Classes

Class Attire...

Ballet

Females:  All classes pink tights & pink ballet shoes.

                     Black leotard

                     

Males:     All classes white or black ballet shoes.

                    Any color leotard or t-shirt.

                    Black jazz pants or black tights.

Jazz & Modern

               Any solid color leotard

                  Any solid color leggings, footless tights or black jazz pants

                  Jazz - tan jazz shoes preferred

                  Jazz sneakers must be approved by instructor.

Hip Hop

                Jazz sneakers

                   Appropriate dance attire.

                   Instructor will discuss specifics at first class.

Tap

              Tap shoes 

              

Senior Division.....

Modern

An asymmetrical form of ballet which stresses the torso as the source of movement with emphasis on creative improvisations, locomotor movement & imaginatiave exploration of the body in space.

Intermediate II

One ballet class per week strongly recommended.

Intermediate/Advanced

MUST take minimum of one ballet class per week.

Advanced

Jazz 

The Giordano technique with emphasis on rhythm, coordination, fast movement, composition, strength & style.

Placement by instructor.

Intermediate

MUST take minimum of one ballet class per week.

Advanced

MUST take minimum of one ballet class per week.

Hip Hop

Movement that has elements of poppin', lockin' & breakin' as well as free style movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style.

Advanced

Tap

Focus is placed on the study of broadway-style & rhythmic tap. Tap develops rhythm, balance, strength & a dancer's versatility and has many phsyiological as well as cognitive benefits.

Advanced

Musical Theater

The incorporation & integration of various dance genres, especially tap, jazz & modern, into a performance quality art form. Students develop in these genres of dance, while at the same time learning to act & perform while dancing.

Senior Ballet Division.....
Placement by instructor.

Ballet

The foundation for all other dance forms offers disciplined training in classical ballet style, technique & vocabulary with emphasis on correct body alignment & proper use of weight-bearing muscles & joints.

Intermediate III​

Beginning Pointe

MUST take a minimum of two ballet classes per week; not including pointe

Advanced

Intermediate Pointe 

MUST take a minimum of two ballet classes per week; not including pointe

Advanced Pointe 

MUST take a minimum of two ballet classes per week; not including pointe

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