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2020/21 SCHOOL YEAR TERMS

FALL TERM : Sept 7 - Dec 20 (15 Weeks)

Winter Break - Dec 21 - Jan 3 (2 Weeks)

WINTER TERM: Jan 4 - Apr 25 (16/14 Weeks)

Spring Break - March 15 – March 28 (2 Weeks)

SPRING TERM: Apr 26 - June 27 (9 Weeks)

SUMMER TERM: July 5 - Aug 29 (8 Weeks)

FEES


CHILDREN SUMMER CAMPS

 

July 5-9
July 12-16
July 19-23
July 26-30
Aug 2-6
Aug 9-13
Aug 16-20
Aug 23-27

Jr Co Azul
Jr Co Morado & Rojo
New Children 1
New Children 1&2
Jr Co Azul
Children 2
Jr Co Rosa & Verde
Jr Co Amarillo

 

ADULT SUMMER WORKSHOPS

 


July 5-9
July 12-16
July 19-23
July 26-30
Aug 2-6
Aug 9-13
Aug 16-20
Aug 23-27

Mon & Wed (Low Level)
Sevillanas
Sevillanas
Fandangos
Tangos
Tangos
Clasico
Bulerias
Bulerias

Tue & Thr (High Level)
Cogia Coles
Cogia Coles
Fandangos
Bulerias
Bulerias
Clasico
Tangos
Tangos


CLASS SCHEDULE - SUMMER TERM


Studio 1
Studio 2

Monday

Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Workshops Low 6:30 - 8:30 pm  
Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Tech Low 6:30 - 7:30 pm  
Tech High 7:30 - 8:30 pm  

Tuesday

Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Workshops High 6:30 - 8:30 pm  
Company 8:30 - 10:00pm  
Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Tech Low 6:30 - 7:30 pm  
Intro on hold 7:30 - 8:30 pm  

Wednesday

Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Workshops Low 6:30 - 8:30 pm  
Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Tech High 6:30 - 7:30 pm  
Tech Low 7:30 - 8:30 pm  

Thursday

Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Workshops High 6:30 - 8:30 pm  
Company 8:30 - 10:00pm  
Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
Introductory 6:30 - 7:30 pm  
Tech high on hold 7:30 - 8:30 pm  

Friday

Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  
     
TABLAO PERFORMANCES
Summer Camps 12:00 -6:00pm  

Saturday

Pequenitos 11 - 11:45am Karen
Children 1 12:00 - 1:00pm Karen
Children 2 1:00 - 2:00 pm Karen
Jr Co Morado 2:00 - 4:00 pm Karen
     

Sunday

Jr Co Verde 10 - 12 pm Karen
     
Jr Co Amarillo 2:00 - 4:00 pm Karen
Jr Co Azul 4:00 - 6:00pm Karen
     
Jr Co Rojo 11 - 1:00 pm Karen
Jr Co Rosa 1 - 3:00 pm Karen




FULL YEAR 2021/22


Studio 1
Studio 2

Monday

JC Tech High 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Clas/Jota High 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
JC Bata/Mod High 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Beginner 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Intermediate 8:00 - 9:00 pm  
Clasico High 9:00 - 10 pm  
JC Apoyo High 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Ballet High 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
Elementary 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Advanced 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Festive High 8:00 - 9:00 pm  

Tuesday

JC Tech Low 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Clas/Jota Low 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
Bata de Cola 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Company 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Company 8:00 - 9:00 pm  
JC Apoyo Low 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Ballet Low 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
TBA 6:00 - 7:00 pm  

Wednesday

JC Tech Low 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Apoyo Low 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
Intermediate 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Elementary 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Advanced 8:00 - 9:00 pm  
Clasico Low 9:00 - 10 pm  
JC Ballet Low 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Clas/Jota Low 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
Beginner 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Festive Low 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
TBA 8:00 - 9:00 pm  

Thursday

JC Clas/Jota High 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Tech High 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
JC Bata/Mod High 6:00 - 7:00 pm  
Company 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Company 8:00 - 9:00 pm  
JC Apoyo High 4:00 - 5:00 pm  
JC Ballet High 5:00 - 6:00 pm  
TBA 6:00 - 7:00 pm  

