Classes are specifically designed for 3 and 4 year olds, with an introduction to music, dance, rhythm, coordination, and creative movement. Each class is 45 minutes in length and combines ballet/tap or ballet/tumbling. The basic principles of body and spatial awareness, coordination, rhythm and an overall feel for music are developed while incorporating the fundamentals of dance. These fundamentals are introduced and developed in a playful and non-competitive environment. Leotard, tights, and leather or canvas ballet shoes are required. See the Winter 2016 Showcase Keepsake Booklet here.
This Parent/Tot Class is an introductory class for your child and you to learn basic ballet using creative music and movement with the help of different props. Balance, coordination, and flexibility will be developed. Music changes every session. The Winter Dance Showcase Saturday, December 15. All students are required to purchase a $30 recital costume. Child will keep costume after recital.
Music and dance props will encourage a "prince" or "princess" to use their imagination as they learn basic ballet steps with the magic of fairytales. Girls should wear a leotard, tights, and pink ballet shoes. Skirts or tutus also may be worn. Boys should wear a t-shirt, shorts, and black ballet shoes. Child should be prepared to participate without the assistance of a parent. The session focuses on learning dance techniques, routines and group work to develop a teamwork atmosphere. The Winter Dance Showcase is December 15. All students are required to purchase a $30 recital dance costume.
Pre Ballet & Tumbling
Basic skills will be taught in this class designed for the beginner. Correct terminology and positions will be used. Flexibility and coordination are only two of the benefits from participating in this ballet & tumbling class. Leotard, tights, leather or canvas ballet shoes are required. Saturday, December 15 is our Winter Showcase. All students are required to purchase $30 recital costume. Child will keep costume after recital.