Advanced Jazz | Ages 13 to 20 | Wednesdays | 7:30 to 8:30pm | 18 weeks | $420 (Steele)
Starts September 12- January 23
No Registration,Production or Costume Fees
Winter Performance December 7, 8 Cheif Sealth Auditorium
Instructor : Kellsie Steele, WSPA Dance Faculty
Kellsie Steele has studied dance for 24 years, performing nationally in jazz, modern, ballet, pointe, tap, lyrical, and hip hop from the age of 3. She was honorary captain of the varsity cheerleading team at Eastside Catholic High School and was captain of both her Dance and Cheerleading team at Saint Mary's College of California. She trained under the direction of Lori Buffalow and Rachel Jackson of the San Francisco 49ers as well as nationally accredited choreographers Greg Russell, Andrew Vacca, and Jeannine Sabo to name just a few. Kellsie has performed nationally at NCAA basketball tournaments, and as a member of the San Francisco 49ers Goldrush professional cheerleading and dance team has had the opportunity to perform in places such as China and Japan. Kellsie holds a Bachelors degree in Communications and has taught at multiple dance academies in both San Francisco and Seattle. Kellsie joined the Cornish Dance staff in 2014.
Advanced Teen/Adult Jazz is a fast paced workout to dynamic music. It encompasses warm up, isolations, abs, planks and full range of motion and full body warm ups. Center floor including turns, jumps leaps, and each class will build on a centre combination.
Attire: Black jazz pants or leggings, black leotard, jazz shoes, T-shirts O.K. hair back.
Pre- Requisite: Ballet fundamental training for positions, turns and basic movement vocabulary and an understanding of alignment. This will be a fast paced class for students ready to move and that have experience.