2017-2018 Class Descriptions and Times

 

Classes begin Saturday, September 9, 2017.

Pre-registration is open now.

Days and times as of June 2017; classes subject to revision.

Saturday Classes:

Grades K0 –K2

Saturday, 9:00 – 9:50 am:Creative Movement and Beginning Ballet, with Ms. Ana Bueso.

Students will have fun creating shapes, Students will have fun creating shapes, movements and stories in time to music, while learning the fundamentals of ballet.

Grades K2 - 2

Saturday, 8:15 – 9:00 am: Fundamentals of Tap with Ms. Sybil Huggins

Students will learn the fundamentals of tap. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Saturday, 9:00 – 10:00 am: Fundamentals of Ballet with Ms. Olga Marchenko

Students will learn the fundamentals of ballet. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Grades 3 and up

Saturday, 10:00 – 11:00 am: Intermediate Level III Ballet, with Ms. Olga Marchenko

Students will build on the fundamentals of ballet, learning more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation. Placement by instructor.

 

Saturday, 11:00 am – 12:00 noon:

Intermediate Level III/IV Tap, with Ms. Sybil Huggins.

Students will build on the fundamentals of tap, learning more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Saturday, 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm:

Intermediate Level IV Ballet, with Ms. Olga Marchenko.

Students will build on the fundamentals of ballet, learning more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation. Placement by instructor.

 

Grades 7 and up:

Saturday, 8:00 – 9:00 am: Advanced Level V Ballet, with Ms. Olga Marchenko

Placement by instructor.

Monday Classes:

Monday, 3:00 – 5:00 pm: Advanced Level V Ballet with Pointe, with Ms. Olga Marchenko. Placement by

Placement by instructor.

 

Monday, 5:00 – 6:00 pm: Intermediate Levels III/IV Tap, with Ms. Sybil Huggins.

Students will learn the fundamentals of tap, as well as more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Monday, 6:00 – 7:00 pm: Intermediate Levels III/IV Ballet, with Ms. Olga Marchenko.

Students will learn the fundamentals of ballet, as well as more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

Wednesday Classes:

Grades 4 and up:

Wednesday, 4:00 – 5:00 pm: Hip Hop – Street Jazz, with Ms. Ella Wechsler-Matthaei and Ms. Mikela “Kellz” Lymon.

Students will learn the fundamentals of hip hop and street jazz, as well as more complicated variations. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Wednesday, 5:00 – 6:00 pm: Modern Fusion: Caribbean and Soca, with Ms. Ella Wechsler-Matthaei and Ms. Mikela “Kellz” Lymon.

Students will learn the fundamentals of modern dance, fused with Caribbean and Soca dance. Soca music has been called the “soul of calypso” and originates in Trinidad. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.

 

Grades 2 – 5:

Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:00 pm: Hip Hop Street Jazz, with Ms. Ella Wechsler-Matthaei and Ms. Mikela “Kellz” Lymon.

This class is a blend of hip hop and street jazz. As their technique develops, students will spend more time in improvisation and performance preparation.