Middle School Program


2022-2023 Fall Schedule

Class Descriptions

Ballet

Ballet dance explores the foundational elements of the technique. Dancers work through a structured class developed to understand the French terminology and the overall movement qualities found in ballet dance. Our ballet classes focus on learning the vocabulary of ballet steps as well as the technique used to properly execute them.
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Hip Hop

Hip Hop dance explores movement from many different social and cultural backgrounds. Our hip hop classes focus on basic steps and rhythms while encouraging dancers to find their unique movement style.
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Tap

Tap dance mixes music and movement. Dancers explore different ways to create rhythm, both with and without music. Our tap classes focus on learning the basic rhythms of many steps by following a structured curriculum. Dancers also learn how to interact with a musical beat by adding their layer of tap sounds.
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Jazz

Jazz dance explores the rhythm and dynamics of music and has a rich history. Our jazz classes focus on jazz dance basics with a focus on strength and powerful movement.
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Contemporary

Contemporary dance fuses many different styles of dance. Our contemporary classes focus on technique from modern and jazz dance with a focus on creatively moving through the space in new and unexpected ways. Dancers are also encouraged to explore their own movement style by participating in improvisational dance exercises.
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Musical Theater

Musical theater dance classes explore song and dance.Our musical theater classes include time dedicated to individual singing and dancing exercises in addition to performing the skills together with a focus on storytelling.
CLASS MON TUE WED THR FRI SAT
Jazz 8:15-9:00pm
Tap 7:45-8:30pm
Contemporary 8:30-9:15pm
Hip Hop 7:00-7:45pm
Ballet 6:45-7:45pm
Musical Theater 7:45-8:30pm
45 Minute Class Per Week
$60/month, $272.50/semester, $530/annual

60 Minute Class Per Week
$70/month, $320/semester, $625/annual

$30- registration fee ($60 max per family)

Dancers will participate in our year-end Recital at Clowes Memorial Hall Friday, April 21-Sunday, April 23. Specific rehearsal and performance times released November 1.

Costume Fees billed November 20. Recital Fees billed February 20. Please refer to Our Fees tab under the About tab for more info about pricing for Recital.