Toddling Tutus (6 months & up with Parent):
For tots and their parents who like to dance. Students and parents will have fun when simple ballet steps are introduced. Comfortable clothes and shoes are appropriate for this class. Use a sign-in system for this class- only pay for the classes you attend.
Story Time Dance (Walking & up with Parent):
This class will introduce your children to the world of dance and books! Different books will be read at each class along with basic dance steps and music to accompany it. Your littlest dancers will have so much fun they will be ready for naptime as soon as they get home! This class is usually offered in our summer session.
Looking for Hip-Hop Classes?
Bitty Bop (ages 2-4) A high energy class for those little ones who like to bop around to fast music. Ballet or Jazz shoes are suitable for this class.
Jr. Jazz Hop (Ages 5 & up or 4 year olds with previous dance experience):
Classical Jazz steps and technique will be the basis of the class with new and fun hip hop movements to popular music.
Jazz Hop (Ages 10 & up or 9 year olds with previous dance experience):
Jump into this class and be ready to move across the floor with popular music and hip hop moves learning to hold proper alignment and jazz technique
Jazz Hop Choreography: This class can be added after Jazz Hop. This class time is used to work on original choreography. Students will receive a choreography notebook and incorporate their work in Jazz Hop. This class is usually offered in our summer session.
Jazz Hop for Teenagers:
This class is for teenagers looking for a fun class to take with friends. Students will learn proper jazz technique but will be able to add their hip hop flair.
Bitty Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 2 1/2 -6):
This class is designed for children who would like to try tap and ballet, but are not ready to have two full classes back to back. There will be 15 minutes of ballet and 15 minutes of tap. This class is great for siblings to take together.(Parents must assist in changing shoes : tap & ballet). During recital time, the students will work on a ballet number first and then tap. Both numbers will be in the recital but with a two-in-one costume.
Dance Combo (Ages 3-6):
Begin this class with a Jazz warm‑up followed by ballet positions and stretches. The class will end with tap steps. Parents need to assist in changing ballet & tap shoes
Princess Dance(Ages 2-6):
Begin this class with a Jazz warm‑up followed by ballet positions and stretches. The class will end with the freedom of lyrical movements across the floor. Dancers will become their favorite princesses as they dance across the floor. This class is usually offered in the summer session.
This class is fun for all ages. There is a part to play for everyone. Students will enjoy learning dances as part of hits from Broadway Musicals. Learning to use facial expressions and acting will be part of executing the dance moves in each song.
Jr. Lyrical (Ages 5 & up or 4 year olds with previous experience):
Lyrical uses a combination of ballet and jazz technique while exploring movement through space. There is a theatrical element to the execution of the steps. No shoes are required for this class. Students may use toekinis or foot undies to help with turns.
Lyrical Choreography (Jr. High and High School Students):
Lyrical uses a combination of ballet and jazz technique while exploring movement through space. There is a theatrical element to the execution of the steps. This class gives the students the opportunity to learn the choreography process. Students will be able to create their own pieces and express their emotions through dance.
Bitty Ballerinas (Ages 2-4 ):
This class is designed for your little girl dreaming to be a ballet dancer. Basic ballet steps and combinations will be taught.
Blooming Ballerinas (Ages 4-6):
For preschool/Kindergarten students starting dance experience. Soon they’ll bloom into a ballerina.
Beyond Blooming Ballerinas (K and up):
For those preschool students who have previously had ballet and for those school aged students who are just beginning or have had some ballet experience.
Prima Ballerinas (Gr. 3 & up or teacher recommendation):
This class is designed for the more serious ballet students. Students will begin to move across the floor with grace and poise. Emphasis on technique, body alignment and lyrical movement will be taught.
Advanced Ballet (Teacher Recommendation):
This class is designed for the serious ballet students who have begun to move across the floor with grace and poise. Intermediate and advanced ballet steps will be taught at this level with an emphasis on technique, body alignment and lyrical movement. When age and skill level are appropriate, students may be asked to join Pointe Class.
Pointe (Teacher Recommendation):
This class is designed for the serious ballet students who want to become a pointe dancer. Students begin in ballet shoes, but after strength training as well as body alignment is sufficient, students will be asked to purchase Pointe Shoes and continue training at their own dance level.
Tiny Toe Tappers (Ages 4-6):
Basic tap steps will be taught to children’s music. Tap shoes are required
Tap Time (Ages K &up):
For school‑aged dancers who want to make some noise when they dance. Four year olds with previous dance experience may also join this class. Different tap levels can be found within the same class.
Totally Tap (Ages 3rd & up or Teacher Recommendation):
You’ll be totally exhausted at the end of this class which is designed for the intermediate tap student. To enroll in this class, the student must have teacher approval.
Advanced Tap (Teacher Recommendation):
This class is for the serious tap student. To enroll in this class, the student must have teacher approval.
Tap For Teenagers:
Did you take a tap class as a young child? Did you always want to take a tap class? Do you like to be in Musicals? This class is designed to teach tap skills to teenagers.
Hop step -2-3 into this class and learn basic Irish Dance Steps set to music. This class is usually offered in the summer session.
Dance For Gymnasts/ PomsTechnique:
For gymnasts or poms who wants to work on technique and lyrical movement. Call to get a punch card. Sessions will be scheduled on a semi-private or private basis. Call to work around your gymnastic or poms practice schedule.
Homeschool Power Hour:
For those students who are Homeschooled, there is a Friday power hour. Please call if you are interested in this time slot. Dance styles, ages and themes are picked based on the homeschool schedule. Angela will work with you to plan the session.