Class Descriptions

Mommy & Me:  For ages 18 months - 2.5 yrs.  This is a 45 minute class that provides an ideal first step to a pre-school environment with the reassurance of someone special by their side. We offer a setting that will encourage early learning. Our Mommy & Me class will build social skills and cooperation while fostering  confidence and independence. We teach the children to share, to get along with each other, and to take turns all while making new friends.

Creative Movement: For ages 2.5 - 3 yrs old.  This is a 45 minute class for toddlers working on separation from parents and learning to be on their own. Class consists of hand/eye coordination and major motor skill development and social skills. As the season moves on and the children become more adjusted to the class, more activities are added to the program. The students will learn a routine and will perform at our year end recital. 

Acro:  For ages 5 and older. 1 hour class that offers floor gymnastics and tumbling. This class is under strict supervision. We recommend this class as an additional class for Hip-Hop students.

Broadway Workshop Classes: ages 8 and older. Classes are 90 minutes each.

Musical Theater ~  Acting  ~ Singing

Broadway Workshop gives young actors of all skill levels the opportunity to explore their creativity through acting, singing, and dance. Our programs are taught by working professionals, from Broadway stars to casting directors and agents.  Our students not only build a strong performance technique, they also gain communication skills and self confidence - all in a supportive, positive and most of all, fun environment.

Little Stars Pre I & Pre II: For ages 3 & 4 yrs old. A one hour class introducing the student to the foundations of ballet and tap. The student will learn correct dance terminology and foundational concepts while being taught in a fun and age appropriate setting. 


Combo Classes: For ages 5 & 6. A one hour class in either Ballet & Tap / Jazz & Tap / Ballet & Jazz. Students will begin to focus on more detailed concepts in each form of dance.


Ballet: The basis for all other forms of dance. Emphasis will be strictly placed on technique and the development of body placement, coordination, and stamina. 


Pointe: For students who have shown strength and discipline and are ready to move to a more advanced level. (Teacher recommendation only) 


Tap: Tap is a style of dance that users precise rhythm patterns of foot movement to create audible sounds. Dancers will learn rhythms, patterns, and choreography to upbeat music. 


Jazz: A form of dance that focuses on jumps, turns, and leaps. Jazz dancers will learn progression across the floor as well as stylized choreography. 


Hip Hop: Hip Hop combines the latest street and funk style seen in music videos to create the hottest class available. 


Modern: A class that developed body awareness and alignment while creatively interpreting the music. 


Lyrical: Combined movement of ballet, jazz, modern choreography that is danced to inspirational and meaningful music. 

 

Contemporary: A blend of styles developed from modern and post-modern dance using the body’s natural lines and energy.  

 

Latin Jazz: In this class you will learn basic technique for jazz dance, develop strength and conditioning while learning Latin music dance styles such as salsa, merengue, bachata and rumba. You do not need a partner. Jazz dance will be fused with Latin styling for a fun and spicy class.

 

Rockette/Showgirl Performance: In this class you will learn precision dance techniques along with basic principles of jazz, ballet and show-girl styling. Dancing with elegance will be the key to mastering this technique.