On Sunday, May 4, 2014, Ballet Austin’s Butler Community School serves as the local venue for International Dance Day, an event to celebrate Dance, to revel in the universality of this art form, to cross all political, cultural and ethnic barriers and bring people together with a common language – Dance.
Dance fans of all skill levels are invited to participate in featured International Dance Day classes covering beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels at Ballet Austin’s Butler Dance Education Center, 501 West Third Street. Ballet Austin’s participation in International Dance Day aligns with the Butler Community School’s focus on engaging, educating, and empowering people of all skill levels and backgrounds to adopt healthy lifestyles through dance and regular physical activity.
Ballet Austin’s International Dance Day featured classes:
- Rhythms of India-Bharathanatyam
- Zumba Latin and International Dance Fitness
- Hawaiian Dance (Hula)
- Hip Hop
- Bollywood Dance
- Afro-Brazilian Dance
- American Jazz Dance
- Brazilian Samba
- Bollywood Dance
- Latin Freestyle Dance
- West African Dance & Drums
- Bollywood Fitness
- Indian Folk & Tribal Dance
Butler Community School classes are offered seven days a week with dance styles ranging from jazz, hip hop, hula, dance fitness, an award-winning Pilates Center, and more. With over 5,000 students of all ages taking classes at the Butler Dance Education Center facility in the last 12 months alone, Ballet Austin’s open class community school and ballet academy comprises one of the largest dance training centers in the U.S. associated with a professional ballet company.
WHAT: International Dance Day 2014 Classes Hosted by Ballet AustinWHEN: Sunday, May 4, 2014, 1:00-5:00pm
WHERE: Ballet Austin’s Butler Dance Education Center, 501 West Third Street (at San Antonio Street)
ADMISSION: $8 per class or pay $20 and dance all day
For more information, visit www.balletaustin.org/internationaldanceday