• Classes in our core dance program are for beginner to advanced level dancers ages 7 and up.​
  • The artistic director and faculty have the final say in all class placement.
  • It is common for a dancer to remain in the same level for 3 or more years depending on enrollment.

PERFORMING CLASSES


BALLET 

Positions, technique, musicality, strength and flexibility will be explored through exercises to develop dancers  poise, grace and confidence. Ballet is the foundation for all forms of dance and is highly recommended for all dancers no matter what their favorite style is.


JAZZ

Style and technique are emphasized in our Jazz curriculum. Classes work on turns, leaps, flexibility, strength and style while learning upbeat choreography to a variety of music styles.  Jazz is a wonderful confidence building class for beginner or advanced dancers and is often used in musical theater dance and dance teams.


TAP

Tap teaches the most important quality of a dancer, musicality and rhythm. Tap dance helps to increase musicality, agility, strength, and confidence all while making rhythms with your feet.  Tap is highly recommended to all dancers.


CONTEMPORARY/LYRICAL

This class is based in modern dance techniques with a bit of inspiration from jazz and ballet.  Dancers must be enrolled in a ballet or jazzz class to take contemporary/lyrical.


NON-PERFORMING CLASSES


OPEN BALLET / PRE-POINTE

Open level ballet class that focuses on the technique dancers are learning in their normal weekly ballet classes while spending a great deal of time strengthening their feet and legs for pointe work.  Dancers must be enrolled in a performing ballet class to take open ballet / pre-pointe.


STRETCH & STRENGTHEN

This class is designed to work on flexibility and strength for anyone, not just dancers.


CORE DANCE PROGRAM​​