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**Class schedule subject to change due to enrollment needs.**

*For a class to run, a minimum of 6 students need to be enrolled at all times.*

Toes & Tumbles

Ages 3 -4

This class is built on an introduction to Ballet, Jazz and Acrobatic fundamentals while still having fun! Your dancer will also learn things such as listening and following instructions, being a leader and a follower, manners, counting music, memorizing, recognizing their right and left, colors, and so much more! Our goal is to introduce the wonderful world of dance to this young generation! T&T classes are the first independent dance class we offer for children, therefore potty training is required.

 

5 - 7 Combo

Ballet, Jazz & Tap

While learning ballet basics, dancers will explore the genres of tap & jazz through fun, age-appropriate learning. Through tap, dancers will be introduced to movement in relationship to music, identifying and recognizing the beats of the music and creating music/rhythms with their own feet!

 

7 - 9 Combo

Ballet/Lyrical, Jazz & Tap

This class helps prepare dancers for our 8-10 & 10-13 combo classes. While continuing to learn ballet fundamental technique, dancers will explore the genres of tap & jazz through fun, age-appropriate learning at a beginner / intermediate level. Through tap, dancers will be introduced to movement in relationship to music, identifying and recognizing the beats of the music and creating music/rhythms with their own feet!

8 - 10 Combo

Ballet/Lyrical, Jazz & Tap

This class helps prepare dancers for our 10-13 combo class.  Your dancer will learn the genres of lyrical, jazz & tap at a beginner / intermediate level. They will explore learning to incorporate feelings and telling the story of a song through their dancing. They will also learn the importance of synchronizing movements with the music and each other.

10 - 13 Combo

Lyrical, Contemporary & Jazz

This class inspires dancers to refine their existing dance education and build on previous skills.  Dancers learn how to quickly pick up choreography, memorize longer and more complicated dances and tell a story through their dancing.  This is an intermediate level class & helps prepare dancers for our 13 & up combo class.

 

13 & up Combo

Lyrical, Contemporary & Jazz

This class inspires dancers to refine their existing dance education and build on previous skills.  Dancers learn how to quickly pick up choreography, memorize longer and more complicated dances and tell a story through their dancing.  This is an intermediate to advanced level class.

 

Ballet 1 & 2

Level 1: Ages 8 & up | Level 2: Ages 13 & up

This class allows students to experience a traditional ballet class. Dancers will learn appropriate level technique, the proper positioning of the arms, legs, and feet, and how to use their whole body to create beautiful movements. Class will be comprised of Barre, center and across the floor exercises. Ballet shoes, leotard, tights, and your hair up in the bun are REQUIRED for this class.

10 & Up Tap

Intermediate Level & up

This is our tap class for ages 10 & up and is taught at the intermediate & up level. Through tap, dancers learn the relationship between movement & music, identifying and recognizing the beats of the music and creating music/rhythms with their own feet!

Hip Hop 1 & 2

Level 1: Ages 6 - 9 | Level 2: Ages 10 & up

This is a fun and exciting hip hop class at the appropriate level! Class will include age appropriate body movements as well as technique, stylization, rhythm and musicality. This class is a great way to get a good workout, have fun and gain confidence too!

Acro

Ages 6 & up

This is a fun and exciting class for ages 6 & up and is focused at the beginner & intermediate levels. Our Acro classes cover acrobatic skills from a dance technique perspective. Focusing on proper form, alignment and technique are at the heart of this class and safety is our highest priority. With tumbling comes strength; your dancer will participate in basic conditioning activities to build their strength, balance, and coordination. Teachers will go through step by step on how to tumble based on each dancer's level and experience. Level 1 Fundamental skills covered in this class include but are not limited to: forward/backward rolls, bridges/backbends & variations, cartwheels, roundoffs, handstands/headstands, and more! Level 2 & 3 Focused skills include but are not limited to: front/back limbers & walkovers, front/back handspring/ariel preps and more!

Stretch, Technique & Conditioning

Ages 10 & up

In this class dancers will work on exercises to improve their flexibility, total body strength and dance technique. The foundation of this class is a mixture of pilates, yoga and ballet, and dancers may use yoga blocks, mini pilates balls and therabands to assist in their training.

 

Contact us:

illuminationdancede@gmail.com

302.223.4491

Find us: 

110 Patriot Dr. Suite E, Middletown, DE 19709

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