Fall and Spring 2020-2021

Name
Days
Location
Expansions
This level is for the 14+ year old ballet dancer with instructor permission. Student must be enrolled in the Wednesday and Saturday Expansions class as well. This class will focus on Advanced level dance vocabulary and movements, work on movement quality and intent, kinesiology, pas de deux, and transitions after high school. Expansions students may take the Additions level as well, so that they can study up to five times a week.
M 5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Main
Lyrical 1
Beginning Lyrical Dance for younger dancers aged 6-10.
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Main
Lyrical 2
This one time a week class is for ages 10 and up. It is a fusion of ballet, modern and jazz. The dancer will earn how to use creative expression to tell the story of the music through their movement.

Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Main
Adult Intermediate Ballet
This ballet class is for adults and teens who are new to ballet or those who have danced before and want to begin again.
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Main
Structure
This twice a week class is for the 7-9 year old ballet dancer. Must be enrolled in the Thursday Structure class as well.This class will focus on study of proper alignment of spine, legs and shoulders. Class work will add Adage and stretching at the barre. Center work will add Adage, Port de Bras, Pirouettes, Piques, Petite Allegro, and introducing Developpe, Jete and Tour Jete.
Tu 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
Main
Advanced Jazz
This class will focus on technique and strengthening through bodily awareness, proper alignment, increasing students’ flexibility, and balance. We will work on isolations, change of direction, use of space, and the dynamics and qualities of each movement. Terminology and memorization will be a focus by use of repetition throughout this level. Dancers will also be given the opportunity to learn to express their own individual voices by improvisation and creation of movement in this. There will be an emphasis on performance and movement quality, along with bodily and spatial awareness while working within a group setting.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Main
Additions
This three time a week class is for dancers 10 years and older. This class must be enrolled in with the Thursday and Saturday Additions level classes.This class will focus on preparation for pointe work, and beginning level pointe work. Class work will add to length of exercises, emphasizing Releves, introduction to pointe shoes, beginning pointe work, and eventually working entirely on pointe.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Main
Int. Jazz
This once a week class is for the 7-12 year old dancer. This class will focus on developing the basic jazz steps and implementing them within more complex combinations of steps. We will begin working with more challenging rhythms and tempo changes within the music and movement. This level will also focus on the student's overall confidence and performance.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Main
Expansions
This level is for the 14+ year old ballet dancer with instructor permission. Student must be enrolled in the Monday and Saturday Expansions class as well. This class will focus on Advanced level dance vocabulary and movements, work on movement quality and intent, kinesiology, pas de deux, and transitions after high school. Expansions students may take the Additions level as well, so that they can study up to five times a week.
W 5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Main
Contemporary
Contemporary dance is an expressive style that pulls elements from modern, jazz, lyrical and ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid and sometimes unpredictable movements. Technique of contemporary will focus on the strength and control of ballet with lyrical fluidity on the core and upper body. Floor work will incorporate modern technique of controlled fall and recovery. Improvisation as well as student choreography will be included.
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Main
Structure
This twice a week class is for the 7-9 year old ballet dancer. Must be enrolled in the Tuesday Structure class as well.This class will focus on study of proper alignment of spine, legs and shoulders. Class work will add Adage and stretching at the barre. Center work will add Adage, Port de Bras, Pirouettes, Piques, Petite Allegro, and introducing Developpe, Jete and Tour Jete.
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Main
Additions
This three time a week class is for dancers 10 years and older. This class must be enrolled in with the Tuesday and Saturday Additions level classes.This class will focus on preparation for pointe work, and beginning level pointe work. Class work will add to length of exercises, emphasizing Releves, introduction to pointe shoes, beginning pointe work, and eventually working entirely on pointe.
Thursday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Main
Foundations
This one time a week class is for 5-6 year old ballet dancers. This class will focus on study of proper placement of feet on floor. Class will work towards performing Plies, Tendus, Degages, Rond de Jambs, Frappes and Grand Battements at the barre, with traditional one hand on the barre. Center work will include Retires, Arabesques, Saute in Arabesque, Chasses, Changements, Pas de Chats, Chaines and Grand Jetes.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Main
Beginning Tap/Jazz
This class meets once a week class and is designed for the dancer ages 4-6 who is new to tap. This class will introduce students to the basics of rhythm, coordination, and the beginning tap vocabulary and movements, which will be utilized and expanded upon in the upper levels. We will drill terminology with plenty of repetition, and emphasize working to create clear and crisp tap sounds.
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Main
Threshold
This once a week class is for 4-5 year old ballet dancers. This class will begin working at the barre, learning basic positions and ballet exercises. This class will also focus on spatial awareness, movements across the floor, and refining motor skills.
Saturday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Main
Additions/Expansions
Saturday
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Main
Variations/Adv Pointe/Pas de Deux
This class is for learning pas de deux skills. Instructor consent required. Kinesiology is also added to lengthen and strengthen specific muscle groups to improve all types of dance.
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Main

June 2021

Name
Days
Location
Kinesiology
Kinesiology is to lengthen and strengthen specific muscle groups to improve all types of dance. This class can be taken by Intermediate and Advanced dancers.

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Main
Friday Morning Int/Adv Ballet
Ballet Technique for Intermediate and Advanced students.

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Main
Monday Morning Int/Adv Ballet
Ballet Technique for Intermediate and Advanced students.

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Main
Thursday Morning Int/Adv Ballet
Ballet Technique for Intermediate and Advanced students.

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Main
Tuesday Morning Int/Adv Ballet
Ballet Technique for Intermediate and Advanced students.

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Main
Wednesday Morning Int/Adv Ballet
Ballet Technique for Intermediate and Advanced students.

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Main
Evening Int/Adv Ballet
Intermediate and Advanced level ballet technique

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Main
Threshold Ballet
This class will begin working at the barre, learning basic positions and ballet exercises. This class will also focus on spatial awareness, movements across the floor, and refining motor skills. This class will also focus on study of proper placement of feet on floor. Class will work towards performing Plies, Tendus, Degages, Rond de Jambs, Frappes and Grand Battements at the barre, with traditional one hand on the barre. Center work will include Retires, Arabesques, Saute in Arabesque, Chasses, Changements, Pas de Chats, Chaines and Grand Jetes.

5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Main
Beginning Tap
This class meets once a week class and is designed for the dancer ages 4-6 who is new to tap. This class will introduce students to the basics of rhythm, coordination, and the beginning tap vocabulary and movements, which will be utilized and expanded upon in the upper levels. We will drill terminology with plenty of repetition, and emphasize working to create clear and crisp tap sounds.

6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Main
Adult Intermediate Ballet
Ballet technique for adult students with some previous experience.
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Main


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