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Granville Dance & Music Academy
454 South Main Street
Granville, Ohio 43023
(740) 587-4409
email: info@granvilledanceandmusicacademy.com


Dance Classes

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Tiny Tot Ballet

This toddler dance class is for little movers who like to hop, skip and jump to music! Our Tiny Tots will explore dance through creative movement, pre-ballet and lots and lots of dance games! Attire: Pink short sleeved leotard, shorts and tights with pink ballet shoes

Creative Movement

Our little dancers will move creatively and imaginatively to music through guided improvisation, movement exploration and gain a sense of spatial awareness, musicality and begin their love for dance! Attire: Pink short sleeved leotard, shorts and tights with pink ballet shoes.

Pre-Ballet 1

A child's first experience with dance combines creative movement and ballet, focusing on developing a love for movement and music. Attire: Pale pink short sleeved leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Pre-Ballet II

Students in Pre-ballet II focus on coordination through rhythm and music. This level introduces the five basic ballet positions and introduces barre work. Awakens the child to music and dance, spatial/motor skills and coordination. Attire: Pale pink leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Ballet 1

Develop and perfect the basic exercises in the classical vocabulary. Class includes balance exercises, basic jumps, and diagonals. Begin working with one hand at the barre. Attire: Pale blue leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Ballet 2

Learn more complex steps that require coordination, concentration, and develop flexibility. Class structure includes basic jumps, spotting the head, pirouettes and diagonals. Students start to understand the structure of grand allegro. Dancers are encouraged to take 2 one hour classes per week. Attire: Pale lavender leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Ballet 3

Students will develop mental and physical stamina. New goals will include multiple pirouettes and speed during petite allegro, with continued focus and attention to proper execution of ballet technique. Students may start pointe at this level upon instructor recommendation. Dancers are required to take 2 classes per week. Attire: Black leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Beginning Pointe

Students are admitted to this class upon instructor recommendation. Attire: Black leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes. Hair must be worn in a bun with bangs neatly pinned or sprayed back. No ponytails allowed.

Tap/Jazz Combo

Children will learn the basics of tap, rhythm, musicality and proper technique. Part of class time will also be spent on basic jazz technique, positions and combinations. Attire: Black leotard with black shorts, pink tights, and tap shoes and either ballet shoes or jazz shoes.

Twinkle Tots Dance

This class is a great way to introduce your dancer in the making to a fun, relaxed dance class all about exploring different ways to move and experiencing all the different forms of dance we have to offer! Time will be spent on ballet, tap, jazz and creative movement. Attire: Any colored leotard and shorts. Any kind of ballet shoe or jazz shoe.

Let’s Dance Together

This class introduces older children to movement, music and creative dance. Dancers will learn the basics of Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Creative Movement throughout the term to get a taste of many dance forms within one fun-filled class! Attire: Any colored leotard and shorts. Any kind of ballet shoe or jazz shoe.

Scottish Highland Dancing

An energetic dance form with lots of foot work combined with graceful arm positions. Attire: Any colored shorts and T-shirt. No special shoes required.

Lyrical

A combination of ballet, jazz and modern, this class creates a fun environment for your dancer to explore movement and expression through music and dance. Attire: Black leotard, footless or capri/knee length pink or tan tights and tan lyrical shoes

Cheer Dance

Cheer Dance is a style of dance that teaches the basic arm placements/movements of cheerleading and incorporates sharp dance movements into the choreography. Students will also learn basic cheerleading jumps and combinations. Attire: Black shorts with plain colored top, white socks and sneakers.

Jazz/Hip Hop Combo

Dancers will learn the rhythm patterns, jumping and turning movements of jazz as well as fun hip hop routines comprised of age appropriate hip hop movements. They will also work on body isolations. Attire: Shorts and tank top with black jazz shoes.

Pre-Irish Dance

Does your little mover like to hop, jump, and skip around the house? This class is for energetic children who want to use that energy to learn Irish dance, an upbeat dance form with lively music and lots of hopping and skipping! Attire: Shorts, T-shirt & socks. No special shoes necessary

Beginner Irish Dance

Children develop coordination, rhythm and discipline in this fun, high energy dance class. Attire: Shorts, T-shirts & socks. No special shoes necessary!

Adult/Teen Ballet

This class is for students 15 years and older who wish to return to dance, are new to ballet, or are looking for a new form of exercise. Students will be lead through a basic barre repertoire, as well as stretching and core work. Attire: Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely. Ballet shoes are preferred but not mandatory.

Adult/Teen Irish Dance

This class focuses on introducing low impact Irish jigs and reels, and fun group dances. No experience necessary! Attire: Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely. Clean sneakers or just socks.

Adult/Teen Jazz

This class is for students 15 years and older who wish to return to dance, are new to jazz or are looking for a fun, upbeat way to exercise. Dancers will learn the basics of jazz and dance to popular music. Attire: Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely

Adult/Teen Highland Dance

An energetic dance form with lots of foot work combined with graceful arm positions. Learn traditional Scottish dances like the Sword Dance and Highland Fling. Attire: Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely. No special shoes necessary.