Childrens Classes

At Studio 5•6•7•8 Inc. we offer a wide variety of dance classes. Please browse below to read more about our classes.

Our Competitive Company classes include Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Stretch and a Jumps and Turns class.

This schedule is in effect September 2017 until June 2018

Acrobatics

 

Learn to bend, twist, tumble and flip in this fun-filled class. This class combines the power of gymnastics and the strength and flexibility of acrobatics. Students will gain flexibility, strength and body control.

It’s tons of fun!

Acrobatics Schedule

 

Acro 1                          Mon.     5:00 – 6:00 pm…..FULL

Pre Acro                       Mon.     5:45 – 6:30 pm

Acro 2                          Tues.    6:00– 7:00 pm

Acro 1 Adv                   Tues.    7:00 – 8:00 pm

Acro 2 Adv                   Tues.    7:00 – 8:00 pm

Acro 3                          Tues.    8:00 – 9:00 pm

Acro 1                          Wed .   6:15 – 7:15 pm…..FULL

Acro 2                          Thurs.   6:45 – 7:45 pm

Pre Acro                       Fri      5:15 – 6:15 pm

Acro 1 Adv.                  Fri      6:00 – 7:00 pm

Acro 1  Adv                  Fri.       7:00 – 8:00 pm

Acro 1                          Fri.       7:00 – 8:00 pm

 

 

Ballet

 

Ballet is the base of all dance forms and will give a dancer grace, strength, great posture and style. All children are encouraged to take Ballet. Students will gain body awareness and self discipline in this structured class.

Competitive students are required to take Ballet.

Ballet Schedule

 

Ballet 2                         Thurs.    6:15 – 7:15 pm

Pre Ballet                      Tues.    5:15 – 6:00 pm

Pre Ballet                      Thurs.   5:00 – 5:45 pm

Ballet 1                         Fri.       5:00 – 6:00 pm

Hip Hop

 

This exciting program teaches teens and pre-teens the hottest Hip-Hop dance moves. The class will cover Hip-Hop, funk and street-style dance, broken down step by step.

Be prepared to sweat and shake your groove thing.

HipHop Schedule

 

Pre Teen Hip Hop 1       Mon.       7:00 – 8:00 pm…..FULL 

Pre Teen Hip Hop 2       Mon.      7:30 – 8:30 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 1       Tues.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 1      Tues.      7:00 – 8:00 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 1      Wed.      6:00 – 7:00 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 2      Thurs.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Teen Hip Hop 3             Thurs.     6:00 – 7:00 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 3       Thurs.     7:00 – 8:00 pm

Teen Hip Hop 2              Thurs.     8:00 – 9:00 pm

Pre Teen Hip Hop 1       Fri.          6:00 – 7:00 pm

Teen Hip Hop 1             Fri.         8:00 – 9:00 pm…..FULL

Jazz

 

This class combines modern jazz technique, taught to today’s popular music. Jazz will improve balance, co-ordination, and rhythm. It’s fun for all, and is offered for ages 5 to adult.

 

Jazz Schedule

 

Pre Jazz (ages 5 & 6)          Mon.     5:00 – 5:45 pm

Jazz 1 (ages 6 & 7)             Tues.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Jazz 3                                  Mon.     7:45 – 8:45 pm

Jazz 2                                  Tues.    8:00 – 9:00 pm

Jazz 1 Adv. (ages 7-9)         Wed.    5:00 – 6:00 pm

Jazz 2                                   Wed.    8:00 – 9:00 pm

Jazz 1 (ages 6-7)                  Thurs.  5:00 – 6:00 pm

Jazz 1 (ages 8-10)                 Fri.      5:00 – 6:00 pm

Pre Jazz (ages 5 & 6)             Sat. 12:15 – 1:00 pm

Lyrical Jazz

 

Lyrical Jazz or “Contemporary Dance” encorporates Jazz technique with a Ballet “feel”. Students are taught to interpret music through their bodies, and to use dance movement as an expression of the music.

Students must have a background in jazz and be of a mature age to appreciate what this class has to offer.

Lyrical Jazz Schedule

 

Lyrical Adv. (age 14&up)        Mon.      6:30 – 7:30 pm

Lyrical (Int – Senior Comp)    Tues.      6:00 – 7:00 pm

Lyrical (Pre Jr – Jr Comp)       Tues.     6:00 – 7:00 pm

Teen Lyrical (ages 14 & up)    Wed.     7:00 – 8:00 pm

Lyrical (ages 10 – 13)              Fri.      7:00 – 8:00 pm…..FULL

Musical Theater

 

Studio 5.6.7.8’s Musical Theater program gives students training in acting, singing and dance. Students will learn improvisational skills, character development, voice training and script work.

The emphasis is on teaching the student how to use their voice and facial expressions to add to their performance.

