Junior, Youth + Teen Classes (7 yrs and older)

BALLET (ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE – R.A.D) FULL YEAR CLASSES

Ballet is the fundamental training that applies to all other dance forms. This class will help develop posture, alignment and dance technique. Only Grade 1/2 will participate in the year-end recital.

Grade 1 / 2 Ballet (7 – 9 yrs) – Mondays 5:30-6:15 pm and/or Saturdays 10:30-11:15 am

Grade 3 / 4 Ballet (10 – 12 yrs) – Wednesdays 4:45-5:30 pm and Saturdays 1:30-2:15 pm

Grade 4 / 5 Ballet (13 yrs +) – Wednesdays 7:15-8:00 pm and Saturdays 9:45-10:30 am

Intermediate Foundation Ballet (assessment required) – Mondays 6:15-7:15 pm and Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 pm

Intermediate Ballet (assessment required) – Mondays 6:15-7:15 pm and Tuesdays 8:00-9:00pm

Advanced Foundation Ballet (assessment required) – Mondays 7:15-8:15 pm and Tuesdays 8:00-9:00pm

Grade 3 through Advanced Ballet must attend two classes per week. Fall and Spring Ballet Examinations are at the discretion of the Ballet Director.

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HIP HOP – SESSIONAL CLASSES

A fun, high-energy class that will explore the styles of today’s more popular dance moves! This is a sessional class – Fall, Winter & Summer sessions are available. Any dancers who register for the Winter session will participate in our year-end recital and will need pay a costume fee as well as a theatre fee at the time of registration.

Junior Hip Hop (7 – 9 yrs) – Wednesdays 4:45-5:30 pm or Saturdays 9:45-10:30 am

Youth Hip Hop (10 – 12 yrs) – Wednesdays 6:30-7:30 pm or Saturdays 10:30-11:30 am

Teen Hip Hop (13 yrs & up) – Wednesdays 7:30-8:30 pm or Saturdays 10:30-11:30 am

Competitive Hip Hop (Mini to Advanced) – Please contact the studio for information regarding our Competitive Training Program

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ACRO JAZZ – FULL YEAR CLASSES

This high energy class consists of a warm-up, floor and core work, progressions across the floor and combinations. Kicks, Turns & Jumps will be introduced and explored.  It is a full year class that will participate in the year-end recital. Junior Acro Jazz (7 – 9 yrs) –  Mondays 4:45-5:30 pm (jazz only) or Saturdays 11:15-12:00 pm

Youth Acro Jazz (10 – 12 yrs) – Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm

Teen Acro Jazz (13 yrs & up) – Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm

Competitive Jazz (Mini to Advanced) – Please contact the studio for information regarding our Competitive Training Program.

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LYRICAL / CONTEMPORARY – FULL YEAR CLASSES

This form of dance is a fusion of contemporary movement and ballet technique. Dancers will work on core strength, floor work and combinations.This class consists of a warm-up, floor and core work, progressions across the floor and combinations. It is a full year class that will participate in the year-end recital.

Youth Lyrical / Contemp (10 – 12yrs) – Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 pm

Teen Lyrical / Contemp (13 yrs & up) – Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 pm 

Competitive Lyrical (Junior to Advanced) – Please contact the studio for information regarding our Competitive Training Program

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TAP – FULL YEAR CLASSES

This class is designed to help with rhythm and timing. Dancers will focus on intricate footwork, syncopation as well as progressions across the floor and combinations. It is a full year class that will participate in the year-end recital.

Junior Tap (7 – 9yrs) – Mondays 6:15-7:00 pm

Youth / Teen Tap (9 yrs +) – Saturdays 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Competitive Tap (Mini to Advanced) – Please contact the studio for information regarding our Competitive Training Program

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MUSICAL THEATRE – FULL YEAR CLASSES

This jazz based dance class will focus on songs and movement from some of the more famous and popular Musicals and Broadway shows. Students will learn proper singing technique and drama skills using engaging activities and exercises.

Vocal Training (7 yrs +)  – Saturdays 9:30-10:30 am (Fall session only – training only)

Open Musical Theatre (7 yrs +) – Tuesdays 5:15-6:15 pm

Musical Theatre Performance Team – Choreography Class (7 yrs +) – Tuesdays 6:15-7:15pm 

Our Musical Theatre Performance Team is given the opportunity to perform in partnership with our annual Holiday Production, Plies to Performance, an additional piece at our year-end recital as well as selected functions and community events. With a minimal time commitment, dancers are required to attend 1 musical theatre class and 1 performance class.  Join this performance experience with a team of positive talented performers.

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ACRO TECHNIQUE – FULL YEAR TRAINING ONLY CLASSES

This class will increase acro skills and technique working toward bridge, walk overs, ariels and more!  It is a full year class that does not participate in the year-end recital.

Junior Acro (7 – 9 yrs) – Thursday 4:30-5:15 pm (training only)

Junior & Youth Acro ADVANCED (7 – 12 yrs) –  Wednesday 6:30-7:15 pm (training only + assesment required)

Open Acro (13 yrs + or by recommendation) – Saturday 12:30-1:30 pm (training only)

Competitive Acro (Junior to Advanced) – Please contact the studio for information regarding our Competitive Training Program

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HOLIDAY PRODUCTION – FULL YEAR CLASSES

This ballet production class is an additional opportunity for your performer! Dancers will work toward 3 performance opportunities throughout the season; our Annual Holiday Production in November, an in-house performance in February “Plies to Perfrmance” and finally our year end recital in June. Dancers must be registered in the correlating RAD Ballet program as pre-requisite training for this choreography based class.

Grade 1 / 2 Holiday Production (7 – 9 yrs) – Saturdays 12:30-1:30 pm

Grade 3 – 5 Holiday Production  (10 – 12 yrs) – Saturdays 11:30-12:30 pm

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Full-year class prices: Please phone the studio for full-year class pricing as we offer a multi-class discount.

Fall Session: September 9th to December 18th, 2019 $348.00 (Including GST)

Winter Session: January 6th to June 11th, 2020 $522.00 (Including GST)

Registration Fees All students/ non refundable Single dancer – $35.00 Family – $47.25

*Registration fees are paid annually and are valid until July 31st of every dance season.