Class Descriptions

Preschool Dance

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Me & My Grown- Up

Ages 2 to 3

  • Share those special smiles and hugs in a class designed especially for the parent and toddler!​

  • This class is based on dance fundamentals, incorporating gross motor skills, rhythm exercises, songs and FUN.

  • Classes are 30 minutes long and require caretaker participation.

Available classes:

  • Saturdays @ 9:30am

  • STARTING SEPT. 2022 - Tuesdays @ 10am

Pre-Ballet 1

Ages 3 to 4

  • What better way to begin dance than with a special program that combines classical training with creative movement, story telling and LOTS of magic and make believe!

  • Students will learn the 7 movements of dance and the 3 basic ballet positions

  • Classes are 45 mins long.

 

Available classes:

  • Mondays @ 4:45pm

  • Saturdays @ 10:15am

  • STARTING SEPT. 2022 - Tuesdays @ 10:45am

Pre-Ballet 2

Ages 4 to 5

  • Dancers enjoy fun and interactive classes full of imagination that help prepare them for the next step in dance!

  • Students will learn the 7 movements of dance and the 5 positions of ballet with an emphasis on ballet vocabulary!

  • Classes are 45 mins long.

Available classes:

  • Wednesdays @ 5pm

  • Saturdays @ 11am

  • STARTING SEPT. 2022 - Tuesdays @ 10:45am

Combo Classes

Ballet/Jazz Combo

Ages 5 to 7

  • A great way to get a taste of Ballet and Jazz training in one class!

  • With a focus on fun & friendship, these classes are the perfect opportunity for dancers to grow in confidence as they learn technique basics.

  • Each class is 60 minutes long

Available classes:

  • Wednesdays @ 5:45pm

  • Saturdays @ 11:45am

Jazz/Tap Combo

Ages 7 to 12

  • These fun, upbeat classes teach jazz and tap techniques in one class!

  • Dancers develop rhythm, coordination, and self-expression.

  • Classes are 60 minutes long.

Available classes:

  • Level 1/2 (ages 7-10) Mondays @ 5:45pm

  • Level 2/3 (ages 9-12) Fridays @ 5:45pm

Jazz/Lyrical Combo

Ages 11 to 13

  • Lyrical class is the perfect place for dancers to explore more advanced concepts and begin exploring the modern lyrical genre of dance.

  • Dancers will begin to focus on emphasizing the interpretation of music lyrics while telling a story with movement that can be fluid or abstract.

  • Students will learn musicality and technique, focusing on balance, flexibility, and strength, through different genres of music including Broadway, Latin, and current hits.

  • Classes are 90 minutes.

Available classes:

  • Fridays @ 7:30pm

Ballet and Pointe

Ballet

  • Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms.

  • Each level will focus on proper body alignment, terminology and correct execution of steps, as well as strength and flexibility training, through barre’, center floor and across the floor adagio and allegro combinations.

  • Each class is 60 minutes long

 

Available classes:

  • Ballet 1/2 (ages 7-10) - Tuesdays at 5pm

  • Ballet 2/3 (ages 9-11) - Thursdays at 5pm

  • Ballet 3/4 (ages 11-13) - Thursdays @ 6pm

  • Ballet 4/5 (ages 14 & up) - Mondays @ 7:15pm

 

Pointe 1/2

Placement class must be taken prior to registration

  • Pointe 1/2 (ages 12 & up) - Mondays @ 8:15pm

Contemporary, Jazz & Modern

Contemporary

  • Contemporary class is designed for intermediate to advanced students with previous training in ballet.

  • Dancers will focus with an emphasis on musical interpretation without lyrics and story-telling through movement that can be fluid or abstract.

  • Class is 75 minutes long depending on the level.

Available class:

  • Tuesdays @ 8pm (ages 14 & up)

Modern

  • Modern class will incorporate many of the foundations of modern dance techniques, including suspension and release, fall and recovery, the use of momentum, and connecting breath with movement.

  • Dancers will explore new ways of moving in combinations, floor work, and partnering, and also in various methods of improvisation.

  • Class is 60 minutes long

Available classes:

  • Thursday @ 8pm (ages 12 & up)

Jazz/Technique

  • Students will learn musicality and technique, focusing on balance, flexibility, and strength, through different genres of music including Broadway, Latin, and current hits.

  • Leaps and Turns is a great place for dancers to focus on strength, and technique while working on advanced leap and turn concepts.

  • Classes are 60 to 75 minutes long (depending on the class)

Available classes:

  • Leaps and Turns (ages 11 & up) - Thursdays @ 7pm (60 minute class)

  • Jazz 4/5 (ages 14 & up) - Wednesdays @ 7:45pm (75 minute class)

Hip Hop

Hip Hop

Ages 4 and up

  • These fun, upbeat classes teach hip-hop techniques and choreography without the worry of suggestive moves or inappropriate music!

  • Dancers develop rhythm, coordination, and self-expression.

  • Older classes will start learning hip-hop dance history and different cultural impacts.

  • Classes are 45 to 60 minutes long (depending on the level

Available classes:

  • Hip Hop 1/2 (ages 4-8) - Fridays @ 5pm

  • Hip Hop 2/3 (ages 9-12) - Fridays @ 6:45pm

  • Hip Hop 4/5 (ages 13 & up) - Wednesdays @ 6:45pm

Tap & Musical Theatre

Tap

  • Students will develop rhythm, style and sound quality in this class that blends both traditional broadway style tap and current rhythm style tap together.

  • Emphasis on ankle and foot mobility and flexibilty, speed and accuracy.

  • Classes are 45 minutes long.

Available classes:

  • Jr/Sr Tap (ages 11 & up) - Mondays @ 6:30pm

Musical Theatre

  • This class focuses on learning proper dance technique while exploring the various dance styles used in Broadway shows.

  • Emphasis will also be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions.

  • Classes are 60 minutes long

Available classes:

  • Jr Musical Theatre (ages 7-11) - Tuesdays @ 6pm

  • Sr Musical Theatre (ages 12 & up) - Tuesdays @ 7pm

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