A stylistic, energetic dance form using contemporary music. Jazz can be seen from Broadway Musicals to Music Videos. This form of dance involves isolations of the body, stretching, and rhythmic exercises combining a variety of styles into an overall discipline that can broaden any student’s repertoire. NOTE: ballet is required for all jazz students with the exception of Beginning Teen Jazz.
Jazz 1: Ages 5 1/2 to 7, one 30 minute class per week
Jazz 2: Placement of teacher, one 30 minute or 45 minute class per week
Jazz 3: Placement of teacher, one 45 minute or 1 hour class per week
Jazz 4: Placement of teacher, one 1 hour 15 minute class per week
Jazz 5: Placement of teacher, one 1 hr 30 min class per week
Jazz 6: Placement of teacher, 3 hours per week (split between 2 days)
Beginning Jazz: Ages 9-11, one 30 mininute class per week
Beginner Teen Jazz: Ages 12 & up, one 45 minute class per week
**Please note that these are the minimum requirements for each level. Students are encouraged to take more than the minimum.