For us, the health and safety of our staff, students, and community is our top priority. The goal and mission at Rae Studios has, and will always be for the well-being of our community. (UPDATED 2/16/22) PROOF OF VACCINATION REQUIRED. MASK OPTIONAL FOR VACCINATED INDIVIDUALS for all indoor classes. Rae Studios will remain hosting indoor classes at full capacity. For more info, view our COVID-19 RESPONSE & SAFETY MEASURES.
Due to the limited capacity and to limit contact, you must reserve your spot in advance. Cancellation of in-studio classes must be made at least 8 hours before the scheduled class. No-shows or last minute cancellations will are not eligible for class credit or refund. All students and staff must follow CDC and studio guidelines at all times. If you are sick or have any symptoms related to COVID-19, please stay home.
In-person classes at the studio. Mostly used for Choreography and master programs. No live-streaming available for this option.
Virtual livestream classes via Zoom. All classes are for Pacific Timezone.
A combination of Virtual Live Streaming + In-Studio created for accessibility + flexibility. This allows opportunities for students to continue taking classes in the safety of their homes.
DANCE TECHNIQUE / CHOREOGRAPHY
Afro Dance [Beginner / Intermediate]
A choreography-based class with some freestyle elements. Afro dance is a huge umbrella using elements from all over the map. East, west, south, and central. Learn the history, foundation, choreography pick up, muscle memory, and freestyle.
Bachata Level 1 [Beginner]
Learn the fundamental movements and techniques for bachata social dancing. We'll also cover more practical considerations, such as dance floor etiquette, how to approach lessons, and exercises and training to do at home. Lessons will be tailored to the skill level of the students. Bachata is a Latin social dance, among the most popular in the world and rising in popularity. It is romantic, smooth, and sensual, allowing you to connect with people all around the world!
Bachata Level 2 [Intermediate]
Refine the fundamental techniques learned in Bachata Level 1 and learn pattern combinations that you can take straight to the dance floor. Lessons will be tailored to the skill level of the students, students should have atleast one to three months of Bachata Level 1 training. Bachata is a Latin social dance, among the most popular in the world and rising in popularity. It is romantic, smooth, and sensual, allowing you to connect with people all around the world!
In this class, we’ll rotate through popular ballroom dance styles for social dancing. We will mix up a bit of technique, choreography, and social dancing - allowing you to try out your lead/follow skills! Some of the dances we will learn are Foxtrot, Waltz, Nightclub Two-Step, Tango, West Coast Swing, Salsa, and more! Whether you’ve always been curious about partner dancing, are going to a wedding soon and want to do something more than sway, or looking for a fun date night class - we’ve got you! Feel like you have two left feet or flying solo? No worries, no experience or partner necessary.
This ballet class is for all ages and all levels. The goal is to help your body gain better balance, posture, flexibility, and core strength, not to train perfect ballerinas. Learn different terminology and build the various muscles to support your ballet journey.
Beginner Hip Hop
Back to basics with Beginner Hip Hop. Learn the dance skills and techniques to kick off your dance journey. All levels are welcome! Please see the instructor's IG for a better look into choreography and style.
Beginner / Intermediate Hip Hop
A bridge between beginner and intermediate choreography. We will introduce you to more complex techniques and concepts such as textures and musicality. This class will help push you out of your comfort zone and expand your dance vocabulary.
Start building your solid foundation in Contemporary dance! With an emphasis on fundamentals, this beginner friendly class will guide you into learning choreography. Intensify your strength and flexibility, rejuvenate your mind, and express your true self in Beginning Contemporary.
Belly Pop Dance
Come learn this sensual, fluid, and emotive dance form in a safe and energetic environment. This class is suitable for all skill levels and we will cover basic technique, introduce layering, and learn short choreographies to popular pop and Egyptian songs each session!
This class is designed to work out your whole body and also learn belly dance fundamentals, technique, hip isolations, and a choreography combo! Feel free to bring a hip scarf.
Bharatanatyam is an ancient classical Indian dance form that has been practiced and performed for centuries. The dance combines intricate footwork and stylized hand gestures with expressions, rhythm and lyrics. If you are looking for a fun alternative to leg day at the gym, this is the class for you!is an ancient classical Indian dance form that has been practiced and performed for centuries. The dance combines intricate footwork and stylized hand gestures with expressions, rhythm and lyrics. If you are looking for a fun alternative to leg day at the gym, this is the class for you!
Bollywood Funk Choreo
Hip/Hop rooted movements and choreography with some Bollywood flare and music.
Brazilian Pop Choreo
A choreographed dance class. Learn popular Brazilian dance moves through simple routines from music genres such as funk, techno "Brega", and electro beats with the trending songs the way they are done in Brazil. With this spicy class, come in style and we'll all think we're in Brazil! Suggested footwear: Sneakers.
Contemporary [Intermediate / Advanced]
A choreographed dance class. Learn rhythmic movements that combine stretching, technique, floor work, and guided improvisation. The class gives an experimental flow to create a unique foundation for storytelling and human expression through acrobatic athleticism. Knee pads recommended. Suggested footwear: Socks, Barefoot, Foot undies.
A choreographed dance class. Unleash your divine femininity through storytelling, confidence building, and empowered dance choreography. Class includes heels technique, across-the-floor combos, tricks, and floor work. Music video vibes, dress to impress! Knee pads recommended. Suggested footwear: Heels with ankle support.
Intermediate / Advanced Hip Hop
A choreography-based dance class utilizing various street and studio-style movements of Hip Hop. We will introduce you to more complex techniques and concepts such as textures and musicality. This class will help push you out of your comfort zone and expand your dance vocabulary.
