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Jacqueline Aguirre, Dance


Welcome

BRONCO ROUND UP

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN JOINING DANCE CLASS NEXT YEAR?  DO YOU HAVE DANCE TRAINING AND HAVE INTEREST IN AUDITIONING FOR THE BRANDEIS BALLET COMPANY?

STOP BY THE FINE ARTS DANCE TABLE TO GET MORE INFORMATION.

MONDAY, MARCH 17TH

6-8PM


SPRING DANCE SHOW

 

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, APRIL 16TH & 17TH

7PM

BRANDEIS AUDITORIUM

TICKETS ARE $5 IN ADVANCE AND $7 AT THE DOOR


BALLET COMPANY AUDITIONS

 

PARENT MEETING- APRIL 22 6:00 IN THE DANCE STUDIO

AUDITIONS- APRIL 30 & MAY 1 4:15-6:30


SPRING SHOW REHEARSALS

 SPRING SHOW REHEARSALS ARE UNDERWAY.  PICK UP AN UPDATED REHEARSAL CALENDAR FROM MS. AGUIRRE.  FULL SHOW REHEARSALS START APRIL 8TH!


Biographical Information

Ms. Jackie Aguirre is the Ballet Company Director at Brandeis High School.  She teaches classical ballet, modern, and jazz technique.  Ms. Aguirre began her dance training at age eight at Vladimir Marek Ballet Academy under the instruction of Vladimir Marek, Nancy Smith, and Joyce Knapick.  She was accepted into the prestigious School of American Ballet in New York City and attended their summer program from 1991-1993.  The following summer, Ms. Aguirre studied in Washington, D.C. at the Kirov Academy.  After graduating from John Marshall High School, she attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas where she performed classical and contemporary repertory as part of the Meadows School of the Arts.  Ms. Aguirre earned a BFA in Dance Performance and a BA in Psychology and graduated magna cum laude in 1999.  She has taught ballet, pointe, lyrical jazz, and Pilates at Performing Arts School of Classical Ballet, as well as directing the magnet dance program at Thomas Jefferson High School from 2000-2006.  Ms. Aguirre served as the Dance Director at the Edgewood Academy from 2006-2008, teaching ballet, jazz, and modern as well as sponsoring the dance teams from Kennedy and Memorial High School.


Class Schedule

1st period (8:50-9:39)- conference     

2nd period (9:34-10:35)- Ballet Company  

3rd period (10:41-11:30)- Dance 2  

4th period (11:36-12:25)- Dance 3/4  

5th period (12:31-1:20)- lunch

6th period (1:26-2:15)- Dance 1    

7th period (2:21-3:10)- Dance 1    

8th period (3:16-4:05)- Dance 1  

I can be reached at 397-8317 or by email at jacqueline.aguirre@nisd.net.



"Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing.  It's the rhythm of your life.  It's the expression in time and movement, in happiness, joy, sadness and envy."

      -Jacques D'Amboise

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Evaluation/Grading

Students will be graded based on active participation in class, physical demonstration of dance techniques, attendance to all dance performances, choreography projects, written work, dance critiques, and both written and movement tests.

50% participation/ daily work

50% tests/performances



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Resources

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makeup work.pdf 8/23/2013
DANCE CALENDAR mar.pdf 3/7/2014
DANCE CALENDAR apr.pdf 3/7/2014
course syllabus ballet company.pdf 8/23/2013
course syllabus dance 3.pdf 8/23/2013
course syllabus dance 2.pdf 8/23/2013
course syllabus dance 1.pdf 8/23/2013