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Adult Classes

ADULT CLASSES

Adult Modern Dance Wed. 6:10-7:10 pm  

Adult Modern Dance class is an intermediate-level technique class that incorporates a full-body movement warm-up, modern dance techniques, improvisation, and phrase work. Class is moderate to high energy and requires some previous experience with movement.

Walk-in rate $25.00 

4 Classes $80.00

8 Classes $156.00

Please RSVP 

Adult Absolute Beginner Dance (TBD, 2024)

Adult Absolute Beginner Dance class is a beginner-level technique class that incorporates a gentle full-body movement warm-up, and dance techniques including Ballet, and Modern. This class requires no previous experience with movement.

Walk-in rate $25.00 

4 Classes $80.00

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Morning Ballet Sat. 10-11 am 

Morning Ballet is a gentle ballet class that will focus on learning how to connect to ballet movement and make it authentic to you and your body.  This class also incorporates beginner yoga and pilates.   Find a gentle way to do ballet. Some previous dance experience is good but not necessary.

Walk-in rate $25.00 

4 Classes $80.00

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Movement Fundamentals (Fitness with Robert Schmelzer)

Sat. 9-9:45 am

Start your Saturday with gentle movement led by Robert Schmelzer. 

Build Balance, Strength, and coordination. Your body will feel great!

Please RSVP 

Mat Core(Fitness)

Mon. 5-6 pm

A conditioning class for all types of people.  We will focus on flexibility, and core stability and always finish with a cool down that will leave you feeling relaxed and energized.  Open to all levels. No experience is needed beginners are welcome. 

Walk-in rate $25.00 

4 Classes $80.00

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Joy of Movement (Workshop April, 21 at 2 pm)

This workshop welcomes participants of all levels, from beginners to seasoned dancers. Whether you're looking to unlock your creativity, enhance your dance skills, or simply enjoy the joy of movement, this workshop is designed for you.

Must Register in advance. $35.00

Please RSVP 

Power Yoga Monday  6:30-7:45 pm

High Energy Power Vinyasa Style Class with Stephanie.

This class is a moderate/advanced flow focused on strength-building, breath, and endurance with a restorative cool down that will leave you feeling great.

Walk-in rate $25.00 

4 Classes $80.00

8 Classes $156.00
Please RSVP 

Adult Capoeira Tuesday 7:00-8:15 pm with Kevin De-Sheilds

Open Studio Thursday 5-6 pm w/ Linalynn 

First Tue of the month we train in New Haven with Capoeira Esperança CT.

Afro-Brazilian Martial Arts, Dance, and Music 

High energy and joyful class. Build strength, endurance, and coordination, and have fun learning Capoeira. Learn the culture of Capoeria through songs and movement.   

This is an all levels class and beginners are always welcome. 

This is a mix of in-person and Zoom classes led by Capoeira Esperança CT.

Walk in $25.00

4 for classes $80.00

Please RSVP 

Afro-Colombian Dance with Merly (NEW TIME)

Tuesday 6- 7 pm

No experience is needed. Skirts are provided. 

Walk in $25.00

4 classes $80.00

Please RSVP 

Salsa and Bachata with Marina of Salsawave

Friday Lady's style 5-6 pm and Partner 6-7 pm

Saturday Lady's Style 3-4 pm and Partner Class 4-5 pm

The Intermediate classes follow the partner class.

Learn More: www.salsawave.com 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons  

Not ready for a class or looking for a private setting.  RVDP offers private sessions.

Looking for Pre or Post-Natal Fitness?  Linalynn is a Fit for Birth Specialist who offers private sessions to help you meet your personal goals. 

$75.00 Assessment and design program 

$55.00 per hour

Youth Classes

Express Yourself age 6+ Monday 3:45-4:45

This is a fun class design to introduce dance skills and allow children to freestyle and explore movement. No experience is needed. 

Fundamentals of Dance ages 6+ Tue. 4:45-5:45 pm

Fundamentals of Dance for boys and girls will develop a foundation of dance skills developing body awareness, self-confidence, and cooperation.  Introduction to Ballet, Improvisation, Yoga, and Modern Dance.  No previous experience is needed.

Yoga and Movement age 8+ Tue. 3:45-4:45 pm

This class will teach beginner yoga flow and incorporate creative movement and yoga games.

No previous experience with yoga or dance is needed.

SoMA Bus Stop for DRES students. 

Kids Capoeira Thur. 3:45-4:45 pm

Explore movement in a fun and safe way.  This class is for boys and girls who enjoy climbing, rolling, jumping, and acting like a Ninja. The class will include a challenging obstacle course that encourages body awareness, mobility, and strength.  Students will learn Capoeira movement and music. SoMA Bus Stop for DRES students. 

Ballet and Modern age 8+

Wed. 3:45-4:45 pm

This dance class is an all-level technique class that incorporates a full-body movement warm-up in a modern dance technique.  Intro to ballet, phrase work, and improvisation. Class is moderate to high energy and requires some experience with movement.

SoMA Bus Stop for DRES students. 

*Teen Modern Dance Thursday 6:10-7:10 pm

Teen Modern Dance class is an intermediate-level technique class that incorporates a full-body movement warm-up, modern dance techniques, improvisation, and phrase work. Class is moderate to high energy and requires some previous experience in dance. Students who wish to perform in the youth ensemble must take this class and or Ballet.

Teen Ballet Wed. 4:45-5:45  pm

Youth Ballet will focus on learning ballet vocabulary and developing a strong sense of technique, control, and coordination.  Must have some previous experience in dance.

SPARK Ensemble (TBD)

RVDP Youth Ensemble. 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons  

Not ready for a class or looking for a private setting.  RVDP offers private sessions.  Looking for extra studio time to prepare for college auditions or practice your skills, Linalynn can help you prepare. $45.00 per lesson.

Contact Linalynn to schedule your private lessons.  

Children's Classes

Creative Dance ages 3-6

Sat. 11:15-12  pm

Creative Dance for boys and girls will introduce basic movement skills in a group environment that will foster body awareness, self-confidence, and cooperative play.  Perfect for Pre-School, Kindergarten, and 1st Graders.

No previous experience is needed.

Parent and ME TODDLER age 2-6 mini session TBA

This class is for a child with a parent, grandparent, or care provider. 

We will stretch, dance, and have fun moving creatively together!  

The perfect class to nurture the love of movement and introduce your toddler to a class structure.

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