Dance Styles

Little Stars – Jazz/Ballet combo for preschoolers aged 2-4yrs
A combination dance class designed for preschoolers in which students learn a variety of basic ballet and jazz techniques through the use of fun and imaginative exercises. Our Little Stars Classes encourage gross motor development with music while keeping the students excited and engaged.

Shining Stars – Jazz/Ballet combo for preschoolers aged 4-5yrs *For students going to Kindergarten in 2022
Incorporating some of their favourite Little Stars exercises with a variety of new and more challenging exercises, these classes further develop the students ballet and jazz techniques while introducing new techniques which require greater balance, strength & flexibility. Designed for Pre-Kindy aged students, these classes will continue to inspire their creativity while developing their co-ordination and will begin to prepare them for a smoother transition into the next level of classes.

Little Monkeys – Circus & Acro Skills for preschoolers aged 2-5yrs
This exciting class combines a range of circus & acro skills with a strong focus on strength, balance and agility. Students develop gross motor skills and hand eye co-ordination through juggling exercises, improve flexibility and strength with a variety of tumbling & limbering skills, and boost their balance and co-ordination on the balancing beam and aerial silks.

An fun, energetic and popular form of dance in which students learn the fundamental jazz & safe dance techniques and learn how to apply them through a series of warm ups, exercises and funky, upbeat jazz choreography.

Following the Glenwood syllabus, students learn and build on the basic elements of tap which they then use to apply to fun and exciting choreography. In our classes students will learn to combine both traditional “Fred Astaire” style tap with more modern “Tap Dogs” style choreography.

Following the RAD syllabus, students develop strong ballet foundations which they learn to apply to a combination of both classical & contemporary choreography.

Hip Hop
In these classes students learn a variety of street dance movements including how to isolate different parts of their bodies, as well as the latest hip-hop, urban and freestyle choreography.

An expressive form of dance which; using emotive choreography; portrays a particular story, or theme with a strong connection to the lyrics & music.

Musical Theatre
A class that incorporates singing, dancing and acting all rolled into one – just like the Musicals you’ve seen on stage – Matilda, Annie, Hairspray, Oliver etc. Students learn to sing & dance in unison, harmonise, seamlessly transition between scenes & songs as well as overall stage performance and presentation.

Following the Acrobatic Arts syllabus, students learn to develop the strength, flexibility and techniques required to execute a variety of balance, tumbling and other acrobatic tricks.

Dance Cirque – Circus Classes
This exciting class is exclusive to our Studio and follows the Dance Cirque Syllabus. Combining a variety of Circus skills including juggling, hula hoops, aerial silks, lyra and more, students in our Dance Cirque classes develop strength, co-ordination, flexibility, confidence and more.

Performance Troupes
Our Performance classes are a more specialised class with a primary focus on dance and performance techniques, including performances at Eisteddfods and Community Events. These classes offer students an opportunity to perform more regularly throughout the year. Any student may request to join the Performance Troupe however; a certain level of commitment is required and students must also be enrolled in both the Acro and Stretch, Strength and Technique classes. If you are interested in joining the Performance Troupe please contact the Office prior to Enrolment.