Dance Class Descriptions

 

Twinkle Toes

Ages 3-5
30 minute class
9 week session
Costume is provided

$70.00 Class Fee
Online registration required

 

This class is for those who may not want to commit to a full year of dance. A creative movement class that introduces your child to basic Ballet and Tap concepts in a fun and creative way. Emphasis is placed upon imagination, musical awareness, large and small motor skills and learning how to work in a class setting. A “Cookie & Camera” Day will be held so dancers can show off their skills to family and friends.

Baldwin Twinkle Toes Days and Times 

Fall 2017

 

Session begins Monday October 2, 2017.

Mondays 5:00pm – 5:30pm      October 2 – December 4.      *No class Monday, November 20, 2017.

**Cookie & Camera Day will be held on Monday, December 4 @ 4:45pm.

 

Session begins Wednesday October 4, 2017.

Wednesdays 5:00pm – 5:30pm     October 4 – December 6     *No class Wednesday, November 22, 2017.

**Cookie & Camera Day will be held on Wednesday, December 6 @ 4:45pm

 

Roberts Location Twinkle Toes Days and Times 

Fall 2017

 

Session begins Tuesday October 10, 2017.

Tuesdays 5:00pm – 5:30pm     October 10 – December 16     No class Tuesday, October 31st and November 21st.  The final performance will be held at the Baldwin studio on Saturday, December 16 @ 9:30am.

 

 

***Please note that you can only register online or email/call the studio in order to register for the Winter 2017 Twinkle Toes session.*** 

 

 

 

 

 Full year dance programs

 

Age is a basic guideline when choosing a class. Ability, previous experience and instructors discretion will also play a part in placing your dancer in the appropriate class.

 

Tiny Toes

Ages 3-5
30 minute class
One costume required for recital

$45.00/month (Includes recital costume)

 

A creative movement class that introduces your child to basic Ballet and Tap concepts in a fun and creative way.  Emphasis is placed upon imagination, musical awareness, large and small motor skills and learning how to work in a class setting.  Our main goal is to foster a love of movement.  Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

 

Intro to Dance

Ages 5-7
45 minute class
One costume required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

*We strongly recommend that dancers are enrolled in Kindergarten to register for this class.  This dance class introduces basic Ballet, Tap & Jazz concepts in a fun and creative way.  Emphasis is placed upon developing counting skills, imagination, musical awareness, working as individuals and also in groups.  Beginning dance terminology, simple across the floor progressions and stretching will be introduced to the students. Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

Combo I

Ages 7-10
45 minute class
One costume required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

This combination class begins to add upon basic Ballet, Tap & Jazz concepts. Across the floor progressions and simple formation changes are introduced.  Dancers will continue to learn correct dance terminology and will develop their musical awareness and imagination.  Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

Advanced Combo I

Ages 8-12
45 minute class
One costume required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

This jazz and tap class is for students with at least one year experience in the Combo I class.  This class is designed for the student who is ready for more of a challenge and will expand upon all skills previously learned while starting to focus on stage presence and precision.  Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

 

Teen Jazz/Tap Combo Ages 12-14

Ages 12-14
60 minute class
One costume required for recital

$52.00/month (Includes recital costume)

 

This combination class builds upon basic Jazz and Tap principles. We ask that dancers have one to two years at the Adv. Combo I level before registering.  Group work, simple turns, formation changes and more difficult across the floor progressions are introduced while students continue to learn the proper dance terminology. More emphasis is starting to be placed on technical skills and stage presence.  Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

 

Teen Jazz /Tap Combo Ages 14-18

Ages 14-18
60 minute class
One costume required for recital

$52.00/month (Includes recital costume)

 

This combination class takes Jazz and Tap to a higher level by introducing more difficult technique and terminology. Previous jazz and tap experience is required.  Across the floor exercises, group-work, turns and leaps are expanded upon. A stronger emphasis will start to be placed on the execution of technical skills and stage presence.  Students will perform two dances in the Recital.

Hip Hop

Ages 7+   We offer four (4) levels of hip hop and classes are split according to age. Please see the schedule for age divisions.
45 minute class
One costume required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

Exciting urban, street-style choreography that focuses on individual style and expression is paired up with popular and age appropriate music to create fun performances.  Students will perform one dance in the Recital.

Lyrical

Ages 8+   We offer three (3) levels of lyrical and classes are split according to age.  Please see the schedule for age divisions.
45 minute class
One costume is required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

This class will give students a chance to learn Lyrical technique, which incorporates the grace of Ballet with the strength of Jazz and Modern dance all fused together to create expressive performances. Students will perform one dance in the Recital.

Ballet

Ages 8+ (Four different levels: Ballet 1, Ballet 2, Ballet 3, Ballet 4. The instructor will help with correct class placement.)
45 minute class

 One costume is required for recital

$48.50/month (Includes recital costume)

 

Strong Ballet technique carries over into every other form of dance.  This class is highly recommended if you want to excel in the art of dance. This class introduces Ballet technique through barre work, across the floor and center exercises to give students a strong foundation of skills.  Students will perform one dance in the Recital.

Adult Classes

Ages 18+

4 Classes for $30.00 or 8 Classes for $55.00

 

We offer Adult tap and jazz classes. Our jazz and tap classes emphasize the development and strengthening of basic technique, while introducing terminology and skills in a casual class atmosphere. Our adult classes are geared towards the beginning, recreational student. Both classes are a great workout! Performance in the Recital is optional.

Competition Classes

Our award winning competition lines are available to those students who want the opportunity to practice and perform at a higher level.  Auditions are required in order to be invited to be a member on one of our competition lines.

Please see the Competition Tab on the home page for detailed information.