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Beginning Tap Teens
Ages 12–18. Learn how to shuffle, flap, brush, chug,click, cramp, dig, ball change, glide, hop and time step your way into understanding rhythm and timing of music.

Intermediate Tap Teens
Ages 12-18. Move beyond tap basics and have fun as you continue your tap studies.

Musical Theater/Jazz Teens
Ages 12-18. This is the chance to learn the classic dance vocabulary of musicals. Have fun learning dances that will help you with your musical and show choir auditions.

Tot Hop
Ages 3–4. Little Hip Hop breaks to the beat with hip hop dance moves—funk, krumping, popping, break dancing, locking and innovative street moves.

Happy Feet I & II
Ages 3–4, 4–5. A playful intro to creative developmental movement for our youngest dancers.

Girls attire: black or pink leotards, pink tights, pink or black ballet slippers (may be purchased at Kinney Dancewear.) Hair pulled back in a bun or ponytail. Boys attire: white tee shirt, black athletic pants or shorts and black ballet slippers (may be purchased at Kinney Dancewear.)

Junior Ballet
Ages 5-9. We’ll develop coordination, strength and our imaginations through dance with emphasis on ballet technique.

Girls attire: black or pink leotards, pink tights, pink or black ballet slippers (may be purchased at Kinney Dancewear.) Hair pulled back in a bun or ponytail. Boys attire: white tee shirt, black athletic pants or shorts and black ballet slippers (may be purchased at Kinney Dancewear.)

Hip Hop Beginners
Ages 5–9 and Hip Hop Kids: 9–13. Break to the beat with hip hop dance moves—funk, krumping, popping, break dancing, locking and innovative street moves.

Musical Theater Dance for Youth
Ages 12-15. Now is your chance to learn the classic dance vocabulary of musicals. Have fun learning dances that will help you with your musical and show choir auditions. Wear comfortable clothing.  Jazz shoes, ballet slippers or sneakers that you can dance in are fine. You may bring a water bottle to class.

Youth Tap Dance
Beginning: ages 6-12 and 12-18; Intermediate: ages 8-14. Tap into class to learn rhythms, steps and drills like the shuffle and jelly roll. Develop your child’s coordination and foot strength.

Musical Theater/Lyrical Jazz
Ages 12-18. Learn the technique of lyrical jazz for half the class and then change your energy to reflect the exuberant dance styles of the American musical theater. Wear comfortable clothing.  Jazz shoes, ballet slippers or sneakers that you can dance in are fine. You may bring a water bottle to class.



All classes are held in Pescovitz Dance Studio unless noted otherwise.

 

20% Discount Register for two or more dance classes and receive a 20% discount on the second class. Register by phone or at a Membership desk for savings. Discount does not apply to dance cards or drop-in classes.

Adult Dance  |  See our adult dance classes for ages 16+.

Contact Kelsey at kelseyeberle@jccindy.org for more information.

Fall No Class Dates

Mon | Sep 3, 10, 24 Oct 1, 15
Tue | Sep 11, 18 Oct 2 Dec 4 (Classical Ballet Only)
Wed | Sep 19 Nov 21 (after 5 pm)
Thu | Nov 22
Fri | Nov 23 Dec 7
Sat | Sep 1, 15 Nov 24
Sun | Sep 2, 9, 16 Oct 28 Nov 25

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