2020-2021

Name
Days
Location
Dazzlers Level 3 5th-6th Grade
Ages: 5th-6th Graders. Our Dazzlers class continues MDA’s scope and sequence training building on a student’s dance fundamentals while achieving mastery in specific skill sets. As with our other performance lines, our Dazzlers class is a progressive curriculum with increased focus on technical training. Stretch, strength and technique is included in each class. Introduction of intermediate level leaps, kicks and turns is studied and across the floor combinations of varying difficulty is practiced. At this level, dancers are introduced the dance style of lyrical. Great relationships, laughter, and fun are hallmarks of this class year in and out.

Dazzlers perform in 1-2 annual performances plus two dances at one competition at the recreational level. No try-outs required.
Monday
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 1
Main
Gems Level 1 K-1st Grade
Ages: Kindergarten-1st Grade. This is our youngest class for our performance line students. These dancers receive in-depth training in tap, ballet and jazz. In tap, our Gems work on tap skills and rhythmic exercises to advance their knowledge of tap terminology while gaining a sense of rhythm & timing and discovering isolation. Barre, center and across the floor exercises help increase speed, style and clarity in their sounds. In jazz, dancers warm up at center floor and progress in the stylistic movements of jazz with across the floor combinations. Along with rhythm, musicality and presentation dancers gain awareness of correct body placement, technique and flexibility. Ballet is the foundation for all other disciplines of dance. In ballet, students learn control, strength, poise, coordination, flexibility, expression, technique, terminology, and grace. Ballet is not only for the body; it also exercises the mind. Our performance lines are the perfect introduction into the discipline of ballet in a more structured setting.

Gems perform in 1-2 annual performances plus two dances at one competition at the recreational level. No try-outs required.
Monday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 1
Main
Stars Level 4 Tap/Lyrical 7th Grade & Up
Ages: 7th Grade and Up.

This class is a great option for kids who love dance and want the opportunity for additional performance opportunities. It is also a great fit for school dance team dancers. Students in our Stars class expand on the foundations of tap, ballet, jazz, and lyrical working towards mastery of more advanced skills. These dancers continue adding new terms to their dance vocabulary and see an increased emphasis on the concepts of power, improvisation and understanding of controlled stylistic movement. Weight transfers, posture, body alignment and other key concepts and skills are discussed and practiced. This performance line is great for teenagers that love to dance in a safe, encouraging environment with a more limited time commitment.

Stars perform in 1-2 annual performances plus 2-3 dances at two competition at the recreational level. No try-outs required.
M 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
Studio 3
Main
Broadway Babies I Tuesday 3-4 Year Olds
For 3 year olds. This is a fun and interactive class where children learn the basic steps and positions of tap, ballet and creative movement. This class enhances memory, listening and sequencing skills. Through the enjoyment of class, the students improve balance and coordination as they express themselves physically. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during the season.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 3
Main
Twinkle Toes I Tuesday 4-5 Year Olds
Ages: 4 Year Olds. MDA student’s tap sounds become more distinct and they begin demonstrating knowledge of ballet positions/terms while introducing more challenging coordination skills. This class is fun focused in a structured environment. Lively music and interactive activities keep dancers engaged as they move towards mystery of fundamental skills. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4
Main
Stars Level 4 Ballet Tech/Jazz 7th Grade & Up
Ages: 7th Grade and Up.

This class is a great option for kids who love dance and want the opportunity for additional performance opportunities. It is also a great fit for school dance team dancers. Students in our Stars class expand on the foundations of tap, ballet, jazz, and lyrical working towards mastery of more advanced skills. These dancers continue adding new terms to their dance vocabulary and see an increased emphasis on the concepts of power, improvisation and understanding of controlled stylistic movement. Weight transfers, posture, body alignment and other key concepts and skills are discussed and practiced. This performance line is great for teenagers that love to dance in a safe, encouraging environment with a more limited time commitment.

