Our Combo Ballet, Tap & Jazz class is an introduction to Ballet Tap and Jazz styles of dance, the class teaches the basics of technique. Students will begin to learn Ballet, Tap and Jazz terminology, turns, leaps, the technical execution and proper body placement, rhythm, and producing clear tap sounds. The class also focuses on learning steps and choreography to upbeat and current music!
Hip Hop requires high energy and attention to detail. During our Hip Hop dance classes students will begin to learn more complex movements and isolations. By building these skills throughout the school year, students will have a better sense of rhythm and confidence in their dancing.
Our Ballet classes are a continuation of pre-ballet and builds the foundation necessary to jump, turn and move with proper balance and elegant body lines. A strong ballet foundation is essential to becoming a truly fine dancer in any dance form.
Contemporary dance builds and teaches freedom of expression, interpretation of music, principles of fall and recovery, control, breathing, and balance. Contemporary dance forms allow students to explore their individual dance style outside of the structure of traditional ballet and jazz classes.
Jazz provides students with a class that is upbeat, dynamic, and fun.
In Jazz, Students will learn terminology, turns, leaps, technical execution, alignment, and flexibility.
Pre-teen Ballet Beginner class is for the student that is brand new to ballet as well as the student who has one prior year of experience. Students will gain posture, strength, balance, coordination, and grace. The basic ballet techniques, skills, and terminology are taught and reinforced.
The Pre-teen Contemporary class teaches freedom of expression, interpretation of music, principles of fall and recovery, control, breathing, and balance. Contemporary is an essential part of any growing dancers education.
Pre-teen Jazz is a structured class that teaches the discipline of dance, a strong technique, and incorporates learning steps and choreography to upbeat and current music. An emphasis is placed on explanation of terminology, strengthening turns, leaps, flexibility, technical execution and proper body placement. Pre-teen Jazz classes are high energy, upbeat and fun!
"Progressive Dance Studio has always been and will continue to be the perfect forum for me to continue to develop my skills, cultivate my passion, and train in what I love. My dance friends have become my sisters, and along with our teachers and company directors, we have become a close knit family."
~Haley G (Student)