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Ballet - Advanced Beginning at ODC Dance

4.9(240)
351 Shotwell St, San Francisco, CA, 94110
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About this class

This class will build on the technique and vocabulary learned in the beginning level, with an emphasis on moving beautifully from one step to another. This class will work to incorporate breathing, coordination, musicality, and movement quality into the technique. Students should wear ballet slippers and form-fitting dance wear. Leotard and tights are ideal, but students may adjust their attire so that they are comfortable.

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How to prepare

Bring a photo ID for check-in. Wear loose, comfortable clothing that you can easily dance in and see your alignment and movement. Recommended Footwear: Contemporary, Modern Rhythms: barefoot. Fusion Rhythms, Hip Hop, House Dance: supportive sneakers Tap: Tap Shoes Ballet: Ballet Shoes Flamenco: Flamenco Shoes or Hard-soled shoes with a thick-heel. No open-toe sandals allowed. No black/rubber soled shoes allowed in studios.

How to get there

Check in at 351 Shotwell. It is between 17th and 18th street, NOT on the corner.

Studio amenities

Lockers, mats, showers

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Most recent reviews

Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Christopher
More challenging than I thought but really enjoyed it! Definitely more of an intermediate class than beginners
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
This class was great for students with a few years of prior ballet training. While pink tights and black leotards are optional, you should wear ballet slippers/pointe shoes.
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Super fun and a great workout, I was really feeling it in my calves and butt the next day! There is no beginner beginner class, so if you havent had much ballet training, it may be tough to keep up with the latter portions of the class involving more complex choreography but the teacher was patient and encouraging
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
adult level ballet class for beginners and intermediate. wonderful class and instructor! marika makes you feel welcome and puts you at ease with her kind demeanor. should have basic knowledge of ballet
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Love! Live piano makes the whole thing magical.
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Mariela is amazing.
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Marika is a wonderful teacher.
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
The class follows a traditional ballet technique format with classic barre exercises and center work. Marika is a truly wonderful teacher. She occasionally offers technical corrections but always in a positive way. Never done an embot? Not a worry because Marika will happily breakdown confusing steps so they're understood and more accessible. Oh and did I mention the live pianist? This class is gold!
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Class was good. Easier though than other classes (such as Lines) marked Advanced Beginning
Ballet - Advanced Beginning with Marika
Love Marika's clas!

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