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Level 1 Preschool Beginner
This class is primarily geared towards 1st and 2nd year students, typically between the ages of 2 1/2 and 4.  This class will include tap, ballet and creative movement.  They will learn fun routines to a variety of children's songs.  These routines will teach students the basics of both tap and ballet.  Students in Level 1 Preschool Beginner will need a leotard, tights, white ballet shoes and white tap shoes.  They will perform one dance in the recital. 

Level 2 Tap and Ballet
This class is primarily geared towards 2nd and 3rd year students, typically between the ages of 4 and 5.  This class will include tap and ballet instruction.  Students will learn basic and intermediate dance steps through a combination of traditional instruction and routines choreographed to children's songs.  Students in Level 2 Tap and Ballet will need a leotard, tights, white ballet shoes and white tap shoes.  They will perform one dance in the recital. 

Level 3 Tap and Ballet
This class is primarily geared towards 2nd through 4th year students, typically between the ages of 4 and 6.  This class will include tap and ballet instruction.  Students will learn intermediate tap and ballet steps.  Students in Level 3 Tap and Ballet will need a leotard, tights, white ballet shoes and white tap shoes.  This class will perform two dances in the recital. 

Level 4 Tap and Ballet
This class is primarily geared towards 3rd through 5th year students, typically between the ages of 5 and 7.  This class will include tap and ballet instruction.  Students will learn intermediate tap and ballet steps and may learn basic jazz steps near the end of the year.  Students in Level 4 Tap and Ballet will need a leotard, tights, white ballet shoes and white tap shoes.  This class will perform two dances in the recital. 

Level 5 Tap and Jazz
This class is primarily geared towards 3rd though 6th year students, typically between the ages of 6 and 10.  Older students with less dance experience may be placed in this class on teacher recommendation.  This class will include intermediate tap instruction, basic jazz instruction and may include some ballet technique.  Students in Level 5 Tap and Jazz will need either a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts; sweatpants, sweatshirts and t-shirts are not permitted.  They will also need black split-sole tap shoes and tan split-sole jazz shoes.  They will perform two dances in the recital.  Once students reach Level 5, we strongly recommend they add a separate ballet class for improved technique.

Level 6 Tap and Jazz
This class is primarily geared towards 4th through 7th year students, typically between the ages of 7 and 10.  Younger students with more dance experience and older students with less dance experience may be placed in this class on teacher recommendation.  This class will include intermediate tap and jazz instruction and may include some ballet technique.  Students in Level 6 Tap and Jazz will need a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts; sweatpants, sweatshirts and t-shirts are not permitted.  They will also need black split-sole tap shoes and tan split-sole jazz shoes.  They will perform two dances in the recital. 
Students at Level 6 are strongly recommended to take a separate ballet class for improved technique.

Level 7 Tap and Jazz
This class is primarily geared towards 5th through 10th year students, typically between the ages of 9 and 12.  Younger students with more dance experience and older students with less dance experience may be placed in this class on teacher recommendation.  This class will include intermediate to advanced instruction in tap and jazz and will include some ballet technique.  This class is intended as a preparation for our advanced level classes; students should come to class with a good attitude and prepared to work hard.  Students in Level 7 Tap and Jazz will need either a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts; sweatpants, sweatshirts and t-shirts are not permitted.  They will also need black split-sole tap shoes and tan split-sole jazz shoes.  They will perform two dances in the recital.  Students at Level 7 are strongly recommended to take a separate ballet class for improved technique.

Pre-Jr. Corkettes
This class is primarily geared towards 5th through 10th year students, typically between the ages of 10 and 14.  Younger students with more dance experience and older students with less dance experience may be placed in this class on teacher recommendation.  This class will include intermediate to advanced instruction in tap and jazz and will include some ballet technique.  This class is intended as a preparation for Jr. Corkettes; students should come to class with a good attitude and prepared to work hard.  Students will be invited to audition for Jr. Corkettes once they reach the appropriate age, skill level and the instructors feel they are ready.  Students in Pre-Jr. Corkettes will need either a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts (the leotard, tops and pants should be black); sweatpants, sweatshirts and t-shirts are not permitted.  They will also need black split-sole tap shoes and tan split-sole jazz shoes.  They will perform two dances in the recital.  Students in Pre-Jr. Corkettes are strongly recommended to take a separate ballet class for improved technique.

