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For Ages 7-9

DatesDaysClassTime AgeMemberNonMemberTime of Class/Number of classes
July 1- July 25Mondays and WednesdaysBallet 1& 2 S.1 with Paige1:00pm-1:45pm7-9$40$5045 min/8
July 1- July 30 (No Class July 4)
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Hip Hop 1 S.1 with Paige1:45pm-2:30pm7-9
$40
$50
45 min/8
August 5- August 29Mondays and Wednesdays
Yoga and Flexibility for Dancers with Paige3:45pm-4:15pm9 and Up$40
$50
45 min/8


On Blue Sombrero our prices listed are the full season price. Once you register you can choose the payment plan option to pay the session price at the beginning of each 10 week session. There are seperate classes for members versus non-members to make sure the correct price of the payment plans are available.

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Class descriptions:

Into to Pre Ballet: This class will teach the new dancers the basics of ballet. Meets once a week for 8 weeks.- Jess

Pre Ballet: This class will teach the new dancers the basics of ballet. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Creative Movement: This 10 Hour Camp will get your little ones how to tell a story through movement. Meets 1 hour a day for 2 weeks.- Kimberley

Pre- Ballet Camp: This 10 hour camp will introduce your dancer to the basics of ballet. Meets 1 hour a day for 2 weeks- Kimberley

Intro to Jazz: This class will teach the new dancers the basics of jazz technique and dance combinations to their favorite songs. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Intro to Tap: This class will teach the new dancers the basics of tap as well as understanding rhythms. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Ballet: This class will focus on ballet terms and ballet technique which is the foundation for all forms of dance. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Jazz: This class will teach the dancers different jazz styles and focus on jazz technique through fun combinations and dances. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Lyrical: This class will focus on the passion of dance through dancing to powerful lyrics where the dancer can connect. Lyrical is a combination of ballet and contemporary technique. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Tap: This class will focus on creating rhythms that challenge the dancers. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

Hip Hop: This will be a high energy class where the dancers can let loose and learn how to groove. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks- Paige

Modern: This class will teach students to use their bodies through expressive movements of abstract ideas. This style of dance is outside the structure of traditional ballet and jazz class. Meets twice a week for 4 weeks -Paige

** Private Dance Lessons with Ms. Paige will also be available this summer per request- Schedule time with Paige at [email protected]

For Ages 3-6

DatesDaysClassTimeAge MemberNonMemberTime of class/Number of Classes
June 18-August 6TuesdaysIntro to Pre-Ballet with Jess9:10am-9:40am3-5$35$4530 min/8
July 1- July 25Mondays and WednesdaysPre-Ballet S.1 with Paige10:30am-11:00am4-6$35$4530 min/8
July 1- July 25
Mondays and Wednesdays
Intro to Tap S.1 with Paige11:00am-11:30am4-6$35$4530 min/8
August 5- August 29Mondays and Wednesdays
Pre-Ballet S.2 with Paige10:30am-11:00am4-6$35$4530 min/8
August 5- August 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
Intro to Tap S.2 with Paige11:00am-11:30am4-6$35$4530 min/8
August 5- August 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
Intro to Jazz S.2 with Paige11:30am-12:00pm4-6$35$4530 min/8


For Ages 10 and Up

DatesDaysClassTimeAgeMemberNonMemberTime of class/Number of classes
July 1- July 25Mondays and WednesdaysBallet 1 & 2 S.1 with Paige1:00pm-1:45pm10-12$40$5045 min/8
August 5- August 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
Advanced Ballet with Paige1:00pm-2:00pm13 and Up$45$551 hr/8
August 5- August 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
Pointe/Ankle Strength with Paige2:00pm-3:00pm13 and Up
$45$551 hr/8
August 5- August 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
Advanced Lyrical with Paige3:00pm-3:45pm13 and Up
$40
$50
45 min/8
August 5- August 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Advanced Tap with Paige1:00pm-1:45pm13 and Up
$40
$50
45 min/8
August 5- August 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Advanced Jazz with Paige1:45pm-2:30pm13 and Up
$40
$50
45 min/8
August 5- August 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Advanced Hip Hop with Paige2:30pm-3:15pm13 and Up
$40
$50
45 min/8
August 5- August 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Advanced Modern with Paige3:15pm-4:00pm13 and Up
$40
$50
45 min/8


Descriptions:

Adult Contemporary- Kimberley
18 and older. Take 1 10 week session or take all 3 10 week sessions. This will not be in the recital, just a fun way to get your body moving and learn some dance skills while you are at it!

Advanced - Jazz and Tap* -Becca
The first 30 minutes of this class will focus on Jazz only. More detailed steps, turns, leaps and combinations as well as a “fun” dance will start the year. For those students who are staying for the last 15 minutes, we will focus on more difficult rhythms and combinations, as well as slightly faster footwork. The students will learn and perfect 1 Jazz, possibly 2 AND 1 Tap* Dance Routine for the recital. ***Those students for JAZZ ONLY will have a slightly reduced class fee. **An additional costume will be added to the final costume payment to cover the second costume.

