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2023-2024 Season Classes

Name
Days
Location
Petite Ballet & Tap Combo Class A1
Caroline Schlenker
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

Students in this class are required to have the light blue studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital.
Ages 2.5-4

Ages 2.5 - 4
Monday
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Room 3
Main
Academy Level 1 Ballet A
Annabelle Brown
Level 1 ballet dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.
*This class will be in the first show in the year end recital
Ages 7-14

Ages 7 - 14
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy Level 1 Ballet A
Hannah Gomez
This class is full
Level 1 ballet dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.
*This class will be in the first show in the year end recital
Ages 7-14

Ages 7 - 14
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 2 Jazz/Lyrical A
Madison Quatrale
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 2 Ballet to register for this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, tan jazz shoes, the Academy color leotard, black jazz shorts, skin-colored pedinis, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital
Ages 10-14

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Ballet Technique Level 3-5
Lauren Phillips
This class is purely a technique class formatted for all Academy students in levels 3-5. We will focus on proper alignment, the fundamentals of ballet technique, combinations, and ballet terminology to increase skills in regular Academy classes. This class will not participate in recital.

Students must wear a black leotard, black ballet skirt, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and have hair neatly pulled in a bun.

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical A
Hannah Gomez
This class is full
Level 1 is an introductory class with jazz and lyrical basics with kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class Introduces dancers to the jazz genre and lyrical style of basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and battements).​ *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 1 Ballet to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and have flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun.

*This class will be in the first show in the year-end recital
Ages 7-14

Ages 7 - 14
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical A
Lauren Phillips
This class is full
Level 1 is an introductory class with jazz and lyrical basics with kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class Introduces dancers to the jazz genre and lyrical style of basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and battements).​ *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 1 Ballet to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and have flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun.

*This class will be in the first show in the year-end recital
Ages 7-14

Ages 7 - 14
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy Level 4 Ballet A
Annabelle Brown
This is a ballet/ pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students.. Level 4 students MUST take the recommended number of classes per week and have excellent attendance in all classes. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered in this class.

*Students must be registered for Pointe A class*

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet A1
Caroline Schlenker
This class is full
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink tights and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 1
Main
Tap Level 2
Madison Quatrale
Students enrolled in level 2 tap will have mastered the basic and fundamental movements of level 1. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and more complex steps will be introduced. Students at this level of Tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro 1 or 2.

Students in this class are required to wear a black leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, and black tap shoes.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3
Main
Pre-Academy Lyrical/Jazz A1
Caroline Schlenker
This class is full
As an introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. As an introductory class with an infusion of ballet basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style, technique, and artistry.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 3 Ballet/Pre-Pointe A
Lauren Phillips
These dancers are presented with a more challenging vocabulary. In this level, pre-pointe work is introduced. Technique and proper alignment should be solid and artistry is introduced. Dancers should be able to maintain their turnout and have strong ankles and feet in preparation for pre-pointe and pointe work. Steps will increase in difficulty, turns, leaps and combinations will grow in length and complexity. These dancers should be fully focused in class and fully aware of proper ballet etiquette. Dancers should highly consider enrolling in an Acro class. Attendance is critical for promotion to pointe work. *Dancers are required to be enrolled in Academy Level 3 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered for this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital
Ages 10-18

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy Level 4 Pointe Class A
Annabelle Brown
*For Level 4 dancers*
This class will focus on continue to develop strength and technique en pointe. Students will learn exercises that will help improve their skills en pointe as well as skills they can use to further themselves in ballet. This class is open to students approved by our teachers to be en pointe as well as those students who are working pre-pointe.

*Students are required to wear a leotard, ballet pink tights, and have hair neatly pulled back in a bun. Students will wear either pointe shoes (if already evaluated and approved by SDA teachers) or pink ballet flats.

*This class will not be in the recital.

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Room 4
Main
Stretch & Conditioning A
Caroline Schlenker
This class will focus on strengthening and conditional exercises that will prepare students for their regular classes. As well as conditioning, this class will focus on instructing safe techniques for stretching and allowing students to advance in their flexibility.

*This class is mandatory and open to Company members only
*This class will not be in the recital

Students are required to wear a leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, and hair neatly pulled back in a bun.

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Leaps & Turns Advanced
Madison Quatrale
This class is full
Ages 0 - 0
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 3A Pointe
Lauren Phillips
Ages 0 - 0
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 2 Ballet A
Hannah Gomez
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. 5th position is now used consistently, and turn out, when appropriate, is increased. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to the classical ballets, music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 2 Jazz/Lyrical to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 2 Ballet B
Annabelle Brown
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. 5th position is now used consistently, and turn out, when appropriate, is increased. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to the classical ballets, music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 2 Jazz/Lyrical to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 16
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro Level 3A
Katie Shuman
The next progression of acro focuses on backbend kickover, chest stand, handstand tuck and roll, handstand to backbend, forearm stand, fishflop, front walkover, back walkover, switch leg back walkover, switch leg front walkover, one-handed back walkover, one-handed front walkover, front handspring, side aerials (introduction), headstand variations, standing back handspring (with spot) some partner or group acro stunts and more.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 3 Jazz/Contemporary B
Katie Shuman
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 3 B Ballet/Pre-Pointe to be registered for this class.

