5 years old by Sept 1
Ballet- Introduces dancers to the grace of ballet
Jazz- Introduces dancers to the basic steps of jazz
*This class is offered as a combination with ballet.
Acro- Introduces dancers to the fundamentals of basic acrobatics
Hip Hop- 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.
Ballet- Any style leotard, pink/black/or tan transitional tights, (no pantyhose), no jewelry. Ballet skirts optional
Acro/Jazz- Any style leotard, pink/black/or tan transitional tights, (no pantyhose) no jewelry. Black dance shorts optional
Hip Hop- Any style of athletic apparel that is easy to move in and comfortable.
Ballet- Pink Ballet Slipper, NO TIES!
Jazz- Nude split sole jazz shoe
Hip Hop- White Cassata Pastry High Top
5-6 Classroom Milestones
Refine Listening Skills
Stand in Line and Take Turns
Refine Rhythm and Counting (1-8)
Distinguish Left from Right
Practice Manners & Sharing
Execute Gross Motor Skills
Develop Coordination & Balance Skills
Learn Dance Vocabulary Words
Understand Spatial Awareness in Lines
Move Through Choreography as A Group