PreTeen Dancers Boys & Girls

Ballet II  10 -12 years

Gain a deeper understanding of ballet technique, musicality, and expression. Ballet is the foundation for dancers who study all other styles of dance.  *With a teacher recommendation more advanced dancers can join Ballet III.  Additional performance opportunities for Apprentice Repertory Company members. REGISTER HERE

 

Broadway Jazz II  10 – 12  years

Broadway Jazz is known by it’s stylized moves and iconic angular long lines created by the great choreographers of award-winning Broadway musical hits.  Combine dancing and acting with clean, crisp moves to some of the best of Broadway’s soundtracks. REGISTER HERE

 

Contemporary and Lyrical II   10 – 12 years

Contemporary and Lyrical combine the best of three styles: modern, jazz, and ballet to become a flowing expression of the music and/or lyrics of a song. Be challenged to break the confines of any one style and to use your body and emotions creatively to express unique choreography. REGISTER HERE

Hip-Hop II and Urban Funk II – III  7 – 12 years

Learn the fierce stylized street moves from New York and L.A. Explore house, popping, krump, tutting, and video style dance.  Dance to the latest pop music while expressing yourself in the hottest ever-evolving style! Mr. Nathan and Ms Kelsie bring two strong and distinct styles to SDW. REGISTER HERE

 

Step-Stomp Class I-II  7-13 years 

If you like hip-hop you will love Step! Step Teams are essential in every middle school, high school and college gymnasium! Your hands, body and feet create percussive dynamic dance movement and music! Think the cup scene from “Pitch Perfect” but created with your whole body! Step Class I-II is taught by Dean College’s Step Team Captain, Kelsie Crowley!  REGISTER HERE

Tap II 10 – 12 years 

Tap dance is a true American art form where dancers use the sounds of their shoes like a percussive instrument to make music and dance. Rhythm tap focuses on musicality and riffing off of the melodic line. Learn clean tap technique through classic and contemporary repertory. Use improvisation to hone your musical ear and performance confidence.     REGISTER HERE

Apprentice Repertory Dance Company  10- 12 years

Apprentice Repertory Dance Company members take two ballet classes pre-pointe and any additional dance classes of choice. Dancers learn learn time-honored repertoire and original choreography.  (Teams not included.) Purchase of company leotard and jacket required.  REGISTER HERE

Apprentice Competition Team  10 – 12 years

Compete in three different styles; Hip-Hop, Contemporary and Broadway Jazz.  Build strong bonds with friends as you hone your dances and performance skills. Requirements: one ballet class and two rehearsals a week.   Fund raising to help cover competition fees/costumes.  Company Jacket and Competition fees additional.  REGISTER HERE