Students in this class are required to wear their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 4 Ballet B
Hannah Stanford
This is a ballet/ pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students.. Level 4 students MUST take the recommended number of classes per week and have excellent attendance in all classes. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered in this class.

*Students must be registered for Pointe A class*

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 5 Ballet
Lexie Stone
This is a ballet/pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students.. Level 5 students MUST take the recommended number of classes per week and have excellent attendance in all classes. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 5 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered in this class.

*Students must be enrolled in Pointe B Class*

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 0 - 18
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Beginner/Intermediate Musical Theatre
Hannah Gomez
This class is full
Musical Theatre class will focus on learning proper dance technique while exploring the various dance styles used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will also be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions.

Students in this class will wear comfortable clothing with tan jazz shoes.

*This class will be in both shows for our end of the year recital

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 4 Pointe B
Hannah Stanford
*For Level 4 dancers*
This class will focus on continue to develop strength and technique en pointe. Students will learn exercises that will help improve their skills en pointe as well as skills they can use to further themselves in ballet. This class is open to students approved by our teachers to be en pointe as well as those students who are working pre-pointe.

*Students are required to wear a leotard, ballet pink tights, and have hair neatly pulled back in a bun. Students will wear either pointe shoes (if already evaluated and approved by SDA teachers) or pink ballet flats.

*This class will not be in the recital.

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 5 Pointe
Lexie Stone
*For Academy 5 dancers*
This class will focus on continue to develop strength and technique en pointe. Students will learn exercises that will help improve their skills en pointe as well as skills they can use to further themselves in ballet. This class is open to students approved by our teachers to be en pointe as well as those students who are working pre-pointe.

*Students are required to wear a leotard, ballet pink tights, and have hair neatly pulled back in a bun. Students will wear either pointe shoes (if already evaluated and approved by SDA teachers) or pink ballet flats.

*This class will not be in the recital.

Ages 0 - 18
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Acro Level 4
Katie Shuman
Students will learn how to execute one handed front walk-over, one handed back walk-over, side aerial, front aerial, back hand spring, round off back hand spring, back hand spring step out, press hand stands, walking on hands, spider, connections (ex: cartwheel back walk-over back hand spring step out), some partner or group acro stunts.

You must be evaluated before signing up for this class.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Stretch & Conditioning B
Annabelle Brown
This class will focus on strengthening and conditional exercises that will prepare students for their regular classes. As well as conditioning, this class will focus on instructing safe techniques for stretching and allowing students to advance in their flexibility.

*This class is mandatory and open to Company members only
*This class will not be in the recital

Students are required to wear a leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, and hair neatly pulled back in a bun.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Primary Ballet/Tumble A1
Jadyn Bradham
Your tiny dancer will learn the importance of expressing movement that initiates from the whole body as well as having fun simultaneously. Dancers will be encouraged to use their creativity as well as allow their imagination to keep growing! This class offers young children an introduction to the fundamentals of tumbling that will provide the building blocks necessary for their potential development in dance and overall fitness. By learning the benefits of flexibility, balance, strength, and body control inherent in all aspects of tumbling, your child will be better equipped to safely enjoy and excel in all of his or her future athletic endeavors.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital

Dancers will be required to wear the studio approved leotard, hair pulled neatly in a bun, and no shoes!

Ages 4.5-6

Ages 4 - 6
Wednesday
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Room 3
Main
Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical B
Annabelle Brown
This class is full
Level 1 is an introductory class with jazz and lyrical basics with kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class Introduces dancers to the jazz genre and lyrical style of basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and battements).​ *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 1 Ballet to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and have flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun.

*This class will be in the second show at the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 12
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Primary Ballet & Tap Combo Class A1
Jadyn Bradham
This class is full
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital.
Ages 4.5-6

Ages 4 - 6
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 3
Main
Tap Level 1
Madison Quatrale
Students enrolled in level 1 tap will be working on the basics and fundamental movements of tap. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and introductory steps such as shuffles, flaps, ball change, time steps, and more will be worked on and mastered throughout the year. Students at this level of Tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro 1 or 2.

Students in this class are required to wear a black leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, and black tap shoes.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 13
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Level 1 Ballet B
Annabelle Brown
This class is full
Level 1 ballet dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled Academy Level 1 Jazz/Lyrical to be enrolled in this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in the second show of the year end recital

Ages 7 - 13
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy Level 3 Pointe B
Hannah Gomez
This class is full
For Academy 3B students en pointe only. This class will not be in the recital.
Ages 0 - 0
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy Level 4 Jazz/Contemporary B
Katie Shuman
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Ballet/Pointe to be registered for this class.

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Advanced Hip Hop
Madison Quatrale
In this class students will incorporate more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music. Students are encouraged to be enrolled in acro.

