Class Schedule & Class Descriptions

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CLASSES START SEPTEMBER 3RD!

REGISTRATION FOR FALL 2019 IS NOW OPEN!


Monday:

Baby Ballet 10:00-10:45

Ballet III/IV 4:30-6:30

Contemporary IV 6:30-7:30

Ballet I 4:30-5:30 

Jazz I 5:30- 6:30

Lyrical I 6:30-7:30

Pre Jazz and Hip Hop Combo 4:30-5:30

Pre Ballet 5:30-6:15

Musical Theater 6:30-7:15


Tuesday:

 Ballet III 4:30-6:00

 Jazz III 6:00-7:00

 Ballet II 4:30-6:00

 Jazz II 6:00-7:00 

 Hip Hop & Conditioning IV 4:30-6:00

 Tap III & IV 6:00-7:00 


Wednesday:

 Junior Competition Team 4:30-6:00

 Jazz IV 4:30-6:00

Senior Competition Team 6:00-7:00

 Mini Competition Team 4:30-6:00

 Lyrical III 6:00-7:00

 Adult Dance Fitness 7:00-8:00(**only $5 a class & no need to register!)


Thursday:

Ballet IV 4:30-6:00
Beginning Pointe 6:00-7:00

Lyrical II 4:30-5:30

Hip Hop I/II 5:30-6:30

Hip Hop III 6:30-7:30

Baby Ballet & Tap Combo 4:30-5:30

Pre Ballet & Tap Combo 5:30-6:30 

Tap I/II 6:30-7:15 


Saturday (September 7th- October 19th):

Art Lessons With Hannah 10:30-12:00


Class Descriptions & Levels


​Baby: ages 3 & 4

Pre: ages 5 & 6

Level I: ages 7 & 8

Level II: ages 9-11

Level III: ages 12-15

​Level IV: placement based on ability and is at the discretion of the instructor

Art Lessons with Hannah: Young artists of all skill level will have the opportunity to produce numerous works of art. This class will work in various fine art mediums including water color, acrylic and sculpting as well as fun craft projects! All children are artists and this class will focus on developing their natural creative talents, building confidence in their art and having fun! No prior experience is needed! beginner and advanced options will be offered for all projects completed depending on the artists skill level.  The tuition for this class is a flat rate for a 6 week session (September 7th - October 19th).  The cost will be $100 for the session. Ages 7 and up


Baby Ballet: Ages 3 & 4. This is a fun introductory class that will introduce students to dance. Creative movement and activities help introduce the beginning fundamentals of ballet. Students also play games which enhance cognitive & social development and learn classroom etiquette.

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Pre Ballet: Ages 5 & 6.  In this class, students will be introduced to basic ballet fundamentals, including body alignment, vocabulary, and basic positions of the feet & arms.

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Baby & Pre Combo Classes: Combination classes are a great way for students to experience different types of dance in a one-hour instructional time.  The main focus of combination classes is on students having fun and enjoying ballet and tap techniques. Students also play games which enhance cognitive & social development and learn classroom etiquette.
​Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, pink tights, ballet shoes, tap shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Ballet I:  Typically ages 7 & 8.  This class will be centered on more intermediate dance technique. Students will move through barre, center work, & progressions which include basic turns, jumps, & leaps.
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Ballet II:  Typically ages 9 -11, but placement is at the discretion of the instructor. Students will advance with their own ability levels through intermediate barre, center work, & progressions. No prior ballet experience is necessary.
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or  pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Ballet III: Typically ages 12-15, but placement is at the discretion of the instructor. Each level of ballet is structured to provide more advanced training as the student is ready. Such is the case with levels III.  Prior ballet experience is a requirement. 

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Ballet IV: This class will continue more advanced ballet techniques.  Placement in this level is solely at the discretion of the instructor.  If you feel like your dancer should be placed in this level please contact Ms. Renee at 254-977-3772. ​
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, ballet shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

Pointe: Pointe is for the experienced Ballet dancer. Pointe is demonstrating the forms of ballet on your “toes”. Years of practice go into this form of dance. This class is by teacher approval only.
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, pointe shoes, skirt (optional), hair in secured bun

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Jazz I:  Typically ages 7 & 8. This class is designed as an introduction to basic jazz technique, focusing on basic jazz positions, turns, jumps, & leaps. Students will also learn center and locomotor progressions as well as proper stretching techniques to enhance strength & flexibility.
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face

Jazz II: Typically ages 9-11. This class will cover jazz fundamentals for the beginning jazz dancer, but will be taught at an intermediate level. While some students have no prior dance training, others will have several years of experience. Students will advance with their own ability levels through center work & progressions
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face

Jazz III:  Typically ages 12-15. This is an advanced class tailored to the serious dancer. Students will focus on dance conditioning and alignment while improving jazz technique.  Prior dance experience is required.

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face

Jazz IV: This class will continue more advanced jazz techniques.  Placement in this level is solely at the discretion of the instructor.  If you feel like your dancer should be placed in this level please contact Ms. Renee at 254-977-3772. ​
Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face

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Hip Hop:  Past hip hop experience is great, but even beginners will have a blast in this fast paced, high energy dance class which introduces basic hip hop, the latest trends, & exciting break-dancing moves. Dance conditioning will be introduced to strengthen the body for more advanced hip-hop training. All movement will be modest & age appropriate. All music will be free of questionable lyrics.

Dress requirement: Jazz pants or bike shorts, tight fitting top or leotard, clean sneakers used only for dance, hair secured away from face.
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Lyrical, Contemporary Lyrical: Lyrical class is a fusion of ballet and jazz techniques for a more free, expressive form of movement.  Students will explore partnering and weight sharing exercises combined with basic techniques and skills from ballet, jazz and modern. It emphasizes interpretation of music lyrics while telling a story with movement that can be fluid or abstract. As students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.

Dress requirement: Jazz pants or bike shorts, solid leotard, barefoot or foot undies, hair secured away from face.

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Tap: Tap classes are designed to develop rhythm, style and sound. Exercises focus on building flexibility of the knee and ankles, coordination, and speed of movement. The class emphasis is on developing proper tap technique, producing clear tap sounds, and having fun. As students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.

Dress requirement: Jazz pants or bike shorts, solid leotard, tap shoes hair secured away from face

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​Competition Teams: ​These classes are for the more serious dancer who shows great dedication to dance and training.  This class is by invitation only.

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face

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Leaps, Tricks & Turns: This class is a special class we are offering to help dancers work on these often challenging areas of dance. Classes will be designed to help each dancer identify and work on specific techniques and skills needed to improve their understanding and performance of these specific moves. Ages 9-18.

Dress requirement: Solid Leotard, black or pink tights, jazz pants or bike shorts, black pull- on jazz shoes, hair secured back away from face
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