CREATIVE MOVEMENT (Ages 3-5) Perfect for the younger student,
this class is designed as an introduction to dance. It will explore
movement through music, stimulate students' imagination and promote
creativity. The class will also give them an understanding of the
classroom community, improve social skills and develop motor skills
all while having fun!
BALLET / JAZZ (Ages 5-7)/(Ages 7-11)
foundation to many dance forms, Ballet is arguably the most elegant
style of dance. It is also a dance form that students benefit from
starting with early in their dance career. It teaches dancers to
understand their center and gain flexibility and focus. Students will
learn ballet fundamentals and terminology while developing strength,
confidence, balance, rhythm, musicality, and flexibility.
dance combines movement and skill sets from different forms of dance,
including Ballet, ethnic, and contemporary styles. It is an upbeat style
set to popular music which makes this the favorite for many students.
TAP (Ages 4-7)/(Ages 7+)
class teaches rhythm, coordination, and an introduction to basic tap
terminology. Rhythm is key in this style of dance. With both percussive
and Broadway-style movements, students enrolled in tap class not only
give their feet a workout, but their brains get one, too. Young dancers
love the noise their shoes make, and are amazed at how many
different sounds can be generated with different parts of their feet.
HIP-HOP (Ages 6-8)(Ages 9-11)(Ages 12+) *Student should have prior dance experience
Hop is a street style of dance
primarily performed to hip hop music. Dancers love this fun-loving,
energetic style of current dance and never want it to end! These
dynamic, upbeat classes teach hip hop technique and choreography with no
suggestive music/movements. Dancers develop rhythm, coordination, and
self-expression. This class teaches the fundamentals of hip hop
movement. They are upbeat and high energy classes. Stretching, isolation, rhythms, musicality, upper body strength and funky footwork
will all be incorporated.