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and sneakers with white soles only.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital
Ages 10-18

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet D1
Caroline Schlenker
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink tights and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 3
Main
Pre-Academy Tap D1
Caroline Schlenker
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the first show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Academy Level 3 Ballet/Pre-Pointe B
Hannah Gomez
These dancers are presented with a more challenging vocabulary. In this level, pre-pointe work is introduced. Technique and proper alignment should be solid and artistry is introduced. Dancers should be able to maintain their turnout and have strong ankles and feet in preparation for pre-pointe and pointe work. Steps will increase in difficulty, turns, leaps and combinations will grow in length and complexity. These dancers should be fully focused in class and fully aware of proper ballet etiquette. Dancers should highly consider enrolling in an Acro class. Attendance is critical for promotion to pointe work. *Dancers are required to be enrolled in Academy Level 3 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered for this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 9 - 18
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Beginner Hip Hop
Madison Quatrale
Beginner Hip Hop explores the contemporary style with introductory level technique and focuses on interpreting music and choreography. Students will work on ability to pick up stylized choreography and movements.

Students enrolled in any Pre-Academy class (ballet, jazz, tap, tumble) may not enroll in beginner hip hop UNLESS parents are allowing their dancer to be in both recitals. Please speak to and SDA representative before enrolling.*

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and white sole sneakers only.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 14
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro Level 5
Katie Shuman
Students will learn how to execute one handed front walk-over, one handed back walk-over, side aerial, front aerial, back hand spring, round off back hand spring, back hand spring step out, press hand stands, walking on hands, spider, connections (ex: cartwheel back walk-over back hand spring step out), some partner or group acro stunts.

You must be evaluated before signing up for this class.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Stretch & Conditioning C
Annabelle Brown
This class will focus on strengthening and conditional exercises that will prepare students for their regular classes. As well as conditioning, this class will focus on instructing safe techniques for stretching and allowing students to advance in their flexibility.

*This class is mandatory and open to Company members only
*This class will not be in the recital

Students are required to wear a leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, and hair neatly pulled back in a bun.

Ages 7 - 18
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Acro Level 3B
Katie Shuman
The next progression of acro focuses on backbend kickover, chest stand, handstand tuck and roll, handstand to backbend, forearm stand, fishflop, front walkover, back walkover, switch leg back walkover, switch leg front walkover, one-handed back walkover, one-handed front walkover, front handspring, side aerials (introduction), headstand variations, standing back handspring (with spot) some partner or group acro stunts and more.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 8 - 18
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Tap Level 3
Madison Quatrale
Students enrolled in level 3 tap will have mastered the basic and fundamental movements of level 1 and 2. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and more complex steps will be introduced. Students at this level of Tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro.

Students in this class are required to wear a black leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, and black tap shoes.
*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 2 Jazz/Contemporary B
Hannah Gomez
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 2 Ballet to register for this class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, tan jazz shoes, the Academy color leotard, black jazz shorts, skin-colored pedinis, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital
Ages 10-14

Ages 8 - 18
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Acro Level 2
Katie Shuman
This class will cover somersault variations, right & left cartwheels, handstand, chest stand, elbow handstand, bridge kick-over, bridge straight legs feet together, backbend from standing up, round off, backbend stand up.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

*This class will be in both shows in the recital

Ages 7 - 18
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet B2
Jadyn Bradham
This class is full
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink tights and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the second show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Thursday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy Level 5 Jazz/Contemporary
Lexie Stone
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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in acro.
*Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 5 Ballet/Pointe to be registered for this class.

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Pre-Academy Tap B2
Jadyn Bradham
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the second show of the year-end recital

Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro Level 1
Katie Shuman
Acro (acrobatics/tumbling) is centered on fundamental acrobatic technique to increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. Classes focus on proper hand placement and body alignment with emphasis on the muscles and flexibility required to perform proper technique. This Introductory level class will build acro skills and knowledge of the basics. Students will learn skills including a baby bridge, forward pike roll, pre-cartwheel, somersault, straddle and tuck jumps, and more.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 7 - 13
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Intermediate Hip Hop
Madison Quatrale
In this class students will incorporate more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music. Students are encouraged to be enrolled in acro.

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and sneakers with white soles only.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital
Ages 10-18

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Pre-Academy Jazz/Tumble B2
Jadyn Bradham
As an introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. As an introductory class with an infusion of ballet basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style, technique, and artistry.

Introductory level class that will build acro skills and knowledge of the basics. Students will learn skills including a baby bridge, forward pike roll, pre-cartwheel, somersault, straddle and tuck jumps, and more.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the second show in the year-end recital
Ages 6.5-8

Ages 6 - 8
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Advanced Musical Theatre
Lexie Stone
Musical Theatre class will focus on learning proper dance technique while exploring the various dance styles used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will also be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions.

**Students must be in level 3 or higher to attend this class**

Students in this class will wear comfortable clothing with tan jazz shoes and black character heels

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 11 - 18
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy Level 3 Jazz/Contemporary A
Hannah Gomez
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 3 A Ballet/Pre-Pointe to be registered for this class.

Students in this class are required to wear their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Ballet Technique Level 1-2
Lauren Phillips
This class is purely a technique class formatted for all Academy students in levels 1-2. We will focus on proper alignment, the fundamentals of ballet technique, combinations, and ballet terminology to increase skills in regular Academy classes. This class will not participate in recital.

Students must wear a black leotard, black ballet skirt, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and have hair neatly pulled in a bun.

Ages 7 - 13
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Academy Level 4 Jazz/Contemporary A
Katie Shuman
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. *Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Ballet/Pointe to be registered for this class.

