Dance with Me 

Description:

Recommended for 3 years old 

A fun class for you and your little one. Two 6-week sessions, one class per week. First session August 23 -September 27. Second session October 18 - November 22. Toddlers interact with each other by waving hello, singing songs, using noise makers, completing an obstacle course, and dancing to the own beat of their heart. 

 

Creative Movement 

Class Length:

One class per week, 45 Minutes

 

Description:

For children at least 4 years of age/Pre-K

Little ones will be introduced to dance through activities that focus on motor skills, musicality and self-expression.  Basic ballet concepts will be introduced.

Primary 

Class Length:

One class per week, 45 Minutes

 

Description:

For children at least 5 years of age/Kindergarten

This level expands upon Creative Movement with more ballet introduced.

Ballet I 

 Class Length:

One class per week, 1 Hour

 

Description:

Recommended for 6 years old/First Grade

Begin refining ballet technique and skills, vocabulary, and class etiquette.

Ballet II

Class Length:

One class per week, 1 Hour

 

Description:

Recommended for 7-8 years old

Continue refining ballet technique and skills, vocabulary, and class etiquette.

Ballet III

Class Length:

1 Hour and 15 Minutes

 

Description:

Recommended for 9-10 years old

Expand understanding and mastery of ballet technique, vocabulary, class etiquette, artistry, and performance expectations.

   

Ballet Series Levels IV-VII

Description:

Continue refining and developing artistry, working towards the mastery of ballet techniques, vocabulary, class and performance expectations at each level. Students will be placed in the appropriate level by teachers/staff. Level VI students must be at least 11 years old.

Students in Level IV - VII must take two classes per week. 

Optional/Elective Classes 

Conditioning

Class Length:

45 Minutes

Description:

For students in levels V-VII.

Dancers are artists and athletes.  Exercises in this class are catered to dancers to help them improve their technique and maintain healthy bodies.

 

Pointe Conditioning

Class Length:

1 Hour

Description:

This class will focus on building strength and alignment needed for pointe work.  Required for students before being approved for pointe shoes.  Students currently en pointe may also enroll.  Note that students enrolling in this class does not guarantee being approved for pointe shoes - it is meant to help students prepare for pointe work. 

Variations

Class Length:

1 Hour

 

Description: 

For students in Levels VI and VII

Students will explore artistry and musicality through learning famous variations from classical ballets.  

Modern 

Class Length:

1 Hour

 

Description: 

Students will be introduced to modern dance styles such as Horton, Limon, and Graham.  Improvisational games are also used for self-expression and exploration.

Levels:

Beginning - Levels II and III

Intermediate - Levels IV and V

Advanced Levels VI and VII

Jazz

Class Length:

1 Hour 

Description:

For students in Levels V - VII.  

This class will focus on the strength and musicality used in rhythmically complex jazz techniques. 

 

Turns and Leaps

Class Length:

1 Hour

Description:

For students in Levels V - VII

Students will work on technique to improve power of their jumps and add multiple rotations in turns.


Hip-Hop

Class Length:

1 Hour

Description:

Students learn the basics of street and pop dance styles.  Individual style is encouraged while working on rhythm and coordination.

Beginning - Levels III - V

Advanced - Levels V - VII


Adult Classes 

Adult Ballet

  • Open class for all levels, ages 18+ 

  • Ballet and Modern dance technique

  • 60 minute classes, 2 sessions available

  • $20/class, punch cards available for purchase