Classes Offered

BEGINNER LEVELS - for our first year students, there is a class for every age!

pre-school (age 2): 45 minutes of fun that includes creative movement, pre-ballet, and tumbling.  The perfect introduction to dance! / leotard, tights, and pink capezio ballet shoes required

rock N tot (age 2-4): Rock N Tot is a BRAND NEW class we are excited to offer for students in the fall!  This class is designed with the creative, curious, and energetic child in mind!  The curriculum will cover pre-jazz, pre-hiphop, creative movement, and tumbling! / comfortable clothes (t-shirt, shorts, etc.) and tennis shoes required

tot tumbling (ages 2-3): The perfect add-on to our Pre-school dance classes, and great for students who want to focus more on gymnastics based skills than what is offered in the Pre-school age dance classes.  Students will work on basic tumbling progressions: forward rolls, backward rolls, handstand drills, and cartwheels.   We will focus a great deal on flexibility, balance, core strength, and gain a deeper understanding of the role flexibility plays in dance and acrobatics.  

beginner I (ages 3-4): Perfect for the new dancer!  Ballet basics, creative movement, and rhythm tap keep this 45-minute class moving week after week!  Magical sing-a-long music stimulates our younger dancers. / leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet shoes, & white tap shoes required  **Combine with a corresponding tumbling class for only $15 per month

beginner II (ages 5-7): Designed with the older beginner in mind!  This 45-minute class combines fun tap rhythms, classical technique, and high-energy jazz combinations to upbeat, age appropriate music! /  leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet shoes, white Ballera B60 tap shoes required  **Combine with a corresponding tumbling class for only $15 per month

beginner tumbling (ages 3-5) - These classes are the perfect addition to our beginner classes!  Students will work on basic tumbling progressions: forward rolls, backward rolls, handstands, handstand drills, cartwheels, and round-offs.  For students who are advancing quickly, they will begin to focus on more challenging tumbling skills such as back walkovers and multiple cartwheels.  We will focus a great deal on flexibility and gain a deeper understanding of the role flexibility plays in dance and acrobatics.    **ONLY $15 for students in another beginner class!

 

PRIMARY LEVELS - primary level classes are for experienced dancers ages 4-9.  each level is created to stimulate and challenge our dancers while promoting enjoyment of dance as an outlet, discipline, and art form.  classes provide a natural progression and advancement for the young experienced dancer.  teaching props are often used to add extra excitement to the classroom! **Combine with a corresponding tumbling class for only $15 per month

primary I (ages 4-5): ballet, tap, tumbling / leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet, tan Capezio 3800 tap shoes required

primary II (ages 5-6): ballet, tap, tumbling, jazz technique / leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet shoes, tan Capezio 3800 tap shoes required

primary III (ages 7-9): tap, jazz, ballet technique / leotard, tights, dance shorts/pants, pink split-sole Capezio 3800 tap shoes, tan Bloch super jazz S0401 jazz shoes required

primary I & II combo (ages 4-6): ballet, tap, tumbling, jazz technique / leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet shoes, tan Capezio 3800 tap shoes required

primary II & III (ages 6-9): tap, jazz, ballet technique / leotard, tights, dance shorts/pants, pink split-sole Capezio 3800 tap shoes, tan Bloch super jazz S0401 jazz shoes required

primary tumbling (ages 5-8):  Students will work on basic tumbling progressions: forward rolls, backward rolls, handstands, handstand drills, cartwheels, and round-offs.  For students who are advancing quickly, they will begin to focus on more challenging tumbling skills such as back walkovers and multiple cartwheels.  We will focus a great deal on flexibility and gain a deeper understanding of the role flexibility plays in dance and acrobatics.  **ONLY $15 for students in another primary class!

munchkins / pre-competition (ages 3-5): Our Munchkin class is for the young dancer with one or two years of experience who is wanting to get a jump-start on their dance and performing career! This is for the student who is very excited about dance and shows a desire to grow.  Munchkin students will also take a corresponding Tumbling class catered JUST to them!  Munchkins will learn a pre-competitive routine and take their dance to one competition with our company dancers! / leotard, tights, pink Capezio ballet shoes, tan Capezio 3800 tap shoes, tan Bloch super jazz S0401 jazz shoes required

munchkin tumbling (ages 3-5): THE CORRESPONDING TUMBLING CLASS FOR STUDENTS REGISTERED FOR MUNCHKINS PRE-COMPETITION CLASS. 
**Only students registered for munchkins pre-comp may take this class.

 

INTERMEDIATE LEVELS - intermediate level classes are for experienced dancers ages 7-14.  Each level is created to stimulate and challenge our dancers while promoting enjoyment of dance as an outlet, discipline, and art form.  classes provide a natural progression and advancement for the adolescent and pre-teen experienced dancer.  

intermediate I (ages 7-11 - technique, jazz, tap):  This 1.5 hour class is the next step!  Our experienced instructors begin to put a concentration on center work in tap and jazz.  More advanced combinations are taught, improving mental and physical agility as well as style.   We recommend students begin taking a classical ballet class in addition to the intermediate class to advance their technique level.  / leotard, tights, dance shorts/leggings, tan Bloch super jazz S0401 jazz shoes, CG17 or CG55 tap shoes required

intermediate II (ages 11-14 - technique, jazz, tap, lyrical):  Students should display a basic understanding of technique, discipline, and learn at a faster pace for this level.     Class instruction will include deep stretching, conditioning, leaps and turns, and more challenging combinations center floor.  Classes are exciting to both the instructor(s) and students! / leotard, dance shorts or pants, tan Block super jazz S0401 shoes, CG17 or CG55 tap shoes required

hip-hop - level I (ages 4-6)  |  level II (ages 7-10)  |  level III (ages 11-14): fun-filled classes where dancers can learn the latest hip-hop moves and technique, while promoting physical health and agility.  Combinations encourage dancers to be creative and promote their own unique style. / t-shirt, shorts or sweats, tennis shoes required

 

 

ADVANCED LEVEL CLASSES OFFERED - Classical Ballet, Acro/Tumbling, Pre-pointe, Pointe, Leaps & Turns, Technique

 

COMPANY CLASSES OFFERED - Pre-Competitive & Competitive *inquire for more details on how YOU can join DP NATION!