Classes for Ages 14-18

Ages 14-18

At Columbus Modern (CoMo) Dance, we provide dancers ages 14–18 with modern training. Our modern classes build strength, flexibility, creative expression, and performance skills.

Advanced Dancers
Advanced high school dancers with significant prior training are also invited to explore our preprofessional opportunities with our second company, CoMo II. Contact us for more information and audition info.

LOCATION: DOWNTOWN, Galbreath Pavilion: Studio #4
39 E. State Street, Columbus, OH 43215 (Ohio Theater basement).

Enter on the East side of the building near Columbus Commons. At the security desk, proceed downstairs to the last studio on your right.

PARKING: Parking is available at street meters along State St. If those are full, more parking is available at street meters on Town St. The meters are enforced in the evenings, but they do take credit cards! Alternatively, parking is available at Columbus Commons Parking Garage off 3rd or Rich Streets or in Statehouse Parking Garage off 3rd Street.

DETAILS: Schedule is subject to change. Class purchases are nonrefundable and valid only for the date/session specified. Classes that do not meet our minimum enrollment will be canceled, attendees will be notified, and a full session refund will be issued.

WHAT TO WEAR: All of our modern classes are done in barefeet, so no need to buy shoes! Dancers should wear comfortable exercise clothing. No skirts or jeans, please.

REGISTRATION: Register by purchasing online below or emailing classes@comodance.org. Parent/guardian must attend the first class or arrange to sign our release and treatment waiver in advance.


AUGUST-OCTOBER 2018 SCHEDULE

TEEN MODERN DANCE CLASS & CHOREOGRAPHY: 8-CLASS SERIES (All levels) with Bridgette Rawlins
MONDAYS, 6:30-7:30pm (8-Week Session)
Fall Session: 8/20, 8/27, (no class 9/3), 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, (no class 10/8), 10/15, 10/22
Downtown: Galbreath Pavilion, 39 E State St.
Join Academy Director Bridgette Rawlins of the Columbus Modern Dance Company for an 8-class series of modern dance technique & composition. Teens will learn a vocabulary of modern dance steps, explore their own movement, and learn group choreography. This class is open to all experience levels. The class series will include a performance opportunity preceding the company’s Sunday, October 7th performance “Formation: Dance Inspired by Public Art” at the Abbey Theater in Dublin at 3:00pm. This concert is a ticketed event. As performers, class participants will not need a ticket.

8-CLASS SESSION COST: $80. No registration fee!
(Minimum class size = 4 students)

MASTER CLASS & PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY (Int/Adv. Ages 12+) with CoMo Dance Company
Sunday, October 7, 2018

CLASS:
Dublin Dance Center & Gymnastics: 2665 Farmers Dr, Columbus, OH 43235
9:00-11:00am
Intermediate/Advanced dance students ages 12 to adult are invited to take a morning master class with members of the Columbus Modern Dance company. The day will begin with a brief technique class followed by a choreography workshop. Students will actively participate in the process of learning choreography based on local Dublin art. Then, participants are invited to perform the work at the company's afternoon performance!

LUNCH:
Coffman Park Pavilion
12:00-1:00pm
Dance students are invited to join CoMo Dance for lunch at Coffman Park. Please bring your own sack lunch. Learn more about careers in the field of dance from a panel of Columbus community dance artists. Weather permitting, explore the public art inspiring Formation on a guided walk of Coffman Park.

PERFORM:
Abbey Theater of Dublin
Call Time: 2:00pm
Performance: 3:00-4:30pm
Columbus Modern Dance Company presents a multimedia afternoon concert inspired by art around the city. Master class students will perform a piece in the concert. Performance is ticketed. As performers, students will not need a ticket to stay to watch the rest of the show.

Questions about this day of dance? Send us an email.

FULL DAY COST: $30 (Includes master class & access to performance, bring your own lunch)

OCTOBER-DECEMBER 2018 SCHEDULE

TEEN MODERN DANCE CLASS & CHOREOGRAPHY: 8-CLASS SERIES (All levels) with Bridgette Rawlins
MONDAYS, 6:30-7:30pm (8-Week Session)
Fall Session #2: 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3, 12/10, (& Thursday, 12/13 Showing)
Downtown: Galbreath Pavilion, 39 E State St.
Join Academy Director Bridgette Rawlins of the Columbus Modern Dance Company for an 8-class series of modern dance technique & composition. Teens will learn a vocabulary of modern dance steps, explore their own movement, and learn group choreography. This class is open to all experience levels. At the end of the session, the class will have an informal showing of their dance at CoMo's Thursday, December 13 "Cocoa & Cookies with CoMo" event. Family & Friends are welcome to attend this FREE Christmas event from 6:30-8pm at the Galbreath Pavilion Downtown (39 E. State Street) in Studio 1. Students will choose a color to wear from their own closets, no costume purchase necessary.

8-CLASS SESSION COST: $80. No registration fee!
(Minimum class size = 4 students)