Ballet is the basis for all forms of dance. Dancers learn proper terminology and technique for their appropriate age and level. Ballet enhances balance, core strengthening, and mental focus.
Pointe is an advanced form of Ballet using pointe shoes to dance on top of the toes. This is for advanced dancers and participation is determined by the director.
Contemporary I & II
Hip Hop I, II, & III
Jazz/Lyrical I & II
This combo class offers dancers the lessons of both Jazz and Lyrical. Jazz is a technical form of dance combining rhythm of music and Ballet technique that emphasizes body alignment, placement, strength, and flexibility. With building on lessons from Jazz and Ballet, Lyrical builds a more expressive form of dance using the body to tell a story. It utilizes both forms of technique with less limitations of music style.
A class emphasizing terminology while learning rhythm. Tap uses your feet as an instrument to make rhythmic sounds.
Pre-Combo is an introductory combo class for my youngest dancers. This class is for young dancers ages 18 months to 3 years old. It will consist of ballet and tap. They will learn all of the beginner basics for both of these dance styles and will show off their skills at the end of the year with two recital dances.
A class focusing on flexibility. Emphasis is given to body alignment for proper flexibility to ensure the safety of dancers in more complex choreography.