Classes

 

 

 

PreDance

(Ages 3-5)  This class offers an introduction of basic motor skills and coordination for young children. This program incorporates basic ballet and tap into age appropriate exercises and games. The use of props such as flowers, ribbons, and scarves help to make learning fun.   

Dance 1

(Grades K & 1)  This class will continue to develop their ballet, jazz, and  tap techniques in a fun-filled environment.  (60 minute class)

 

 

Dance 2

(Grades 2 & 3) This class will continue to develop their ballet, jazz, and tap techniques in a fun-filled environment.  (75 minute class)

 

 

Dance 3

(Grades 4 & 5) This class will continue to develop their ballet, jazz, and tap techniques.  (75 minute class)

 

 

Dance 4

(Mid-High)  This class will continue to develop their ballet, jazz, and  tap techniques in a fun-filled environment.  (90 minute class)

 

 

Dance 5

(High School)  This class will continue to develop their ballet, jazz, and  tap techniques.  (90 minute class)

 

Ballet Technique

Ballet is a formalized style of movement that started in Europe. It has specific terminology and sets of exercises that are incorporated from the barre to center. Body placement, posture, balance, flexibility, and coordination are stressed. Ballet is an essential part of all disciple. (60 minute class)

 

Modern

Modern evolved from the "breaking of the rules" of strict Ballet. Exploration of the basic elements of dance- time, space, energy, relationships and the coordination of our bodies- builds on the student's natural creativity to develop an understanding of the essence of all dance forms. It complements Ballet and Jazz training and is highly recommended for intermediate and advanced dancers. (45 minutes class)

 

Tap

TAP . Its origins are in America, based on the Irish Jig, Clogging, and African rhythms and the rhythmic footwork is done with special shoes designed for Tap. The emphasis is placed on rhythm, style, and clarity of sounds. Tap is an excellent way to develop a good sense of rhythm, timing and stage presence.

 

Hip Hop / Poms 1

(Grades: Elementary)

HIP HOP A high-energy class that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of today’s hottest video choreographers.  Hip hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking, and breaking as well as freestyle movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style.  Hip hop is urban, it’s street, it’s diverse and forever changing.

POMS  This class is perfect for those dancers that want to explore different rhythm and dance techniques that work on timing, formations, some basic floor work and keep them exercising in a fun and healthy environment! Poms class teaches a variety of routines that prepares students for high school teams.

(45 minute class)

Hip Hop/ Poms 2

(Grades 5&6)

HIP HOP A high-energy class that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of today’s hottest video choreographers.  Hip hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking, and breaking as well as freestyle movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style.  Hip hop is urban, it’s street, it’s diverse and forever changing.

POMS  This class is perfect for those dancers that want to explore different rhythm and dance techniques that work on timing, formations, some basic floor work and keep them exercising in a fun and healthy environment! Poms class teaches a variety of routines that prepares students for high school teams.

(45 minute class)

Hip Hop (Mid-High) HIP HOP A high-energy class that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of today’s hottest video choreographers.  Hip hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking, and breaking as well as freestyle movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style.  Hip hop is urban, it’s street, it’s diverse and forever changing. (45 minute class)

 

Hip Hop 2

(High School) HIP HOP A high-energy class that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of today’s hottest video choreographers.  Hip hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking, and breaking as well as freestyle movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style.  Hip hop is urban, it’s street, it’s diverse and forever changing. (45 minute class)

 

Poms

(Mid High - High School) POMS  This class is perfect for those dancers that want to explore different rhythm and dance techniques that work on timing, formations, some basic floor work and keep them exercising in a fun and healthy environment! Poms class teaches a variety of routines that prepares students for high school teams. (45 minute class)

 

Leaps and Turns

LEAPS AND TURNS Beginning with a warm-up that incorporates skills needed for good turns and leaps, class will progress to exercises across the floor and center combinations that emphasize good technique and form. This class is the perfect compliment to the study of ballet, jazz, or modern. Increase your movement vocabulary and proficiency with many types of leaps and turns.

 

Pointe

Instructor permission only.

DAC Rehearsal - Emerald Line

Dance Art Company Rehearsal - Emerald Line 

DAC Rehearsal - Sapphire Line

Dance Art Company Rehearsal - Sapphire Line

DAC Rehearsal - Diamond Line

Dance Art Company Rehearsal - Diamond Line

Jazz/Lyrical

(Grades 5 -12) Jazz borrows from Modern and Ballet technique and develops stylistically. Therefore, it is wise, and strongly recommended, to study Ballet and/or Modern concurrently with Jazz. Jazz adapts itself easily to a variety of styles, including Broadway, music videos, TV, and concert performances. Classes consist of a warm-up, floor stretch, center barre, progressions and center combinations. (45 minute class)

Corps de Ballet Rehearsal

Corps de Ballet Rehearsal

DAC Rehersal Hip Hop

Dance Art Company Competition Class

DAC Rehersal - Jr/Sr Line

Dance Art Company Rehearsal -  Must Audition to participate

Zumba

Zumba is a dance fitness program that combines Latin & international music with dance to make exercise fun!  The music, created with specific beats and tempo changes, transitions the workout from one toning strengthening or cardio move to another and targets every major muscle group in the body.  You will enjoy music & choreography from Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Flamenco, Samba, Belly Dancing, and Hip Hop as you burn 500-1000 calories per hour.  Ditch the workout, join the party!Zumba
 

Musical Theater

An age appropriate introduction to the world of musical theatre for the divas in your family.Learn movement, basic steps & stage presence with new & traditional theater music

DAC Rehearsal - Ruby Line

Dance Art Company Rehearsal - Ruby Line

PreDance 2

(Ages 4-6)    This class offers an introduction of basic motor skills and coordination for young children. This program incorporates basic ballet and tap into age appropriate exercises and games. The use of props such as flowers, ribbons, and scarves help to make learning fun.  

DAC - Solo /Duets/Trios

Dance Art Company Members only.   Must have Instructor permission