At this age, dance should be all about FUN! Our 45 minute, wildly interactive class introduces the basics of Tumbling, Ballet, and Tap. Your child will learn terminology and basic dance technique while developing coordination, building confidence, and promoting self-esteem. This class also teaches social skills and how to participate in a classroom environment.
(Straight Outta Combo) (Ages 4-6) Our newest offering! This class gives our youngest dancers coming out of Combo a chance to try full hour classes without making them choose between ballet and jazz. This is a package class scheduled for twice a week but will teach all three styles of ballet, jazz, and tap to your young dancer. This budget-friendly option lets the dancer appear in three dances on stage, for the price of one costume!
Dancers will progress through our curriculum-based program based on ability level. Our classes will explore classical ballet technique through barre and centre floor exercises and progressions. After being recognized for accomplishments in technique as well as terminology-based achievements, the student will be promoted to the next level.
At this age, your child is ready to delve more deeply into the traditional ballet technique. This hour-long class will help your dancer develop strength, balance, coordination, flexibility, and proper alignment through barre and center floor exercises, all while practicing decorum. We recommend this class as a starting point for all dancers new to Ballet technique. Many senior dancers will also take this class as a useful technique refresher.
Dancers will progress through our curriculum-based program based on ability level. Dancers will explore Rhythmic as well as Broadway styles of Tap technique, and will gain an understanding of musicality which carries over and is beneficial to every style of dance.
Dancers will progress through our curriculum-based program based on ability level. Our classes will explore classical jazz technique through strength building, flexibility, floor progressions, and combinations. After being recognized for accomplishments in technique as well as terminology-based achievements, the student will be promoted to the next level.
Dancers will explore lyrical as well as more percussive styles of contemporary technique through strength building, flexibility, floor progressions, and combinations. An understanding of Ballet technique is a pre-requisite in order to get the most out of this class. Dancers will learn to be expressive through movement and will also be encouraged to develop their own sense of personal style.
Dancers will explore the tradition of Egyptian Cabaret style belly dancing, learning how to shimmy, shake, and execute isolations all while partaking in a fun, performance-driven environment. Self-expression will be encouraged through improvisation exercises.
This introductory level hip hop class works on musicality, coordination, strength, flexibility, and classroom etiquette through various games and activities designed to keep your young dancer engaged & entertained by having FUN!
In Musical Theatre, students learn how to properly use their head and chest voice, the fundamentals of music and singing, reading and memorizing scripts, acting and basic movement and blocking. They learn that music should be part of our everyday lives! Improvisation and games help keep this class fun and engaging and build confidence and passion for stage performance.