2024 SUMMER SEASON

Name
Days
Location
Advanced Jazz Technique (need evaluation to register)
This is an advanced jazz technique class focusing specifically on leaps, jumps, and turns. Extra focus will be placed on strengthening core and flexibility as well as executing advanced placement positions in order to increase turn rotations and extensions in leaps. The class curriculum also centers on skills such as showmanship, jazz technique, kicks, and splits; which are particularly important for competition dance teams, high school dance and drill teams, and any other competitive team. This class does not participate in any recitals.
Monday
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Contemporary I
Contemporary combines ballet and modern techniques with musical and emotional expression with a strong focus on modern techniques (contractions and release, off-center balances and suspension) as well as musicality and self-expression. Contemporary dance appeals to the creative, artistic soul in everyone because of its expressiveness and freedom of individuality. This intermediate level class will work on and build the students ability to pick up stylized choreography and movements. Students will focus on movements from the inside out, encouraging use of breath, energy, and connection in a quicker paced class environment.
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Tap II
This class is designed for those with some experience of tap dance. Tap classes focus on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. Our more beginner students explore the fundamental steps of tap
dance, learn tap terminology and develop the ability to maintain correct body placement, 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.
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Contemporary II/III
Contemporary combines ballet and modern techniques with musical and emotional expression with a strong focus on modern techniques (contractions and release, off-center balances and suspension) as well as musicality and self-expression. Contemporary dance appeals to the creative, artistic soul in everyone because of its expressiveness and freedom of individuality. This intermediate level class will work on and build the students ability to pick up stylized choreography and movements. Students will focus on movements from the inside out, encouraging use of breath, energy, and connection in a quicker paced class environment.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Princess Ballerina Pre-School Summer Camp A Ballet/Jazz Combo (3-5 yrs)
Your child is invited to join us for a 10-week summer pre-school ballet/jazz combo session of "Princess Ballerinas" while we explore with music, dance, story and imagination through a magical journey each week!
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Tap I
This energetic and exciting 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. Tap classes focus on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations, and choreography. Our beginner students explore the fundamental steps of tap dance, learn tap terminology and develop the ability to maintain correct body placement.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Dance Fusion I (5-7 yrs)
Dancers learn all types of dance in a fun, encouraging environment. Each week a different genre of dance will be taught along with a combination in that focused style. This is a great way for dancers to try new styles of dance and see what they really like. Through the class, dancers gain confidence, coordination and strength.
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Elevate Company-AUDITION REQUIRED TO ENROLL
This is an AUDITION-ONLY Beg/Intermediate Level competitive team class. Combined Team Choreography/Summer Technique Classes.
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Prodigy/Cypher Company-AUDITION REQUIRED TO ENROLL
This is an AUDITION-ONLY competitive team class. Combined Team Choreography/Summer Technique Classes.
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Dance Fusion II (8-11 yrs)
Dancers learn all types of dance in a fun, encouraging environment. Each week a different genre of dance will be taught along with a combination in that focused style. This is a great way for dancers to try new styles of dance and see what they really like. Through the class dancers gain confidence, coordination, and strength.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Elite/Senior/Groove Company-AUDITION REQUIRED TO ENROLL
This is an AUDITION-ONLY Advanced premiere competitive team class. Combined Team Choreography/Summer Technique Classes.
Monday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Synergy/Surge Company-AUDITION REQUIRED TO ENROLL
This is an AUDITION-ONLY Inter/Advanced competitive team class. Combined Team Choreography/Summer Technique Classes.
Monday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Dance Fusion III (11+ yrs)
Dancers learn all types of dance in a fun, encouraging environment. Each week a different genre of dance will be taught along with a combination in that focused style. This is a great way for dancers to try new styles of dance and see what they really like. Through the class dancers gain confidence, coordination, and strength.
