Summer Camps 2021

Name
Days
Location
Mommy & Me: Summer Mini-Session
This parent interactive class introduces the tiniest of dancers to basic dance foundations... rhythm, stretching, counting, moving to the music and more.  Parents will participate in teaching their dancer while also making special memories to last a lifetime!
SUMMER MINI-SESSION consists of 5 classes for $60. Class will meet on the following days:
June 16, 23 and 30.
July 7 and 14.
Wednesday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Magical Dance Adventure
Fairies & Mermaids & Unicorns, OH MY! Unleash your inner unicorn and join us for a MAGICAL dance adventure filled with FIN-tastic music, sparkling choreography & whimsical games. Your dancer will walk out of the door with a daily dose of magic and a fun dance accessory to keep! Campers will be grouped by age and skill and capacities are limited.

DAY 1: Unicorn Sparkles
DAY 2: Mer-Magical Mermaids
DAY 3: Whimsical Fairy Frolic

Due to limited capacities, a $25 nonrefundable deposit is due upon registration to hold your spot in the camp. The remaining balance will be due in full prior to the first day of camp.
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
MDM Studios
Mechanix 2021: Dance Olympics
Join TEAM MDM as we GO FOR THE GOLD during this unique camp designed to strengthen your determination, intensify your effort, and stretch your attitude! Dancers will not only train physically with Acro, Strength & Stretch, conditioning and PBT, but will also flex their mental muscles as they participate in team building and growth mindset exercises. You won't want to miss this opportunity to be challenged, both physically and mentally during three days of FUN training!

*Cost includes daily motivational crafts & a themed t-shirt.
Dancers will be grouped based on age and skill.

Due to limited capacities, a non-refundable deposit of $50 is due to reserve your enrollment in this camp. The remaining camp fee will be due on the first day of class.
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
MDM Studios
Princess Parade (Ages 3 - 5)
HEAR YE, HEAR YE!
SUMMER is officially here and it's time to celebrate with a Princess Parade!

All 3 - 5 year old aspiring princesses are cordially invited to a royal dance celebration commencing June 22nd. Each day, dancers will meet a one or two Disney Princesses, watch a movie clip or read their stories, learn a short dance choreographed to the movie theme song, and finish with the royal Princess Parade and Dance Party!

To prepare for the daily Princess Parade, dances will get a new princess accessory to add to their royal wardrobe daily and will get to take them home at the end of the camp. Dancers are welcome to come dressed in regular dance clothes or in any kind of princess attire!
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Princess Parade (Ages 6-7)
HEAR YE, HEAR YE!
SUMMER is officially here and it's time to celebrate with a Princess Parade!

All 6 - 7 year old aspiring princesses are cordially invited to a royal dance celebration commencing June 22nd. Each day, dancers will meet a one or two Disney Princesses, watch a movie clip or read their stories, learn a short dance choreographed to the movie theme song, and finish with the royal Princess Parade and Dance Party!

To prepare for the daily Princess Parade, dances will get a new princess accessory to add to their royal wardrobe daily and will get to take them home at the end of the camp. Dancers are welcome to come dressed in regular dance clothes or in any kind of princess attire!
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
DJ's Pick (Ages 6-8)
Does your child love singing and dancing to JoJo Siwa, The Descendants soundtrack or Tik Tok chart toppers? If so, our DJ's Pick camp is sure to be a summer HIT! During this high energy three-day camp, dancers will get in touch with their inner villain while moving to the sounds of the Descendants, BOP to the beats of JoJo's greatest hits, and show off their Tik Tok skills while dancing to popular Tik Tok tunes. You won't want to miss this CHART TOPPING dance camp!   

DAY 1: JoJo's Beats & Bows
DAY 2: Descendants Dance Party
DAY 3: Tik Tok Tastic Tunes

Due to capacity limits a $25 non-refundable deposit is due at registration to confirm your spot in the camp. The remaining camp fee will be due prior to the first day of camp.
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:45 AM to 12:15 PM
MDM Studios
The Big Time: Your Name in Lights (Ages 6 - 12)
Get ready to raise the curtain on your imagination and create a fun variety show on stage with your dance friends! In this most sensational jazz and musical theater camp, dancers will produce and star in their own big time show! From naming the show and designing the set to choosing the acts and creating choreography, you’ll play a starring role in every aspect of this production. And, you'll shine like the star you are when you see your name in lights on opening night!
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
DJ's Pick (Ages 9 - 12)
Does your child love singing and dancing to JoJo Siwa, The Descendants soundtrack or Tik Tok chart toppers? If so, our DJ's Pick dance camp is sure to be a summer HIT! During this high energy three-day camp, dancers will get in touch with their inner villain while moving to the sounds of the Descendants, BOP to the beats of JoJo's greatest hits, and show off their Tik Tok skills while dancing to popular Tik Tok tunes. You won't want to miss this CHART TOPPING dance camp!

DAY 1: JoJo's Beats & Bows
DAY 2: Descendants Dance Party
DAY 3: Tik Tok Tastic Tunes

Due to capacity limits a $25 non-refundable deposit is due at registration to confirm your spot in the camp. The remaining camp fee will be due prior to the first day of camp.
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
MDM Studios
Barbie's Dream Day of Dance - JULY session
I'm a BARBIE Girl... you can watch me TWIRL!

