Group Dance Class Descriptions:

*See below for schedule and class availability.

Bi-Annual Recitals, guest tickets for recitals AND costumes are all included with tuition.  No other dance studio includes all of that!  Scroll down to the bottom of this page for time schedule options.  Contact Us to register, book a tour or sign up for a trial class.

Preschool Ballet Classes

For ages 3 and 4 years old, this 45 minute class gently teaches listening skills and Ballet technique by using fun props and beautiful classical music. Children will learn how to conduct themselves in a formal dance class and how to dance ballet with a developmentally appropriate dance curriculum.

 NEW:  Baby Bop Hip Hop for 2 & 3 year olds!  

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Elementary Ballet I and II

For ages 5 – 7 (Level I) and ages 8 – 11 (Level II), 45 minute classes will include barre, floor technique, music recognition, creative dancing, dance vocabulary and beginning choreography.

Ballet I and Ballet II/Pre-Pointe

For ages 12 years old and up: Students in Ballet I & II learn barre and floor technique, music recognition and more advanced choreography.

Preschool Jazz/Hip-Hop & Jazz/Hip-Hop

hip-hop-kidsClasses are grouped for ages 3 – 4,  5 – 7 years old and 8 years old and up.  Jazz/Hip-Hop teaches coordination, musicality, rhythm, and muscle isolation.   Children begin to put together combinations and use muscle memory to repeat simple choreography. Class will consist of jazz technique, warm up, across the floor and learning combinations. Hip-Hop is an extension of Jazz. Students will learn the basics of Hip-Hop and break dancing. Appropriate and current music makes this class a hit with this age group.

Classes are 45 min for younger students and 1 hour for ages 8 and up.

Modern Dance (8 years and up)

Early Modern dancers were called pioneers. They wanted to use their Ballet training in new, and boundary-less ways. Modern dance is an extension of Ballet. Students will learn technique from Jose Limon, Martha Graham, Lester Horton, Doris Humphrey and Alvin Ailey. Classes are 45 minutes.

Lyrical-Ballet (Ages 5 – 7)

This class will fuse classical Ballet, Pre-Modern and Jazz dance technique creating a style that is expressive, athletic and fun. Dancers will love taking their dance technique to the next level while preparing for a Modern class.  Classes are 45 minutes.

*Classes subject to change due to enrollment. *

Private Dance Lessons are also available.

 ballerinaRequired Dance Attire:

All Ballet~

Black or pink leotard with pink tights, skirts are optional (no tutus), pink ballet slippers.

Ballet I & II/ Pre-Pointe: Black leotard and pink tights, pink ballet slippers. No skirts or tutus.

Boys: White t-shirt with black athletic pants or shorts. Black ballet slippers for ballet or black tap shoes with black socks for tap

Modern and Lyrical Ballet classes: Black or pink leotard with black or pink footless or convertible tights and “Dance Paws.” No Ballet slippers and no skirts.

Boys: White t-shirt and black athletic pants or shorts, dance paws or bare feet.

Creative Dance classes ~

Black or pink leotard with black or pink footless tights or any color leggings. Skirts are optional (no tutus) Ballet shoes or bare feet.

Boys: White t-shirt and black athletic pants or shorts, black ballet slippers with black socks or bare feet

Jazz/Hip-Hop and Theater Dance classes~

Any color leotard and tights or a fitted tank top or t-shirt with leggings. Cotton dance/cheerleader shorts with tights may also be worn over leotard. Black jazz sneakers or jazz shoes are required. NO regular street sneakers are allowed.

Boys: White t-shirt with black athletic pants or shorts. Black Jazz sneakers or jazz shoes with black socks

All dancers: No baggy t-shirts, offensive t-shirts, jeans, cut off shorts or jeggings are permitted. Only dance attire will be permitted.

 

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*Dance Schedule:  TBA

Registration is open now.  Call us at 732-251-3050 to let us know which class you are interested in.

Fall/Winter classes begin the week of September 11th, 2017.