CLASSES

Studios After Dark ADULT PROGRAM
2 Locations; Dallas + Frisco

Dallas|Park Cities

Fundamentals-Ballet, Barre and Beyond

Fundamentals-Ballet, Barre and Beyond

Beginning / Intermediate Ballet

Fundamentals-Ballet, Barre and Beyond focuses on ballet technique while classical music plays in the background.  Your inner prima ballerina will transform as you work on barre, center work, and across the floor exercises. This class will show you just how fun ballet truly can be!

Tuesdays | 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm | Caroline Berko

Lyrical Fusion

Lyrical Fusion

Contemporary

Lyrical fusion is perfect for the adult looking for a class with contemporary style fused with lyrical elements.

Tuesdays | 7:00 pm – 8:10 pm | Michael Mayes

D Town Funk

D Town Funk

Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hop

D-Town Funk is an adult beginner/intermediate hip hop class designed to introduce the basics of hip hop technique, and expand on that foundation with grooves and combinations that include the latest moves, dances to today’s hottest music. The fun and energetic choreography taught by Mr. Robert Anthony  will spark your desire to dance, and give you confidence in your new hip hop moves.

Mondays | 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm | Robert Anthony

Jazz Fusion

Jazz Fusion

Jazz

Leap, turn and jam your way through our one-of-a-kind adult Jazz Fusion class. Combining Jazz, Contemporary, Modern and Lyrical styles of movement, this unique dance experience will keep you fit and inspired and in step with the latest jazz and contemporary moves!

Thursdays | 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm | Michael Mayes

Beginner Ballroom

Beginner Ballroom

Ballroom

Have you ever dreamed of being on “Dancing with the Stars”? This Latin ballroom class is structured around the 5 Latin styles chacha, samba, rumba, paso and jive that you see on the show. This class will feature a balanced combination of syllabus technique as well as social dance skills.

Thursdays | 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm | Adrienne Healy

Cutting Edge

Cutting Edge Contemporary

Contemporary

Cutting Edge Contemporary classes will pull your artistic side to the forefront of your dancer being.  You will explore power and expression through cutting edge contemporary exercises, choreography, and music.  Become the artist you aspire to be through the best contemporary class in town.

Tuesdays | 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm | Stevo McMaryion


Wednesdays | 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm | Vincent Hardy

Jazz Funk

Jazz Funk

Jazz

Get funky and find your groove to the latest music in this high-energy class guaranteed to make you push yourself to the limits. From hard-hitting, to flirty, to trendy, the combinations you’ll learn here will challenge and inspire you to give your all, while having fun and staying in shape.

Tuesdays | 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Stevo McMaryion

Ladies Night

Ladies Night

Sassy Jazz
It’s ladies night! Grab your girlfriends and join us for Ladies Night Adult Sassy Jazz! This class brings a funky style and expressive elements into dance and encourages lively individuality. Each class includes a proper warm-up, followed by a sassy combination and a cool down to finish.

Wednesdays | 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Amanda Petit

Absolute Beg Ballet

Absolute Beg Ballet

Beginning Ballet

Come enjoy the beauty and grace of classical ballet! This class will cover basic ballet positions, steps and vocabulary with a focus on the student’s awareness of proper posture and body alignment. Standing barre work and center floor exercises will be given to enhance coordination, strength, balance and flexibility. Participants will also develop a sense of musical awareness and movement quality. No prior ballet experience necessary

Mondays | 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Lia Karagianopolous

Wicked Awesome Broadway

Wicked Awesome Broadway

Broadway Dance

It’s time to move from the audience into center stage with our Wicked Awesome Broadway class. It is a high-energy, Fosse fizzling environment for those adults who have had previous Broadway dance experience as well as those who are brand new to movement! Everyone’s welcome in the Room Where it Happens. You will be dancing your way through West Side Story to Chicago. Be the Broadway star you were meant to be with this Wicked Awesome Broadway class.

Thursdays | 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm | Jeremy Dumont

Rhythms and Riffs

Rhythms and Riffs

Rhythmic Tap

Tap dancing is something a lot of kids grow up with, but don’t get to exercise when they get out of school. Not anymore! We offer tap dance instruction to former tappers looking to get back in the swing of things. If you’ve never tapped and always thought it would be fun to learn, it’s not too late – come sign up!

Wednesdays | 8:30 pm – 9:15 pm | Sean Smith

Body Rock

Body Rock

Hip Hop

Body Rock is a hard-hitting, body-grooving and mind-blowing adult intermediate/advanced hip hop class. This class will allow you to explore your inner diva or beast by using your body to create powerful dance moves and fun and energetic choreography. Hip Hop Essentials will ignite your fuel for funk and bring the hip hop flavor straight to your senses. You will pop and lock to popular tunes and enjoy the latest hip hop choreography in this class.

Tuesdays | 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Maddie Mayo

Frisco

Classes Start in October

Absolute Beginning Ballet

Absolute Beginning Ballet

Come enjoy the beauty and grace of classical ballet! This class will cover basic ballet positions, steps and vocabulary with a focus on the student’s awareness of proper posture and body alignment. Standing barre work and center floor exercises will be given to enhance coordination, strength, balance and flexibility. Participants will also develop a sense of musical awareness and movement quality. No prior ballet experience necessary!

