TINYTOTS-( 3yr. old) this is a 45 minute creative movement class, which incorporates very basic ballet and acrobatics skills using imaginative preschool level song & dance routines along with nursery rhymes to develop their expression, coordination and self esteem along with having fun. The class size is kept to minimum in order for the student to have more of a one on one with the teacher. These students have their recital here at the studio on Memorial Day.
TUMBLE TOTS- (3-4yr. old) This is a 45 min introduction class to acrobatics with creative movement.
BREAKIN TOTS-(4-5yr. old) This is a 45 min introduction to break dancing.
HIPPITY HOP-(5-6yr. old) This is a 45 minute creative movement introduction class to Hip Hop.
PRE-SCHOOL-( 4 yr. old) 45min class. This is a more structured class, where the child will be given a combination of very basic tap, ballet and acro skills using imaginative preschool level song & dance routines along with nursery rhymes to develop their expression, coordination and self esteem along with having fun. Only one form of dance will be used for the recital routine.
PRIMARY I/II-(5 & 6 yr. old) these are combo. classes that will introduce the students to elementary ballet and elementary tap (Primary I, 5 yr. old) and elementary jazz and tap (Primary II, 6 yr. old). Only one form of dance will be used for the recital routine. This class level prepares
the student for a more serious dance education.
TAP-(7 yr. old & up) the most American form of all dance forms. Rhythmical sounds made by movement of the feet wearing shoes with metal taps, a strong builder of timing, rhythm and it develops quick alert thinking along with coordination.
BALLET-(7 yr. old & up) a graded level of Russian and Italian methods. All elements of barre, centre, adagio and allegro are taught in each class along with ballet terminology.
POINTE-dancing on a specially constructed shoe, these classes are only available to qualified students with substantial ballet training. This class is offered on the recommendation of the teacher.
JAZZ-(7 yr. old & up) technique and dances taught to modern upbeat music. Warm-ups consisting of barre, isolation, and floor exercises, down the floor progressions and dance combinations.
LYRICAL-(7 & up) a field of dance that requires ballet training (you must take a ballet class in order to take lyrical). A fluid form of dance that combined ballet and jazz skills to create extension and balance and control while dancing and expressing oneself to the music.
HIP HOP-(6 yr. old & up) the latest in fun and funk, jazz warm-ups and funky combinations, like seen from the hottest singers and dancers. Lots of fun & dynamics.
ACRO-(5 yr. old & up) a class consisting of exercise and tumbling. Excellent for body control and
BREAKIN-(5 yr. old & up) a form of solo dancing that involves rapid acrobatic moves in which different parts of the body touch the ground. Normally performed to the rhythm of rap music.
LEAPS & TURNS- this class is based solely on all assorted leaps & turns, and turn combinations.
(The UDZ located in the shopping center has a list of all attire if there are any questions)
All students must be properly dressed for the class to look in uniform, allow the freedom of movement, and allow teachers to correct body posture. For girls: hair must be up, off the shoulders and away from the fact. Headbands and hair nets are recommended. No jewelry, cell phones or gum permitted.
Tiny Tots- Girls: Pink leotard, pink tights & pink ballet shoes Boys: T-shirt, shorts, or sweatpants and black ballet or jazz shoes
Tumble Tots- form fitting clothing bare foot (ex: bike shorts, tank top,leotard)
Breakin Tots- form fitting clothing sneakers (sneakers designated only for the dance room please no sneakers worn outside)
Preschool- Girls: Pink leotard, pink tights, white ballet slippers and any Tan/Carmel Tyette tap shoes Boys: T-shirt, shorts or sweatpants and black ballet or jazz shoes
Primary I- Girls: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, Caramel Maryjane tap shoes Boys: T-shirt, shorts or sweatpants, black Bloch Superjazz/Capezio shoe and black lace up tap shoes
Primary II- Girls: Black leotard, black booty shorts, light suntan tights, black Bloch Superjazz /Capezio shoe, Caramel Maryjane tap shoes Boys: T-shirt, shorts or sweatpants, black Bloch Superjazz/Capezio shoe and black lace up tap shoes
Ballet- Girls: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair MUST be in a bun Boys: Black form fitting tank, black shorts and black ballet slippers
Jazz- Girls: Black leotard, black booty shorts, light suntan or black tights, black Bloch Superjazz/ Capezio shoe
Contemporary- Girls: Black leotard, light suntan footless capri tights, tan Capezio Pirouettes
Tap- Girls: Black leotard, light suntan or black tights, black booty shorts, Caramel Maryjane tap shoes for lower level, black lace ups for higher level
Acro- Girls: Any color leotard, shorts, no shoes are required (NO T-SHIRTS) Boys: T-shirt, shorts
Hip-Hop-Comfortable clothes NO JEANS OR SKIRTS you need to be able to move around easy- Hip-Hop sneakers