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 for Dancers. 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.

These classes are not open to the general public.

Co-curricular classes for fall 2018 will begin the week of September 17th. See below for the complete fall schedule.

Ballet

Classes begin the week of Monday, September 17, 2018

Beginner:
with Laurie Abramson
Saturdays, 11 a.m. | Murphy Dance Studio

 

Intermediate:
with Tina Fehlandt
Mondays, 12 p.m. | Roberts Dance Studio

with Kathleen Moore Tovar
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. | Roberts Dance Studio
Fridays, 12 p.m. | Roberts Dance Studio

 

Intermediate / Advanced:
with Elaine Matthews 
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. | Murphy Dance Studio

with Kathleen Moore Tovar
Thursdays, 12 p.m. | Murphy Dance Studio

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, September 22, 2018

All Levels:
with Laurie Abramson
Saturdays, 12:30 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 Tuesday, September 18, 2018

All levels:
with Sherry Greenspan
Tuesdays, 12 p.m. | Roberts Dance Studio

Yoga & Anatomy for Dancers

Moving beyond the mat, Yoga and Anatomy for Dancers 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, September 17, 2018

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

Questions?

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