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Charleston Heights Dance Camps
 

Spring 2016

Jazz and Hip Hop Dance Intensive
Mon, Wed & Fri, March 21, 23 & 25, 2016
3:30 P.M. 6:30 P.M.
One week fee: $32 (six student min.)
Beginner-Advanced levels, ages 12 18 yrs.
Instructor: Lorenzo Shelley
Students will learn Jazz with an infusion of new age Hip Hop dance techniques for Beginner thru Advanced level dancers. A mixture of current dance forms with choreographed combinations will provide students with skills to build confidence and use on any dance floor. Attire: Exercise or dance attire acceptable; jazz shoes; hair worn up. Please bring water and snacks.

Contemporary Dance Intensive
Tues, Thurs & Fri March 22,24 & 25, 2016
3:30 P.M. 6:30 P.M.
One week fee: $32 (six student min.)
Beginner-Advanced levels, ages 12 18 yrs.
Instructor: Lorenzo Shelley
For the beginner thru advanced dance student: warm-up, introduction and/or review of a mixture of jazz, ballet, hip hop, modern and other current dance forms with instruction and attention to student movement, special awareness while learning execution of combinations and choreographed combinations. Dance attire required, bare feet. Please bring water and snacks.

Call 702-229-6383 for more information. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St.

CHAC Dance Camp Instructor Bios


Jacqueline Koenig is originally from Southern California and received her B.A. in dance from the University of California, Irvine. As a classroom teacher, Jacqueline has more than 15 years of dance experience. As a paraprofessional, she has been teaching and choreographing for the Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts High School and for KO Knudson Middle School. Recently, she worked as a teaching artist for the Young Audiences / Smith Center and PBS "Between the Lions" residencies. In 2009, Jacqueline was chosen as a teaching artist for the Southern Nevada Wolf Trap, a Smith Center early learning through the Arts Program.










Lorenzo Shelley teaches Charleston Heights Arts Center youth dance classes that include Ballet Fundamentals, Dance Conditioning on Fridays and Hip Hop. Mr. Shelley was a principal dancer for the West Las Vegas Arts Center dance ensemble for 5+ years. During his time in the West Las Vegas ensemble, Lorenzo worked his way up to become a mentor in their dance program by assisting with teaching and dance instruction for youth in their Performing and Visual Arts Camp still held annually. Before becoming an employee, Lorenzo was first a city of Las Vegas volunteer and taught classes for free. This teaching experience has made him a valued member of the staff at the Charleston Heights Arts Center since 2013.





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