Join us for a fun day of dance as we bring America's favorite doll to life! Based on the story, Barbie and the Pink Shoes, dancers will go on a magical adventure with Barbie, a ballerina with big dreams!  

Inspired by the movie, dancers will spend a fun day dancing and learning about a few famous ballets and crafting their very own tutu and accessories to be worn for a finale Runway Show! As Barbie says, "listen to the beat of your heart and keep on dancing!"

Dancers will be grouped based on age and skill.
Friday
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Barbie's Dream Day of Dance - JUNE session
I'm a BARBIE Girl... you can watch me TWIRL!

Join us for a fun day of dance as we bring America's favorite doll to life! Based on the story, Barbie and the Pink Shoes, dancers will go on a magical adventure with Barbie, a ballerina with big dreams!  

Inspired by the movie, dancers will spend a fun day dancing and learning about a few famous ballets and crafting their very own tutu and accessories to be worn for a finale Runway Show! As Barbie says, "listen to the beat of your heart and keep on dancing!"

Dancers will be grouped based on age and skill.
Friday
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Fancy Dancy Tea Party - July 16th
Oh la la! Piroutte (that’s fancy for spin!) your way into the world of Fancy Nancy as she tries ballet for the first time in her quest for a role in the Mermaid Ballet.

Dress up in your fanciest outfit and enjoy a delicious (that’s fancy for yummy!) tea party, complete with pearls, story time, snacks, and a Fancy Dancy runway show! It's sure to be a delightful (that's fancy really great!) morning filled with dance, treats, fashion & fun!

Cost includes tea party snacks & take home treats.
Friday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
MDM Studios
Fancy Dancy Tea Party - June 18th
Oh la la! Piroutte (that’s fancy for spin!) your way into the world of Fancy Nancy as she tries ballet for the first time in her quest for a role in the Mermaid Ballet.

Dress up in your fanciest outfit and enjoy a delicious (that’s fancy for yummy!) tea party, complete with pearls, story time, snacks, and a Fancy Dancy runway show! It's sure to be a delightful (that's fancy really great!) morning filled with dance, treats, fashion & fun!

Cost includes tea party snacks & take home treats.
Friday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
MDM Studios
Broadway Bound
Does your dancer have dreams of seeing their name in lights or just love to sing and dance to Broadway show tunes? If so, this music theatre camp is the perfect way to spend some hot summer days!

Each day, dancers will learn the storylines of some of the most fun and famous kid-friendly musicals such as Wicked, Suessical the Musical, Mary Poppins, Shrek the Musical and more! After learning the storyline, dancers will learn a fun music theatre combo set to one of the songs featured in the musical. It's sure to be a SHOW STOPPER!

Dancers will be grouped based on age and skill
Wednesday Thursday Friday
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
MDM Studios

Summer 2021 (Ages 6+)

Name
Days
Location
ADVANCED: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI/JUNIOR: Acro 3
WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Ballet 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Pointe 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
MINI/JUNIOR: Hip Hop 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
MINI: Tap 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Classical Ballet Variations
NEW CLASS OFFERING!
In order to take this class, you must also take Pointe 2 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm.
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Hip Hop 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
MINI/JUNIOR: Tap 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Jazz 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Tap 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique™ (Ad. Ballet 3)
PREREQUISITE: Advanced Ballet 3 or higher
Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Tap 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Hip Hop 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Hip Hop 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Pointe 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Hip Hop 1.5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
MINI/JUNIOR: Acro 1
WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Tap 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Partnering
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique™ (Adv. 1-4)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 1 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
TEEN: Acro 1 & 2
WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Hip Hop 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
INTRO to Hip Hop
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
MINI: Ballet 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique™ (Adv. 3 and/or 4)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 3 OR 4 IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY


Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Jazz 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 3/4 (RBI)
This class is the equivalent of the former RBI "Beginning Advanced I and II". It is taught by Miss Sharon and is recommended for all RBI students who are accustomed to taking her Tuesday/Thursday 4:30 class.
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
MINI: Jazz 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Music Theatre 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Jazz 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Music Theatre 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Jazz 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Ballet 4 / Adult Ballet 1 (RBI)
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Open to Adults and any dancer who would like to take class with Miss Sharon Rogers (must be at least Junior Ballet 4 or higher).
Tuesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Music Theatre 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Jazz 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Tap 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Tap 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Leaps & Turns 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 1
Contemporary dance is a style that combines elements of several dance genres including Modern, Jazz, Lyrical and Classical Ballet. Dancers will train in across the floor drills as well as learn transitions through Contemporary combinations. This is a great foundational class for advancing dancers!
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique™ (RBI)
TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS, YOU MUST BE AN RBI STUDENT WHO HAS TAKEN CLASS WITH MISS SHARON IN THE PAST.

