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. 

Creative Movement (Ages 3-4)

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.

Improvisation & Choreography (Ages 11+)

Hone your creativity and create dances as well as work on your improvisational skills to make you a more well rounded dancer as well as prepare you to create your own choreography. This class is perfect for the aspiring dance teacher! Bare feet or Twyla’s are recommended.

 

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.

Technique (Ages 6+)

Dancers will focus on their leaps and turns technique as well as building core strength for their overall dance technique.

Intro to Dance (Ages 12+)

This class is the perfect starting place for any older, beginning student. Alternating through all dance styles will be a fun and rewarding learning experience for all. Comfortable, moveable clothing is required. 

Flexibility/Gymnastics for Dance (Ages 8+)

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

Mini Dance & Tumble (Ages 3-5)

For the younger dancers, this class explores the beginnings of movement, experiencing dance and play with the added bonus of beginning tumble and acro skills. This is a perfect starter class before the more structured class, Ballet/Tap 1. Moveable clothing is encouraged, and bare feet will be recommended for this class.

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.