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Contemporary Jazz (int/adv)

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

Dancers of any style are welcome in this fun and energetic class exploring funk and contemporary jazz. Our focus will be playing with energy, dynamics, and musicality with an emphasis on confident and clear expression. Liberal use of imagery, fun choreography, and good music aim to unleash your inner badass.

$15 drop-in ($5 for 7DDF participants)

Instructor: Diane Williams is a movement and visual artist who has been dancing, choreographing, and teaching in Bellingham for more than 15 years. She studied dance at the University of Washington and on scholarship at Western Washington University, and has taught at WWU, Pacific Danceworks, and Northwest Ballet School. Diane currently teaches Contemporary, Jazz, Lyrical and Choreography classes at Opus Performing Arts School. She is a co-founder of Bellingham Repertory Dance, recently retired from the stage after twelve years with the company.

Earlier Event: August 3
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Later Event: August 5
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