Junior & Senior Division

The Hiland Theater in Albuquerque 

Contact Us

4800 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108

WBarker@ndi-nm.org
505.340.0200

Mon. - Fri. 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Classes run Monday, August 16th 2021 through Saturday, April 16th 2022

Questions about placement? Want to be added to the waitlist for a class that is full? Please email our Program Producer wbarker@ndi-nm.org


The Junior & Senior Division is enrolled according to your child’s experience and technique level. This ensures that our students are learning in a positive environment surrounded by their peers. Please use the age recommendations as a general guide only.


Ballet

The ballet curriculum at NDI New Mexico is the foundation for all of the dance styles we offer. Our progressive curriculum is focused on working within each dancer's physical abilities without placing stress on the joints or ligaments. Our faculty focus on musicality and expressiveness to highlight the joy of dance in the classroom and on the stage. Pointe, variations and partnering classes are available by placement in the Pre-Professional Division. Dancers are encouraged to take ballet classes in addition to their other dance styles.

Class Schedule

Ballet I

Ages 7+  Monday  4:30 p.m.*
75-minute class Wednesday  4:30 p.m. +
Friday  4:30 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m.**
 

2 classes per week are Strongly Encouraged

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

*Monday class is encouraged for dancers who are new to Ballet I
**Saturday class requires 1 year of previous Ballet I experience

Ballet II

Ages 10+  Monday  4:30 p.m.*
90-minute class Wednesday  4:30 p.m.
Friday  4:30 p.m.
Saturday  10:30 a.m.** †
 

2 classes per week are Required

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

*Monday class is encouraged for dancers who are new to Ballet II
**Saturday class requires 1 year of previous Ballet II experience

Ballet III + Pointe*

Ages 14+  Tuesday  4:30 p.m.
2-hour class Thursday  4:30 p.m.
Saturday  10:00 a.m.
 

3 classes per week are Required

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Modern

The Modern curriculum at NDI New Mexico is a progressive curriculum leading dancers through fundamental classical modern techniques of Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Horton. Modern classes incorporate improvisational games, modern dance history and basic kinesthetic awareness.

Class Schedule

Modern

Modern I  60-minute class | Ages 8+ Wednesday  6:00 p.m.  
Modern II 75-minute class | Ages 11+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Modern II/III 75-minute class | Ages 11+ Monday  4:30 p.m.
Modern III* 75-minute class | Ages 14+ Friday  4:15 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Jazz

The jazz curriculum at NDI New Mexico is solidly based on the practices of such masters as Gus Giordano, Bob Fosse, Jack Cole and Luigi.  It emphasizes style in addition to technique. We practice across-the-floor with leaps and turns that support the techniques of modern jazz today.

Class Schedule

Jazz

Jazz I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Friday  6:00 p.m.
Jazz II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Wednesday  6:00 p.m.
Jazz III* 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Friday  5:30 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Tap

The tap dance curriculum at NDI New Mexico combines rhythm and coordination to make music with the feet and the body. Tap classes incorporate improvisation, basic music structure and the history of tap dance.

Class Schedule

Tap

Tap I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Tap I/II + 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Friday  4:30 p.m.
Tap II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Friday  6:00 p.m.
Tap III* 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Monday  4:30 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Hip Hop

The hip hop curriculum at NDI New Mexico is focused on rhythm, stamina, musicality and self-expression. Exploring different styles of hip hop music and movement results in well-rounded and confident dancers.

Class Schedule

Hip Hop

Hip Hop I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Thursday  5:30 p.m.
Hip Hop I/II 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Hip Hop II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Thursday  6:30 p.m.
Hip Hop III 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Friday  6:30 p.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


The Complete Dancer

The Complete Dancer offers dance history, choreography fundamentals and basic anatomy to round out a dancer's training. Join Dance on Film Forum to watch performances from NDI New Mexico's Merrill Brockway library of dance films. There is no additional tuition or registration  for this class, simply arrive a few minutes early.

Class Schedule

The Complete Dancer

Dance on Film Forum 45-minute class | Ages 5+ Wednesday  5:00 p.m.
Complete Dancer 60-minute class | Ages 11+ Saturday  1:30 p.m.

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


New Dance Improv!

New Dance Improvis inspired by New Dance Group which was established in 1932 by artists and choreographers dedicated to social change through dance. Members included Charles Weidman, Donald McKayle, Daniel Nagrin, Anna Sokolow, Sophie Maslow, Pearl Primus, and more. Dancers will participate in six projects throughout the school year, each focused on movement with a creative impetus, this class is based on improvisation.

Class Schedule

New Dance Improv!

New Dance Improv! 60-minute class | Ages 8 - 12 Saturday  10:30 a.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Homeschool Classes

These classes are especially designed for homeschooled dancers. They are mixed level classes enrolled by age only - no previous dance experience is necessary to participate. SWAT Modern is a combined class with students from NDI New Mexico's Super Wonderful Advanced Team dancers.

Class Schedule

Homeschool In-Person Classes

Open Ballet I 60-minute class | Ages 7 - 10 Wednesday  10:00 a.m.
Open Ballet II 60-minute class | Ages 11 - 14 Thursday  10:00 a.m
SWAT Modern 60-minute class | Ages 7 - 11 Saturday  12:30 p.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


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Contact Us

4800 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108

WBarker@ndi-nm.org
505.340.0200

Mon. - Fri. 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Classes run Monday, August 16th 2021 through Saturday, April 16th 2022

Questions about placement? Want to be added to the waitlist for a class that is full? Please email our Program Producer wbarker@ndi-nm.org


The Junior & Senior Division is enrolled according to your child’s experience and technique level. This ensures that our students are learning in a positive environment surrounded by their peers. Please use the age recommendations as a general guide only.


