For your 2-3 year old who loves to twirl around the house with music. This program is enjoyable, entertaining and at the same time educational. They will meet new friends, learn to dance, and have some fun. These little dancers may be included in the year end show.
These carefully designed classes cater to the specific needs of the student. For ages 3½ -7 years old, students explore body awareness through various creative movement exercises while developing coordination and muscle memory. Musicality, listening skills and a sense of rhythm and readiness are developed through age appropriate songs such as nursery rhymes, polkas and other creative movement themes. Students will be introduced to the barre for fundamental ballet exercises.
For students 8 years and older, the beginner level includes the study of the basic feet, arm and body positions. Students will continue with barre work and centre floor along with combinations of dance steps.
For students ages 3½ & up. Tap lets you use your body as a rhythm instrument. With the introduction to footwork and sound, tap develops agility, musicality, and stylized movement. As students progress to the higher levels the class will have an emphasis on fancy footwork and sound.
For students ages 3½ & up. Jazz is enjoyed by all in its contemporary form with the emphasis on technique, rhythm and style. Various different levels are offered and each will provide an exciting environment for all ages.
For the gymnast who wants to dance. This class is perfect for the student who is flexible and agile. The student will learn the front and back rolls, headstands, back arches and various lifts and tricks with the other students. Tumbling on the mats will be required for each class.
Students who love to be funky will learn the latest in Hip Hop and funk style dance. Beginning with a funky warm-up, followed by jammin’ variations and combinations. You’ll be energized just listening to the music and be a hit at your next party!!!