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Jane Franklin Dance Presents Master Series: Adult Technique
January 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until February 1, 2020
Featuring: Professional Performing Artist Kelsey Rohr
Explore movement and technique
Study different approaches to movement and technique through a 5 class Master Series. Sample modern dance, post-modern and contemporary themes that address physical articulation, improve balance, range of motion, strength, coordination and mental agility. Drop-in for a class or enroll for a series. You may select a single class at any time during the course of the series.
Tuition: $100 for the 5 class master series; $25 single class
About Kelsey Rohr:
Kelsey Rohr started studying dance at Richmond Ballet through their public outreach program. She later graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas with a BFA in Dance and a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies. She went on to dance with Joshua L. Peugh’s Dark Circles Contemporary Dance and then worked in Geneva, Switzerland with Ballet Junior de Genève and Guilherme Botelho’s Alias Dance Company. She has performed works by Sharon Eyal, Barak Marshall, Angelin Preljocaj, and Roy Assaf. Currently, she enjoys dancing under Company E in D.C. and Jane Franklin Dance in Arlington.
About Jane Franklin Dance:
Jane Franklin Dance partners with music, media, visual artists and community participants. Jane Franklin Dance has been presented at multiple venues and festivals and internationally in Mexico. A recipient of the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region Creative Communities Award, Jane has developed innovative and collaborative projects combining dancers with the round wall skateboarding community, with a life size kinetic sculpture, with the architecture of a specific site, with dogs & owners, and with interactive live video and sound for numerous public art projects. Jane Franklin is a recipient of the American Association of University Women Elizabeth Campbell Award for the Advancement of the Arts in Arlington, and her video work Four Mile Run Footbridge was selected for PHOTO/VIDEO 13: Juried Mid-Atlantic Exhibition. Jane Franklin Dance has been recognized by Virginia’s Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts. The company tours for the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Paul Mellon Arts in Education Program and the Virginia Commission’s Tour Directory.