Chaddick Dance Theater presents a three-night performance featuring six of Austin's most intriguing dance artists: Mari Akita, Shepherd Allen and the Lost Boys, Alyson Dolan & Drew Silverman, Concilio Taino Guatu-Ma-cu a Boriken, Hannah Brightwell, Verge Dance Company, and of course Chaddick Dance Theater. Oct. 21-23. Fri.-Sun., 8pm. $15-25.
2400 E. Cesar Chavez #202.
Two Left Feet
Hoop dance is a dance form, a fitness class, a moving meditation, and a ton of fun. Classes and jams occur all around town and multiple days a week: See website for schedules and prices.
Dance Associates presents classes for kids ages 2 years and older in a variety of locations. (Dance, gymnastics, and movement classes are taught at three locations.)
Ballet Austin offers a wide variety of dance classes throughout the week all year long. Workshops for the absolute beginner adult include Ballet, Modern, Classical Indian Dance, Samba, and Hula. See website for details.
Ballet Austin, 501 W. Third, 512/476-9151
Learn Bhangra, classical Indian style, and more. 10700 Anderson Mill #208,
Ongoing classes for aerial hoop and static/spinning pole dance will add a tint of Eros to your Terpsichore.
For intermediate and advanced dancers at three locations. Saturdays, noon-1:30pm. Khabele Studio, 701 W. 7th. Sundays, 11:15am-12:45pm. The Dance Zone, 2323 San Antonio. Tuesdays, 6:45-8:15pm. Ballet Austin, 501 W. Third.
Kristy spins C&W faves for this smoke-free shindig. Come early for the lesson! Sundays, 6-9pm. Austin Uptown Dance, 8868 Research #706. $5 ($15, walk-in special with classes).
A variety of ballroom and Latin dances each night. No partner necessary. Sundays, 6-8pm. Dancers Workshop, 183 & Balcones Woods. Weeknights, times vary. Hills Fitness Center, 4615 Bee Caves Rd., Fees vary.
Flamencura is dedicated to teaching flamenco dance (and music) for all ages. Classes forming now for adult beginners, kids, and teens. Some youth scholarships available. Check out the full schedule of classes on the studio's website. Flamencura Music and Dance, 7113 Burnet, #111.
The Hula Hulau Kaepa Polynesian Dance Academy is accepting students for beginning hula and Tahitian dance classes. Hawaiian Tiki Imports, 3500 S. Congress.
Classes are forming now in belly dancing (all levels), flamenco, salsa/merengue, creative movement for kids, and tai-chi. See website for details. Lucila Dance Studio, 7 Carriage House.
North America's only professional tap company offers classes for adults and teens and even younger. Tap and ballet are just part of what's on offer. 2302 Western Trails.