January 15 – March 5
4:15 to 5:00pm
Students will learn beginning ballet and tap techniques to apply to fun and creative dance combinations. Dancers will work on skills in rhythm, coordination, and performance skills. Class will culminate with an in-studio performance during last class. Attire: leotard, tap shoes, and proper leather ballet shoes (tights are optional).
Instructor: Virginia “Gigi” Sauter
Virginia’s teaching career began in her teens when she began teaching at her home studio in Vermont. As a teacher, she enjoys sharing her passion with the community and watching confidence grow. In Wichita, she has taught at MGM and Andover Dance Academy. She is constantly training her mind and body to become a better dancer and teacher. RKDC is super pumped to have her on board and cannot wait for her to share her creativity with Wichita’s youth.
Regina Klenjoski & RKDC
Regina Klenjoski is a creator, performer, educator and advocate of contemporary dance. Recognized by the Los Angeles Times as “one of the most active and ambitious dance makers leading Southland contemporary companies,” her work is known for its inventive partnering, technical athleticism and poetic storytelling. Regina founded her award winning company, the Regina Klenjoski Dance Company while living in Los Angeles in 2001. In 2014, she relocated to Wichita with her husband bringing the company with her.