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Acro Dance

Kinder - Recreational - Competitive

Acro dance is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with precision acrobatic elements. It is defined by its athletic character, its unique choreography, which seamlessly blends dance and acrobatics, and its use of acrobatics in a dance context.

Ballet

Kinder - Exam - Recreational

Beauty, Flow and elegance are inherent in the elements of ballet. Ballet is the classical dance form that can be mastered by itself or used as a technical base for other dance forms. Classes focus on overall body allignment and awareness and emphasis on proper usage of feet and legs and execution of turnout. Carriage and use of upper torso and arms are also stressed.
We follow the Imperial Society of Teachers Of Dancing syllabus at the studio. We enter students annually for testing if standard is met. As students reach the vocational exams, they receive credits for high school
Alongside our ballet program we offer Progressing Ballet Technique classes to enhance the students dance education.

PRESCHOOL DANCE

Creative Ballet - Tap - Hippity Hoppity

These classes introduce a structured environment while allowing children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility. Focus is on coordination and rhythm introduced in creative and imaginative ways. Keeping students entertained while learning beginning dance skills will help them to acquire a lifelong love for dance.

Creative Ballet - Hippity Hoppity - Tap Dance

Monday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - Saturday at 10am
Monday and Wednesday at 3pm

JAZZ

Recreational & Competitive

An exciting and ever evolving dance form full of rhythm, syncopation, passion and life. Steeped in the rhythm of jazz music, a true American art form, jazz bring energy and life to all those who dance it. Classes explore body isolation, and encourage individual expression and the development of personal style. Classes teach basic jazz technique, terminology and movement quality.
We offer I.S.T.D Modern Exams for students. Once they reach vocational level they can gain credits

TAP DANCE

Pre-school - Kinder - Recreational - Examinations - Competition

Classes emphasize the development and strengthening of basic tap technique and terminology highlighting the importance of rhythm and sound. We focus on intricate footwork and using our feet to become a percussion instrument.

Examinations in I.S.T.D Syllabus. Vocational level will give you high school credits

Lyrical

Competitive

Combines the beauty and grace of ballet and the style and strength of classical jazz. Music is soft and flowing. Balance, extension, and control are developed. Classes are available for the ballet dancer.

HIP HOP & BREAK DANCING

Preschool - Kinder - Recreational - Competitive

High energy class that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of todays hottest video choreographers. Hip Hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking and breaking, as well as freestyle movements to give students the opportnuity to develop their own sense of style.

CONTEMPORARY

Recreational - Competitive

Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical, hip hop and classical ballet.
Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.

MUSICAL THEATER

Recreational - Competitive

Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance. The story and emotional content of a musical – humor, pathos, love, anger – are communicated through the words, music, movement and technical aspects of the entertainment as an integrated whole.

Scene Study

Confidence - Balance - Breathe - Perform

In this class for musical theatre students, learners will explore the fundamentals of music through a chorale experience. Students of all ages will study:
- Music Theory
- Breath Support
- Vocal Production
- Pitch Location
- Harmonization
- Chorale Singing
- Musical Theatre History

Students will learn to read sheet music, to find notes on a piano, and to hum through a melody. Students will sing in groups to master singing against other melodic lines as well as the balancing of volume, tone and enunciation. Students will work with sheet music and backtrack mp3s over a long period of time.

Discussion and lecture will centre around music theory, understanding of chord structure, and the history of the Vaudville, Stage Musical Theatre and the Movie Musical.

Learn vital skills that will carry you through your music theatre career!

Singing

Scene Study - Confidence - Captivating - Professional - Performance

Students in this class will study a traditional approach to theatrical acting technique. We will study intention, tactics, actions and relationships using the Uta Hagan method. Students will select an age and gender appropriate monologue between 1.5 and 3 minutes in length. Monologues will be expected to be memorized by second week, students will then work on the same monologue layering different layers of acting technique onto the piece gradually. The goal is to create a reliable, repeatable performance. Students in higher ages may work on scenes