RACINE, WI - 2017-18 SEASON CLASS SCHEDULE, DESCRIPTIONS & RATES


Our Racine, WI 2017-18 Class Session begins on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, and runs until our Showcase on Thursday, June 14, 2018 in Madison, WI. ALL Classes are held at our home, Sweatshop Studios, located at 740 College Avenue inside Living Light Community Center (2nd Floor, Northeast End of the building). View a Calendar of our Racine Class Schedule Here.

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--> Session runs from Wednesday, September 27, 2017 until our Showcase on Thursday, June 14, 2018 in Madison, WI
--> There will be NO CLASS: Thanksgiving (Nov. 23-24), Christmas Break (December 23 - January 7), and during Spring Break (March 20 - April 8, 2018).
--> There is a $12 Costume Fee for recital tshirts, due by April 30, 2018.
--> All Sweatshop Movement classes run about 50-55 minutes in length, within a 1 hour time block (unless otherwise noted), allowing for time for announcements, set up, and parent conversations before and after classes.
--> Classes and times are subject to change based on enrollment - we may combine classes as necessary, to insure that they run and we have enough students. :) We do our best to accomodate everyone's schedule to keep the most people dancing as possible! Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

TUESDAYS

Move Makers! TINY TOTS CREATIVE MOVEMENT with Ms. Erika
3:30-4:15pm • Location: The Sweatshop • ages 3-5
* This class runs 35-40 minutes long

WEDNESDAYS

BBOY/BGIRL & FUNK STYLES 101 (Breakin', Popping, Tutting) with Bboy AeFlex
5:00-6:00pm • Location: The Sweatshop • ages 5-14

FRIDAYS

YOUTH HIP HOP CHOREO 101 with Ms. Erika
3:30-4:30pm • Location: The Sweatshop • ages 6-11

SUNDAYS

HIP HOP DROP-IN
TBA • Location: The Sweatshop • ages 18+


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>>The SWEAT Shop / Sweatshop Studios is located at 740 College Avenue, Racine, WI inside the Living Light Community Center. [the old YWCA building across from the Courthouse] We are located on the 2nd floor of the building on the Northeast Corner of the building. Please enter through our door on the NORTH SIDE of the building just off of College Ave. Please do not contact the Community Center with questions - as they likely will not be able to answer them. Instead, please send us an email here.




CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Move Makers! TINY TOTS HIP HOP • Tues 3:30-4:15p
This class is aimed at tots ages 4-6 who love to move, shake and drop!! Students will learn a fun, kid-conscious routines while being introduced to the styles that are the foundation of “hip hop dance.” Dancers will engage in dance-related games and activities, all while building rhythm, skill, confidence, freestyle, and simple footwork. Class meant specifically for tots ages 4-6 with prior classroom experience and ready to move & groove!! Class runs 40-45 minutes in length.

BBOY / BGIRL 101 (Breakin') • Weds 5-6p
This class is aimed at high-energy youth looking to harness their inner bboy or bgirl!! Students will learn foundation moves of bboys and bgirls through various activities, and sets. Some classes will even offer a theme or story line. Classes begin with a warm-up, and continue with work on freezes, power, style, and small sets. Youth will develop strength, coordination, and flexibility, and gain confidence in freestyle ability. Each class ends with a mini-battle. Don't be fooled by breakdancing classes taught by "dance teachers." Our class is taught by real bboys & bgirls living and battling in the bboy scene, with both accreditation and a passion to teach & mentor the young! You wouldn't take your ballet classes from a bboy, so make sure your breakin classes are taught by real bboys & bgirls!!

YOUTH HIP HOP CHOREO 101 • Fri 3:30-4:30p
This class is aimed at high-energy youth looking to get up & move!! Students will learn fun, kid-conscious, hip hop routines while being introduced to the styles that are the foundation of “hip hop dance”: including techniques of steppin, poppin, toprockin, tutting, gliding, music-video-style, and some simple floorwork. Classes begin with a warm-up, and introductions to the various styles, and concludes with choreography. We place strong emphasis on developing creativity and confidence, gearing them towards “freestyling”, as they also increase flexibility, strength, and coordination – all while having a great time!




CLASS RATES

We encourage dancers to sign up for the full year term, as this is the most cost-effective solution, and is also most beneficial to our students’ learning, however we understand that circumstances may prevent or limit you to joining for just one semester of classes. For the 2016-17 Calendar in Racine, WI, class tuition is as follows:

FULL YEAR tuition

1 dancer per family: $330
2-3 dancers per family: 5% Discount
4+ dancers per family: 10% Discount

SPRING SESSION ONLY tuition

1 dancer per family: $209
2-3 dancers per family: 5% Discount
4+ dancers per family: 10% Discount


* We are PROUD to offer extremely discounted rates to dancers who apply to our scholarship program. If you are registering for classes, and want to apply for a scholarship, please message us or send an email to our Scholarship Committe here. Please contact us for further information if you believe you qualify, or visit our Scholarship page here.