Jazz Dance

An upbeat class using a variety of musical styles in order to perform movement based on body part isolation, sequential movement, turns and jumps, culminating in a longer dance combination. Jazz shoes recommended at higher levels; check with the individual instructor.


This class will provide a basic understanding of correct body placement, simple patterns and rhythms. The focus will be on improving coordination and flexibility through dance exercises and becoming self-expressive within choreographed movements.

Low Intermediate:

This level will be a continuation of the elementary skills with the introduction to several dance styles. There will be more complex combinations, turns, jumps, layouts and floorwork.


This class is for the skilled dancer. The student will expand the development of the Low Intermediate vocabulary. There will be the introduction of advanced technique such as: turning jumps, long dance combinations, refinement of jazz style and performance quality.

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