Class Descriptions

Beginning Dance Classes:

Princess Ballerina Pre-Dance)                              

Ages 2 to early 4. No previous training. Emphasis is on introducing the joy of ballet  by incorporating; stretch, creative movement, basic steps, props and routines. (Must be out of diapers/pull-ups)

Dance Babies (Pre-Dance)                              
Ages 2 to early 4. No previous training. Emphasis is on introducing the joy of dance by incorporating; stretch, creative movement, rhythm, basic steps, props and routines. (Must be out of diapers/pull-ups)
 
Pre-Ballet/Tap/Jazz      
Ages 4-5.  An overall introduction to dance consisting of basic ballet, tap & Jazz steps and creative movement. Dance Baby Dance recommended for ages 3 prior to Pre-Ballet/Tap/Jazz.

Adult Classes:

Ballet Barre Tone & Strength: Ages 18 and up. Ballet Barre Tone & strength uses a ballet barre and ballet movements to tone and strengthen the muscles of the body. 

  • NOTE: Adult Classes 18+: Comfortable workout clothing (leotards are not mandatory).



Ballet Classes:

  • Required Attire:  Solid colored leotard (with or without an attached skirt), pink tights, pink ballet slippers (no laces). Hair secured in a bun.

Beginner Ballet
Ages 6-10. Basic ballet technique with little or no prior training.



Intermediate Ballet 
Ages 9 and up. Ballet technique with 2-3 years prior training - teacher approval.



Advanced Ballet 
Ages 10 and up.  Intermediate - Advanced with emphasis on pointe technique and performance. Ballet technique 3-4 years prior intermediate training. Two classes per week required - teacher approval.

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Adult Ballet
Age 18 and up. Beginner/Intermediate technique with little or no prior training.

Pre-Pointe

Teacher Approval - Beginner Pointe exercises at the barre working towards center floor. Must be enrolled in Ballet

 

Pointe

Teacher Approval - Ballet barre, center floor, travel sequences, and variations wearing pointe shoes.

Tap Classes: 

  • Required Attire: Caramel (tan) Capiezio velcro tap shoes.  Hair secured.  Leotard & tights or solid fitted tank shirt and leggings. 

Beginner Tap 
Ages 6 and up. Basic technique with little or no prior training.

Intermediate Tap 
Ages 9 and up.  Beginner/Intermediate with 2-3 years prior training. 



Advanced  Tap
Ages 12 ad up. Previous Intermediate Tap 4-5 years prior training.  Advanced class with emphasis on performance.  Tap intermediate technique required and teacher approval.

Jazz Classes:

  • Required Attire:  Bloch "Pulse" Caramel (tan) jazz shoes.  Hair secured.  Leotard & tights or solid fitted tank shirt and leggings. 



Beginner Jazz 
Ages 6-10. Basic technique with little or no prior training.

Intermediate Jazz 
Ages 9 and up.  Beginner - Intermediate with 2-3 years prior training. 



Advanced Jazz 
Ages 12 and up. Previous Intermediate Jazz experience, 4-5 years prior training. Advanced class with emphasis on performance.  Ballet or technique required and  teacher approval.

Hip Hop Classes: 

  • Required Attire: Clean and/or new tennis shoes, solid fitted tank shirt and leggings. Hair secured. 

Beginner Hip Hop
Ages 6 and up. Basic Hip Hip, Pop Lock moves, routine, requires  little or no prior training.

Intermediate Hip Hop 
Ages 9 and up.  Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hip, Pop Lock moves, routines - requires 2-3 years prior dance training. 

Other classes: 

Technique All Ages. Dance Technique for dancers to improve on foundation elements and fine tune skills for competitive dance. 

Tricks & Turns Ages 8 and up. Dance Technique for Intermediate dancers to learn advanced turns, jumps, extension and acrobatics.  Dancers must have TA teacher approval to attend this class.

 

***Note - no baggie loose clothes, shorts, loose ponytails, bangs, or big sweatshirts.