Our ballet dance classes provide a basic grounding in ballet fundamentals and basic ballet technique. Placement, balance, posture, coordination, musicality and alignment are clearly explained and emphasized. These classes offer a comprehensive barre and continue into a focused and structured center exercises.
Adult Level Descriptions
Absolute Beginning Ballet Level 1 | Designed for absolute beginners, this class starts at ground zero and focuses on placement, balance, posture, coordination, musicality, and alignment. Great for brand new dancers or dancers revisiting the art form after many years away.
Absolute Beginning Ballet Level 2 | Designed for beginning dancers ready for a more challenging beginning class. Participants should already have a basic knowledge of ballet, positions, steps, and terms.
Beginning Ballet | Designed for advanced beginning dancers. Participants should already have a basic knowledge of ballet, positions, steps, and terms.
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet | Designed for more intermediate dancers, this class still focuses on the fundamentals of ballet, but offers more challenging technique throughout class. Participants should already have ample knowledge of ballet, positions, steps, and terms.
These uplifting and energetic classes develop a strong foundation in jazz basics. Get your body moving to classic Broadway and musical theater showtunes. Classes focus on proper alignment, emphasize the relationship between music and movement and help dancers understand and retain choreography.
Our contemporary dance classes are designed to improve technique, flexibility, stamina and artistry. Proper technique will be used as a departure point from which students will take risks and explore the freedom found within contemporary movement. Contemporary Jazz fuses contemporary dance styles with jazz, ballet, and world dance influences. Combines precision leg work with an ease and fluidity in the torso. It emphasizes and develops proper body alignment, strength and flexibility, rhythmic and musical phrasing, and self-expression. A fun, expressive combination of global music and movement.
These soulful jazz dance classes develop a strong technical foundation focusing on lowering the dancer’s center of gravity and syncopating movement with a blend of Latin, modern, ballet and jazz. Classes focus on proper alignment, emphasize the relationship between music and movement and help dancers connect to feeling movement from the inside out.
Rock Your Body
Do you want to have fun and get fit? Join us for this lively dance class with upbeat grooves from the past to present. This energetic and energizing class will take you on a journey through stylized jazz, contemporary, hip-hop, salsa, afro-funk and body sculpting. Exhilarate your mind, body and spirit and ROCK YOUR BODY.