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Stretch & Conditioning D
Madison Quatrale
This class will focus on strengthening and conditional exercises that will prepare students for their regular classes. As well as conditioning, this class will focus on instructing safe techniques for stretching and allowing students to advance in their flexibility.

*This class is mandatory and open to Company members only
*This class will not be in the recital

Students are required to wear a leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, and hair neatly pulled back in a bun.
Ages 7-18

Ages 0 - 0
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Petite/Primary Ballet & Tap C2
Jadyn Bradham
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

*This class will be in the second show of the year-end recital.
Ages 2.5-4

Ages 2.5 - 4
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Room 3
Main

Summer 2024

Name
Days
Location
Academy 1&2 Ballet
Lauren Phillips
Level 1&2 ballet dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, any colored leotard, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy Ballet 4&5
Lexie Stone
This is a ballet/ pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer.

This class is 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, any colored leotard, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.


Ages 10 - 18
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Petite Ballet/Tap
Jadyn Bradham
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration. In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 3
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet
Caroline Schlenker
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 6 - 7
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy 3 Ballet
Hannah Gomez
These dancers are presented with a more challenging vocabulary. In this level, pre-pointe work is introduced. Technique and proper alignment should be solid and artistry is introduced. Dancers should be able to maintain their turnout and have strong ankles and feet in preparation for pre-pointe and pointe work. Steps will increase in difficulty, turns, leaps and combinations will grow in length and complexity. These dancers should be fully focused in class and fully aware of proper ballet etiquette. Attendance is critical for promotion to pointe work. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, any colored leotard, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

Ages 0 - 0
Monday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Primary Ballet/Tap
Jadyn Bradham
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration. In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 5 - 6
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Academy Jazz/Lyrical 1&2
Lauren Phillips
Level 1&2 is an introductory class with jazz and lyrical basics with kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class Introduces dancers to the jazz genre and lyrical style of basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and battements.)​ Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, any colored leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun or ponytail.

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro 1&2
Caroline Schlenker
Acro (acrobatics/tumbling) is centered on fundamental acrobatic technique to increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. Classes focus on proper hand placement and body alignment with emphasis on the muscles and flexibility required to perform proper technique. This Introductory level class will build acro skills and knowledge of the basics. Students will learn skills including a baby bridge, forward pike roll, pre-cartwheel, somersault, straddle and tuck jumps, and more.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

Ages 7 - 18
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Advanced Pointe
Lexie Stone
This class will focus on continuing to develop strength and technique en pointe. Students will learn exercises that will help improve their skills en pointe as well as skills they can use to further themselves in ballet. This class is open to students approved by our teachers to be en pointe as well as those students who are working pre-pointe.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students are required to wear a leotard, ballet pink tights, and have hair neatly pulled back in a bun.

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Beginner/Int Pointe
Hannah Gomez
Beginner/Int pointe is designed for dancers who are brand new to pointe or have been on for less than a year. We will start with fundamental strength training while executing skills slowly at the barre.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students are required to wear a leotard, ballet pink tights, and have hair neatly pulled back in a bun.

Ages 10 - 18
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 1&2 Ballet
Hannah Gomez
Level 1&2 ballet dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, any colored leotard, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Academy Jazz/Contemporary 4&5
Lexie Stone
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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in acro and ballet.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, any colored leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun or ponytail.

Ages 11 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Acro 3
Katie Shuman
The next progression of acro focuses on backbend kickover, chest stand, handstand tuck and roll, handstand to backbend, forearm stand, fishflop, front walkover, back walkover, switch leg back walkover, switch leg front walkover, one-handed back walkover, one-handed front walkover, front handspring, side aerials (introduction), headstand variations, standing back handspring (with spot) some partner or group acro stunts and more.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Jazz/Lyrical 1&2
Hannah Gomez
Level 1&2 is an introductory class with jazz and lyrical basics with kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and lyrical and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class Introduces dancers to the jazz genre and lyrical style of basic technical skills (i.e. jazz walk, chaine turns, single pirouettes, jetes and battements.)​ Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, any colored leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun or ponytail.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Petite Ballet/Tap
Jadyn Bradham
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration. In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 3
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet
Caroline Schlenker
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 6 - 8
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro 4&5
Katie Shuman
Students will learn how to execute one handed front walk-over, one handed back walk-over, side aerial, front aerial, back handspring, round off back hand spring, back handspring step out, press handstands, walking on hands, spider, connections (ex: cartwheel back walk-over back handspring step out), some partner or group acro stunts.

You must be evaluated before signing up for this class.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class have the option to wear either black leggings or black dance shorts, and a black leotard. Tights are not required.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Tap 1
Madison Quatrale
Students enrolled in level 1 tap will be working on the basics and fundamental movements of tap. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and introductory steps such as shuffles, flaps, ball change, time steps, and more will be worked on and mastered throughout the year. Students at this level of tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro 1 or 2.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to wear any colored leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, and black tap shoes.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Academy Tap
Caroline Schlenker
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.


Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 6 - 8
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Primary Ballet/Tap
Jadyn Bradham
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration. In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 5 - 6
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Modern
Hannah Gomez
This class will explore the origins of modern dance and focus on technique by Martha Graham, Lester Horton, and Jose Limon.

This class is for dancers who tested into level 3b+.

