Classes

Early Childhood Movement and Music Discovery

Imaginative and gross motor skill exploration, creativity, musicality, tumbling, friends, and fun! Each level builds on the prior level.  Basic ballet and musical theatre steps are learned along with the appropriate terminology.  Tu-Two Workshops are 4-5 weeks and may be repeated as themes vary.  Kidlet through KidDance 2 run the full school year.


Tu-Twos Workshops. For our terrific 2-3 year-olds.  Sessions last 25 minutes.


Kidlet. For 4 year-olds (3 1/2 with at least 2 Tu-Two workshops).  Sessions last 45 minutes.


KidDance. 5 year-old Kindergartners through 1st Grade, Tap introduced. 1 hour.


KidDance 2. 2nd through 4th grade, Integrates Tap. Sessions last 1 1/4 hours.

Core Level Classes

Classic Ballet Technique

The foundation of our program.  This is offered in levels... Ballet I through Ballet IV.  Training begins in 3rd grade.  Level III and up must be taken twice a week.  Sessions last 1 to 1 1/4 hours.


Pointe

Instruction begins after a solid foundation in classical ballet has been established.  Subject to instructor's approval.  Pre, Beginning, and Intermediate levels available.  Must be taken with a twice a week ballet technique class.


Tap

All levels of Tap I through IV, 3rd grade through Adult.  Must be taken with a technique class through 6th grade.  Sessions last 30 - 45 minutes.


Jazz

The many styles of Jazz dance include classical, lyrical, Broadway, and percussive. Children's Jazz to Jazz III (2nd grade and up).  Must be taken with a technique class through 6th grade.  Sessions last 45 minutes to 1 hour.


Lyrical Jazz

A more balletic and emotive style of Jazz that acts out the lyrics of the music.  7th Grade and up. Sessions last 1 hour.


Modern

Modern dance is a free expressive style of dance allowing and encouraging individual, creative movement and strong core work.  6th grade and up.  Sessions last 1 hour.


Irish

Learn Traditional Irish Dance jigs and reels.  Uplifting music and excellent cardio workout!  3rd grade and up.  Sessions last 45 minutes.


Hip Hop

Learn the lastest moves to today's hottest music.  4th grade and up.  Sessions last 45 minutes to 1 hour.


Musical Theatre

A form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance.  5th through 8th grade.  Sessions last 45 minutes.


Contemporary

A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical, and classical ballet.  6th through 8th grade.  Sessions last 1 hour.


NOVAS Community/Civic Performance Group

5th grade and up.  Call for more information.


Dance Stars Community/Competition/Performing Group

6th grade and up.  Call for more information.