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 2021 until June 2022

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

  • Pre Acro – Thurs.  4:45 – 5:30 pm
  • Pre Acro – Fri.  5:45 – 6:30 pm
  • Pre Acro – Sat.  10:30 – 11:15 am
  • Acro 1 – Tues.  5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Acro 1 – Thurs.  7:15 – 8:15 pm
  • Acro 1 – Fri.  6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Acro 1 Advanced – Wed.  5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Acro 1 Advanced – Wed.  6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Acro 1 Advanced – Thurs.  5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Acro 2 – Wed.  6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Acro 2 – Thurs.  5:30 – 6:30 pm
  • Acro 3 – Thurs. – 6:30 – 7:30 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

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

Hip Hop

This exciting program teaches teens and pre-teens the latest 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 have fun in this high energy class!

Hip Hop Schedule

  • Pre Hip Hop (ages 5&6) – Thurs.  5:15 – 6:00 pm
  • Pre Hip Hop (ages 5&6) – Fri.  5:00 – 5:45 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Mon.  6:45 – 7:45 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Tues.  5:15 – 6:15 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Wed.  5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 7-9) – Fri.  7:30 – 8:30 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 1 (age 10-12) – Thurs.  6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 2 – Tues.  7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 2  – Thurs.  7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 3 – Tues.  5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Pre Teen Hip Hop 3 – Thurs.  8:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 1 – Fri.  7:15 – 8:15 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 2 – Thurs.  8:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Teen Hip Hop 3 – Tues.  6:00 – 7:00 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

  • Pre Jazz – Thurs.  6:30 – 7:15 pm
  • Jazz 1 (age 7-9) – Thurs.  6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Jazz 1 (age 10 & up) – Tues.  6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Jazz 2 – Wed.  6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Jazz 3 – Tues.  7:45 – 8:45 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

  • Pre Teen Lyrical (age 10-12) – Fri.  6:15 – 7:15 pm
  • Teen Lyrical 1 – Wed.  7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Teen Lyrical 2 – Wed.  8:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Junior Company Lyrical – Tues.  5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Intermediate/Senior Company Lyrical – Tues.  7:00 – 8:00 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 (age 11 & up) – Mon.  5:00 – 5:45 pm
  • Musical Theatre (age 7 – 10) – Tues.  6:15 – 7:00 pm
  • Musical Theatre (age 11 & up) – Thurs.  8:15 – 9:00 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

  • Pre Pointe – Wed  4:30 – 5:00 pm
  • Pointe – Wed.  6:15 – 7:00 pm

Little Leapers and Kinder Leapers

Leap, tumble and twirl in our introductory dance program for 3 and 4 year olds!  Both the Little Leapers and the Kinder Leapers classes include Ballet, Jazz, and Acrobatics in a 45 minute class.  Similar in its content but different in the approach to teaching it, Little Leapers is for 3 year olds and Kinder Leapers is for age 4. Children are taught the fundamentals of dance and also how to work with rhythm and timing in music.

Little Leapers and Kinder Leapers Schedule

  • Little Leapers (age 3) – Sat.  10:00 – 10:45 am
  • Kinder Leapers (age 4) – Sat.  10:45 – 11:30 am
  • Kinder Leapers (age 4)  – Sat.  11:15 – 12:00 pm
  •  Kinder Leapers (age 4) – Wed.  4:45 – 5:30 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

  • Pre Tap – Tues.  5:15 – 6:00 pm
  • Tap 1 (age 7-9) – Fri.  5:15 – 6:15 pm
  • Tap 1 (age 10 & up) – Thurs.  7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Tap 2 – Tues.  6:45 – 7:45 pm

You & Me

This program is for the child who loves music and dance. It is an interactive program for 2-year-olds 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.

You & Me Schedule

Summer session schedule coming soon.