Dance

Co-Curricular Offerings

Co-curricular offerings are non-curricular classes and performance opportunities that are offered to all Princeton students free of charge. Classes include ballet, ballet/pilates, conditioning, contemporary, hip-hop, and Yoga and Anatomy. Classes are FREE to all University students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Participants will be asked to sign in and show ID.

These non-curricular classes and performance opportunities with guest choreographers are required for certificate students.

Please note that you may leave class early if you need to. (We want you to come to class!)

These classes are not open to the general public.

Co-curricular classes for spring 2019 will begin the week of February 4th. See below for the complete spring schedule.

Ballet

Classes begin the week of Monday, February 4, 2019

Beginner:
with Laurie Abramson
Saturdays, 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. | Murphy Dance Studio

 

Intermediate:
with Anitra Keegan
Mondays, 12 – 1:20 p.m. | New South Dance Studio, Room 108

with Kathleen Moore Tovar
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. | New South Dance Studio, Room 108
Fridays, 12 p.m. | New South Dance Studio, Room 108

 

 

Intermediate / Advanced:
with Elaine Matthews 
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. | New South Dance Studio, Room 108

with Kathleen Moore Tovar
Thursdays, 12 p.m. | New South Dance Studio, Room 108

Ballet/Pilates

This ballet class offers Pilates methods adapted to reinforce and improve ballet alignment and technique. Exercises focus on core strengthening, range of motion for rotation, back extension to enhance the arabesque line, and ways to efficiently transfer weight. This class will help dancers build stronger and more balanced bodies.

Classes begin Saturday, February 9, 2019

All Levels:
with Laurie Abramson
Saturdays, 12:30 – 1:50 p.m. | Murphy Dance Studio

 

Conditioning

This is a Pilates class infused with somatic events for dancers, athletes and movers. Come increase your awareness and accessibility, heightened integration, strength and ease for your activities!

Classes begin Wednesday, February 6, 2019

All levels:
with Sherry Greenspan
Wednesdays, 12 – 1:20 p.m. | Ellie’s Studio

Yoga & Anatomy

Moving beyond the mat, Yoga and Anatomy is a yoga-based practice which incorporates fundamentals of functional anatomy, Ideokinesis, modern dance and other somatic techniques. This class integrates traditional yoga postures, movement re-patterning and improvisational explorations to develop movement/body awareness, mobility, strength and fluidity.

Classes begin Monday, February 4, 2019

All Levels:
with Mecquel
Mondays, 9 – 10:20 a.m. | Roberts Dance Studio

Questions?

Contact the Dance Program Associate, Cindy Rosenfeld, at 609-258-3017 or cr17@princeton.edu.