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Classes Offered

Future Stars

For ages 3 1/2 - 4 1/2.  The emphasis is on fun!  Basic ballet and jazz terminology and movement are taught in a light and loving atmosphere.  This class is specifically designed to develop the appropriate skills of the age group. 

Jazz

For students age 5 thru Adult.  Jazz class will include isolations, turns, jumps, across the floor progressions and centre work taught to age appropriate, popular and upbeat music.

Contemporary/Modern

Ages 12 and up.  A mixture of the strengths of ballet and jazz employing contact-release, floor work, fall and recovery and improvisation.  It is a rhythmical expression of artistry and dance. 

Lyrical

Ages 10 thru Adult.  A jazz/ballet class with an emphasis on technique and expression that combines contemporary jazz moves with ballet.

Hip Hop

Ages 9 thru Adult.  A popular jazz class that focuses on poppin', gliding, turns, jumps, club, street and freestyle moves.

Ballet/Pointe

Classical ballet classes for students ages 5 thru Adult.  Concentration is on terminology, barre and centre work.  It is highly recommended that students at the Intermediate/Advanced level take more than one ballet class per week.  Pointe is available for the student taking two or more ballet technique classes along with teacher approval.

Tap

Ages 5 and up.  Combining coordination, timing and rhythm, tap continues to be a student favorite.  While emphasizing technique and terminology, this class offers the best of both styles, Broadway and rhythm tap.