Our teaching methods develop sound technique, creative dynamics, and above all, the joy of movement.
(Ages 3 - 5): Develops basic motor skills, expressive coordination, and self-confidence while learning the joy of movement with music.
(Ages 5 - 7): Basic dance technique in jazz and ballet is introduced with emphasis on correct body alignment/beginning movement skills. Dance combinations are built to increase movement memory.
Pre-Ballet (Ages 4 - 6): Develops rhythm skills, strength, coordination, and musicality. This class teaches basic technique and vocabulary in a fun, expressive way.
Creative Pre-Ballet (Ages 4-6): A wonderful blend of the musicality and movement freedom of Creative with an intro of beginning ballet basics.
Ballet 1 (Ages 6 - 9): Emphasis on a solid technical foundation in Ballet, with a development of rhythm, skills, ballet vocabulary and musicality.
Ballet 2/3 (Age 7 and up): For older and more experienced ballet students; increased technique and combinations.
Intermediate/Advanced Ballet for Jazz (ages 11 & up): Designed to improve strength and technique in ballet with a focus on correct placement, flexibility, balance, and musicality to gracefully strengthen the dancers physique.
A beautiful blend of ballet and jazz using strong musicality and emotion.
Lyrical 3/4 Intermediate (Must be level 3 or above)
Lyrical 4/5 Advanced (Must be level 4 or above)
Teen/Adult Lyrical Ballet (Beginning level for ages 13 and up)
*Jazz 1-5 classes meet twice a week.
Jazz 1 (Ages 6 - 10): For beginning students; no prior dance required. Fun, energetic and exciting dance style with emphasis on basic ballet and jazz technique, strength and flexibility.
Jazz 2 (Ages 8 -12): For returning students or dancers with training in other dance forms. Jazz is vibrant and full of energy. Learn the latest moves while working on a strong technical background.
Jazz 3 (Instructor consent): Previous dance required. This class offers many styles of jazz while building on a solid technical background and strength in choreography.
Jazz 4/5 (Instructor consent): Building on strong jazz technique and choreography, dancers should be able to execute double pirouettes, picque turns, chaines and all jetes.
Jazz 5/6 (Instructor consent): This class progresses for the advanced dancer. Many styles of jazz with the emphasis on contemporary.
Hippity Hop (Ages 4-6) A creative style of hip hop with movement and music geared for the little ones.
Hip Hop for Kids: Beginning (6 and up)/Intermediate (8 and up) Fun, popular class with an emphasis on age appropriate dances.
Open Hip Hop (Ages 11 and up)
Intermediate/Advanced Hip Hop (Ages 12 and up): For intermediate to advanced dancers. Faster moving with more combos taught.