Over 100 FREE dance classes offered throughout the Austin area in Country, Swing, Salsa, Ballroom, Tango, Hip Hop, Ballet, Arial silks, Folk dances and more!
Unless noted otherwise on the calendar classes do not require a dance partner!
There are lots of classes for beginners, no experience needed! And if you've already got the basics down expand your repertoire in an intermediate or advanced level class.
If a class requires any pre-registration, it will be noted on the schedule. Otherwise, show up 10-15 minutes early for the classes you'd like to take.
Visit http://freedayofdance.com/schedule/ to see all the free classes offered. Below are the classes the AARC will be hosting during the Free Day of Dance:
10am – 10:45am Persian Dance by Ravaan Dance Company – All Ages – All skill levels
Come learn some basic moves of Persian dance! Warm up with classical Persian music then get your bodies moving with an energetic Persian pop song. You will feel the flow and excitement of the beat as we practice and perform some choreography at the end! Come spread the joy and beauty of Persian dance with your family and friends.
11am – 11:45am Japanese Folk Dance by Austin Japanese Minyo Group – All Ages – All skill levels
Learn three traditional folk dances from across Japan; Souranbushi, Tankobushi and Tokyo Sky Tree.
1pm – 1:45pm Line Dance by Martina Yee – Seniors – Beginners
Learn some fun and easy country line dances and get exercise without realizing you are exercising. This class is taught weekly at the Asian American Resource Center during the Senior Activities.
2pm – 2:45pm BollyX and Zumba by Tadka Dance – Teens to Adults – All skill levels
Energize yourself with BollyX and Zumba. The fun, high energy Bollywood/Zumba cardio dance helps boost metabolism, increase focus and self-confidence.
4pm – 4:45pm Taiwanese Aboriginal Dance by The Love of China School of Dance - Ages 5 and Up
Come enjoy dancing along with a famous Taiwanese song, and experience the happy rhythm and energetic movement!