Classes We Offer

Children's Ballet

Mommy/Daddy & Me

An introduction to music and dance for one or two students age 2-4 with one parent/adult. This is a 30-minute class once a week

Pre-Ballet

An introduction to movement, music, and beginning ballet steps for ages 3-5 year-old.  Class is 45 minutes once a week.

Level A

These classes are beginning ballet lessons, which help the student transition from Pre-Ballet to a structured ballet class. Recommended for ages 6 and up, this class includes stretch, barre and center, learning positions, combinations, and ballet vocabulary. Curriculum requirements 1.5-hour class once a week

Level B

This class builds on the technique learned in Level A and progresses to more advanced technique and combinations. Recommended ages 7 and up; instructor approval required.  Full curriculum requirements: 1.5-hour class twice a week

Recommended options: Jazz I

 

Level C

This class prepares the students for the advanced level ballet lessons, building on the technique learned in level B.  It includes pre-pointe 3x/week to prepare the students for pointe shoes. Recommended ages 8 and up;  instructor approval required. Full Curriculum requirements: Ballet technique 3x/week, pre-pointe 3x/week. Total 6 hours a week

Recommended options: Jazz II

Advanced Ballet

Levels D & E

Advanced level ballet lessons, which include stretch, technique, and pre-pointe or pointe.  Recommended ages 12 and up.  Enrollment with instructor approval only. 

Level D: Stretch three times a week, Ballet technique and Pre-Pointe or Pointe four times a week; total 7.5 hours a week

Recommended options: Character, Contemporary, Jazz II or Jazz/Hip Hop Intermediate/Advanced, Variations

Level E: Stretch three times a week, Ballet technique and Pointe five times a week. Total 8.75 hours a week

Recommended options: Character, Contemporary, Jazz/Hip Hop Intermediate/Advanced

Pre-Professional Program

The pre-professional program is designed for intermediate through advanced level students interested in pursuing a career in professional dance. Enrollment by audition or instructor approval only.

Level C: This level prepares students for the advanced level classes.  Required classes include Pre-Pointe three times a week to help prepare students for pointe shoes, Ballet technique three times a week, and Seasonal Performance rehearsal or Variations once a week. Total 7 hours a week

Level D: Required classes include Stretch three times a week, Ballet technique four times a week, Pre-Pointe or Pointe four times a week; Variations once a week, Contemporary once a week, and Performance rehearsal three times a week.  Total 15 to 16.25 hours a week

Recommended Options: Character, Jazz II or Jazz Hip Hop intermediate/advanced

Level E: Required classes include stretch three times a week, Ballet technique 5 times a week, Pointe five times a week, Variations once a week, Contemporary once a week, and Performance rehearsal three times aweek.  Total 17 hours a week

Recommended Options: Character, Jazz/Hip Hop intermediate/advanced

Special Classes

Whether you’re looking to learn new dance moves, hone in on your existing talent, or work on getting in shape these classes are what you are looking for. The instructors are committed to giving each student attention while also moving the class forward. Our dedicated instructors are ready to answer any questions about our classes - simply contact us or stop by.

Preteen Beginning Ballet

This class is designed for older children or teens interested in starting to study ballet. No dance experience required. Recommended ages 9 - 13. A one hour class once a week. 

 

Adult/Teen Beginning Ballet

If you've always wanted to learn to dance, but never had the chance, this is the class for you. This is a beginning level ballet class, for adults and teens 16 years of age and older. No dance experience required. A one hour class once a week

Ballet for Figure Skaters I & II

This is a Ballet class specifically designed for students who are figure skaters. Choose level I for beginners (ages 6 -8) or Level II for Intermediate level (ages 9-18) class. This is a one hour class once a week

Character 

This class is for intermediate to advance level dancers, and teaches the stylized representation of movements and styles from traditional and national folk dances, used to provide divertissements for story ballets. This class focuses on Russian and Spanish character dance.

A one hour class once a week

Contemporary

This class teaches a style of expressive dance that combines elements of modern, jazz, lyrical, and classical ballet.  This is an advanced level class, open to ages 12 and up, or with instructor permission. The class meets for 1.5-hours once a week

Jazz I 

This is a beginning level jazz class, for students in levels B and C, or ages 7-12. The class meets for 1-hour once a week

Jazz/Hip Hop (intermediate/advanced)

This is a  combination jazz and hip-hop class for intermediate to advanced level students, ages 12 and up, or with instructor permission. The class meets for 1.5-hours once a week

Fitness Classes

WERQ Fitness

WERQ fitness is the fiercely fun dance fitness class based on pop, rock, and hip-hop music. This is a one hour class once a week. 

Strong by Zumba

STRONG by Zumba® combines body weight, muscle conditioning, cardio and plyometric training moves synced to original music that has been specifically designed to match every single move. This is a one hour class once a week.  

Strong 30

STRONG 30™ packs a challenging total-body workout into 30 minutes. This efficient and focused class helps you fit fitness into any schedule. This is a 30-minute class once a week

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