This CYT Core Class covers the basic elements of dance. Students will build a foundation for dance in their exploration of musical theater dance technique, through warm ups, stretching and strengthening, rhythm, and proper alignment of the body for each movement. Students will come away from Basics of Dance confident in their execution of the most common dance steps used in musical theater.
Jazz shoes required
Kathlyn Chisholm graduated from Grand Canyon University with her BFA in Dance Education. She has been trained in all forms of dance but especially enjoys Ballroom dance, and Jazz. After Kathlyn graduated from college she created Black Mountain Elementary School's dance curriculum and started their very first elementary dance program. Kathlyn has choreographed many musicals and has directed and produced over six of her own dance shows. In 2017 she was awarded Rookie of The Year Award by CCUSD for outstanding first year teacher. Kathlyn has taught at various dance studios around the Valley. Kathlyn has danced since she was a little girl and she has been to various different dance competitions. In 2015 she won 3rd place at Nationals in her Latin Ballroom division. She is very passionate about dance and teaching. Kathlyn is eager to start working at CYT and can't wait to meet all of her new students!
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