Ballet

The ballet curriculum at NDI New Mexico is the foundation for all of the dance styles we offer. Our progressive curriculum is focused on working within each dancer's physical abilities without placing stress on the joints or ligaments. Our faculty focus on musicality and expressiveness to highlight the joy of dance in the classroom and on the stage. Pointe, variations and partnering classes are available by placement in the Pre-Professional Division. Dancers are encouraged to take ballet classes in addition to their other dance styles.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Ballet I

Ages 7+  Monday  4:30 p.m.*
75-minute class Wednesday  4:30 p.m. +
Friday  4:30 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m.**
 

2 classes per week are Strongly Encouraged

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

*Monday class is encouraged for dancers who are new to Ballet I
**Saturday class requires 1 year of previous Ballet I experience

Ballet II

Ages 10+  Monday  4:30 p.m.* †
90-minute class Wednesday  4:30 p.m. +
Friday  4:30 p.m. †
Saturday  10:30 a.m.** †
 

2 classes per week are Required

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

*Monday class is encouraged for dancers who are new to Ballet II
**Saturday class requires 1 year of previous Ballet II experience

Ballet III + Pointe*

Ages 14+  Tuesday  4:30 p.m.
2-hour class Thursday  4:30 p.m.
Saturday  10:00 a.m.
 

3 classes per week are Required

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Modern

The Modern curriculum at NDI New Mexico is a progressive curriculum leading dancers through fundamental classical modern techniques of Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Horton. Modern classes incorporate improvisational games, modern dance history and basic kinesthetic awareness.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Modern

Modern I + 60-minute class | Ages 8+ Wednesday  6:00 p.m.
Modern II 75-minute class | Ages 11+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Modern II/III 75-minute class | Ages 11+ Monday  4:30 p.m.
Modern III* 75-minute class | Ages 14+ Friday  4:15 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Jazz

The jazz curriculum at NDI New Mexico is solidly based on the practices of such masters as Gus Giordano, Bob Fosse, Jack Cole and Luigi.  It emphasizes style in addition to technique. We practice across-the-floor with leaps and turns that support the techniques of modern jazz today.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Jazz

Jazz I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Friday  6:00 p.m.
Jazz II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Wednesday  6:00 p.m.
Jazz III* 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Friday  5:30 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Tap

The tap dance curriculum at NDI New Mexico combines rhythm and coordination to make music with the feet and the body. Tap classes incorporate improvisation, basic music structure and the history of tap dance.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Tap

Tap I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Tap I/II + 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Friday  4:30 p.m.
Tap II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Friday  6:00 p.m.
Tap III* 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Monday  4:30 p.m.
 

*By placement only

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Hip Hop

The hip hop curriculum at NDI New Mexico is focused on rhythm, stamina, musicality and self-expression. Exploring different styles of hip hop music and movement results in well-rounded and confident dancers.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Hip Hop

Hip Hop I 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Thursday  5:30 p.m.
Hip Hop I/II 60-minute class | Ages 7+ Monday  6:00 p.m.
Hip Hop II + 60-minute class | Ages 10+ Thursday  6:30 p.m.
Hip Hop III 60-minute class | Ages 13+ Friday  6:30 p.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


The Complete Dancer

The Complete Dancer offers dance history, choreography fundamentals and basic anatomy to round out a dancer's training. Join Dance on Film Forum to watch performances from NDI New Mexico's Merrill Brockway library of dance films. There is no additional tuition or registration  for this class, simply arrive a few minutes early.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

The Complete Dancer

Dance on Film Forum 45-minute class | Ages 5+ Wednesday  5:00 p.m.
Complete Dancer 60-minute class | Ages 11+ Saturday  1:30 p.m.

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


New Dance Improv!

New Dance Improvis inspired by New Dance Group which was established in 1932 by artists and choreographers dedicated to social change through dance. Members included Charles Weidman, Donald McKayle, Daniel Nagrin, Anna Sokolow, Sophie Maslow, Pearl Primus, and more. Dancers will participate in six projects throughout the school year, each focused on movement with a creative impetus, this class is based on improvisation.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

New Dance Improv!

New Dance Improv! 60-minute class | Ages 8 - 12 Saturday  10:30 a.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17


Homeschool Classes

These classes are especially designed for homeschooled dancers. They are mixed level classes enrolled by age only - no previous dance experience is necessary to participate. SWAT Modern is a combined class with students from NDI New Mexico's Super Wonderful Advanced Team dancers.

Class Schedule

Details please view in landscape mode

Homeschool In-Person Classes

Open Ballet I 60-minute class | Ages 7 - 10 Wednesday  10:00 a.m.
Open Ballet II 60-minute class | Ages 11 - 14 Thursday  10:00 a.m
SWAT Modern 60-minute class | Ages 7 - 11 Saturday  12:30 p.m.
 

+ Indicates almost filled, Call Us!

† Indicates class is filled

 

Holiday Schedule: Sept. 6 | Oct. 11 | Nov. 11 | Nov. 24-27 | Dec. 20 - Jan. 3 | Jan. 17 | Feb. 21 | Mar. 21-25 | Apr. 15-17