Dance

Age 12 - 14


 
 
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Ballet - ABT Method            

This style of ballet training is one part athleticism, one part artistry and ten part self-expressions. American Ballet Theatre (ABT) National Training Curriculum is a breakthrough 8 level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. This specialized curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, out-come based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels. ABT is an exam based curriculum.

Ballet 4              Saturdays: 12pm – 1:15pm

September 7th, 2019 – May 30th, 2020

ABT Exam/Pointe Saturdays: 3pm - 4:30pm

September 7th, 2019 – May 30th, 2020

Ballet 4              Tuesdays: 6pm – 7:15pm

September 10th, 2019 – June 2nd, 2020

ABT Exam          Tuesdays: 7:30pm – 8:30pm

September 10th, 2019 – June 2nd, 2020

 
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Hip Hop

Beats and breaks are a great way to build a sense of rhythm and personal expression. This is a fast paced, fun series made for energetic youth seeking to learn street-style dancing. Students experience hip hop as an opportunity for creative expression. As the program progresses students take part in a funky 3-part combination of warm up, technique and choreography, using fast paced memory skills with great cardio.

Hip Hop 4 (Intermediate)       Wednesdays: 6pm – 7pm

September 11th, 2019 – June 3rd, 2020

Hip Hop 4 (Advanced)        Fridays: 5pm – 6pm

September 13th, 2019 – June 5th, 2020

 
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Jazz

In Jazz class, we integrate some of the major influences behind the history of jazz from Broadway musicals to more contemporary works. Dancers are encouraged to test their strength and timing in jazz class with memory games and fun choreography. As Jazz progresses dancers focus on body conditioning to build stamina and strength.

Jazz 4             Thursdays: 6pm – 7pm

September 12th, 2019 — June 4th, 2020

 
 

Modern

In the studio, basic steps are taught and experienced as expressive and fun while building a strong dance foundation. Students explore different modern dance techniques, like Graham and Limon. This class will appeal to a child who enjoys drama and a desire to express emotion in their movements.

Modern 4             Tuesdays: 5pm – 6pm

September 10th, 2019 — June 2nd, 2020

 

Musical Theatre

Musical theatre is for a triple threat. Focusing on developing stage performance, improve skills, and explore different choreographers and influential performing artists in the musical theatre world, such as Bob Fosse, Jerome Robbins and Lin-Manuel Miranda. We highly recommend bundling our Vocal class with Musical Theatre to build a well-rounded musical vocabulary.

Musical Theatre 4             Thursdays: 7pm – 8pm

September 12th, 2019 — June 4th, 2020

 

Tap

Tap is introduced as a fun and rhythmic style of dance and are taught how to tap out a rhythm using their foot, heel or toe with a variety of music to explore. As Tap progresses we build on tap fundamentals with a focus on movement and control. Dancers explore complicated syncopated footwork while learning how to control upper from lower body movements and develop coordination and speed.

Tap 4             Mondays: 7pm – 8pm

September 9th, 2019 — June 1st, 2020