Flamenco Classes Fall, 2019

Preschool Classes

Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschool offers flamenco classes for littles! Flamenco lifts the spirits of children and builds confidence in their ability to express themselves Students learn rhythm, posture, arm positions and footwork as they explore spatial awareness, musicality, coordination, balance, listening skills and perseverance in a fun and creative environment!

Monday: Scottsdale Campus 1:15-2:15pm
Tuesday: Biltmore Campus 1:15-2:15pm
Wednesday: Uptown Campus 1:15-2:15pm
Thursday: Encanto Campus 1:00-2:00

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5-7 Year-olds (New Class!)

Fall, 2019 new class offered for kids aged 5-7. Learn the rhythms, corporal movements and percussive footwork of flamenco! Classes held at Scottsdale School of Ballet

Mondays 3:30-4:30, September-November.

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Youth Classes

Dancers age eight through adolescents study flamenco as part of their curriculum at the Scottsdale School of Ballet. Forming Julia’s youth dancers, the girls have performed with Inspiración Flamenca at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Mesa Arts Center and will perform at the MIM in Phoenix January 19-20, 2019.

Monday: 4:40 – 5:40pm Advanced
Monday 5:50 – 6:50 Beginner
Tuesday 7:20-8:20 Intermediate

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Adult Classes

Dancers age 15 through 70+ attend flamenco classes of all levels. From beginners to advanced dancers, students have gone on to perform with Inspiración Flamenca and beyond on stages throughout the Southwest.

Wednesday: 6:00 – 7:00pm Advanced Choreography
Wednesday: 7:00 – 8:30pm Intermediate Technique and Buleria


Dance Attire
Flamenco shoes, athletic pants or leggings, a shirt that allows full range of movement, and a long skirt for women (optional). Be prepared to sweat

STUDENT COMMENTS

“I will continue to dance with all my soul; and for myself, the biggest lesson you taught me.”
~ LUCY, PHOENIX, AZ

“The students loved the workshop and only had praises for your teaching syle.”
~ MARISELA F., TACOMA, WA

“Julia brings inspiration to every class through her graceful and powerful movements, love of flamenco, and positive energy. She continuously challenges her students to improve and takes the time to patiently explain technique and body movement throughout her upbeat classes.”
~ Claudia, Phoenix, AZ

“Julia is very dedicated to her work and her students. She has the patience and makes the time to make sure the students are learning, and improving.”
~ Sal Ruiz, director Moving People Española, Española, NM

“To take classes from Julia Chacon is not only a learning experience, it is also a joy. She is a wonderful dancer, teacher, and human being.”
~ Alma S., Phoenix, AZ

“As a teacher [Julia] was highly impressive, informative, inspiring, and generous with her time and expertise. She made it a challenging, but relaxing and enjoyable experience.”
~ Kristin Christy, St. Louis, MO

“Viewing [Julia’s] interactions with the other students during the workshop was truly inspiring as she explained the objectives… clearly detailing group exercises and choreography while taking time to provide individual attention. I sincerely feel that I gained so much insight from these classes as I continue to apply my studies from her in my own dance training, teaching, and on the stage.”
~ Lena J., Mesa, AZ

“As well as being an excellent teacher – making sure we had all the basic flamenco lines, clearly explaining all the techniques, and paying lots of attention to our progress – we had lots of fun; the whole experience was immensely rewarding.”
~ Rosie F., Boulder, CO

Workshops:
Workshops may be booked locally and nationally. Contact Julia for details