23/24 Season

Name
Days
Location
Opal Jazz/Tap
Opal Jazz/Tap will build off of the basics that dancers have learned in the intro level as well as broaden their repertoire in both jazz and tap technique. Throughout the season, this class will work on developing proper technique in both jazz and tap, as well as stage presence and confidence.
Monday
4:50 PM to 5:50 PM
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Sapphire Tap
This intermediate class tap class is by placement or audition only. This class will build on their knowledge of tap as well as develop a strong stage presence. Tappers in this class will be challenged to develop a stronger technical base as well as learn a variety of new rhythms and sounds. Sapphire Tap will participate in 2 competitions throughout the season.
Monday
5:55 PM to 6:55 PM
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Onyx Tap
Our Onyx level tap class is by audition placement only. This advanced class is highly competitive and filled with challenging phrases. All dancers in this class must have a strong technical background. Onyx tap will participate in 3 competitions throughout the season.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Intro to Ballet/Jazz
Intro to Ballet/Jazz is a level 1 class that will teach dancers the basics of both ballet and tap technique. Throughout the season, this class will work on developing proper technique in both ballet and jazz, as well as stage presence and confidence.
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
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Sapphire Lyrical/Jazz
This intermediate class is by placement or audition only. Dancers will rely heavily on their technical foundations from ballet/jazz as they progress to the style of lyrical. Lyrical combines the elements of ballet, modern, and jazz technique classes. Dances use lyrics of a song or instrumental music to inspire them to do certain movements. It uses gestures, facial expressions and controlled movements to execute emotions fully. This class will participate in 2 competitions throughout the season.
Tuesday
5:55 PM to 6:55 PM
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Onyx Lyrical/Contemporary
Our Onyx level lyrical/contemporary is by audition or teacher placement only. This advanced class is highly competitive and filled with challenging choreography and technique. This class will participate in 3 competitions throughout the season.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Intro to Hip Hop/Poms
Intro to Hip Hop/Poms is a high energy level 1 class that will teach dancers the basics of both Hip Hop and Jazz technique. Throughout the season, this class will work on developing proper technique, pom placement, as well as stage presence and confidence.
Wednesday
4:25 PM to 5:10 PM
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Made to Move
Made to Move classes are perfect for kindergarten and preschool-aged dancers. Dancers in Made to Move will learn about body awareness while moving to the beat of music. This class will also learn the beginning of ballet and jazz technique. Students in this class MUST be able to follow instructions, sit quietly when needed, as well as participate with their classmates.
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 5:45 PM
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Onyx Poms/Jazz
This advanced class is by teacher placement or audition only. Dancers in Onyx Jazz will work on more advanced leaps, turns and jumps as well as focus on flexibility & strength. This style of dance pairs perfectly with the intensity & energy of faster, more upbeat music. Students in this class will also take their showmanship to the community by performing at local sporting events. Onyx Poms/Jazz will participate in 3 competitions throughout the season. The entry fee for the 3 competitions is built into the monthly tuition.
Wednesday
5:50 PM to 6:50 PM
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Opal Hip Hop
Opal Hip Hop is a high energy class that will build off of the basics that dancers have learned in the intro level as well as broaden their repertoire in dance skills. Throughout the season, this class will work on developing proper technique, as well as stage presence and confidence.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Sapphire Hip Hop
This intermediate level hip hop class is high energy and will focus on the improvement of skills and new technical elements. This class is by teacher recommendation only and will participate in 2 competitions throughout the season.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Intro to Ballet
In this introductory ballet class dancers will learn proper positioning of the feet, arms, and body. Basic leaps, jumps and turns will also be learned as the dance season progresses.
Thursday
6:05 PM to 6:35 PM
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Pre-Pointe
Pre-Pointe is taken by ballet dancers aspiring to dance en pointe. Pre-Pointe helps dancers expand on ballet knowledge while focusing on technique, strengthening, and flexibility. This class is taken with soft ballet shoes in order to strengthen the ankles and feet for pointe shoes. To enroll in Pre-Pointe, dancers must at least 10 years of age and have previous dance experience.

This class will participate in 2 competitions throughout the season.
Thursday
6:35 PM to 7:35 PM
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Pointe
Pointe is the part of classical ballet technique that concerns pointe work, in which a ballet dancer supports all body weight on the tips of fully extended feet. A dancer should never work in pointe shoes until their instructor has told them they are ready to do so. Once the dancer has demonstrated the knowledge of proper technique, alignment, balance, control, strength and flexibility a dance teacher will recommend that the student advance to pointe work. This class will participate in 3 competitions throughout the season.
Thursday
7:35 PM to 9:05 PM
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Character Jazz
This class focuses on dance styles found in Broadway musicals. Students will learn jazz technique, but also work on showmanship and performing with emotion and stage presence.
Sunday
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
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Opal/Sapphire Show Group
This performance-based class will be held through the month of February and perform at 4 local events including our Winter Showcase. Dancers in this class will focus on the style of Jazz and incorporate poms into their routines.
Sunday
3:40 PM to 4:40 PM
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Onyx Hip Hop
This advanced Hip Hop class is by invite or audition only. All Onyx level classes will participate in 3 competitions throughout the season.
Sunday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
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Production
This, all ages, class will be performing the spring recital's opening number. In order to better serve all dancer's needs, we will be dividing the groups up by level. For example, Onyx, Sapphire, Opal, and Intro will meet on different Sunday's. As we get closer to recital, groups will begin dancing together to create a seamless production.
Sunday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Spring Dance

Name
Days
Location
Opal Jazz
This beginner level class is designed to help dancers learn and build off of the fundamentals of Jazz. Throughout the season, this class will work on developing proper technique in jazz, as well as stage presence and confidence. Dancers in this class will perform one dance at our Spring recital.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
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