New and Featured Malashock Dance Classes

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Intermediate Modern/Acro Dance

Every Monday from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Instructor: Courtney Giannone


Malashock Dancer Courtney Giannone teaches modern technique with elements of acro dance fundamentals. Students will focus on floor work, partnering, prop work (i.e. silks, boxes, Cyr wheel, etc.) inversions, and lifts.



Adult Contemporary Ballet


Every Monday from 10:00am – 11:30am

Instructor: Courtney Giannone

Class will focus on placement, alignment, building strength from the ground up, and using ballet vocabulary to explore space. Andrea Rehm, a Malashock Company Member and a former dancer with Nashville Ballet and Ballet Quad Cities, will examine how to take ballet technique and utilize it as a contemporary dancer. Ages 16+.

Adult Hip Hop


Every Tuesday from 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Instructor: Joshua Robert

A high energy class that will push dancers to explore fast-paced, stylized movements that span all hip-hop genres. Hip-hop dance requires students that have the strength and stamina to successfully perform moves. The class includes upper and lower body conditioning as well as a rigorous warm-up.

Pilates for Dancers


Every Wednesday and Friday, 8:45am – 9:45am

Instructor: Brittany Taylor

Learn classic Pilates principals, flexibility in the spine, strengthening exercises for the whole body, and freedom of movement. Joseph H. Pilates believed that his exercise regimen was the ideal system to rehabilitate injuries and transform the body into a perfect instrument of the will. All are welcome! Please bring your own mat.

Open Level Modern


Every Tuesday, 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Instructor: Molly Puryear

This class is designed to introduce a broad spectrum of modern dance vocabulary in a supportive and encouraging environment. Technique is explored through imagery with emphasis on anatomical alignment and cognitive feedback. This class is appropriate for any dancer with some experience, even if you have taken a long break from your dance training. Each class gives a therapeutic warm up, conditioning and stretching, technical exercises, a traveling phrase and a short center combination that emphasizes artistry and expression. A variety of music and movement keep this class feeling fresh each week. Respectful accommodations are made for those with different abilities or injuries.

Beginnner/Intermediate Modern


Every Thursday, 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Instructor: Brittany Taylor

A fusion of modern dance techniques, this class utilizes centering exercises, stretching and traditional dance phrases to explore modern dance. This class is designed to accommodate adults with dance experience, who may be relatively new to modern technique (1-2 years training), or who have taken a break from dancing and want to return. This class will leave you feeling satisfied, energized, and successful. The warm, welcoming, and non-competitive environment will make dancers feel relaxed and confident!

Please see our Children’s Class page for an update on new classes for the Spring 2018 Session!