These classes introduce a structured environment while encouraging children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility. Focus is on coordination and rhythm, introduced through imaginative games and songs. RAD teachers let kids be kids! Your little ones will enjoy creativity, fun music and energy-burning activities while practicing real dance steps, learning beginning dance skills will help them to acquire a lifelong love for dance. Everyone is invited to perform in the Christmas and Spring Recitals (but there's no pressure!).
Attire: Pink Footed Tights, Pink Leotard, Pink Ballet Shoes, Black Mary Jane Tap Shoes
Combining genres of dance, this class will develop your child's coordination as well as an understanding of dance concepts and terminology. Through this enjoyable educational experience, students will learn to use dance as a creative means of self-expression. RAD concentration is on vocabulary, alignment and proper execution of movement and memorization and independence through sequential tasking.
Attire: Lilac Leotard, Pink footed tights, Pink Ballet shoes, Black Mary Jane tap shoes
This class is for students who are just beginning ballet or still like to take all three curriculum in an hour. Students will dive deep into ballet, jazz, and tap concepts. Musicality continues to be emphasized along with balance and coordination through the strengthening of the body core. Center floor work is introduced with continued focus on the positions of the arms, legs and feet using classical ballet vocabulary.
Attire: Orchird Leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes