As dancers continue in their technical training, strength training and conditioning will be added to their barre, center, and across the floor work in this hour-long class. Dancers also continue to learn vocabulary and dance history, to inspire the mind and the body. For those who meet qualifications, Pre-Pointe work will be introduced in an additional 15 minutes of instruction.
This class includes a proper warm up, isolations of the body, across the floor progressions, and choreography. Students will be exposed to various forms of jazz, and introduced to lyrical, which combines ballet and jazz technique with music inspiring movement. Lyrical allows dancers to focus on their performance and expression.
SPOTLIGHT MUSICAL THEATER
This class exposes students to musical theater as a whole with a focus on jazz dance technique, acting games to encourage confidence, and vocal exercises for projection. Students will work on a show piece from a famous musical for a period of 6-8 weeks. During one of our 6 weeks we will incorporate Tap! In-class performances showcase what the students have been practicing before moving on to a new show piece.
This hour-long class will introduce students to acro and tumbling skills. Skills will be taught based on each individual student's ability. Students will work on Flexibility, strength,balance,limbering & tumbling each class! This class is offered to students ages 8&UP! Students ages 8-9 will need to meet required class skills & teacher approval! Please contact the office to help you with proper class placement!