Class Descriptions And Dress Codes

My Grownup and Me (1.5-3 years): This class focuses on getting the little ones to move, learn basic movement and music, and have fun. The class requires the parent or caregiver to participate and help the child with movement.

Dress code: Children and grownups may wear any appropriate exercise or dance wear. Children can wear ballet shoes or barefoot. Grownups may be bare foot. Please no street shoes or socks.

Creative Ballet (3-4 years): A fun yet planned out class will be given. The children will stretch, learn basic positions and movement, use small and big movements both with the instructor and creatively, and finish up with Grand Jetes.

Dress code: Any color leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. Ballet skirts are permitted. Hair pulled back in a ponytail, braid, or bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No socks or tights without ballet shoes.

Creative Ballet/ Hip Hop (3-4 years): Children will be taught both dance styles. Creative ballet for the first 25 minutes and then hip hop for 20 minutes. This is a great class for those students who want to try both dance styles.

Dress Code: same as creative ballet

Lil Hip Hop (3-4 years): This class is fun, energetic, and a great introduction to hip hop. Basic hip hop moves will be taught in a creative way and children will be allowed to explore their movements as well.

Dress Code: Students may wear leggings and leotard or t-shirt. Non marking sneakers or jazz sneakers and hair pulled back off face.

Pre Ballet (4-5 years): This class is a step up from Creative ballet. It will consist of more structure, more positions and movements, an organized across the floor, learning of classical ballet music, learning music tempos, and ending in Grand Jetes.

Dress Code: Any color leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. Ballet skirts are permitted. Hair pulled back in a ponytail, braid, or bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No socks or tights without ballet shoes.

Creative Jazz (4-5 years): A Fun Creative jazz class which includes stretching, beginning jazz movements, across the floor, creative exploring, and leaps; all done to music they love.

Dress Code: Suntan or pink tights with any color leotard. Tan jazz shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Tiny Tap/ Jazz (4-5 years): This class starts with creative Jazz for 25 minutes and then switches to basic tap for 20 minutes. A great class for kids who want to try both dance styles.

Dress Code: Suntan or pink footed tights with any color leotard. Black tap shoes and tan jazz shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Ballet for K (5-6 years): Students in this class will start using the barre for a few ballet warm-up exercises. Class will begin at the barre, then floor stretches, center technique, across the floor, leaps, and one classical free movement song.

Dress Code: Lilac ballet leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. Ballet skirts are permitted. Hair pulled back in a ponytail, braid, or bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No Socks or tights without ballet shoes.

Jazz I (5-6 years): Class will start with center warm-up, stretches, basic body isolations, and basic jazz steps. Students will practice Jazz steps across the floor and end class with jumps and leaps.

Dress Code: Suntan or black tights, or leggings with any color leotard. Tan jazz shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Hip Hop I (5-6 years): This class starts with a fun up beat warm-up, including basic isolation and hip hop movement. Stretching will be included as well as across the floor and little combinations.

Dress Code: Black tights, jazz pants, or jazz shorts and any color leotard. Black Jazz shoes or dance sneaker. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Contemporary I (5-6 years): Students in this class will learn basic contemporary movement and the coordination of upper body and lower body movements together. Music will be a collection of softer pop music, lyrical, soft rock, world, and drums.

Dress Code: Any color tights or leggings and leotard. Bare foot or half soles. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Tap I (5-6 years): Students in this class will start to learn the basic tap steps, including; timing, sounds, and coordination. Center, across floor, and short combinations will be given.

Dress Code: Any color tights or leggings and leotard. Black Split sole tap shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Boys Hip Hop (6-9 years): A class just for boys. It will be fun, upbeat, high energy hip hop movements. Across the floor and center combinations will be given.

Dress Code: Black or blue dance or exercise pants/sweats with t-shirt. Please no oversized clothes. Students must wear Dance sneakers or non-marking shoes.

Ballet I (6-7 years): Class will begin at the barre, then floor stretches, center technique, across the floor, and Grand Jetes. More barre exercises and center technique will be introduced.

