Classes

We offer ballet, modern and contemporary classes for children age 2.5 and up.  Each level has a pre-set curriculum of classes to promote progression and provide a holistic dance education. Class sizes are capped so every participant can get the individual attention they need to grow and develop technical mastery and encourage creativity

We are currently enrolling for our 2019/2020 season until February 15, 2020. Enrollment is first-come, first-served, so we encourage you to begin the registration process today.

*Ages listed next to each class are approximate; each child’s progress may vary. Preparatory IV and above require a complimentary placement class prior to registering.


Mini Dancers - (Age 2.5-3) 

Ballet & Creative Movement: is a high-energy, introductory class to dance movement with an emphasis on ballet principles. Students will learn to identify basic concepts of time, energy and spacial awareness through imaginative games, rhythmical patterns and song. Our goal is to grow each individual dancer’s creativity and confidence, as well as encourage following instructions and taking turns with peers.  

Class times offered:

Mondays: 5:15-6pm

Tuesdays: 5:45-6:30pm

Wednesdays: 5:15-6pm (FULL)

Saturdays: 11-11:45am (NEW CLASS: BEGINS OCTOBER 5!)


Preparatory I - (Age 4-6) 

Ballet & Creative Movement: is an introductory dance class designed to give students a rudimentary understanding of ballet principles along with a basic understanding of dance as an expressive art form. As students explore the many ballet shapes and lines, they will simultaneously begin to experiment with musicality, energy, and other dynamic tools that allow for an unhindered freedom of expression. Our goal is to grow each individual dancer’s creativity and confidence by providing a judgement-free safe space to develop and explore their ingenuity.

Class times offered:

Mondays: 5:30-6:30pm

Tuesdays: 6:30-7:30pm (FULL)

Wednesdays: 6-7pm (FULL)

Thursdays: 5-6pm (NEW CLASS: Begins September 19th!)

Saturday 10-11am


Preparatory II - (Ages 6-8)

Ballet & Modern: are fundamentals classes based in the original technique and style of each genre. Students will focus specifically on the classical movements, positions, and terminology of ballet & modern, as well as strengthen and increase their muscularity, flexibility and coordination. In this particular age level, we strive to encourage and reinforce freedom of expression, athleticism, balance and control in each dancer.

Class times offered:

Wednesdays 6-7:30pm

Saturdays 9:30-11am


Preparatory III - (Ages 9 and up)

Ballet, Contemporary & Modern: are courses for dancers who are ready to advance their movement journey. Utilizing ballet, contemporary and modern technique and etiquette to enforce confidence, coordination, flexibility and strength, this combination class supports the mental and physical development of students who have previous dance training. We believe dance is an instructive art form that can positively reinforce healthy personal beliefs and habits in everyday life that will prove beneficial for many years to come. We advocate self-expression as much as possible at this level through the application of improvisational games, rhythmical challenges, and choreography projects.  

Ballet & Contemporary - Mondays: 6:30pm-8pm

Ballet & Modern - Wednesdays: 7-8:30pm (WAITLIST)


Preparatory IV - (Ages 12 and up with assessment)

Ballet, Contemporary & Modern: are technique courses for dancers who are ready to advance their movement journey with more in depth training. Utilizing ballet, contemporary and modern technique and etiquette to enforce confidence, coordination, flexibility and strength, these combination classes support the mental and physical development of students who have previous dance training. We believe dance is an instructive art form that can positively reinforce healthy personal beliefs and habits in everyday life that will prove beneficial for many years to come. At this level, students learn increasingly demanding choreography in every class and are frequently challenged with current improvisational practices in order to fully discover their own identity as movers. Assessment is required prior to registering.

Ballet & Conditioning - Mondays: 4-5:15pm

Ballet & Contemporary - Tuesdays: 6:30pm-8:30pm

Ballet & Modern - Thursdays: 6:30-8:30pm

Strength & Stretch - Saturdays 11am-Noon


Intermediate Dancers V - (By assessment)

Ballet, Contemporary & Modern: are intermediate classes focused on increasing student understanding of proper technique, movement proficiency, dance terminology and overall athleticism. Students will be pushed to significantly increase their strength, flexibility, balance, coordination and control with an emphasis on individualized responsibility to attention to detail. At this level, we strive to promote healthy self-motivation skills, freedom of expression and attention to details to cultivate confidence, creativity and enthusiasm as young artists.

Ballet & Pointe Conditioning - Monday: 4-5:30pm

Ballet, PrePointe & Modern - Tuesdays: 4-6:30pm

Ballet, PrePointe & Contemporary - Thursdays: 4-6:30pm

Strength & Stretch - Saturdays 11am-Noon


Advanced Dancers VI - (By assessment)

Ballet, Contemporary & Modern: expand upon the deepest level of understanding of technique, performance, and worldly dance knowledge and history. Held to a high standard of technical proficiency, performance quality, and written dance comprehension, our Advanced Dancers are consistently encouraged to push their limits and challenge their potentials. Congruent with our mission, we encourage this particular level of dancers to target high athleticism, personal motivation and positive self-images, which are not only beneficial for a professional career in dance, but also for strong, confident individuals entering adulthood.

Ballet & Pointe Conditioning - Monday: 4-5:30pm

Ballet, Pointe & Modern - Tuesdays: 4-6:30pm

Ballet, Pointe & Contemporary - Thursdays: 4-6:30pm

Strength & Stretch - Saturdays 11am-Noon


Inspired Contemporary Ensemble

Our Inspired Contemporary Ensemble is a group of Intermediate & Advanced dancers who showcase their passion for dance through performances at a variety of forums. Tasked with added choreography rehearsals to challenge their mental capacities, as well as consistently pushed to confront the limits of their performance qualities, ensemble members are given the opportunity to take their dancing to the next level. We delight in working with these dancers outside of regular class time to help them grow significantly more over each season.