Classes for High School Students

High School Dance

At Columbus Modern (CoMo) Dance, we provide dancers ages 15–18 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 2019 SCHEDULE

TEEN/YOUTH MODERN DANCE CLASS & CHOREOGRAPHY: 7-CLASS SERIES (All levels)
WEDNESDAYS, 6:30-7:30pm (7-Week Session)
Fall Session #1: 8/21, 8/28, 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, (no class 10/2), 10/9
Downtown: Galbreath Pavilion, 39 E State St.

Join Academy Director Bridgette Rawlins of the Columbus Modern Dance Company for a 7-class series of modern dance technique & composition. Dancers 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 final class, we will take a video of our dance work that students can share with friends & family.

7-CLASS SESSION COST: $70. No registration fee!
(Minimum class size = 4 students. Ages 10-18.)

OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2019 SCHEDULE

TEEN/YOUTH MODERN DANCE CLASS & CHOREOGRAPHY: 7-CLASS SERIES (All levels)
WEDNESDAYS, 6:30-7:30pm (7-Week Session & Showing)
Fall Session #2: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, (no class 11/27), 12/4, (& Tues. 12/10 Showing)
Downtown: Galbreath Pavilion, 39 E State St.

Join Academy Director Bridgette Rawlins of the Columbus Modern Dance Company for a 7-class series of modern dance technique & composition. Dancers 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 Tuesday, December 10th "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.

7-CLASS & SHOWING SESSION COST: $70. No registration fee!
(Minimum class size = 4 students. Ages 10-18.)