Altered Productions Institute in Clarksburg will be hosting special dance workshops this Friday and Saturday with guest instructor Steve Rooks.

Rooks was a Principal Dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company for 10 years and performed with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City. He is currently Resident Choreographer and Associate Professor of Dance at Vassar College. Rooks serves as a Guest Instructor for Alvin Ailey and Martha Graham Schools of Dance.

Workshop classes for students 8-12 years of age will be on Friday from 6-7PM and Saturday from 9-10AM. Workshop classes for students 12 and up will be on Friday from 7:30-9PM and Saturday from 10:30AM-12PM.

Classes are open to the public and will cost $15 per class or $25 for both classes. Preregistration is required by calling 304-624-0900 or 304-695-2905. Students will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

Altered Productions is located in downtown Clarksburg at 201 W. Pike St. For more information, please visit

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