Fridays | 9:30 am – 10:30 am

  • This class meets in 8 wk sessions, 10/3-11/21 AND 1/9-2/27
  • Must Sign up for the session at $200 session
Gentle Stretch

Gentle Stretch

With a soft approach, Gentle Stretch focuses on stress reduction, breathwork, stretching, strengthening, and balance. We will incorporate both standing and prone positions, requiring participants to have the ability to get up from and down to the floor unassisted.

Mondays | 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Gentle Ballet

Gentle Ballet

Beginning Ballet

Gentle Ballet focuses on basic beginning ballet technique while classical music plays in the background.  You’ll be guided through the fundamentals of ballet technique in a welcoming, lighthearted environment. We laugh and sweat our way through a classical ballet barre, gentle stretching, and build on our progress with movement across the floor. Join us for a gentle, come-as-you-are class designed to combine a high-quality technical foundation with the freedom and joy of ballet.

Wednesdays | 10:30 am – 11:25 am

Beginner Ballroom

Beginner Ballroom

Beginning Ballroom

Have you ever dreamed of being on “Dancing with the Stars”? This Latin ballroom class is structured around the 5 Latin styles chacha, samba, rumba, paso and jive that you see on the show. This class will feature a balanced combination of syllabus technique as well as social dance skills.

Mondays | 6:15 pm – 7:10 pm | Adrienne Healy

Adult Acting

Adult Acting

To be, or not to be. That is the question! This class is an introductory course geared toward students who are interested in learning more about the world of acting. Students will learn monologues and work on scenes all the while building a solid foundation of acting terms and techniques. Come and take center stage and be the actor you have always wanted to be!

Thursdays | 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Lizz Bashore

This class meets in 8 wk sessions, 10/3-11/21 & 1/9-2/27
Must Sign up for the session at $250 session
Hip Hop Essentials

Hip Hop Essentials

Hip Hop

Hip Hop Essentials is a hard-hitting, body-grooving and mind-blowing adult intermediate/advanced hip hop class. This class will allow you to explore your inner diva or beast by using your body to create powerful dance moves and fun and energetic choreography. Hip Hop Essentials will ignite your fuel for funk and bring the hip hop flavor straight to your senses. You will pop and lock to popular tunes and enjoy the latest hip hop choreography in this class.

Mondays | 8:15 pm – 9:30 pm | Maddie Mayo

Adult Chorus

Adult Chorus

Experience the joy of choral singing in a challenging, supportive and friendly environment. Learn well-known classical selections to crossover music to choral arrangements of classic popular pieces. No audition or prior choral experience required.

 

Wednesdays | 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

D Town Funk

D-Town Funk

Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hop

D-Town Funk is an adult beginner/intermediate hip hop class designed to introduce the basics of hip hop technique, and expand on that foundation with grooves and combinations that include the latest moves, dances to today’s hottest music. The fun and energetic choreography taught by Mr. Robert Anthony  will spark your desire to dance, and give you confidence in your new hip hop moves.

Wednesdays | 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm | Robert Hernandez

Dance Fitness

Dance Fitness

Dance your way to fitness in a high-impact dance class choreographed to your favorite music. From Pop Princesses to Hip-Hop Swagger, some Sexy Salsa to West Coast Swing – you will enjoy a fusion of good beats and dynamic dance moves while having a great time!

Mondays | 9:30 am – 10:25 am

Pilates Mat

Pilates Mat

Start with the basics and get the most out of your Pilates Mat Classes! You will learn the fundamentals and proper technique of Pilates mat, focusing on body connections, breathing, alignment and awareness. Learn how to identify your own weaknesses and imbalances and work with them to restore healthier movement. This class is great for newcomers to Pilates, who want to get the most out of mat class, and for those who want to refine their knowledge, understanding and ability.

Wednesdays | 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Lyrical Fusion

Lyrical Fusion

Contemporary

Lyrical fusion is perfect for the adult looking for a class with contemporary style fused with lyrical elements.

Wednesdays | 8:15 pm – 9:30 pm | Michael Mayes

Tap Essentials

Tap Essentials

Rhythmic Tap

Tap dancing is something a lot of kids grow up with, but don’t get to exercise when they get out of school. Not anymore! We offer tap dance instruction to former tappers looking to get back in the swing of things. If you’ve never tapped and always thought it would be fun to learn, it’s not too late – come sign up!

Wednesdays | 8:00 pm – 8:40 pm | Rhythmic Souls
Thursdays
| 7:45 pm – 8:30 pm | Rhythmic Souls
Broadway Dance

Broadway Dance 

Jazz

Fulfill your dreams of becoming a star on Broadway!  Based on the Broadway era from the 1920s to the present, our Broadway dance classes are sure to capture the heart of anyone interested in the performing arts. You will learn strong technique in jazz fundamentals as well as choreography derived from various Broadway styles.

Thursdays | 8:30 pm – 9:25 pm | Lia Karagianopolous

Cutting Edge

Cutting Edge Contemporary

Contemporary

Cutting Edge Contemporary classes will pull your artistic side to the forefront of your dancer being.  You will explore power and expression through cutting edge contemporary exercises, choreography, and music.  Become the artist you aspire to be through the best contemporary class in town.

Tuesdays | 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm |  Lia Karagianopolous

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