*The Academy is closed during February Vacation. Please see "Calendar of Events" for all Holidays & activities.
*Please Note: This class runs for the entire Dance Year, divided into 3 Sessions: Fall 2018, Winter, Spring 2019. Each Session has a "Focus" and will enable the dancer to continue learning and progressing throughout the Dance Year.
This class is invited to perform in our 17th Annual Recital, "The JOY Of Dance!", near the end of our Spring Session, on Sunday, June 9th, 2019 at the BU Theatre, Boston. ***Please see our "Calendar of Events" for all rehearsals and "SAVE THE DATES!"***
*Students are scheduled to attend a special recording session, in May, 2019 at ZIPPAH Recording, located in our building, to record 2 songs for our June Recital. Each student receives their own CD copy to keep. What a memory!
**Tuition reflects props & materials for production pieces each Session.
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(s) 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.