Summer Dance 2019

July 8 - August 10

A 5-week summer session for dancers of all ages!


Class sizes are limited, and fill quickly. Please follow the registration procedure:

1) email dance@movingcompanydancestudio.com to confirm availability and place your child on a class list
2) fill out registration form and send in with complete summer tuition fee

Not a current student? Contact Us to be placed on the email list  for general registration!


2019 Summer Schedule

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Class Descriptions

** This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment. All class placements are at the discretion of the director.**

Preballet (age 3 & 4) **THIS CLASS IS FULL**
A 30-minute class to introduce preschoolers to the dance environment, focusing on preballet technique and the fundamental elements of dance, with plenty of dance games and creativity to build a happy relationship with movement!

Saturday 9:30 – 10:00 am Session Fee: $55

Ballet/Tap Combo Class (age 4 & 5) **THIS CLASS IS FULL**
A 45-minute introduction to both beginning ballet and beginning tap for the younger dancer - fundamental techniques to build strong dancers in both genres. Dancers aged 5 who have taken this class at least once are eligible and encouraged to move up to age 5 -7 classes for a deeper exploration of the material.

Saturday 10:15 - 11:00 Session Fee: $60

Ballet
With a 400 + year history, ballet is rich in style and manner. Our ballet classes focus on developmentally appropriate technique for each age level, building a solid foundation while developing personal artistry and maintaining a sense of fun in the classroom.

Age 5 - 7: Monday 4:00 - 4:30 Session Fee: $55
Age 8 - 12: Monday 4:45 - 5:45 Session Fee: $65
Age 13 - 17: Monday 6:00 - 7:15 Session Fee: $70

Stretch & Strengthen
An opportunity for our teen dancers to retain and build upon their flexibility and strength this summer! Must take the preceding ballet class to register.

Age 13 - 17: Monday 7:15 - 7:45 Session Fee: $50

Tap
Tappers make music with their feet! Our tap program builds a dancer’s tap vocabulary, rhythmic ability, and improvisational skills, drawing from the rich history of tap dance in America, and giving dancers a chance to flex their creative muscles.

Age 5 - 7: Tuesday 4:00 - 4:30 Session Fee: $55
Age 8 - 12: Tuesday 4:45 - 5:45 Session Fee: $65

Modern
What is modern dance? At The Moving Company, our modern dancers study and incorporate the fundamental elements of dance (body, energy, space and time) into their technique, learning from both current and historical modern dance styles, as well as learning improvisational and choreographic skills,.

Age 5 - 7: Wednesday 4:00 - 4:30 Session Fee: $55 **NEARING CAPACITY**
Age 8 - 12: Wednesday 4:45 - 5:45 Session Fee: $65 **NEARING CAPACITY**
Age 13 - 17: Thursday 4:00 - 5:15 Session Fee: $70

Troupe
Our teen performing group, admission by invitation. Summer troupe rehearsal will begin preparing material for our upcoming 2019-2020 season.

Thursdays 5:15 - 6:30 **upon invitation, must be also enrolled in the preceding modern class to participate. Ballet is also recommended **

Adult Classes (18 +)

Adult Tap - Tuesday 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Geared to meet the learner "where they're at", this class will focus on teaching solid technical basics and rhythms and build upon those basics to teach classic repertoire combined with more modern, stylized tap styles. Whether you are a beginner wanting to check off your bucket list, or returning to tap with some previous experience, you'll be making beautiful music in no time!

Adult Modern - Wednesday 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Dancers will be guided through exercises on the floor, in the center, and traveling, as well as phrase work & techniques for improvisation. Students will gain an understanding of anatomical principles, increase their ability to execute movement phrases, & learn to take creative risks in a supportive environment.

Adult Ballet - Thursday 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Ballet is for everyone - in this class, beginners quickly understand basic ballet concepts, and experienced dancers will apply fundamental anatomical principles to improve technique and artistry. Students of all abilities are welcome to experience the beauty, elegance, and precision of classical ballet.

Drop-In Fee: $13/class
Full session class card available for $60