Contacts for Arts & Culture

Cultural Arts

Cultural Arts Director
Dan Kirsch
(703) 537-3075
Dan.Kirsch@jccnv.org

Dance

j.dance Director
Barri DeFrancisci
(703) 537-3037
Barri.DeFrancisci@jccnv.org

Fine Arts

Fine Arts Coordinator
Irene Gavin
(703) 537-3063
Irene.Gavin@jccnv.org

Israel

JCCNV-JAFI Community Shlicha
Dana Kalishov
(703) 537-3034
Dana.Kalishov@jccnv.org

 

Upcoming Events

Cultural Arts at the JCCNV

www.jccnvarts.org

Summer Camps

Recreational Youth Dance

Discounted Program & Class Rates

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Recreational Youth Dance

JCCNV recreational dance classes include dance and creative movement courses that are structured to encourage movement and socialization in a fun and encouraging environment.  These classes do not perform in our annual recital.  

Monday Dance Party

Mondays, 3:30pm-4:15pm

Ages: 5–10

Students dance to age appropriate hip-hop and jazz music while learning new choreography and dance steps each week. They are given an opportunity to create their own dances and contribute to the choreographic process during each week’s presentation. Students dance barefoot and should come dressed in clothes that are easy to move in (no skirts or jeans please). 

September 10–October 29 (5 weeks)
(no class Sept. 17, Oct. 1, 8)
Fee:   $85/ $75 JCCNV member
Code: #3704

November 5–26 (4 weeks)
Fee:   $68/ $60 JCCNV member
Code: #3705

December 3–17 (3 weeks)
Fee:   $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3706

 

Creative Ballet

Tuesdays, 4:30pm-5:15pm

Ages: 5–10

Students explore the world of ballet using a creative class process. This is a great class for those who have an interest in ballet and dance, but have never taken a class. The relaxed setting emphasizes ballet vocabulary, the creative process and movement exploration. Students should wear a leotard and pink tights with pink ballet shoes.

September 11–October 30 (4 weeks)
(no class Sept. 18–Oct. 9)
Fee:   $68/ $60 JCCNV member
Code: #3707

November 6–27 (4 weeks)
Fee:   $68/ $60 JCCNV member
Code: #3708

December 4–18 (3 weeks)
Fee:   $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3709

 

Tumbling Skills

Thursdays, 4:30pm-5:30pm

Ages 5–10

Students learn basic tumbling skills (forward rolls, bridges, cartwheels, walkovers, round offs, and handsprings) while gaining strength and flexibility. If your child has an interest in gymnastics or going upside down, this is a great place to start. Students should wear tight fitting, comfortable clothing (leotard and shorts are preferred). No shoes are needed for this class.   

September 13–27 (3 weeks)
Fee:   $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3710

October 4–November 1 (5 weeks)
Fee:   $85/ $75 JCCNV member
Code: #3711

November 8–December 20 (6 weeks)
Fee:   $102/ $90 JCCNV member
Code: #3712

 

Theater Dance

Thursdays, 5:30pm-6:15pm

Ages: 11–18

This class is for junior high and high school students who have an interest in musical theater, but have little to no dance experience. This is a great class to help your actor land his/her next big role! Students should wear comfortable clothes and jazz shoes or theatrical heels/character shoes. 

September 13–27 (3 weeks)
Fee:   $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3713

October 4–November 1 (5 weeks)
Fee:   $85/ $75 JCCNV member
Code: #3714

November 8–December 20 (6 weeks)
(no class Nov. 22)
Fee:   $102/ $90 JCCNV member
Code: #3715

 

Fitness for Dancers

Thursdays, 6:30pm-7:15pm

Ages: 11–18

The curriculum for this class will vary from aerobic exercise to Pilates and yoga. No previous dance experience is needed for this class. Students should wear comfortable workout attire and sneakers.

September 13–27 (3 weeks)
Fee:   $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3719

October 4–November 1 (5 weeks)
Fee:   $85/ $75 JCCNV member
Code: #3720

November 8–December 20 (6 weeks)
(no class Nov. 22)
Fee:   $102/ $90 JCCNV member
Code: #3718

 

Creative Movement (home school dance)

Wednesdays, 11:45am-12:30pm

Ages: 5–8 and 9–12

This exploratory dance class examines movement, team building and creativity. Students learn about different styles of dance and work with the Instructor to create dances from the materials they have learned. The Instructor also works with parents to infuse key educational elements into their already set curriculum.  

September 12–October 31 (7 weeks)
(no class Sept. 26)
Fee:   $119/ $105 JCCNV member
Code: #3721

November 7–28 (4 weeks)
Fee:   $68/ $60 JCCNV member
Code: #3722

December 5–19 (3 weeks)
Fee:    $51/ $45 JCCNV member
Code: #3723

 

Private and Semi-private Dance Lessons

Ages: 6+

If your dancer is interested in moving up to our pre-professional program, the focus of private lessons is an excellent way to make that transition. There are many different packAges available that can be customized to the situation and goals. 

 

Private Dance Lessons

30 minutes:

5 lessons:  $175/ $150 JCCNV member
Code:       #235

10 lessons:  $310/ $260 JCCNV member
Code:         #236

Ongoing:

Sept.–Dec.: $400/ $375 JCCNV member
Code:         #3769

 

Semi-private Dance Lessons
(2–3 students of similar ability)

30 minutes (Fee per student below)

5 lessons: $100/ $75 JCCNV member
Code:      #237

10 lessons: $160/ $110 JCCNV member
Code:        #238

Ongoing lessons:

Sept.–Dec.:      $213/ $188 JCCNV member
Code:               #3770