Winter Break Broadway Dance Pop-Up
Hey Metro-Detroit! Are you on WINTER BREAK on February 19-24th?
If so, lace up those sneakers/dance shoes and experience the fun of dance with DACO’s BROADWAY DANCE POP-UP!! Let's Go!
The goal of our BROADWAY DANCE POP-UP program is to have a ton of FUN! Pop-Ups are designed for EVERYONE, no matter your level of dance experience!!
Dance improves flexibility, coordination, balance, range of motion, stamina, muscle tone, and strength. But physical fitness is just one of many benefits of dance. Students learn to follow directions, learn and remember steps, respond to music, develop teamwork, and build confidence.
The BROADWAY DANCE POP-UP program is designed for everyone regardless of your dance experience!!
NOTE: All payments are final, and we cannot refund or exchange payments unless DACO cancels the class.
Don't Throw Away Your Shot!
Brush up on your dance technique and learn choreography from one of Broadway's most popular musicals: HAMILTON.
Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics, and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow. The musical incorporates hip hop, R&B, pop, soul and traditional-style show tunes.
Designed for students ages 8-20
Date: Friday, February 24, 2023
Fee: $27.50 pp
Location: Downtown Birmingham
Instructor: Jennifer Miller (See bio below)
Dance Instructor: Jennifer Miller
Jennifer Miller has over 35 years of performing arts experience. Growing up, she was a two-time US National Champion Highland dancer and also participated in several other forms of dance, musical theater, and cheer. As her love of dance grew, she dreamed of turning her dancing into a career. She furthered her dance training in college and earned her bachelor’s degree in performing arts with a specialization in dance from Oakland University. While she was a student, she was a member of the OU Repertory Dance Company, Oakland Dance Theater, and the OU Dance Team. She also received the Jakob Decker Dance Award for outstanding performance as a dance major. She has danced professionally with the Patterson Rythm Pace Dance Company and the Celtic Dance Theater of Arizona as a soloist in their touring production of “Fire & Grace.”
Jennifer has been teaching dance for over 25 years, and she has had her own successful Highland Dance studio for 13 years. Her students have competed and performed worldwide, winning many awards along the way, including three US National Championships. Four of her students were selected to perform in the prestigious “Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo,” a show that takes place at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland and runs during August.
In addition to Highland Dance, she teaches ballet, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and tap. She has been a resident instructor at the Ohio Scottish Arts School at Oberlin College for the past eight years. She has also been a guest instructor for the British Association of Teachers of Dancing’s North American Conference for the past few years. Jennifer is an adjudicator for the International Thespian Society and a presenter at the Michigan Educational Theater Association State Festival each December. She has been the choreographer for Groves High School for over 18 years and has worked with several other schools and theater companies in southeast Michigan.