The school teaches Classical Ballet, concentrating on the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. This is the leading internationally recognised syllabus providing structured development for age 3 through to adult.
As an introduction, the school offers pre-school ballet for children aged 3 or 4. Here the focus is on movement, musicality, imagination and enjoyment of Dance.
At 5, children commence the RAD syllabus with the recently released Pre Primary syllabus. From thereon, the school offers classes at all grades up to grade 8. With the grades syllabus, examinations are held annually with external RAD examiners attending the school.
Students can also progress to the vocational grades and the school provides classes for all levels up to Advanced 2. Solo Seal can be provided depending upon demand. Examinations for vocational grades are taken externally at the RAD studio.
Age 3 yrs and up
These are high energy classes where a variety of styles are taught and lots of fun is had. The music used is a variety of the latest music hits, Broadway classics, pop and RnB songs. Students learn a variety of jazz steps and vocabulary with a strong focus on technique, core strength, flexibility, and overall fitness.
Adult jazz classes are also very popular and gives exercise a certain style and fulfilment that going to the gym doesn’t have. Tighten up the abs, loosen up the hamstrings and let out the show girl.
Age 3yrs and up
Modern is a blend of ballet and modern dance with a strong core base. It brings out a quality of self expression within the students and allows students not studying ballet to achieve the same graceful awareness. Students have the opportunity to learn both lyrical and contemporary styles within their modern class. It is a great class for students wanting more freedom than ballet giving them the confidence of self expression.
Age 7yrs and up
Classes are run in three levels and students are put in levels based on their ability rather than age. Classes are taught to a variety of music which brings out the musicality and interest in the students. Within the classes are a mix of old and modern tap styles as seen in the old musical shows and the latest tap dogs.
Age 7yrs and up
Boy Street Funk
This class introduces flexibility, strength and fitness through dance exercises. It gives the students a chance to develop their musicality while learning new moves. Classes are taught with the latest popular music and the boys perform a routine in the end of year show.
Age 6yrs and up
This is street style dance originating from New York City back in the 1970’s. It is taught to the latest Hip Hop & RnB music and after some stretching and strengthening a variety of street and urban dance combinations are learnt.
Age 9yrs and up.
Acro / Tumbling
In Acro classes students will learn how to do popular tumbling moves such as cartwheels, walkovers and aerials. They will also build up their strength, flexibility and body awareness. The main focus of these classes is to broaden the skillset of our dancers in a safe and controlled environment.
Age 6yrs and up.