Summerland School of Dance

778-870-8149

9316 Jubilee Rd E, Summerland, BC V0H 1Z5

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WHAT CLASSES ARE RIGHT FOR YOU?

 

KINDER/PRIMARY

For young dancers ages 3-6 to explore movement and music. The most recommended styles to start with are Jazz and Ballet, as they are the foundation of all dance.

JUNIOR

For Beginner dancers ages 6-9 to work on their technical training. No experience necessary. It is encouraged that dancers take ballet in addition to any class.

INTERMEDIATE B

B is for beginner. These classes are intended for new and less experienced dancers or more recreational students ages 9-12. Little or no experience acceptable. It is encouraged that dancers take ballet in addition to any class.

INTERMEDIATE A

A is for advanced. These classes are intended for serious and experienced dancers ages 11-13. A minimum of two years training is highly recommended. It is encouraged that dancers take ballet in addition to any class.

TEEN

For beginner students. These classes are intended for new and less experienced dancers or more recreational students ages 12 and up. It is recommended that students with little or no experience take teen classes when available. It is encouraged that dancers take ballet in addition to any class.

SENIOR

For advanced dancers. These classes are intended for serious and experienced dancers ages 14+. A minimum of four years serious training is highly recommended. It is encouraged that dancers take ballet in addition to any class.

DANCE TEAM

Dance Team is for committed serious dancers, striving to be the best they can be! Dance Team students must take Ballet and Technique classes as well as Dance Team Choreography. Jazz and Lyrical are highly recommended. Dance Team competes at three competitions in the spring around the Okanagan. Dance Team is by invitation only.

COMPETITIVE CLASSES (NOT DANCE TEAM)

The competitive classes on Fridays are available to all dancers. Dancers must be committed and focused for all competitive classes and must take the corresponding recreational class throughout the week. For example: if a Senior dancer would like to take Competitive Senior Hip Hop they must also take Senior Hip Hop to further their technique. Competitive classes will compete at three competitions in the spring around the Okanagan. The instructor reserves the right to let any students know they are not ready for competitive classes.

ACRO TRICKS

A class designed for Acro students to help further their training. This class is to be taken in conjunction with a regular Acro class. Students are provided with the time, space, and assistance to focus on difficult Acro tricks that they are struggling with on a more individual basis.