Recreational Classes

Our recreational students come to the studio once a week for between 35-75 minutes. Students may take multiple classes. View our complete listing of currently available classes.


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Pre-school Creative Moment

Children will learn beginning ballet movements and tap sounds. Emphasis is on basic locomotor development, rhythm, and creative expression. Our pre-school dancers learn dance in a playful, imaginative and non-competitive environment. 
This class is open to ages 3-4
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Beginning Dance

Class consists of ballet with emphasis on ballet vocabulary, flexibility and strengthening exercises. Introduction of more tap technique and memorization. Students will develop an appreciation of dance in a non-competitive environment while building self-esteem.

This class is open to ages 5-6
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Ballet

Our beginning and intermediate ballet classes for recreational students focus on the foundations of ballet. Students will learn fundamentals, placement, posture, and discipline. We encourage every student who is wanting to improve their overall dance technique to enroll in ballet.

This class is open to ages 7-up.
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Tap/Jazz Combination

This class focuses on mastering more basic tap fundamentals and increasing speed. Jazz technique is introduced with basic jazz steps and combinations. Classroom is more disciplined, yet still non-competitive and fun!

This class is open to ages 7-12.
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Competition Prep

Our pre-competition program starts at age 5 and is by teacher recommendation only. Classes teach jazz and tap, and are designed for the student who is looking for more of a challenge, and/or planning to audition for one of our competition groups in the future. These classes will focus on the technique and stage presence needed to compete, and will participate in one competition in the spring.

This class is open to ages 5-14
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Acting:

Our beginning acting skills class will teach students the fundamentals of acting, reading scripts, improv, and much more! This class will perform in our Holiday and spring recitals!

This class is open to ages 7-12
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DARBY'S DANCERS Class:

Our Darby's Dancers program is for our students with special needs. Students will learn a variety of movement, individualized if needed. Ballet, jazz, and hip hop will be covered. Learn dance in a fun, nurturing environment. This class is FREE for qualified families. All fees are fundraised by the studio. Limit 10 dancers per class.

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This class is open to ages 5-up
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Acrodance:

Learn tumbling skills and flexibility exercises. This class will also incorporate some leaps, ballet, and flexibility poses. Each student will learn at their own pace. Students will learn forward and backward rolls, cartwheels, round-offs, handsprings, aerial cartwheels and walkovers.

Sign up for this class monthly, or drop in for $15/class.

This class is open to ages 5-up
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Musical Theater

Students will learn basic choreography and acting technique as they prepare a medley of popular musical numbers. Working as an ensemble, this class builds the essential musical theater skills for emerging Broadway stars!

This class is open to ages 7-12
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