BOONE—The Summer Dance Series sponsored by the Department of Theatre and Dance begins May 31 at Appalachian State University.
The series, which runs through June 30, will offer mixed beginning level classes featuring a variety of dance styles and bodywork classes. The classes are open to the public.
There will be African, tap, jazz, Greek dance, folk dance, creative movement, ballet, Pilates, yoga and much more.
Where: Room 208 Varsity Gym
When: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and some Fridays
Time: 5:30 p.m. (some classes will vary in length and be defined in the class descriptions).
These classes are open to all dancers and dance enthusiasts of all ages on campus and the local communities. The dance classes will be mixed beginning/intermediate levels with rotating teachers and dance styles for each class. Younger children ages 9 and under are welcome to attend with an adult. Parents may come and take classes with their children. There is no obligation to take all classes.
In lieu of a class fee, donations to the Visiting Artists and Dance Scholarship funds are welcome.
Contact Regina James at Jamesrg@appstate.edu to be included on an email list that will provide details on teachers, classes and calendar line-up.
About Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.