Keep your teen’s passion for dance flourishing! Our advanced dance classes provide a creative environment where dedicated dancers can take their art to the next level. Showcase Dance Studio provides teens with a space to master technique, self-expression, and performance. Students will achieve goals and build self-esteem with advanced dance instruction. Our disciplined learning environment helps build confidence, leadership, and perseverance in your dancer.
Keep your teen’s passion for dance flourishing! Our advanced classes provide a creative environment where dedicated dancers can take their art to the next level. Showcase Dance Studio provides teens with a space to master technique, self-expression, and performance. Students will achieve goals and build self-esteem with advanced dance instruction. Our disciplined learning environment helps build confidence, leadership, and perseverance in your dancer.
A classic dance form with specific terminology, technique, and choreography. Ballet class is highly structured and regimented due to the classical technique that must be fostered and perfected. Advanced dance classes begin by warming up at the barre and then continues to center floor, followed by linking together combinations across the floor. Class typically ends with a curtsey or bow to show respect to the teacher.
A form of dance in which the feet create rhythmic sounds. Advanced dance classes warm-ups begin either center floor or at the barre, followed by stationary movements to enhance sound clarity, and recognize rhythm patterns. Students will practice traveling movements across the floor and will continue to build upon single, double, and triple sounds. Class concludes with a combination that reiterates the steps taught previously.
A rhythmic, stylized dance conceived in America and influenced by jazz music. Jazz combines an erect spine and formal dance patterns of Europe with rhythmic, flat-footed, bent kneed influences from African cultures. Class starts with a proper warm-up, continues with isolations, balance, flexibility stretches, floor progressions, and choreography. Students should expect a high energy class with upbeat music with a strong emphasis on jazz technique.
A fluid style of jazz that blends classical European ballet and modern movement. Dancers are taught to express themselves through movement by interpreting the lyrics of a song. Class focuses on ballet and jazz technique as well as choreography.
*Dual enrollment class. You must be enrolled in Ballet to take Lyrical.
Ballet performed in pointe shoes. Dancers must have completed extensive work in ballet and demi-pointe to enroll in this class. Students are admitted to go up on pointe when recommended by the pointe teacher. Students are evaluated on coordination, posture, strength, and feet. There is an inherent risk going up on pointe, therefore, we will only recommend those students who are developmentally ready to begin pointe work.
*Dual Enrollment class. Must be enrolled in Ballet to take Pointe.
Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.
*Dual enrollment class. You must be enrolled in Ballet to take Contemporary
A style of dance primarily performed to hip hop music that incorporates street dance, characteristics of African dance, and freestyle. It redefines and reinvents many early vernacular jazz dances and movements. It includes a wide range of styles including breaking (popping/locking/toprock/uprock) which was created in the 1970s and made popular by dance crews in the United States. New school hip hop includes krumping, liquid dancing, gliding, tutting, and power moves.