07 August 2018

BRW training season. Classes are open too the public

BRW Dance trains throughout the season to help us maintain our craft and our endurance. All classes are open to the public. Classes will be available on Tuesdays/Wednesdays only. Workshops are given quarterly. Starting in September every first Tuesday of the month, Artistic Director, Red Stowall will hold a Modern class. All dates are subjected to change. Cost is $10 each. Packages are available and shown below:
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Schedule and teachers’ bio are listed below

1st Tuesday of the month series(Sept-April): 8 classes for $65
August: 6 for $40
November: 4 for $25
January: 4 for $25
March: 4 for $25
April 23-May 28: 6 for $40
August classes are listed below:
8/14: Pilates w/ Regina Ward
8/15: Modern w/ Erika Red Stowall
8/21: Modern w/ Erika Red Stowall
8/22: Modern w/ Erika Red Stowall
8/28: Kickboxing w/ Kionna Williams
8/29: Modern w/ Erika Red Stowall
Tuesday series schedule: All classes taught by Erika Red Stowall
Sept. 4th
Oct. 2nd
Nov. 6th
Dec. 4th
Jan. 8th
Feb. 5th
Mar. 5th
April 2nd


Erika ‘Red’ Stowall is an award-winning artist in dance and choreography residing in Detroit, MI. She is a recipient of the Kresge Artist Fellowship, Applebaum’s Emerging Art Award as well as Fulbright Hays GPA Study Abroad grant, awarded through University of Detroit Mercy.  Red uses her classic training; Modern, Jazz and Ballet, combined with her background in West Africa dance as the foundation of her work. Her work is based of her life in Detroit, representation of Black stories and advocating for Black women voices. Red sees her art as a calling and is passionate about creating performance pieces, which invite conversation on safe space for Women of Color, restoration and positive narrative/images of Black communities  Red is the founder and current Artistic Director of Big Red Wall Dance Company. The company has been active since 2011.


Regina Ward is a Certified and experienced Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor, Yoga Teacher, Thai Healing Massage Therapist and Reiki Master/Teacher. She is also the owner and Program Director of MI Body Karma Yoga and Wellness Studio and Yoga School.


Kionna has over 5 years of group fitness experience, specializing in cardio endurance, and bodyweight strength training. She has taught such classes as Kick-boxing, Zumba, Circuit Training and Beginner Running. In addition to group fitness, Kionna coaches clients in nutrition so that they get the most out of fitness journey. This self-proclaimed vegan chef provides clients with healthy meal plans and recipes that are easy to adhere to.


About The Author

Erika "Big Red" Stowall is a choreographer and performer from Detroit, MI. Currently she serves as Artistic Director of Big Red Danke productions, and teaches at various locations in the Metro-Detroit area. Her current dance companies are Big Red Wall and Red Pumps.