NEW CLASS OFFERING!
Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Leaps & Turns 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Lyrical 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Pointe 2/3 (RBI)
PREREQUISITE: Student must be enrolled in Advanced Ballet 2, 3, or 4 and must be skilled for Pointe Level 2 or 3. Additional students may be admitted upon request. Please email the office with questions.
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Lyrical 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 4 & 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Ankle Strength & Stretch
The class will focus on strengthening and stretching the ankle and lower legs in movements specific for dance. Students will will learn how to isolate smaller muscles for more efficient dancing.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Jazz 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
JUNIOR: Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 6
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique™ (JR 4 / Adv. 1 Prereq)
TO ENROLL IN THIS SECTION OF PBT, YOU MUST ALSO BE ENROLLED IN JUNIOR BALLET 4 AND/OR ADVANCED BALLET 1 (or higher).

1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Wednesday
6:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Jazz 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Music Theatre 4
Technique Only
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
TEEN: Jazz 3/4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
ADVANCED: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
INTRO to Acro/MINI Acro 1
WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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TEEN: Tap 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
MULTI-SKILL CLASS:
This class will be varied in instruction for both Teen Level 1 and Level 2 Tap students until the size of the class warrants a split. The instructor will vary the instruction to challenge all students at their appropriate level.
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Leaps & Turns 6
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Teen Ballet 3/4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Lyrical 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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TEEN: Hip Hop 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
MULTI-SKILL CLASS:
This class will be varied in instruction for both Teen Level 1 and Level 2 Hip Hop students until the size of the class warrants a split. The instructor will vary the instruction to challenge all students at their appropriate level.
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Prepointe
TECHNIQUE AND INVITE ONLY CLASS.
Wednesday
8:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADVANCED: Jazz 2/3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADVANCED: Ballet 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Progressing Ballet Technique™ (Adv. 1 Prereq.)
TO REGISTER IN THIS SECTION OF PBT, YOU MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 1 OR HIGHER.

1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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JUNIOR: Tap 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Pointe 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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ADVANCED: Ballet 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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FREE Boys Hip Hop
Thursday
5:15 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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JUNIOR: Hip Hop 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Contemporary 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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JUNIOR: Ballet 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADULT: Ballet 2 / Junior Ballet 4 (RBI)
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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JUNIOR: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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ADVANCED: Hip Hop 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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JUNIOR: Jazz 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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JUNIOR: Tap 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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ADVANCED: Ballet 2/TEEN: Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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ADVANCED: Hip Hop 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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ADVANCED: Jazz 4 (15+)
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Music Theatre 1
WHAT IS MUSIC THEATRE?
Musical theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Relying heavily on a knowledge of ballet, tap, and jazz, musical theater dancers are, first and foremost, actors and place a high focus on musical interpretation.

Do you love to belt out Broadway hits? Are you interested in getting into local theatre productions? This would be a great class to expand broaden your knowledge and prep you for the fun that comes with Music Theatre dancing!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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TEEN: Jazz 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADVANCED: Tap 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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JUNIOR: Jazz 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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TEEN: Ballet 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADVANCED: Ballet 3/4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
8:15 PM to 9:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Prepointe
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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ADVANCED: Ballet 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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ADVANCED: Ballet 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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ADVANCED: Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Contemporary 5/6
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Progressing Ballet Technique (Ad. 3/4)
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this section of PBT, the dancer must be enrolled in Advanced Ballet 3 or 4.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Progressing Ballet Technique (JR. 4, Ad. 1/2)
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this section of PBT, the dancer must be enrolled in Junior Ballet 4 or Advanced Ballet 1 or 2.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Strength & Stretch
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
11:15 AM to 11:45 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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TINY DANCERS: Summer 2021 (Ages 2 - 5)

Name
Days
Location
Taps & Twirls 1
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Kinder-Kidz: Acro/Jazz/Hip (Age 5/6)
We invite your dancer to say goodbye to pre-school and hello to Kinder-Kidz! This specially designed program is for dancers who are kindergarten age with some dance experience.
Kinder-Kidz: Acro/Hip/Jazz will work with children to increase flexibility, learn isolations, beginning Acro progressions, introductory jazz progressions, and encourage self expression through dance. A great class for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a fun and nurturing environment!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Tiny Tumblers
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap (Ages 5/6)
We invite your dancer to say goodbye to pre-school and hello to Kinder-Kidz! This specially designed program is for dancers who are kindergarten age with some dance experience.This Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. Great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Taps & Twirls 1 (Ages 3/4)
Taps & Twirls 1 is geared towards Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 and alternates weekly between ballet and tap technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Kinder-Kidz: Acro/Hip/Jazz (Age 5/6)
We invite your dancer to say goodbye to pre-school and hello to Kinder-Kidz! This specially designed program is for dancers who are kindergarten age with some dance experience.
Kinder-Kidz: Acro/Hip/Jazz will work with children to increase flexibility, learn isolations, beginning Acro progressions, introductory jazz progressions, and encourage self expression through dance.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap (Age 5/6)
We invite your dancer to say goodbye to pre-school and hello to Kinder-Kidz! This specially designed program is for dancers who are kindergarten age with some dance experience.This Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. Great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Taps & Twirls 2 (Age 4/5)
Taps & Twirls 2 is geared towards Tiny Dancers aged 4-5 and alternates weekly between ballet and tap technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Wee-Move
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap (Age 5/6)
We invite your dancer to say goodbye to pre-school and hello to Kinder-Kidz! This specially designed program is for dancers who are kindergarten age with some dance experience.This Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. Great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment!

