NATIONAL DANCE WEEK WORKSHOPS

Celebrated April 22 - May 1, 2016

Sweatshop Movement, an new non-profit dance studio in Racine, WI, is hosting a series of Dance Workshops for National Dance Week, which is celebrated from April 22 - May 1, 2016. These workshops will be hosted at our Racine, WI Studio, located at 740 College Avenue, on the 2nd Floor inside Living Light Community Center.

Come check out our beautiful new studio and try out one of our exciting classes. Meet our staff, and learn what this new Non-Profit Dance Studio in Racine is all about. And most importantly, CELEBRATE DANCE WITH US!!

>>> All workshops cost $7 unless otherwise listed. Please register prior to attending any workshops - please DO NOT DROP IN, as workshops with low enrollment may not be held. For questions, please call or text us at 608-442-3542. <<<


FRIDAY 4/22

5-6p —> Acrobatics 1 (6-12) w/ Erika
6-7p —> Flash Mob Group 1 (All Ages) w/ Erika

SATURDAY 4/23
2-3p —> Beginner Breakin (All Ages) w/ Alex
3-4p —> Beginner Popping/Tutting (All Ages) w/ Erika
7-8p —> Adult Hip Hop Happy Hour w/ Erika

SUNDAY 4/24
4-5p —> Adult Beg/Int Hip Hop w/ Regine
5-6p —> Adult Beg/Int Hip Hop w/ Regine

MONDAY 4/25
4-5p —> Move Makers! Creative Movement (3-5) w/ Erika
5-6p —> Move Makers! Tiny Tot Hip Hop (4-6) w/ Erika

TUESDAY 4/26
4-5p —> Poms/Dance Team 1 (6-12) w/ Erika
5-6p —> Lyrical Hip Hop 1 (6-12) w/ Erika
6-7p —> Youth Hip Hop 1 (8-12) w/ Regine
7-8p —> T(w)een Hip Hop 2 (13-18) w/ Regine

WEDNESDAY 4/27
4-5p —> Poms/Dance Team 2 (13-18) w/ Erika
5-6p —> Lyrical Hip Hop 2 (13-18) w/ Erika
6-7p —> Lyrical / Contemporary 1 (8-12) w/ Emily
7-8p —> Lyrical / Contemporary 2 (13-18) w/ Emily

FRIDAY 4/29
5-6p —> Acrobatics 2 (13-18) w/ Erika
6-7p —> Flash Mob Group 2 (All Ages) w/ Erika

SATURDAY 4/30
7-8p —> Adult Hip Hop Happy Hour w/ Erika

SUNDAY 5/1
5-7p —> Open Hip Hop (15+) w/ Regine ($10)

 

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

ADULT BEG/INT HIP HOP
This workshop is aimed at anyone who is looking for a fitness twist in their adult years, while also being introduced to true hip hop culture and dancing! You will learn a beginner/intermediate level of routine, choreographed to high-energy music you are sure to love. Learn from one of Wisconsin's top dancers and choreographers, and have FUN!! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

ADULT HIP HOP HAPPY HOUR
This workshop is similar to our regular Adult Hip Hop Class... but for anyone who may need a little super-sauce motivation!! Come enjoy a drink on us, while moving, shaking and being introduced to true hip hop culture and dance! You will learn a beginner/intermediate level of routine, choreographed to high-energy music you are sure to love. 1 drink per person will be provided from a selection of wine or mixed drinks. Learn from one of Wisconsin's top dancers and choreographers, and have FUN!! Perfect for ladies looking to spice up their night out. 21+ only - IDs will be checked. Class runs 60-75 minutes in length. $12 (includes drinks)

BREAKIN (Breakdancing)
This workshop is aimed at high-energy youth looking to harness their inner bboy or bgirl!! Students will learn foundation moves of bboys and bgirls through various activities, and sets. Workshop will work on freezes, power, style, and small sets, and will end with a mini-battle. Don't be fooled by breakdancing classes taught by "dance teachers." Our class is taught by an OG in the Wisconsin Bboy community, with both accreditation and a passion to teach & mentor the young! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

