MAJOR AFFECT DANCE ACADEMY

 

CREATING DANCERS ONE STEP AT A TIME






Baby Ballerina

This 45 min class introduces dance to children ages 3-4 concentrating on simple movement and creative expression.

Class will be 25 min of Ballet and 20 min of Tap. 


Tiny Dancer

​This class develops the skills learned in Baby Ballerina Combo for ages 5-6 concentrating on basic Ballet and Tap steps. ​

Class will be 30 min of Ballet and 30 min of Tap.


Ballet

The foundation of all dance styles. 

This class teaches dancers proper body placement, posture, technique and terminology needed to excel in all styles of dance.



Lyrical

This class teaches dancers emotional expression by combining Ballet and Jazz. 

We focus on balance, extensions and control while conveying the music through movement. 



Tap

This class teaches dancers to create rhythmic sound using their feet.

We focus on the development of intricate footwork, rhythm, speed, precision and clarity of sound. 


​Jazz

​This class teaches dancers Jazz technique focusing on isolations, leaps, turns and jumps.

This ever changing style evolves with popular music embodying its energy and style. Ballet is required to take this class.


Hip Hop

​This class teaches dancers to develop a sense of style and rhythm mixing jazz, break dancing, poppin', locking and freestyle movement.
We focus on high energy moves incorporating the latest Hip Hop dance trends.


Acro

This class teaches dancers stylized tumbling mixed with various types of dance.

We focus on flexibility, strength and muscle control to execute challenging flips and tricks.


Pre-Pointe*


An additional Ballet Technique class that prepares ​students for Pointe work.

This class will focus on core strength, rotation, alignment and balance.

 


Modern*


This class teaches the foundation of Modern Dance.

We explore freedom of expression, interpretation of music, principles of fall and recovery,

control, breathing, balance and contraction/release. 



​*Director's Recommendation Only