Fall Dance 2018- Spring 2019

Location Name Class Days
A
Ballet 3
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

This class will take the skills learned in level 2 and build upon them to strengthen the dancer's precision and ability. Students will advance on to more difficult skills and utilize both barre and centre floor work to improve their technique. Dancers must show proficiency and receive recommendation to progress to this level.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
B
PreDance
PreDance is designed to enhance your child’s motor, listening, and social skills through dance activities. Dancers will be introduced to basic ballet and tap technique. 45 minute class.
Ages: 2-3
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
B
KinderDance 2
KinderDance is for our students ages 4-5. In ballet, our young dancers will learn the basic ballet steps while learning how to follow direction and imitate movement and gross motor skill development games in a positive and fun environment. Tap is the energetic and exciting portion of the class is designed to provide young dancers an introduction into the fundamentals of tap dance. Early exposure to the rhythms and unique mind-to-foot connection associated with tap dance will allow students to progress and excel at the art as they move through life. Engaging music is used to get these little ones inspired to dance. 1 hour class.
Ages: 4-6
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
A
Jazz 3
Jazz dance is an exploration of style and presentation. Classes emphasize musicality and body alignment, conditioning, stretch and strengthening, rhythm and stylization as well as fun and innovative choreography.
This class builds dancers' style and confidence while working on musicality and the ability to pick up choreography and connect steps and skills together with fun, upbeat music. This level works on further development of style and skills.
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
B
Kinder Hip Hop
This class serves as an introduction to hip hop dance for the younger student. Using games and music, the class focuses on rhythm, musicality and basic footwork. It is a great way to get kids moving!
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:15 PM
C
Lyrical 4
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
B
Kinder Lyrical
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.
Monday
7:15 PM to 7:45 PM
A
Jazz 4
Jazz dance is an exploration of style and presentation. Classes emphasize musicality and body alignment, conditioning, stretch and strengthening, rhythm and stylization as well as fun and innovative choreography.

This class builds dancers' style and confidence while working on musicality and the ability to pick up choreography and connect steps and skills together with fun, upbeat music. This level works on further development of style and skills.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
A
Ballet 4
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

This class will take the skills learned in level 3 and build upon them to strengthen the dancer's precision and ability. Students will advance on to more difficult skills and utilize both barre and centre floor work to improve their technique. Dancers must show proficiency and receive recommendation to progress to this level.
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:15 PM
A
Ballet 6
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

Required for students invited to take pre-pointe. Highest level of ballet currently offered. Placement will be by teacher recommendation.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
B
KinderDance
KinderDance is for our students ages 4-5. In ballet, our young dancers will learn the basic ballet steps while learning how to follow direction and imitate movement and gross motor skill development games in a positive and fun environment. Tap is the energetic and exciting portion of the class is designed to provide young dancers an introduction into the fundamentals of tap dance. Early exposure to the rhythms and unique mind-to-foot connection associated with tap dance will allow students to progress and excel at the art as they move through life. Engaging music is used to get these little ones inspired to dance. 1 hour class.
Ages: 4-5
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
C
Tap 1
This class is designed for those with little to no experience with tap dance. The core of the class will focus on the development of basic technical skills (shuffles, paradiddles, flaps, pickups, cramp-rolls, etc.), as well as the ear, or ability to understand music. A small portion of the course will be dedicated to learning about and honoring historical tap figures to gain a holistic understanding of the art form.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
B
Hip Hop 1
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This level is great for beginner dancers looking for a fun, upbeat class.
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
B
Hip Hop 2
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This class is great for beginner/intermediate level dancers looking for a fun, upbeat class.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
A
Pre Pointe-Pointe (Invitation Only)
Pre-Pointe: This class is by invite only from ballet instructors. Upon selection, students receive a pre-pointe handbook with important information.

Pointe: Enrollment by evaluation and instructor recommendation only. Enrollment in corresponding ballet level required.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
A
Hip Hop 5
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This level class incorporates more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
B
Lyrical 2
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
A
Hip Hop 3/4
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This class is great for intermediate level dancers looking for a fun, upbeat class.
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
A
Ethnic Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
A
Leaps, Turns & Acro (Company, Sr Competition)
This class is designed to work on strength, flexibility, and the 'tricks' of dance. Improve your dance technique through this power packed class! No choreography is taught in this class, though short combos might be used to link skills together.

