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2019-2020 Class Schedule and Class Descriptions

CLASSES IN RED ARE CLOSED. CLASSES IN YELLOW ARE CLOSE TO BEING CLOSED (4 or less open spots). CONTACT THE STUDIO AT 251-422-0262 FOR A REPLACEMENT CLASS OR TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST.
Please notice the classes marked with **** require director placement.  Contact the director at 4betterview@bellsouth..net with inquiries.


******SCHEDULE UPDATED ON July 28, 2019

STUDIO ONE
MONDAY
3:45-4:30 Stretch & Flexibility (CW)
4:30-5:15 Sr Hip Hop ( MP, DW)(Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Younger Ballet/Barre(AH) (5-8 yrs)
6:00-6:45 Teen Lyrical (AH)(Comp)***
6:45-7:30 Advanced Ballet/Pre-Pointe (AH) ***
7:30-8:15 Pointe (AS)***
 
TUESDAY
3:45-4:30 Younger Hip Hop  (SR) (5-8 yrs)
4:30-5:15 Intermediate Clogging (SR) (Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Junior Jazz/ Lyrical (SD, CW)(Comp)***
6:00-6:45 Junior Contemporary(CW) (Comp)***
6:45-7:30 Advanced Clogging (SR)(Comp)***
 
WEDNESDAY
 3:45-4:30 Production Musical Theater (AH)(All Ages) ***
4:30-5:15 Older Beg/ Intermediate Ballet (AH)
5:15-6:00 Sr. Lyrical  (AH) Comp) ***
6:00-6:45 Older Tap (AH)
6:45-7:30 Mini Jazz/ Lyrical (SD, CW)(Comp)***
 
THURSDAY
3:45-4:30 Younger Cheer (ED)(4-8 yrs)
4:30-5:15 PeeWee Jazz/Tap/ Ballet(SD, ED)(Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Beginner Baton (SG)
6:00-6:45 Advanced Baton (SG)***
6:45-7:30 Older Jazz/Lyrical (DW, AS)(9&up)

STUDIO TWO
MONDAY
3:45-4:30 Baby Tap/Ballet (SD, ED)(2-4 yrs)
4:30-5:15 Beginner Acrobatics (CW) ***
5:15-6:00 Mini Hip Hop (MP, CW) (Comp)***
6:00-6:45 Sr. Contemporary (CW, MP)(Comp)***
6:45-7:30 Younger Tumble (CW, AS) (5-8 yrs)
7:30-8:15 Older Hip Hop (CW, DW) (9 & up)
 
TUESDAY
3:45-4:30 Junior Hip Hop (CW) (Comp)***
4:30-5:15 Petite Hip Hop CW) (4-6 yrs)(Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Mom & Me Tap & Tumble(SR, CH) (18mos-2 yrs)
6:00-6:45 Tiny Jazz. Tap, Ballet (SD, CH)(Comp)***
6:45-7:30 Older Tumbling (CW, KI, CH, HP)

WEDNESDAY
10:00-10:45AM Baby Tap/Ballet (SR) (2-4 yrs)
3:45-4:30 Beginner Contemporary (CW)
4:30-5:15 Senior Jazz (SD, CW)(Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Beginner Clogging (SR)
6:00-6:45 Younger Ballet/Tap (ED, SR) (5-8 yrs)
6:45-7:30 Baby Tap/Ballet (SR, ED) (2-4 yrs)
 
THURSDAY
3:45-4:30 Advanced Acro (CW)
4:30-5:15 Teen Jazz (CW) (Comp)***
5:15-6:00 Teen Contemporary (CW) Comp)***
6:00-6:45 Baby Hip Hop /Tumble (CH, AS)(2-4 yrs)
6:45-7:30 Younger Jazz/ Lyrical (ED, AM)(5-8 yrs)
 
FRIDAY
3:45-4:30 Baby Tap/Ballet (CH)(2-4 yrs)
3:45-4:30 Technique (leaps, turns progressions)(Rotating Teachers)
4:30-5:15 Tumbling (CH, AS, KI)
5:15-6:00 Baby Hip Hop Tumble (CH, AS)


AH-Ashley Hester                                               MP-Mallory Pyeatt            
AS- Allie Summers                                             SD- Stephanie Dunn
CH-Cassidy Hester                                              SG- Shawnna Garner 
CW- Carly Wilson                                               SR- Stepheny Ready
ED-Emilee Davis                                                HP- Hayleigh Place 
DW- Delaney Weaver                                        AM- Abbie Mc Laney
KI-Kendra Isenhower
******Indicates a class that requires director placement*******

