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Learn or improve your Dance skills. Attend the same class at the same time each week. Additional fees are applicable and registration is required for the following Dance Activities. An Athletics Base Membership is required to register.
 

Guelph Gryphons Dance Recital takes place at the end of each semester

Join us for a night of dance as we highlight our Instructional dance participants and then stick around for a meet & greet with the instructors after the recital.
Fall - Friday Nov. 30/18   |   Winter - Friday Apr. 5/19   |    6:30-8pm
Students/Members $5 | Non-Members $10 | Dancers $2   Proceeds go to the United Way!  
Tickets will be available to purchase at Client Services (not available online).
 

Dance

Highland Dance
Contemporary Dance
Hip Hop Dance
Social Dance
Musical Theatre Dance
Seductive Dance

Intro to Dance - Carla

Are you someone wanting to try a variety of dances? Come learn the basics of contemporary, jazz & ballet. This class will introduce dancers to the basic skills & techniques of each style where participants will progress through simple patterns as well as center work.

Activity Details

20276 - September 17, 2018 to November 26, 2018

20279 - January 14, 2019 to March 25, 2019

Latin Fusion - Amanda

Enter a world of excitement and fun with friends. This course offers a variety of dance styles found in many Latin clubs and socials. Bachata, cha cha and the rapidly growing favorite kizomba. Each style will be broken down into its basic steps and combos, getting you on the dance floor quickly and with confidence. No partner, no problem! We rotate partners consistently throughout the class to ensure maximum participation.

Activity Details

19266 - September 17, 2018 to November 26, 2018

19691 - January 14, 2019 to March 25, 2019

Advanced Dance - Katherine & Austin

This new format is geared towards individuals with previous competitive or professional dance experience looking to improve their technique & artistry. To ensure continuity, this class takes place twice a week and runs through both the Fall and Winter semester continually. Focus will be placed on building technique and setting choreography in contemporary & jazz styles.

Activity Details

20274 - September 17, 2018 to March 27, 2019

  • Monday(s) from 8:00PM to 10:00PM
  • Wednesday(s) from 8:00PM to 10:00PM
  • Dates event isn't occuring:
    • Monday October 8, 2018
    • Wednesday November 28, 2018
    • Monday December 3, 2018
    • Wednesday December 5, 2018
    • Monday December 10, 2018
    • Wednesday December 12, 2018
    • Monday December 17, 2018
    • Wednesday December 19, 2018
    • Monday December 24, 2018
    • Wednesday December 26, 2018
    • Monday December 31, 2018
    • Wednesday January 2, 2019
    • Monday January 7, 2019
    • Wednesday January 9, 2019
    • Monday February 18, 2019
    • Wednesday February 20, 2019
  • Fee: $399.00
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Hip Hop Intermediate/Advanced - Ali

This class is for students with previous Hip Hop experience as it will focus on advanced hip hop choreography and footwork. Come join us for this high-energy class.

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Activity Details

19265 - September 17, 2018 to November 26, 2018

19690 - January 14, 2019 to March 25, 2019

Salsa Intro - Amanda

From nightclubs & lounges, to wedding receptions & tropical vacations, this exciting dance has captivated millions. In this class students with little or no salsa experience will learn the basics in footwork, partnering & timing as well as fundamental turning & crossing techniques. Signing up with a partner is strongly suggested but not required, as partners will rotate during the class so that lead/follow skills can be developed.

Activity Details

20277 - September 18, 2018 to November 27, 2018

20280 - January 15, 2019 to March 26, 2019

Ballet Intermediate/Advanced - Robyn

This class will focus on technique and artistry, previous experience in ballet is required as well as a firm understanding of language and positions. The choreography will be intricate and will focus on technical movement and proper position.

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Activity Details

19254 - September 18, 2018 to November 27, 2018

19680 - January 15, 2019 to March 26, 2019

Seductive - Robyn

Seductive Dance will not only provide you with a great workout, but also allow you to feel comfortable and confident as you learn the intricacies of how to dance seductively. This class is designed so you can be yourself and have the confidence to express what makes you feel good both on and off the dance floor. Join this class and let us help you find your seductive side.

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Activity Details

19271 - September 18, 2018 to November 27, 2018

19696 - January 15, 2019 to March 26, 2019

Highland - Kendra

A great chance to learn one of the Scottish Performing Arts while getting lots of exercise. Fun, traditional dances such as the Highland fling and the sword dance will be taught. All levels of experience are welcome!

Activity Details

19263 - September 19, 2018 to November 21, 2018 - CANCELLED

  • Wednesday(s) from 5:00PM to 6:30PM
  • Fee: $78.00

19688 - January 16, 2019 to March 27, 2019

Contemporary Intermediate/Advanced - Katrina

This class is for students with previous dance experience looking to improve their technique and style. This class includes more intricate and stylized lyrical/contemporary and open movement pieces.

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Activity Details

19259 - September 19, 2018 to November 21, 2018

19685 - January 16, 2019 to March 27, 2019

Tap Intermediate/Advanced - Madaleine

We know you want to get in touch with your inner Gene Kelly or Fred Astaire, so join us for this fun class format! This intermediate/advanced choreography class is always a fan favourite at the end of semester recital. Previous tap experience is required & tap shoes are mandatory.

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Activity Details

19274 - September 19, 2018 to November 21, 2018

19699 - January 16, 2019 to March 27, 2019

Hip Hop Intro - Natalie

This introduction to Hip Hop class will focus on footwork, isolations and development of individual style and flow. If you are looking for a class that is high energy and a lot of fun, this is the one for you!

Activity Details

19264 - September 20, 2018 to November 22, 2018

19689 - January 17, 2019 to March 28, 2019

Jazz Intermediate/Advanced - Mattie

Expand your jazz repertoire in this sultry/modern style class. Fine tuning jetés and pirouettes to an intermediate/advanced level to improve overall technique. Previous dance experience is required.

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Activity Details

19269 - September 20, 2018 to November 29, 2018

19694 - January 17, 2019 to March 28, 2019

Salsa Intermediate/Advanced - Amanda

Activity Details

19270 - September 20, 2018 to November 22, 2018

19695 - January 17, 2019 to March 28, 2019

Heels Video Dance - Karson

Come dance as they do in the music videos! Channel your inner Beyoncé in this instructional class that incorporates jazz, pop & hip hop music - better yet… in heels. BYOH - Bring Your Own Heels!

Activity Details

20275 - September 20, 2018 to November 22, 2018

20278 - January 17, 2019 to March 28, 2019

Social - Heather

You and a partner will learn to work together with the music & wow onlookers as you gracefully glide around the dance floor. Be creative and become comfortable with your dance abilties in this relaxed & sociable environment. It is not mandatory that you register with a partner, but it is suggested.

Activity Details

19273 - September 20, 2018 to November 22, 2018

19698 - January 17, 2019 to March 28, 2019

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