Recreational

Pre-school & recreational non-competitive class descriptions & information

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CLASS DESCRIPTIONS FOR PRE-SCHOOL & RECREATIONAL

Our staff consists of professionally trained, educated and credentialed dancers with many years of dance experience.  Classes offered include Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Lyrical, Pom and Hip-Hop for beginner to advanced level students aged 2 ½ years old to adult and taught by experienced instructors.

Every time I dance, I turn into a better version of me...

Preschool Classes: 3-5 years of age(Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Jazz/Pom, Hip Hop)

All of our preschool dance classes are introductions to dance. Students will learn basic terminology, develop rhythm, coordination and confidence in dance.

 

Through movement and song children gain strength and endurance, and they challenge themselves cognitively and emotionally as well. All students in our preschool program will learn a dance to be performed at the end of the season in our annual recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: 3-5 year old classes

Tap- Black Patent Leather

Ballet- Pink Leather Ballet

Jazz/Pom- Tan or Carmel Jazz Shoe

Jazz- Tan or Carmel Jazz Shoes

Hip-Hop-Black Jazz Shoe

Ballet

This class is the foundation of all dance. Students will learn proper terminology, stretching, placement, alignment, discipline and technique. This class will help students in all other forms of dance and is highly recommended for all dancers. Students will learn a routine to be performed at the end of the season in our annual recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: Pink Leather Ballet Shoe (5-7 years old)

Split Sole Pink Leather Ballet Shoe (8-up)

 

*Pointe* All Pointe classes are by teacher approval. Students will need a letter from a

Podiatrist indicating they are ready for Pointe.

Jazz

This class will focus on building strong technique in dance. The students will learn proper stretching, strength and focus on flexibility. This is a high energy class with upbeat music. Students will learn across the floor combinations incorporating leaps, turns, jumps, etc. Students in this class will learn a routine to be performed at the end of the season at our annual dance recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: EJ2 Capezio Carmel Jazz Shoe

Jazz/Pom

This class is high energy and focuses on strength, precision and jazz technique. This class will prepare students for their high school and college dance teams. Students will work on across the floor pom combinations, combined with jazz technique.

 

Students in this class will learn and perform a routine at

the end of the season in our annual dance recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: EJ2 Capezio Carmel Jazz Shoe

Tap

This class will introduce many rhythmic and traditional tap combinations. Students will learn tap terminology and proper timing with the music. Students will learn a routine to be performed at the end of the season in our annual recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: Black Leather Tap Shoe

 

Lyrical

Lyrical is a combination of Ballet, Jazz and Modern dance. This class allows students to be very expressive with their movement and emotion in dance. Students will learn a routine to be performed at the end of the season in our annual recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: EJ2 Capezio Carmel Jazz Shoe

 

 

Hip Hop

This class is a fun, upbeat class focusing on many different hip hop styles. Students will learn different styles such as street dancing, break dancing and pop and lock. Students in this class will learn a routine to be performed at the end of the season in our annual recital.

 

Suggested Shoes: Black Jazz Shoe

Musical Theatre

This class will introduce famous music from Broadway Musicals. Students will learn many different styles of character dance and will also focus on the artistic expression used in performance. This is a fun, high energy class. Students in this class will learn and perform a routine in our annual dance recital at the end of the season.

 

Suggested Shoes: EJ2 Carmel Jazz Shoe

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Contact us

16424 26 Mile

Macomb, MI 48042

 

 

(586) 697-5033

21475 21 Mile Rd.

Macomb, MI 48044

 

 

(586) 421-2000

Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday - 4:30 – 9:00 PM

Saturday - 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday - 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Friday - 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Email: more1@comcast.net

Email: more1@comcast.net

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