Contemporary dance is a fusion of all styles- ballet, jazz, lyrical, modern, etc. This form of dance is characterized by its versatility and can be danced to any style of music. Contemporary is designed for high school students and our most advanced dancers only.  A high level of maturity and technique is required for these classes. The class will consist of improvisation, release and contract, contact improvisation and choreography.

  • Introduction to Contemporary- Grades 6 & 7- Ballet 4 enrollment required.
  • Level 1- Grades 8 & 9-  Ballet 5 enrollment required.
  • Level 2- Grades 10, 11 & 12 - Ballet 6 enrollment required.

Dress Code

Students not appropriately dressed will be asked to observe class. This includes missing shoes. This is for the safety of our students.

No jewelry in any class except for medical bracelets and small stud earrings.

Please have all hair accessories packed in your child’s dance bags or have their hair done before coming to class.

Contemporary: Solid colored leotard, black or tan footless tights, black shorts or jazz pants, hair in a bun with hairnet and bobby pins.

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