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Tap 2&3
Madison Quatrale
Students enrolled in level 3 tap will have mastered the basic and fundamental movements of level 1 and 2. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and more complex steps will be introduced. Students at this level of Tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to wear any colored leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, and black tap shoes.

Ages 7 - 18
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Jazz/Contemporary 3
Hannah Gomez
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, any colored leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and flesh colored lyrical shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a bun or ponytail.

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet
Katie Shuman
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.

Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 1
Main
Leaps & Turns
Hannah Gomez
Leaps and turns is designed for levels 3a+
Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Academy Tap
Katie Shuman
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.

This class is a 6-week program starting the week of June 10th and ending the week of July 19th. We will have class the week of July 4th.


Students in this class are required to have any colored leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Fairytale Camp 1
Caroline Schlenker
$169
Join us for a magical dance camp week full of story time, arts & crafts, snacks, and classical ballet training! This program is designed for our youngest dancers who are looking to develop their basic ballet foundation while igniting their creative movement. Dancers must wear pink tights, a leotard of any color, pink ballet shoes, and hair in a neat bun.
Monday-Thursday

Ages 2.5 - 7
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Fairytale Camp 2
Caroline Schlenker
$169
Join us for a magical dance camp week full of story time, arts & crafts, snacks, and classical ballet training! This program is designed for our youngest dancers who are looking to develop their basic ballet foundation while igniting their creative movement. Dancers must wear pink tights, a leotard of any color, pink ballet shoes, and hair in a neat bun.
Monday-Thursday

Ages 2.5 - 7
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Dance 101 Camp
Lexie Stone
$129
This camp is designed for Academy Levels 1&2 who are looking for a condensed version of our summer intensive. We will dive into the basics of jazz, lyrical, ballet, improv, and musical theatre for 2 hours each day. Dancers are required to wear any colored leotard, pink tights, and bring tan jazz shoes, flesh colored pedinis, and pink ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a clean bun.

Ages 6 - 12
Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Summer Intensive 1
Lauren Phillips
$169
As a requirement for 2022/2023 company students, our Summer Intensive program includes ballet, pre-pointe, pointe, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, contemporary, musical theatre, variations, improv, and conditioning. We will focus on improving technique while exploring creative movement through different genres. This camp is open to all company students, and children 10+ with at least 4 years of recent dance training. Dancers must wear pink ballet tights, any color leotard, hair in a neat bun, and have ballet shoes, jazz shoes, and lyrical shoes. A ballet skirt is required for ballet class.

Ages 8 - 18
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Summer Intensive 2
Katie Shuman
$169
As a requirement for 2022/2023 company students, our Summer Intensive program includes ballet, pre-pointe, pointe, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, contemporary, musical theatre, variations, improv, and conditioning. We will focus on improving technique while exploring creative movement through different genres. This camp is open to all company students, and children 10+ with at least 4 years of recent dance training. Dancers must wear pink ballet tights, any color leotard, hair in a neat bun, and have ballet shoes, jazz shoes, and lyrical shoes. A ballet skirt is required for ballet class.

Ages 8 - 18
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Summer Intensive 3
Hannah Gomez
$169
As a requirement for 2022/2023 company students, our Summer Intensive program includes ballet, pre-pointe, pointe, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, contemporary, musical theatre, variations, improv, and conditioning. We will focus on improving technique while exploring creative movement through different genres. This camp is open to all company students, and children 10+ with at least 4 years of recent dance training. Dancers must wear pink ballet tights, any color leotard, hair in a neat bun, and have ballet shoes, jazz shoes, and lyrical shoes. A ballet skirt is required for ballet class.

Ages 7 - 18
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 2
Main

2024-2025 Season Classes

Name
Days
Location
Academy 1A Ballet/Jazz/Lyrical
Academy 1 dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet, jazz, and lyrical technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun for ballet. For jazz/lyrical, they will wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

Ages 6 - 18
Monday
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Petite Ballet & Tap 1A
Ballet:
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Tap:
In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5-4.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 1 of our recital)

Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 5
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet 1A
Caroline Schlenker
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

(This class will be in SHOW ONE in our recital)
Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 1
Main
Petite Jazz & Acro 1A
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class required pink tights, Academy color leotard, black studio approved jazz shorts, and tan jazz shoes.

Acro:
This class offers young children an introduction to the fundamentals of tumbling that will provide the building blocks necessary for their potential development in dance and overall fitness. By learning the benefits of flexibility, balance, strength, and body control inherent in all aspects of tumbling, your child will be better equipped to safely enjoy and excel in all of his or her future athletic endeavors.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5-4.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 1 of our recital)




Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Pre-Academy Jazz & Lyrical 1A
Caroline Schlenker
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard, black studio approved shorts, pink tights, and tan jazz shoes.


Lyrical:
In this level students will be introduced to both lyrical and ballet genres and the method in which they are combined, while understanding the performance aspects of lyrical. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet. Dancer's will be required to wear their Academy leotard, black studio approved dance shorts, pink tights, and flesh color pedinis.

(This class will be in SHOW ONE in our recital)

Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Primary Jazz & Acro 1A
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class required pink tights, Academy color leotard, black studio approved jazz shorts, and tan jazz shoes.

