Class Levels ...
Preschool (Ages 3 1/2 - 5) --- Combination class of pre-ballet, tap, and acrobatics.
Pre-Ballet: 1st, 2nd, and 5th positions of the feet and arms. Step close, step hops, and jumps.
Tap: Toe drops, heel drops, shuffles, shuffle step, and ball-change.
Acrobatics: Beginning acrobatic skills, such as front and back rolls, bunny hops, and backbend push-ups.
1st - 3rd Grade --- Combination class of ballet, tap, and acrobatics.
Ballet: Barre work, such as plies, batterment tendus, and grand battements.
Floor Work: Step close, step close - step point, point-point-back-side-front, and 3 step turns.
Acrobatics: Front and back rolls, crabwalks, rolypolys, and cartwheels.
2nd - 4th Grade --- Combination class of ballet, tap, and acrobatics.
Ballet: Barre work, such as plies, batterment tendus, rond de jambes, and grand batterments.
Floor Work: Chasses, running waltz, chaine turns, and 3 step turns.
Acrobatics: More advanced skills, such as crabwalks, headstands, and cartwheels.
5th - 7th Grade --- Previous Dance experience required. Combination class of ballet, tap, and jazz.
Ballet: More advanced versions of plies, tendus, and grand batterments. Adds rond de jambs en l'air and frappes.
En Centre: Adage, pique turns echappe releves, pirouettes, and assemblies.
Jazz: Beginning to intermediate jazz skills such as isolations, jazz walks, chasses, and jazz pas de bourrees.
6th - 9th Grade --- Combination class of ballet, tap and jazz.
Advanced Ballet-Jazz --- Teen and adult class for advanced dancers.
Ballet: Advanced versions of plies, tendus, degages, rond de jambs a terre and rond de jambs en l'air, petite batterments, grand batterments, and developes.
En Centre: Adage, petite allegro, and grand allegro. Steps may include ballotes, brises, and sissiones. Tours such as pique, chaine, and jete.pique
Jazz: Isolations and stretches. Combinations to include different jazz styles, such as lyrical, musical theatre, and hip-hop.
Acting (Ages 7 - Adult) --- Pantomime, improvisation, and scene study.