ALL CLASSES ARE ONE HOUR WEEKLY
Primary...Ages 3-4 Kinder (Tap & Ballet)...Ages 5-7
Artistically presented to the young child to develop coordination, poise, grace, and rhythm. Designed to assure a graded progress in each child, correlated to the individual's age, ability, and physical capabilities.
Pre-Ballet (Combination Class)...Ages 8 and over.
An introduction to Classical Ballet with barre, technique, and center. Basic tap sounds, steps, and simple combinations will be part of this class.
Classical Ballet...Ages 9 and over...a graded study of the combined elements of the Russian, French, and Italian techniques and terminology to insure maximum progress for each student.
Pointe...Special classes devoted solely to the art and technique of "sur les pointes." Two classes weekly are required of all pointe students.Mrs. Matassa reserves the right of selection for pointe classes.
Jazz...America's popular and appealing contribution to the art of dance. Its casual style is attained through intricate technical study and complete physical discipline.
Tap...A stylized form of dancing of American origin. "The sound of the trained tap dancer is the sound of music."
Adult Classes...Tap, Jazz, Ballet and Exercise classes to condition stretch and tone the body.
Careful analysis and individual correction is given in all classes.
Placement in class is determined by the direction of Mrs. Matassa.
2018-2019 Class Schedule
Monday 5:15-6:15 – Beginner Pointe
Monday 6:15-7:45 – Classical Ballet & Tap (1.5 hours)
Tuesday 5:15-6:15 – Beginner Tap & Ballet for girls & boys (ages 5 & up)
Tuesday 6:15-7:15 – Advanced Intermediate Pointe
Tuesday 7:15-8:15 – Advanced Intermediate Ballet
Tuesday 8:15-8:45 – Advanced Intermediate Tap
Wednesday 5:00-6:00 – Jazz (ages 6 & up)
Wednesday 6:00-7:00 – Teen Jazz
Wednesday 7:15-8:15 – Advanced Ballet
Wednesday 8:15-8:45 – Advanced Tap
Thursday 5:00-6:00 – PreK-K Ballet for girls & boys (ages 3 & up)
Thursday 6:00-7:15 – Classical Ballet & Tap (1.25 hours)
Thursday 7:15-8:15 – Adult Jazz
Thursday 8:15-9:15 – Adult Tap
*classes begin the week of October 8th
**registration is still available in person at The Dance Studio on class days or by appointment.