Dance

Classes start September 18th, 2021

Regular registration ends August 31st, 2021

Late registration ends October 15th, 2021

$5.00 discount for SAP/ELC enrolled dancers
$5.00 discount off additional classes

Dancers must meet age requirement for the class by 12/1/2021.

 

Classes fill fast!

2021 Class Schedule

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Creative Movement

These classes are 30 minutes long and specialize in dance for 2-3 year
olds. Dancers will learn to listen to the music and follow the music with their bodies. They will be
introduced to basic dance moves in a fun and engaging way all while working on following
instructions, listening and improving their memory and motor skills. This class will perform one
dance at the end of the year recital.

Mini 1 & 2 Ballet/Tap

These classes are 45 minutes long for ages 3-4 and 5-7 year olds.
Dancers start to learn fundamental tap steps and beginner ballet technique in a fun and
engaging way. Mini 1 classes will perform one dance at the end of the year recital, either Ballet
or Tap. Mini 2 classes will perform two dances, both Ballet and Tap.

Mini 2 Intermediate Ballet/Tap

This class is 45 minutes long. The Mini 2 Intermediate class is
designed for dancers who have previous dance experience and are ready to fine-tune their
beginner level technique and broaden their skills to include some intermediate-level technique
and terminology. Dancers need to be evaluated for or invited to this class. The Mini 2
Intermediate class will perform two dances at the end of the year recital, both Ballet and Tap.

Mini 1 Hip Hop & Mini 2 Hip-Hop

These classes are 30 minutes long. In these classes, they
will learn simplified hip hop moves and focus on enjoying dance to upbeat music while working
on motor skills. This class will perform one dance at the end of the year recital.

Junior Intermediate Ballet, Contemporary/Lyrical & Jazz

This 75 minute class is designed
for dancers who have previous dance experience in ballet. Dancers will need to be invited or
evaluated for this class. In this class they will expand on their knowledge and skills in ballet, and
will also learn the styles of jazz, lyrical, and contemporary. This class is designed for the dancer
that desires to take their skills and technique to the next level. Dancers will need to be invited to
this class. This class will perform a jazz, ballet, and lyrical dance at the end of the year recital.

Junior Intermediate Tap

This class is 30 minutes long. This class is designed for the dancer
that desires to take their skills and technique to the next level. Dancers will need to be invited to
this class.

Junior & Senior Ballet & Contemporary/Lyrical

This class is 60 minutes long.
Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance
genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Lyrical dance combines elements of
ballet and jazz. There is more freedom of movement and emotion in these styles of dance. This
class will also focus on ballet technique as a foundation. This class will perform two dances, a
Ballet dance and either a Contemporary or Lyrical dance, at the end of the year recital.

Senior Contemporary/Lyrical & Jazz

This class is 60 minutes long. Contemporary dance is a
style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern,
jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Lyrical dance combines elements of ballet and jazz. “Jazz” is
basically a modern style that combines ballet technique, useful for jumps, leaps and pirouettes

with elements of modern and contemporary dance. There is more freedom of movement and
emotion in these styles of dances. This class will also focus on ballet technique as a foundation.
This class will perform a Jazz and Contemporary or Lyrical dance at the end of the year recital.

Junior & Senior Hip-Hop

These classes are 30 minutes of Hip Hop. These classes will
perform one dance at the end of the year recital.

Junior & Senior Tap

These classes are 30 minutes long. Dancers will learn a variety of tap
dance fundamentals and/or expand on their skills from any previous tap experience. At this level
dancers will focus more on synchronization with their peers and start to explore and create more
fun and intricate beats. This class will perform one dance at the end of the year recital.

Jazz-Pop

This is a 30 minute class filled with fun and jazzy songs that your child will love!
This class includes basic jazz moves and turns with a touch of hip-hop with appropriate music
selections. Class is for ages 8-11. They will perform one dance at the end of the year recital.

Competitive Dance

This class is invite only and it offers a higher level of dance training for the
individual. In the competitive dance program they train in Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz
and Tap. They compete at competitions in the Rochester Regional area.