Class Descriptions

 

Ballet (Ages 3+)

Barre work, center work and down-the-room technique are all taught in order to form this essential dance form. Leotards, tights, and pink ballet slippers are recommended. Tight fitting attire and buns are required in levels intermediate, advanced, and senior. For boys, black ballet shoes are required. 

 Pointe (Ages 12+)

For the advanced ballet dancer. To be in pointe, one must have teacher permission. Dancers who are strong enough and have proficient ballet experience are asked to be in pointe around 12 years of age. Leotard, tights, and pointe shoes required.

Tap (Ages 3+)

Learn tap rhythms, skills, and combinations, fast paced and fun for beginners to advanced dancers. Comfortable clothing and black tap shoes required. 

Jazz (Ages 5+)

Learn jumps, turns, techniques and exciting dance combinations. Comfortable, moveable clothing and black jazz shoes required. 

Lyrical (Ages 5+)

This class combines the techniques of both jazz and ballet. Students learn combinations to feel an emotional connection to the music and the choreography. Comfortable, moveable clothing, and nude Twyla's are required.

Hip Hop (Ages 3+)

Hip hop teaches fast paced, fun and energetic combinations plus down the room exercises. Comfortable, moveable clothing and tennis shoes or black jazz shoes required. 

Star Bursts Creative Movement(Ages 2-3)

For the younger dancers, this class explores the beginnings of movement, experiencing dance and play. This is a perfect starter class before the more structured class, Ballet/Tap 1. Leotards, tights, and pink ballet slippers are recommended. Most dancers enjoy wearing a dance "outfit" with a skirt attached, but this is not a requirement.

Mini Hip Hoppers (Ages 3-5)

For the younger dancers who are ready to get down and groove! Students will learn and develop rhythm in a fun and energetic atmosphere. Tennis shoes or black jazz shoes, along with comfortable, moveable clothing are required.

Dance Theater (Ages 8+)

We are excited to be offering our theater class which will focus on learning dance styles utilized on Broadway as well as learning proper performance skills. This one is sure to be fun! Tennis shoes or black jazz shoes, along with comfortable, moveable clothing are required.

Twinkle Toes Ballet (Ages 3-5)

For the young aspiring ballerinas who only want to take ballet, this class is for you! Leotards, tights, and pink ballet slippers are recommended. Most dancers enjoy wearing a dance "outfit" with a skirt attached, but this is not a requirement.

 

Adult Classes (Ages 18+)

We offer ballet, jazz, lyrical, and tap for the beginning to intermediate adult dancer. Classes focus on technique and dance combinations. Participants must be 18 years or older.

Flexibility/Gymnastics for Dance (Ages 8+)

Work on your flexibility and basic acro moves to enhance your dancing abilities. Bare feet are recommended.

Boys Hip Hop (Ages 5+)

All boys hip hop in a fun, stress free environment. Hip hop teaches fast paced, fun and energetic combinations plus down the room exercises. Comfortable, moveable clothing and tennis shoes or black jazz shoes required.