DANCE CLASSES (Winter 2017)

Dance Classes are open to all UCI students and ARC Members.
Winter class registration is now open! You may register with Visa and MasterCard online, 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 Winter, classes do not meet on MLK Weekend (Sat 1/14, Sun 1/15, and Mon 1/16) or President's Weekend (Sat 2/18, Sun 2/19 and Mon 2/20).
Belly Dance Dates:   1/11 - 3/15 $50    Instructor:  Lauren M REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:50pm Physical Forum
  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 memebrs.
Hip Hop Dates:  1/12 - 3/16 $45    Instructor:  Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  Learn this popular style of dance. Workout to popular hip hop hits. Join our energetic instructors as they teach you some new moves. 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. No Class November 24
Hip Hop - Beg Dates:  1/9 - 3/13 $35    Instructor:  Erika W REGISTER NOW
 
Monday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  No class on January 16th and February 20th. Learn this popular style of dance. Workout to popular hip hop hits. Join our energetic instructors as they teach you some new moves.*All dance classes are only open to current UCI students and ARC memebrs.
Jazz/Lyrical Dance Dates: 1/12 - 3/16 $50    Instructor:  Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 5:30pm - 6:50pm Activity Annex
  Jazz is a classic dance form featured in many popular mediums today including So You Think You Can Dance and many Broadway shows. Jazz has an exciting aerobically geared pace that will give you a fun work out. The class will be set within the framework of a traditional dance class. Lyrical dance: combining elements of ballet, modern, and jazz technique 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.
Salsa Dance Dates: 1/10 - 3/13 $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 memebrs.
Tango/Ballroom Dance Dates: 1/10 - 3/13 $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 memebrs.
West Coast Swing Dates:  1/11 - 3/15 $45    Instructor:  Diana K REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 6:30pm - 7:20pm Workout Shop
  Come learn the official state dance of California. It is the smoother version of Lindy Hop from the 1940s Big Band Era. West Coast Swing is taught worldwide and it can be danced to Blues and Contemporary music. You will learn how to lead/follow, patterns, connection and turns. 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 memebrs.