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Richard Elszy "Jazz Warm-Up" - Contemporary, Jazz, Lyrical Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Warmups

Warm-Up with Richard

This warm-up includes isolations, stretch...

Melissa Miles "Plie Lunge Roll Up Combination" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Plié Lunge Roll Up Combination

This exercise is designed for your to use your breath while working on both contracting and releasing. You will be using your lower levels to warm up the hips while connecting to your center and fi...

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...

Mecca Vazie Andrews "Direction Changes and Timing" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Direction Changes and Timing

The game with this exercise is maintaining consistency. The timing for the phrase changes each occasion you do it, so stay focused! On top of focus, being a goal you should also be precise with the...

Mecca Vazie Andrews "Crystal Clear" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

Crystal Clear

Crystal Clear is a challenge cardiovascularly and technically, so make sure to breathe we are taking the audience on a roller coaster don't be afraid to dance aggressively but find the fluidity and...

Sabrina Phillip "Barrel Jump and Pirouette" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Barrel Jump and Pirouette

This exercise focuses on keeping the hips and shoulders connected. Transitioning from a straight leg barrel jump to a pirouette.

Gina Starbuck "Evening Ceremony" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

Evening Ceremony

An emotional, reflective, strong combo inspired by this absolutely gorgeous music.

Gina Starbuck "Cool Walk and Balance" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Cool Walk and Balance

This exercise is designed to help you with the super cool, stylized walk in the combo "Evening Ceremony" and to help you build up your core strength so that you can easily balance, hold positions a...

Sabrina Phillip "For My Help" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Combinations

For My Help

This combination has strong dynamics, sharp brisk movement, unique floor work, and intricate musicality. Focus on your control and use the music as a guide to the intention behind the movement.

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Sabrina Phillip "Direction and Level Changes" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial

Exercises

Direction and Level Changes

This advanced exercise will challenge dancers to keep their torso square through direction and level changes.