Creative Movement Ages 3-6

This class is a fun filled introduction in the world of dance. Children discover dance by moving through space with music, imagination, rhythmic ribbons, scarves, bean bags, hula hoops, dress up clothes and more!

*Required attire: leotard of choice and ballet shoes

 

Ballet Ages 5 and up

Considered by most to be the ABC’s of dance, ballet is a combination of strength, flexibility, grace, and technique that sets a foundation for a solid dancer. Focusing on muscle and core strength and balance, this style also teaches the basic vocabulary necessary to ANY kind of dancer. Wonderful for lengthening and sculpting muscles as well as improving posture.

*Required attire for Ballet classes: Leotards, tights, and ballet shoes (tight shorts or ballet skirts are o.k.)

 

Jazz Ages 5 and up

Our jazz class enables a dancer’s individual style and originality to come out.  We offer a fun, energetic class with unique moves including leaps, kicks, turns, and various fun moves that dancers will love. Each class will learn routines to new and old style music that students will be eager to perform at our semi-annual dance recital.

*Required attire: Tights and leotards or jazz pants and t-shirts! (Jazz or ballet shoes optional)

 

Hip Hop Ages 4 and up

Hip Hop classes incorporate the latest street style dance forms. This is a high energy upbeat style of dance as is seen in many music videos.

*Required attire: Active wear, tennis shoes.

 

Contemporary/Modern Ages 9 and up

Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. It is recommended that you have experience in another style of dance, or you are adding a second style of dance class.


 

Boys Dance Ages 6 and up

Boys will learn multiple styles of dance along with basic tricks/acro moves. We also ask that the boys add a boys gymnastics class or Acro Jazz class to help progress in this dance class.


 

Tap Ages 6 and up

Tap dance is a type of dance characterized by using the sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of percussion. This class will focus on the basics of tap- shuffles, ball changes, heel-steps and the like.


 

Pom Dance Ages 3 and up

Pom Dance is the style of dance used in Cheerleading. Pom focuses on lines, formations, cheer jumps, sharp arm movement and form. It may include tumbling, and will use hip hop and jazz techniques in their dances. This style is commonly used by professional cheerleaders in the NFL and NBA.

 

Dance Stretch and Technique Ages 8 and up