Monday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Tap V
This intermediate tap class is designed for those who have mastered the skills in our Tap I, II, & III classes. Our Tap IV class will continue to expand the focus on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. Our intermediate tap students review the fundamental steps of tap while incorporating intermediate to advanced skills and combinations.
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
DES Drop In Class 14+
This open/drop in class is for all high school and college age dancers. The class will rotate through different styles each week – those styles will include Jazz Technique, Contemporary, Lyrical, and Jazz Combos. Technique will focus on different advanced turn and jump combos to help prepare dancers for both high school and college dance teams/tryouts. Aside from technique, the other style classes will run similar to a Master class with a quick and effective warm up/stretch followed by a dance combo and group dancing. Each class will also involve improvisation, with tips shared on how to feel more comfortable with improvisation. These classes are for dancers wanting extra training and gives them flexibility to drop in when they can. We want to provide dancers an open, safe, and worry-free zone to come and dance with other dancers from around the valley while improving their skills as they focus on themselves and their love for dance!
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Infinity/Dynamite Company-AUDITION REQUIRED TO ENROLL
This is an AUDITION-ONLY competitive team class. Combined Team Choreography/Summer Technique Classes.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet III (need eval to register)
A class for students who are more comfortable with the elementary positions of classical ballet and can move easily through the barre and center floor work. Our ballet technique classes are the foundation for training in all dance genres and focus on developing a solid ballet technique with emphasis on understanding correct body placement, proper use of turn out, coordination of the upper body (epaulement), and use of arms (port de bras). Clear explanations of exercises and theory help students increases their use of the ballet vocabulary in a simple, practical way that leads to increased technical understanding, healthy physical development, and lifelong enjoyment.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Musical Theatre I
Musical Theatre is a jazz-based class filled with Broadway style dancing and music. Classes incorporate the style of dance one would typically see on a Broadway stage. This form of dancing emphasizes learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and facial expressions.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Tap IV
This intermediate tap class is designed for those who have mastered the skills in our Tap I, II, & III classes. Our Tap IV class will continue to expand the focus on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. Our intermediate tap students review the fundamental steps of tap while incorporating intermediate to advanced skills and combinations.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
"Beats" Inter + Hip Hop
Hip-Hop dance is a social style of dance that incorporates jazz and funk. This athletic dance style uses isolation’s of the body and includes popping, locking, and breaking. Hip-hop is ever changing and evolving with cutting edge choreography seen in music videos and television commercials. This high-energy style is for every age and every level.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet IV (need eval to register)
A more involved ballet class for students who have shown increased knowledge of classical ballet terms and technique. This class will take the technique previously learned 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. Students with strong ballet technique, sufficient core and ankle strength, and a teacher's recommendation go on to study 'en pointe' (Pointe Shoes).
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet V & VI Technique (EVAL REQ'D)
This is a technique only class for those who have done pointe for 2+ years or have the strength required to advance. MUST HAVE EVALUATION TO REGISTER. The highest level of ballet currently offered at our studio. This is a more involved class for students with secure technique and the capacity to keep up in a fast-paced environment. Dancers learn advanced ballet combinations and skills, as well as classical variations and ballet history. No Recital. *Must have evaluation in order to enroll in this class.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Tots (3-4 yrs)
Our specially designed Acro/Tumble Tots curriculum is used to provide a safe and progressive approach to learning, that gives your child many opportunities to succeed and be praised. Acro/Tumble Tots is an age based class providing tremendous developmental benefits for children ages 3-4 yrs. In this class your tumbler will learn hand-eye coordination (important for writing), eye-tracking (needed for reading readiness), locomotor movement skills (challenging the child’s growing mind and body) and social skills (learning to work with others, sharing and taking turns). All of which make a significant impact on learning and maturity.
