© 2019 by The Ballroom, 50 Main St, Harrison, ME 04040  |  (207) 583-6964

CLASSES

BALLET, JAZZ, MODERN & TAP

Celebrating Our 26th Year!

2019-2020 DANCE SEASON

Beginning the Week of September 9th

Our distinctive dance technique classes for children, teens and adults feature instruction with professional performing artists and teachers.

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BALLROOM & LATIN 

Learn to dance! Prepare for a special event (weddings, social events, competitions, shows) or just learn how to have fun & feel more confident on the dance floor!

Group classes meet Tuesdays 5-10 pm

Private lessons and Wedding Preparation sessions are available by appointment Tuesday afternoons and evenings

We offer classes for beginners through advanced level ballroom dancers.

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BELLY DANCE

Taught by Lisa Cummings (Imari), artistic director of Imari in the Sahara Desert Dancers. Belly Dancing is therapeutic and energizing and is a great way to socialize.

 

For more information contact Lisa Cummings at 207-749-6412 or visit her website.

 

ECSTATIC STYLE COMMUNITY DANCE

First Saturday of each month, 2-4 pm

 

Like to dance but don’t like the club or bar scene? Reclaim joy, discharge tensions from the week and explore freedom with movement. Contact and Freestyle dancers are welcome to dance to R & B, Classical, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Chaos, Dup-Step, World, Old School, Trance and more.

 

This chem-free dance with DJ Lady Soulshine meets the 1st Saturday of each month 2-4 pm. Join the Harrison Maine Community Dance group on The Ballroom Facebook page for updates.

INTEGRATIVE FITNESS TRAINING

 

Group Core Fusion classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-10:20 am and Wednesdays 6-7:15 pm (September-June).

Private sessions by appointment

Personal attention is the heart of this practice featuring a holistic approach to functional strength, flexibility and balance training with a focus on the CORE. Taught by Nan Brett, dancer, ACE Certified Fitness Instructor, ACSM/ACS Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer, Reiki Master, SCW Certified Pilates instructor, Biomechanics MethodTM  Corrective Exercise Specialist, Institute for Integrative Health & FitnessTM Certified Corrective Exercise Instructor, and the director of The Ballroom. For more information contact Nan Brett at The Ballroom.

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PIYO

Tuesdays at 6:15 pm

A PIYO workout includes core work, flexibility and strength moves. The music and flow keep your mind busy and your heart rate up! PIYO at The Ballroom is taught by Zumba and PIYO instructor Emily Baker.  Contact Emily for details: Mrsbaker_03@hotmail.com.

THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE

Dancer, Fitness Educator & Licensed Massage Therapist, Nan Brett, offers a variety of manual therapy healing modalities including Swedish Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy, Circulatory Massage, Lymphatic Drainage Massage, Sports Massage, Hydrotherapy, Reflexology, Trigger Point & Positional Release techniques. Documented benefits of Therapeutic Massage includes pain relief, stress relief & improved function. Nan will work with you in developing a manual therapy (& movement therapy) approach that best suits your needs and goals. Contact Nan at The Ballroom.

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ZUMBA

Classes meet weekly Mondays 5:45-6:45 pm;

Wednesdays and Saturdays 8:30-9:30 am

For everybody and every body! Zumba takes the "work" out of workout by mixing low intensity and high intensity dance and fitness moves. You'll go at your own pace in this fun interval style dance-fitness class. Once the Latin and World rhythms take over you'll see why Zumba classes are call "Exercise in Disguise". Classes are taught by Zumba instructors Erin Hamlin and Emily Baker. Classes meet weekly Mondays 5:45-6:45pm, Wednesdays and Saturdays 8:30-9:30am. Contact Erin via email houlee1518@msn.com.

YOGA WITH ROSE

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 am

Schedule changes periodically

Classes for beginners as well as experienced yogis are taught by Rose Heggeman, BA, Holistic Health Coach and registered Yoga Alliance 200 hour teacher. Moderate Flow (focused on alignment, strength and mental focus) classes meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 am.

 

Plus Meditation, Essential Oil, Preschool Yoga, Teens & Tweens and Parent/Child classes are scheduled throughout the year. Rose’s schedule changes periodically so please check with her for updates: Yoga with Rose on Facebook @Rosebud Yoga, 207-423-0573, RoseHeggeman@gmail.com.

RISE UP YOGA WITH JANE RISEMAN

Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 am

Saturdays at 9:45-10:45 am

Vinyasa style Yoga for all- A gentle to moderate class appropriate for beginners as well as seasoned Yogis. Mats, blankets, blocks and smiles are available! Contact Jane Riseman 207-743-4686. Find Jane on Facebook at Rise Up Yoga.

GENTLE YOGA & SOMATIC MOVEMENT with Kathryn Gardner 

6 week sessions meet Mondays 12:30-1:30 pm

SomaSoul® workshops scheduled periodically

Gentle Yoga retrains the brain and body to let go of old patterns and move with more balance. Create a stronger body, a clearer mind and an increased connection to ground and vitality. 6 week sessions meet Mondays 12:30-1:30.


Awaken the Heart: A SomaSoul® Somatic Movement Workshop: Regain the wisdom and power of your heart and feel its healing energy through somatic movement. SomaSoul® workshops (scheduled periodically) integrate the power of deep listening with the heart of spiritual practice & the freedom of expressive arts. Kathryn Gardner, LMT, RSMT, RYT works with individuals and groups facilitating wholeness and healing through movement, creativity and heartfelt connection. Find out more at SongBodySoul.com. Contact Kathryn 207-890-7823; kathryngardner13@gmail.com.