Class Descriptions and Dress Codes

Young Dancer Combinations
     Designed specifically for the pre-school aged dancer.  This class combines ballet, jazz and tap. This is a great class for beginner dancers! This class allows them to try out 3 styles and keeps them excited and moving week after week! 
     Dress Code:  Any color leotard with any color tights.  Skirts allowed. Pink leather ballet shoes and black tap shoes.
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.

Ballet
     The basis of all dance forms. A classical dance form characterized by grace and precision of movement, elaborate formal gestures, steps, and poses.  
     
Dress Code: Solid black leotard with pink tights; skirts allowed.  Pink leather or canvas ballet shoes.
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a bun for ballet and pointe.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.

Jazz
     A broad term for American social and stage dance influenced by jazz music. 
     
Dress Code:   Any solid color leotard with pink, black or tan tights.  Black dance pants or shorts allowed.   Tan jazz shoes.
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.

Tap
     A style of American theatrical dance distinguished by percussive footwork that marks out precise rhythmic patterns on the  floor.
     
Dress Code:   Any solid color leotard, black shorts or leggings.  Black Tap shoes (for Recital)  
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.


Hip - Hop
     A jazz based dance class using today's more popular music and dance styles.
     
Dress Code:  Workout clothes, sneakers not worn outside. More form fitting clothing is preferred so the instructor can adjust students alignment. 
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.
Pre-Hip Hop is a fun introduction to this popular dance style for dancers ages 4-6.

Acrobatics
     Gymnastics without the use of apparatus.  With the use of mats, student’s master tumbling and other techniques involving strength, flexibility, movement and dance.
     Dress Code:  Any solid color biketard or leotard with footless tight or leggings.  Bare feet.
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.

Musical Theater
     Teaches acting, vocal and dancing skills to prepare for stage performances.
     
Dress Code:  Black leotard with tan tights. Black dance pants or shorts allowed. Tan Character Shoes.
     No t-shirts or extra clothing allowed in class.
     Hair must be in a ponytail for all classes.
     Hair and bangs must be kept neat and secured off the face by using a tight headband or clips.

 
Tecnhique Classes

 Black workout shorts or dance pants are best with a white or black tank or t-shirt.   Bare-feet, black ballet or jazz shoes allowed.  HIP HOP:  Any style work out clothing and clean sneakers.

Please speak with your teacher for more specific options for attire.