Dance

Dance

Off Broadway Dance offers classes in dance, theatre and music for boys and girls, ages toddler through adult. Classes run the same calendar as the school year – beginning in August and ending with a recital in May. Open enrollment is possible year-round if there is space in a particular class. Class sizes are limited to ensure proper attention can be given to each student. Be sure to VISIT OUR GALLERY page to see videos the different styles of dance.

Thanks again for your interest in our studio. We look forward to a wonderful year with your child, nurturing and celebrating our love of performing arts!

Class Dress Code

We are pleased to initiate a dance dress code to instill a level of professionalism among our students. All dance and theatre students are asked to wear black jazz pants or black dance shorts, along with an OFF BROADWAY STUDIO T-SHIRT or TANK TOP and the proper hosiery and shoes for their class. The dress code for our ballet students is listed within each class description on the schedule. We also ask all of our students to pull their hair back into a ponytail or bun.

 

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Ballet 1 | DA1210 | Ages: 6 – 8

A beginner ballet class. This class is designed to build a strong foundation for dance whether students are looking for fun or have a professional focus. A combination of technique, strength, flexibility, and musicality will be incorporated into the classes. Pink ballet shoes, black leotards and pink tights are required.

 

Ballet 2 | DA1220 | Ages: 7 – 10

An intermediate ballet class. Dancers will further tone and work ballet technique. A combination of technique, strength, flexibility, and musicality will be incorporated into the classes. Pink ballet shoes, black leotards, and pink tights are required.

 

Ballet  3 | DA1330 | Ages: 9 – 12

An advanced ballet class. Dancers must have completed 3 years of Ballet 1 or 2 and show proficiency in placement class. Black leotard and pink tights required.

 

Ballet 4 | DA1340 | Ages: 13 & up

An advanced ballet class. This is a pointe, pre-pointe, and technique class. Dancers must have completed 4 previous years of training and have been on pointe at least a year prior to placement. Black leotard and pink tights required.

 

Teen Basic Ballet | DA1410 | Ages: 13 & up

Technique class for teens wishing to work on foundation of ballet without focusing on pointe work.

 

Contemporary 1 | DA4310 | Ages: 10 – 13

Dance through emotion with ultimate technique! This class utilizes ballet techniques and transforms it into new and unique choreography. This style of dance is often seen on “So You Think You Can Dance.”

 

Contemporary 2 | DA4420 | Ages: 13 & up

An advanced level of contemporary dance.  Must have completed 2 years of prior class experience.

 

Hippity Hop | DA7200 | Ages: 5 – 9

Learn the hottest street dance moves and music video choreography. Set to age appropriate music and choreography all done with physical fitness in mind in a fun atmosphere.

Hip Hop 1 | DA7310 | Ages: 9 – 12

Learn the hottest music video choreography and street dance moves in this beginner level class.

 

Hip Hop 2 | DA7420 | Ages: 11 – 14

Learn the hottest music video choreography and street dance moves in this intermediate level class.

 

Hip Hop 3 | DA7430 | Ages: 13 & up

Learn the hottest music video choreography and street dance moves in this advanced level class.

 

Junior Jazz | DA2200 | Ages: 5 – 9

This class is designed to build a strong foundation in the jazz style. A combination of technique, strength, flexibility, and musicality will be incorporated into the classes.

 

Broadway Jazz 1 | DA2310 | Ages: 9 – 12

Beginner level musical theatre style jazz class. Focusing on movement styles encountered in a musical theatre production. Will explore numerous Broadway choreographers and their methods through combinations set to show tunes.

 

Broadway Jazz 2 | DA2320 | Ages: 9 – 12

Musical theatre jazz techniques focusing on the movement styles encountered in a musical theatre production. Students will explore numerous Broadway choreographers and their methods through combinations set to show tunes. Students must have completed 2 years of Broadway Jazz 1.

 

Broadway Jazz 3 | DA2430 | Ages: 13 & up

Musical theatre jazz techniques focusing on the movement styles encountered in a musical theatre production. Students will explore numerous Broadway choreographers and their methods through combinations set to show tunes. Students must have completed 2 years of Broadway Jazz 1 and 2.

 

Jazz / Acrobatics | DA9201 | Ages: 5 – 8

Using floor gymnastic exercises, this class combines strength, flexibility, and jazz technique.

 

Mommy and Me | DA5000 | Ages: 18 – 36 Months

An introductory creative movement class for toddlers and caregivers. Through games, props, and stories, the beginning basics of movement will be explored in a warm atmosphere. Pink ballet shoes, light blue or pink leotard, and pink tights are required.

 

Kinderstarz 3 & 4 | DA6034 | Ages: 3 – 4

This beginning dance class is perfect for young children who love to move to music and have an interest in learning the basics of dance technique. Class has a strong focus on proper ballet and tap instruction, classroom etiquette, movement, comprehension, and fun. Must be potty trained. Pink ballet shoes, black tap shoes, light blue or pink leotard, and pink tights are required.

 

Kinderstarz 4 & 5 | DA6045 | Ages: 4 – 5

This beginning dance class is perfect for young children who love to move to music and have an interest in learning the basics of dance technique. Class has a strong focus on proper ballet and tap instruction, classroom etiquette, movement, comprehension, and fun. Must be potty trained. Pink ballet shoes, black tap shoes, light blue or pink leotard, and pink tights are required.

 

Junior Tap 1 | DA3210 | Ages: 5 – 9

Tap is an exciting and challenging art form that creates sound, rhythm, and syncopation with your feet. Black tap shoes, black pants, and Off Broadway T-shirt are required. This is a beginner level class.

 

Junior Tap 2 | DA3220 | Ages: 5 – 9

A continuation of technique accomplished in Jr. Tap 1.

 

Tap 1 | DA3310 | Ages: 9 – 12

Beginner level tap using basic exercises to learn the foundation of Tap dance.

 

Tap 2 | DA3320 | Ages: 9 – 12

Intermediate tap for students who have had at least 1 year of tap experience. Building on technique using center and across the floor exercises.

 

Tap 3 | DA3430 | Ages: 13 & up

Advanced tap for students who have had at least 3 – 4 years of tap experience. Building on technique using center and across the floor exercises.

 

Boy’s Tap | DA3211 | Ages: 5 – 8

A fun introduction to the rhythm and musicality of tap dance for boys only. Class will consist of warm-up, across the floor technique, and center work.

 

Triple Threat Movement | DA9320 | Ages: 7 – 17

A mandatory dance class for all Off Broadway Kids Troupe members. This class will focus on technique necessary to achieve choreography required in troupe productions.