No matter your age, if you are a beginner or pro, we’ve got a class for you!
Full R.A.D Ballet Program:
Ballet: Age 5 years and up.
We offer a full Royal Academy of Dance ballet program. Students are offered the opportunity to present their examination work, and/or to take part in festival competitions. Please know that examinations and competitions are optional, not required.
Recreational and Competitive Classes:
Creative Dance: ages 3 – 4 years
Rhythm and movement with mixtures of Jazz, Tap, and Ballet.
Jazz: ages 5 years and up
Students under the age of 10 years will be placed in a Jazz/Tap combination class (unless in our competitive junior jazz).
Tap: ages 5 years and up
Students under the age of 12 years will be placed in a Jazz/Tap combination class unless in intermediate tap.
Modern: ages 9 years and up
Students 9 – 12 years will be placed in a lyrical/modern combination class. All students entering this genre need 2 years recent ballet or jazz experience.
Contemporary/Lyrical: ages 8 years and up
Students 9 – 12 years will be placed in a contemporary/modern combination class. All students entering this genre need 2 years recent ballet or jazz experience.
Hip Hop: ages 7 years and up – all levels!
Emphasis is on hip hop and a hip hop routine. Basic jazz technique is also taught.
Musical Theatre: ages 11 years and up
Students will be placed in jazz/musical theatre combination classes
Technique Class: ages 10 years and up
Mandatory for all full-time senior competitive students. Building strength and technique focusing on jumps and turns. Recommended for intermediate students.
We offer both recreational and competitive classes. For those who want to have fun and learn the dance technique, we recommend the recreational classes. Competitive classes are for the serious dancer. Students will be taken to competitions in April and we require a full commitment from these students. Just for Kicks Instructors are in charge of placement for all classes and levels. If you are interested in competing, be sure to speak to one of our instructors! We highly recommend ballet for anyone seriously interested in continuing with dance!