DANCE CLASSES (Fall 2019)    

Dance Classes are open to all UCI students and ARC Members.
Fall Class registration opens on Tuesday, 9/3. 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 Monday 11/11, Wednesday, 11/27 (after 8pm), Thursday, 11/28 or Friday, 11/29.
Please review the Campus Recreation Refund Policy (pdf).
Belly Dance Dates: 10/2 - 12/4 $45    Instructor:  Lauren M REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:50pm Physical Forum
  No class on Wednesday, November 27. 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.
Burlesque Dance Dates: 10/3 - 12/5 $40    Instructor:  Crystal S REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Physical Forum
  No class on Thursday, November 28. Burlesque Dance is a fuse between Hip Hop & Jazz. This class focuses on being confident & comfortable in your own body. This sassy high-energy dance class will have you moving like you never have in no time! *All dance classes are only open to current UCI Students and ARC members.
Hip Hop Dates: 10/3 - 12/5 $40    Instructor:  Crystal S REGISTER NOW
 
Thursday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Physical Forum
  No class on Thursday, November 28. 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.
Hip Hop - Beg Dates: 10/2 - 12/4 $40    Instructor:  Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Activity Annex
  No class on Wednesday, November 27. 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.
Jazz/Lyrical Dance Dates: 10/2 - 12/4 $40    Instructor:  Care'n C REGISTER NOW
 
Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:20pm Activity Annex
  No class on Wednesday, November 27. 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.
Salsa Dance Dates:  10/1 - 12/3 $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.
Swing Dance Dates: 10/2 - 12/4 $38    Instructor:  Diana K REGISTER NOW
 
Wendesday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Training Zone
  No class on Wednesday, November 27. 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.
Tango/Ballroom Dance Dates: 10/1 - 12/3 $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.