Watch your child blossom, learning to tell their own story through dance and performance using imagination and play... All the while learning the foundations of dance and understanding more about music, from teachers who will nurture with care and teach with commitment and intention. Suitable for ages 2-5 years, classes run for 45 minutes.
Little Monkeys Circus Classes are as fun as they are beneficial for coordination, strength and fitness! Developed for pre-schoolers 2-5 years of age. Watch your little one gain confidence and learn new skills. Classes include basic tumbling, interactive circuits, balance beams, silks, juggling, hula hoops and more all under the supervision of our fully qualified teachers.
Come join Flippy the fox, as we travel around the world and stop off at amazing places like Europe, Africa, China and more. Toddlers will love working on gross motor skills and school readiness alongside safe tumbling skills in a fun, nurturing and educational environment. TumbleTown helps kids step out of their comfort zone and go on an adventure like no other. Start your engines and come join Flippy the fox and watch your kids grow, learn and have fun!
This style of dance is fun and energetic! It features a mixture of sharp and fluid movements, popping & locking and animated expression similar to dances seen on commercial video clips. These are fun, 'freestyle' type of classes. Basic foundational elements of ballet are incorporated to enhance Jazz styles, and fitness and strength are highlighted for Hip Hop - making it an all round perfect class for everyone!
Graceful, Elegant, Interpretive... Modern dance is a style that centres more on the dancers interpretation of music and steps, using the dancers emotions to portray the "story" of the dance. Contemporary dance blends elements of multiple dance styles and lets dancers express emotionally through movements & breath. Ballet technique is central in this class to ensure these skills are built and strengthened.
Basic Movement, Deportment and Acting! Let’s do BROADWAY! This class is aimed at giving your dancer a character they can depict, all to music. Think “Hairspray”, “Singing in the Rain” and “Grease”! Your dancer will develop all important confidence and techniques in deportment as well as plenty of drama games and opportunities to bring out their inner “Drama Queen” (or King!)
One of Our Specialities! Tap dancers use their tap shoes to use their feet like drums, creating amazing rhythmic patterns. It is a great class for encouraging coordination skills and can be quite vigorous, improving your fitness levels. Galaxy students have the option of completing examinations from the Glenn Wood Tap Syllabus.
Dance Cirque is a class that we know your kids will absolutely love. They get to climb, juggle and learn tricks in a safe environment. Dance Cirque is for children over 5 years of age, great for boys and girls and you don't need to be a dancer to enjoy it. It not only involves an apparatus (silks, lyra, static trapeze) but also ground acts (juggling and hula hooping). Great for cognitive development, strength and flexibility and importantly - confidence.
Acrobatics Skills with a Dance Emphasis The Acrobatic Dance Association syllabus is a progressive syllabus that takes students through all areas of acrobatic dance. The levels have been divided into basic, intermediate and advanced groups to assist teachers to design their own class structure and to prepare students for progressive development. Acrobatic skills assist the all-round development of performers & dancers; improving flexibility, strength, spatial awareness & confidence.
DanceStep is a 4 year student teacher program that guides students to be leaders and role models. It covers assistant teaching skills such as behaviour management, different learning needs and styles, and anatomy to name a few. The program empowers students to take care of others. Each Step requires minimum 10 practical hours, with 20 hours encouraged. Each Step is generally one year in duration.