Now offering online Summer Classes!
Now registering Creative Dance for ages 3-5; Creative Movement for Seniors; Beginning Contemporary Dance
See below for class descriptions and more information.
Creative Dance for ages 3-5
Tuesdays from 9:00 – 9:45 AM: June 16 – July 14th, 2020
To register and for more information please click HERE
Through story dances, improvisation, and facilitated dance/movement games students gain confidence, learn basic dance skills, and connect to rhythm in this nurturing online creative movement class. This class explores different themes such as Under the Sea, The Jungle, The Secret Garden, and Fairytales. Students will develop basic technique, create story dances, express themselves through movement and words, and enhance self-regulation skills.
Tuition: $50.00 for the five class session.
Please contact me if finances are a barrier for you as I have a limited number of subsidized spaces available for this class.
Registration is limited to 15 students.
Creative Movement for Seniors (Through Durham Arts Council)
Tuesdays - June 16 - 30th, 10:30 - 11:30 AM
To register and for more information please visit: https://reg130.imperisoft.com/DurhamArts/ProgramDetail/3739383339/Registration.aspx
Participants explore movement and memories from home in this online creative movement class for seniors. The class begins with a seated warm up and progresses to standing. Modifications will be provided for those who want to remain seated for the class. We will explore poems and memories through movement. Participants will experience an increase in mobility and range of motion though safe and supported movement activities. Though we are apart we can still move together and build community. No prior experience is necessary. Please join us! This is a 3 week class.
Beginning Contemporary Dance - Ages 14+ (Through Durham Arts Council)
Tuesdays - June 16 - 30th, 5:30 - 6:30 PM
To register and for more information please visit: https://reg130.imperisoft.com/DurhamArts/ProgramDetail/3739383338/Registration.aspx
This fun and energetic online class provides adult students with a foundation in contemporary technique and builds strength & flexibility. Classes are up-beat and can be modified to work in any space. We begin with a warm-up, followed by movement adapted for the spaces we are in and choreography sequences will build from class to class. Students should be barefoot or wear sneakers comfortable clothing that allows them to move freely. A chair can be used to support stability. This is a 3 week class.
Heather Bryce is the Artistic Director and founder of Bryce Dance Company. Bryce currently works as a Teaching Artist (now teaching online) for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Lincoln Center Education and The Center for Arts Education. She recently relocated from NYC to Graham, NC. Her work has been presented at venues including: Ailey Citigroup Theater, The Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Mark Morris Dance Center, Gibney, Dixon Place, The Tank, Town Hall Theater, The Dance Complex, and Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center. She holds her MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts from Goddard College.
Bryce Dance Company offers dance residencies and one time workshops for individuals of ALL ages and abilities with Master Teaching Artist Heather Bryce and company members. Please see the descriptions below for specific information about our current program offerings. If you would like to develop an individually tailored residency or workshop not described here please reach out directly through email to email@example.com so we can develop a structure to meet your needs.
Bryce Dance Company’s eight week residencies provide students with an hour-long dance class once per week for eight weeks. Dance classes are for ALL ages and abilities and are focused on providing opportunities for whole body movement, developing basic contemporary dance technique, expanding current movement repertoire, instilling a sense of joy, and providing opportunities for creative expression. All classes have one lead teacher and at least one assistant teacher.
Activities: 8 hours of dance classes and culminating performance with students
Ages: All ages
Location: Community center, senior center, recreational center, mental health center, residential home, prison, school.
Duration: 8 weeks or intensive week-long residency. Longer or shorter residency options available upon request.
Students served: Dance class: 25 students maximum with one lead and one assistant teacher. Up to 35 students maximum per class with one lead and two assistant teachers.
Bryce Dance Company offers dance workshops for individuals of all ages and abilities in modern dance technique, contemporary dance, company repertory, and creative dance. Workshops can be scheduled for 1-2 hours with one lead teacher and up to two assistant teachers.
Activities: 1-2 hour dance workshop
Ages: All ages
Location: Community center, senior center, recreational center, mental health center, residential home, prison, school
Duration: 1-2 consecutive hours