Jazz Dance Program
Highly technical form of dance. It combines ballet technique with a much faster pace and more stylistic movement. This style has 5 progressive levels.
Jazz Introduction: This class is for students age 4-7 with one year of ballet experience. These students should sign up for Dudes and Divas Class.
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 2 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 intermediate Jazz class that requires leveling. You must complete levels 1 and 2 or have a minimum of 4 years of dance experience. The focus is on advancing technical skills, exploring more difficult concepts and standards of performance.
Jazz 4: This is an intermediate Jazz class that requires leveling. You must have a minimum of 5 years of dance experience. This class is focused on advancing and perfecting technical skills, challenges ability to memorize choreography, and expects high performance standards.
Jazz 5: This is an advanced Jazz class that requires leveling. You must have a minimum of 6 years of dance experience. This class explores complex choreography and stretches the advancement of skills. It demands the ability to perform technically at a high level.