DANCE CLASSES
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Half Year: September 8, 2020-January 16, 2021
Full Year: September 8, 2020-June 3, 2021                                                                                                                                           SEE ADULT CLASSES

DANCE BEGINNINGS 
EMILY HULL, MARIE MACCARONE, SARAH COLLINS
Ages 3 & 4 | Monday 12:30-1:15pm, Wednesday 1:15-2pm, Thursday 12:30-1:15pm, Friday 12:30-1pm
A class especially for preschoolers to learn about dance and the joy of movement through body awareness and creativity. 

DANCE BEGINNINGS - ZOOM ONLY
MARIE MACCARONE
Ages 3 & 4 | Tuesday, 1-1:30pm
A class especially for preschoolers to learn about dance and the joy of movement through body awareness and creativity. 

PRE-BALLET 
EMILY HULL, MARIE MACCARONE, SARAH COLLINS
Ages 4 & 5 | Monday 1:45-2:30pm, Wednesday 2:15-3pm, Thursday 2-2:45pm, Friday 1:30-2:15pm
A fun introduction to ballet using imaginative techniques to learn the primary elements of classical ballet including floor and center work. Time is devoted to creativity, providing children with an opportunity to apply ballet technique to their own dances. 

PRE-BALLET - ZOOM ONLY
MARIE MACCARONE
Ages 4 & 5 | Tuesday, 2-2:30pm
A fun introduction to ballet using imaginative techniques to learn the primary elements of classical ballet including floor and center work. Time is devoted to creativity, providing children with an opportunity to apply ballet technique to their own dances. 

KINDERBALLET 
CINDY DEFOREST, MARIE MACCARONE
Kindergarten | Monday, 4-4:45pm
This class is a continuation of the ballet curriculum. See “Pre-Ballet” description. 

KINDERBALLET - ZOOM ONLY
MARIE MACCARONE
Kindergarten | Tuesday, 4-4:30pm
This class is a continuation of the ballet curriculum. See “Pre-Ballet” description.

BALLET 1A, K-1 | Saturday, 9:15-10am.
BALLET 1B, Grades 1-2. | Wednesday 4-4:45pm
BONNIE GOMBOS, CINDY DEFOREST 
Beginning level class for students who have already had introductory ballet classes. Warm-ups at the barre teach primary elements
of classical ballet: posture, positions of feet, arms, head, qualities of movement, center floor and elementary combinations
across the floor.

HIP HOP 1
VICTORIA ULMER
Grades 1-2 | Saturday, 10:15-11am
Hip Hop dance for boys and girls using lively music to help build age appropriate skills. 

BALLET 2 
BONNIE GOMBOS 
Grades 3-4 | Wednesday, 5-5:45pm. 
Advanced beginners & intermediate students who have had two years or more experience in ballet technique or equivalent. 

JAZZ/HIP HOP 2
VICTORIA ULMER
Grades 3-5 | Monday, 4-4:45pm. 
Street dance style for boys and girls. A combination of popping and isolation grooves. 

BROADWAY KIDS
JANA POWERS 
Grades 3-5 | Monday, 5-5:45pm.
This class will concentrate on musical theatre dance for the elementary age dancer.

MODERN/JAZZ 
ELIZABETH HALL
Grades 4-8 | Thursday, 4-4:45pm.
This class is a combination of modern and jazz techniques with age appropriate music. 

BALLET 3/4  Grades 5 & up | Saturday,1:15am-12pm.
BALLET 4/5  Grades 6-8 | Wednesday, 6-6:45pm.
CINDY DEFOREST & BONNIE GOMBOS 
For intermediate students who have had at least three years or more experience in ballet technique or equivalent. It is suggested to take this class two times per week. Prerequisite: Ballet 2/3 

BROADWAY TAP 
JANA POWERS 
Grades 6 & up | Monday, 3-3:45pm 
Tap technique, exploring classic tap and theater tap combinations with an emphasis on the Broadway style.

TEEN CONTEMPORARY 
EMILY FRANGIPANE
Grades 7 & up | Tuesday, 5:30-6:30pm.
Contemporary dance draws on modern dance technique and an array of philosophies of movement based on the study of the human body and body/mind inter-relationships. 

HIGH SCHOOL HIP HOP 
RAY LAGDAMEN
Grades 9 & up | Thursday, 3:45-4:30pm. 
Street dance style. A combination of popping and isolation grooves.

HIGH SCHOOL BROADWAY DANCE 
EMILY FRANGIPANE 
Grades 9 & up | Friday, 5-6pm.
This class emphasizes theatre dance encompassing many dance techniques and styles for the purpose of a lively performance. 

BEGINNER POINTE 
CINDY DEFOREST
By permission only | Monday, 7:15-8pm.
Open to students who have completed Ballet 3. 

POINTE
BONNIE GOMBOS
By permission only | Tuesday, 3-3:45pm.
This is a multilevel class in pointe work. Open to Company students and students that have completed at least 1 year of Ballet 3.

ADVANCED POINTE 
BONNIE GOMBOS 
By permission only | Tuesday, 4-5pm.

COMPANY CLASSES              
Company members are our most active dancers at DAC. Company membership is by invitation of the Director. Company members are expected to be taking a variety of classes and must have a ballet technique foundation. Continuous ballet classes are necessary for all company members. The junior and senior companies are distinct to the students’ level of ability but generally are categorized as grades 6-9 in the Junior Company and grades 10-12 in the Senior Company. For new students interested in Company membership please contact the Director. Company members have the most performance opportunities at DAC.
JR. CO. BALLET Monday, 6-7:15pm
JR. CO. TECHNIQUE  Tuesday, 6:45-7:30pm
JR. CO. REHEARSAL  Tuesday, 7:30-8:15pm
CO. BALLET  Wednesday, 7-8:15pm
SR. CO. BALLET  Thursday, 6-7:15pm
CO. TECH/BALLET  Friday, 3:30-4:45pm
SR. CO. TECHNIQUE  Saturday, 12:15-1:15pm
SR. CO. REHEARSAL  Saturday, 1:15-2pm