Ian Klein

Ian Klein
Ian Klein

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Teacher Bio

Ian Klein is a New York City based dancer and choreographer. His training includes everything from Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Break dancing, various styles of Ballroom and various Modern techniques. He has taught classes throughout the country in various styles of dance demonstrating his passion for the art of movement. Ian believes that the numerous styles of dance should be used like paints on a palette and dips into each of them while creating to ensure that the...read more

Class Descriptions

Jazz

Ian’s classes ask students of all dance backgrounds to use what they know and are comfortable with to absorb different and new techniques while blending style and performance. Class will aim to help students find their individual voice in movement while building on their technical foundation.

Class begins with a jazz/ballet based warm up that encourages students to be present while working through a series of exercises. The across the floor and class combinations feature Ian’s belief that the numerous styles of dance should be used like paints on a palette, and he will dip into each of them while creating to ensure that the outcome is covered in hints of classical technique to street edginess with brush strokes of whatever style the choreography calls for. Versatility is preached throughout class and students are asked to take risks while exploring movement and style that may be new to them.

Contemporary

Ian’s classes ask students of all dance backgrounds to use what they know and are comfortable with to absorb different and new techniques while blending style and performance. Class will aim to help students find their individual voice in movement while building on their technical foundation.

Class begins with ballet based warm up that encourages students to be present while working through a series of exercises. Ian’s class combinations will combine classical lines and technique with grounded footwork, isolations and grooves in effort to explore all that the music has to offer while asking students to add their own personalities and movement backgrounds to the work. 

Musical Theater

Ian’s classes ask students of all dance backgrounds to use what they know and are comfortable with to absorb different and new techniques while blending style and performance. Class will aim to help students find their individual voice in movement while building on their technical foundation.

Class begins with ballet/jazz  based warm up that encourages students to be present while working through a series of exercises. Ian’s class combinations will push students to sprinkle in their own personalities and mannerisms while staying true to the movement and storyline of that days class. All classes will feature Ian’s belief that the numerous styles of dance should be used like paints on a palette, and he will dip into each of them while creating to ensure that the outcome is covered in hints of classical technique to street edginess with brush strokes of whatever style the choreography calls for.

Upcoming Classes

Sun · May 26
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · May 26
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Beg COMMERCIAL JAZZ
Fri · Jun 07
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Adv Beg THEATER
Sun · Jun 16
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Fri · Jun 21
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Adv Beg THEATER
Sun · Jun 23
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Jun 30
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Jul 07
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Jul 14
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Jul 21
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Jul 28
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION
Sun · Aug 04
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Adv Beg JAZZ FUSION

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