Tiny Tot Twos - Preschool - Ballet - Tap - Jazz - Acrobatics - Lyric - Hip Hop - Pointe - Competition Classes
Our 2 year old dance classes are the perfect way to introduce your little one to the world of dance. We'll work on developing their fine and gross motor skills while teaching classroom etiquette, learning basic dance moves and exploring creative movement with music. We make sure to keep the atmosphere light and fun while encouraging your child to move and explore. Our classes are a great way to help your child develop their imagination and confidence through the power of dance.
Preschool Classes: Our preschool class will excite and stimulate young students minds and imaginations while introducing 3 & 4 year old students to fundamental techniques of movement and basic dance steps. The class will combine both tap and ballet, as well as creative movement.
Ballet: Ballet is offered to students 7 years of age and up. This class will develop technique, strength, poise, grace and control.
Pre-ballet is for students 5 & 6 years old, This class is our introductory ballet class, developed especially with our young dancers physical capabilities in mind. We will build and enhance the students motor skills, coordination and establishes foundations in basic dance technique.
Jazz: Jazz is offered to students 7 years of age and up. An American dance form which utilizes popular music from top 40 to musical theater and a wide variety of movement while developing strength, coordination, flexibility and a sense of style.
Pre-jazz: Is for students 5 & 6 years of age. This class will introduce basic jazz technique, building the students' motor skills , developed with this specific age group in mind.
Acrobatics: Acrobatics is also offered to students 3 years of age and up. Students will learn a variety of different skills while developing strength, flexibility and control.
Tap: Tap is offered to students 5 years of age & up. These classes develop concentration, co-ordination, rhythm and timing with a broad knowledge of tap technique.
Lyric/Contemporary: Lyric is offered to students 10 years of age and up. Students wishing to take lyrical classes must also be enrolled in ballet class. Lyrical is a combination of ballet and jazz styles, used to interpret the lyrics, relating the mood and feeling of a song, as well as expanding on the physical benefits from ballet.
Hip Hop: Hip Hop is offered to students 9 years of age and up. Incorporating many of today’s styles such as street dance, breakdance and popping & locking to name a few. Students will learn rhythm, freedom of movement and expression
Additional Classes include:
Pointe: Pointe is offered to students 12 years of age with
at least 3 years of ballet and teacher’s approval.
Students taking pointe must also continue ballet study.
Competition Class: Information on request.
Private & Solo Choreography: Information on request.
Contact Dance Arts Centre for more information.