Pre-school Combination Classes/Ages 3-4 - An excellent introduction to the joys of dance. This class will introduce tap, ballet and tumbling to the young child with an emphasis on development of motor skills and physical coordination. This class will also encourage your dancer to discover expression and build their self confidence.
45 min Classes
Beginner/Intermediate Combination Classes/Ages 5 -8 - An older class which teaches the basics of tap, ballet and jazz. An awareness of rhythm, expression and interaction with other dancers are taught and encouraged.
1 hour Classes
Ages 8 and up - A la carte
Tap - Fun and challenging form of American dance. Learn tap technique while developing a keen sense of rhythm and coordination.
Ballet - The foundation of all forms of dance. Classical ballet teaches the students grace, posture, discipline, rhythm and self confidence. Dancers are introduced to French terminology while learning elements of ballet and barre work.
Pointe - Teacher recommendation only! For the safety of the dancer, teacher recommendation is required for pointe shoes and they are looking for dancers with strong cores and ankle strength and dancers who are able to hold their ballet placement at barre and center.
Jazz - A unique American form of dance influenced by contemporary musical styles. Classes include stretching exercises, jazz technique and movement combinations, funk and hip-hop combinations.
Contemporary - A lyrical class with a modern twist! This is a great way to learn and incorporate expression while dancing, and enhance technique.
Musical Theater Dance - Musical Theater is a true American born art form and it is AWESOME. Children will learn to sing, dance, and act; a real triple threat! They will do numbers from shows and build a repertoire of Musical Theater knowledge to last a lifetime. This class will have fun learning to be comfortable on stage and enjoy their art.
High Heeled Stepping Jazz - Yanis Marshall style jazz while wearing stilettos (high heels of your choice). Music varies from todays Top 40 to good Oldies. Minimum age for this class is 13.
Tumbling/Acrobatics - Centered on fundamental acrobatic technique to increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. Classes focus on proper hand placement and body alignment with emphasis on the muscles and flexibility required to perform proper technique. This class will focus on tumbling/acrobatics and tricks to be incorporated in dance routines..
Hip Hop - fun-filled classes where dancers can learn the latest hip-hop moves and technique, while promoting physical health and agility. Combinations encourage dancers to be creative and promote their own unique style
Stretch & Strengthen Class - This class is designed to improve a dancer's range of motion, enhance muscle flexibility and increase their level of core muscle strength. Through a variety of stretches and strengthening exercises, dancers will also increase their awareness of their own body's potential as it connects to expression through movement.
Turns, Leaps & Progression Class - This class is a technique class that is dedicating to learning, improving, and perfecting technique in jumps, kicks, turns, etc.
Sherian's Dance Company - Our award-winning performance team offers competition opportunities for all ages and levels. The Company also performs at festivals, schools and other local venues throughout the year.