Dance Classes at Kinetics
Kinetics dance studio offers a wide variety of dance classes for all ages. Look through the descriptions below and choose the class that would be perfect for you or your child. All classes are monthly with new sessions starting at the beginning of each month. Dancewear and shoes are available for purchase at the studio. Kinetics Academy of Dance, 627 Broadway. All fees are due monthly.
Three little kittens lost their mittens and they danced away to find them! What if we sprinkled fairy dust on our toes and flew to Fairyland? Tutus, feathers, fairy wands, stories, and tons of props make these dance classes fun and engaging! Black leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes are required and can be purchased at Kinetics Academy of Dance. No class 3/13, 3/15, & 3/18.
Ballet I (Ages 5-6)
Calling all Princes and Princesses! Experience the joy of dance in this beginning ballet class. Skip like a princess, walk like a queen, and leap like a unicorn! Bring your imagination to this fun ballet class. Classical ballet is taught with a creative twist! Black leotard, pink tights and pink ballet shoes are required and can be purchased at Kinetics. No class 3/14 & 3/18.
Learn the basics of tap with a dose of tumbling for good measure! This class covers the fundamentals of tap, along with musicality, rhythm games, tumbling, and an obstacle course. Lots of fun for girls and boys. Please wear a black leotard, pink tights, and black tap shoes for girls. Boys should wear a white top, black bottoms, and black tap shoes. Dance wear and shoes are available for purchase at Kinetics Academy of Dance. No class 3/14.
This class is a great introduction to a beautiful dance style! Contemporary (or Lyrical) dance is what style that hovers somewhere between ballet and jazz, encompassing endless freedom of movement and expression. No class 2/20 & 3/13.
Fancy Feet Dance
Professional dancer? Just beginning? This dance floor is waiting for you to take a spin. As the music plays, reminisce of the old days. Foxtrot, Waltz, Swing and more! Don’t miss this opportunity to dance and enjoy the company of others! Doors open at 6:00 PM. All dances at the CARD Community Center.
|1st Tues||DJ Miro||6:30-9:00 PM||$7||16+|
|2nd Tues||No Dance|
|3rd Tues||Cottonwood||6:30-9:00 PM||$8||16+|
|4th Tues||Charlie Robinson||6:30-9:00 PM||$8||16+|
|5th Tues||No Dance|
Friday Night Fancy Feet
Scheduled for the 3rd Friday of each month, the Friday Night Fancy Feet Dance offers a dance class at 6:30 PM. The class is included in the price of admission and, as usual, no partner is required! Doors open at 6:00 PM. CARD Community Center.
|3rd F||DJ Miro||7:30-10:00 PM||$7|
Dance to the rhythm of the Islands! We will take you on an exciting island style journey as you learn basic footwork, hip movements, and hand gestures of the graceful art of Hawaiian Hula and Tahitian Dance. No previous dance experience required. Instructor: Maricel Kealani and Judy Hamamoto. CARD Community Center, Room 1&2. No Class 4/15.
|17536||Sa||4/1-4/22|| 9:45-10:45 AM
Have you always dreamed of being light on your feet? Learn to dance like Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Together with your partner, you will learn basic steps of ballroom dance. Dances taught will include the Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango and Salsa. There will be an emphasis on timing, footwork, leading and following. Comfortable shoes that will stay on your feet must be worn. Instructor: Joe Garrow. PV Rec Center (Located next to Bidwell Jr. High), Social Hall.
West Coast Swing
The West Coast Swing Dance is the most versatile style of swing dance and can be danced to various styles of music. With your partner, you will learn the basic steps to the West Coast Swing Dance. By the end of the class, you will be ready to take the dance floor by storm. Comfortable shoes that will stay on your feet must be worn. Instructor: Joe Garrow. PV Rec Center (Located next to Bidwell Jr. High), Social Hall.
Line Dance Classes
Learn to dance by starting at a beginning level with the basics or progress to intermediate dances right away. No partners needed. All skill levels welcome. There will be a wide variety of music genre for the different dances taught. Dust off those dancing shoes, bring a friend and get ready to move your body, for the love of Dance! Chico Sports Club (260 Cohasset Rd.)
Similar to tap dance, but less formal, clogging is a fun way to get some exercise! Enjoy dancing to all kinds of music and learn some new dance steps. No partner required. Instructor: Charlene Togstad. PV Recreation Center, Room 1.
World Dance: Beginning-Advanced
Line, circle, or couple dances from around the world. You’ll dance to music from countries such as Romania, Russia, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Greece, Serbia, Croatia, Israel, France, and The United States. This class teaches basic world dance steps and informs you about World Dance events locally and abroad. Instructor: Memo Keswick. PV Rec Center, Social Hall. *Minors may attend class if accompanied by an adult. Substitute teachers may occur. Discount rates available ($20 for 4 in same family.)
World Dance Vocal Class
Learn to sing World Dance songs! The class instructor may use the internet to “connect live” to professional singers and musicians living outside the local area. World Dance music is often in odd time meters, e.g., 7/8, 9/8, etc. Music materials will be provided. Sunday morning class times are due to the large time difference between the USA and Europe. Instructor: Memo Keswick. PV Rec Center, Social Hall. *Some classes will be held at Lakeside Pavilion **Minors may attend class if accompanied by an adult.