Jr. Corkettes
This class is available by audition only.  Students should be at least 12 years old.  This class will teach advanced level tap and jazz and will include ballet technique.  Students may be asked to enroll in additional classes to help improve development in weaker areas.  Students should be prepared to arrive on time, with a good attitude and in proper dance attire.  Specific details will be provided at the end of auditions.  They will perform three dances in the recital.  Please contact the studio for additional information.

Corkettes
This class is available by audition only.  Students should be at least 14 years old.  Adults of the appropriate skill level are also welcome.  This class will teach advanced level tap and jazz and will include ballet technique.  Students may be asked to enroll in additional classes to help development in weaker areas.  Students should be prepared to arrive on time, with a good attitude and in proper dance attire.  Specific details will be provided at the end of auditions.  They will perform three dances in the recital.  Please contact the studio for additional information.

Ballet I
This class is designed for students who wish to continue their ballet education once they have started jazz in their regular class and for students who simply want to learn ballet.  This class will concentrate on proper ballet technique; it is recommended for all students who have progressed from ballet to jazz.  Students should be a minimum of seven years old; there is no maximum age for this class.  Students should wear a royal blue leotard, ballet pink tights and pink split-sole ballet shoes; a short ballet skirt is optional.  Students will perform one dance in the recital.  This class meets once a week.

Ballet II 
This class is designed for students who wish to continue their ballet education and have either completed Ballet I or received a teacher recommendation.  Students should be a minimum of nine years of age; there is no maximum age for this class.  Students should wear a red leotard, ballet pink tights and pink split-sole ballet shoes; a short ballet skirt is optional.  This class meets once a week. 

Ballet III
This class is designed for students who wish to continue their ballet education and have either completed Ballet II or received a teacher recommendation.  Students should be a minimum of thirteen years of age; there is no maximum age for this class.  Students should wear a black leotard, ballet pink tights and pink split-sole ballet shoes; a short ballet skirt is optional.  This class meets twice a week.

Baton I 
This class is designed for students ages 4 and up.  Students will learn baton technique as a group and through individual instruction geared to each student's ability level.  preferred. Students in Baton will need either a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts and Ked's-like tennis shoes or split-sole jazz shoes.  They will need a star baton.  For safety reasons students should not wear baggy clothing.  This class will perform one dance in the recital.  Please contact the studio for more information regarding our baton program.

Baton II/Jazz
This class is designed for students ages 9 and up. Students will learn baton technique as a group and through individual instruction geared to each student's ability level.  They will also learn jazz technique.  Students in Baton will need either a leotard and tights or a tight fitting top and dance pants or shorts and Ked's-like tennis shoes or split-sole jazz shoes. They will need a star baton. For safety reasons students should not wear baggy clothing. This class will perform one dance in the recital. Please contact the studio for more information regarding our baton program.

Hip Hop 
This class is designed for students ages 6 and up.  Students will learn the most up-to-date and age appropriate hip hop styles in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.  This class will perform one dance in the recital.

Modern/Contemporary 
This class is designed for students in high school (15+) and adults.  No prior dance experience is necessary.  Students will learn a variety of modern and contemporary dance styles.  Students should wear comfortable workout style attire and either bare feet or modern dance shoes in their skin tone, half socks are acceptable footwear for class.  They will perform one dance in the recital. 

School age beginners will be placed by audition or interview in the appropriate class.  Please contact the studio to schedule an appointment.

All ages are approximate and may vary with each student's ability level.

Please contact the studio for class placement, if you are unsure of your child's ability level.



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