Leaps & Turns (Int/Adv)

For ages 12 & up by invitation only, leaps and turns focuses on finding techniques and fundamentals that are imperative for successful leaps and turns. This class will focusing on finding the dancers center from which all movements begin and end, making it possible to maintain balance while executing advanced movements. Learning how to correctly spot, which enables dancers to improve and maintain balance and control while executing turns reducing the dizzying effect of repeated rotation. This class is strictly a technique class and does not have a recital piece. Leaps and turns is a beneficial class to accompany ballet, modern, jazz or hip hop classes.

*12 and up (by invitation only – new students evaluated and placed

Curriculum

  • 10 minute warm-up
  • 25 minutes turns
  • 25 minutes leaps

Dress Code

  • Leotard of any color
  • Tights of any color
  • shorts or capri pants

Class Celebrations

  • Halloween
  • Winter Holiday

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