Acro:
This class offers young children an introduction to the fundamentals of tumbling that will provide the building blocks necessary for their potential development in dance and overall fitness. By learning the benefits of flexibility, balance, strength, and body control inherent in all aspects of tumbling, your child will be better equipped to safely enjoy and excel in all of his or her future athletic endeavors.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 5-6.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 1 of our recital)

Ages 5 - 6
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Beginner/Intermediate Musical Theatre
Hannah Gomez
Ages 8 - 18
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Academy Tap 1A
Caroline Schlenker
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

(This class will be in SHOW ONE of our recital)
Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Room 1
Main
Tap 3
Level 3 Tap will focus on precision, technique, showmanship and artistry. Dancers are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. Dancer's must wear their Academy color leotard, studio approved dance shorts, pink tights, and black lace up tap shoes.

(This class will be in both shows in the recital)

Dancer's must be evaluated for this level before enrolling.

Ages 8 - 18
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Stretch & Conditioning
For Competition Students.
Ages 5 - 18
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 1B Ballet/Jazz/Lyrical
Academy 1 dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet, jazz, and lyrical technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun for ballet. For jazz/lyrical, they will wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

Ages 6 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Acro 3
Katie Shuman
Master opposite walkovers, combinations in tumbling, chest stands, elbow stands, and partner work. Some additional skills that will be learned: switch leg back walkover, switch leg front walkover, one-handed back walkover, one-handed front walkover, front handspring, and side aerials (introduction). This class works with incorporating their skills into choreography on a weekly basis. Dancer will be required to wear their Academy leotard or a black leotard and black studio approved dance shorts. This class does not require tights or shoes.

(This class is in SHOW TWO of our recital)

Ages 8 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Advanced Hip Hop
In this class students will incorporate more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music. Students are encouraged to be enrolled in acro.

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and sneakers with white soles only.

(This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital)

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Intermediate Hip Hop
In this class students will incorporate more intricate choreography and movement with faster-paced routines and music. Students are encouraged to be enrolled in acro.

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and sneakers with white soles only.

(This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital)

Ages 8 - 18
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Modern
Hannah Gomez
Modern dance is a creative type of dance that is contemporary in form and uses abstract movements to portray ideas, feelings, and emotions. This class uses a variety of movements, such as no boundaries and the use of space to formulate a unique style. Dancer's can wear anything comfortable.

This class is technique only and will not be in the recital.

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Beginner Hip Hop
Beginner Hip Hop explores the contemporary style with introductory level technique and focuses on interpreting music and choreography. Students will work on ability to pick up stylized choreography and movements.

Students enrolled in any Pre-Academy class (ballet, jazz, tap, tumble) may not enroll in beginner hip hop UNLESS parents are allowing their dancer to be in both recitals. Please speak to and SDA representative before enrolling.*

Students can wear any comfortable clothing and white sole sneakers only.

(This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital)

Ages 6 - 18
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 5
Main
Academy 4 Contemporary
Lexie Stone
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Ballet/Pointe and jazz to be registered for this class.***

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 5 Contemporary
Katie Shuman
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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in acro.
****Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 5 Ballet/Pointe and Jazz to be registered for this class.***

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 12 - 18
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 1C Ballet/Jazz/Lyrical
Academy 1 dancers should have an introductory foundation of basic ballet, jazz, and lyrical technique and understand the beginnings of proper alignment. Ballet etiquette will be enforced and students are expected to be fully engaged and focused in class. Students will be introduced to simple combinations and additional strengthening and conditioning exercises in preparation for Level 2 classes. Dancers will begin an introductory education in classical music and ballets. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun for ballet. For jazz/lyrical, they will wear pink tights, their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

Ages 6 - 18
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Petite Ballet & Tap 2B
Ballet:
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Tap:
In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5-4.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 2 of our recital)

Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 5
Main
Pre-Academy Jazz & Lyrical 2B
Caroline Schlenker
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard, black studio approved shorts, pink tights, and tan jazz shoes.


Lyrical:
In this level students will be introduced to both lyrical and ballet genres and the method in which they are combined, while understanding the performance aspects of lyrical. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet. Dancer's will be required to wear their Academy leotard, black studio approved dance shorts, pink tights, and flesh color pedinis.

(This class will be in SHOW 2 in our recital)

Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Room 4
Main
Petite Jazz & Acro 2B
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class required pink tights, Academy color leotard, black studio approved jazz shorts, and tan jazz shoes.

Acro:
This class offers young children an introduction to the fundamentals of tumbling that will provide the building blocks necessary for their potential development in dance and overall fitness. By learning the benefits of flexibility, balance, strength, and body control inherent in all aspects of tumbling, your child will be better equipped to safely enjoy and excel in all of his or her future athletic endeavors.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 2.5-4.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 2 of our recital)




Ages 2.5 - 4.5
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet 2B
Caroline Schlenker
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

(This class will be in SHOW 2 in our recital)
Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Primary Jazz & Acro 2B
Katie Shuman
Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. This class required pink tights, Academy color leotard, black studio approved jazz shorts, and tan jazz shoes.

Acro:
This class offers young children an introduction to the fundamentals of tumbling that will provide the building blocks necessary for their potential development in dance and overall fitness. By learning the benefits of flexibility, balance, strength, and body control inherent in all aspects of tumbling, your child will be better equipped to safely enjoy and excel in all of his or her future athletic endeavors.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 5-6.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 2 of our recital)

Ages 5 - 6
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 3
Main
Advanced Musical Theatre
Lexie Stone
Musical Theatre class will focus on learning proper dance technique while exploring the various dance styles used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will also be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions.

