This class is for the student who wishes to learn the technique and various styles of Modern Jazz Dance. The class consists of a warm-up, jazz/ballet technique and strong dynamic stylized combinations done to a variety of upbeat music.
It is recommended that those dancer’s who wish to enroll in jazz take at least one ballet class to strengthen their technique. Students who include ballet as part of their dance training, will experience its technical benefits.
Jazz class runs 60 minutes in length.
What to Wear
For all jazz and lyrical classes, hair must be up in a bun or ponytail and out of your face so the instructor has a clear view of the body without distraction.
Beginner Jazz: Tank leotard, tights, and black jazz shoes.
Pre-Elementary & Elementary: Tank leotard, tights or leggings, and black jazz shoes. Can wear a tank top over the bodysuit as long as it is tight fitting.
Intermediate & Advanced: Tight fitting tank top with leggings or tank leotard and tights with tank top and leggings over top. Black jazz shoes.
Boys: Black or white T-shirt, leggings, shorts or sweatpants. Black jazz shoes.