Class Requirements

BALLET

Essentials II

>  Must be enrolled in both weekly classes [for a total of 2 hours/week].

 

Intermediate I and Intermediate II

>  Must be enrolled in both weekly classes [for a total of 2 hours/week].

 

Pointe Prep

>  Must be evaluated and placed by instructor.

>  Must be enrolled in both weekly classes [for a total of 2 hours/week].

 

Pointe I – II – III

>  Must be enrolled in level-specific weekly class AND Open Tech/Pointe [for a total 3.5 hours/week].

 

Variations

>  Must be enrolled in Pointe II or Pointe III AND Open Tech/Pointe.

>  Must hold excellent attendance in all tech/pointe classes – failure to do so will result in immediate  removal from Variations.

 

Open Tech/Pointe [THIS CLASS DOES NOT PERFORM IN OUR ANNUAL SHOWCASE.]

>  Must be enrolled in Pointe I, II, or III.

>  Intermediate/Advanced — Advanced dancers who do not wish to be on pointe must also take this class to satisfy higher-level ballet requirements.

>  This class does not perform in our Annual Showcase.

 

TAP

Int II and Above – Must be enrolled in a ballet class.

 

JAZZ

Int II and Above – Must be enrolled in a ballet class.

 

CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary I – Must be enrolled in Ballet Essentials I and/or above.

Contemporary II – Must be enrolled in Ballet Essentials II and/or above

Contemporary III – Must be enrolled in Int Ballet I and/or above.

Int Contemporary – Must be enrolled in Int Ballet II and/or above.

Int/Adv Contemporary – Must be enrolled in Pointe I and/or above.

Adv Contemporary – Must be enrolled in Pointe II and/or above.

 

HIP HOP

Hip Hop Fundamentals I – Grades 1-3

Hip Hop Essentials I – Grades 3-5

Int Hip Hop I – Grade 5-9

Int Hip Hop II—Adv Hip Hop – Must be placed by the instructor.

Hip Hop Tricks – Open only to those enrolled in Int/Adv or Adv Hip Hop.

 

COMMUNITY PERFORMERS

Students must be enrolled in both a ballet and jazz class at the Essentials II level and/or above.

 

DANCE FUSION [This Class MAY Not Perform; Drop-In Eligible]

Dance Fusion I – Recommended for those ages 10+ with several years of dance experience.

Dance Fusion II – Recommended for those ages 14+ with several years of dance experience and currently enrolled in a ballet class.

 

DANCE CONDITIONING [Non-Performing Class; Drop-In Eligible]

Dance Conditioning I – Recommended for those ages 10+ with several years of dance experience.

Dance Conditioning II (including Acro Dance II) – Recommended for those ages 14+ with several years of dance experience.

 

ACRO DANCE [Non-Performing Class; Drop-In Eligible]

Acro Dance I – Recommended for those ages 10+ with several years of dance experience.

Acro Dance II (featured in Dance Conditioning II) – Recommended for those ages 14+ with several years of dance experience.

 

JUNIOR BOY’S SCHOLARSHIP CLASS

Boy’s enrolled in this class are ages 9-13 and must be enrolled in a ballet, tap, and jazz class.

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD

Intro to Dance I – 3-4 year olds with no dance experience

Intro to Dance II – 4 year olds with experience & 5 year olds not in kindergarten

Pre-Ballet and Pre-Tap/Jazz Combo – 5 year olds enrolled in kindergarten