This class includes Broadway Jazz, Classical Jazz & Tap. During Winter Session, a musical number is added with live singing rehearsals and movement gradually added- in.
Students work throughout the Dance Year on presenting 3 Dance/ Performance pieces for our Annual Recital in June 2019.
FALL Session Focus: Building basic Tap skills, introduce Classical & Broadway Jazz movements, technical drills and choreography toward a Broadway Jazz piece and a Broadway Tap piece. Students work on vocalization to a song(s) of their choice.
WINTER Session Focus: Choose song and rehearse for Recording at Zippah Recording Studio in the Spring Session. Continue to build a Jazz & Tap technical base while increasing the level of difficulty in choreography. Students begin discussing themes, costumes, etc.
SPRING Session Focus: Finishing/ polishing basic Tap skills, adding props to Broadway dance piece, continue working on vocalization of featured song- prepare to sing in recording studio in Spring Session.
Students perform in our Annual June Recital and sing live over their recorded voices- always a crowd-pleaser! Students receive their own copy of the vocal CD to keep.