Last Video Vixens Class Tonight!

Join us tonight at 9:30pm at Sophie Dance for the last Video Vixens class ever! Our adult dance class schedule changes after Friday so come on down tonight for your last chance to learn the “Telephone” choreography with Lady Bekah!

Starting this Saturday, April 17th, the new adult dance class schedule will be:

Sundays
5:00-6:00 – Musical Theater with Mary John
6:00-7:00 – Contemporary Jazz with Mary John
Mondays
7:00-8:00 – Jazz for Beginners with Tommy
8:00-9:00 – Cardio Latin Workout with Tommy
Tuesdays
8:30-9:30 – Hip-hop with Brandi
Wednesdays
7:00-8:30 – Rock & Roll Ballet with Betsy
8:30-9:30 – UnStripped with Brandi

Class Schedule Changes

We’re making some changes to our adult dance class program starting on Saturday, April 17th. If you have a class package, please try to use it up by Friday, April 16th. Please see the new schedule below. Beginning on April 17th, all classes will cost a flat fee of $12.00 per class, and all classes except Jazz for Beginners will be open level classes.

NEW CLASS SCHEDULE
Effective starting Saturday, April 17th, 2010

Sundays
5:00-6:00 – Musical Theater with Mary John
6:00-7:00 – Contemporary Jazz with Mary John
Mondays
7:00-8:00 – Jazz for Beginners with Tommy
8:00-9:00 – Cardio Latin Workout with Tommy
Wednesdays
7:00-8:00 – Jazz Fusion with Julie
8:00-9:00 – UnStripped with Brandi
Fridays
8:00-9:00 – UnStripped with Brandi
Saturdays
2:30-3:30 – Hip-hop with Brandi

Learn Britney Spears’ “Slave 4 U” at Video Vixens!

“Shorty Dance like a Video Vixen!”

Come learn the classic Britney Spears “Slave 4 You” choreography
by Wade Robson and Brian Friedman with guest teacher Bekah Spurgeon.

Dress sassy and don’t even think about wearing a ponytail as this choreo requires you to werk that hair!

Yellow python not included- feel free to bring your own!

Tuesday, March 23rd @9:30pm at Sophie Dance

Rhythm Nation – TONIGHT at Video Vixens Class!

You’re not going to want to miss Juan’s Video Vixens class tonight – we’re learning Janet Jackson’s RHYTHM NATION! Forgot how amazing this music video is? Click here to check it out on YouTube.

The video is from 1989 and won the 1990 MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography. So bust out your leather jacket, military hat, and black gloves, grab your most adventurous friends, and join us TONIGHT at 9:30pm to learn this amazing dance! If you’re feeling super ambitious, come early for Brandi’s hip-hop class at 8:30pm 🙂 See you there!

Video Vixens!

Hello friends and family!!

The time has come to take your pumps or stilettos out to use. Take what you’ve learned in UnStripped or Burlesque Body with Miss Brandi ChAos OR you just like to strut and like how your legs look in them heels; well let’s apply it to the latest beats in the club. Video Vixens is designed for any level to enjoy the great moves from our favorite artists that they’ve executed in the videos!!! Madonna, Britney, Michael, Beyonce, Pussycat Dolls, Janet, Ciara, NSync, Backstreet Boys, etc… Starting TODAY with SINGLE LADIES!! The class is structured with a fun warm-up/stretch followed by an easy accross the floor into a breakdown of the moves that we’ll be focusing that day. Video vixens is on Tuesdays @ 9:30-10:30pm finishing with a glass of wine or champagne inspired by Miss Brandi ChAos. Join us and share the celebration of a fun, easy, crazy way to express what we all feel inside.

With much love,
Juan Toledo

NEW CLASS SCHEDULE

NEW class schedule, effective starting TODAY, 1/25/10. Be sure to check out our fun new class, VIDEO VIXENS, Tuesdays at 9:30 pm. Click on the classes link for schedule and more information.

