Pre-School/Kinder Classes (Ages 3-6)
Tiny Tots-Tumble and Twirl- Ages 2.5 -3.5- (½ hr/per week)
With such a big demand for our pre-school classes last year, we have decided to bring back this class for our youngest and newest dance enthusiasts who are looking for a fun introduction to the world of dance and music. This class will focus on basic ballet steps, creative movement concepts, music appreciation and simple tumbling balance and coordination skills. Students will perform 1 routine in the year end production
Creative Kids-Ballet/Tap/Tumbling- Combo class- Ages 3.5- 4.5 - (1 hr/per week)
This class will build upon the base already established in the tiny tots class. Students will be exposed to a wider range of steps and tumbling skills as well as an introduction into the wonderful world of tap dancing! Dancers will perform 2 routines in the year end production but will only require one costume.
Kinder dance- Jazz/Pre-Primary & Primary Acro- Combo Class-Ages 5/6 - (1hr/per week)
The Kinder dance class continues to work upon the basic skills established in the creative kids dance program as well as introduce students to the fun world of jazz! Acrobatic dance is also introduced at this level with the goal of establishing the basic skills and technique involved in performing more complex acrobatic moves as they get older. Skills will include cardio, strength and flexibility training as well as balance & limbering skills and some basic tumbling moves. Classes are more structured but still maintain and emphasize having fun! Dancers will perform 1 routine in the year end production.
Kinder dance-Tap/Pre-Primary & Primary Ballet- Ages 5/6 - (3/4 hr/per week)
This Kinder dance class continues to work upon the basic tap skills established in the creative kids dance program. An introduction into exploring the world of classical dance movement is also highlighted. Classes will incorporate basic centre and travelling movements. Improvisation, and simple choreography emphasize the joy of dancing. Dancers will perform 2 routines in the year end production but will only require one costume