Tiny Tots
(Age 2)
This a weekly 30 minute class where students are engaged in creative movement that teaches spatial awareness, socialization and introduces them to both tap and ballet. This class does not participate in the annual show.

Tap, Ballet & Tumbling
(Age 3 & 4)
This is a weekly one hour
 class where students are exposed to several different types of music that increases their spatial awareness, introduces rhythm and tempos, and begins to put movements together in the form of tap, ballet and tumbling.

Tap & Ballet
(Age 5 & 6)
This is a weekly 60 minute class where ballet and tap are combined to serve as an introduction to the basic fundamentals of both disciplines.

Jazz & Ballet
(Age 5 & 6)
This is a weekly 60 minute class where jazz and ballet are combined. Jazz is introduced with isolations, progressions and choreographed movement. Ballet includes center floor work and progressions, which expand on the fundamentals. Students are also able to take a level one tap class concurrently.

Ballet
(Ages 7-Adult)

This is a weekly 60 or 75 minute class where students move to more technical aspects and skills associated with ballet. Emphasis is on barre work, center floor and traveling movements. Students in advanced classes must take ballet technique concurrently.

Ballet Technique
(Ages 8 and up)
This is a weekly 60 minute class of technique. Ballet is the foundation of all dance disciplines. This class teaches only technique in order to enhance the students’ studies in all dance disciplines. This class does not participate in the annual show.

Pointe
Please consult with the studio director for further information.

Tap
(Ages 7-Adult)
This is a weekly 60 minute class where students engage in more technical aspects and skills associated with tap. Emphasis is on technique including style and rhythm. Students taking tap are not just dancers but also percussive musicians.

Jazz
(Ages 7-Adult)
This is a weekly 60 or 75 minute class where students move to more technical aspects and skills associated with jazz. Emphasis is on technique including isolations, movement patterns and progressive combinations. Students in advanced classes are required to take ballet concurrently.

Lyrical
(Ages 10-Adult)
This is a weekly 60 minute class. Lyrical is a stylistic blend of ballet, modern and jazz technique which interprets the lyrics of a song or quality of a musical piece. Students are required to take ballet concurrently.

Jazz & Tap
(Age 5 & 6)
This is a weekly 60 minute class where jazz and tap are combined. Jazz is introduced with isolations, progressions and choreographed movement. Students progress to more advanced footwork and choreography in tap. Students are also able to take a level one ballet class concurrently.

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Hip Hop
(Ages 7 to Adult)
This is a weekly 60 minute class that is a unique blend of styles and techniques. It is creative, unexpected, mellow yet energetic, with accents and phrasing that are fresh and challenging. It is a personal and individual expression, rich in vocabulary and nuances that capture the essence of Hip Hop and the universality of dance. Popping, Locking, Gliding, House, Top Rock and Hip Hop/Street Jazz ... are part of the "special blend". The teacher's approach to dance is based in technique taught with a generous heart and endless enthusiasm. The class includes work on the different techniques, styles and "freestyle." Emphasis is on self expression in a fun atmosphere.

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Curriculum

Acrobatics 
(Ages 7 and up)
This is a weekly 60 minute class where students will lean a range of acrobatic moves, from the basics of tumbling to more advanced aerial tricks such as, aerial cartwheels, front aerials, back handsprings and back tucks, just to name a few.  Students will also improve their strength and flexibility as they progress.

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