Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements. The term "contemporary" is somewhat misleading: it describes a genre that developed during the mid-20th century and is still very popular today.
Lyrical dance is a dance style that embodies various aspects of ballet, jazz, acrobatics, and modern dance. The style is usually danced at a faster pace than ballet but not as fast as jazz.
This class is a favorite among many of our students. Ballet is a Classical type of dance. To achieved perfection it requires a serious dancer because of the strict technique and attention.
Latin Dance is a style of dance that consists of different Latin dances such as Salsa, Merengue, Cha-cha-cha, Rumba, Samba, Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Bachata, and Bolero. Originated in Latin America, Puerto Rico and Cuba.
Whether you’re looking to learn new dance moves or improve on your existing talent, this class is what you are looking for. Acrobatics teaches flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline & concentration. Acro is not the typical tumbling or gymnastics class. This class is great for students looking to enhance their agility, flexibility, & strength.
Pointe technique is part of classical ballet involving a technique that concerns pointe work, in which a ballet dancer supports all body weight on the tips of fully extended feet when wearing pointe shoes.
HIP - HOP
Hip-Hop is a style of street dance form that evolved from hip hop culture and hip hop music. It borrows elements from a number of different styles like African dance, tap, and ballet. Hip hop dance began as a freestyle dance performed in the streets by dance crews, mostly to hip hop music.
Jazz dancing is a form that showcases a dancer's originality. All jazz dancers interpret and execute moves and steps in their own way. This type of dancing consists of fancy footwork, big leaps, and quick turns.