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Ballet Levels 1-5 
Course has prerequisites Class Time: 1 hour 
Description:  Students will learn classical ballet techniques and terminology. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work, and across-the-floor combinations. The ballet curriculum is based on a combination of the Russian methods as students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.
Lyrical/Contemporary Levels Beg-Adv
Course has prerequisitesClass Time:1 Hour
Description: Lyrical class is designed for students with previous training in ballet. 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. Students must take this class in conjunction with ballet.
Jazz Levels 1-5 and Advanced
Course has prerequisitesClass Time:1 Hour
Description: Jazz class will focus on learning proper dance technique such as isolations of the body, improving performance quality and developing complex rhythms and patterns. Students will be exposed to various styles of jazz such as Broadway, Street and Jazz Funk to help develop a well rounded dancer. Class curriculum is based on ballet technique layered with traditional jazz movement and includes a proper warm-up, stretches, isolations, across-the-floor progressions, and combinations. As students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.
Extensions
Class Time:1 Hour
Description: This class is designed to improve a dancer's range of motion, enhance muscle flexibility and increase their level of core muscle strength. Through a variety of stretches and strengthening exercises, dancers will also increase their awareness of their own body's potential as it connects to expression through movement.This class will not participate in the year end performance.
Gymnastics Beg-Adv
Class Time:1 Hour
Description: Gymnastic teaches flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline & concentration. This class will focus on fundamental gymnastic technique. Students will learn such things as handstands, sommersaults, cartwheels, back bends, walkovers, back handsprings, tucks, & running tumbling. This class is great for students looking to enhance their agility, flexibility, & strength.This class will not participate in the year end performance.
Turns and Leaps Beg-Adv
Class Time:1 Hour
Description: This a jazz technique class to help dancers work on those specific skills and tricks. Jumps, turns, and kicks techniques will be included in the class curriculum. 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. This class will not participate in the year end performance.
Tap Levels Beg-Adv
Course has prerequisitesClass Time:1 Hour
Description: Tap classes are designed to develop rhythm, style and sound. Students will learn a variety of tap styles. 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.
Hip Hop Levels Beg-Adv
Course has prerequisitesClass Time:1 Hour
Description: Hip hop is a high-energy class that infuses the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping, and locking. Classes will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. Hip hop dance requires students to have the strength and stamina to successfully perform moves. Therefore class includes upper and lower body conditioning as well as a rigorous warm-up to help prepare students for more intense movements.