TECHNIQUE ONLY
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Taps & Twirls 1 & 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Friday
9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Fall 2021 (Ages 6+)

Name
Days
Location
Intro to Hip Hop
Intro to Hip Hop is a fun introductory class for any dancer between the ages of 7 and 12 with little to no previous dance experience. This fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of hip hop to brand new students. With a strong emphasis on isolations, rhythm and timing and FUNK, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our leveled hip hop programming. We would love to have your new dancer get started with this super FUN & FUNKY introductory class!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Mini Tap 1
Mini Tap 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Kinder-Kidz programs or who are looking to begin beginner level tap training! With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz left off and will quickly get brand new dancers "up to speed"! Dancers will use our progressive tap curriculum, which includes the use of individual progress sheets, to continue learning the core components of tap, all in a fun and age appropriate environment! Tap dance is a critical part of dance training as it solidifies musicality and an ability to keep time... plus our tiny tappers LOVE to hear the sounds of their own feet tapping to the beat of our fun and modern music selections!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Mini/Junior: ACRO 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the Holiday Showcase.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Progressing Ballet Technique (Advanced 1/Teen 3/4)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 1 or TEEN BALLET 3 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Progressing Ballet Technique (Advanced 4/5)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 4 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Advanced Ballet 1
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Advanced Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the end of semester recital.
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Advanced Ballet 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Junior Jazz 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Mini Hip Hop 1
Mini Hip Hop 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Kinder-Kidz programs or who are looking to begin introductory Hip Hop training! With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz left off and will quickly get brand new dancers "up to speed"! Dancers will use our progressive Hip Hop curriculum, which includes the use of individual progress sheets, to continue learning the core components of Hip Hop, all in a fun and age appropriate environment! No need to worry about inappropriate lyrics in this class... we've got a library of fun and funky hip hop songs that keep kids dancing to age appropriate music! Get ready to GET YOUR FUNK ON with this super fun and sassy class!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Junior Tap 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Mini Ballet 2
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Teen Ballet 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Advanced Tap 1
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Contemporary 6
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 4 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose dancers to this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!

TECHNIQUE ONLY - This class will not participate in the end of season show
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Junior Hip Hop 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Mini Jazz 2
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Pointe 3
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Advanced Acro
TECHNIQUE ONLY
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Advanced Hip Hop 1
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Classical Variations
*NOTE: This is an invitation only class. Dancer must be invited to attend and be in Pointe 3.
TECHNIQUE ONLY - This class will not participate in the end of season show
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Intro to Ballet
Intro to Ballet is a foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 7 and 12 with little to no previous dance experience. Taught by studio owner, Jana Owen, this fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of ballet to brand new students. With a strong emphasis on proper technique and terminology, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our leveled ballet classes. Miss Jana is known for her ability to merge classical ballet with modern music, making her ballet classes very popular among students! We would love to have your new dancer get started with this introductory class!
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Teen Ballet 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Teen Tap 1/2
It's NEVER to late to start dance training! Our studio owner, Jana Owen, was one of those “late-to-start” dancers and is committed to providing programming to encourage Tweens and Teens to begin dance training at any age!

Teen Tap 1/2 is a foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 11 and 18 with little to no previous tap experience. This fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of tap to new students and students who are newer to dance training. With a strong emphasis on proper technique and terminology, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our upper level Teen tap classes quickly.

This class is a GREAT class for Music Theatre students who are interested in learning basic dance skills for auditions and Music Theatre roles as well.

*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Advanced Tap 4
This class will be taught remotely by Courtney Runft.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Classical Partnering (Invite Only)
NOTE: This class is an invitation only class and dancer must also be placed in Advanced Ballet 5.
TECHNIQUE ONLY - This class will not participate in the end of season show
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Teen Ballet 1
It's NEVER to late to start dance training! Our studio owner, Jana Owen, was one of those "late-to-start" dancers and is committed to providing programming to encourage Tweens and Teens to begin dance training at any age! Teen Ballet 1 is a foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 11 and 18 with little to no previous dance experience. Taught by studio owner, Jana Owen, this fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of ballet to brand new students. With a strong emphasis on proper technique and terminology, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our leveled Teen ballet classes. Miss Jana is known for her ability to merge classical ballet with modern music, making her ballet classes very popular among students! We would love to have your new dancer get started with this introductory class!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Teen Hip Hop 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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TEEN: Acro
WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!
Monday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Teen Prepointe
This is an invitation only class that will transition teen dancers to dancing en pointe over the course of a year or more. To enroll in this class, students must also be enrolled in the co-requisite class, Teen Ballet 4 on Mondays, PLUS 1 additional ballet class.

