An example of this class - Video is from 8/10 Jennifer Lopez class.

"Straight Up" by Paula Abdul

Saturday, November 16 / 12:15-1:45pm


Join Chris Archibald in learning some of Paula Abdul's iconic "Straight Up" choreography in this 90-minute workshop. 

Join us for a one of a kind workshop in modern pop culture choreography — a new masterclass series brought to you by renowned English choreographer, Christopher Archibald. Have you ever watched the latest hot video and think, "I want to do that!" Well, it's time to change that and actually do that! With an expert eye, come learn the style of choreography that made these songs so ICONIC. Sweat to Britney’s "I’m A Slave 4 U" or Jam out to Miss Jackson's, "Rhythm Nation," or even strike a pose with one of the most iconic moments in pop history "Vogue."


Some previous dance experience recommended.

IMPORTANT — Please note Mix & Match class passes do not work for this workshop. We are a studio for adults 18yrs and older only. Because this series is popular and we only enroll so many before closing enrollment, we can not offer refunds for missing this class once you have signed up. Please have some previous dance experience.

About Chris Archibald

Born in the north of England, Chris started dancing at the age of 7 at the SLP school of dance as one of two boys attending the school. After competing in dance competitions across England, he started performing in London at age 15, and then set out to travel the world. 

Touring shows across Japan, Portugal and Greece, he then returned to England where he worked in pantomime in Scotland and Wales. In 1993, he started working in Florida for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, where he traveled the world once again before becoming a rehearsal director for the RCCL. Being in Miami also saw him choreograph, “The Journey: A New Indie Musical,” which was performed at arts St. John’s in Miami. 

Chris recently relocated to Seattle and can’t wait to bring you a new series of masterclasses. 

The Studio in Issaquah

1871 NW Gilman Blvd, Ste 3

Issaquah, WA 98027

(206) 327-1468


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