Technique 1 is a 2 hour class going over techniques of a variety of different dance styles such as Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre. This class is geared towards students who love dance and want to learn different styles. Styles will be rotated throughout the semester. Have students bring all dance shoes every week.
In this fun high energy class, we will be conditioning our bodies to keep up with the fast pace hip hop is. We will be going over multiple styles of hip-hop and learn to incorporate them in mini combos.
Students will be learning basic art principles through learning and creating weekly hands-on projects. We will also be learning about a few historic masters and famous works spanning painting, sculpture and architecture. Students will have fun as they increase their skills and experience in producing their own art as well as gaining an introduction and appreciation of art, it’s principles and it’s vibrant history. There is a one time $15 material fee for each semester to help cover costs.
Students will build on basic gymnastic floor exercises and practice skills such as front and back walkovers, round-offs, and handstand walks. They will gain strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination through practicing these movements and playing games that promote fitness and fun!
Musical Theatre 2 builds on all the fun of Musical Theatre 1 and advances with characterizations skills, performance feedback, improv games, and audition training.