Saturday, Sept. 8, 4-6 p.m.: Flamenco and Argentine tango and milonga dance performance at Mitchell Park, Greenport. Presented by professional Spanish dance company, Sol y Sombra with post-performance bachata class. Bring chairs. Sponsored by Friends of Mitchell Park. Free.
‘The Barre Room’ classes are held at Dance Center of Mattituck, located on Pike Street. (Credit: Melissa Martin)
Get ready to point those toes: A new type of ballet class has come to the North Fork.
In January, Dance Center of Mattituck began offering 45-minute classes during which all the movement is performed at the barre. In a typical ballet class, the first half is spent on barre work and the latter is dedicated to floor movements, according to instructor Regan Batuello, who teaches the classes under the banner of her business, “The Barre Room.”(more…)