What’s it all about?
Jazz dance refers to dance styles that originated in African tribal dances. It has been reshaped and developed over time by changes in music and influences of time. Street Jazz is funky and groovy, combining jazz and ballet techniques with street styles of dance and modern-day popular music.
What will we cover?
For all jazz newbies, this class will begin with a warm-up and introduction into basic jazz moves before applying the techniques to upbeat modern music in a short choreography. The class aims to teach you basic techniques and how they can be translated to street dance that is executed with style and attitude.
Who will be teaching
Luke is a dancer of 6 years, mainly in the styles of contemporary and jazz. He finds himself lacking the swag in hip hop but is slowly stepping into that field. Being extremely passionate about dance, he squeezes time out of his busy schedule as a medical student to take to the floor, even if it is just to boogie in his room.