Recreational Classes

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

This schedule is in effect September 2020 until June 2021

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 Adv. – Mon. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Acro 1 Adv. – Tues. – 5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Acro 1 – Wed. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Acro 1 Adv. – Wed. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Acro 2 – Wed. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Acro – Thurs. – 4:45 – 5:30 pm
  • Acro 1 – Thurs. – 5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Acro 2 – Thurs. – 5:45 – 6:45 pm
  • Acro 2 Adv./Acro 3 – Thurs.   6:45 – 7:45 pm
  • Acro 1 – Thurs. – 7:30 – 8:30 pm
  • Pre Acro – Fri.       5:45 – 6:30 pm
  • Pre Acro – Sat. – 11:30 – 12:15 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 1 – Mon. – 5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Ballet 2 – Mon. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Ballet – Tues. – 6:00 – 6:45 pm
  • Pre Ballet – Sat. – 12:15 – 1:00 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 thang.

Hip Hop Schedule

  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Mon. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 1 – Mon. – 8:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 2 – Tues. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 3 – Tues. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 2 – Wed. – 5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Wed. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 3 – Wed. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Hip Hop (ages 5&6) – Thurs. – 5:00 – 5:45 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Thurs. – 5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 2 – Thurs. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 3 – Thurs. – 7:45 – 8:45 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 9-12) – Thurs. – 6:45 – 7:45 pm
  • Hip Hop (ages 5&6) – Fri. – 5:00 – 5:45 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Fri. – 7:15 – 8:15 pm

Jazz

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

Jazz Schedule

  • Jazz 3 – Tues. – 7:45 – 8:45 pm
  • Jazz 2 – Thurs. – 5:45 – 6:45 pm
  • Jazz 1 (ages 6&7) – Thurs. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Jazz 1 Advanced (age 8 & up) – Thurs. – 6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Pre Jazz – Fri. – 5:00 – 5:45 pm

Lyrical Jazz

Lyrical Jazz incorporates 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 should have a background in Jazz to appreciate what this class has to offer.

Lyrical Jazz Schedule

  • Lyrical (Pre Junior Comp) – Tues. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Lyrical (Junior/Inter Comp) – Tues. – 8:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Teen Lyrical 1 – Wed. – 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Teen Lyrical 2 – Wed. – 8:00 – 9:00 pm

Musical Theatre

Studio 5.6.7.8’s Musical Theatre 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 Theatre Schedule

  • Musical Theatre (11&up) – Mon. – 5:15 – 6:00 pm
  • Musical Theatre (7 – 10) – Tues. – 7:00 – 7:45 pm
  • Musical Theatre (11&up) – Tues. – 8:00 – 8:45 pm

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 – Wed. – 6:15 – 7:00 pm

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 3 yr olds and Pre Dance is for age 4. 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 – Sat. – 10:45 – 11:30 am
  • Pre Dance (age 4) – Sat.  10:00 – 10:45 am
  • Pre Dance (age 4)  – Sat.  10:45 – 11:30 am
  •  Pre Dance (age 4) – Sat.  11:30 – 12:15 am

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

  • Pre Tap – Tues. – 5:15 – 6:00 pm
  • Tap 1 (age 10&up) – Tues. – 6:45 – 7:45 pm
  • Tap 2 – Tues. – 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Tap 1 (age 7-9) – Wed. – 5:00 – 6:00 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 9:00 – 9:30 am
    (Fall/Winter sessions available)

Fall session: Saturday October 3rd – Saturday November 21st