THE DANCE SEASON
With Ms. Amanda
Experience the joys of creative movement in an adapted setting. A licensed school-based occupational therapy practitioner with a strong dance background and Level I Autism Movement Therapy certification will provide an adapted, safe, developmentally based approach to explore dance and motor skills. The class is available to all needs and levels of mobility, using dance-focused visual supports to ensure communication with dancer and teacher. Two classes to be available – ages Kinde thru 3rd Grade & 4th – 7th Grade Call studio for information
MOMMY & ME (new program)
for 18 months - 2.5 years
(Session I & II – Mondays at 9:30a-10:00a; Session III & IV for ages 19 months to 2 ½ years Saturdays 11:15am – 11:45am)
Work on gaining gross motor control such as running, jumping, and galloping; Putting movements with words of songs and short pieces of music and much more just for mommy & her little dancer.
TWINKLE BABIES and the Twinkle Stars
for the toddler - 2 years old
Working with gross motor skills and the beginning of ballet movements and memory.
Sing, Dance, Act, and more. You gotta love showbiz!
(hiphop for 5 year olds!)
This class introduces basic hip hop movement at a very elementary level, and features age appropriate music. Dancers will learn cool new moves and a fun combination while enjoying social interaction and team work.
JUNIOR HIP HOP
Boys & Girls
This style of hiphop is strictly for 1st – 3rd grade dancers
(boys & girls) using music and movement appropriate for this age group.
No experience needed just the desire to move and groove.
PROGRESSIONS & STRENGTHENING
class used as a supplement to jazz, ballet, & POM, better execution turns & jumps. Some skills included but are not limited to:
Axel Jumps, Switch Leaps, Saut de chat, Grand Jete, Double stag leaps, Leaps in second position, X Jumps, En dehor and en dedans pirouettes (singles-triples), Skills into and out of pirouettes, Attitude turns, & Fouettes
BOYZ ONLY Funk
(Jazz & HipHop combo) – Just the boyz ages 8+
This is not the typical tap class. You’ll be working on the ankles, sounds, speed, mastering tap rudiments (the basics) and putting them to use in the appropriate level ~ shading sounds ~ loud to soft! (This class is available for those tap dancers in Level IV and higher)
ALL-STAR POM DANCE
4 divisions to properly place dancers according to the UDA (Universal Dance Association) standards. All-Star offers training in pom technique and the elements of dance used in pom – turns, jumps, and more.
DIVISIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
(Note – the divisions are organized by age, level, ability – if ability is further along for a particular student, they will be moved into the next classification. Instructor makes the final determination as to placement based upon dancer audition or class progression).
All-Star Mini’s - ages 6 to 9 (no other classes required but ballet or jazz would be helpful)
All-Star Youth - ages 10 to 12 - must also be taking a ballet or jazz or lyrical class
All-Star Junior - age 13 + must also be taking a ballet or jazz or lyrical class
All-Star Senior - age 15 + must also be taking a ballet or jazz or lyrical class
Tiny Poms - ages 5 & 6 – this is a true introductory beginning to Poms for this age bracket and is a segway to All-Star Mini’s.