C H I L D R E N
Kinder Dance (3-4)
Our kinder dance program offers fun and dynamic classes for little ones. Each 55 minute lesson begins with learning the very basic vocabulary of ballet, followed by creative, expressive movement and experiencing the wonderful world of dance. Accompanied by beautiful and energizing music children will also profit from all the physical benefits dance has to offer like coordination, stamina, strength, flexibility and so much more. Expect to see your little dancer twirling around in your living room and wanting to come back to our studio time and time again!
Mini Ballet Combo (5-6)
This class teaches the basics of ballet and jazz dance while we also encourage creativity and self-expression. Each Mini Ballet Combo class starts with ballet taught in the Russian method for posture, strength and body alignment. Mini ballet combo classes are 55 minutes in length and meet once, or twice weekly. We suggest this class to be taken twice weekly, because mini ballet combo students are like sponges and eager to learn. Especially by repetition.
Kiddo Hip Hop (4-6)
Your child loves to dance and twirl around to catchy music hits? If you are looking for a fun class where your little one can spend lots of energy, practice musicality, rhythm and learn how to freestyle, then our Kiddo Hip Hop class really is the one!!! Boys and girls alike will have fun shaking it out in this dynamic 55 minutes class.
Ballet Starter (7-9)
Plie – Arabesque – Pirouettes, you name it! In this class we teach the basic ballet vocabulary in the Russian method. Your child will slowly and detailed learn the ABC of a ballet dancer’s class. This 55-minute lesson will improve posture, body alignment, strength, cardio and musicality. Also at this age the kids will form friendships that can last a lifetime. We suggest this lesson to be taken twice a week for maximum benefit
Jazzy Jazz (7-9)
Fun-fun-fun!!! In this very dynamic dance class kids will be taught the necessary skills, body language and facial expressions for jazz. This dance style includes many styles and techniques that have evolved over the years. The 55 minute Jazzy Jazz class includes full body conditioning, progressions, center work, style and choreography. To see better and faster results we encourage our students to take this class twice per week.
Dynamite Hip Hop (7-9)
THIS music – THOSE steps – THIS choreography. You won’t be able to make your kid stop practicing the movements from this funky-fun class at home. Hip hop has captured and transformed the dance world. Influenced by many choreographers, this style of dance can be so many different things. Funky, smooth, crazy, and really just about anything. Students will have fun exploring the choreography and letting loose in this 55-minute class.
Oriental Kiddo Dance (7-11)
FUN – EXERCISE – CULTURE !!! In this extremely energetic class our students will learn the beautiful tradition of belly dance. It’s a great and very entertaining form of exercise, that promotes strong muscles, good posture, improves flexibility and makes our students gain body confidence. Kids just love this 55-minute class!!!
Classical Ballet Level 1 (9 +)
Ballet is the necessary foundation of all dance styles and a very important asset for any young dancer. This class introduces the students to all the basic barre exercises, center work and jumps for beginners. We work slow, very precisely and thorough on details to ensure proper technique and understanding. This 80-minute class is taught in the Russian (Vaganova) technique. Please join this 80-minute class at least twice per week to become a stronger and better dancer.
Classical Ballet Level 2 (11+)
This class is perfect for dancers who have prior ballet experience and the desire to improve technically. Like the typical classical training also this class starts with barre exercises and continues with complex center work and jumps. This 80-minute class is taught in the Russian (Vaganova) technique. Please join this class at least twice per week to become a stronger and better dancer.
Broadway Jazz (9+)
This very dynamic class introduces our students to the jazz genre and basic technical skills (pirouettes, jettes, kicks and more). We help to build the dancers’ style, expressions and confidence while working on musicality and the ability to pick up choreography with fun and enjoyable music. The Broadway Jazz class is 55 minutes long and is ideally combined with at least one ballet class weekly to see the students progress nicely.
Step outside the box in this class and just have fun!!! Hip Hop is a high-energy class that combines the latest styles of street dancing, breaking and popping. Students will be encouraged to bring their individual style and personality to the powerful movements and choreographies. This dance style requires much strength and stamina to successfully perform moves. The 55-minute class can be taken once weekly and is a fantastic addition to the ballet, jazz and contemporary classes we have to offer.
Contemporary 1 (10+)
This class combines the elements of several dance genres including jazz, modern, classical ballet and lyrical. Dancers love this style of expressive dance and strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid, strong and challenging dance movements. Students of this class will learn to use their bodies in a variety of ways, practice releasing techniques and intense athleticism. This 55-minute class is the ideal weekly enhancement of ballet and jazz classes, but can of course also be taken just by itself once per week.
Conditioning Class (9+)
This class is an important part of a dancers training schedule. It enhances athleticism, strength, flexibility and cardio vascular health. Conditioning class includes cardio, core/abs exercises, arms/legs/back exercises and stretching. We suggest this 55-minute class to be taken once weekly besides ballet and other dance styles to enhance strength, stamina and most importantly to prevent injuries.