(Class schedule runs September 5th through June 16th)
Intro to Dance – Mondays, 4:00-4:30pm
A beginning dance class to introduce basic fundamentals of movement, musicality, and fun movement activities. Class includes barre exercises, stretching, and crossing the floor with skips jumps and leaps. This class is designed for 3-5 year olds. Can be taken with a parent.
Ballet I- Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30pm
This beginning ballet class teaches basic ballet movements giving students a strong foundation to carry them through their studies. Children will be given simple barre and center floor exercises. These exercises will be based on using first, second, and third foot positions and will focus more on repetition. An introduction of port de bras, turns, and waltzes is included. This class is designed for 6 to 8 year olds.
Ballet II- Thursdays, 4:30-5:30pm
Students will expand their barre routine and start working with fourth and fifth positions and increase center floor patterns. An intermediate level class will focuses on strength, stamina, and flexibility. Proper technique will further be developed while students will increase their ballet repertoire. This class is designed for 9 to 12 year olds.
Ballet III-Mondays & Wednesdays, 5:30-6:45pm
In this pre-pointe class exercises will begin to pick up pace and increase in difficulty, including developpe in center, promenade, pirouettes, and jumps including beats. This class is designed for 10 to 12 year olds.
Ballet IV– Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30-7:00pm
This advanced level class further develops student’s technique and includes steps that can only be accomplished by an experienced dancer. Increased levels for turns, jumps, and flexibility are trained for during this class. This class is designed for teens to adults.
Pointe- Tuesdays, 7:00-7:30pm
A pointe technique class.
Adult Dance & Conditioning– Wednesday, 7:00-8:00pm
This is an open class for all levels of dancers focusing on exercise, strength, flexibility, and mind body connections. The adult class will be based on beginning and intermediate level of movements. Many barre and center floor exercises will be optional for those who do not feel comfortable performing such tasks. This class is also available as a makeup class for dancers enrolled in intermediate and advanced Ballet classes.
Lyrical– Mondays, 7:00-8:00pm
Lyrical is a combination between jazz and ballet that relies on the lyrics and emotion of the dance to reflect in the movement. Dancers will receive a warm up, center exercises, and choreography during class. This freer movement class is open to all intermediate and advanced level students of all ages.
Jazz – Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm
Love Broadway? Kick ball change, box step and chasse your way through the fundamentals of classical jazz. An open class for all ages and levels of dance.
Beginning Tap- Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30pm
Stomp, shuffle, flap and just make rhythmic noise in this beginning tap class. Open to children 7 to 12 with little to no dance experience.
Adult Tap– Thursdays, 7-8:30pm
Adult tap is open to anyone from teen to adult that loves to tap. This is an informal class for the tapper looking for just fun or dreams of the stage. If you danced as a child or wanting to fulfill childhood dreams you are welcome.