Contemporary Jazz 2


This class is taught by:

Lisa Metz

Lisa comes from Calgary, with 11 years of training in Tap and 9 years of training in Jazz with successful completion of Intermediate 3 ADAPT exams on both disciplines; 7 years of Ballet training and successful completion of Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Advanced 1 Examination; 6 years of training in Lyrical and 4 years of training in Hip Hop and Street Jazz, as well as numerous workshops and performances including Project CPR, Sounds Bites, Inbox, Stonefoxx, Making Up, and Dance on Film to name a few.

Tessa Tamura

At the age of 4, Tessa started her dance training in Lethbridge, Alberta. She learned multiple styles of dance (jazz, contemporary, tap, hip hop, musical theatre and ballet) and practiced them for 13 years before moving to Vancouver to further her training. At only 22, Tessa has already danced with the Source Dance Company , the Lux Dance Company, worked for multiple artists, such as Marianas Trench and Nelly Furtado, as well as an appearance in the Nickelodeon film "Rags".

Moe Brody

After finishing her degree in Human Kinetics at UBC, Moe returned to dance with the NBA Grizzlies Extreme Dance Team and then choreographed the CFL’s BC Felions and UBC’s Dance Team. She just finished shooting a movie with Hayden Panetteire called I Love You Beth Cooper, due out soon. She choreographed for Ashanti and Brittany Snow in the movie John tucker Must Die and a dance sequence in Dr. Doolittle. She’s done commercials for McDonalds, Barbie, Kyocere, Coca-Cola and Disney. She is also on faculty with The Source, Danzemode, DanceFusion and Groovestreet Productions. As an adjudicator at dance competitions, she derives much satisfaction dispensing helpful advice which she hopes will inspire future dancers. Whether it’s tap, jazz or hip hop, her favorite place to be is in class, sharing a good story or two.

Liz Tookey

Choreographer/dancer instructor Liz is back from Toronto where she was performing in The Dirty Dancing Musical Ensemble and 1st "Baby" understudy. After 18 months at The Royal Alexandra Theatre she played "Baby" 52 times. Elizabeth’s professional career has allowed her to travel all over the world for the past 10 years. She began with Princess Cruises where she performed roles as Judy Garland and Cyd Charisse on the Sea Princess. She then traveled to Tokyo Japan where she was part of a featured pas de deux couple in “Encore!” at Tokyo Disney Sea. Elizabeth was then hired by Big Fish Management to perform alongside Lisa Brokop for the Canadian troops in both Israel and Egypt. Finding her love for choreography Elizabeth set many pieces all around Vancouver and the lower main land. She wa s hired as part of the creative team for the film “Reefer Madness” where she helped create dance sequences for the film. Liz can also be seen in this seasons Hell Cats series.
Modern and Jazz combined, technical and with unique choreography.
 
Level 2 is advanced.

Upcoming classes:

  • Sun Jun 25 3:35 pm - 5:05 pm with Lisa Metz
  • Mon Jun 26 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Tessa Tamura
  • Mon Jun 26 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Tue Jun 27 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with TBA TBA
  • Mon Jul 03 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Mon Jul 10 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Mon Jul 17 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Tessa Tamura
  • Mon Jul 17 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Tue Jul 18 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Liz Tookey
  • Mon Jul 24 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Tessa Tamura
  • Mon Jul 24 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Tue Jul 25 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Liz Tookey
  • Mon Jul 31 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Tessa Tamura
  • Mon Jul 31 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm with Moe Brody
  • Tue Aug 01 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Liz Tookey
  • Mon Aug 07 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm with Tessa Tamura


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