Wednesday
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Tykes (5-6 yrs)
Our specially designed Acro/Tumble Tykes curriculum is used to provide a safe and progressive approach to learning, that gives your child many opportunities to succeed and be praised. Acro/Tumble Tykes is an age based class providing tremendous developmental benefits for children ages 5-6 yrs. In this class your tumbler will learn hand-eye coordination (important for writing), eye-tracking (needed for reading readiness), locomotor movement skills (challenging the child’s growing mind and body) and social skills (learning to work with others, sharing and taking turns). All of which make a significant impact on learning and maturity.
Wednesday
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
"Mighty Minis" A Ballet/Tap Combo 3-5 yrs
Combination classes are a great way for students to experience different types of activity with the main focus on having fun and enjoying dance. Our Mighty Minis combo classes focuses on two important styles of dance for our younger dancers, tap and ballet. Classes are structured in different segments of tap and ballet skills depending upon age and specified class time. Students will explore musicality, movement, and creativity while instilling a love for dance through basic elementary tap and ballet terminology.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Aerial Focus Tumbling (must have evaluation)
Aerial Focus Tumbling is an ability based class and requires an evaluation by our Tumbling Director. In this class, tumblers will continue mastering their current skills, while advancing their education in the skills necessary for more intricate tumbling passes. Tumbling is an important foundation for our Competition Dance Teams, as well as school cheerleading, drill teams & dance companies.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Fundamental (need evaluation)
Our specially designed acro/tumbling curriculum is used to provide a safe and progressive approach to learning, that gives your child many opportunities to succeed and be praised. Fundamental Acro/Tumbling is an ability based class and requires an evaluation by our Tumbling Director. In this class, tumblers will begin to learn the basic movement for more advanced acro/tumbling such as back handsprings and aerials. Acro/Tumbling is an important foundation for our Competition Dance Teams, as well as school cheerleading, drill teams & dance companies.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Edge Xpress Cheer Company (Cheer I) (6-10yrs)
Cheer I is an introduction to cheerleading and prep class for our competitive cheer teams. The class will focus on basics of arm motions and an intro to safety in stunting. They will work vocal cheer skills as well as cheer dance skills. A great class to pair with Cheer I is any of our Acro/Tumbling classes. This class will compete at 2 local competitions.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Princess Ballerina Kinder Summer Camp B Ballet/Jazz Combo (5-6 yrs)
Your child is invited to join us for a 10-week summer kinder ballet/jazz combo session of "Princess Ballerinas" while we explore with music, dance, story and imagination through a magical journey each week!
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Back Handspring Focus (must have evaluation)
Back Handspring Focus Tumbling is an ability based class and requires an evaluation by our Tumbling Director. In this class, tumblers will continue mastering their current skills, while advancing their education in the skills necessary for more intricate tumbling passes. Tumbling is an important foundation for our Competition Dance Teams, as well as school cheerleading, drill teams & dance companies.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Dance With Me Ballet/Jazz (Adult & Child class)
Our "Dance With Me" class is a special 30-minute dance class designed for toddlers (18 months to 3 years) where a parent or guardian joins them during their dance class. It is a fun way for moms (or dads, grandparents, nanny's, aunts or uncles) and their toddlers to connect with each other in a playful environment and also interact with other little ones. This class introduces toddlers to our studio and classroom expectations in order to make sure they feel comfortable learning to dance with us before progressing to one of our more independant combo classes at age 3.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
"Mighty Minis" B Ballet/Tap Combo 5-6 yrs
Combination classes are a great way for students to experience different types of activity with the main focus on having fun and enjoying dance. Our Mighty Minis combo class focuses on two important styles of dance for our younger dancers, tap and ballet. Classes are structured in different segments of tap and ballet skills depending upon age and specified class time. Students will explore musicality, movement, and creativity while instilling a love for dance through basic elementary tap and ballet terminology.
