Sunday
All-Levels
TimeClass TitleDescriptionInstructor
12:45 - 1:00pmSetup
1:00 - 2:00pm Follow Secrets As you begin to integrate your skills and move towards mastery, it's time to start uncovering the degrees of knowledge that make your dancing truly click into place. We'll take a technical approach to sharpening your tools and help you break free from static rules. Ruby Red
2:00 - 2:10pmBreak
2:10 - 3:10pm Turns and Balance Drills on balance and the different ways of turning. Walk away with a balance and turning work out to take home. Jenny Sowden
3:10 - 3:40pmBreak
3:40 - 4:40pm Punctuation Moves Punctuation is important. It breaks up our thoughts, makes us easier to understand, and can even add some pizazz to our communication. This class will focus on dance moves and moments that break up, accent, and punctuate our dancing to allow us to fully tell our dance story. We’ll pay special attention to how both leads and follows can suggest these poignant pauses. Nicole Trissell
4:40 - 4:50pmBreak
4:50 - 5:50pm Starting and Ending Together Building on Principles from Punk Rock, you can always tell a good band because they start and end together. At the core of excellent following is the ability to be in unison with our partners at critical moments. To that end, we’ll build moments of unity into our dance so that moments of individual expression still shine in the context of building a dance together. Ruby Red and Jenny Sowden
5:50 - 6:00pmClean up and get out!

Advanced
TimeClass TitleDescriptionInstructor
12:45 - 1:00pmSetup
1:00 - 2:00pm How To Get Inspired How to find the music that gets you moving, the videos (new & old) that make you want to try something new, and targeting on what is it about them that’s great to be able to get more in your life and in your dancing. Jenny Sowden
2:00 - 2:10pmBreak
2:10 - 3:10pm Spoon Bending, Jedi Mind Tricks and Ninja Skills Silently spear your opponent, coax the goods from your partner, and move matter with your mind. Transition from Expert Level to Transcendence with a series of challenges that will turn you into a lethally skillful follow. Leads! Take note! You'll have worthy adversaries and powerful allies on the dance floor who will push your prowess. Prepare! Ruby Red
3:10 - 3:40pmBreak
3:40 - 4:40pm Wit & Wisdom Leads love playful follows, and follows love leads who set them up to deliver the punchline. We’ll explore the ways that we riff and play with our partners, using call-backs, variations, repetition, and punctuation to tell witty stories together. Ruby Red and Jenny Sowden
4:40 - 4:50pmBreak
4:50 - 5:50pm Balance, Center, Ground In dance, as in life, everything stems from our sense of stability. When we feel stable in ourselves and our bodies, we have the freedom to layer all kinds of awesome on top. Through exercises and imagery, we'll tune up our balance and grounding to make us all the most stable dancers we can be. Nicole Trissell
5:50 - 6:00pmClean up and get out!