We offer a variety of dance styles for dancers. We determine the level by their age and ability. Dancers can pick the classes they enjoy and will thrive in. We hope they gain knowledge in dance as well as discipline for life.
Styles included(see detailed information below):
*Each class will perform in our winter showcase and spring recital. Each class will be required to purchase a costume for the spring recital.
Ballet/Tap/Jazz Classes (ages 9+)
These classes will focus on the skills and techniques necessary to build strength, endurance, flexibility, pose and confidence. Each of these classes will perform one dance in both the winter showcase and the spring recital. They will be required to purchase one costume for each class for the spring recital.
The class will focus on ballet technique with the emphasis being on the pointe shoes. You are required to be in a ballet class and have teacher approval before joining.
This class will include a wide range of styles including breaking, locking and popping, and rhythms. This class will be a combination of street jazz and jazz funk. This style of dance requires high energy and attention to detail.
Leaps & Turns
This class will focus on new leaps and turns. This class will be for technique only and will not perform in any showcases or recitals.
It is a ballet based class that teaches breathe and advanced dance training. Dancers must be 14+ to participate in this class. Previous ballet experience is suggested.
Students will learn tumbling and acrobatic skills and techniqe. The instructor will challenge each student individually, through progressions involving basic skills, strength and flexibility. Dancers are required to be enrolled in another technique class to be in Acro. This class is very physically demanding. This class will not perform in our shows.
Precision/Kick (Frazee only)
This class is for ages 9-12. It will focus on high kick and precision.
Northern Lights Dance Academy