TECHNIQUE ONLY - This class will not participate in the end of season show
Monday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Advanced Ballet 4/5 (RBI)
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Student must be approved to take a class with Miss Sharon and must be placed in Advanced Ballet 4 or 5 in order to register to take this class.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
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Junior Jazz 3
This class will perform in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the 3rd week in December.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Leaps & Turns 3
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 1 in order to enroll in this class.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Mini Jazz 3
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Mini/Junior: ACRO 2
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Advanced Jazz 1
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Junior Ballet 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Junior Jazz 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Mini Ballet 3
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
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Teen Jazz 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
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Advanced Jazz 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
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Contemporary 1
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this class, students must be placed in Mini or Junior Ballet 3 or higher.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the Holiday Showcase.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Pointe 2/3 (RBI)
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Music Theatre 3
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 3 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Music Theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Teen Music Theatre is a jazz-based class filled with Broadway style dancing and music. This class emphasizes learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and facial expressions.
HIGHLY ENCOURAGED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!

TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 2
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Junior Jazz 4 or higher to enroll in this class.

Is your dancer wanting to expand their jazz dance ability? Then this is your class! Teen Leaps & Turns is an extension of our jazz curriculum and will focus on drills, flexibility and conditioning to increase balance and effectiveness in wide variety of both leaps and turns.

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 1+/Adult Ballet 1(RBI)
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 1
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this class, student must be placed in Mini or Junior Jazz level 3 or higher.

Is your dancer wanting to expand their jazz dance ability? Then this is your class! Leaps & Turns is an extension of our advanced jazz curriculum and will focus on drills, flexibility and conditioning to increase balance and effectiveness in wide variety of both leaps and turns.

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Lyrical 2
PREREQUISITE: Dancers must be placed in Advanced Jazz 1 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Take your ballet and jazz training to the next level! Lyrical is a combination focused class that incorporates both ballet and jazz technique into lyrical style. Your dancer will work on growing traditional lyrical transitions and musicality through this fun and emotive class experience. Lyrical classes are always a favorite among dancers and a great way to advance your movement and emotional dance quality! Strongly recommended for all Company dancers!

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the end of season recital.
Tuesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Jazz 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 4
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 2 to enroll in this class.

TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini/Junior: Music Theatre
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this class, students must be placed in Mini or Junior Jazz level 3 or higher.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the Holiday Showcase or Spring Recital.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Leaps & Turns
PREREQUISITE: Dancers must be placed in Teen Jazz 3 or 4 to enroll in this class.

Is your dancer wanting to expand their jazz dance ability? Then this is your class! Teen Leaps & Turns is an extension of our Teen jazz curriculum and will focus on drills, flexibility and conditioning to increase balance and effectiveness in wide variety of both leaps and turns.

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Advanced Jazz 4/5 (Combined)
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Music Theatre 1/2
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 1 or 2 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Music Theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Teen Music Theatre is a jazz-based class filled with Broadway style dancing and music. This class emphasizes learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and facial expressions.
HIGHLY ENCOURAGED FOR ALL COMPANY MEMBERS!
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 1
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Junior Jazz 4 or higher in order to enroll in this class.

Take your ballet and jazz training to the next level! Lyrical is a combination focused class that incorporates both ballet and jazz technique into lyrical style. Your dancer will work on growing traditional lyrical transitions and musicality through this fun and emotive class experience. Lyrical classes are always a favorite among dancers and a great way to advance your movement and emotional dance quality! Strongly recommended for all Company members.

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the end of season recital.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Lyrical
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this class, dancers must be placed in Teen Jazz 3 or 4.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Adult Tap (RBI)
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 5
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 3 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 3
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Jazz 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Teen Music Theatre/Music Theatre for Theatre Kids
Music Theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Teen Music Theatre is a jazz-based class filled with Broadway style dancing and music. This class emphasizes learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and facial expressions.

It is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that dancers who enroll in this class also enroll in a foundational ballet, jazz and/or tap class. Music Theatre is a combination of all of these foundational styles of dance.

This class is a GREAT class for Music Theatre students who are interested in learning basic dance skills for auditions and Music Theatre roles as well.

*This is a TECHNIQUE ONLY class and will NOT participate in the end of semester recital.
Tuesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 4
Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 6
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 4 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini/Junior: ACRO 1
Acro 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Kinder-Kidz or Tiny Tumblers programs or who have some Acro/Tumbling training. With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz & Tiny Tumblers left off! This class will continue to expand on the Acro concepts developed in Kinder-Kidz while moving forward in the progressive Acrobatic Arts curriculum. Acro is also an excellent class for dancers looking to increase their strength and flexibility.
*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class is not scheduled to participate in the Holiday Showcase in December.

WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique (Adv. Ballet 1/2/3)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 1 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Strength & Stretch
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Jazz 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 3
This class will NOT participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Boys Only Hip Hop
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
MDM Studios
Mini Ballet 1
Mini Ballet 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Taps & Twirls or Kinder-Kidz programs! With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz and other preschool programs left off! Dancers will use our progressive ballet curriculum, which includes the use of individual progress sheets, to continue learning the core components of ballet, all in a fun and age appropriate environment! Classical ballet + modern music = FUN!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Ballet 4
Wednesday
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 7
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 5 to enroll in this class.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose dancers to this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 5
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 4 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
TECHNIQUE ONLY; The class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini Hip Hop 2
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Prepointe
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Teen Contemporary
PREREQUISITE: To enroll in this class, dancers must be place din Teen Ballet 3 or 4.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Teen contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose older dancers this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training.