POPPING & TUTTING
This workshop is aimed at high-energy dancers looking to harness their inner robot!! Students will learn moves from some of the foundation "funk styles" of Hip Hop dance - Popping & Tutting - through various activities, drills and sets. Classes begin with a warm-up, and continue with work in each of the fundamental Hip Hop dance "Funk Styles" based on class interest. Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

MOVE MAKERS! Creative Movement
This workshop is aimed at tots who love to sing, move & dance!! Students will learn a fun, kid-conscious song & dance routine. Dancers will participate in a light stretch and then engage in dance-related games and activities, all to music and song. Class meant specifically for tots age 3-5!! Class runs 30-35 minutes in length. $7

MOVE MAKERS! Tiny Tot Hip Hop
This workshop is aimed at tots who love to move, shake and drop!! Students will learn a fun, kid-conscious, hip hop routine while being introduced to the styles that are the foundation of “hip hop dance.” Dancers will engage in dance-related games and activities, all while building rhythm, skill, confidence, freestyle, and simple footwork. Class meant specifically for tots ages 4-6 who are ready to move & groove!! Class runs 30-35 minutes in length. $7

YOUTH HIP HOP
This class is aimed at high-energy youth looking to get up & move!! Students will learn a fun, kid-conscious, hip hop routine while being introduced to the styles that are the foundation of “hip hop dance”: including techniques of steppin, poppin, toprockin, tutting, gliding, music-video-style, and some simple floorwork. Class will begin with a warm-up, and introductions to the various styles, and concludes with choreography. Class runs 50-35 minutes in length. $7

T(W)EEN HIP HOP
This workshop is aimed at any preteen or teen who is looking to get up, get out & move!! Dancers of ANY level will learn a hip hop routine to current music, while being introduced to the styles that are the foundation of “hip hop dance”: including techniques of steppin, toprockin, gliding, tutting, music-video-style, and some simple floorwork. Emphasis is also placed on becoming our best dancing selves - while also studying the TRUE essence of hip hop dance and culture! If you're gonna learn Hip Hop, learn the REAL deal with us! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

FLASH MOB
This workshop is an rehearsal as we prepare for a big (surprise) Flash Mob downtown this summer!! Wouldn't you like to be a part of something cool this summer at a downtown Racine Event? Then come join us and learn this fun flash mob routine!! Open to dancers of all ages - fun for the whole family!! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length & meets on one of two different nights. $20 (includes Flash Mob Attire (tshirt & extras!))

POMS/ DANCE TEAM
This workshop is for the current or budding dance-teamer – for youth looking forward to Poms in later years, and interested in learning the technique and styles of dance used when dancing and competing on a Competitive Poms Dance Team! We will cover all major styles of competitive dance teams – pom, kickline & some lyrical – all in one year! We will go over basic arm placement and "Pom" and Kick technique, but also dedicate time to developing techniques that will be helpful to you in the dance team world including leaps, turns, tricks, kicks, flexibility and conditioning, and some mild tumbling. This class is ideal for elementary & middle schoolers who love poms!! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

LYRICAL HIP HOP
Ever see Lyrical Hip Hop on So You Think You Can Dance and thought - hey, thats for me? Lyrical Hip Hop is an emerging style combining "hip hop techniques" of popping, waving, gliding and also choreography to a slow hip hop or R&B song. Come try this unique class and move in a different, fun way!! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

LYRICAL / CONTEMPORARY
Our Lyrical workshop is for the technical emotional dancer in your life looking to pour their heart out on the floor. As recently popularized on SYTYCD & "Dance Moms", Lyrical is technique rooted in ballet, with a more emotional appeal. This class will be set to current beautiful music, and allow you to learn some tnew tricks & leave it all on the floor! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

ACROBATICS
Interested in Mackenzie's famous "Acrobatic" routines on "Dance Moms"? Ever wonder how they hit those crazy death drops / shablams on "Bring It!"? DO you love both gymnastics AND dance? Then this is the class for you! Learn different tumble techniques as they apply to dance, and improve your leaps and jumps! Class runs 50-55 minutes in length. $7

Register by visiting www.sweatshopmovement.com/register.html or go directly to https://dancestudio-pro.com/online/index.php?account_id=4125