Classes

We offer classes for a variety of levels.  Enrollment above Level One requires a placement class and approval by director.  Age ranges are for reference only and do not guarantee class placement.  Please be sure to enroll early for the semester, classes fill quickly!  

 

BALLET

Content:
Formal class structure, graduated curriculum, proper terminology

Duration:
1 hour, Level III and up 1.5 hours

Dress:
Girls leotard, skirt, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, boys white t-shirt, black athletic tpants, black ballet shoes.  Some levelshave color requirements for girls' leotard and skirt.

BALLET LEVELS:

Pre: Beginning, age 4-5
Teacher: Lauran Callan, Malia Hackney, Amy Leon
Class Color: light pink
Recitals Y/N: Yes

1A: Beginning, age 6-8
Teacher: Lauran Callan, Amy Leon
Class Color: light blue
Recitals Y/N: Yes

1B: Beginning, age 9-teen
Teacher: Lauran Callan, Amy Leon
Class Color: Lavender
Recitals Y/N: Yes

1C: Beginning, adult
Teacher: Malia Hackney
Recitals Y/N: No

2A/2B: Intermediate, age 6- teen
Teacher: Lauran Callan
Class Color: black
Recitals Y/N: Yes

3A/3B: Advanced I, age 6-teen
Teacher: Keersten Milson
Class Color: black
Recitals Y/N: Yes

4B: Advanced II, age 9-teen
Teacher: Lauran Callan
Class Color: black
Recitals Y/N: Yes

Corps de Ballet: Advanced III, age 12+, invitation only
Teacher: Keersten Milson
Class Color: black
Recitals Y/N: Yes

Ballet Joshua Tree: Advanced IV, age 12+, invitation only
Teacher: Lauran Callan
Class Color: royal blue
Recitals Y/N: Yes

 

TINY TUMBLERS

Content:
Tumbling and coordination skills, stretching and conditioning, limbering, balancing

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
Girls leotard and leggings or shorts, boys shorts or leggings and tucked in t-shirt, no jeans, students work in bare feet or foot undies, no shoes on mats

Recital Y/N: No

AGE: 3-4  must be potty trained
Teacher: Cassie Hogan


Wee Move: age 15-36 mos Parent participation required
Teacher: Cassie Hogan

CREATIVE MOVEMENT

Content:
Classical music immersion, basic movement and coordination, simple ballet moves and terminology, imaginative scenarios, use of props, scheduled theme days

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
Dancewear, costumes, play clothes, must wear ballet shoes

Recital Y/N:
Yes

Age Group:
3-4, potty-trained

Teacher:
Cassie Hogan
 

 

MUSICAL THEATER

Content:
Musicals, act, jazz dance, lip-sync

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
White t-shirt, black leggings, black jazz shoes

Recital Y/N:
Yes

MUSICAL THEATER LEVELS:

1A: Beginning, age 6-8
Teacher: Malia Hackney

1B: Beginning, age 9-teen
Teacher: Keersten Milson

2B: Intermediate, age 9-teen
Teacher: Keersten Milson

HIP HOP

Content:
'Clean and Screened' age appropriate dance moves, music and lyrics

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
Green t-shirt, black leggings, approved black rubber-soled shoes

Recital Y/N:
Yes

HIP HOP LEVELS:

1A: Beginning, age 6-8
Teacher: Marielle Richardson

1B: Beginning, age 9-teen

2B: Intermediate, age 9-teen
Teacher: Marielle Richardson

3B: Advanced I, age 10+
Teacher: Jordan Edwards
 

 

ACRO

Age Group: 9+

Teacher: Lauran Callan, Keersten Milson

Skill Prerequisite: see teacher

Content: contemporary dance with acrobatic elements, cirque includes props

Duration:
1.5 hours

Dress:
Dancewear, yoga/athletic wear

Recital Y/N:
Yes
 

 

TAP

Content:
Classical tap, Al Gilbert curriculum

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
Turquoise leotard, black leggings,  black tap shoes

Recital Y/N:
Yes

TAP LEVELS:

Pre: Age 4-5
Teacher: Jordan Edwards

1A/2A: Beginning, age 6-8
Teacher: Jordan Edwards

2A/2B: Intermediate, age 9-teen
Teacher: Jordan Edwards

Recital Y/N: Yes

 

JAZZ

Content:
Classical jazz, graduated curriculum, proper terminology

Duration:
1 hour

Dress:
Red leotard, black leggings, approved black jazz shoes

Recital Y/N:
Yes

JAZZ LEVELS:

1A: Beginning, age 6-8
Teacher: Jordan Edwards

1B: Beginning, age 9-13
Teacher: Jordan Edwards