Contemporary

Dance Foundations 2 IR 2 Ballet/Contemporary

The core of all the dance programs at the studio. The disciplines of ballet, tap and contemporary are the focus of the dance styles taught in a unique balance of each other. The philosophy of the program is to instill the education and passion for dance. The IR 1 and 2 Program continues to focus on ballet, tap and contemporary, which is a development on the JR Foundational Program.

The ballet classes follow the RAD syllabus and teaching methods. Ballet class involve barre and centre, developing a more in-depth vocabulary of foundational ballet movements, and build-up of enchainments.

Contemporary is an influence of the many styles and techniques of modern teachers and choreographers. Contemporary uses the foundation of ballet with the technique of modern pioneers such as Duncan, Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Webb. The class will allow students to maintain their foundational technique and explore their unique physical dance style.

Recommended for youths 13–16 years old

Dance Foundations 2 IR 1 Ballet/Contemporary

The core of all the dance programs at the studio. The disciplines of ballet, tap and contemporary are the focus of the dance styles taught in a unique balance of each other. The philosophy of the program is to instill the education and passion for dance. The IR 1 and 2 Program continues to focus on ballet, tap and contemporary, which is a development on the JR Foundational Program.

The ballet classes follow the RAD syllabus and teaching methods. Ballet class involve barre and centre, developing a more in-depth vocabulary of foundational ballet movements, and build-up of enchainments.

Contemporary is an influence of the many styles and techniques of modern teachers and choreographers. Contemporary uses the foundation of ballet with the technique of modern pioneers such as Duncan, Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Webb. The class will allow students to maintain their foundational technique and explore their unique physical dance style.

Recommended for children 9–12 years old