Similar to the floor skills of gymnastics, it is a high energy performing art that focuses on strength, stretch, balance and partnering work (stunting). Basic tumbling includes backbends, cartwheels, handstands/headstands, rolls, walkovers, handsprings, aerial tricks and more. Learn the basics of ballet, center work, turns, correct body placement and terminology. Ballet is the basis of all dance and is recommended for all serious dancers. * Ballet is required for all Company members. Attire: pink ballet shoes, black leotard, hair in a bun. The combination of some ballet, modern and jazz elements. Learn the latest styles of urban dances. Dance to upbeat music and learn how to isolate, pop and free-style. A combination of traditional and current dance styles with an emphasis on coordination, flexibility, strength and rhythm. *Jazz is required for Company members. Jazz attire: black jazz shoes, any color dance attire. Leaps and Turns is a specialty class designed to teach proper technique for turns (chaines, pirouettes, piques, axels, etc.) and Leaps ( jetes, Saut de basque, Assemblé, etc.) The combination of ballet and jazz with an emotional connection and storytelling of the song lyrics. Musical theater dance is the study of Broadway dance and dance styles. Pointe technique is the part of classical ballet technique that concerns pointe work, in which a ballet dancer supports all body weight on the tips of fully extended feet within pointe shoes. A dancer will be recommended for pointe based on skill and technique. Develops rhythm, coordination and the ability to think and move quickly. Tap attire, black tap shoes, any color dance attire.