

Gooey

The combination can be executed in different ways. Wether it's in the pocket of the lyrics or the instrument, the challenge is to make the combination appear like one long move. This requires pacin...

Leo Morimune "Textures" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography

Exercises

Textures

This exercise focuses on subtle movements and precise placing of shapes. Chaining each step carefully is the challenge rather than over accentuating every accent. Highlighting the right sounds is t...

Yusha-Marie Sorzano "Strong" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography

Combinations

Strong

This combination gives you the opportunity to breathe comfortably- which is helpful as the body needs a great deel of oxygen to execute any movement.  There is a weaving cursive like intent behind...

Yusha-Marie Sorzano "Waves" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography

Exercises

Waves

This combination is a blend of port de bras and plié that challenges you to connect the upper and lower extremeties.

Gina Starbuck "Grounding and Expanding" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography

Exercises

Grounding and Expanding

This exercise helps you stay grounding and use your plié, while also working on the expansion of your chest and using the arms as an extension of the back.

Gina Starbuck "Heart Beats" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

Heart Beats

This is a super grounded and heartfelt combo inspired by the fullness of the vocal and the strong percussive pulse of the music. There is definitely the energy of longing for something here.

Sabrina Phillip "Try" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

Try

This piece works your dynamics, finding contrast between long, fluid movement and staccato accents. The music has a clear story line and feeling to it so use your expression and execution to convey...

Sabrina Phillip "Inside Fan with Preparation" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Inside Fan with Preparation

This exercise leads you into the correct placement for inside fan on a fondu. Working on upper body placement as well as clean technique in the footwork.

Melissa Miles "Rond de Jambe Direction Change 1" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Rond de Jambe Direction Change 1

This exercise will help you to get more comfortable with changing direction while traveling across the floor. You will also have the opportunity to work on creating long lines.

Alex Little "When You Say My Name" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

When You Say My Name

This combination focuses on staying grounded and using your center of gravity to help you cover lots of space.

Melissa Miles "I Was Here" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

I Was Here

This is a graceful contemporary routines set at a medium tempo. Long lines through the legs with fluid beautiful arm movement. You will be challenged with control and grace between steps. This c...

Alex Little "Always Midnight" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

Always Midnight

Incorporating a little taste of everything: some basic technique, some floor work, some lyric-inspired movement and a lot of STORY, or intention behind your movement. A combo for you to put your re...