Jazz, Tap, & Lyrical

Class Offerings & Schedule

The classes listed below may be taken as a stand-alone or paired with another class. We encourage all of our students to enroll in two or more classes to help develop a versatile foundation and comprehensive dance vocabulary. All students enrolled in the classes listed on this page have the opportunity to perform in the Spring Showcase - participation in this performance is highly encouraged. To view ballet class offerings click here. To view Pre-School and Combo  class offerings (ages 3-6), click here.

Pre-Tap | Ages 6-8

Dancers will learn basic steps and terminology in tap, and explore their own creative movement styles through the use of imaginative music and games in a safe, positive and energetic environment. Students practice confidence and self-esteem building exercises while learning fundamental concepts such as counting, rhythms, and sounds. Students have the opportunity to participate in our Spring Showcase at the end of the year.This class pairs nicely with our Pre-Ballet and/or Pre-Jazz class.

Details:

  • Ages 6-8 (As of September 1st)

  • One 30-minute class per week

  • Registration Fee: $45

  • Monthly Tuition: $40 (or $25 when paired with a Pre-Ballet or Pre-Jazz class)

  • Participation in Spring Showcase

Tap IAges 7+

Tap I builds on the foundations and terminology taught in Pre-Tap by focusing on refining rhythm, dynamics, and varying sounds. Tappers will go through a graduated warm-up to loosen their ankles and knees for proper execution of skills, across the floor progressions and have center floor work to learn and perfect new skills. Students have the opportunity to participate in our Spring Showcase at the end of the year.This class pairs nicely with Ballet I/II, Jazz I/II or Musical Theatre/Jazz class.

Details:

  • Ages 7+ (As of September 1st)

  • One 30-minute class per week

  • Registration Fee: $45

  • Monthly Tuition: $40 

  • Participation in Spring Showcase

Pre-Jazz | Ages 6-8

Jazz I/II | Ages 7+

Jazz focuses on strengthening technique while developing a high-energy, hard-hitting style.. Students will work on kicks, turns, leaps and picking up choreography quickly. Classes include an extensive warm-up, across the floor and center work.  Students have the opportunity to participate in our Spring Showcase at the end of the year. Pre-Jazz pairs nicely with Pre-Ballet and/or Pre-Tap. Jazz I/II class pairs nicely with Ballet I/II and Tap I.

Details:

  • Ages 6+ (As of September 1st)

  • One 45-minute or 1-hour class per week

  • Registration Fee: $45

  • Monthly Tuition: $50 (45 minutes) or $60 (1 hour)

  • Participation in Spring Showcase

Musical Theatre/Jazz | Ages 7+

This theatrics-based class focuses on foundational jazz technique and weekly routines inspired by current and past Broadway shows. Your performer will absolutely love this class! Students have the opportunity to participate in our Spring Showcase at the end of the year. This class pairs nicely with Ballet I/II and Tap I.

Details:

  • Ages 7+ (As of September 1st)

  • One 45-minute class per week

  • Registration Fee: $45

  • Monthly Tuition: $50

  • Participation in Spring Showcase

Lyrical/Contemporary | Ages 7+

Lyrical is a dance form that blends the technical elements of Ballet and Jazz.  It is characterized by fluid movement, utilizing resistance. Lyrical expresses strong emotion and is most often performed with passionate and artistic music. Students have the opportunity to participate in our Spring Showcase at the end of the year. This class pairs nicely with Ballet I/II and Jazz I/II.

Details:

  • Ages 7+ (As of September 1st)

  • One 45-minute class per week

  • Registration Fee: $45

  • Monthly Tuition: $60

  • Participation in Spring Showcase

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