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Rhapsody James began her career as a choreographer after receiving her BFA Purchase College (NY). Born in Brooklyn, her first job was at Sony Music as an Executive Assistant, which planted the seed for her foray into the Commercial Dance industry. She quickly became a lead choreographer for the NBA New Jersey Nets Dance Team and a principal dancer in the acclaimed, Put You Hands Where My Eyes Can See music video by Busta Rhymes. Keeping up her flair for busin...read more
Dedication and professionalism are a must for this class. The warm up builds cardio vascular strength while incorporating Yoga and A.I. Stretch Techniques. Music such as Hip-Hop, R&B, house, rock, pop and alternative take the class on a journey of discipline and strength. Class combinations integrate innovative choreography with the study of the techniques of staging, formations, use of props and musicality. You must have 2-3 years previous training in Hip-Hop, jazz and or ballet.
Although structured the same as the INT/ADV class, the main focus of this class will be to build a solid technical foundation and to begin to develop performance quality and musicality. Discipline, the ability to “pick-up” choreography and dynamic execution enables an ADV BEG student to move into an INT/ADV class. You must have 1-2 years previous training in Hip-Hop, jazz and or ballet.