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Jazz 5
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Ballet 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini Tap 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 5
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 3 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose dancers to this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Pointe 1
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Junior Ballet 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Tap 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 2
PREREQUISITE: Dancers must be placed in Junior Ballet 4 (or higher) in order to enroll in this class.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Wednesday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Leaps & Turns 7
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 5 to enroll in this class.
Wednesday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 4
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Teen Hip Hop 1
It's NEVER to late to start dance training! Our studio owner, Jana Owen, was one of those “late-to-start” dancers and is committed to providing programming to encourage Tweens and Teens to begin dance training at any age!

Teen Hip Hop is a fun introductory class for any dancer between the ages of 11 and 20 with little to no previous Hip Hop experience. This fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of hip hop to new students. With a strong emphasis on isolations, rhythm, timing and FUNK, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our more advanced hip hop programming. This class is for older students, but will only include age appropriate music selections and moves.

We would love to have your new dancer get started with this super FUN & FUNKY introductory class!

*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Wednesday
8:10 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Tap 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Jazz 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Lyrical 6
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 5 to enroll in this class.
Wednesday
8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Ballet 3
Wednesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 1/2 (Combined)
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Student must be placed in Advanced Ballet 1 or 2 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Hip Hop 2
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini Ballet 1
Mini Ballet 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Taps & Twirls or Kinder-Kidz programs! With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz and other preschool programs left off! Dancers will use our progressive ballet curriculum, which includes the use of individual progress sheets, to continue learning the core components of ballet, all in a fun and age appropriate environment! Classical ballet + modern music = FUN!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini Ballet 2
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique (All Adv)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 1 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Tap 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Mini Jazz 1
Mini Jazz 1 is the perfect transition class for dancers who have graduated from our Kinder-Kidz programs or who have some basic dance knowledge and training! With a strong emphasis on technique and proper terminology, this class will pick up where Kinder-Kidz and other preschool/Kinder programs left off! Dancers will use our progressive jazz curriculum, which includes the use of individual progress sheets, to continue learning the core components of jazz, all in a fun and age appropriate environment! If you dancer loves ballet, they are guaranteed to love jazz too and we are excited for our young dancers to begin expanding their training by including jazz dance in their training!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Pointe 2
NOTE: Because this class is 1 hour in length, it WILL count as one of the weekly required "ballet" classes for Company and/or En Avant members.
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 3
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 1 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose dancers to this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Contemporary 4
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 2 (or higher) to enroll in this class.

Elevate your dance training by taking a contemporary class! Contemporary is a combination focused class that incorporates elements of ballet, jazz and modern into this wonderfully creative style. Dancers will work on the foundations for contemporary dance and transition those foundations into combinations that explore the wide range of styles within the contemporary genre. With professional dance companies and college programs focusing more and more on the contemporary style of dance, this class will expose dancers to this popular extension of traditional ballet and jazz training. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL COMPANY DANCERS!

*TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Hip Hop 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Tap 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 2/3 (Combined)
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Students must be placed in Advanced Ballet 1 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Ballet 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Junior Jazz 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Hip Hop 3
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Tap 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Ballet 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Advanced Music Theatre 4/5
PREREQUISITE: Dancer must be placed in Advanced Jazz 4 or 5 to enroll in this class.
Music Theatre dancing is less of a particular style, and more of a description of dancing that is rooted in the diverse history of Broadway musicals. Teen Music Theatre is a jazz-based class filled with Broadway style dancing and music. This class emphasizes learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and facial expressions.

TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Hip Hop 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Jazz 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Prepointe
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Teen Hip Hop 3
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 4/5 (Combined)
Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 4 or 5 in order to enroll in this class.
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will NOT perform in the end of semester recital.
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Jazz 5
This class will be taught remotely by Chad Vaught
TECHNIQUE ONLY: This class will not perform in the end of semester recital.
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 6: Twyla Tharp (New Bldg - Back Left)
MDM Studios
Advanced Tap 2
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Junior Ballet 4
This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the third week in December
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Teen Jazz 1/2
It's NEVER to late to start dance training! Our studio owner, Jana Owen, was one of those “late-to-start” dancers and is committed to providing programming to encourage Tweens and Teens to begin dance training at any age!

Teen Jazz 1/2 is a foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 11 and 18 with little to no previous dance experience. This fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of jazz to new students and students who are newer to dance training. With a strong emphasis on proper technique and terminology, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our upper level Teen jazz classes quickly.

This class is a GREAT class for Music Theatre students who are interested in learning basic dance skills for auditions and Music Theatre roles as well.

*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.

