INTRODUCTION TO DANCE

INTRODUCTION TO DANCE


  • From 3 to 4 years old: Beginner / Max. 15 students
  • This class is taught in English or French

This class will explore basic dance movements through music: body placement, coordination, balance, jumps….while stimulating imagination and promoting creativity. This class is also designed to help the young students develop concentration and gain an understanding of the classroom community. Each course is divided in 2 sessions (mid-September to mid-December and mid-January to mid-June), with a performance on stage at the end of the second session.
  • Session 1 (September -December): this session will focus on technique, dance vocabulary and specific dance skills that will be used for the performance which will take place beginning of June.
  • Session 2 (January-June): this session mainly focuses on preparing the performance which will take place beginning of June. Warm up, learning of the choreography and rehearsals.
All rehearsals will count as one hour class. Some rehearsals as well as make up class will be outside regular schedule and all the groups will be gathered together. Additional fee will be asked for the costume (between 800 and 1200 B non-refundable). Every new student must take a placement test (300 baht) to ensure that he or she is placed in the most appropriate class for his or her level. Students unable to attend the test will be placed at the beginner level. Skills and previous experience of the student will determine if he/she can register in one of the classes.
  • Professors:
    • Tiplamai Patcharawalai: certificated teacher from Universelle Européenne de Danse Paul et Yvonne Goubé, Paris, with high teaching experiences
    • Saranratr Maneesawangwong: certificated teacher from American Ballet Theatre and Master degree in Dance Education from University of New York
  • Class attire required:
    • ballet leotard (no tutu) and shoes. Hair secured off face. No jewelry.
 

BALLET

BALLET


  • 5-7 years old: No specific dance experience required / Max. 15 students
  • 8-11 years old: No specific dance experience required / Max. 15 students
  • This class is taught in English or French
  • 12+ years old and adults: No specific dance experience required - Taught in English or Thai

A graceful and enchanting art form, ballet is a very demanding discipline, which brings strength, confidence and appreciation for music. The students will learn the fundamental elements of classical ballet through progressive exercises developing flexibility, balance and body placement. The lessons are for children aged 7 to 18 years old. Each course is divided in 2 sessions (mid-September to mid-December and mid-January to mid-June), with a performance on stage at the end of the second session.
  • Session 1 (September -December): this session will focus on technique, dance vocabulary and specific dance skills that will be used for the performance which will take place beginning of June.
  • Session 2 (January-June): this session mainly focuses on preparing the performance which will take place beginning of June. Warm up, learning of the choreography and rehearsals.
All rehearsals will count as one hour class. Some rehearsals as well as make up class will be outside regular schedule and all the groups will be gathered together. Additional fee will be asked for the costume (between 800 and 1200 B non-refundable). Every new student must take a placement test (300 baht) to ensure that he or she is placed in the most appropriate class for his or her level. Students unable to attend the test will be placed at the beginner level. Skills and previous experience of the student will determine if he/she can register in one of the classes.
  • Professors:
    • Tiplamai Patcharawalai: certificated teacher from Universelle Européenne de Danse Paul et Yvonne Goubé, Paris, with high teaching experiences
    • Saranratr Maneesawangwong: certificated teacher from American Ballet Theatre and Master degree in Dance Education from University of New York
  • Class attire required: 
    • Ballet leotard (no tutu) and shoes, hair pulled up in a bun. Headband for short hair. No jewelry.

JAZZ

JAZZ (CHILDREN, TEENAGERS & ADULTS)


  • 5-7 years old: Beginner / Max. 10 students
  • From 8 years old: Min. 1-2 year experience / Max. 10 students
  • This class is taught in English or French

Exciting and fun, jazz dance is full of energy. Nowadays jazz combines dance moves from many different genres from musical theatre to street dance making for a very upbeat form of dancing. The student will learn the basics of jazz dance through warm-up, progressive exercises across the room and fun routines. The emphasis is on style, rhythm and confidence. The lessons are for children aged 5 to 15 years old and teenager to adult. Each course is divided in 2 sessions (mid-September to mid-December and mid-January to mid-June), with a performance on stage at the end of the second session.
  • Session 1 (September -December): this session will focus on technique, dance vocabulary and specific dance skills that will be used for the performance which will take place beginning of June.
  • Session 2 (January-June): this session mainly focuses on preparing the performance which will take place beginning of June. Warm up, learning of the choreography and rehearsals.
All rehearsals will count as one hour class. Some rehearsals as well as make up class will be outside regular schedule and all the groups will be gathered together. Additional fee will be asked for the costume (between 800 and 1200 B non-refundable). Every new student must take a placement test (300 baht) to ensure that he or she is placed in the most appropriate class for his or her level. Students unable to attend the test will be placed at the beginner level. Skills and previous experience of the student will determine if he/she can register in one of the classes.  
  • Professors:
    • Tiplamai Patcharawalai: certificated teacher from Universelle Européenne de Danse Paul et Yvonne Goubé, Paris, with high teaching experiences
  • Class attire required:
    • Jazz pants, shorty or tights, tank top or leotard, black jazz dance shoes (preferably without laces). Hair secured off face.Headband for short hair. No jewelry.
 

HIP-HOP

HIP-HOP FOR KIDS AND TEENS


  • All levels
  • Max. 10 students
  • This class is taught in English
Fun introduction to hip-hop through lessons focused on basic isolated movements and rhythms of clean rap music. Students will also learn simple choreographies that will help them develop their personal style.
  • Professor: Nico Demuz: associate of Arts (Choreography Training) and professional dancer
   

PRIVATE CLASS

CLASSES FOR ADULTS & CHILDREN


  • Schedule to be decided with the arts center
  • For Private Group, please contact us
  • Courses for beginners to advanced students in French or English

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