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Compañía de Danza Folklórica Arizona is proud to provide courses to students of all ages and levels. Currently the Company offers six levels of instruction ranging from toddler to performing company. Each level builds on the previous allowing for students to grow as a dancer with the company. Dancers in all levels are given opportunities to perform throughout the season as it permits. All levels receive dedicated instruction from instructors that are overseen and curated by the Company Director Chantal Ralls.

Toddlers Class

• Toddlers Folklorico: Toddlers are introduced to basic movement, direction and steps. Students also begin to explore movement and expression through music! This is a great way to heighten your child’s awareness and coordination.

Level I Class

• Level I Intro to Folklorico: This course introduces students to the basic zapateado, Tecnica RaZa, and coordination with a focus on steps. Additionally, students are introduced to stage presence while learning dances from the various regions and states of Mexico. Performance is one of the focuses of this level.

Level II Class

• Level II Beginning/Intermediate Folklorico: This course continues to build on the foundations of the basic zapateado, Tecnica RaZa, as well as coordination. This level builds on the coordination learned in the previous level showing students how to integrate body posture, skirt work, and style with the steps. Students will continue focusing on stage presence. Students are introduced to choreography and partner concepts. Students will learn dances from various regions and states of Mexico with performance as a focus.

Level III Class

• Level III Intermediate/Advanced Folklorico: This course intensifies the zapateado and RaZa technique as well as full body dance coordination. Students will continue to build on their posture, skirt work, style, and footwork as they improve on their stage presence. Students in this level learn more complex forms of choreography and partner work. Students will also learn dances from various regions from the state of Mexico. Performance is one of the main focuses of this level.

Level IV Class

• Level IV Advanced Folklorico: This course’s primary focus is performance. The goal for this course is to prepare the dancer for the Master class.

Masters Class

• Masters: Performing Company.


02oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

02oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

02oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

02oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

03oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

03oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

03oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

04oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

04oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

04oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

04oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

05oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

05oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

05oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

09oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

09oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

09oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

09oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

10oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

10oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

10oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

11oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

11oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

11oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

11oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

12oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

12oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

12oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

16oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

16oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

16oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

16oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

17oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

17oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

17oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

18oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

18oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

18oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

18oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

19oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

19oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

19oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

23oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

23oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

23oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

23oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

24oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

24oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

24oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

25oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

25oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

25oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

25oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

26oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

26oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

26oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

30oct5:30 pm6:30 pmToddlers Class

30oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IA Class

30oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IB Class

30oct6:30 pm8:00 pmLevel II Class

31oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel III Class

31oct5:30 pm6:30 pmLevel IV Class

31oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMasters & Apprentices

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