Freestyle Flatfoot Clogging: Next Steps
Freestyle Flatfoot Clogging: Next Steps with Aubrey Atwater
Join renowned dancer, Aubrey Atwater, for a Freestyle Flatfoot Clogging class. Flatfooting is a traditional form of American step-dance with African, European, and Native roots. This class is open to all! Aubrey has joyfully and successfully taught many dancers online.
The capacity for this class is 15 students. This class is presented in collaboration with the John C. Campbell Folk School.
Class Materials Needed
Students need: tap shoes or shoes with hard soles that slide well, comfortable and supportive clothing suitable for exercise, a hard surface--floor or board--to dance on.
Advanced Beginner and up
About the John C. Campbell Folk School & Lessonface
For 96 years, the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina has transformed lives, and brought people together in a nurturing environment for experiences in learning and community life that spark self-discovery. Since 2013, Lessonface has connected more than 30,000 students with over 2,000 great teachers for live music, language, and arts lessons online, delivering on our mission to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably.
The class will meet for three weekly 80-min live online sessions on Mondays at 6 pm ET | 3 pm PT | 22:00 UTC on the schedule below. The first session is on June 5.
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Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recordings of the classes.
How It Works
Enroll above to save your spot in the class. Lessonface will send you a confirmation right away, and a Zoom link 24 hours before the class start time. You can log into your Lessonface dashboard to access class materials, communicate with your instructor, join the live Zoom session, and access the class recordings and chat transcript afterward. Class enrollments may be cancelled for full refund up to five days before the class start date, with the exception of the materials kit fees which are non-refundable.
From Warren, Rhode Island, award-winning musician, vocalist, writer, public radio commentator, and dancer, Aubrey Atwater presents captivating programs of folk music, dance, and spoken word. Aubrey is in great demand for performances and classes and has performed throughout the United States as well as England, Ireland, and Canada. She sings and plays the mountain dulcimer, old-time banjo, guitar, mandolin, and Irish tin whistle, and thrills audiences with her highly percussive clogging. In a scholarly, yet humorous way, Aubrey conveys the heritage behind traditional folk music and dance, showing a deep passion and understanding of folk history and its key players. Part of the acclaimed duo ...
Sue M. on April 4, 2021
It exceeded my expectations! By having classes once a week, I could practice in between, and progress at my own pace. I could also go at my own pace, as it would be difficult to do 8 hours of dancing in one day!
Mary A. on March 30, 2021
Carrie G. on March 29, 2021
Incredible. I learned so much. Aubrey Atwater is a fine teacher. She wove the elements of the class together so that I came out able to dance. It’s a big deal. She is amazing.
Nancy W. on March 29, 2021
I had taken Aubrey's weekend class at the Folk school before. It was a review for me and it was great.
Janine C. on March 30, 2021
Good. Specially appreciated availability of class videos for review after live sessions
Verified Student on March 29, 2021
Terrific! Aubrey Atwater has a very effective teaching style. Her grasp of the mechanics is very thorough and she communicates very clearly.
linda g. on March 29, 2021
About Lessonface, PBC
Lessonface's mission is to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably. Since 2012, we've hosted more than 30,000 students and 2,000 teachers for live music, language, and arts lessons and classes online.