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Youth Accelerated Program (ages 7-13)

YOUTH ACCELERATED PROGRAM (Ages 7-13)
Designed to provide pre-professional training for the serious student studying several days a week. Classes are geared to both professional bound students, as well as students seeking the structure and discipline of a professional curriculum.


YOUTH LYRICAL (2nd-8th grade)
A blend of ballet and contemporary dance techniques. Dancers often perform to music with lyrics which serve as inspiration for the dancer’s movements and expression. Minimum age: second grade. Dancer must also be enrolled in ballet and/or have director approval. Promotion to level 2 requires solid classical ballet technique.
Youth Lyrical 1A Wednesday 4:30-5:30
Youth Lyrical 2A Monday 5:30-6:30

JR BALLET (2nd-8th grade)
This class is geared to the motivated young dancer who is ready for more than one class a week. Class content will include ballet vocabulary, how to work at the ballet barre and center floor exercises. Promotion to next level by practical and written exam.
Jr Ballet 1A Monday 4:30-5:30 or Tuesday 6:45-7:45
Jr Ballet 2A Tuesday 4:30-5:30
Jr Ballet 3A Saturday 10:00-11:15

TAP/JAZZ 3A  (5th-8th grade)
Advanced beginner tap/jazz class for the serious younger dancer. The purpose is to prepare young dancers who exhibit interest in competitive teams and/or advanced level work through a guided curriculum. Enrollment in a minimum of Jr Ballet and Youth Lyrical is required, with director approval is required for admission into this class.
Monday 4:30-5:30

JR TECHNIQUE
Class will focus on developing ballet and jazz technique, as well as balance, control, flexibility, and strength. Students should be working at the Jr. Ballet 2A Level or above; however, younger students will be accepted as space permits. Students will do yoga on the first class of the month.
Friday 4:30 – 5:30
GYMNASTICS FOR DANCERS (placement by instructor)
Class will improve strength, flexibility and stamina, resulting in a more powerful and enhanced dance performance.
Gymnastics (level 1) Monday 5:30 – 6:30
Gymnastics (level 2) Thursday 6:45-7:45
Gymnastics (level 3) Tuesday 5:45-6:45
Gymnastics (level 4) Tuesday 4:45-5:45

Office Hours

Starting September 10, 2016
Monday 4:30-9:00pm
Tuesday 4:30-9:00pm
Wednesday 4:30-9:00pm
Thursday 10:00am-11:30pm / 4:30-8:30pm
Friday 1:00-2:30pm / 4:30-6:30pm
Saturday 9:00am-12:30pm
(CALL FOR SUMMER HOURS)

Also at Dance Unlimited

Irish Dance Instruction by:
McGRATH ACADEMY of IRISH DANCE
Lauren McGrath Dutton
703-722-1236
www.mcgrathirishdance.com

 

Ballroom Dance instruction by:
BALLROOM BY JODY
Jody White
DVIDA Certified Dance Instructor
571-332-5770
www.ballroombyjody.com