Advanced Jazz/Hip Hop- Paige
This class will focus on Jazz and Hip Hop separately and students will perform two routines during the recital.  2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes

Ballet 1 -Kimberley
An introduction to classical ballet concepts with emphasis placed on listening, following directions, mirroring, repetition, rhythm and patterns.  Emphasis on mastering 1st and 2nd position feet, demi plie, relleve, and 2 feet to 2 feet jumps.  Students will be introduced to the barre. 1 dance in the recital, 1 costume.

 Ballet 2/Lyrical or Ballet 3/Lyrical- Kimberley
These classes will work on the technique and discipline of ballet with the story telling and emotions of lyrical. The students will learn and perfect a lyrical and a ballet dance for the recital. 2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes.

Ballet/Tap 4- Becca
This class will build on the previous skills from Ballet 3, with more focus on proper technique, body and arm positioning, correct step names, new turn and leaps. We will also continue to build on steps, combinations, rhythms and start adding some turns in Tap. Fun review dances will start the year off and then around December we will learn and perfect a Ballet and Tap dance for the recital.2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes.

Creative Movement - Kimberley
Start the basics of dance by learning technique and expression through story. With the use of our imaginations and props we will learn fundamentals of ballet to emote and portray a story through dance while having a lot of fun and being creative. Students will learn and perfect a ballet dance infused with creative physical storytelling for the recital. 1 dance in the recital, 1 costume.

Intermediate – Ballet/Lyrical- Paige
Lyrical is a modern form of ballet mixed with a little bit of Jazz. Lyrical dances are danced to songs that make you feel something, therefore being the name lyrical since you listen to the lyrics.
We will focus on flexibility, turnout, body positioning, as well as new steps, leaps, and turns as we explore the lyrical style of ballet dance. Students will learn and perfect a Lyrical dance and a Ballet dance in the recital.  2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes

Intermediate - Jazz and Tap-Becca
New combinations, flexibility and jumps, and steps and turns will be the focus of this class. We will start the year with review dances and then learn and perfect a Jazz AND Tap routine for the recital. 2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes

Jazz/ Hip Hop 1- Paige
This class will focus on Jazz and Hip Hop separately and students will perform two routines during the recital. 2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes.

Modern Dance-Paige
Modern is an expressive style of dancing started in the early 20th century as a reaction to classical ballet. In recent years it has included elements not usually associated with dance such as speech and film. It is a dance form that allows the students to learn how to dance, but in a form that is less structured than ballet. 1 dance in the recital, 1 costume.

Musical Theatre Dance- Kimberley
This class will work on stage presence and performance of a musical number in the styles of musical theatre. The children will work on technique as well as ‘acting’ out the story with their movements and their bodies. Students will learn and perfect a Musical Theatre Piece for the recital.  1 dance in the recital, 1 costume.

Pointe 1/Lyrical-Becca
 ** POINTE SHOES WILL BE NEEDED ON THE 4th WEEK OF CLASSES!! ***
A letter will be mailed out in August regarding pointe shoe purchasing. Ballet shoes will also be needed for the lyrical part of this class.
This longer ballet class will start with 3 weeks of strengthening for pointe shoes and starting the 4th week of class we will “go up” on pointe.    The lyrical portion of class will continue to focus on greater flexibility, body and arm alignment, turns and leaps.  We will perfect a lyrical and pointe dance for the recital. 2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes

Pre-Ballet -Jess
Students will have fun learning basic steps and fundamental dance skills.  This class will introduce the dancer to the basics of ballet.  Students will learn grace in movement, body posture and placement, balance and flexibility.  1 dance in the recital, 1 costume.

Tap/Ballet 1- Becca
Combining the basics of Ballet and Tap, your child will learn basic technique in Ballet including barre, turns and center work as well as be introduced to the basic foot work and rhythm of Tap. Students will practice these basics starting with “fun” dances and then starting in Dec/Jan will learn and perfect a Tap and Ballet dance for the recital.  2 dances in the recital, 2 costumes.

 
Dress Code

Ballet/Lyrical: Pink leather ballet shoes and any color or style of leotard and/or tights, skirts are optional, but should be no longer than thigh length.  Boys should wear any color non-baggy shorts and shirt with black leather ballet shoes. 
Tap: Black tap shoes and comfortable, non-restrictive clothing.  Boys should wear any color non-baggy shorts and shirt.
Jazz: Black Jazz shoes and Jazz pants and/or leggings with a form fitted shirt.  Boys should wear any color non-baggy shorts.
Jazz/Lyrical combined class must have tan jazz shoes.
 NO BAGGY SHORTS, NO JEANS!

 IF DRESS CODE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE THE STUDENT WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN THAT DAYS CLASS.

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