Session:Fall 2023 Chapter: Rockford Location: First Baptist Church of Machesney Park Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Day: Monday Starts: 08/28 Ages: 13 - 18 Tuition: $235.00 Open Spots: 0
** Registration ended September 5, 2023 at 11:55pm
This class is full!
Hip Hop dance is a high-energy form utilizing upbeat music from many genres. Dancers will be challenged to improve their coordination, strength, precision, musicality, and style through technique and dance combinations. Constantly changing trends and music keep this dance form exciting and current for students at all levels!
This class is currently full.
A former CYT student, Josiah Payne performed in 11 productions from 2001-2005. Upon graduation, Josiah began teaching dance and stage combat classes and and worked as a choreographer and fight coordinator on several CYT shows. He was involved in the creation of CYT's Project Dance program in 2008 and was the coach for the Lake County chapter for 2 years. Josiah left CYT in 2010, pursuing a BFA in Theater/Dance Performance at Northern Illinois University, with which he graduated in 2013. He spent 9 seasons performing in a variety of roles at Six Flags Great America and has been a guest artist with Illinois youth Dance Theater, Rockford Dance Company, and Dance Center North. Josiah recently joined CYT's Main Office Staff as a Sets Warehouse Manager and is excited for the opportunity to return to teaching and to share his love of theater, dance, and combat with a new generation of CYT students.