National Folk dance classes are focused on learning different styles of dance from all over the world through the ISTD National Syllabus. Students will not only learn the dance steps and choreography from the different countries, but they will also learn about the culture of each country including festivals and traditions, clothing, and music. As folk dance plays a large part in many celebrations and social events throughout the world, the class will include many opportunities to work in pairs and groups as students learn and dance. Depending on the level, countries covered may include: Spain, Italy, France, Greece, Portugal, England, Macedonia, Austria, Canada, Ireland and more!
National classes are being offered at the Grade 2/3/4, Grade 5+ and Adult levels. Students should wear regular ballet attire, a character skirt and character shoes.
Maximum class size: 25