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Dance

Whether students are new to dance, or are dancers with exceptional training, the College Prep Dance Program has the level and performance opportunity to challenge and inspire.

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  • Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Dance

    Beginning Dance 
    This dynamic class is designed to introduce students to new and varied forms of movement in modern, jazz, and ballet dance technique. Diverse choreography, music, and collaborations enable dancers to stretch their imaginations. Students have the opportunity to apply to be a dancer in the CHOREO Series, our Student Dance Show held every January. All students perform in the annual Dance Showcase Performance held in late spring.
    Intermediate Dance
    This class provides an opportunity for students who want to further their commitment to dance. Students in this class work with their teacher and with guest choreographers to deepen their technique and to prepare for the Dance Showcase Performance held annually in the spring. Qualified Seniors and Juniors may apply to choreograph and/or dance in the CHOREO Series, our student concert held in late January. Prerequisite is permission of the instructor. Qualified freshmen may take this class.
     
    Advanced Dance
    This class is for students who have made dance their major artistic commitment. Students work with a wide variety of guest choreographers. They perform throughout the year at College Prep and around the Bay Area. Qualified Seniors and Juniors may apply to choreograph and/or dance for the CHOREO Series, a student concert held in late January. The Performing Dance Group (PDG) is made up of dancers from the Advanced Dance class and prerequisite is permission of the instructor. Qualified freshmen may take this class.
  • Performing Dance Group

    Performing Dance Group (PDG) is an audition-based advanced dance company. Students perform at a variety of College Prep functions, in Bay Area schools and theaters, and on the biennial Music Tour. PDG rehearses after school and on weekends.

Upcoming Dance Performances

4th Annual Student Dance Show: CHOREO Series 2019
 
Saturday January 26th, 2019
7:00 pm Buttner Auditorium
 
Annual Spring Performance: Hard Times Require Passionate Dancing
 
Thursday, April 25
7:00 pm Buttner Auditorium
 
Friday, April 26
8:00 pm Buttner Auditorium
 
Saturday, April 27
8:00 pm Buttner Auditorium

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Past Dance Productions

BE(ing) in Dance

We Dance

Flash Mob

BODYStories

Flash Mob

mens conscia recti

a mind aware of what is right