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TYPES OF CLASSES

GROUP CLASSES

Although each course has a syllabus, our instructors have been trained to adapt the pace of instruction to each individual ​group class. Why not take the opportunity to learn new dance figures and make new friends! Our instructors are even more energised by lively classes, so don't be afraid to ask questions and have fun!

PRIVATE (INDIVIDUAL)

Whether you are a beginner or advanced dancer, private lessons are the best way to learn a new dance, improve on your technique or create an individualized choreography in the comfort of learning at your own pace.

PRIVATE (GROUP)

Private lessons are individually tailored by our professional instructors for your needs – social dancing for recreation/parties, competitive dancing or your group performance choreography. Create your own private group for a conducive learning experience!

CORPORATE

Corporate Classes are great opportunities for staff-bonding. A special dance choreography can be arranged for company dinner and dance performances.

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BEGINNERS COURSES

ACTIVATE YOUR MIND & BODY

Lessons will be held weekly for 8 sessions, where you will concentrate on the basic figures and musical timing of your chosen dance style. This introductory course is great for beginners who would like to enjoy social functions with confidence and poise, or for those who simply love to dance. No prior dance experience or partner is required.

Courses: 

SOCIAL- Salsa, Mambo, Rock 'n' Roll, Merengue, Bachata

LATIN - Samba, Cha Cha, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

STANDARD - Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep

GROUP CLASSES

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INTERMEDIATE DANCE COURSES

ABSORB THE MATERIAL

For those of you who have learned the basics of your chosen dance style, our Intermediate Dance Courses will be a perfect opportunity to learn new techniques and choreographies. The course may be taken as a follow-up from the Beginners course, or taken on its own for those who have the basic dance background in that style. In this course, you will also learn interesting class routine to impress friends during social functions and events. 

Courses: 

SOCIAL - Salsa

LATIN - Samba, Cha Cha, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

STANDARD - Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep

TECHNIQUE I, II, III &

ADVANCED TECHNIQUE COURSES

STRENGTHEN AND REFINE

The Technique and Advanced Technique courses are catered for individuals who prefer more challenging dance movements and routines. After completing the Intermediate courses (or prior intermediate dance experience), students will learn more advanced figures and detailed technique in the particular dance style. Dance figures are broken down into its fundaments alongside more intricate choreography to allow students to focus on improving their quality of dancing. 

Courses: 

LATIN - Samba, Cha Cha, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

STANDARD - Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep

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SOLO LADIES

EXPRESS YOURSELF INDEPENDENTLY

The 'Solo Ladies Latin' dance category was pioneered by our academy's founders, and its popularity has grown tremendously in competitions around Asia and parts of Europe. The reason is simple - why stop your dancing just because you do not have a partner? Everyone is free to dance independently and showcase his/her individual dance skills. 

In our Solo Ladies Latin course, you will learn special Solo Latin choreographies, fine-tune your sense of rhythm and strengthen your floor presence. Dance freely, stay fit and discover your own, unique style!

Courses: Beginners, Intermediate and Technique/Advanced Technique Solo Ladies Latin.

 

SHOWDANCE LATIN/ STANDARD

LET LOOSE AND HAVE FUN

Shawn and Gladys Dance Academy organizes a myriad of performance opportunities at recitals and championship events. Though performing is optional, students have the most fun and satisfaction during the performance itself! You are free to express yourself through dance in your own unique way. Adults Showdance classes normally begin months before a performance event. The choreographies integrate a variety of other dance genres into the bases of Latin or Standard dance, to create a meaningful and entertaining dance performance.

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COMPETITION PREPARATION

BUILD YOUR BEST SELF

The Competition Preparation courses is a step up from Technique and Advanced Technique classes. In this series, you will be able to challenge yourself with more in-depth dance techniques and performance skills. The class focuses on one or more of the WDSF judging components of competitions – Technical Quality, Music and Movement, Partnering Skills, and Choreography and Presentation. With such knowledge in mind, you will be more confident during competitions!

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