This all-level welcomed Jazz Funk class is the perfect way to feel strong and fierce. With a combination of sass and street, across the floor combos, new choreography sets while increasing overall performance energy.
Jumps & Turns
Jumps and Turns class focuses on jazz and ballet style techniques that will help dancers develop control, technical understanding and strength to execute more advanced skills but also do them safely!
K-Pop [Beginner / Intermediate]
Beginner / Intermediate K-Pop is open to all levels. This class is for you if you want to feel like you are starring in your own K-Pop MV. This class will highlight some choreography from some of your favorite K-Pop Idols.
Locking [Beginner / Intermediate]
This is a technique, choreography, and freestyle based class teaching the fundamentals and history of Locking. Students will learn the foundation, techniques, and applied concepts of the funk-style street dance known as Locking. Students will also be learning the history of this dance from its origins in Los Angles and its founder and creator, Don Campbell, to understanding the origins of its movements and how it came to be while learning its application in both choreography and freestyle.
Learn various rudimentary movements and choreography that are the foundation for classical modern dance to live musical accompaniment like contractions, spirals, basic floor work, and elemental concepts of space, time and force.
Catch your favorite Pop Classics from artists like Sam Smith, Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, and Bishop Briggs! Learn intermediate choreography combos, performance execution, and dancing outside your comfort zone. Class includes standing and floor work.
Popping & Isolation
Popping and Isolations is a dance class focused on the sudden tensing and releasing of the muscles to the rhythm of the music. Learn the basics and fundamentals of this style through a detailed warm up followed by an all levels choreography.
Reggaeton incorporates dancehall as well as latin and hip hop, so I added that to the language: Reggaeton focuses on strong and sensual hip movements (commonly known as dancing 'perreo') and often incorporates hip hop grooves, dancehall fundamentals, and latin dance technique.
Salsa Level 1 [Beginner]
This salsa class introduces you to the rhythm and timing of the music, as well as the technique of leading and following. You will learn basic footwork, dance positions, and connections between partners. No dance experience or partner is required.
Salsa Level 2 [Intermediate]
This salsa class utilizes intermediate-level rhythm and timing of the music. You will learn intermediate-level footwork, dance positions, and connections between partners. No partner is required.
Learn choreography from jazz turns, kicks, and leap steps along with popular simple rhythm techniques to popular and age appropriate music of today.
This class focuses in on the twerk basics and fundamentals, with some tricks and tips on how to twerk. First starting with going over basic twerk movements, then moving into a fun warm up using those new twerk movements or fundamentals. Followed up by some fun, upbeat, cardio based choreography. Its all about shaking those hips and glutes, getting loose, and having fun.
A Bollywood cardio dance fitness class inspired and driven by the heart-pumping, energetic rhythms of Bollywood. The class embodies dynamic choreography and easy-to-follow dance aerobics. Learn the origins and vocabulary of traditional Bollywood dance steps in this all-level class. Suggested footwear: Sneakers.
A stacked-based cardio dance format with easy-to-follow movements learning one choreographed combo while keeping you sweating and glowing. This class is great for absolute beginners and all-levels looking to get a workout. Suggested footwear: Sneakers.
A stacked-based cardio dance format with easy-to-follow movements learning one choreographed combo. Class includes a weight training section. *Signature Rae Studio's Class Format. Suggested footwear: Sneakers. Props: Weights or substitute props.
This is a cardio-dance based class featuring top 40 jams from Hip Hop, Reggaeton to Pop music. There are three levels guided in class. Levels 1-2 are easy to follow with Level 3 designed to push choreography retention. Learn routines and perform like a pro to a variety of songs. Be prepared to take this class a few times in order to get the choreography in your body! Suggested footwear: Sneakers.
A fitness party with easy to follow dance steps to form the ultimate calorie-burning experience to Latin beats, Reggaeton, Hip Hop, and Pop music.
Sculpt, lengthen and tone in this low-impact Barre class which oscillates between building up heat using strength exercises and lengthening the muscles using dynamic stretches and yoga-inspired movements. Class uses free weights, resistance bands, and gliders. No shoes, no sock
A cardio-fitness class. Get ready for 30 minutes of non-stop upper body and ab focused training, targeting your core muscle groups. This class includes standing and mat work sequences with a weight training section. Suggested footwear: Sneakers. Props: Yoga mat, free weights or substitute props, and small towel.
Tone up and get your body into shape with high intensity interval training. This class also includes the fundamentals of resistance training. Each workout consists of cardio, core, and strength intervals for a true full body workout. Designed to spike your heart rate with bursts of intensity followed by brief rest periods.
Total body fitness exercises that consists of low-impact flexibility and muscular strength and endurance movements emphasizing proper postural alignment, core strength and muscle balance.
Tone and sculpting class targeting our glutes, legs, arms, and abs with a touch of cardio burn sequences. The class uses the mat, barre, light & heavy free weights, a resistance band, and more.
YOGA / STRETCH
Flow & Restore
This class is a dynamic mix of a moderately paced vinyasa flow followed by calming restorative yoga created to relieve stress, uplift the spirit, and get you feeling like your best self, inside and out! Classes will provide a non-judgmental space to look within while being guided through a physical practice, all tied together with some awesome beats
Ease into your day with Alignment, Sun Salutations, and Pranyama.
A yoga flow based class created to motivate and increase flexibility, strength & balance through poses, breathing, music, and meditation. This is a 45min class.