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Intro to Acro/Tumbling (6+ yrs)
Our specially designed acro/tumbling curriculum is used to provide a safe and progressive approach to learning, that gives your child many opportunities to succeed and be praised. Intro to Acro/Tumbling is for students 6 years and older. In this class, core skills will be deconstructed into fundamental steps, which allows for successful and correct progressive learning. Acro/Tumbling is an important foundation for our Competition Dance Teams, as well as school cheerleading, drill teams & dance companies.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
ACRO/TUMBLE: Advanced Acro/Tumbling (must have an evaluation)
Advanced Acro/Tumbling is an ability based class and requires an evaluation by our Tumbling Director. In this class, tumblers will continue mastering their current skills, while working towards advanced acro/tumbling passes that include, but are not limited to, multiple back handsprings, layouts, step-outs, back tucks etc. Acro/Tumbling is an important foundation for our Competition Dance Teams, as well as school cheerleading, drill teams & dance companies.
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet I
Our beginning level ballet classes are for those dancers who are either new to ballet or moving up from "combo" level classes. Dancers begin to move through the rudimentary structure of a standard ballet class, including barre and center practice, while greatly expanding their knowledge of movement and terminology. The goal for this class is to solidify basic ballet terminology and movement, as well as developing a greater awareness of technical ballet concepts.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Hip Hop Tots (3-4 yrs)
Our specially designed Hip Hop Tots curriculum is used to provide a safe and progressive approach to learning, that gives your child many opportunities to succeed and be praised. Hip Hop Tots is an age based class providing tremendous developmental benefits for children ages 3-4 yrs. In this class your dancer will learn hand-eye coordination (important for writing), eye-tracking (needed for reading readiness), locomotor movement skills (challenging the child’s growing mind and body) and social skills (learning to work with others, sharing and taking turns). All of which make a significant impact on learning and maturity.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Tap III
This beginning/intermediate tap class is designed for those who have taken our Tap I and/or Tap II classes. Our Tap III class increases the focus on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. Our beginner/intermediate students explore the fundamental steps of tap while incorporating more advanced skills and combinations.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
"Shorties" Hip Hop (5-7 yrs)
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban, street and pop 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. This class will encourage students to dance outside of the box and bring their own personality to each movement.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio C
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet II
Our beginning level ballet classes are for those dancers who are either new to ballet or moving up from "combo" level classes. Dancers begin to move through the rudimentary structure of a standard ballet class, including barre and center practice, while greatly expanding their knowledge of movement and terminology. The goal for this class is to solidify basic ballet terminology and movement, as well as developing a greater awareness of technical ballet concepts.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet VI (EVAL REQ'D) MUST ALSO TAKE BALLET VI Technique on Tues 7:30-9pm
This class is for those who have done pointe for 2+ years or have the strength required to advance. MUST HAVE EVAL TO ENROLL. The highest level of ballet currently offered at our studio. This is a more involved class for students with secure technique and the capacity to keep up in a fast-paced environment. MUST ALSO ENROLL IN BALLET VI TECH Class on Weds 6-7:30 pm. Dancers learn advanced ballet combinations and skills, as well as classical variations and ballet history. *Must have evaluation in order to enroll in this class.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios
"Funky Bunch" Hip Hop 8-11 yrs
Hip Hop incorporates a variety of old and new urban, street and pop 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 that incorporates more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music. Students will be encouraged to dance outside of the box and bring their own personality to each movement.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio A
Dancers Edge Studios
Ballet V (EVAL REQ'D) MUST ALSO TAKE BALLET V Technique on Tues 7:30-9pm
This class is for those who have done pointe for 2+ years or have the strength required to advance. MUST HAVE EVALUATION TO REGISTER. The highest level of ballet currently offered at our studio. This is a more involved class for students with secure technique and the capacity to keep up in a fast-paced environment. MUST ALSO ENROLL IN BALLET V Class on Weds 7:30-9:00 pm. Dancers learn advanced ballet combinations and skills, as well as classical variations and ballet history. *Must have evaluation in order to enroll in this class.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio B
Dancers Edge Studios