Adult Masterclass with Zippora Karz
Join us on Tuesday, July 18th!
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Class from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Discussion with Zippora from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
$21 per Adult Student
Limited to 30 registrants.
Experience the elegance and grace of ballet in a captivating masterclass tailored specifically for adult students, led by the esteemed ballet instructor, Zippora Karz. Step into the studio and embark on a remarkable journey of self-discovery and artistic expression.
In this ballet masterclass, Zippora Karz warmly welcomes adult students of all levels, from beginners with a passion for ballet to experienced dancers seeking to refine their skills. With her wealth of knowledge and nurturing teaching style, Zippora creates a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages growth and exploration.
Under Zippora’s expert guidance, participants will delve into the foundations of classical ballet technique, focusing on proper alignment, balance, and musicality. Through a series of carefully curated exercises and combinations, Zippora will help students develop strength, flexibility, and grace, while emphasizing the importance of artistic expression and individuality.
Zippora’s teaching philosophy revolves around creating a space where adult students can embrace the joy of ballet, regardless of their previous experience. Her infectious enthusiasm and personalized attention ensure that each student feels seen and supported on their ballet journey.
This masterclass is a unique opportunity for adult students to immerse themselves in the beauty and discipline of ballet, discover their full potential, and build a strong foundation in technique. Whether you are returning to ballet after a hiatus or embarking on a new artistic endeavor, Zippora Karz’s masterclass will ignite your passion and inspire you to soar to new heights.
Join us for an extraordinary ballet experience where the joy of dance and the artistry of movement come together under the expert guidance of Zippora Karz. Unleash your inner dancer and revel in the beauty of ballet in this empowering and transformative masterclass for adult students.
Zippora Karz is a former soloist ballerina with the New York City Ballet where she performed for 16 years on stage and in televised performances. She was featured in a variety of roles choreographed by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins as well as works choreographed for her by such choreographers as Peter Martins and Lynne Taylor Corbett.Miss Karz danced with the New York City Ballet from 1983 through 1999. She now serves as a teacher and repetiteur for the George Balanchine Trust, rehearsing and staging Balanchine’s choreography for a host of national and international dance companies. She is also a diabetes spokesperson and educator who regularly addresses major diabetes conferences and organizations worldwide.
Zippora’s memoir “The Sugarless Plum” has inspired people all over the world to live happy and healthy lives. “The Sugarless Plum” is now translated in Slovenian.
Zippora also authored a children’s book, “Ballerina Dreams.” The story teaches children, with and without Diabetes, that they should not give up on their dreams no matter what challenges they face.
She is currently guest faculty at the prestigious Colburn Dance Academy in Los, Angeles, Cal., as well as, an artist in residence at the University of Southern California Glorya Kaufman School of Dance.
Zippora hopes to continue to inspire people to live healthy active lives through her work as an author, teacher, and motivational speaker.