Classes

Ballet students

preschool

In Creative Movers three to four year old dancers will enjoy a fun introduction to dance. Students learn a variety of jazz, ballet, tap and acrobatic movements, offered in eight or twelve week sessions.

Ballet/Tap Movers, Jazz/Acro Movers and Pre School are a natural progression from Creative Movers where students are exposed to the fundamentals of ballet, jazz, tap and acro styles for the full year. Recommended age is four to five years and students are involved in our year end recital.

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ballet

Learn poise and precision while developing flexiblity and strength. Primary Ballet begins at 6 years old. Level 3 Ballet students and up dance twice weekly.

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jazz

Based on modern technique, our jazz classes develop grounded movement, technical lines and personal expression. Primary Jazz begins at 6 years old.

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tap

Discover your inner musician while learning the technique of sound quality, rhythm and style. Primary Tap begins at 6 years old.

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acro

Requiring a balance between strength and flexibility, acro showcases gymnastics like skills within the art of dancing. Students learn basic balances and tumbling as well as partner work. All teachers are Acrobatic Arts certified. Primary Acro begins at 6 years old.

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hip hop

Dance at its rawest form, Hip-Hop includes elements from Jazz, African, Tap, American and Latino dance cultures. It is a very energetic and rhythmic form of dance that can be choreographed or improvised. Minimum age is 7 years old. **Boys only class for ages 5-7!

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extras

Looking for ways to improve your technique, tricks, or just in the mood for something new? These classes are designed for the dancer with experience in Jazz 4 or higher.

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mixed ability

We offer inclusive classes for kids with a range of special needs. Working on skill development, self empowerment and celebrating our differences, students will be paired with a dance mentor but their aids are also invited to share in the fun!

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dance alive

Dance Alive is offered on Friday nights to dancers aged 7 and up. The main focus is on choreography and performance in a variety of settings, and fun! The dancer must have a minimum one-year dance experience and be studying both ballet and jazz. Students are accepted by audition. For more information visit our Dance Alive tab or see our Dance Alive brochure for details.

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step

Our Student Teacher Education Program (STEP) is for students age 13 and up that wish to become student teachers and eventually train to work for Invitation To Dance. This class will give the students a chance to learn about dance pedagogy; in addition they will be assigned as an assistant to another dance class to apply these principles in the classroom.

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