|On Stage Class outline
Most classes are combination -- ballet, tap & jazz. Separate hip hop, ballet only classes are also available.
Below is an outline of class descriptions, teachers can and will conduct a personal evaluation upon the
parents request as to what class best suits the child.
Material taught in class will vary to suit the general age, ability and concentration level of class. Some
classes may vary depending on ability, dancers may be grouped with dancers older or younger. This is at
the teachers discretion only.
PRE-SCHOOL (45 minute class one time per week) for ages 3-4 years
This program, specifically designed for 3 and 4 year olds, meets once a week for 45 minutes. A combination class
consisting of Creative Movement, Ballet, Tap and Tumbling. Dancers learn ballet positions 1.2.3 and basic tap sounds.
Emphasis is on basic locomotor development, rhythm and creative expression. Tumbling skills to be covered include front
rolls, back rolls, cartwheels, back bends and more. On Stage little ones enter the dance world in a FUN, PLAYFUL AND
IMAGINATIVE MANNER. Your dancer will have the time of their life while learning the fundamentals of dance. This class
will do (2) routines in the Spring recital utilizing (1) costume for both routines.
K-1ST- 2ND GRADE (60 Minute class one time per week)
This program teaches the fundamentals of ballet,tap and pre-jazz. Class is packed with fun exercises to aid in the
learning process. Class emphasis is on basic dance vocabulary, flexibility and stretching exercises. Dancers will develop
an appreciation of dance in a non-competitive self-esteem building environment. This class will do (2) routines in the
Spring recital utilizing (1) costume for both routines.
3RD-5TH GRADE (60 Minute Class one time per week)
This is a combination class of ballet,tap and Jazz. Students will grow in their technique and strength. Students will work
on coordination, creativity and expression. Ballet class will include lyrical and classical movements. Tap class will include
combinations, turns and strengthening our feet and ankle. Jazz class will incorporate center and across the floor turns,
leaps and combinations. This class will do (3) routines in the Spring Recital. (2) costumes will be purchased, (1) will be
utilized as a two in one. This class will do (3) fun routines in the Spring recital. (2) costumes will be purchased, (1) will be
MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL (One hour 15 minute class one time per week) This high energy class will focus on polishing
technique. Ballet technique focuses on body control and finding their center of base control. Tap skills such as clarity
and increasing speed. Basic jazz progressions across the floor. This class will do (3) fun routines in the Spring recital.
(2) costumes will be purchased, (1) will be utilized as a two in one.