CREATIVE MOVEMENT (ages 2.5-4)

For the beginner dancer. Students will learn about movement and their bodies through fun games and dance steps. They will learn the basic steps in Tap and Ballet.
Ballet and Tap shoes are required.

PRE BALLET/JAZZ/TAP (ages 5-7)

This class teaches the basics and fundamentals of ballet and jazz.
Ballet shoes are required.

BALLET CLASSES

Students will be taught classically based technique and terminology essential to dancers of all styles.  Additionally, dancers will receive information regarding the art, history, and etiquette of ballet.  Students will also learn choreography of the classical era.
Ballet shoes are required.

JAZZ CLASSES

Students are taught jazz steps, combinations and choreography. Modern Jazz, Classical Jazz and New Age Jazz are all incorporated.
No shoes are required.

MODERN

Modern dance exceeds the limits of ballet and jazz movement.  Dancers learn how to use their bodies and the space around them in artistic and expressive ways.
No shoes required.

TAP

This is a style of dance that produces rhythms and percussions by the use of tap shoes that have metal on the toes and heels.
Tap shoes are required.

TUMBLE (ages 2.5 and up)

Tumble pairs basic acrobatic moves with dance technique to increase a dancer’s flexibility and strength.  This class offers time for dancers to enhance their athletic ability to be used in many other styles of dance.
No shoes are required.  Gymnastic mats are used.

MUSICAL THEATER

**No singing required.

This class focuses on musical theater style dance along with understanding stage presence, scene work, monologue and song preparation.  Also dancers will work on improv with scene building activities.  *specific dress code required

 

HIP HOP

Students will focus on hip hop choreography to today’s hottest music.
No shoes are required.

 

CONTEMPORARY

This class teaches students to incorporate words with movement through choreography.
No shoes are required.

POINTE

This is a class where ballet technique is taught using wooded pointe shoes. These shoes allow the dancer to dance high on the tip of their toes.  Students must be invited to participate in pointe along with taking 2 ballet technique classes.
Pointe shoes are required.