AGES 11- ADULT PERFORMANCE CLASS OFFERINGS

Performance classes are great for students that would like to learn dance technique AND work towards a spring dance performance! In addition to learning dance skills and technique, performance classes will learn choreography to prepare for the annual recital.  Performance classes are a great place to get started and give your dancer a chance to shine!

COMING SOON!  FOR IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE PLEASE CALL OR TEXT:  240-343-2623

YOU CAN ALSO SEND AN EMAIL TO:  INFO@JMDDANCE.COM

MUSICAL THEATRE CLASS (Ages 8+) - Broadway Style Dance

 

Musical Theatre Dance is a lively and engaging form of dance seen on the stages of Broadway.   Dance is combined with a bit of acting as Musical Theatre usually tells a story.   Dancers will get to work with music from Broadway hits such as Hamilton, Wicked and more!   No need to bring your singing voice!   Just your dancing shoes!   This class is always a hit!  

 

 Dress Requirements:  Tan jazz shoes.  Black leotard & skin tone tights.  Black biker shorts or leggings optional.   Hair secured up and off the face/neck and secured close to the head.

 

 

 

TEEN COMBO (Age11+) - Ballet, tap & jazz 

This is a great class for Teens who are new to tap, ballet & jazz or who have limited experience.   A supportive environment for teens to gain confidence and feel comfortable.  Barre, center and across the floor work will be explored in each class.  Students will learn an extensive movement vocabulary in all three genres of dance.  As always music and movement are kept age appropriate.  Children must be the required age by September 1st to enter Dancers with extensive experience who are new to our studio should contact us for placement advice.  240-343-2623 or info@jmddance.com

Dress Requirements:  Hair pulled away from face and off shoulders secured closely to head.  Black colored leotard, toast tights,   black lace up oxford style tap shoes and classic pink leather ballet shoes.  Form fitting biker shorts or short dance skirts are optional. Boys may wear white T-shirts, black sweatpants, black leather ballet shoes and black lace-up tap shoes.  Dance wear and shoes are available for purchase through the studio for your convenience.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INTERMEDIATE TEEN BALLET/TAP & JAZZ FUSION CLASSES

Longer classes for teens with dance experience in tap/ballet and jazz.  Learned skills will be expanded on and the longer class length allows for a more in depth dance education.   A supportive environment for teens to gain confidence and feel comfortable.  Barre, center and across the floor work will be explored in each class.  It's recommended but not required to take both classes.  Students new to the studio please contact us to find the right level for you!

  

 

HIP HOP FOR AGES 11 TO TEEN

This very popular form of  street style dance has been taking the local dance scene by storm for many years now!  It's a great 45 min class to build confidence as well as skill.  Hip Hop is a form of dance that anyone can enjoy!   Hip hop styles from past to present are explored in each class through center and across the floor movement.  Age appropriate music and movement is always a focus as it is with all classes at JMDS!   

NOTE:

Intermediate Level requires 4 years of recent hip hop experience or a placement class.

Advanced class requires extensive recent hip hop experience and is by teacher recommendation or placement class only.

Dress Requirements:   Hair secured away from the face and off the neck.  Black High Top Canvas Hip Hop Sneakers, black leggings, black biker shorts or black sweatpants and a comfortable, loose fitting top such as a T-shirt.

 

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ACRO-DANCE (Ages 6+) - Acrobatic Dance

All ages are welcome in our Acro-dance classes!  Join our certified Acrobatic Arts instructor for these classes that blend dance, flexibility skills and tumbling all into one great class.   Students will increase flexibility and strength along with learning tumbling and transitional dance skills.  These classes are kept purposely small so the instructor can provide hands on spotting and corrections to each student.   Up you dancing game by joining Aco-Dance today!

Note:   Most students will remain at a level of Acro-Dance for 2-3 years before moving to the next.  Students with previous acrobatic, tumbling or gymnastics experience should contact the office for placement.  240-343-2623

Dress Requirements:   Black leotard or black form fitting tank with black biker shorts.   Bare legs and bare feet.   NO jewelry!  Hair should be pulled back into a low ponytail.   No beaded hair as beads can cause injury to your dancer during certain skills

ADULT TAP!  

All levels are welcome in our Acro-dance classes!  Great for the adult who wants to lean something new, an adult who used to tap in the past.   Our instructor is great with working with multiple levels and making the class enjoyable for everyone.   Guaranteed fun every week!   Dress code is simply comfy "work out" type clothing (t-shirt, sweats etc.) and Black tap shoes.