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Basic Hip-Hop and Break Dancing consists of a warm-up, stretches, exercises, isolations, across the floor, combinations and free-style practices. Learn hip-hop dance vocabulary while learning about the history and evolution of the culture from east coast break-dance styles to west coast popping and locking techniques plus so much more. Emphasis is placed on free-style and personal expression of this dynamic dance culture.

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  • Basic Hip-Hop and Breakdancing (6-7 Years)

    First Session: Tue, Jan 27, 2015, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

    Instructor: Elias Kababa  show bio

    Eli Kababa has worked as a teaching artist with New York City Ballet since 2005. He began his career as a Martial Artist/Break-dancer who became a Fine Arts Major and from the beginning has made a name for himself in part because of his ability to move through several genres of dance. His fusion style received special recognition at the Prague International Dance Festival for his choreography in the Dance Theatre Division. Together with Kimberly Pinto, Mr. Kababa formed Garden State Dance Project, which has performed extensively throughout New Jersey and New York and in 2007 was invited by the YM-YWHA of North Jersey to become the company in residence. In 2011, Mr. Kababa became the Dance Director of the Wayne, New Jersey YMCA School of Performing Arts. He also currently teaches and directs the School's Junior Company, 'Pioneers,' working in an eclectic blend of ballet, contemporar...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 16

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: NB07, Lower Dance Studio

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  • Basic Hip-Hop and Breakdancing (6-7 Years)

    First Session: Fri, Jan 30, 2015, 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

    Instructor: Leah Dowdy  show bio

    Leah Dowdy is a vivacious actress, singer and classically trained dancer. Born and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania, her passion for performance began at a young age when she first started taking dance lessons at The Rock School West where she studied the art of ballet, jazz and hip-hop for a total of twelve years. Leah went on to further study her craft at the University of Pittsburgh where she served as an executive board member and student choreographer for the Pitt Dance Ensemble, attended and competed in multiple ACDFA (American College Dance Festival Association) competitions and first began teaching dance with the Healthy Program in Pittsburgh public schools. A proud panther, Leah graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a BA in Film Studies, a BA in Communication & Rhetoric and a minor in Dance in the spring of 2011. Leah has also studied at Broadway Dance Center as well as the Imperial College...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Friday

    Sessions: 18

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: Buttenwieser Hall, 2nd Fl

    Price: from $426.00

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