TPDA reserves the right to close or change a class 

TPDA WELCOMES ALL DANCERS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS!  WE WILL PLACE YOUR CHILD IN A CLASS AND ASSIGN THEM THEIR OWN PERSONAL BUDDY TO ASSIST THEM IN CLASS AND MAKE SURE THAT THEY HAVE CONSTANT ONE ON ONE ATTENTION!!!!! PLEASE SEE THE DIRECTOR FOR PLACEMENT!

Please read the class descriptions to make sure you know what each class entails and the dress requirements.

**TUITION IS BASED ON A MONTHLY AVERAGE AND DOES NOT CHANGE DUE TO HOLIDAYS AND STUDIO CLOSINGS**
 
                                       CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Baby Tap/Ballet- Ages 2-4- Will learn basic ballet and tap.  Will perform 2 dances in recital.   Dress: tap shoes, ballet shoes, leotard, tutus optional.

Stretch and Flexibility-All ages- Will do barre stretch and flexibility training. This class does not perform a recital dance.  This class is highly recommended for anyone in a competition class or in need of extra work for flexibility.  Leotards, dance shorts, fitted tanks ballet shoes are required.

Younger Ballet/Barre-Ages 5-8 yrs.- This class focuses solely on ballet barre work, floor work technique.  Dress Requirement is leotard, tights and ballet shoes.

Senior Hip Hop- - THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions. Weekly attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Dress requirement is dance attire or T-shirts and shorts with sneakers.

Advanced Contemporary- THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS.  Double pirouette turns are a requirement.  Weekly class attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Dance clothes and jazz shoes are required.

Junior Contemporary-THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS. This class requires the director's placement and weekly class attendance.  The director must place you in this class.  Dance clothes and jazz shoes are required.

Younger Hip Hop- Ages 5-8- This class focuses on movement   Dress requirements are shorts and or dance clothes and sneakers.

Teen Jazz  THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and requires the director’s placement and mandatory weekly attendance.  We will compete at two local competitions.  Dress requirements are dance clothing and tan jazz shoes.

Teen Lyrical- THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and requires the director' placement and mandatory weekly attendance.  We will compete at two local competitions. Dress requirements are dance clothing and tan jazz shoes.

Younger Tumble- Ages 5-8 yrs.  This class will work on tumbling skills such as but not limited to, tuck rolls, cartwheels, back bend kick overs, back and back handsprings at the tumblers pace.  Will perform in recital and work solely on tumbling skills during class with small choreography added the month Dress Requirements are fitted tank top and shorts and bare feet.

Pointe – Must be at least 11 years old with at least 2 ballet class and the approval of the director to be enrolled in this class.  It is strongly suggested that you take the Advanced ballet class as well.  Dress requirements are leotard, tights, pointe shoes with ballet skirt or dance shorts optional.

Older Hip Hop-Ages 9 & up.  Will focus on hip hop/street style dancing and   Dress requirement is clothing that the dancer can move freely in and sneakers.

Advanced Clogging- The director must place the dancer in this class. Dress requirements are dance clothes or and shorts and clogging shoes.

Production Musical Theater-THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and requires the director' placement and mandatory weekly attendance. This class is a combination of ages and will have choreography mixing ages and levels within one production dance. We will compete at one local competition. Dress requirements are dance clothing and tan jazz shoes.

Beginner Acrobatics – Ages 7&up – Will work on flexibility, strength and contortion type acrobatic skills. Dress requirements are leotards, fitted tanks shorts and bare feet.

Beginner Clogging- All ages.  Will work on beginning clogging skills. Dress Requirements are dance clothes or and shorts and clogging shoes.

Intermediate Clogging-All ages. Director must place dancers in this class.  At least 3 years of clogging classes required.Dress Requirements same as beginner clogging

Advanced Acrobatics- Must be placed by the director and had one year of acrobatics training.  THIS CLASS HAS A POSSIBILITY TO COMPETE IF DANCE IS READY. Weekly attendance class is required.  Dress requirements are dance clothes or fitted tank and shorts with bare feet.

