Session: Winter 2019
Chapter:  Santa Cruz
Location:  St. Abraham's Classical Christian Academy - Aptos
Time:  04:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  01/08
Ages:  10-15
Tuition:  $300.00
Open Spots:  0

** Registration ended January 20, 2019 at 11:00pm

This class is full!

Class Description

Come join the Contemporary Dance movement.  Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.  Both boys and girls are encouraged to register for this unique dance class in order to refine their dance skills and build their dance knowledge base. 
*If you are cast as a Lioness you may be moved into this class


Rachele Chenowith

Rachele Chenowith started dancing at age four in Oakhurst, California. She danced on a competitive dance team for ten years, working with many different styles, at Velocity Dance Studio in the small-town foothills. She came to Santa Cruz in 2015 and has been apart of the dance program at Cabrillo College since she's started attending. She has choreographed for three of the Cabrillo Spring Dance Concerts and also choreographed a solo for last semesters Cabrillo Fall Dance Concert. Rachele has received both the Tandy Beal and Roberta Bristol scholarships at Cabrillo College, and is preparing to transfer to a four-year dance program in fall 2019. She also co-choreographs in the Santa Cruz community for Kianti’s dining and dancing shows. Rachele has performed in dance companies here in Santa Cruz. In 2017 she danced in Stephanie Emmanuela’s Masters thesis concert work for her company, Agua Done Dance, and continues to dance for Stephanie in the present. Urban Industry is a Hip Hop company that Casandra Hillman coordinated in 2016 that Rachele was apart of as well. This 2019 Winter Session is Rachele’s first time working with CYT and she is very excited to help contribute to the community.

Location Notes:

Christian Youth Theater is happy to partner with St. Abraham's Classical Christian Academy for our Aptos class location.

Class Location:

1940 Bonita Drive, Aptos, CA 95003