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Improvisation (all levels)

  • Firehouse Arts and Events Center 1314 Harris Ave Bellingham, WA, 98225 (map)

This improvisational dance class is open to everyone, regardless of dance background or experience! It will build with structured prompts and exercises to loosen up participants’ bodies and orient them in space. The class will then move in and out of various task-like explorations and end with an open, round-robin style practice time.

$10 drop-in ($5 for 7DDF participants)

Instructor: Charlotte Stickles is a movement artist and pilates instructor with a BFA in Dance from Ohio State University. Originally from Irvington, New York, she began her dance training at local Hudson Valley studios before eventually enrolling as a student at Manhattan Youth Ballet. Under this classical training regimen, Charlotte developed an interest in choreography and improvisation, which led her to the Department of Dance at Ohio State University. There she studied under Norah Zuniga-Shaw, Ann Sofie Clemmensen, Bebe Miller, Susan Hadley, and Eddie Taketa.

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