**Students must be in Academy level 3 or higher to attend this class**

Students in this class will wear comfortable clothing with tan jazz shoes and black character heels.

(This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital)

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Pre-Academy Acro 2B
Caroline Schlenker
Introductory level class that will build acro skills and knowledge of the basics. Students will learn skills including a baby bridge, forward pike roll, pre-cartwheel, somersault, straddle and tuck jumps, and more.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

(This class will be in SHOW 2 of our recital)
Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Room 3
Main
Tap 1
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. Level 1 tap students will focus on timing, technique, and basic tap terminology while learning to master simple combinations. Students in this level are highly encouraged to also be enrolled in Level 1 ballet class. Dancer's must wear their Academy color leotard, studio approved dance shorts, pink tights, and black lace up tap shoes.

(This class will be in both shows in the recital)

Ages 6 - 18
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Choreography
Lexie Stone
This class is designed for Academy level 3A+. It will focus on learning choreography in a fast paced environment that is challenging and unique. Each week, we will work on a new combination of movement in genres such as lyrical, contemporary, jazz, and jazz funk.

Dancer's can wear anything comfortable for this class.

(This class will not participate in the year end recital)

Ages 10 - 18
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Stretch & Conditioning
For Competition Students.
Ages 5 - 18
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1
Main
Tap 2
Students enrolled in level 2 tap will have mastered the basic and fundamental movements of level 1. Artistry, expanded terminology and performance techniques will be introduced along with an emphasis on musicality, Combinations and more complex steps will be introduced.
Students at this level of Tap should also be enrolled in ballet and consider Acro 1 or 2.

Dancer's must wear their Academy color leotard, studio approved dance shorts, pink tights, and black lace up tap shoes.

(This class will be in both shows in the recital)

Ages 7 - 18
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 5
Main
Acro 4
Katie Shuman
Students will learn how to execute one handed front walk-over, one handed back walk-over, side aerial, front aerial, back hand spring, round off back hand spring, back hand spring step out, press hand stands, walking on hands, spider, connections (ex: cartwheel back walk-over back hand spring step out), some partner or group acro stunts. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard or a black leotard and black studio approved dance shorts. This class does not require tights or shoes.

(This class will be in both shows in the recital)

Ages 0 - 0
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy Level 2A Ballet/Jazz/Lyrical
Hannah Gomez
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. 5th position is now used consistently, and turn out, when appropriate, is increased. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to the classical ballets, music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

***Monday's class is Ballet and Wednesday's class in Jazz/Lyrical.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. For Jazz, they will wear pink tights, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, tan pedinis.

Ages 8 - 18
Monday Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 3A Ballet & Pre-Pointe
Hannah Gomez
These dancers are presented with a more challenging vocabulary. In this level, pre-pointe work is introduced. Technique and proper alignment should be solid and artistry is introduced. Dancers should be able to maintain their turnout and have strong ankles and feet in preparation for pre-pointe and pointe work. Steps will increase in difficulty, turns, leaps and combinations will grow in length and complexity. These dancers should be fully focused in class and fully aware of proper ballet etiquette. Dancers should highly consider enrolling in an Acro class. Attendance is critical for promotion to pointe work. ***Dancers are required to be enrolled in Academy Level 3A Jazz/Contemporary to be registered for this class.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be on Tuesday and Wednesday's and in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 9 - 18
Tuesday Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 3A Jazz/Contemporary
Hannah Gomez
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 3 A Ballet/Pre-Pointe to be registered for this class.***

Students in this class are required to wear their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be on Tuesday and Wednesday's and in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 9 - 18
Tuesday Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Advanced Jazz Technique
Katie Shuman
For Academy 4&5 only. This class will focus on jazz based leaps and turns.

This class will not participate in the recital.

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 4 Jazz
Katie Shuman
This class is a combination of contemporary 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Ballet/Pointe and jazz to be registered for this class.***

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 5 Jazz
Lexie Stone
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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in acro.
***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 5 Ballet/Pointe and Lyrical to be registered for this class.***

Students must wear pink tights, black dance shorts, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 12 - 18
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Acro 2
Caroline Schlenker
Progress with back walkovers (supported), front walkovers, elbow handstand, and chest stand. Here we learn to blend dance and acrobatics more seamlessly. This class develops strength, flexibility, and fluid transitions for routines. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard or a black leotard and black studio approved dance shorts. This class does not require tights or shoes.

(This class will be in SHOW 2 of the recital)

Ages 6 - 18
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1
Main
Acro 5
Katie Shuman
Take your acrobatics to the highest level with one-handed walkovers, tucks, layouts, and advanced lifts. Embrace your unique style as we craft innovative routines, focusing on top-tier performance techniques and skills. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard or a black leotard and black studio approved dance shorts. This class does not require tights or shoes.

