schedule

2019 - 2020 Dance year   SeptEMBER 8, 2019 - JUne 13, 2020


> > Sundays < <

10:15 am - 11:00 am — DANCING TOGETHER — 2 years

11:15 am - 12:00 pm — creative ballet I — 3 years

12:15 Pm - 1:00 pm — creative ballet II — 4 years - (class is full - join the waitlist)

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm — PRIMARY BALLET I — 5-6 YEARs - (class is full - join the waitlist)

 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm — primary COMBO — 5-6 years


> > Mondays < <

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm — creative ballet I — 3 years - (class is full - join the waitlist)

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm — primary ballet I — 5-6 years - (class is full - join the waitlist)


> > TUEsDAYS < < 

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm — CREATIVE COMBO — 4 years

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm — PRIMARY COMBO — 5-6 years


> > WEDNESDAYS < < 

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm — CREATIVE BALLET II — 4 years

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm — PRIMARY BALLET II — 7-8 years


> > SATURdays < <

10:15 am - 11:00 am — DANCING TOGETHER — 2 years

11:15 am - 12:00 pm — PRIMARY ballet I — 5-6 years

12:15 Pm - 1:00 pm — creative ballet II — 4 years

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm — CREATIVE COMBO — 4 YEARS 

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm — primary BALLET II — 7-8 years


>> CLASS DESCRIPTIONS <<

DANCING TOGETHER

In this first dance experience, children along with a favorite grown up, will be introduced to Ballet through creative imagery, props and instruments. They will learn to express themselves and gain coordination through movement while listening to Classical and contemporary music, as well as their favorite nursery rhymes.

CLASS LENGTH - 45 MINUTES


CREATIVE BALLET

In their first independent class, dancers will enjoy a perfect mix of creative movement and age appropriate classical Ballet. They will be introduced to beginning positions, terminology and traveling steps. This class will help them to gain confidence, meet new friends and explore feelings through props, instruments, and plenty of imagination.

CLASS LENGTH - 45 MINUTES


PRIMARY BALLET

In this class, dancers will be introduced to more traditional elements of a Ballet class. Dancers will participate in a fun Ballet warm up, stretches and center work. Proper technique, terminology and positions will be emphasized, as well as focus on building strength, grace and confidence.

CLASS LENGTH - 45 MINUTES


PRIMARY BALLET II

Dancers will now begin a very exciting part of Ballet class - barre work! They’ll build upon the elements listed in the previous level, with focus on placement and musicality. This class is a wonderful introduction to a traditional ballet class while still maintaining an inspiring and creative atmosphere.

CLASS LENGTH - 60 MINUTES


cREATIVE COMBO/TAP AND JAZZ

Dancers will love this introduction to two upbeat, expressive styles of dance, Tap and Jazz! The tap portion of class will focus on developing rhythm and sound, while the jazz portion will concentrate on expression and coordination. This class will help them explore movement through different styles of music and a variety of choreography.

CLASS LENGTH - 45 MINUTES


PRIMARY COMBO/TAP AND JAZZ

In this class we’ll expand upon the elements of the previous level. During tap, dancers will focus on more complicated rhythms and traveling combinations. The jazz portion of class will concentrate on increasing flexibility, stamina and stage presence. We’ll explore choreography that nurtures self expression while being age appropriate and challenging.

CLASS LENGTH - 45 MINUTES

 

Classes held at 511 11th Street SE Washington DC 20003

 
Ms. Becky is a phenomenal instructor. She offers little dancers a warm and engaging environment while instilling a lasting knowledge of technique. All which makes for a wonderful introduction to dance and a lifelong love of the art form.
— Keyana F.