Classes

 

*Classes*

Ages 3 to Adult

 

For information on class schedules, please call the studio office at 508-765-5252

 

Classes Offered:

Creative Movement

Jazz

Ballet

Lyrical

Pointe

Hip-Hop

Tap

Tumbling

 

 

 

Creative Movement (ages 3-4)

A 45 minute class introducing students to the world of dance with basic rhythms, movement, and song. Students learn to follow instructions while interacting in a social situation with their peers.

 

Combo Classes (ages 5&6)

(Ballet/Tap, Ballet/Jazz, Jazz/Tap, Jazz/Tumbling)

A one hour class with a hour of each dance style.  A more structured class than Creative Movement.  Students begin to focus on correct alignment and discipline, as well as social interaction.

 

Pre-Ballet, Pre-Tap, Pre-Jazz (age 7)

A 45 minute class to prepare the dancer for the structure and discipline of full hour classes.

 

Tumbling (7&Up)

A class that incorporates dance and gymnastics. Perfect for the student that takes other dance, gymnastics, or cheerleading.

 

Ballet (ages 8&Up)

A continuation in a structured class with emphasis on technique at the barre, center floor, and across the floor.

 

Pointe

(Ages 11 and up, with a minimum of 3 years experience in 1 hour Ballet Class.  Prior approval of instructor is required.)

Must be a disciplined dancer with strong technique, placement, and body alignment to succeed in dancing in Pointe shoes with the risk of injury.

 

Jazz (ages 8&Up)

Jazz is a stylized theatrical form of dance that incorporates other dance forms, especially ballet for its technique.  Classes include basic warm up, isolations, moves across the floor, and center combinations.

 

Lyrical (ages 8 &Up)

(Must have at least 1 year of ballet training and be currently enrolled in ballet)

A form of dance combining the technique of both Ballet and Jazz dance.  Students learn to connect dance technique with emotion through lyrics in the music.

 

Tap (ages 8&Up)

A form of dance where rhythmic sounds are created by feet. Ballet and Jazz classes are suggested along with the study of tap to create the overall dancer.

 

Hip-Hop (ages 8&Up)

A free-style dance expression incorporating steps from Jazz dance, Street dance, and Break-dance.  Moves are set to upbeat popular or rap music.