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Fall Classes- September 4 to May 19th
Hip Hop and Acrobatic Arts A Monday 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM This class combines clean, energetic hip hop with the amazing Acrobatic Arts syllabus. Recommended ages 6 and up.
Jazz 2+ Monday 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM Jazz with Miss Tegan is always based in Fosse, with funk elements thrown in! Come challenge yourself each class to jumps higher, turn more and gain confidence on stage! Dance experience needed, ages 9 and up.
Musical Theater & Tap 2 Monday 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM Learn the Broadway basics as well as gaining confidence in tap! Ages 9 and up.
ACROBATiC Arts B Tuesday 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM Students progress further into the Acrobatic Arts syllabus in this class, a strong bridge from the ground and handstand are needed. Suggested ages 9 and up.
ACROBATiCS Arts C Tuesday 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM Dancers MUST cross train in another style at VDA to be eligible for this class. A strong bridge from standing and kick over is needed for this class.
ACROBATiCS Arts D Tuesday 6:45 PM to 8:00 PM Dancers MUST cross train in another style at VDA to be eligible for this class. A strong back and front walkover is needed for this class, as well as working towards side aerial and back handsprings.
Hip Hop 2/3 Wednesday 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM This class is a challenging (CLEAN!) mix of funk and break dance basics. Dance experience is needed, ages 9 and up.
Contemporary Wednesday 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM This class is based in Graham modern techniques for warm ups, as well as contemporary choreography. Dancers must have at least 1 year of ballet 2 or higher, and be a current VDA ballet student to take this class.
Pre-pointe & Pointe Wednesday 6:45 PM to 8:15 PM Pre-pointe and pointe students begin each class with theraband warm ups and other strengthening exercises. Pre-pointe students are then dismissed, and pointe work begins. Must be in a VDA ballet 3 or higher class and have teacher approval. (We do not allow students en pointe until age 12.)
Creative Movement Thursday 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM ($40 monthly) The most fun and smiles you will see all week! We dance hard and play learning games, focusing on real ballet technique in our creative movement class! Ages 3 and up.
Ballet/ Lyrical 2 Thursday 4:15-5:30pm Ballet technique is the emphasis of this class, perfecting the fundamental steps needed for all ballet dancers! Choreography will also include basic lyrical concepts, to turn our dancers into master storytellers on stage. Ages 9 and up, or dance experience and teacher approval required.
Ballet & Tap 1 Thursday 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM Watch your little dancers flourish in our ballet and tap combo class! Structured to gain real technique and hold your students interest, we learn 2 dances each recital season. The kids are challenged and grow immensely over the year. See your dancers listening and memorization skills develop with us! Ages 6 and up.
Ballet 3+ Thursday 6:45 PM to 8:00 PM Dancers must have completed at least 2 years of ballet prior and have a strong knowledge of ballet basics before moving into this level. Teachers can recommend this class after meeting your dancer and observing them in class.
Competition 1 Friday 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM Competition dancers must be exclusively study at VDA, to prevent conflicts of interest.
Competition Lyrical Friday 5:00 PM to 6:15 PM Competition dancers must be exclusively study at VDA, to prevent conflicts of interest.
Competition 2 Friday 6:15 PM to 7:15 PM Competition dancers must be exclusively study at VDA, to prevent conflicts of interest.
Competition Solos Friday 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM Competition dancers must be exclusively study at VDA, to prevent conflicts of interest.
Ballet 2 Saturdays 9:45-11:00am Ballet technique is the emphasis of this class, perfecting the fundamental steps needed for all ballet dancers! Choreography will also include basic lyrical concepts, to turn our dancers into master storytellers on stage. Ages 9 and up, or dance experience and teacher approval required.
Jazz 1/2 Saturdays 11:00-12:15pm Come gain confidence, sass and learn JAZZ dance! This class will cover the basics of Fosse technique as well as jumps, leaps and turns.
Lyrical 3+ Saturdays 12:15-1:30pm Lyrical develops students emotional presence and storytelling on stage. Students must have ballet experience and be in a ballet class at VDA.
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Psalm 149:3 Let them praise His name with dancing; Let them sing praises to Him with timbrel and lyre.