2014-2015 Dance Registration
Registration Opens JULY 1st for Fall Classes

Open House and Registration = August
2nd from 9am-12noon

Classes Resume the week of August 1
1th
            PALMETTO DANCE CENTER’S CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Cheer Dance
Age Requirement:                ages 5-up
Class Description:                This class is designed to give student the mix between dance and cheer that so many are looking for these days.  Dancers will learn   
                                     basic dance technique incorporated with cheer routines, dances, stunts, etc.  Basic cheer jumps, beginner tumbling exercises, poms, an
                                     and other skills will allow to incorporate the two interest together.
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Tennis Shoes


Clogging I
Age Requirement:                ages 5-up
Class Description:               This class introduces the student to the fundamental dance skills of clogging.  Clogging is a percussive dance form which involves   
                                    rhythmic foot tapping that can be danced to any style of music.  Students will be taught both traditional and contemporary clogging  
                                     styles.
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Black Clogging Shoes

Clogging II
Age Requirement:               ages 7-up
Class Description:               This class is a continuation of Clogging I and will continue the fundamental skills of clogging as well as introduce dancers to the
                                    basics of other styles.  Students will continue to be taught both traditional and contemporary clogging styles.
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Black Clogging Shoes

Combo I
Age Requirement:               ages 2-3
Class Description:               This class is designed to introduce children to the exciting and creative world of dance. The curriculum consists of an introduction
                                     to basic ballet and tap terminology, placement, and skills. Coordination, social skills and positive behavior are all reinforced in a fun
                                    structured class environment.  
Class Attire:                         Any color tights and leotard; Black Tap Shoes; Pink Ballet Shoes

Combo II
Age Requirement:               ages 3-4
Class Description:               This class is designed to introduce children to the exciting and creative world of dance. The curriculum consists of a continuation of
                                    the Combo I dance class which includes an introduction to basic ballet and tap terminology, placement, and skills. Coordination,
                                     social skills and positive behavior are all reinforced in a fun structured class environment.
Class Attire:                        Any color tights and leotard; Black Tap Shoes; Pink Ballet Shoes


Hip Hop
Age Requirement:              ages 5-up
Class Description:              Students will learn the latest new dance moves that incorporate both street style and jazz dance technique. This style of dance
                                    allows the body to move freely, while integrating the dancer's own personal style.
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Black Hip Hop Shoes

Hip Hop/Clogging
Age Requirement:              ages 4-6
Class Description:              This class is designed to take students who are ready to move at a more accelerated pace. The class curriculum consists of hip hop
                                   and clogging. At this age level the focus is on introducing the basics of each dance style through vocabulary, technique, and
                                   combinations.      
Class Attire:                       Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Black Hip Hop Shoes and Black Clogging Shoes

Jazz
Age Requirement:              ages 5-up
Class Description:              This class builds on a dancer's classical training, yet pushes him/her to connect emotionally to music and movement. Jazz technique
                                   is based on the natural movement of the body and is designed to increase body control and coordination.   
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Tan Jazz Shoes


Ballet/Lyrical
Age Requirement:               ages 5-up
Class Description:              This class will focus on ballet technique as well as teaching students to express emotions through movement. Ballet will incorporate  
                                   proper body placement and alignment while focusing on the fundamentals of Classical Ballet. In lyrical, a song's lyrics are a     
                                   driving force and key inspiration for the movement and choreography is often emotional, gripping, and exquisitely delicate,
Class Attire:                        Any color tights; dance shorts/pants (NO JEANS); T-shirt/tank/leotard; Tan Jazz Shoes
Time Slots available for Home School groups of 5 or more, Solos,
and Duets.  Please call 466-4437 to set up a time especially for you!
                              Price List

Registration Fee:   $20 for new students and $15 for returning students

Monthly Fee:  $40 for first class and $30 for any additional classes and/or additional family members
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nlimited class fee is $120 per dancer

***Discounts if you pay by the semester or for the year.  Contact us for more information.