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2018-2019 Class Schedule
(see bottom of page for full class descriptions, hair & attire requirements)








*by auditions only - date & time shown below or on the Storm Competition Team page.

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Class descriptions, hair and attire requirements:


Jazz
(Levels I & II)
Dancers will learn the basic and fundamental steps, turns and leaps to introduce them to this classic jazz genre. Through floor exercises and choreography, dancers will develop the confidence and skill to become a well rounded dancer and performer.

Attire: Leotard of any color, black jazz pants or tights and black leather jazz shoes. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Jazz
(Levels III)
Dancers will expand on their knowledge and skill of jazz dance through more challenging choreography. Dancers will learn new steps and technique to varying styles of music and rhythm changes. An eclectic style of dance, from street jazz to swing, will challenge dancers throughout this class.

Attire: Leotard of any color, black jazz pants or tights and black leather jazz shoes. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Lyrical Jazz (Levels I,II,III) Lyrical Jazz is a technique that fuses together the technical aspects of ballet and jazz with expressive movement that helps dancers to expand their performance skills and their ability to tell stories through dance.

Attire: Leotard of any color, black tights or leggings and foot undies. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Contemporary Jazz Contemporary styles are informed by the dance experience of the choreographer. The goal of the student is to study and master the movement style of their instructor. Kate's class is a blend of Jazz and Modern techniques including Release and Improvisational styles of Modern Dance.

Attire: Any formfitting, free-moving clothing. Foot undies optional. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Jazz/Hip-Hop Dancers will expand on their previous knowledge of basic jazz steps and technique while challenging themselves to faster-paced choreography with a attention to musicality and performance.

Attire: Leotard of any color, black jazz pants or tights and black leather jazz shoes. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Tap Dancers will learn basic rhythm and tap steps.

Attire: Leotard of any color, black jazz pants or tights and black tap shoes. Long hair secured in a ponytail.
Creative Movement Creative Movement is for children who love to play and move to music! This class is centered around fun, musical games that teach basic dance stretches and steps while building body awareness and rhythm.

Attire: Pink leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes.
Boys Hip-Hop This boys only class is for dancers who are interested in learning the fundamentals of Hip Hop. In class, students will learn basic Hip Hop steps as well as coordination and strength building exercises.

Attire: Movement clothes, clean indoor sneakers.


Storm Competition Team:
(An audition is required for acceptance into each of these teams.)

2018-2019 STORM Competition Team placement audition for all levels!
  • Sat. Aug. 25th, 2018
  • Essex Campus, 21 Carmichael St. Suite 203, Essex Junction
  • Ages 7-18
  • Placement class 10:00-11:30am
  • Informational Meeting for dancers and parents 11:30am-12:00pm.
For more info email katherinenstevens@gmail.com or call the main office.

Team Frost
(Beg.)
Team Frost is for excited, young students who are beginner dancers interested in exploring all different styles of dance! Members will have the opportunity to travel to regional dance conventions where they will take master classes with, and perform for, industry professionals. In order to participate, members are required to take 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class in addition to their Frost Company Class. Jazz and Lyrical Jazz are acceptable styles for the required Jazz class.
Team Snow
(Beg./Int.)
Team Snow is for beginner to intermediate dancers who are looking to improve their technical skills while exploring new styles of dance. Members will have the opportunity to travel to regional dance conventions where they will take master classes with, and perform for, industry professionals. In order to participate, members are required to take 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class in addition to their Snow Company Class. Jazz and Lyrical Jazz are acceptable styles for the required Jazz class.
Team Ice
(Int.)
Team Ice is for intermediate dancers who are interested in improving their technical and artistic skills while exploring all different styles of dance! Members will have the opportunity to travel to regional dance conventions where they will take master classes with, and perform for, industry professionals. In order to participate, members are required to take 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class in addition to their Ice Company Class. Jazz, Lyrical Jazz, and Contemporary Jazz are acceptable styles for the required Jazz class.
Team Wind
(Int./Adv.)
Team Wind is for intermediate to advanced dancers who are interested in diversifying their abilities as a performer while honing their technical and artistic skills. Members will have the opportunity to travel to regional dance conventions where they will take master classes with, and perform for, industry professionals. In order to participate, members are required to take 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class in addition to their Wind Company Class. Jazz, Lyrical Jazz, and Contemporary Jazz are acceptable styles for the required Jazz class.
Storm Dance Company
(Adv.)
Storm Dance Company is for advanced, pre-professional dancers who are interested in diversifying their abilities as a performer while honing their technical and artistic skills. Members will have the opportunity to travel to regional dance conventions where they will take master classes with, and perform for, industry professionals. In order to participate, members are required to take 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class in addition to their Storm Company Class. Jazz, Lyrical Jazz, and Contemporary Jazz are acceptable styles for the required Jazz class.