All are welcome to this beginner class that emphasizes the fundamentals and fun of ballet technique. Participants will increase strength, balance, grace and artistic expressiveness in an affirming, no-pressure environment. Please wear stretchy clothes and socks or ballet slippers. Great for all levels of dance experience!
Rebecca French is an award-winning contemporary dance choreographer and teacher. She has taught dance at numerous locations in Houston including the Houston Met Dance Center, Rice University, Cypress Dance Project, Dauntless Dance and the University of Houston. Rebecca has also led after-school dance programs for at-risk youth for over ten years, working with Children’s Prison Arts Project to bring movement to incarcerated youth and teaching dance classes to homeless LGBTQ+ teens at the Grace Place outreach center.
Rebecca’s choreography has been presented by the Cullen Theater,
TEDx Houston, JCC’s ChoreographersX6, CounterCurrent Festival, Miller Outdoor Theater and Station Museum of Contemporary Art, among others. French was awarded a HIVE Choreography Residency at the Houston Ballet in 2018.
Tuesday 7:00pm – 8:30pm | Rebecca French | $18 per class or unlimited w/ monthly membership.