Our Classes

Baby Ballet

This is a magical class, teaching Ballet basics and creative movement with sing along songs, tutus, & magic wands.

  • 3 year olds
  • 45 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a bun. Pink leotard, pink tights, & pink Ballet shoes with the elastic sewn on.

Ballet / Tap / Jazz Combo

This class teaches Ballet, Tap, and Jazz basics. The Ballet portion focuses on the Ballet basics and creative movement. The Tap portion teaches everything from shuffles to buffalos. The Jazz portion includes flexibility exercises & isolation movements mixed with rhythm & lots of fun!!

  • 4 year olds – Kindergarten;
  • 60 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a bun. Pink or black leotard, pink tights. Pink Ballet shoes with elastic sewn on for Ballet and Jazz portions, black patent leather Mary Jane Tap shoes for Tap portion.

Ballet

This class teaches the style of classical ballet. It has an emphasis on grace and fluid movements of the body with precise footwork. Ballet is the basis of all technique for all dance styles and is important to master if you wish to advance and progress in other dance styles.

  • 1st grade & up;
  • 45-90 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a bun – NO EXCEPTIONS. Pink tights, black leotard, black skirts (no longer than mid – thigh), and pink Ballet shoes (with elastic sewn on).  In the winter, you may wear a tight shrug or Ballet sweater.

Pointe

This class is for dancers who have had ballet technique classes and have developed the strength and discipline to perform on Pointe. Must take Ballet to enroll.

  • Miss Kate invitation only;
  • 75 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a bun – NO EXCEPTIONS. Pink tights, black leotard, black skirts (no longer than mid – thigh), and pink Ballet shoes (with elastic sewn on).  In the winter, you may wear a tight shrug or Ballet sweater.

Tap

This class will focus on the isolation of the feet to create rhythm & percussion

  • 1st grade & up;
  • 45-60 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes. Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. Tap shoes should be a black slip on or lace up oxford Tap shoe.

Irish

Irish dancers must have 2 years Tap experience. Must take Tap to enroll.

  • 3rd grade & up;
  • 45 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes. Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. Tap shoes should be a black slip on or lace up oxford Tap shoe.

Jazz

Jazz is a style that is constantly growing and changing. It was first performed in Broadway shows and has progressed over the years to popular commercial dance. It consists of isolated movements of the entire body with explosive leaps and turns.  Ballet technique is a plus.

  • 1st grade & up
  • 45-90 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes.  Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. Acceptable Jazz shoes are as follows: a slip on, split sole Jazz slipper, a tan Jazz sandal, or ballet slippers. There are no Jazz sneakers allowed for Jazz, but they are OK for Hip Hop.

Contemporary

This class incorporates Ballet, Modern & Jazz styles performed to contemporary music & lyrics. Contemporary dancers must have 2yrs Ballet & Jazz experience. Must take Ballet or Jazz to enroll.

  • 5th grade & up
  • 60-75 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes.  Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. Acceptable Jazz shoes are as follows: a slip on, split sole Jazz slipper, a tan Jazz sandal, or ballet slippers.

Hip Hop

This is a young style of dance that is created from African and urban street. It is also growing and changing year after year and is very popular with the kids and in commercial dance. Jazz experience is a plus.

  • 4 & 5 yrs enrolled in Combo class;
  • 1st-3rd enrolled in Jazz;
  • 4th gr. & up;
  • 45-60 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Dance clothes you can move in, no school clothes. Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. You may wear looser clothes for Hip Hop. Tennis shoes, Jazz shoes, or Jazz sneakers are okay for class.

Musical Theater

These classes will take you on an exciting journey through the history of Broadway musicals, as well as musical theater dance styles from different theatrical shows & choreographers.  Remember, Broadway uses Tap, Jazz, & Ballet in their productions, so experience in all dance styles is a plus. Musical Theater dancers must have 1 year Tap & Jazz experience. Must take Jazz and Tap to enroll.

  • Broadway Babies (4 year olds – 1st grade): 45 minute class
  • Broadway Stars (2nd – 5th grade): 45-75 minute class
  • Broadway Bound (6th grade & up): 60-75 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes.  Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No jeans, slacks, or skirts. Must have Jazz and Tap shoes.

Couples Class

Learn the basics of Swing, Mambo, Waltz, & more. Must supply your own partner.

  •  6th grade & up;
  • 60 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a ponytail or secured off the face. Clothes you can move in – no sneakers. Jazz shoes or Character shoes for class.

Acro Class

This class combines elements of dance with acrobatic skills. Great for body flexibility and upper body strength, as well as promoting a strong functional core. Learn how to perform beginner tricks such as cartwheels and handstands to advanced skills such as back handsprings, aerials, etc.

  • 1st grade & up;
  • 60-90 minute class

Dress Code: Hair in a low ponytail or secured off the face. Please wear dance clothes, not school clothes.  Stretch pants, leotards, etc. No baggy clothes, jeans, slacks, or skirts. No shoes worn in class.