Class Schedule & Events

The studio is open!  Please watch the weather, travel safely and stay warm! 

*Please note that this Friday’s 1/12 8:00 pm class will be replaced by Waacking class with Diana Wehbi, so that Johnte and Ryan can go to a Jookin’ event in Memphis!

Join us on 1/20 from 8pm – 10pm for our next Preservatory Project event, The Artist’s Role, in Durham, NC!  Performers include three generations of tradition-bearers and innovators: NEA National Heritage Fellows Phil Wiggins and John Dee Holeman, Shana Tucker, Laura Windley, Joe Seamons and Ben Hunter. Visual art expo by Darius Quarles, event hosted by Greg Adams of the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.  See full event details here or on Facebook. Presale is $12.00. Get your tickets now!

 

Upcoming workshops on 1/27! Waacking with Diana Wehbi from 7-8:30 pm and Memphis Jookin’ with Ryan “Future” Webb and Johnte Cunningham.  Can’t wait to see you there!

 

 

 

 

 


Save the date for our upcoming Memphis Jookin’ workshop on 2/24 with Daniel of G-Force (Memphis, TN)!

 

 

 

Classes are in session at the Urban Artistry Dance Academy!   We are now offering Memphis Jookin and a Funkateer Teen Class in our weekly schedule!

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WEEKLY CLASS SCHEDULE

Class

Time

Teacher(s)

Monday

Intro to Breakin’

7-8:30pm

Russell Campbell/Giovanni Galleno

Applied Breakin’

8:30-10pm

Russell Campbell/Giovanni Galleno

Open Session (Free!)

10pm-Midnight

Dancers of any style and level of experience are welcomed to our studio for an open session

Tuesday

Pop Shop Session**

7-8:30pm

Gerard Denoeux, Diyanna Monet, Sean Nguyen, Ryan “Future” Webb, Jermaine Axios, Valerie Allise, see flier

Applied Locking

8:30-10pm

Rashaad Pearson/Ryan Webb/Leslie Liao

Wednesday

Intro to Hip Hop

7-8:30pm

Rizqi Rachmat/Rashaad Pearson/Johnte Cunningham

Applied Hip Hop

8:30-10pm

Rizqi Rachmat/Rashaad Pearson/Johnte Cunningham

Open Session (Free!)

10pm-Midnight

Dancers of any style and level of experience are welcomed to our studio for an open session

Thursday

Intro to House Dance

7-8:30pm

Junious Brickhouse/Leslie Liao

Applied House Dance

8:30-10pm

Junious Brickhouse/Leslie Liao

Friday

Memphis Jookin’

8-9:30pm

Ryan Webb/Johnte Cunningham

Saturday

Funkateer Youth Program (ages 5-9)*

10am-11am

Ryan Webb/Russell Campbell

Funkateer Youth Program (ages 10-13)*

11am-12pm

Ryan Webb/Russell Campbell

Funkateer Youth Program Teen (14+)*

12pm-1pm

Ryan Webb/Russell Campbell

 
* Youth classes are designed for elementary and middle school students. Currently, these classes are provided on Saturdays during the Funkateer Program. If a student is unable to attend the Funkateer Program or would like to attend one of the adult classes, please contact Ryan Webb at ryan.webb@urbanartistry.org.
**Pop Shop Sessions will run from 11/7/2017 – 1/2/2018. See flier for details.
 

2017 SCHEDULED HOLIDAY AND CLASS CANCELLATIONS

TBD