DANCE CLASSES 2021-2022
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Fall Semester: Sept. 7-Jan. 22
Spring Semester Jan. 24-May 28

DANCE BEGINNINGS 
EMILY HULL, SARAH COLLINS, JANA POWERS
Ages 3 & 4 | Monday 12:30-1:15pm, Tuesday 12:30-1:15, Wednesday 1:15-2pm, Thursday 12:30-1:15pm, Friday 9-9:45am
A class especially for preschoolers to learn about dance and the joy of movement through body awareness and creativity. 

PRE-BALLET 
EMILY HULL, SARAH COLLINS, JANA POWERS
Ages 4 & 5 | Monday 1:45-2;30pm, Tuesday 2-2;45pm, Wednesday 2:15-3pm, Thursday 2-2:45pm, Friday 1:30-2:15pm, Saturday 9:15-10am
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, ELIZABETH HALL
Kindergarten | Monday 4-4:45pm, Thursday 3:45-4:30pm
This class is a continuation of the ballet curriculum. See “Pre-Ballet” description. 

BALLET 1A, Grades K-1 | Saturday 10-10:45am 
BALLET 1, Grades 1-2 | Monday 5-5:45pm | Wednesday 4-4:45pm
BONNIE GOMBOS, JANA POWERS
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, Grades 1-2 | Tuesday 4-4:45pm
HIP HOP 2, Grades 3-5 | Tuesday 5-5:45pm
BRIANNA GILL
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. 

BROADWAY KIDS
JANA POWERS 
Grades 3-5 | Tuesday 6-7pm.
This class will concentrate on musical theatre dance for the elementary age dancer.

MODERN JAZZ 2/3
ELIZABETH HALL
Grades 3-6| Thursday 4:45-5:45pm
This class is a combination of modern and jazz techniques with age appropriate music. 

BALLET 3 Grades 5 & 6 | Monday 5-6pm
BALLET 3/4  Grades 5 & up | Saturday 11am-12pm
BALLET 4/5  Grades 6-8 | Wednesday 5:45-6:45pm
BONNIE GOMBOS , CINDY DEFOREST, CLAIRE MAZZA
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 

BOYS BALLET
TBD
Grades 6 & Up | Tuesday, 7-8pm

TEEN LYRICAL JAZZ
BONNIE GOMBOS
Grades 6 & Up | Monday, 3:45-4:45pm

MIDDLE SCHOOL HIP HOP 
BRIANNA GILL
Grades 6-8 | Thursday, 5:15-6:15pm
Street dance style. A combination of popping and isolation grooves.

MIDDLE SCHOOL BROADWAY
EMILY FRANGIPANE
Grades 6-8 | Thursday, 6:15-7:15pm

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 
BRIANNA GILL
Grades 9 & up | Thursday, 4-5pm 
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, 3-4pm
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, 4:15-5:30pm

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, 6:30-7:15pm
JR. CO. REHEARSAL  Tuesday, 7:15-8pm
CO. BALLET  Wednesday, 6:45-8pm
SR. CO. BALLET  Thursday, 5:45-7pm
CO. TECH/BALLET  Friday, 3:30-4:45pm
SR. CO. TECHNIQUE  Saturday, 12-1pm
SR. CO. REHEARSAL  Saturday, 1-2pm


ADULT BALLET
ELIZABETH HALL, BONNIE GOMBOS
Adults | Monday 9:45-11:15am or Friday 10-11:30am | $420
This registration is for a 20 class card. Adult dance and adult martial arts are drop in classes that the card can be used for. All students are encouraged to try this popular intermediate level class. each class will include a thorough barre, center floor, and a well-balanced combination in a relaxed and positive atmosphere.
$25 Drop-in Fee or 20-class card for $420 available for adult classes ($40 registration fee due 1x per yr.)  Available at DAC office or at (203) 655-8683.