Students develop basic Jazz technique and skills in a fun, energetic and encouraging environment. This class focuses on turns including chaines, piques, and pirouettes as well as leaps, walks, and styles. No prior experience required; however, the student will be evaluated in the first class to verify a good fit.
Highly choreographed, fast paced advanced class. Commercial Jazz features a mixture of sharp and fluid movements, popping & locking, and animated expression similar to dances seen on commercial video clips.
Students develop advanced technical skills in Jazz, Ballet, and Contemporary technique, as well as turns and leaps. The focus is on alignment, strength & flexibility exercises, and movement. This is a great class for dancers preparing for dance teams, companies, and other troupes. This class will not participate in the Showcase or Recital.