CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

JiggleJams (6-36 months)

Mondays or Wednesdays 9:30-10:15am

JiggleJams is a 45 minute parent/child music class which helps establish the building blocks of language, socialization and movement. You’ll be singing, clapping and bouncing along with your child as the class explores the magic of making music as a tribe!

Class Attire: Comfortable clothing and either socks or barefoot

Teacher: Mr. Cole

Shakin’ Storytime (3-5 years)

Mondays or Wednesdays 10:30-11:15am

Shakin’ Storytime is an interactive music and movement class in which students explore both original and adapted stories. Students will become superheroes one week and take a tour around Chicago the next week - all by using the power of their imaginations!

Class Attire: Comfortable clothing and either socks or barefoot

Teacher: Mr. Cole

WERQ (Adult)

Mondays 11:30am-12:15pm

WERQ is a fiercely-fun cardio dance fitness workout based on pop, rock, and hip-hop music. The signature WERQ warm-up previews the dance steps used in class and the WERQ cool down includes balance and yoga- inspired poses.

Class Attire: Athletic wear and either supportive athletic shoes or jazz sneakers

Teacher: Ms. Angie

Ballet Fitness (Adult)

Wednesdays 11:30am-12:15pm

Ballet Fitness is designed to tone, strengthen, stretch and challenge your muscles. The class will include some posture and alignment work, flexibility exercises and yoga inspired movements to help sculpt your body by elongating and toning the muscles.

Class Attire: Form-fitting athletic wear and ballet shoes

Teacher: Ms. Tiffany

Dance With Somebody (6-36 months)

Mondays 2:30-3:15pm

These classes give you the wonderful opportunity of dancing and moving with your child - helping them to further develop balancing skills, flexibility, strength, and independence.

Class Attire: Comfortable clothing and either socks or barefoot

Teacher: Ms. Tiffany

Pre-Ballet (3-5 years)

Wednesdays 2:30-3:15pm

This class will allow students to focus on classical ballet foundations by instilling physical positions and technique as well as basic ballet vocabulary. Students will explore musicality through use of classical ballet movements and will learn coordination and muscle memory through choreographic technique.

Class Attire: Leotard, tights, and ballet shoes

Teacher: Ms. Tiffany

Classics and Rhythm (3-5 years)

Mondays 3:30-4:15pm

Students will be introduced to classical ballet steps and vocabulary terms. Ballet will teach physical connection, hand-eye coordination, strength and flexibility, and a basic understanding of fluid motion verses energetic motion. The students will also explore basic rhythmic timing, while expanding on syncopation and unison, through tap dancing.

Class Attire: Leotard, tights, ballet shoes, and tap shoes

Teacher: Ms. Tiffany

On Broadway (6-10 years)

Wednesdays 3:30-4:15pm

Students in this class will build foundations of Broadway jazz. Class will focus on technique of turns, jumps and leaps, flexibility and lyricism. Students will learn various styles from Fosse to Astaire to Blankenbuehler. Guest artists from Broadway and Equity theater will make visits throughout the session.

Class Attire: Leotard, tights, and jazz shoes

Teacher: Ms. Tiffany