BOONE – The Department of Theatre and Dance at Appalachian State University invites all dancers and dance enthusiasts to attend its 2011 Summer Dance Series that runs Wednesday, June 8, through Thursday, June 30. Classes are every Wednesday and Thursday from noon to 1:15 p.m.
The Summer Dance Series offers open dance classes of a mixed level each week with rotating teachers and dance styles such as Pilates, modern, jazz, Gyrokinesis, yoga, belly dance, swing, ballroom and more. Classes will be held in room 208 in the Varsity Gym Dance Studio.
There is no cost but donations to the Visiting Artist Endowment and dance scholarships are welcome. Attendances to all classes are not required. Kids are welcome to attend the classes with an adult.
The Department of Theatre and Dance offers academic programs for Bachelor of Arts degrees in dance studies and theatre arts and a Bachelor of Science in theatre arts education. Minors are offered in theatre or dance along with courses that may fulfill general education requirements. All theatre and dance programs at Appalachian are accredited by The National Association of Schools of Theatre, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
For more information or to be on the email list for the lineup of classes, contact Regina James at Jamesrg@appstate.edu