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New Style Motherlode Studio in Oakland is the perfect place to get your funk on. They feature classes in a host of dance styles including hip-hop, femme hip-hop, contemporary, b-boying, and fusion. Sessions are typically an hour long and are very intensive, keyed to molding you into an expressive master of your chosen dance style in as short a time as possible. In addition to their adult classes, New Style Motherlode also features afterschool and summer youth classes for children between the ages of seven and 18. Teachers here are famed for being energetic, charming, talented, and attentive to each student’s needs.