Saturday

Pequenitos 11:15 - 12 pm  
Children 1 12:00 - 1pm  
Jr Co Morado 1:30 - 4:30 pm  
     
Children 2 12:30 - 1:30pm  

Sunday

Jr Co Verde 10 - 1:00 pm  
Jr Co Rosa 1 - 4:00 pm  
Jr Co Azul 4 - 7:00pm  
     
Jr Co Rojo 11 - 2:00 pm  
Jr Co Amarillo 2 - 5:00 pm  




2021/22 SCHOOL YEAR TERMS

FALL TERM : Sept 6 - Dec 19 (15 Weeks)

Winter Break - Dec 20 - Jan 2 (2 Weeks)

WINTER TERM: Jan 3 - Apr 24 (16/14 Weeks)

Spring Break - March 14 – March 27 (2 Weeks)

SPRING TERM: Apr 25 - June 26 (9 Weeks)

SUMMER TERM: July 4 - Aug 28 (8 Weeks)



* Students can join part-way through a term. The fees will be pro-rated accordingly.
* If the class of your choice is FULL, please email us to be put on a wait-list.
* If you are dropping-in into a beginners or introductory class, pelase contact us first


Class description

Beginner
First year of Flamenco. Dancers brand new to flamenco dance. The Beginner level classes will introduce dancers to the basics of flamenco movements. For the month of September, Beginner level is the Introductory level.
Fall & Winter Choreographies: Tango / Guajira

Introductory
Slower pace than beginner level. Once dancers have a good grasp of the basic structure and dance being taught, they will advance into the Beginner level class. - New dancers welcome throughout the year.
Please email or phone ahead to let us know that you will be attending.
Fall & Winter Choreographies: Tango / Guajira

Elementary
Dancers who have taken flamenco for at least one full term and have performed al least one choreography.
Fall & Winter Choreographies: Farruca / Solea

Intermediate
Dancers have strong footwork and upper body movement. Dancers should have a solid understanding and feel of the different 12 & 8 beat rhythms. Dancers are required to take 2x per week.
Fall & Winter Choreographies: Guajira / Tientos

Advanced
Dancers will be expected to pick up dance movement quickly, demonstrate dance movement individually and to have a good understanding of the different rhythms of flamenco. Dancers are required to take 2x per week.
Fall & Winter Choreographies: Seguirilla with Manton / Marianas

Technique-only Class Option
The technique-only class option will allow students to take the first 45 minutes of any class. It is a discounted option that includes only the flamenco technique. No choreoraphy will be taught. Technique Add-on is adding a technique class to an already registered choreography class.

Bata De Cola
Bata De Cola is a dress or skirt with a long train at the back. Dancers will learn how to master this tail in an elegant manner. Dancers will need to purchase their own bata de cola to join this class. Bata's are ordered 2x throughout the year. August & December
Winter Choreography: La Boda de Luis Alonso

Clasico Espanol
Flamenco Ballet: Clasico training gives dancers a graceful approach to flamenco with use of castanets and lots of upper body and footwork.
Winter Choreography: Cafe de Chinitas

Company
Intensive compnay programme. Emphasis on group and individual performance and expression. Dancers perform in Theatre and Festival Performances throughout the year.
If you are interested to join this programme please email Karen.

Children’s Levels
Pequenitos - 3 to 4 years
Children 1 - 5 to 6 years
Children 2 - 7 to 11 years
Pre-Teen - 12 years and up

Junior Company
By invite only. Intense training and performance.

Tablao Workshops
Sevillanas / Fandangos / Tangos / Buleria

Technique Drills
Different footwork and upper body combination and drills will be taught each week. Dancers will improve thier technique. No choreography will be taught. Open for drop-ins, or make-up classes.
Level I: Beginner / Elementary Level
Level II: Intermedaite / Advanced Level


New Students

Requirements:
- any low-heel shoe is accepted (flamenco shoes not required)
- comfortable moveable clothing
- no previous dance experience needed
- new students are welcome any time during a term.


Missed Classes or unpredictable working schedule

Karen Flamenco offers 3 classes of the same level giving dancers the option of making-up missed classes or for those who have unpredictable schedules they may come to any of the 3 class times offered throughout the week.
The same choreography and technique will be taught throughout all 3 classes.
The studio reserves a non-refund policy.

Dancers must register in the class they will be able to commit to, and will need to inform the administration of their plans to come to another class time to be sure there is space available.

 


Student Pages

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The Music Page & the Video Page contain break-downs for all dance choreographies taught in class and appropriate practice-track downloads for each section.


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