This nurturing program introduces the two year old to dance, and a classroom setting. Emphasis is on creativity, rhythm and body exploration. This is a non-performing class.
This fun and energetic class is a combination of tap/ballet/creative movement for the 3-5 year old child. Here they will learn basic technique in Ballet and Tap, coordination, confidence, and use of their imagination in a nurturing and supportive environment. Classes are held on Weekday and Saturday mornings.
Little Stars: 3+4 year olds; Ballet/Creative Movement combo class
Rising Stars: 5 year olds; Tap/Ballet/Creative Movement combo class
As the foundation of all dance, Ballet teaches technique and body alignment, which are necessary to becoming a strong successful dancer. This class focuses on technique, grace, flexibility and strength. We always suggest that CDE students make ballet a part of their dance training!
This exciting dance style is expressed through rhythmic sounds of the feet. Tap utilizes rhythmic patterns to develop coordination, musicality, motor skills, timing, agility, and music theory. Tap classes are offered starting at age 5.
This energetic dance style focuses on isolations, turns, leaps, and flexibility. Learning steps and technique to current music makes this a fun and popular class. Jazz dance is offered starting at age 6.
Hip Hop is a fun freestyle form of dance. This energetic class helps develop athleticism and is performed to upbeat current music. Our music is always age appropriate and censored. This class starts at age 7.
This class is a combination of dance and tumbling. It is very athletic and teaches strength and flexibility. This is always a popular class among our students! Acro is offered starting at age 6.
This class uses gravity to enhance the natural movement of the body. Dancers must have a strong ballet foundation. This class starts at age 10.
This class is for the advanced Ballet student age 12 and older, by teacher recommendation only.