(This class will be in both shows in the recital)

Ages 10 - 18
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 3B Ballet & Pre-Pointe
These dancers are presented with a more challenging vocabulary. In this level, pre-pointe work is introduced. Technique and proper alignment should be solid and artistry is introduced. Dancers should be able to maintain their turnout and have strong ankles and feet in preparation for pre-pointe and pointe work. Steps will increase in difficulty, turns, leaps and combinations will grow in length and complexity. These dancers should be fully focused in class and fully aware of proper ballet etiquette. Dancers should highly consider enrolling in an Acro class. Attendance is critical for promotion to pointe work. ***Dancers are required to be enrolled in Academy Level 3 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered for this class.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class is on Monday and Thursday's and will be in both year-end recitals.

Ages 9 - 18
Monday Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 3B Jazz/Contemporary
Hannah Gomez
Monday will be an hour of contemporary and Thursday's class will be an hour of 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 and build upon the techniques and showmanship of previous Jazz and ballet training. Students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in ballet and acro. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 3 B Ballet/Pre-Pointe to be registered for this class.***

Students in this class are required to wear their Academy color leotard, black dance shorts, pink tights, tan jazz shoes, and tan pedinis.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.

Ages 9 - 18
Monday Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 2B Ballet/Jazz/Lyrical
Level 2 students will work on developing technique, posture, vocabulary, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Turns are introduced, and steps are combined to form combinations. 5th position is now used consistently, and turn out, when appropriate, is increased. Students in this level should also be mindful that attendance is critical for further advancement. Students will continue their education with more in depth exposure to the classical ballets, music and artists. Dancers are encouraged to enroll in an Acro class.

***Tuesday's class is Ballet and Thursday's class in Jazz/Lyrical.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard, pink ballet shoes, a ballet skirt, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. For Jazz, they will wear pink tights, Academy color leotard, tan jazz shoes, tan pedinis.

Ages 8 - 18
Tuesday Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 4
Main
Academy 4 Ballet & Pointe
Hannah Gomez
This is a ballet/ pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students.. Level 4 students MUST take the recommended number of classes per week and have excellent attendance in all classes. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 4 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered in this class.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, pink pointe shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 10 - 18
Tuesday Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Academy 5 Ballet & Pointe
Hannah Stanford
This is a ballet/pointe class and is offered ONLY to students who were given permission by the instructor. Dancers in this level are experienced pointe dancers and advanced ballet students.. Level 5 students MUST take the recommended number of classes per week and have excellent attendance in all classes. Steps will increase in difficulty and combinations will further grow in length and complexity. Technique and artistry is refined in this level of ballet at Stone Dance Academy. The curriculum moves quickly and these classes are meant for the focused and dedicated ballet dancer. ***Students must be enrolled in Academy Level 5 Jazz/Contemporary to be registered in this class.***

Students in this class will be required to wear pink tights, ballet shoes, the Academy color leotard and skirt, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun.

*This class will be in both shows in the year-end recital.*

Ages 12 - 18
Tuesday Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Professional Ballet Program
Lexie Stone
Stone Dance Academy is so pleased to announce that we are going to be offering a pre-professional ballet program for those students who are serious about dancing into college or going professional. This program will begin in August and will consist of 3 days of weekly training in classical ballet from 12pm-3pm. The program is designed for students entering level 3b+ so if your dancer is interested and tests into that level, they could qualify to enroll in our program.

Uniform TBD**

Ages 10 - 18
Monday Wednesday Thursday
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Room 2
Main
Primary Ballet & Tap 1C
Ballet:
Introduce your little dancer to the beautiful art of ballet! This class will enhance your child's coordination, balance and flexibility with the teaching of basic ballet positions, steps, and terminology through standing barre work and simple center floor exercises. Your child will also enjoy simple and fun exercises in creative movement and music exploration.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Tap:
In this class we will skip, gallop and leap... wiggle and giggle. The dancers will be exposed to basic tap dance, which is a wonderful activity to nurture a sense of rhythm and timing. We introduce and teach basic ballet positions and movements. A portion of this class also allows the dancers to be able to freely experience their own moving body and find joy in dancing. This dance class is a wonderful introduction for the young student to a basic classroom structure in a fun and nurturing environment.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Ages 5-6.5
*Dancer's must be fully potty trained to be enrolled at SDA.*
(This class is in SHOW 1 of our recital)

Ages 5 - 6
Friday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Room 2
Main
Pre-Academy Ballet/Tap/Jazz 2D
Katie Shuman
Ballet:
As the Pre-Academy Ballet level classes progress, the dancers will be exposed to correct body alignment, posture and be introduced to correct classical ballet technique and beginning basic terminology. We will help the children develop coordination, balance, flexibility, and musicality in a traditional ballet class format. Classroom focus will be on appropriate etiquette, respect for others, and self-confidence
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Tap:
In this class, students will be learning the fundamentals of tap technique as well as building on their sense of rhythm and their confidence. Our tappers love dancing to popular, age-appropriate music and get LOUD! Dancers are encouraged to enroll in Pre-Academy Ballet.
Students in this class are required to have the studio approved leotard, pink tights, black Mary Jane tap shoes, and hair pulled neatly in a bun. We do not allow skirts in this class.

Jazz:
An introductory class with jazz basics to fun and kid-friendly music. Dancers will learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that fuse together style and technique. Dancer’s will be required to wear their Academy leotard, black studio approved shorts, pink tights, and tan jazz shoes.

(This class will be in SHOW 2 in our recital)
Ages 6-7.5

Ages 6 - 8
Saturday
9:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Room 4
Main