Dance Classes

 

 

Creative Edge Dance Classes

At Creative Edge we offer the following dance styles: Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary, Ballet, Tap, Acrobatics. Our programmed classes are divided into four streams, read about what each class set has to offer and choose the one best suited for your dance needs!

Open / Drop-In Recreational
Street Dance Competitive

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Class descriptions

Creative Movement: This program will help your child in the development of movement through music.  They will learn the basic steps of both ballet and jazz put together with fun music that will develop their ability to understand rhythm. Props including hoops, scarves, mats and more are used to make the classes fun and stimulating. Creative movement is for children 2 ½ – 4 years of age.

Ballet: Our ballet program offers an understanding and foundation to the technical fundamentals of Classical Ballet.  Dancers will learn the basics, all the way to advanced Classical Ballet.  Levels will be offered according to age and dance experience.

Jazz:  This is a dance style dedicated to high energy and expressive choreography.  Dancers will learn jazz technique, steps and combinations to fast up beat music.

Tap: This is a fun filed and energetic class that builds fundamental skills like rhythm, timing and co-ordination.  Moving their feet to the beat, children will learn how to create music with their feet.

hip hop dance classes burlington oakville hamiltonHip Hop: A high energy level class focused on teaching in fundamentals of isolation and rhythm.  Using current repertoire your dancer will learn techniques from genres such as dance hall, pop & lock, breaking and jazz.  Overall they will learn to let loose, have fun and dance with expression.

Acrobatics:  The acrobatics program is dedicated to children who love to dance, but also love to do gymnastics.  The two styles are united for a unique and fun experience for your child.  They are to learn both the athletic style of gymnastics in combination with the artistic approach of jazz.

Lyrical:  This class is based on expression through artistic movement.  This program will help dancers understand how emotion and expression cam be portrayed through dance with slow to medium pace music.  Lyrical requires jazz or ballet experience and begins at age 11.

Dance Attire

Ballet- pink ballet slippers, pink tights, black body suit, tutu provided for creative movement students. Hair neatly back in a bun.

Jazz & Lyrical – Black shorts or pants, fitted t-shirt or tank, Beige so Dance Jazz shoes (JZ43) or Bloch foot paws.

Tap –black shorts or pants, hair tied back, black tap shoes.

Acrobatics – Shorts or body suit, fitted t-shirt or tank, no shoes required!

 Hip-Hop – Street/baggy clothing, street/running shoes (indoor)

Lyrical – Black shorts or pants, fitted t-shirt or tank,  Bloch foot paws.

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