VIDEO VIXENS: Learn choreography from some of the best dance music videos of all time. A high energy warm-up will lead into choreography from a different music video each week, including Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Rihanna, and classics like Janet Jackson, Madonna, Fat Boy Slim and Britney Spears. An exciting class everyone will love! All levels welcome.
Tuesdays 9:30-10:30pm

More Information About Dance Classes

Thanks so much to all our teachers and students for a fantastic first week of classes so far! We are having tons of fun and feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to do what we love every day! We’ve had a few questions, so here is some more information about our adult dance classes:

What to wear? Just be comfortable – yoga pants are perfect for any class. Please wear sneakers for BODY by Booties and hip-hop, tap shoes for tap classes, and ballet slippers (or socks) for ballet classes. You don’t need shoes for any other classes.

How to pay? At this time we are accepting payment via check (made out to “LA Unbound”) or cash only. Your first class is free, so payment is due before you take your second class.

Where to park? Parking in the lot in front of the studio is 20 minutes only, so please park elsewhere when you are taking classes. We suggest the meters on LaBrea Ave. (free after 7pm) or nearby residential streets.

Do I need to sign-up or pre-register for classes? All of our classes are open & ongoing, which means you just show up to whatever class you want to take on whatever day you want to come, no commitments! You can purchase class packages, which give you classes at a discounted rate, and are good for all the classes we offer.

Please feel free to leave a comment or send us an email if you have any other questions. We hope to see you in class soon!

STARTING TODAY, SUNDAY, JANUARY 10TH – Adult Dance Classes at Sophie Dance!

We are so happy to announce that we will be offering adult dance classes starting on January 10th! We have a wide variety of styles from ballet to latin and all levels from beginner to experienced, so grab your friends, fulfill your new year resolutions and come join us!

The classes will be held at Sophie Dance in Los Angeles (310 S. LaBrea). Your first class is FREE!

Package of 10 Classes – $110.00
Package of 5 Classes – $65.00
Single Class – $15.00
Month Unlimited – $125.00

Classes/Packages can be purchased at Sophie Dance at the start of the class you would like to take. Please arrive ten (10) minutes early for your first class to sign-up and pay.

Check out the classes we are offering and meet the teachers! Just scroll down for more info and click below for calendar schedule.


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Miss Brandi ChAoS

UnStripped
This is my trademark style of burlesque dance. It’s a little bit of cabaret, jazz, hip hop, sexy, fun, flirty, and a whole lotta woman. When in doubt flip that hair. You’ll always leave feeling a little bit sexier and more confident while getting a great workout. A fun and sexy dance sequence will be taught every time. All levels welcome.
Wednesdays 9:30-10:30pm
Fridays 8-9pm

Burlesque Body
Learn all the basics of being a sexy cabaret burlesque dancer and see just how they get those amazing bodies. Using a pilates core strength training warm-up and basic burlesque moves to put together a cabaret combination to get that heartrate pumping. This is a great overall workout for beginners and all levels.
Fridays 7-8pm

Pop into Hip Hop (Beginner)
A beginners’ class teaching all the traditional hip hop moves with a warm up including isolations and across the floor, finishing with a pop style combination. All your top 40s music and video styles. All ages welcome.
Tuesdays 8:30-9:30pm
Saturdays 2:30-3:30pm

Video Vixens
Learn choreography from some of the best dance music videos of all time. A high energy warm-up will lead into choreography from a different music video each week, including Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Rihanna, and classics like Janet Jackson, Madonna, Fat Boy Slim and Britney Spears. An exciting class everyone will love! All levels welcome.
Tuesdays 9:30-10:30pm

Mary John

Musical Theater
“Step, kick, kick, leap, kick, touch… Again!” Whether “A Chorus Line” or “All That Jazz” we will shimmy and have a blast. Bring your character shoes, jazz sneaks, and/or heels and Let’s Dance!
Sundays 5-6pm

Contemporary Jazz
An intermediate class that explores modern, jazz, and anything in between. You’ll dance to a range of music – from indie rock to African drum beats to opera. Prepare to sweat and let go!
Sundays 6-7pm