This intermediate/advanced level is for dancers who have learned the basic technical skills already, and wish to perfect those as well as work on new progressions. Dancers will learn the proper technique for more difficult skills, such as calypsos, center leaps, double/triple pirouettes, fouettes and skill progressions across the floor. Students should master level 1 skills to progress to level 2.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
B
KinderDance 2B
KinderDance is for our students ages 5-7. In ballet, our young dancers will learn the basic ballet steps while learning how to follow direction and imitate movement and gross motor skill development games in a positive and fun environment. Tap is the energetic and exciting portion of the class is designed to provide young dancers an introduction into the fundamentals of tap dance. Early exposure to the rhythms and unique mind-to-foot connection associated with tap dance will allow students to progress and excel at the art as they move through life. Engaging music is used to get these little ones inspired to dance. 1 hour class.
Ages: 5-7
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
A
Premiere Company (By Audition Only) Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
B
Kinder Hip Hop
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This class serves as an introduction to hip hop dance for the younger student. Using games and music, the class focuses on rhythm, musicality and basic footwork. It is a great way to get kids moving!
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
A
Ballet 5
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

For advanced ballet dancers looking to challenge their previous knowledge and training. Students will learn more difficult combinations and skills, while developing finesse and classic style. Dancers must master all level 1-4 skills and technique to enroll in this level with instructor’s recommendation.
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
A
Jazz 5 Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
A
Lyrical 5
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
B
Ballet 1
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

For beginner dancers ready to learn the basics of ballet (recommended for ages 6+). Students will build off of the five positions, master plié variations and tendus, among other level-appropriate skills. Dancers will use both barre and centre floor. Classes may be split by age, when appropriate. Dancers will work to master level 1 curriculum to move on to level 2 with the instructor’s recommendation.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
C
Ballet 2
Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms and will maximize technique and longevity in a career of dance. It provides grace, poise, and technique needed to be proficient in all other areas of dance. Ballet classes will help dancers with posture, flexibility, fitness, balance, self-discipline, and self-confidence.
Attire: All of our ballet classes, beginning with level 1, are required to follow the ballet dress code (leotard of any color, tights, optional dance shorts or skirt, layers during warm-up, hair pulled back in bun and pink leather ballet shoes).

This class will take the skills learned in level 1 and build upon them to strengthen the dancer's precision and ability. Students will advance on to more difficult skills and utilize both barre and centre floor work to improve their technique. Dancers must show proficiency and receive recommendation to progress to this level.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
A
Junior Competition Jazz (Invitation Only) Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
B
Jazz 1
Jazz dance is an exploration of style and presentation. Classes emphasize musicality and body alignment, conditioning, stretch and strengthening, rhythm and stylization as well as fun and innovative choreography.

This class introduces dancers to the jazz genre and basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and kicks). Builds dancers' style and confidence while working on musicality and the ability to pick up choreography and connect steps and skills together with fun, upbeat music.
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
C
Jazz 2 Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
A
Junior Competition Lyrical (Invitation Only) Thursday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
B
Lyrical 1
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.

Level 1 introduces students to the styles of both genres and the method in which they are combined, while understanding the performance aspects of lyrical.
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
A
Mini Competition Line (By Audition Only) Thursday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
C
Jazz 6
Jazz dance is an exploration of style and presentation. Classes emphasize musicality and body alignment, conditioning, stretch and strengthening, rhythm and stylization as well as fun and innovative choreography.

This class builds dancers' style and confidence while working on musicality and the ability to pick up choreography and connect steps and skills together with fun, upbeat music. Also works on further development of style and skills.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
A
Leaps & Turns (Junior Comp Line) Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
A
Junior Silver Competition Line (By Audition Only) Thursday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
B
Lyrical 6
This class is a combination of ballet and jazz that challenges dancers to use choreography and movement to interpret music and express emotion. Dancers learn to express emotions derived from lyrics to convey the dance’s meaning.
Thursday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
B
Mommy & Me / Daddy & Me
A parent/guardian participation creative movement class. This is a fun, interactive class to introduce young students to dance with guidance. The instructor uses games, stories, and songs to teach balance, rhythm, movement, coordination, and basic ballet steps. 30 minute class.
Ages: 18 mo - 2
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
B
PreDance
PreDance is designed to enhance your child’s motor, listening, and social skills through dance activities. Dancers will be introduced to basic ballet and tap technique. 45 minute class.
Ages: 2-3
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
B
Pre Hip Hop
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban dance styles. The dancing represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music. Hip hop dancing is very dynamic and helps the dancers improve flexibility develop body balance, and coordination.

This class serves as an introduction to hip hop dance for the younger student. Using games and music, the class focuses on rhythm, musicality and basic footwork. It is a great way to get kids moving!
Saturday
10:15 AM to 10:45 AM
B
KinderDance
KinderDance is for our students ages 4-5. In ballet, our young dancers will learn the basic ballet steps while learning how to follow direction and imitate movement and gross motor skill development games in a positive and fun environment. Tap is the energetic and exciting portion of the class is designed to provide young dancers an introduction into the fundamentals of tap dance. Early exposure to the rhythms and unique mind-to-foot connection associated with tap dance will allow students to progress and excel at the art as they move through life. Engaging music is used to get these little ones inspired to dance. 1 hour class.
Ages: 4-5
Attire: Leotard and tights, hair pulled back from face. Pink ballet slippers and black patent tap shoes.
Saturday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
A
Tiny Tumblers Saturday
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
A
Mini Leaps, Turns & Acro Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM