FALL 2021 INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED CLASSES

INTERMEDIATE TEEN COMBO (Age 11+)- Ballet, tap & jazz  

This 90 minute class is for students who already completed our Combo Kidz II class or others with 2+ years of dance experience in ballet, tap & jazz.   We recommend getting evaluated for this class prior to registering.   Dancers will perfect and expand upon previously learned skills.   Center, barre and across the floor work will be a part of every class.   

 

Note:  This class is a performance class and performs in our annual recital!

Dress Requirements:  Black colored leotard, pink or toast tights, tan buckle strap tap shoes, tan canvas jazz shoes & classical pink leather ballet slippers.  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.   

$100 Monthly Installments  -  Click here for class schedule & registration links. 

INTERMEDIATE TEEN HIP HOP (Ages 11+) - Hip hop dance 

This class is for students with a minimum of 3 years of hip hop experience.   Students will need to be evaluated for placement in this class prior to registering.   Previously learned skills will be perfected and expanded upon.   Choreography and combinations will become more intricate and challenging.

Note:  This class is a performance class and performs in our annual recital!

Dress Requirements:   Black High Top Canvas Hip Hop Sneakers, black leggings, black biker shorts or black sweatpants and a t-shirt.   Hip hop shoes may be purchased through the studio for your convenience. 

$60 Monthly Installments  -  Click here for class schedule & registration links. 

INTERMEDIATE BALLET CLASSES (Ages 8+) - Ballet 

These classes are for students who would like to expand on their ballet technique.  Ballet experience is required for these classes, please contact us for placement advice!  Some levels will require an evaluation.

Ballet, center and across the floor work as well as dance vocabulary will be expanded upon.  Technique will be the focus of these classes with minimal time devoted to recital choreography.   Some levels (noted below) are technique only and will not perform in the annual recital.   It is quite common to stay in the same level of ballet for 2-3 years.   Space is VERY limited in these classes.  Register early.

Intermediate 1,2 & 3 ballet (1 hour classes) - We recommend these classes to be added in addition to a performance class.  These are strictly technique classes and will not perform in the annual recital.    Intermediate 1 is appropriate for students age 8/9 who have at least 1 year of ballet experience.   Intermediate 2 is for students age 10/11 who have at least 3 years of ballet experience.   Intermediate 3 is for students age 12+ who have at least 3 years of ballet experience and it is highly recommended that both Intermediate 3 classes are taken each week.   Adjustments may be made to class placement once classes start, it's important that each dancer is in the correct level.  

Intermediate 4 ballet (Two, 1 hour classes) - This class is a performance class and will perform in the annual recital.   Students are required to take both ballet classes offered in order to be placed in this level.  Ballet 4R will focus on technique and work on a performance piece for the recital.   Ballet 3/4 is a technique only class where students will refine and perfect their ballet technique.    This level of class requires placement and students age 12+ should have at least 4 years (or more) of ballet training. 

Dress code:   Black leotard, classic pink or toast tights, pink ballet shoes, hair secured in a bun.  (Short biker shorts or dance skirts in black are optional.)

Tuition varies based on the number of classes taken -  Click here for class schedule & registration links. 

 

ADVANCED BALLET CLASSES (Ages 13+) - Ballet 

These classes are for students with extensive ballet training.   Please reach out to us prior to registering for placement evaluation.   Advanced level students must attend two ballet classes a week and will perform in the annual recital.   Pointe is also available to those with at least one year of previous pointe experience.  

Ballet, center and across the floor work as well as dance vocabulary will be expanded upon.  Technique will be the focus of these classes with minimal time devoted to recital choreography.   

Dress code:   Black leotard, classic pink or toast tights, pink ballet shoes, hair secured in a bun.  (Short biker shorts or dance skirts in black are optional.)

 

Tuition varies based on the number of classes taken - Click here for class schedule & registration links. 

INTERMEDIATE  & ADVANCED TECHNIQUE CLASSES (Ages 10+) - Jazz

These classes are for students who would like to expand on their jazz technique.   Flexibility, leaps, jumps, turns as well as stylization will all be explored.    Ballet class is required to take technique class.   Ballet is needed as a support to jazz training.   It is quite common to stay in the same level  for 2-3 years.   Space is VERY limited in these classes.  Register early.   Placement evaluation is recommended.  

Intermediate 2, 3 & 4 classes (1 hour classes) - We recommend these classes to be added in addition to a performance class.  These are strictly technique classes and will not perform in the annual recital.      Intermediate 2 is for students age 10/11 who have at least 3 years of ballet and jazz experience.  Intermediate 3 & 4  is for students age 12+ who have at least 4-5 years of ballet and jazz experience.  Please consult with us prior to registering.   Adjustments may be made to class placement once classes start, it's important that each dancer is in the correct level.  

Advanced 1/2 class - This is a 90 minute technique classes for our most advanced dancers.    Students must also take advanced ballet and have extensive training in both ballet and jazz.  Evaluation is required prior to registration.   Please contact the studio!   

Dress code:   Black leotard, classic pink or toast tights, pink ballet shoes, hair secured in a bun.  (Short biker shorts or dance skirts in black are optional.)

Tuition varies based on the number of classes taken - Click here for class schedule & registration links. 

JMD STUDIOS DANCE COMPANY (Ages 5+) - Competitive Dance

JMD Studios offers a competitive dance program for experienced dancers age 5+.   Our dancers compete in hip hop, tap & jazz.   We have won many awards on both the regional and national circuit, some of our teams have even had the honor of participating in world championships!     Dance Company members are also provided travel dance opportunities.   Those wishing to join dance company must audition and dance company is a serious commitment.   Interested parties can reach out to the studio for more information and to set up an audition.  240-343-2623