Class Descriptions

Little Princess Ballet – Ages 2 – 3

Budding ballerinas will spin, twirl and waltz their way to the songs sung by their favorite princesses.

 

Creative Movement – Ages 3 – 4

Dancers will learn the basics of dance and tumbling in this 45 minute class .

 

Tap, Ballet, Gym & Jazz – Ages 4 – 6

This hour long class will include 20 minutes of ballet and tap and 20 minutes of gym or jazz alternating each week.

 

Tap, Ballet, & Jazz – Ages 5 – 6

This hour long class will include 20 minutes each of tap, ballet, and and jazz.

 

Level Classes

Ballet-Students will learn the proper techniques and ballet terminology. Class will consist of barre work, center floor exercises and across-the-floor combinations.
Jazz- Various styles of jazz dance such as Broadway, Street and Contemporary will be taught to help develop a well rounded dancer. Class includes warm up, stretches, across-the-floor exercised and center floor combinations.
Tap- With a focus on different rhythms, styles and sounds, students will work on coordination and timing while having fun dancing from Broadway to Rhythm Tap using traditional and current tap techniques.

 

Adult Classes

Tap, Jazz and Fitness classes offered for the adult student who enjoys moving to the beat and keeping in shape.

 

Pre-Pointe – Age 8 and up

This class is designed to build strength, flexibility, endurance and control for those students working toward going en pointe and for those who want a better understanding of proper ballet body mechanics.

 

Pointe – by teacher recommendation

For the female dancer who has achieved the necessary classical technique and strength. Pointe class concentrates on the transference of ballet steps from demi-pointe to pointe.

 

Lyrical

Lyrical combines ballet and jazz techniques in order to use movement to express emotion. Movements in lyrical dance not only demonstrate control and flexibility, but also interpret the meaning of music and lyrics.

 

Contemporary

Contemporary is a style of expressive dance that connects the mind and body through fluid movements. Dancers will work on floor work, versatility, and improvisation.

 

Hip Hop

This funky fast-paced form of jazz offers the latest moves in street and video style dance using age appropriate music and moves.

 

Musical Theatre Dance

This class will focus on proper dance technique while exploring the various styles of dance used in Broadway shows.

 

Acro

This class will help students increase flexibility, strength and balance through acrobatic technique. Skills such as walkovers, handstands, cartwheels, handsprings, chin and elbow stands will be taught with encouragement.