Beginner Baton- All ages- Will learn basic baton skills. Dress requirements and shorts or dance attire and a baton.

Junior Jazz/Lyrical-  THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions. Weekly attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Will the jazz dance only but possibly the lyrical at the last competition by of the parents. Dress requirement is and tan jazz shoes.

Advanced Baton- All ages- Must be placed in this class Must have 2 years baton classes.  Dress requirements are and shorts or dance attire and a baton.

Junior Hip Hop-. THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions. Weekly attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Dress requirement is dance attire or T-shirts and shorts with sneakers.

Older Tumble- Ages 9& up- This class will work on tumbling skills such as but not limited to cartwheels, back bend kick overs, back handsprings, round off back handsprings and back tucks at the tumblers pace.  Will perform in recital and work solely on tumbling skills during class with small choreography added the month Dress Requirements are fitted tank top and shorts and bare feet.

Intermediate Contemporary- THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions.   Dress requirements are dance clothes or fitted tank and dance shorts and tan jazz shoes

Senior Lyrical-   - THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions.  Weekly attendance is required.  Director must place dancer in this class. Double required.  Dress requirement is dance clothes and tan jazz shoes.

Senior Jazz-   - THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions.  Weekly attendance is required.  Director must place dancer in this class. Double pirouettes are required.  Dress requirement is dance clothes and tan jazz shoes.

Younger Ballet/Tap- Ages 5-8- This class will focus on ballet technique and tap.  Dress requirements are leotards, tap shoes and ballet shoes.

Older Beginner/ Intermediate Ballet- Ages 9 & up This class is for students year to year of ballet training.

Older Advanced Ballet /Pre-Pointe- Ages 10 &up. This class is for students year of ballet that ready to prepare for Pointe class or currently in Pointe and to additional ballet technique and training. It is strongly advised the if is in Pointe that they take this ballet class as well.

Baby Hip Hop/ Tumble- Ages 2-4 yrs. This class will learn basic hip hop They will have one dance in that combines both hip hop and tumbling. Dress requirement is clothing that the child can move freely in and bare feet.

Younger Jazz/Tap- Ages 5-8 yrs- This class will focus on Jazz and tap dance skills.  Dress requirement is leotard or fitted top and dance shorts and tan jazz shoes and tap shoes.

Pee Wee Jazz/Tap/Ballet- - THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS. They will compete in two local competitions.  Attendance is mandatory for class.  Must have dance experience or placed by after evaluation.  Tap shoes, ballet shoes, tan jazz shoes, leotard tights are the dress requirements.

Tiny Jazz/Tap/Ballet- THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS.
They will one local competition.  Attendance is mandatory for class.  Must have dance experience or placed by after evaluation.  Tap shoes, ballet shoes, tan jazz shoes, leotard tights are the dress requirements.

Older Tap – Ages 9 & up This class focuses on tap skills.  Dress requirement is dance clothes and tap shoes

Younger cheer-ages 4-8 yrs-.  They will learn cheerleading skills such as motions, jumps, chants, cheer dance and showing spirit for   Tumbling is not in this class as it is specifically for cheerleading skills.  They will perform a cheer dance and cheer Dress requirement is and shorts and shoes.

Mini Hip Hop THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at one local competition.   Weekly attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Dress requirement is dance attire or T-shirts and shorts with sneakers.

Petite Hip Hop THIS IS A COMPETITION CLASS and will compete at two local competitions.  Weekly attendance is required.  The director must place you in this class.  Dress requirement is dance attire or T-shirt and shorts with sneakers.

Mom & Me Tap and Tumble -Ages 18 mos - 2 years old.  The parent will assist the dancer in tap and in tumbling.  This class will have 2 dances and 2 costumes in recital.  Dress requirement is leotard or and tap shoes.

Younger Jazz/ Lyrical- Ages 5-8- This class will focus on Jazz and Lyrical dance skills.  Dress requirement is leotard or fitted top and dance shorts and tan jazz shoes.

Older Jazz/ Lyrical- Ages 9 & up This class will focus on Jazz and Lyrical dance skills.  Dress requirement is leotard or fitted top and dance shorts and tan jazz shoes.

Technique class-All ages- This class will focus on turns, leaps, progressions skills needed for any dance class.  This class is highly recommended for those in a competition class.  Dance clothes are required.  This class does not perform a dance in the recital.
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