Thursday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Intro to Acro
Intro to Acro is the foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 7 and 12 who with little to no previous Acro training. This class provides the building blocks for dancers to continue training in our progressive Acrobatic Arts curriculum. In addition to teaching the fundamentals of Acro tricks, this is an excellent class for dancers looking to increase their strength and flexibility.
*This is a TECHNIQUE ONLY class and will not perform in the Holiday Showcase in December.

WHAT IS ACRO?
Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro" as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Often defined by unique choreography, acro dancers seamlessly blend musicality, emotional expression, line and extension with acrobatic movements in a dance context.

MDM IS PROUD TO OFFER THE ACROBATIC ARTS™ CURRICULUM & TRAINING PROGRAM:
The Acrobatic Arts™ program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

Friday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Int./Adv. Adult + Advanced 1(and higher) BALLET
CLASS PREREQUISITES & EXPECTATIONS:
- This class is open to Intermediate to Advanced level Adults as well as MDM students who are placed in Advanced Ballet 1 or higher.
- This class is taught by Miss Sharon and she requests that all students wear pink tights and a black leotard. Hair should be worn securely in a bun.
- Dancers who enroll in this class should be serious about ballet training and must be committed to a serious work/dance environment.
- This class will not participate in the end of semester recitals and will not participate in any themed celebrations that the studio hosts.
Friday
5:45 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
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Intro to Jazz
Intro to Jazz is a foundational class for any dancer between the ages of 7 and 12 with little to no previous dance experience. This fun and fast paced class is designed to quickly introduce the fundamentals of jazz to brand new students. With a strong emphasis on proper technique and terminology, new dance students will learn the building blocks needed to transition into our leveled jazz classes. Coupled with ballet, jazz is the most basic dance style for anyone wanting to begin exploring dance training... it's fun + foundational! We would love to have your new dancer get started with this introductory class!
*This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase TENTATIVELY scheduled for the third week in December.
Friday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 2: Gregory Hines (Back Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique (Advanced 3/4/5)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN ADVANCED BALLET 3 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Saturday
8:15 AM to 9:00 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Progressing Ballet Technique (Jr.4 / Advanced 1/2)
MUST BE ENROLLED IN JUNIOR BALLET 4 (or higher) IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS SECTION OF PBT.

Four MDM ballet instructors are now certified in Progressing Ballet Technique™! These classes will complement our ballet curriculum to provide increased strength and alignment training to support and enhance ballet technique.
1 CLASS PER WEEK IS REQUIRED FOR PRE-POINTE & POINTE DANCERS.
TECHNIQUE ONLY

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program developed for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best. One of the important elements used in the PBT method is muscle memory which helps to improve students' understanding of core stability, weight placement and alignment. Each exercise in the PBT program has been developed with care and guidance by Marie Walton-Mahon along with a team of physiotherapists.
Saturday
8:15 AM to 9:00 AM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
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Strength & Stretch
Saturday
8:15 AM to 9:00 AM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 2/3 (Combined)
Dancer must be placed in Advanced Ballet 2 or 3 (or higher) to enroll in this class.
*This Class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the 3rd week in December.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 5: Gene Kelly (New Bldg - Window))
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 4
This class WILL perform in the Holiday Showcase tentatively scheduled for the 3rd week in December.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 4: Bob Fosse (New Bldg - Right Studio)
MDM Studios
Advanced Ballet 5
This class WILL perform "Carol of the Bells" in the Holiday Showcase. Dancers who want to participate in this performance piece must enroll in this class and commit to weekly attendance.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios

TINY DANCERS: Fall 2021 (Ages 2 - 5)

Name
Days
Location
Taps & Twirls 1 (ages 3/4)
Taps & Twirls 1 is the perfect introductory to dance class! Designed for Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 with little to no dance experience, this class alternates weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap Combo (ages 5/6)
The Kinder-Kidz program is specially designed for dancers who are kindergarten age and have some dance experience. The Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. This is a great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment! If you dancer is kindergarten age and hasn't had any dance experience, we may recommend taking Taps & Twirls 2 first to gain some fundamental technique before moving into Kinder-Kidz.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Monday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Kinder-Kidz: Jazz/Hip Hop Combo (ages 5/6)
The Kinder-Kidz program is specially designed for dancers who are kindergarten age and looking to learn the fundamentals of dance. The Jazz/Hip Hop Combo Class will alternate between Jazz and Hip Hop each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. This is a super FUN class and is designed to introduce kindergartners to new styles of dance that were not available to them in the preschool curriculum. This class can be taken individually or in addition to the Ballet/Tap Kinder-Kidz combo class.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 1 (ages 3/4)
Taps & Twirls 1 is the perfect introductory to dance class! Designed for Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 with little to no dance experience, this class alternates weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Tuesday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 2 (ages 4/5)
Taps & Twirls 2 builds on the foundations learned in Taps & Twirls 1 and continues to alternate weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. For dancers that are age 5 and have not participated in Taps & Twirls 1, this class will substitute as as the foundational class for 5 year olds who are looking for an introductory dance class!

