Class Descriptions

Ballet

Ballet classes are specifically designed for each age group and level.  offers the following:

  • Ballet positions
  • Barre work
  • Adagio
  • Allegro
  • Center-floor

Pointe, repertory and variations by permission only.

All ballet dancers Level 1 & higher must wear their hair in a traditional ballet bun.

Creative Dance

Specific class for 2 1/2 and 3 years old concentrating on musicality, balance, coordination, and motor skill development through the use of music, beginning dance skills, tumbling and imagination.

Jazz

Specifically designed for each age group and level. Variety of techniques taught which include both classical and contemporary styles. HIP HOP: The latest dance craze is offered in conjunction with Jazz as well as an independent class.

Hip Hop

 teaches the latest popular hip hop dance moves with isolations and syncopation. All students are taught in an age appropriate, physical, fun format!

Contemporary Dance

Combining several types of Modern technique to include Limon, Cunningham, Humphrey and Graham. Class also consists of improvisation and choreography. NOTE: Intermediate and advanced contemporary dancers also study Lyrical technique.

Tap

Offered as a combined class or as an independent class. Consists of complete warm-up and center floor tap technique. Both Broadway and rhythm tap are taught.

Tumbling

Basic tumbling and floor tricks. Dancers age 6 and older can enhance their dance training by adding a separate tumbling class.

 Young Dancers

For the younger dancer, several dance forms are combined into one class.

  • Ballet/Tap/Acrobatics (ages 4-6)
  • Ballet/Tap/Jazz (ages 6-8)

Within these combination options there are several levels, and students will be placed according to age and ability. Acrobatic work is limited to basic tumbling and floor tricks.

Praise & Worship

Class available to dancers age 6-11 who would like to study ballet and lyrical dance forms through contemporary Christian music only.