Fran Spector Atkins and Amy Byington are now teaching Ballet and Pointe through Pacific Arts Complex (PAC) at 3343 Paul Davis Drive, Marina Ca. SpectorDance and PAC are looking forward to moving to a new space this fall. Stay tuned for our new plans for local dancers.
Thanks to a generous donation from the Chapman Foundation, Partial Scholarships are available to dancers for fall 2020 and spring 2021. For a SpectorDance Scholarship applicationclick here. Please send application toSpectorDance School Director.
Below is an abbreviated Spring 2021 schedule showing classes offered at the Monterey location. Click here to enroll in a camp/class. All camps will adhere to strict safety procedures. Click here to read more.
In Person Camps at the Monterey Location Int/ Adv Camp – taught by PAC instructors Ages: 11+ Level: Int/Adv Weekly schedule: Mondays 6:30-8:30, Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00-7:00 Includes Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Body Conditioning, Technique & Hip Hop
Int Ballet/ Pointe Camp – taught by FranSpector Atkins Ages: 11+ Level: Int/Adv Weekly schedule: Monday & Wednesday 4:30-6:30 Includes 1 hour 15 min. of ballet technique with 45 min. pointe technique each day. Optional Saturday add on Saturday 11:00 - 12:30
Click Here to see the full 2021 schedule of online classes and in person camps/classes offered by PAC and SpectorDance.
Outdoor Dances New short works by Fran Spector Atkins to be performed outdoors to celebrate the joy of dance.
Performance Dates May 1 Merrill Gardens May 8 Carmel Cottages May 15 Park Lane Senior Center
Harpist, William Faulkner, joins SpectorDance Youth Company (SDYC) for Outdoor Dances, bringing joy to the community! William has played harp since 1979. Director of the Mariachi Mixtlán from 1980 through 1998, and solo harpist since 1983, William and his harp have traveled throughout California and the Southwestern United States as well as various parts of Mexico. He studied with Arturo Mendoza, former harpist with the Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán, and has given workshops at festivals in Mexico City, Guadalajara, California, Arizona and New Mexico. William and his harp have traveled as far as Scotland to the Edinburgh Festival (with Mariachi International América from Tucson Arizona), to Tahiti and the Marquesas Islands.
Photo: Youth dancers in rehearsal for Outdoor Dance. April 2021