Valley Dance Ensemble offers modern and african based classes for adults and creative movement and modern classes for children.Hold an annual spring performance in the Ellen Eccles Theatre.
Explores coordination, locomotor steps, rhythm and music, body awareness, improvisation, and the joy of movement stimulated by props, stories, art, poetry, and music.
Children 5-6 Classes
Introduces the technical skills of dance such as balance, control, dynamics, and simple patterns. Students learn some of the spontaneous skills of improvisation from both abstract and concrete simulations
Children 7-9 Classes
Dancers develop an awareness for the richness and stimulation of other dancers in both small groups and as an entire class.
Pre-teen (10-12) Class
Emphasizes basic modern dance technique and the creative process.
Adult Modern Dance Technique
An Introduction to modern dance, emphasizing a variety of styles and techniques. No experience necessary.
For the experienced dancer. Refine technical skills and explore the creative process.
African-based movement taught in an invigorating atmosphere. All levels of dancers welcome. Great aerobic workout!
Young Adult Modern Dance
Continues to build on skills learned in pre-tee class. Beginners in this age group also welcome.