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Pre ballet & Tap (PBT)

FOR THE LITTLEST OF LITTLES

(2-4 years)

Our PBT class introduces ballet and tap foundations in a fun and age-appropriate manner. Basic movements and vocabulary are presented in a small class setting to promote individualized instruction. No prior dance experience is required.  Students will work on classroom etiquette and gross motor skills all while having some fun!

 

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PBT Advanced

FOR MINI-COPELANDS & ASTAIRES

(4-5 years)

Our PBT Advanced class continues to introduce ballet and tap foundations, but at a slightly faster pace for older and more experienced dancers. Students must be 4-5 years old or have two full years of dance instruction prior to registering.  Students will continue to work on classroom etiquette, gross motor skills, and fun!

 

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Jr. Jams

MOVIN' & MOTORIN'

(2-4 years)

Brand new program! As an update to the Developmental Movement class, this curriculum is based on Christopher "Zondaflex" Tyler's music. Students develop gross motor skills while learning directionality, body isolations and many other dance basics to a fun, energetic hip hop beat. 

 

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jr. jams Advanced

TAKING IT UP A NOTCH

(3-4 years)

This curriculum is based on Christopher "Zondaflex" Tyler's music. Students develop gross motor skills while learning directionality, body isolations and many other dance basics to a fun, energetic hip hop beat. 

 

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BALLET

EXPRESSION & GRACE

 

Ballet is a soft, graceful, expressive dance that is also highly technical. Our ballet class targets correct positioning, proper stretches, and needed development in preparation for pointe instruction. Commitment, dedication, and patience are taught with ballet as they go hand-in-hand.  Students can expect barre exercises, floor work, and across the floor combinations.

 

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POINTE

BEAUTY & STRENGTH

Meant to make the dancer appear sylph-like, pointe is a ballet technique in which all weight is supported on fully extended feet in pointe shoes. Our pointe program requires instructor evaluation as it demands a higher level of skill and required development following Ballet at the third level of instruction. Students can expect barre exercises, floor work, and across the floor combinations.

 

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TAP

RHYTHM & MOVEMENT

 

Tap uses special shoes to create a rhythmic quality within a performance. Students are taught combinations of footwork that produce the percussive element of this style along with the accompanying vocabulary, technique, and musical understanding.

 

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JAZZ

FLASH & FUN

Jazz is a quick, fun style of dance that uses many different movements built upon the basics of ballet but with a flashier flare. Students will focus on achieving maximum flexibility, body isolations, turns, kicks, leaps and jumps. A wide array of jazz styles are introduced in this class.

 

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MODERN

CREATIVITY & MOTION

 

Modern dance brings a little more sass to the structure of ballet. Soft and flowing, modern, or contemporary, it allows for an abundance of creative expression when pairing emotion with music. Students will explore new ways of moving in combinations, floor work and improvisation.   

 

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HIP HOP

ENERGY & EXCITEMENT

Hip Hop began in urban areas as street dance but has grown into an athletic, fast paced style of dance seen everywhere. Performed to upbeat tempos, hip hop requires lots of attitude, confidence, energy and excitement.  Students will work on upper and lower body conditioning in order to develop the strength and stamina required for this freestyle form of dance.

 

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