Icon_open-magnifying-glass

Marika Brussel

Ballet

san francisco

instructor

Marika Brussel

Ballet

san francisco

instructor

Marika Brussel has been teaching dance to people of all ages for over 15 years. She studied on scholarship at the Joffrey Ballet School and at the Hig ... read more

Marika Brussel

Ballet

san francisco

instructor

Marika Brussel

Ballet

san francisco

instructor

noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

Senior: Absolute Beginner Ballet - Online

About this class
Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Register at odc.dance. To Live Stream: 1) Download Zoom.Us app on your desktop/laptop or mobile device, create an account and and use your name that matches MindBody when logging in. 2) 15 minutes before class starts you will receive an email for a link to our ZOOM conference call from one of our Front Desk staff. Feel younger and more agile with basic ballet movements. Ballet increases circulation, improves overall mobility, and helps with focus and memory. Beginning with standing warm-ups near a wall or with a chair, Marika will gently lead the class through traditional ballet, with humor and ease.

Wednesday

1:00p - 2:00p

Beginning

ODC
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Join the class here:
https://www.odc.dance/classes

Wednesday

1:00p - 2:00p

Beginning

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Join the class here: https://www.odc.dance/classes

*Please confirm schedules with studio


noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

Ballet Advanced Beginner - Online

About this class
Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Register at odc.dance. To Live Stream: 1) Download Zoom.Us app on your desktop/laptop or mobile device, create an account and and use your name that matches MindBody when logging in. 2) 15 minutes before class starts you will receive an email for a link to our ZOOM conference call from one of our Front Desk staff. This class will build on the technique and vocabulary learned in the beginning level, with an emphasis on moving beautifully from one step to another. This class will work to incorporate breathing, coordination, musicality, and movement quality into the technique. Students should wear ballet slippers and form-fitting dancewear. Leotard and tights are ideal, but students may adjust their attire so that they are comfortable.

Wednesday

6:15p - 7:15p

Advanced Beginning

ODC
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Join the class here:
https://www.odc.dance/classes

Wednesday

6:15p - 7:15p

Advanced Beginning

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Join the class here: https://www.odc.dance/classes

*Please confirm schedules with studio


noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

Ballet Beginning Pointe - Online

About this class
Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Register at odc.dance. To Live Stream: 1) Download Zoom.Us app on your desktop/laptop or mobile device, create an account and and use your name that matches MindBody when logging in. 2) 15 minutes before class starts you will receive an email for a link to our ZOOM conference call from one of our Front Desk staff. This Beginning Pointe class is for students new to pointe work. We will be working on strengthening exercises, both in and out of pointe shoes, primarily at the barre. Students without any pointe experience may take the class on demi-pointe. Men are welcome. Students should have studied ballet for a minimum of three years before considered for pointe, unless coming in from another studio; then a personal consultation is required. Students MUST take the 6:15pm Advanced Beginning technique class that precedes this class. Students should wear ballet slippers and form-fitting dancewear. Leotard and tights are ideal, but students may adjust their attire so that they are comfortable.

Wednesday

7:30p - 8:00p

Beginning / Intermediate

ODC
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Join the class here:
https://www.odc.dance/classes

Wednesday

7:30p - 8:00p

Beginning / Intermediate

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Join the class here: https://www.odc.dance/classes

*Please confirm schedules with studio


noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

noun_signal_1747356 copy 12

online

Senior: Aging Backwards Essentrics - Online

About this class
Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Register at odc.dance. To Live Stream: 1) Download Zoom.Us app on your desktop/laptop or mobile device, create an account and and use your name that matches MindBody when logging in. 2) 15 minutes before class starts you will receive an email for a link to our ZOOM conference call from one of our Front Desk staff. Increase mobility, flexibility, and balance - and relieve chronic aches and joint stiffness with this slow and gentle, flowing, dance-based full-body workout. The class begins with standing stretches based on ballet, tai chi, and yoga, followed by simple strengthening exercises on the floor.

Monday

1:00p - 2:00p

All Levels

ODC
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4

Join the class here:
https://www.odc.dance/classes

Monday

1:00p - 2:00p

All Levels

Icon_ionic-ios-arrow-back Copy 4
noun_signal_1747356 copy 18

virtual

Join the class here: https://www.odc.dance/classes

*Please confirm schedules with studio


about Marika Brussel

Marika Brussel has been teaching dance to people of all ages for over 15 years. She studied on scholarship at the Joffrey Ballet School and at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City. She performed with Joffrey Concert Group, Ballet Theatre of New Mexico, Napoles Ballet Theatre and Alameda Ballet, dancing Principle roles in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet, and Retazos. Her choreography has been commissioned by ballet companies around the country, including Arc Dance Seattle & Bay Pointe Ballet. Marika has worked with students from age 2 through 101. She teaches dance to people with Parkinson's, and dementia. She believes that the arts have the power to transform lives. She strongly feels that all bodies can tell a story through their movements, and that everyone can gain confidence, ease, and intense joy through dancing.

Join

the

community

Empower the dancer in you. Showcase your moves and discover more ways to dance.

Join

the

community

Empower the dancer in you. Showcase your moves and discover more ways to dance.