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Adult Program

Tired of going to the gym? Need something fresh that will get you movin’ and grovin’ ? If you're looking for a class where the instructors know your name and give you personal attention, we’ve got the classes for you!

Performance Opportunity

You can also experience the thrill of stage performance! Our adult program offers participants a unique opportunity to be a part of our annual performances in December and June. This optional feature for our adult students becomes an exciting goal to aim for! Mark your calendars now!

How To Register

Classes fill up fast, so sign up early to reserve your spot. You're able to join at any point. Participants who have never taken classes at Shan-Yee Poon Ballet School must complete a registration form and submit in with payment. You can also come in to register before the class in person. Some classes fill before the start date, so pre-register if you can!

Pricing (except for Ballroom)

 $84
4 weeks Beginning/Elmentary Ballet series (2 classes/week - that's only $10.50/class)
 $44
4 week series Beginning/Elementary Ballet series (1 class/week - that's only $11/class)

Drop In -
 $14 Drop-In

Class Card -
4
classes - $48 ($12/class) expires in 45 days
8 classes - $88 ($11/class) expires in 60 days

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We accept cash, check, Visa, MC, AX, Discover
Registration is required at your first visit.


Class Descriptions

Ballroom - Dancesport: See our Ballroom Page for Info!




Intermediate Ballet

Come and learn more than you thought possible and improve more than you ever have with these intense and highly focused workshops. Whether you want to jump-start your existing training or kick-start a dormant one, these are just the workshops you've been looking for. Don't miss the opportunity to study from our master class instructors who combine vast experience in performing leading roles in major
companies with extensive hands-on instructions.

  Wednesday 6:30 to 8 pm
  No Classes on 8/6, 8/13 tbc
 

  Saturday 1:15 to 2:45 pm*
  Watch for new start date!

  *Please call or email to be put on the wait list.

Beginning/Elementary Ballet
Ballet is the ultimate activity for giving so many different benefits while engaging in an enjoyable and enriching art form. Grace and poise are developed along with strength, flexibility and muscle tone. Looking and feeling better about oneself builds greater confidence and positive outlook. This ongoing, four-weeks series will deepen your love for dance and provides individualized training to perfect ballet technique. Each class includes a warm up, barre, and center work. You will experience the exciting challenge of mastering intricate footwork, dynamic turns, versatile dance combinations and exciting air-borne movements.

  Tuesday and Thursday 7 to 8:30 pm
  No Classes 8/6 & 8/7; 8/12 & 8/14 tbc
 


Afro Caribbean Fusion - NEW
Come and join us for this fun, high energy dance class! This is a high energy dance class that incorporates movement from various Afro-Caribbean styles such as Afro-Brazilian, Afro-Haitian, and Afro-Cuban. Mix that in with a little Jazz and lots of rhythm, and you'll get an hour of shoulder shaking fun! Dress comfortably and be ready to move!

  Tuesday 7 to 8:15 pm Put Your Name on our Wait List!

Hip-Hop 
This class will highlight all styles of hip-hop technique, including popping, breaking, locking, house, and popular grooves—old school and new. This class is open to all dancers, whether you’re new or a veteran. Each class includes a warm up (isolations of the body, conditioning, and stretching,) floor work, technique, and combinations. You’re encouraged to be creative as you develop your personal style and technical ability.

  Monday 7 to 8 pm
  Saturday 1 to 2:15 pm

Cardio Hip-Hop - NEW - Starts September 8th
Get a fun and great work out! This class will highlight all styles of hip-hop technique, including popping, breaking, locking, house, and popular grooves—old school and new. This class is open to everyone.

  Monday 8 - 9 pm

Tap
Enjoy this class of toe tapping fun as you build a strong foundation in tap technique and explore Broadway, rhythm tap and improvisation styles in a choreographed piece. Sweep across the dance floor with exciting, rhythmic dance moves and percussive sounds.

  Wednesday 7 to 8:15 pm

Contemporary
Come and learn this beautiful dance style and experience the joy of exploring movements. This workshop is great for anyone looking to learn more dance moves while enjoying a great physical workout. You will gain strength, flexibility and confidence while you learn the principles of contemporary dance, and have fun putting together movements into a choreographed piece. This is a beginning level series.

  Put your name on our wait list!

Jazz - Lyrical Jazz
This is a dynamic Jazz Dance Workshop flavored with lyrical and contemporary dance styles. There is an emphasis on moving with a strong and grounded energy while developing Jazz technique and a performance piece. This class is a collaboration of many techniques and styles of dance. It also encourages participants to express their individuality and heighten their creativity while forming a strong and versatile technical foundation.

  Put your name on our wait list!