Dress Code: Baby blue ballet leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. No skirts are allowed. Hair in bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No Socks or tights without ballet shoes.

Ballet II (7-8 years): Class begins at the ballet barre. Barre last 25 minutes, followed by 10 minutes of center stretch and ballet positions, and ending with across the floor and jetes. Proper center, arm, and foot placement is emphasized.

Dress Code: Navy blue ballet leotard, pink tights, and split sole ballet shoes. No skirts are allowed. Hair in bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No Socks or tights without ballet shoes.

Jazz II (7-9 years): Class will start with center warm-up, stretches, body isolations, and basic jazz balances and turns . Students will practice Jazz steps, turns, and leaps across the floor. Class will end with a short combination.

Dress Code: Black tights or black jazz leggings with any color leotard. Tan jazz shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Hip Hop II (7-11 years): Students will enjoy this fun upbeat class. A center warm-up, isolations, stretching, hip hop movements and combinations will be given.

Dress Code: Black tights, jazz pants, or jazz shorts and any color leotard. Black Jazz or dance sneaker. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Contemporary II (7 years and up): Class will start with a warm-up incorporating strength, flexibility, and release technique. Students in this class will learn contemporary movement and the coordination of upper body and lower body movements together. Music will be a collection of softer pop music, lyrical, soft rock, world, and drums.

Dress Code: Any color tights or leggings and leotard. Bare foot or half soles. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Tap II (7-9 years): Students in this class will continue perfecting basic tap steps and work on timing and coordination. Center, across the floor, and combinations will be given.

Dress Code: Any color tights or leggings and leotard. Black Split sole tap shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Salsa Kids (8 years and up): Students in this class will be taught Salsa on 2, Mambo style. Class will focus on timing, the basic steps, shines, and coordination.

Dress Code: Dance or exercise wear with Jazz shoes, character shoes, or salsa shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail or braid.

Ballet III (8 years and up): This class requires the instructors approval and prior ballet training. Students will start at the barre for 35 minutes, then center for 10 minutes, and across the floor for 15 minutes. Ballet students will be taught proper center placement, positions, and correct technique.

Dress Codes: Burgundy ballet leotard, pink tights, and split sole ballet shoes. No skirts are allowed. Hair in bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No Socks or tights without ballet shoes. Prior ballet training required for this level. Must have instructors permission for this class.

Ballet IV (9 years and up): This class requires the instructors approval and prior ballet training. This is an intermediate level ballet class and all students in this level should have completed at least 2-3 years prior ballet training.

Dress Code: Forest Green ballet leotard, pink tights, and split sole ballet shoes. No skirts are allowed. Hair in bun. Must wear ballet shoes. No Socks or tights without ballet shoes. Prior ballet training required for this level. Must have instructors permission for this class.

Stretch and Strengthen (teen/Adult): A great class to increase flexibility and improve on your strength using low impact mat exercises and resistance stretches. This class will benefit the dancer looking to improve on their flexibility or strength or the adult looking for exercise and a way to distress.

Dress Code: Any exercise attire.

Adult Salsa: This class is a Salsa on 2, Mambo style class. Shines and partner work will be taught. Class will start with isolations, warm-up, basic steps, shines, and then partner work. Students will be taught in a structured format and build on each week.

Woman Dress Code: Dance and proper exercise attire is highly suggested. Recommended salsa shoes for women are; Dance Sneakers, Jazz Shoe, Ladies Ballroom or Latin practice Shoe. Please no outside marking shoes.

Men Dress Code: Dance and proper exercise attire is highly suggested. Jeans are ok for beginner classes. Recommended salsa shoes for men are; Men’s dance shoe, dance sneaker, or smooth bottom shoe. Please No outside marking shoes.

Beginning Adult Ballet: It is never to late to start ballet. Whether a seasoned adult dancer, a returning ballet student, or a first time student; you will learn something in this ballet class. Class will focus on teaching proper technique and alignment through the use of group corrections as well as individual corrections.

Dress Code: Tights or leggings and a leotard and Ballet shoes.