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Baby Ballerinas

2 – 3 year olds

Ages 2 – 3 years old will love the half hour class each week where they will do rhythm, motor coordination skills, beginning Ballet movement along with magical imaginative activities with songs and dances. This is the perfect start for your beautiful tiny dancer.

Pre-School Class

3.5 – 4.5 years old

Students 3.5 – 4.5 year olds will take 20 minutes Ballet class and 20 minutes Tap class. Ballet class will include pre-Ballet stretches, Ballet positions, movements, motor coordination skills and imaginative movement. Tap class will cover basic tap movements, rhythm skills with delightful songs and dances.

Twinkling Stars Pre-School I
Twinkling Stars is for first time Pre-School dance, even if they have had Baby Ballerinas.

Shining Stars Pre-School II
Shining Stars Class is for students who have had 10 months of Pre-School dance.

Tap & Ballet Combo Class

5 – 7 year olds

Dancers 5 – 7.5 yrs of age will have 30 minutes of Ballet and 30 minutes of Tap. Ballet Levels I & II will be taught with stretches, warm up, barre’, center floor adagio and traveling movement with turns and leaps. Correct Ballet terminology will be taught. Tap class will learn Level 1 -3 of Tap through tap barre’, center and traveling combinations with energetic dances.

Tumbling

4 yrs and up

Basic tumbling moves will be taught from front rolls through aerials. Warm ups and stretches are necessary. Levels of Tumbling classes are:

  • Pre-School Tumbling ( 4 – 6 years )
  • Beginning Tumbling ( 6 – 9 years )
  • Intermediate Tumbling ( 6 – 11 years )
  • Advanced Tumbling ( 7 – 17 years )
Ballet

6 yrs and up

Ballet students will have stretch warm-ups, barre’ and adagio technique. Ballet combinations will be taught in center floor and traveling. Correct Ballet terminology will be taught.

Jazz

7 yrs. and up

Jazz classes will do stretches, center and down the floor combinations. Jazz includes turns, jumps and kicks in a very energetic dance form with today’s music.

Lyrical

7 yrs. and up

Lyrical is a flowing combination of Ballet and jazz movement that tells a story with the words of the music.

Contemporary

7 yrs. and up

Contemporary dance is a fluid dance movement which uses a combination of Lyrical and modern movements. Contemporary is a very popular form of dance with the young dancer today.

Hip Hop

5 yrs. and up

Students will learn the latest moves in Hip Hop. Stretch, warm up, technique and floor exercises will be done in each class. Tasteful energetic – age appropriate dances with appropriate music will be learned.

Pointe'

Students must have at least 3 years ballet experience with leg and feet development sufficient for skills in Pointe’ work. Teacher permission needed.

Tap, Ballet & Jazz Combo

8 yrs. and up

Ages 8 years and up will have divided study in all three disciplines. Levels 1 -10 according to age and experience.

Turn, Jump, Kick

6 yrs and up

Turn, Jump, Kick class is for the students who want to advance in their skills for Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical and Contemporary dance.

Cheer

5 yrs. and up

Students will learn cheer skills with energy and strength stressed. Warm up stretches and tumbling are incorporated in this class. Perfect for the girls who want to cheer but not compete.

Adult Classes

18 yrs. and up

Classes for adults are offered in Ballet/Jazz, Tap and Hip Hop.

MLSD Competitive Team

6 yrs and up

Competitive Team is for the dancer who wants to be challenged further with dance and performance. For more information contact Miss Mary Lee.