TWINKLE TOES DANCE CLASS
Our Twinkle Toes dance classes (toddlers) will prepare students ages 2-5 for our Creative Movement dance class by helping your child explore movement through various educational formats but in a fun, live, and inquisitive environment. This class will teach your child how to get use to using their body and mind in a structured yet fun way at an early age.
CREATIVE MOVEMENT CLASSES
Our Creative Movement classes (baby ballet) will prepare our students (ages 5 to 7) for the world of dance through various styles of dance that will help your child develop an exploratory imagination, sequential memory of pattern recognition, and will enhance general motor skills. No previous dance experience is required. Our class sequence is as follows: Creative Movement Level 1, Creative Movement Level 2, and Creative Movement Level 3.
Our ballet class will introduce students ages 7-18 to various classical dance techniques characterized by grace and precision of movement and by elaborate formal gestures, steps, and poses, which focus on building strength, poise, proper body alignment, and terminology. Our class sequence is as follows: Pre-Ballet Levels 1-2, Ballet Levels 1-4, En Pointe Levels 1-4, and Ballet Repertoire & Choreography.
TAP DANCE CLASSES
Tap is an American Art Form whereby a dancer makes music with their shoes. Students (ages 2-18) who enroll often have fun experimenting with various musical elements such as percussive and rhythmic beats, smooth and light glides, improvisation, and sudden classical movements all at the same time. Our class sequence is as follows: Tippity Tap Levels 1-3, Tap Dance Levels 1-4, Jazz Tap Levels 1-4, Tap Repertoire & Choreography.
HIP HOP CLASSES
Our Hip Hop class will introduce students to a wide range of styles that feature isolated body movements with specific rhythms and dynamic contrasts of sharp and relaxed qualities. This class also introduces students to stomp techniques that uses body percussion to express creative movements and free-style ensemble performance. No previous experience is required. Hippity Hop Levels 1-3, Hip Hop 101 Levels 1-2, Hip Hop JAM SESSION Levels 1-2.
Note: All students should expect to remain in each dance level for at least one year unless otherwise indicated by our dance instructor. Students who are new to Legacy must audition if they desire to advance beyound any level of our class sequence.