International Dance Day 2015!
ONE DAY! ONE LOCATION! EXPERIENCE DANCE FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
While International Dance Day is celebrated across the world on April 29 every year, Ballet Austin will be celebrating world dance on Sunday, May 3, 2015.
Join us as we celebrate International Dance Day by offering a variety of classes all afternoon from countries and cultures around the world!
Classes offered on National Dance Day at Ballet Austin will include: Afro-Brazilian, American Jazz, Ballet, Bollywood, Brazilian Samba, Hawaiian Dance, Hip Hop, Iranian Folk Dance, Philippine Itik Itik, Latin Salsa, and West African Dance & Drums. Click here and then click on the class name for a description.
Authentic and fun! Come learn something new and dance around the world with us on International Dance Day!
International Dance Day was founded in 1982 by the Dance Committee of the International Theatre Institute. It is celebrated worldwide every year on the 29th of April. The goal of the International Dance Day Message is to celebrate Dance, to revel in the universality of this art form, to cross all political, cultural and ethnic barriers and bring people together with a common language - Dance.
WHEN: Sunday, May 3, 2015
WHERE: Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center, 501 W. 3rd St. (downtown Austin)
AGES: Classes are geared towards teens and adults but we welcome children 10 and older accompanied by a parent.
COST: All classes* on International Dance Day will be offered at a special rate of $8 per class or take unlimited classes on Sunday, May 3 for only $20.
INSTRUCTORS: All instructors on International Dance Day teach at Ballet Austin year-round. Meet our International Dance Day instructors.
Sign up for a class online ahead of time or arrive a early and sign up at Ballet Austin. But sign up early! Last year several classes filled to capacity.
Come dance! Come dance around the world! Come dance all day!
*Regular Sunday drop-in classes will not be offered on May 3 although many favorites are on the schedule!
OUR INTERNATIONAL DANCE DAY INSTRUCTORS:
Alexa Capareda - Itiki Itik
Melissa Corpus - Latin Salsa
Rebekah Fowler - Zumba Latin Dance Fitness. Brazilian Samba, Afron-Brazilian
Aminya Houston - Amercian Jazz and Hip Hop
Vivian Kaw - Hawaiian Dance (Hula)
Jean Claude Lessou - West African Dance & Drums
Geeti Mahajan - Iranian Folk Dance
Prakash Mohandas - Bollywood Dance
For more information about Ballet Austin's dance and fitness classes, workshops and Pilates Center open 7 days a week.
Ballet Austin's Butler Community School is located at 501 W. 3rd St. in downtown Austin.
For assistance or more information email us or call 512.501.8704.