CLASSES

WHICH CLASS?  Our policy is "age as of September 1".  Placement in classes for student's 9 and older depends not just on age, but on ability level as well.

BROADWAY BOUND (Ages 4-5) (45 Minutes) This class will be a fun way to introduce your child to pre-ballet and pre-tap while learning singing and acting techniques. (SHOES: Pink ballet slippers and black flat-soled tap shoes.)
COMPANY HIP HOP JUNIOR AND SENIOR (Ages 10+ or with teachers permission) (60 Minutes)  This class is intended for the student who has been dancing for several years, has a desire to learn more at a faster pace and who has shown a need for something more!  This class is by invitation only for current students.  New students please inquire. (SHOES:  White Soled Sneakers)
CREATIVE DANCE (Ages 3-4) (30 Minutes) This class includes a variety of movement activities which develop listening skills, rhythm sense, increase gross and fine motor skills and body awareness.  This class is ballet based.  (SHOES: Pink ballet slippers.)
DANCE COMBO (Ages 5-7, 6-8) (50 Minutes)  A ballet, jazz and tap combination class.  This class will give the children a base and exposure to different types of dance.  The combo class helps keep the children excited, interested and focused.  (SHOES:  Pink ballet slippers, black tap shoes and tan jazz shoes.)
HIP HOP (Ages 5-7,8-10) (45 Minutes) This high energy dance class teaches age-appropriate funk moves set to pop music.  This class will develop the dancer’s rhythm and coordination while encouraging freedom of movement.  This class is perfect for young dancers of all skill levels who will benefit from the energy, creativity and self-expression that hip-hop offers.  
(SHOES: Sneakers which are not dancers outside shoes, comfortable pants or shorts.  No jeans.)
HIP HOP/TUMBLING (Ages 5-8) (45 Minutes) In this class students will learn such things as hand stands, chin stands, cart wheels, back bends, walkovers, balance and contortion tricks while learning dance moves to age appropriate pop music.  This class is great for students looking to enhance their agility, strength and flexibility while getting their groove on at the same time.  (SHOES:  White Acro Shoes) 
JAZZ/FUNK (Ages 6-9 and 10-13) (45 Minutes)  This class incorporates elements of classical jazz dance technique combined with funky street-style hip hop funk movement.  (SHOES:  Tan jazz shoes.) 
JR & SR COMPANY (BALLET) (JAZZ) (TAP) (Ages 11+ or with teachers permission) (Jazz/Tap 60 Minutes) , (Ballet 45  Minutes)  This class is intended for the student who has danced for several years, has a desire to learn more at a faster pace, and who has shown a need for something more!  This class is by invitation only for current students.  New students please inquire.   (SHOES:  Tan jazz shoes , pink ballet slippers and  black tap shoes.)
LYRICAL (Ages 10+) (45 Minutes)  Lyrical is the fusion of ballet and jazz with expressive motions that tell a story.  Students will learn lyrical technique along with how to express emotion through movement.  This class is recommended for all company members. (SHOES: Tan jazz shoes.)
PRE COMPANY COMBO (BALLET, JAZZ & TAP)  (Ages 8+ or with teachers permission)  This class is intended for the student who has been dancing for several years, has a desire to learn more about ballet, jazz and tap with the intent to move into company and who has shown a need for something more!  this class is by invitation only for current students.  New students please inquire.  (SHOES:  Pink ballet slippers, tan jazz shoes and black tap shoes.)
PRE COMPANY HIP HOP (Ages 9+) (45 Minutes)  This class is intended for the student who has been dancing for several years, has a desire to learn more, shows potential in this particular area of dance, who is on track for company and who has shown a need for something more!  This class is by invitation only for current students.  New students, please inquire. (SHOES:  White soled sneakers.  No jeans.)
Kids in Motion Dance Studio