JAZZ / CONTEMPORARY TECHNIQUE
Formerly "Turn & Leap" - The primary focus of this class is to build and improve dance technique, develop strength and flexibility, and explore the various sub-styles of the Jazz dance genre including Contemporary and Lyrical. The class will begin with a center floor jazz /contemporary warmup, stretches, conditioning and injury prevention through FMS exercises. The emphasis will be body control, proper placement and technique, while building flexibility and core strength.
Various turns and jumps will be practiced center, and across the floor, and in combinations.
Improv and choreographical exercises will be included,
All dancers ages 11+ are encouraged to enroll in this class.
This class is Mandatory for all Company dancers ages 11+
Class Attire: Leotard, dance shorts or pants, lyrical or jazz shoes - hair neatly pulled back into a ponytail