Level 5 Ballet/Jazz/Contemporary Dance Fusion/ age 6-8 years

Saturdays 10:20-11:20am/ age 6-8 years/ Stoke Newington School/ £6

Venue: 
Stoke Newington School
Clissold Road, N16 9EX map

Please enrol using our online booking form here

DATES and PRICES

School Year 2015/2016

Autumn Term 2015
September 19, 26
October 3, 10, 17, 24 (no class 31st October due to half term break)
November 7, 14, 21, 28
December 5, 12
12 weeks

Spring Term 2016
January 9, 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 27 (no class February 20th due to half term)
March 5, 12, 19  (no classes during Easter holidays 25th March 2016-10th April 2016)
10 weeks

Summer Term 2016
April 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21 (no class 28th May and 4th June due to the long weekend and half term)
June 11, 18, 25
July 2, 9

11 weeks


Prices

Fees for all our children’s classes are payable half-termly in advance (usually 5-6 weeks) or multiples of £6 in advance for children joining part way through a term.

One trial class to try it out offered at the price of £6; please contact us if you wish to come along for a trial class; to make sure there is available place for your child. 

Drop In Prices: If you can’t commit to a regular attendance, we will have few drop in places available @ £7 per class. 

Discounts  for siblings: £5 each

Children learn basic of ballet, jazz and contemporary dance technique and develop their physical, musical and coordination skills. Creative element of the class encourages dancers to learn both independently and in groups through a range of inspired creative tasks and improvisations. This class encourages participants to discover and explore the relationship between dance and music in order to develop their creativity and confidence.

Class Structure:

Ballet basics: Through imaginary children will be introduced to: Positions of arms, head and feet, Turnout, Plie, Grand-Plie, Releve, Tendu, Battement Glisse, Ronde de jambe a Terre, Retire, Preparation for Arabesque

Jazz Basics: Positions of arms and feet, jazz walk, jazz steps and turns

Jumps: Children will have chance to learn and practice Gallops and Polka, Petit Saute and Spring Points, Straddle Jump, Leaps

Contemporary dance: Classes focus on developing technical expertise, strength, coordination, alignment and flexibility. Students learn movement sequences and dance phrases with a strong emphasis on rhythmic precision and musicality. Creative tasks are given to encourage the development of individual expressiveness and choreographic skills. These classes are levelled by age and experience

Dance Routine: we are also working on a short dance routine to be performed at Christmas and End of the Year performance/Open Classes for parents, friends and families

Stretches and Cool down: our class will finish with safe stretches to cool down