Our classes are available for both males and females, potty trained to adults.
Our class structure allows students to explore a variety of dance genres - including tap, ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, african, and modern dance.
TINY TOTS & PreSchool PROGRAMS: Lessons included in this program are especially designed for those students that are potty trained and love to dance! Only student 4 years of age and under are accepted. Focus of this program is to introduce the student to the world of dance through familiar songs and nursery rhymes. Accessories such as balls, hula hoops, bubbles, pictures, stickers, etc. are incorporated into the lesson in an effort to enhance the sensory development. This youthful group learns fundamental dance techniques and counting methods. Students typically spend 1-2 years each program.
Kinder PROGRAM: Lessons included in this program focus on fundamental ballet and tap techniques and development skills, hand and leg coordination, musical interpretation, body alignment, basic dance language- including terminology and counting, rhythmic coordination development, and basic routine building. Students typically spend 1-3 years in this program.
Elementary & Middle School PROGRAMS:
Beginner lessons included in these programs continuously stress techniques in learned in the Kinder Program and primarily Beginner tap and ballet combinations and progressions are also taught during this program. Intermediate lessons in this program focuses on the development of basic isolation moves, dance jumps, and turns. Tap and ballet skills will include turn and jump combinations, “quick feet” development. The intermediate lessons also introduce concepts of jazz and lyrical dance. Emphasis is placed on breathing and stamina building techniques for routine duration. Students typically spend 3-6 years in each program.
Pre-Teen & Teen PROGRAMS:
Beginner lessons in these programs will develop and continuously review the fundamental tap, ballet, and jazz dance skill set.
Intermediate lessons will include in introduction to pointe skills for advanced ballet development. Advanced lessons taught in this program require 1-2 years of pointe experience. The lessons emphasize all the fundamental dance techniques, while developing advanced skills in all dance areas. Students will gain exposure to lyrical, modern, rhythmic and traditional tap, jazz, hip-hop, and a host of other dance genres. Students will begin to develop choreography skills and fundamental teaching skills to be used in and out the studio setting. Students typically spend 3-5 years in this program.
Throughout the course of the year, students will be taught a variety of skills on the floor and beam. Floor skills taught will not only include beginner through intermediate tumbling, but also jumps, partner skills, flexibility and balance training, and weight training.
On beam, students will be taught basic tumbling, jump, and turn skills and a variety of mounts and dismounts.
PERFORMING ARTS TEAM
An exciting performance experience for those students and parents who are ready for pre-professional level training. After completing the selection process, these students gain local, regional and national exposure to competitive dance, high profile performance opportunities, mastery level classes and a higher level of dance education.
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