Class Descriptions

Introduction to Ballet:  This class if for anyone ages 5 and up that would like an introduction into Ballet dance. No experience required.  This is a ballet class for students with no knowledge of ballet technique, movement, and positions.

Ballet 1: This class if for anyone ages 8 and up that has take introduction to Ballet and has a basic knowledge of ballet positions, technique, and movement.  Must be placed into this class.

Ballet 2:  This is a ballet class for a more advanced student, who wants to take their ballet skills to the next level.  Must be placed into this class*, and advanced ballet knowledge is required.

Ballet 3:  This is an advanced Ballet class for students that have leveled beyond Ballet 2.  This class is more technically demanding and has a faster pace so you will be challenged to perform longer and more advanced sequences.

Pointe: This class requires that you have taken several years of ballet and are a minimum of 12 years old.  It is required that you set up a meeting with our Pointe teacher prior to taking this class.

Funky Ballet: This class will focus on ballet technique but will have pop style music. It will be a quicker pace than classical ballet. Skill Level 1 or higher required. This class is for the student who knows they need ballet but find the pace slow.

Tots Ballet & Tap:  This class is for anyone ages 2 ½ to 5.  It is an introduction to ballet and Tap.  No experience required.

Hip Hop Junior:  This class is for anyone ages 6-11 that would like an introduction into Hip Hop dance.  No experience required.

Hip Hop Senior:  This class is for anyone ages 12-18 looking for a recreational Hip Hop class.  No experience required.

Hip Hop Competition:  This class is for anyone ages 12 and up.  Experience in hip hop dance is required.  This class requires an audition. Call to inquire if you have questions.

Tap Introduction:  This class if for anyone ages 5-12 that would like an introduction into Tap dance. No experience required.

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Jazz Introduction: This class is for anyone ages 6 and up that have no experience to level 1 in Jazz dance. Call to inquire if you have questions.

Jazz 1: This is a class for anyone ages 7 and up. Requires a basic knowledge of jazz dance technique.  The focus is on building technical skills and strengthening correct body alignment and positioning.

Jazz 2: This is a high intensity Jazz class that requires leveling. You must have a minimum of 5 years of Jazz dance experience.  You will be required to understand Jazz terminology, skills, and movement.  The focus is on strengthening technical skills and developing jazz style.

Jazz 3: This is an advanced Jazz class that requires leveling.  You must complete levels 1 and 2 or have a minimum of 5 years of Jazz dance experience. The focus is on advancing technical skills, exploring more difficult concepts and standards of performance.

Musical Theatre: This class requires a minimum of 1-2 years of dance experience.  It explores broadway style music and blends dancing, singing, and acting. This is a performance class and requires leveling.

Lyrical 1: This is an introduction to lyrical dance. It is the fusion of ballet with jazz and contemporary dance techniques. It requires skill level 1 in ballet.

Lyrical 2: A lyrical class is the fusion of ballet with jazz and contemporary dance techniques.   It requires skill level 2 or higher in ballet and jazz.