Type: Dance

Contemporary dance

In contemporary dance you dance barefoot. It is part of the many dance styles the USC offers. Enjoy the 9 week course at Universum!

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Contemporary dance at USC

Course of 9 weeks, 75 minutes per class. At both beginners and intermediate level.
In the beginners course you’ll learn different choreographies, varying in style/dynamics/music.
In the intermediate course you’ll learn more complicated choreographies, varying in style/dynamics/music.
The basic movements are considered known in the intermediate course.




USC instructor

Laura Hoekstra graduated from the ‘Hogeschool voor de Kunsten’. She specialized in jazzdance, but after her studies she focused more on other styles, like contemporary dance. She danced with the Zenga muziektheater, the Holland showballet, Rob List, M-lab muziektheater and lot’s of other productions. She even produced her own children’s show: ‘de Muziekdoos’.

Wear and shoes

Wear comfortable clothing in which you can move easily. You will dance bare footed with Laura.

Check all courses!

Subscribe preferably online by clicking on the ‘Check all courses!’ button above. If you decide to subsribe at one of our front desks, we will help you with your online purchase.

Fees course
Cat. I: €60,- | cat. II: €82,- | cat. III: €110,-
Check which category you’re in.

Starting dates courses*
Period 1: in the week of 11 September 2023
Period 2: in the week of 20 November 2023
Period 3: in the week of 12 February 2024
Period 4: in the week of 22 April 2024
*courses are available for purchase on the Monday 5 weeks prior to the starting dates above


USC Universum
Science Park 306
1098 XH Amsterdam
(020) 525 89 55

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Cat. I Students UvA and HvA, other Dutch day universities
Cat. II Employees UvA/HvA, alumni HvA, AUV-members UvA, other full time students of universities of applied sciences
Cat. III Anyone else