2019/20 Regular Season

Name
Days
Location
Ballet I
Ballet I is for students ages 5 to 7 years old with limited to no experience in ballet. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Tap III/IV/V
Tap III/IV/V is for students’ ages 9+. who exhibit an intermediate/advanced knowledge and skill level in Tap and have a minimum of 3 years of tap experience.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Jazz I
Jazz Level I is for students between the ages of 5-7 with limited to no experience in this genre of dance. There is no pre-requisite for this class. Students will work on increased flexibility, turns, spotting, jumps leaps and basic transitions across the floor.
Monday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Jazz IV/V
Jazz Level IV/V is for dancers age 12+ years who have previously attended Jazz Level III or IV and have a minimum of 4 years of jazz experience and have been recommended by an instructor to advance.

Jazz is a fast-paced dance form that includes a variety of styles. Jazz can be traced back to two specific styles, African American vernacular and modern jazz. Jazz challenges the dancer to move with the rhythm while focusing on flexibility, jumps, leaps, and turns. While studying jazz, students will learn character development, musicality and continuous choreography, different styles of jazz and proper form.
Monday
5:35 PM to 6:50 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Lyrical IV/V
Lyrical IV/V is for students 12 years+ who have previously attended Lyrical III or IV and have a minimum of 4 years of lyrical experience and have been recommended by an instructor to advance.

Lyrical dance is expressive, simultaneously subtle and dynamic, focused on conveying musicality and emotion through movement. This class is a fusion of ballet and jazz dance techniques combining the many technical elements of classical ballet with the freedom and airier aspects of jazz and the often pedestrian movements of modern dance. It challenges the dancers to interpret music and use technique to express emotion. While studying lyrical, dancers will build upon their musicality and learn to become aware of facial expressions, essentially acting, to properly perform choreography. There is also a focus on connectivity of movement and connection to breath in this style.
Monday
6:55 PM to 8:10 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Adult Tap
Adult Tap is for dancers 18+. During this class, students will learn increased control, coordination, and rhythm, followed by across the floor exercises that teach dynamics, rhythmic emphasis, phrasing, and musicality, concluding with extended rhythmic phrases and choreography exercises. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Yoga
Tuesday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Shining Stars A Ballet/Tap
Shining Stars is a Ballet/Tap Combo class for ages 2-3 years. Class focuses on creative movement, coordination, following directions and the basics of ballet and tap dance.
Tuesday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Ballet III
Prerequisite: 10+ years old with two years of ballet or Ballet II with an instructors recommendation for Ballet III.

Ballet dance is a classical dance form focusing on body positions, extensions, fluidity, and musicality. Ballet is taught in various styles including Cecchetti and Russian methods. Students will be challenged to learn technical ballet vocabulary, to focus on control and sustained movements in center and to master movements at the barre.
This class is best for students in 4th grade with some experience to 6th grade with no experience.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Jazz III
Jazz Level III is for students ages 8-14 with a minimum of two years of jazz or Jazz II with an instructors recommendation to advance to level III.

Jazz is a fast-paced dance form that includes a variety of styles. Jazz can be traced back to two specific styles, African American vernacular and modern jazz. Jazz challenges the dancer to move with the rhythm while focusing on flexibility, jumps, leaps, and turns. While studying jazz, students will learn character development, musicality and continuous choreography, different styles of jazz, and proper form.
Tuesday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Adult Ballet
Tuesday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Ballet IV/V
For placement in Ballet IV/V dancers must have a minimum of 4 years of ballet experienceiod and received a recommendation from the ballet instructor.
Tuesday
6:40 PM to 7:55 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Adult Lyrical
Adult Lyrical is for dancers 18+. While studying lyrical, dancers will build upon their musicality and learn to become aware of facial expressions, essentially acting, to properly perform choreography. There is also a focus on the connectivity of movement and connection to breath in this style. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Super Stars A Ballet/Tap
Super Stars is a Ballet/Tap Combo Class for ages 4-5. The class focuses on coordination, following directions and the basics of ballet and tap dance.
Wednesday
1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Lyrical II/III
Lyrical II is for students ages 7-10 with limited to no experience in the genre of dance and a minimum of 1 year of ballet.

Lyrical III is for students’ ages 8-11 with a minimum of a level II experience. The pre-requisite for this class is Lyrical II with an instructor’s recommendation to advance, or one year of ballet (ages 8-11) and an instructor’s evaluation for level III.

Students will learn proper posture, fluidity of movement, terminology and beginner level turns, leaps, jumps and tricks.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Tumbling Tots
Introduction to Acro for dancers with little to no dance experience.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Acro I
Acrobatics level I is for dancers ages 5+ with limited to no experience. Dancers will learn proper gymnastics safety, form, increase flexibility, beginner floor tricks, jumps, leaps and how to connect tricks with dance.
Wednesday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Acro II
Acrobatics Level II is an advanced level class for student’s ages 9+ with one year or more of experience in Acrobatics and an instructor’s recommendation for level II.

Acrobatics is a gymnastics based dance class that combines choreography, tricks, jumps, and tumbling passes. Students will learn intermediate to advaced jazz and gymnastics terminology while learning to incorporate these movements into music.
Wednesday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Bellydance
Bellydance is for students 14 years and up. Students will learn movements which focus on isolating different regions of their bodies, technique and stylization. They will build a foundation in belly dance technique to include, posture, movement isolation, traveling steps, shimmies, layering and choreography.
Wednesday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Adult Jazz
Adult Jazz is for students 18+. During this class students will learn character development, musicality and continuous choreography, different jazz styles, and proper form. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Wednesday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Contemporary
Thursday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Hip Hop I/II
Prerequisite: minimum of one year of jazz with a basic understanding of musicality

Hip Hop Level I is an open class for ages 8+ with at least 1-year prior experience in dance who are new to the Hip Hop style. The class will help build a basic foundation of the movements and styles.
Thursday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Tap I/II
Tap I/II is for beginner students from ages 5 to 11 with limited to no experience in this genre of dance. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Friday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Jazz II
Jazz Level II is for students between the ages of 7-11 who have taken one year of jazz or attended Jazz I and received an instructors recommendation for level II.

Jazz is a fast-paced dance form that includes a variety of styles. Jazz can be traced back to two specific styles, African American vernacular and modern jazz. Jazz challenges the dancer to move with the rhythm while focusing on flexibility, jumps, leaps, and turns. While studying jazz, students will learn character development, musicality and continuous choreography, different styles of jazz, and proper form.
Friday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Shining Stars B Ballet/Tap
Shining Stars is a Ballet/Tap Combo class for ages 2-3 years. Class focuses on creative movement, coordination, following directions and the basics of ballet and tap dance.
Friday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Ballet II
Ballet II is for students ages 7 to 10 who have previously attended Ballet Level I or have a minimum of 1 year of ballet experience and have been recommended by an instructor to advance.
Friday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Studio A
Stafford Dance Company
Super Stars B Ballet/Tap
Super Stars is a Ballet/Tap Combo Class for ages 4-5 years. The class focuses on coordination, following directions and the basics of ballet and tap dance.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
Funky Jazz
Funky Jazz is for students from 4-8 years old. No experience required.
Saturday
10:05 AM to 11:05 AM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company
All Star Hip Hop
All Star Hip Hop is for students between the ages of 4 and 8 years with limited to no experience in hip hop. During this class, students will learn basic movements, rhythms and how to connect them through choreography. There is no pre-requisite for this class.
Saturday
11:10 AM to 12:10 PM
Studio B
Stafford Dance Company


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