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5611 East Morgan Avenue, Suite A

Evansville, IN 47715

Tel: 812-602-5400

email: info@thrive5678.com

 

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    created by Thrive Dance Cheer Tumble LLC 7/2016

    Recreational Dance Classes

    2 Year Old Dance

    Students will improve gross motor skills, social skills and musicality by learning basic dance technique in a classroom setting.  

    Attire: Pink Ballet Shoes 

    Preschool Dance (Ages 3-5)

    This class is a 30 minute class that will  introduce your child to ballet and jazz technique.  Students will learn beginner dance terminology and its corresponding positions as well as actions.  They will further define gross motor skills and improve musicality and rhythm.  

    Attire: Pink Ballet Shoes

    KinderKombo (Ages 3-5)

    This class is an introduction to ballet, jazz, and tumbling technique.  Students will learn beginner dance terminology and its corresponding positions as well as actions.  They will further define gross motor skills and improve musicality and rhythm.  

    Attire: Pink Ballet Shoes

    Jazz 1, 2, 3 & 4 (6 & up)

    Students will learn technique, terminology, and skills used in jazz dance.  They will develop and refine body alignment while gaining strength through fast-paced movement,  The class will utilize progressions across the floor, building up to center jazz combinations.  Jazz 1 is for 1st /2nd year dancers.  Jazz 2 is for dancers with 2-3 years of jazz experience.  Jazz 3 is for 11-13 year old dancers with 3-4 years of jazz experience.  Jazz 4 is for 13+ year old dancers with 4+ years of experience.

    Attire: Tan or Black Jazz Shoes

    Combo Class 1 (Ages 5-8) 

    Dancers will learn a combination of jazz, tap, and ballet with each section lasting twenty minutes.  Students will learn introductory movements in each technique to create a foundation for progression.  This class will also incorporate organizing steps into combinations. No prior dance experience required.

    Attire: pink ballet shoes and black patent leather tap shoes.

    Combo Class 2 (Ages 6-9) 

    The Combo 2 is taught in the same combination as the previous- jazz, tap, and ballet instruction.  The class will move at a faster pace, requiring heightened focus and familiarity with the steps. At least 1 year of dance experience required, including tap.

    Attire: pink ballet shoes and black patent leather tap shoes.  

    Contemporary 1, 2, 3 & 4 (6 & up) 

    This class combines technical skill with legato extensions and showmanship.  Dancers will develop and identify syncopation in movement and its relationship to the music.  The class will progress across the floor and typically end with a combination.  See jazz description for class level breakdown.  

    Attire: Jazz Shoes

    Hip Hop 1, 2 & 3 (8 & up) / All Boys Hip Hop (6 & up) 

    Students will begin exploring weight shifts and body positions specific to hip hop dance.  This class focuses on rhythm development, which adds character and personality to further elevate dance of this style.  See Jazz description for class level breakdown.  

    Attire: Tennis Shoes 

    Ballet (6 & up) 

    This class combines technical skill with legato extensions and showmanship.  Dancers will develop and identify syncopation in movement and its relationship to the music.  The class will progress across the floor and typically end with a combination.  See jazz description for class level breakdown.  

    Attire: Jazz Shoes

    Tap 1, 2, 3 & 4 (8 & up) 

    This technique has a clear progression that builds the ankles and feet to attain quick, precise sounds.  Students will learn tap steps and combinations that improve rhythm and identification of varying rhythmic patterns.  

    See Jazz description for class level breakdown.

    Attire: Tap Shoes 

    Tot and Me

    Students will improve gross motor skills, social skills and musicality by learning basic dance technique in a classroom setting.  

    Attire: Pink Ballet Shoes 

    Ballet Bears

    Students will improve gross motor skills, social skills and musicality by learning basic dance technique in a classroom setting.  

    Attire: Pink Ballet Shoes