Dance Classes

Ballet


Beginning Ballet

This class will cover the fundamentals of classical ballet technique through learning, ballet positions, posture, and vocabulary. All that is required is a love of movement. Students need to either wear socks or ballet slippers, stretchy pants or leotard and tights, comfortable appropriate top and their hair pulled back out of their face.

Open Level Ballet

This class will cover the fundamentals of classical ballet technique through learning, ballet positions, posture, and vocabulary. It is a more formal setting that will give students the discipline to mature as dancers.

Advanced Ballet

This is an accelerated class for committed students and in this class, students will gain a complete understanding of ballet technique. Emphasis will be placed on proper technique and alignment, increasing strength and flexibility as well as being encouraged to strive for grace and poise. Students will begin choreography for upcoming shows.

Jazz


Beginning Jazz

Jazz dance is a fun and energetic style. The class includes a warm-up with stretching, isolations, strengthening exercises, and then moves across the floor to work on turns, leaps, jumps, and runs.

Open Level Jazz

Open Level Jazz is a fun and energetic class for older beginning students. The class includes a warm-up with stretching, isolations, strengthening exercises, and then moves across the floor to work on turns, leaps, jumps, and runs.

Advanced Jazz

This is an accelerated class for committed students. More difficult techniques will be introduced with emphasis on the importance of strength, flexibility, rhythm, musicality, and memorization.

Creative Dance


Creative dance gives students the chance to step out of the traditional box of ballet and jazz. It involves focusing on contemporary movements in choreography and other fun exercises that help the student develop the confidence to let loose and be bold. 

Pre-Teen Lyrical Jazz


This class starts with warm-ups and basics across the floors. Students will be using techniques from ballet and jazz to create dances. They will also learn to dance as one with other students. We will also begin choreography for upcoming performances. Students must show initiative, commitment to the class, and commitment to their classmates.

Hip Hop


Beginning Hip Hop

This class is an introduction to hip hop. The student will learn basic rhythm, coordination, and basic footwork while learning how to dance to the beat of the music. Students will learn to memorize choreography by working on combinations in each class. Activities will include stretching, across the floors, simple warm-up dances, choreography, free dance, and games. The goal is for each student to feel comfortable dancing in a group setting, to gain self-confidence, and to learn how to work together as a team. Please wear clothes and shoes you can dance in. No dresses or boots! This is an upbeat and high-energy class so bring your funk!

Open Level Hip Hop

This class is an introduction to hip hop for older students. Students will learn basic rhythm, coordination, and basic footwork while learning how to dance to the beat of the music. Students will learn to memorize choreography by working on combinations in each class. Activities will include stretching, across the floors, simple warm-up dances, choreography, free dance, and games. The goal is for each student to feel comfortable dancing in a group setting, to gain self-confidence, and to learn how to work together as a team. This is an upbeat and high-energy class so bring your funk!

Pre-Teen Hip Hop

This class is for students who have already taken beginning hip hop and have shown that they are committed and ready to learn what it takes to perform on stage. Students continue to work on what they learned in Beginning Hip Hop, but at a more challenging level. This class will begin choreography for performances.

Advanced Hip Hop 1

Learning many styles of hip hop choreography with many styles of music. The objective is to challenge yourselves to learn these moves in a short amount of time to be performance-ready.

Advanced Hip Hop 2

Learning many styles of hip hop choreography with many styles of music. The objective is to challenge yourselves to learn these moves in a short amount of time to be performance-ready.

BreakDance


Beginning Breakdance

Students will learn the basic moves of breakdance at an easy and comfortable pace. The fundamentals of footwork, spins, and freezes are explored, working up to complex combinations and routines.

Open Level Breakdance

Older students will learn the basic moves of breakdance at an easy and comfortable pace. The fundamentals of footwork, spins, and freezes are explored, working up to complex combinations and routines.

Advanced Breakdance

The Advanced Break Dance class is a fusion of breakdance, popping, hip hop, and contemporary with the aim of performing and mastering complex dance numbers that can be showcased at a competition level. This class moves at a fast pace and is for the experienced dancer looking to stretch their abilities.