The focus at OKC Swing Dance Club is on West Coast swing. The exceedingly social dance is made up of sweeping spins set to brassy, upbeat tunes. With roots in Los Angeles and some of the quirky aesthetic of rockabilly, it can be ideal for dancers of all ages and skill levels. Instructors also pass down techniques from other styles, such as salsa, country-western, and ballroom, and this can allow one to become the center of attention at a party without crying into a smashed piñata for hours. To help the staff, visiting dancers and teachers at the studio lead workshops on creative movement.
During each 50-minute group lesson, Dance Magic Studio's head fancy-footer, Nick Felix, and his nimble squad can teach singles and doubles traditional ballroom dancing, rotating dance styles each day. Available dance genres include fox trot, waltz, and tango, as well as country, swing, and rumba, with each class efficiently exorcising demons from proms past or failed devil dance-offs. During each lesson, Nick teaches new footwork, allowing feather-feet to drop in at random until all five classes have been filed under the “rhythm” section of each well-organized brain. During practice dance parties, 10,000 square feet of floor space frees eager students of movement to liberate stiff legs and attempt complex maneuvers without accidentally stepping on any nearby feet or Bigfeet.
Students of all ages find themselves at home on Dance Makers's sprawling floating-hardwood floor, where certified instructors teach ballroom dances that range from swing and Latin styles to country and western. Twice a year, students can show off their dance chops in showcases held at the studio.
Ovations offers classes for children age 18 months toadults. We offer a wide range of class options from beginner to highly competitive.Ovations commits to providing age appropriate, innovative curriculum taught by technically trained instructors.
A mainstay at local art festivals and cultural events, the belly-dance troupe comprised of confident ladies and their twisty abdomens also tutors rigid tummies in the art of undulation. The staff’s extensive training in Middle Eastern and North African dance prompts shimmying amateurs to loosen up their abs, enhance their posture, and build core-muscle strength. Within a friendly, open environment that celebrates bodies of all shapes and sizes, students will ripple and roll like the waves of the ocean or silk bloomers billowing on the clothesline. Though the sensuous belly rolls, hip drops, and shoulder shimmies appear effortless, seminar students will isolate core muscles to perform each gesture with precision and hone their bodies into lean, serpentine shapes that are perfect for catching field mice or navigating gutters.
We offer: -"Mommy and Me" classes for 2 year olds. -Creative movement and primary level, devoted to 4-8 year olds. -Pre-professional training levels 1-4, for ages 8-20. -Community ballet for teens and adults that want to dance in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.