General Information

CLASS DESCRIPTION

Dance Placement

  • Your child will be placed in a technique class due to prior or no dance experience
  • A child can move up in a dance class anytime during the year by recommendation from their dance teacher or Christa
  • At Image Dance Studio we want the student to feel comfortable in their classes but also challenge them at the same time
  • Any questions please address Christa the studio owner                                                                                                            

Competition Dance Teams                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

  • Commitment is October 1, 2019-September 30, 2020. Practices are once a week for one hour and you are required to take three technique classes and Master Classes. You will attend dance competitions, conventions and perform at local events. Experience is required and you must be 9 years old to be on the competition teams. Try-oust are always in September. Please inquire within for more information on competition teams.

Beginning Hip Hop (ages 7-10)                                                                                                                                                                                                           

  • This class is designed to teach boys & girls hip hop technique and style. You will learn body isolations, contractions, dynamics in movement such as: sustain, fluid, sharp. While be introduced to the different styles of hip hop, B-Boy, Freezes, foot or floor work, krumping, tutting, popping, locking and lyrical hip hop. No experience is required for this class. Please wear comfortable clothes such as sweat pants, shorts, tank top or shirt. Tennis shoes are required and hair must be in a ponytail

Intermediate Hip Hop (ages 11-14)                                                                                                                                                                                                             

  • Learn hard hitting choreography. This class is designed for both boys and girls. You will learn floor & feet work , freezes and tricks. You will learn dance routines at a fast pace. Styles include popping, locking, tutting, turfing, contemporary hip hop, femme, house and krumping. Experience is required. You are required to take a Master Class once every other month. Please wear comfortable clothes such as sweat pants, shorts, tank top or shirt. Tennis shoes are required and hair must be in a ponytail.  

 Advance Hip Hop (ages 15-18)                                                                                             

  • This class is designed for the advance hip hop dancer. You will learn hard hitting choreography at a fast pace. You will learn styles in popping, locking, tuting, krumping, contemporary, housing, femme, wacking, turfing and many more. Experience is required for this class. You are required to take Master Classes once every other month. Please wear comfortable clothes such as sweat pants, shorts, tank top or shirt. Tennis shoes required and hair must be in a ponytail.

 Beginning-Intermediate Contemporary (ages 9-14)

  • This class is designed for the beginning contemporary dancer. You will learn creative movement, across the floor combinations, routines and strength exercises. Contemporary is the combinations of Ballet and Modern dance infused together. Learn to contract & release, fall & recover floor work while using unpredictable change in rhythm. All these elements make up Contemporary dance. No experience is required. You are required to take Ballet technique. Please wear leggings, shorts, leotard, tank top or shirt. Jazz Jazz, modern shoes or barre feet welcomed. Hair must be up in a ponytail.

 Advance Contemporary (ages 14-18)

  • Learn creative movement, across the floor combinations, routines and strength exercises. Contemporary is the combination of Ballet and Modern dance infused together. Learn to contract & release, fall & recover floor work while using unpredictable changes in rhythm. All these elements make up Contemporary dance. Dance experience is required. You must have 2 years of technique in Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary or Modern. Required to take a Ballet technique along with a Master Class that is offered every other month. Please wear leggings, shorts, leotard, tank top or t-shirt. Jazz shoes, modern shoes or barre feet welcomed. Hair must be up in a ponytail.

 Beginning Ballet (ages 7-10)

  •  This class is for the beginning dancer. You will learn the appropriate stretches, basic positions of the feet, arms and body, the concept of parallel vs. turned out legs and feet and ballet class etiquette are apart of the curriculum. Students learn Ballet terminology and meaning. You will learn barre, floor and across the floor work. No experience is required for this class. Must wear black leotard with pink or tan tights with ballet shoes. Hair must be up in a bun.

 Intermediate Ballet (ages 11-15)

  • You will focus on intermediate combinations at the barre, center floor work and across the floor. You will learn more on terminology and origins of Ballet. Proper technique will emphasize in this class and you will be expected to know the basics of Ballet while building more from your vocabulary. Must wear black leotard with pink or tan tights with Ballet shoes. Hair must be in a bun.

Advance Ballet Pre-Pointe (ages 12-18)

  • You will focus on advance combinations at the barre, center floor work and across the floor. You will learn more on terminology and origins of Ballet. Proper technique will emphasized in this class and will be expected to know the basics of Ballet. Class will be split up into flat Ballet shoes and Pointe shoes. Experience is required for this class. Please wear black leotard, skirt, pink or tan tights with Ballet shoes. Hair must be up in a bun.

 Beginning Jazz (ages 7-10)

  •  This class is for the beginning Jazz dancer. You will learn the basic locomotive movements, body isolations, feet positions and the correct body alignment for Jazz dance. You will learn different turns, leaps, jumps and the basic steps for across the floor movements. Combinations and short routines will be taught in class. This helps connect the movement and technique with the music for the dancer. No experience required for this class. Please wear leggings, shorts, tank top or t-shirt. Jazz shoes are required. Hair must be in a ponytail.

 Intermediate Jazz (ages 11-14)

  •  This class is designed for the intermediate Jazz dancers. You will learn intermediate Jazz technique and combinations that will challenge every dancer. We will also explore new technique, dance tricks, choreography, style and floor work. Dance experience is required for this class. You must have 2 years or more in Jazz. Required to take Ballet technique, Acro Dance and Master Classes once every other month. Please wear leggings, shorts, tank top or shirt, Jazz shoes are required. Hair must be in a ponytail.

Advance Jazz (ages 14-18)

  • This class is designed for the advance dancer. You will be learning more complex Jazz combinations with advance technique and tricks. Working on styles, choreography and dynamics. Dance is experience is required for this class. You must have two years or more in Jazz. Required to take Ballet technique, Acro Dance and Master Classes that are offered every other month. Please wear leggings, shorts, tank top or t-shirt. Jazz shoes required. Hair must be in a ponytail.

Lil Hip Hop (ages 3-6)

  • This class is for the beginning dancer just starting out. Its designed to teach kids on how to move with body isolations in Hip Hop. They will learn fun freezes and Acro Dance. They will also learn different Hip Hop styles. Please wear comfortable leggings, shorts, tank top or t-shirt and tennis shoes. Hair must be in a ponytail.

Lil Jazz (ages 3-6)

  • This class is for the beginning Jazz dancer. This class will work on across the floor, locomotive movement, leaps, turns and jumps. Please wear leggings, shorts, tank top or t-shirt. Jazz shoes are required. Hair must be in a ponytail.

Lil Ballerina (ages 3-6)

  • This class you will learn the basic steps to Ballet barre work. They will enjoy learning different feet positions in Ballet and barre combinations along with across the floors movement. Required to wear a leotard, pink or tan tights and Ballet shoes. Hair must be in a bun.

Zumba (opened to all ages)

  •  Zumba is a Latin inspired cardio dance workout that uses music and choreography steps to form a fitness party atmosphere. No experience required. Please wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.

Line Country Dance (opened to all ages)

  • Line country dancing involves a group of people standing in lines and performing dance movements together while dancing to popular country music. It consists of pattern movements with feet and direction changes.

Heels Class (18 & up)

  • This fun new workout is hitting all over the world. Channel your inner sassy diva attitude while dancing like Beyonce in her music video. You will build confidence and improve strength. You will be doing floor work and upper body movement in a burlesque style. You must have some dance experience to take this class. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring heels you can dance in. You are more then welcomed to bring tennis shoes as well and knee pads.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
Image Dance Studio

Where We Teach To Love Dance

Napa Valley Family Dance Studio Since 2007

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