Stars perform in 1-2 annual performances plus 2-3 dances at two competition at the recreational level. No try-outs required.
Tu 6:15 PM-7:45 PM
Studio 3
Main
Rising Stars I Tuesday 5 Year Olds-1st Grade
Ages: 5 Years Old/Kindergarten. In this class, dancers continue expanding their tap skills while putting together sounds in more advanced combinations. Basic jazz technique is introduced through across the floor movements & fun jazz combinations, and students achieve more focused ballet training. Students gain understanding of technique at both the barre and center floor. This class utilizes interactive equipment to introduce and work on skills of increasing difficulty. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 2
Main
Lightning Hip Hop 2nd-5th Grade Boys and Girls
Ages: 3rd-5th Grade. MTV and street style jazz taught in a laid back setting. Come learn the latest moves in hip-hop! All you need for this class is energy! Dancers perform one dance in the Spring Recital, and may be offered additional performance opportunities, if available. Students enrolled in a combination class receive a discount on this class. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 3
Main
Storm Hip Hop 6th Grade and Up Boys and Girls
Ages: 6th grade and up. MTV and street style jazz taught in a laid back setting. Come learn the latest moves in hip-hop! All you need for this class is energy! This high energy class will take Hip Hop to the next level as they learn more moves and finesse their style. Dancers will perform one dance in the Spring Recital, and may be offered additional performance opportunities, if available. Students enrolled in a combination class receive a discount on this class. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 3
Main
Twinkle Toes II Wednesday 4-5 Year Olds
Ages: 4 Year Olds. MDA student’s tap sounds become more distinct and they begin demonstrating knowledge of ballet positions/terms while introducing more challenging coordination skills. This class is fun focused in a structured environment. Lively music and interactive activities keep dancers engaged as they move towards mystery of fundamental skills. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 4
Main
Starlettes I Wednesday 1st Grade
Age: 1st Graders. In this high energy class, dancers work on more advanced rhythmic exercises and tap skills that build confidence through their mastery of advanced combinations. Dancers continue improving their flexibility and strength through additional emphasis on technique. Kicks, jumps, and basic turns keep students engaged as they see and feel their skills come to life. This class continues building on a student’s ballet knowledge and technique through barre and center floor training, along with traveling combinations across the floor. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 3
Main
Shining Stars I Wednesday 3rd-5th Grade
Ages: 3-5th Graders. In this class, we continue to build on the foundations of tap, ballet, and jazz while giving dancers an expanded opportunity to explore the artistry of dance. There is an emphasis on musicality and presentation. Dancers are pushed in the areas of strength, coordination, and flexibility. This is faster paced class that provides dancers the technical training necessary to push them as a dancer in an energetic, fun, and supportive environment. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 3
Main
Shooting Stars II Wednesday 1st/2nd Grade
Ages: 2nd Graders. In this class, the pace of instruction is increased allowing dancers additional time to build on skills already learned while introducing new skills of increasing difficulty in all disciplines. Rhythm, tempo, and musicality is emphasized along with more difficult combinations and dance patterns. Stretching and strength skills are practiced to increase flexibility. Skill work in kicks, jumps, and turns is part of the core curriculum. As with prior classes, students continue their ballet training as ballet is the foundation for all dance training. Providing the foundation needed should a dancer wish to move to a more advanced level of training. This class will challenge a dancer in a fun, healthy, structured learning environment. Dancers will perform in 1-2 performances during their season.
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 4
Main
Sparkles Level 2 2nd-4th Grade
Ages: 2nd-4th Grade. Our Sparkles performance line classes build on the curriculum of our Gems with increased class time. The increased class time allows our instructors to spend additional time introducing and focusing on age appropriate skills. Every form of dance has leaps, kicks and/or turns and this class increases the time spent refining such skills. Students train in technique both at the barre and center floor, and have an increased opportunity to practice across the floor skills. Combinations with more difficulty rhythms and weight transitions are presented and practiced while encouraging artistic exploration.

Sparkles perform in 1-2 annual performances plus two dances at one competition at the recreational level. No try-outs required.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 3
Main
Tiny Tots Fall Session II - 18 months - 2yrs old
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 3
Main
Tiny Tots Spring Session - 18 months - 2yrs old
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 3
Main
Tiny Tots Winter Session - 18 months - 2yrs old
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 3
Main
Twinkling Stars Fall Session II - 3-6 yrs old
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 3
Main
Twinkling Stars Spring Session - 3-6 yrs old
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 3
Main
Twinkling Stars Winter Session - 3-6 yrs old
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 3
Main
ADE Workshop - Juniors/Junior Intensives
Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Main


Powered by: DanceStudio-Pro.com