Focuses on developing balance, correct muscle use and alignment, flexibility, expression and musicality. Students will learn classical ballet terminology through barre work, adage, and allegro. Ballet is the foundation for all other styles. Royal Academy of Dance exams offered for select ages.
* Pre-Pointe & Pointe by teacher recommendation only.
A high energy class that focuses on developing flexibility, strength, and technique. Classes will include a warm up, set exercises, and various choreographed progressions. Multiple styles of jazz, including hip hop and lyrical, will be introduced in some classes. CDTA exams offered for select ages.
A fast moving class that focuses on developing rhythm, coordination, and musicality. Classes will included progressions and swing exercises, as well as increase ankle, knee, and hip flexibility and strength. CDTA exams offered for select ages.
Contemporary dance borrows from jazz, ballet, funk, social dance styles, and many modern dance styles of the 20th century. Contemporary dance encourages natural, spontaneous movement and personal interpretation. It focuses on self-expression, awareness of space, body movement, use of body weight, efficiency of muscle use, and safe body alignment.
Classes will incorporate elements of Limon and Graham techniques. The technique focuses on contraction, release, fall, and suspension. Dancers will learn choreographic and improvisational techniques, and proper posture, as well as increase coordination, flexibility, and strength. CDTA exams offered for select ages.
Created for the excitement of performing. A combination of singing, dancing, and acting for the young performer. Classes will include movement & vocal exercises, scene work, and character development. Puppetry and improvisation will be introduced in older classes.
Features warm up and routines, focusing on the latest funky moves. Dancers will learn correct Hip Hop posture, will increase their fitness level, as well as increase coordination, agility, and strength. Breaking, popping, and locking will be introduced in older classes.
A perfect way for new dancers to get a taste of multiple styles. Dancers will learn the basics of many styles throughout the 9 week session, building on a foundation of strength, flexibility, and coordination.