Musical Theater Schedule

 

Musical Theatre (7 – 10 yrs)    Tues.    6:15 – 7:00 pm

Musical Theatre (7 – 10 yrs)    Wed.    7:15 – 8:00 pm

Musical Theatre (11 & up)     Thurs.    6:00 – 6:45 pm…..FULL

Pointe

 

Readiness of Pointe work is determined by each students strength and physical development. Pointe class may be taken only with the permission of the teacher and Director.
Pointe Schedule

 

Pointe 1               Thurs.   7:15 – 8:15 pm

Pointe 2              Thurs    8:15 – 9:15 pm

Monthly Themed Classes

 

Our new Monthly Themed Classes are a great choice for families looking for a low-commitment, low cost introduction to the dancer world. Children aged 3 – 5 years will experience a variety of dance styles, do a craft, have a nut free snack and play games all following the theme of the month.

Register for all 4 classes at the low cost of $65.00 + HST

Monthly Themed Classes Schedule

 

Princesses and Knights:    Sat., Sept. 23 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Halloween Hop:                 Sat., Oct. 21 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Jazzy Jungle:                     Sat., Nov. 18 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Jingle Bell Jazz:                 Sat., Dec. 16 12:30 – 2:00 pm
New Students ONLY ! ! !
Intro to Dance and Pre Dance

 

Both the Intro To Dance and the Pre Dance classes include Ballet, Jazz, and Acrobatics in a 45 minute class.  Similar in its content but different in the approach to teaching it, Intro To Dance is for 3yr olds and Pre Dance is for ages 4 & 5.Children are taught the fundamentals of dance and also how to work with rhythm and timing in music. It is one of our most popular classes.

Intro to Dance and Pre Dance Schedule

 

Intro to Dance (age 3):    Sat. 10:00 – 10:45 am…..FULL
Intro to Dance (age 3):    Sat. 10:45 – 11:30 am…..FULL
Pre Dance (age 4)          Sat.  10:00 – 10:45 am…..FULL
Pre Dance (ages 5 & 6)  Sat.  10:45 – 11:30 am
Pre Dance (age 4)          Sat.  11:30 – 12:15 pm
Tap

 

These classes follow the P.A.E.C. format and style. You learn not only the tap steps, but also how to count them, and the history of each step.

Tap will improve a child’s motor skills, agility, and co-ordination.

Tap Schedule

 

Tap 1 Adv. (ages 7 – 9)    Mon.     6:00 – 7:00 pm

Tap 2                                Mon.     6:45 – 7:45 pm

Pre Tap                             Wed.    5:30– 6:15 pm

Tap 1 (ages 7 – 9)             Fri.       6:00 – 7:00 pm

Tap 1 (age 10 & up)          Fri.       6:00 – 7:00 pm

Tiny Tots

 

This program is for the child who loves music and dance. It is an interactive program where parents participate with their child.

Expressive movement and social development are taught through the use of music and props. Come prepared to move and have fun.

Tiny Tots Schedule

 

Tiny Tots: Sat 9:30 – 10:00 am
(Fall/Winter sessions available)
 8 week session
$67.80                                     
Fall session starting October 7, 2017…..FULL
Competitive Companies

 

Competitive Companies include Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Stretch, Jumps/Turns and are by invitation only!

 

Mini Schedule

 

Mini Comp Tap                   Mon.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Mini Comp Stretch             Mon.     6:00 – 6:45 pm

Mini Comp Ballet               Wed.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Mini Comp Jazz                 Thurs.   5:00 – 6:00 pm

Pre Jr Schedule

 

Pre Jr Comp Tap                Mon.     5:00 – 6:00 pm

Pre Jr Comp Stretch          Mon.     6:00 – 6:45 pm

Pre Jr  Jumps & Turns        Tues .  5:15 – 6:00 pm

Pre Jr Comp Ballet              Thurs.  5:45 – 7:00 pm

Pre Jr Comp Jazz                Fri.      5:00 – 6:00 pm

Junior Schedule

 

Junior Comp Stretch           Mon.     6:00 – 6:45 pm

Junior Jumps & Turns         Tues.    5:15 – 6:00 pm

Junior Comp Ballet             Thurs.    5:00 – 6:15 pm

Junior Comp Jazz               Fri.         7:00 – 8:00 pm

Junior Comp Tap                Fri.         8:00 – 9:00 pm

Intermediate Schedule

 

Inter. Comp Ballet          Mon.    5:45 – 7:00 pm

 Inter. Jumps & Turns     Tues.   7:00 – 8:00 pm

 Inter. Comp Stretch      Wed.   6:00 – 6:45 pm

 Inter. Comp  Jazz  Wed.   5:15 – 6:15 pm

Inter. Comp Tap     Tues    8:00 – 9:00 pm

Senior Schedule

 

Senior Comp Ballet         Mon.     7:00 – 8:15 pm

Senior Jumps & Turns   Tues.    7:00 – 8:00 pm

Senior Comp Tap          Wed.    8:00 – 9:00 pm

Senior Comp Jazz         Wed.    7:00 – 8:00 pm

Senior Comp Stretch     Wed.   6:15 – 7:00 pm