Ballet

Precise, Balanced, Graceful.

Ballet classes are offered from a beginner level to advanced.  Students are taught proper body placement, body alignment, barre and center floor work, along with across the floor combinations.  

Beginner classes introduce vocabulary, proper alignment, and classical ballet technique.

Advanced classes include adagio and allegro work, and combinations using balance, strength, and style. 

All students are urged to study ballet, as it is the foundation of all other dance styles and facilitates further success in these disciplines.

Tap

Light, Quick, Smooth.

Tap is a style of dance involving rhythm, dynamics, and varying sounds.  

Tappers will have a graduated warm-up to loosen their ankles and knees for peripheral execution of skills, across the floor progressions, and have center floor work to learn and perfect new skills.

Lyrical | Contemporary

Interpretive, Expressive, Powerful.

Lyrical is a style of dance that invokes emotion and uses the mood of the music to elicit movements from the dancers.

Students have a warm up focusing on core strength and flexibility.  The class includes floor work, progressions, and center combinations.

Jazz

Fun, Fast, Musical.

Jazz classes are fun and energetic.

They include such elements as kicks, leaps, turns, splits, and isolations.  

Classes include stretch and strengthening exercises, floor work and across the floor progressions including center floor combinations.