Teachers encourage dancers of all ages and levels to be inspired and develop their passion as they reach for their personal best. The experience of training in dance improves posture, rhythm, coordination, strength and flexibility as well as enhancing life skills such as confidence, discipline and teamwork. These classes are generally once a week with the option to perform in our year end recital.
These students must take a ballet class and technique class. There is a committment for local performances and year end recital and possibly 2 competitions. This level is to prepare for Competitive Level with a minimum of 4 hours of training per week. Must audition or be invited in to this level.
At Let's Dance we strive for excellence. We believe that ordinary children can achieve the extraordinary if they are encouraged, supported and provided with the right training. If your child enjoys dance and is prepared to work hard in a fun but firm atmosphere then our competitive program has a lot to offer. Competitive dancers must dance a minimum of 6 hrs per week. A Ballet class is a must as well as 2 technique classes. Our team travels to at least 2 out of town competitions per year. Dancers must first audition to become part of our competitive team.
Competitive classes available in Ballet, Jazz. lyrical, Contemp, Hip-Hop, Tap, Acro, Musical Theatre - Call for more info and days and times
Ballet - The Base of all dance.Ballet Dancers are taught the basics and fundamentals of dance through ballet. The dancer develops poise and self-confidence through this graceful art form. Dancers are trained according to the Cecchetti methods.
Jazz - Students in jazz classes will learn proper technique (including jumps and turns) while developing style and confidence to perform on the stage.
Tap - This program incorporates rhythm, timing, and coordination. Dancers will learn and acquire basic, progressive, and intricate tap skills. Tap dancing allows dancers to make music with their feet by performing rhythm-based tap choreography.
Hip-Hop -This program is a high-energy dance experience that is fun for dancers of all ages. It combines funky dance movements performed to trendy hip hop music. It is a refined form of street dance that is similar to the movements seen in music videos and the entertainment industry.
Acro - Tumbling, contortioning various acro tricks incorporated with dance technique. taught only by certified Acro Teachers.
Tiny Tots/Pre Dance - The Perfect beginner class for a dancer ages 2.5 - 6 years. These classes incorporate the beginning fundamentals of Ballet , Jazz, and Acro. We keep it light and fun utilizing props and various styles of music to keep their imaginations stimulated!
Musical Theatre - A study of dance and acting, this class focuses on improvisation skills, lip syncing, various acting exercises including scene studio, commercial work, improv, and stage combat. Basic dance skills will be taught as well. The students will perform a piece from a musical including dance skills
Fall Schedule 2023-2024
Pink - Ages 3-5
Blue - Ages 5-7
Green- Ages 8-10
Yellow - Ages12 +
5:15-6:00- Pre-Dance - Ages 3-4
6:00-6:45 - Ballet - ages 5-8
6:45-7:30 - Jazz/Tap - ages 7-9
4:00-5:00 - Acro Level 2 - 10+
5:00-6:00 - Acro level 2 - ages 6-8 - Full
5:00-5:45 - Tiny Tots - Ages 3-4 - 2 spots
6:00 -7:00- Acro Level 1 - ages 5-7
6:00-7:00 - Jazz/Tap - Ages 7-9 - Full
5:50-6:45 - Jazz/Ballet - Ages 5-7
6:45-7:30 - L'il Hip-Hoppers - ages 6-8- Full
7:15-8:00 - Ballet - Ages - 8+
7:15-8:15 - Hip-Hop/Contemp - Ages 11+
4:15-5:00 - Musical Theatre - ages-9+
5:15-6:00 - Ballet/Jazz - Ages 4-6
7:00-7:45 - Hip Hop - ages 7-10
5:30-6:16 -B/J/A - ages 4-6
6:30-7:15 - Ballet - ages 7-9
Acro(batics)/Tumbling -Acro is a style of dance that combines traditional jazz dance technique with precision acrobatic tricks. This style helps improve strength and flexibility as well as endurance. It is an asset to any performer.