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Creative Dance Age 2, Parent/Child

This is an Introductory class for our very young dancer with a Parent/Guardian in attendance. Class is 30 min long One day /week. Student will explore dance trough movement, music, rhythm and beat. We introduce the very basics of stretching, dancing and tumbling, in simple and creative ways.

Pre Ballet/Tap Age 3-5

Pre-Ballet with an introduction to Tap. They learn basic Tap terminology and choreography. Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm, and coordination are taught, practiced, and developed through creative movement, music.

Students are introduced to ballet etiquette.  Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm, and coordination are taught, practiced and developed.   As student’s practice, they increase balance, coordination and grace.

Pre Ballet Age 6-7

Students are introduced to ballet etiquette.  Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm, and coordination are taught, practiced and developed.   As student’s practice, they increase balance, coordination and grace.

Ballet Level I to Advanced (Age 8 and up)

Ballet dance is a very formal and strict type of performance dance. In order to become proficient at ballet dance, one must be extremely dedicated to the art and diligent in regard to practice and rehearsal time.  Students will learn ballet fundamentals and terminology while developing strength, confidence, balance, and flexibility.

Tap Beginning to Advanced (Age 6 and up)

These classes teach rhythm, coordination, basic tap terminology and choreography. This class is designed to refine tap skills, while moving beyond the fundamentals of tap.  Students will put the fundamentals to work by learning new steps, rhythms, patterns, and combinations.

Jazz Beginning to Advanced (Age 6 and up)

The Jazz curriculum is based on classical and modern Jazz dance technique, focusing on flexibility, rhythm, extension, balance, speed, and strong movement, preparing students for a lifetime of dancing.  Ballet is an important part of Jazz and is required for the higher levels of Jazz.

Hip Hop Beginning to Intermediate (Age 8 and up)

This class teaches rhythm, coordination, and musicality.  Street dance styles are performed to hip hop music, but without suggestive music/movements.  Our Hip Hop dancers develop focus, strength, and agility while having fun.

Break Dancing Beginning to Intermediate (Age 8 and up)

This class focuses heavily on choreography, its creation process, and cleaning a finished piece. Students will become comfortable with freestyle and choreographing dance.  They will learn intricate foot work, pantomime, spinning head stands, tumbling, and improvisation. Students are challenged to think on their feet while enjoying an energetic and fast-paced dance class.

Tumbling Level I to Advanced (Age 5 and up)

Tumbling, also known as floor gymnastics, is a form of gymnastics performed without any specialized equipment. Stunts like backflips, handsprings, forward rolls and tucks are shown on the floor using tumbling mats for added cushion. Tumbling skills include handstands, cartwheels, round offs, back handsprings, back tucks etc.

Adult – Ballet Beginning / Intermediate

Ballet dance is a very formal and strict type of performance dance.  Adult students will learn ballet fundamentals and terminology while developing strength, confidence, balance, and flexibility.

Adult – Tap Beginning – Intermediate / Advanced

These classes teach rhythm, coordination, basic tap terminology and choreography. This class is designed to refine tap skills, while moving beyond the fundamentals of tap.  Adult students will put the fundamentals to work by learning new steps, rhythms, patterns, and combinations.

Adult – Jazz Beginning – Intermediate

The Jazz curriculum is based on classical and modern Jazz dance technique, focusing on flexibility, rhythm, extension, balance, speed, and strong movement.  Super fun class for adults!  Come join us!

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Layton, UT 84041

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