The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Tuesday
12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap (ages 5/6)
The Kinder-Kidz program is specially designed for dancers who are kindergarten age and have some dance experience. The Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. This is a great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment! If you dancer is kindergarten age and hasn't had any dance experience, we may recommend taking Taps & Twirls 2 first to gain some fundamental technique before moving into Kinder-Kidz.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 1 (ages 3/4)
Taps & Twirls 1 is the perfect introductory to dance class! Designed for Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 with little to no dance experience, this class alternates weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Mommy & Me (ages 18 mo - 2)
Get ready to move & groove and wiggle & giggle with your toddler! This parent / guardian interactive class introduces the tiniest of dancers to basic dance foundations... rhythm, stretching, counting, moving to the music and more. With the use of props such as tambourines, ribbon rings, parachutes, balls and more, dancers explore a wide range of creative movement and musicality exercises and games. Parents, grandparents or guardians will participate in dancing and assisting their dancer while also making special memories to last a lifetime! Each class ends with a freestyle "dance party"!
Wednesday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Room 1: Martha Graham (Garage Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 1 (ages 3/4)
Taps & Twirls 1 is the perfect introductory to dance class! Designed for Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 with little to no dance experience, this class alternates weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Wednesday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 2 (ages 4/5)
Taps & Twirls 2 builds on the foundations learned in Taps & Twirls 1 and continues to alternate weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. For dancers that are age 5 and have not participated in Taps & Twirls 1, this class will substitute as as the foundational class for 5 year olds who are looking for an introductory dance class!

The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Kinder-Kidz: Ballet/Tap (ages 5/6)
The Kinder-Kidz program is specially designed for dancers who are kindergarten age and have some dance experience. The Ballet/Tap Combo Class will alternate between Ballet and Tap each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. This is a great for any child looking to learn dance fundamentals in a positive and nurturing environment! If you dancer is kindergarten age and hasn't had any dance experience, we may recommend taking Taps & Twirls 2 first to gain some fundamental technique before moving into Kinder-Kidz.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Kinder-Kidz: Jazz/Hip Hop Combo (ages 5/6)
The Kinder-Kidz program is specially designed for dancers who are kindergarten age and looking to learn the fundamentals of dance. The Jazz/Hip Hop Combo Class will alternate between Jazz and Hip Hop each week focusing on technique, terminology and challenging the dancers' rhythm and coordination. This is a super FUN class and is designed to introduce kindergartners to new styles of dance that were not available to them in the preschool curriculum. This class can be taken individually or in addition to the Ballet/Tap Kinder-Kidz combo class.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 2 (ages 4/5)
Taps & Twirls 2 builds on the foundations learned in Taps & Twirls 1 and continues to alternate weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. For dancers that are age 5 and have not participated in Taps & Twirls 1, this class will substitute as as the foundational class for 5 year olds who are looking for an introductory dance class!

The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Thursday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Tiny Tumblers (ages 4 - 6)
JUMP START YOUR CHILD'S FLEXIBILITY & COORDINATION​
It's not too early to get your 4 - 6 year old on the mat to begin working on strength, flexibility and balance skills that are foundational for tumbling and acrobatics. MDM is an Acrobatic Arts certified studio and follows the Acrobatic Arts progressive curriculum for preschool and elementary aged children.

The Acrobatic Arts Preschool curriculum focuses on physical literacy. This is not a program designed to teach young students back handsprings and walkover! You can expect to find skills like: Pike Position, Skipping, Marching, Pre Cartwheel, Plié, Tendu, etc. The focus of this program includes learning the acro positions, locomotive skills (jumping, hoping, etc), balance skills, classroom behaviour skills, movement concepts, cooperation and social skills. The magic is in the repetition, the report cards, coloring pages, imaginary play, fun and games.

This class will NOT participate in the Holiday Showcase in December. It is a technique and foundations class only.
Friday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Taps & Twirls 1/2 Combo (ages 3-5)
Taps & Twirls 1/2 is the perfect introductory to dance class! Designed for Tiny Dancers aged 3-4 , this class alternates weekly between tap (Taps) and ballet (Twirls) technique. The curriculum focuses on building coordination, flexibility, musicality and encouraging self-expression in a FUN environment. Using age appropriate music, visual imagery, and fun props to enhance imaginative learning, this class is sure to entertain and delight your Tiny Dancer! In addition to the physical benefits of dance training, students learn valuable life lessons such as cooperation, self-control & discipline.

This class WILL participate in the Holiday Showcase which will take place in December 2021. Holiday Showcase costumes are rented from the MDM costume inventory for an approximate rental cost of $30 per costume. Getting the chance to perform a recital dance on stage is a valuable part of dance education and MDM is proud to offer this performance opportunity during the holidays!
Saturday
9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios
Wee-Move (ages 18 mo - 2)
Get ready to move & groove and wiggle & giggle with your toddler! This parent / guardian interactive class introduces the tiniest of dancers to basic dance foundations... rhythm, stretching, counting, moving to the music and more. With the use of props such as tambourines, ribbon rings, parachutes, balls and more, dancers explore a wide range of creative movement and musicality exercises and games. Parents, grandparents or guardians will participate in dancing and assisting their dancer while also making special memories to last a lifetime! Each class ends with a freestyle "dance party"!
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Room 3: Cherry Blossom (Pink Studio)
MDM Studios


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