In the combination class and
beginning levels, the most classical form of dance is ballet.
Creating the basic technique needed for the well trained dancer.
The basics of classical ballet will be introduced and will include:
posture and placement, balance, positions of the feet and arms,
basic barre and center work and the unforced turn-out.
Tap is the one form of dance
where the student is following the exact beat of the music and
where each student can definitely develop a sense of rhythm and
timing. The quick footwork acquired through tap dancing enhances
balance, coordination and control. Classes will include correct
tap terminology, developing musicality and rhythm through motion.
Tap is an American art form and has many different styles. The
taps are an instrument. Learn to play the instrument so you can
master the art form.