DANCE CLASSES (Fall 2017)     View Week Schedule of Martial Arts, Dance & Sport Classes

Dance Classes are open to all UCI students and ARC Members.
Fall Class registration opens on Tuesday, 9/5. You may register online with Visa and MasterCard, via the UCI Campus Rec app or at the Campus Recreation Services desk (2nd Floor) with Visa, MasterCard, check or cash. Early registration is recommended. Registrations for all classes are processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

All class fees must be paid prior to the first class meeting. For fall, classes do not meet on Veteran's Day (Sat 11/11) or over Thanksgiving Weekend (Wed 11/22 after 8pm through Sun 11/26). Please review the Campus Recreation Refund Policy (pdf).
Belly Dance Dates:  10/4 - 12/6 $45    Instructor:  Lauren M REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:50pm Physical Forum
  No class on November 22. Learn the basic moves and rhythms of this Middle Eastern dance style, while you tone those abdominal muscles. Our staff of exotic instructors will lead you through various dance patterns as you become more proficient in this ancient art. . *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC members.
Hip Hop - Beg Dates:  10/2 - 12/4 $45    Instructor:  Erika W REGISTER NOW
 
Monday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  Hip Hop is a high-energy class that includes many popular street dancing styles including breaking, popping, locking, shuffling, and many more! Classes will encourage students to bring their own individual style and personality to the movements. Only non-marking soft soled shoes are permitted in Dance classes. *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC memebrs.
Hip Hop Dates:  10/5 - 12/7 $40    Instructor: Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  No class on November 23. Hip Hop is a high-energy class that includes many popular street dancing styles including breaking, popping, locking, shuffling, and many more! Classes will encourage students to bring their own individual style and personality to the movements. Only non-marking soft soled shoes are permitted in Dance classes. *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC memebrs.
Jazz/Lyrical Dance Dates: 10/5 - 12/7 $45    Instructor:  Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 5:30pm - 6:50pm Activity Annex
  No class on November 23. This dance class is a fun fusion of classic jazz, Broadway, ballet, and contemporary dance! Students will work on body isolations, strength, flexibility, and dance routines with a focus on expression and emotional connection between music and movement. *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC memebrs.
Line Dance Dates: 10/3 - 12/5 $45    Instructor:  Queena M REGISTER NOW
 
Tuesday 6:00pm - 6:50pm Activity Annex
  It’s not just country anymore! Join us for a great cardio workout through choreographed dancing that doesn’t require a partner. We’ll jam to fun pop and country songs while we learn line dances like those done at local clubs such as The Ranch and Cowboy Country. No previous experience required. *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC memebrs.
Salsa Dance Dates:   10/3 - 12/5 $50    Instructor:  James E REGISTER NOW
 
Tuesday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Physical Forum
  Salsa, a popular, highly energetic club dance. You will learn the fundamentals, including breaking on the one, turning, cross-body leads and shine. The instructor will teach you to dance to the basic rhythm of salsa with style and fancy footwork.  *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC members.
Tango/Ballroom Dates:   10/3 - 12/5 $50    Instructor:  James E REGISTER NOW
 
Tuesday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  This combination social dance class will teach you two different dance styles in one! Learn to dance Argentine Tango, one of the most complex and challenging partner dances as well as learn to dance in any social situation with Ballroom Dance. The instructor will teach you to distinguish and dance to a variety of tempos and rhythms. You will develop a dance repertoire that includes Fox Trot, Waltz, and Tango.  *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC members.
Swing Dance Dates:  10/4 - 12/6 $40    Instructor:  Diana K REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Workout Shop
  No class on November 22. Come learn East Coast and West Coast Swing in one class. East Coast Swing is an easy upbeat and fun dance where you will learn underarm turns, throwouts and cradles.  In West Coast Swing, the official state of California, you will learn whips, left side passes, and sugarpushes. Only non-marking soft soled shoes are permitted in Dance classes. Partners are not required in social dance classes as participants will rotate to new partners during each class meeting. *All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC members.