Chinese Dance by Xiao Jing
Chinese dance is an expressive dance form that uses various techniques including and not limited to the hand movements, breathing techniques, body isolation and facial expressions. The use of props are also an essential part of this dance form, where fans, sticks, hoops and ribbons play an essential role.
About Xiao Jing
Learning dance from a tender age, Xiao Jing graduated from Beijing Dance Academy before moving to Singapore. Having been in Singapore for over 20 years, Xiao Jing teaches in schools, dance projects while also performing and choreographing.
Words from Xiao Jing about her class
I believe that dance can bring about joy and one's inner strength! Everybody can dance; I have no qualms about that. My purpose in this class is to explain and simplify dance movements that allows you to grasp the concept of Chinese dance while training your body's muscle groups, bring out the gentleness and playfulness in each person! As the master of your own body, I believe that through dance we are able to further strengthen the believe in ourselves!
Techniques Class (基本功):
Xiao Jing's Chinese Dance Techniques Class will focus on basic foundations training, where power comes with softness, and dance movements are elevated with a choreography.
Xiao Jing's Chinese Dance Expressions Class will place emphasis on performance expressions through body, face and eyes, allowing one to grasp and understand the uniqueness of Chinese Dance, with a choreography to tie it all together.
- Fitted top with leggings or jazz pants
- ballet shoes (canvas or leather)
- hair tied up
All classes offered at Free Movement Studio are beginner level and suited for anyone without dance experience or who wishes to learn a new dance genre. At Free Movement, we are here to support your dance journey with many dance solutions from start to end!
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